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Arrival (See Getting There for more details)

Arrival (See Getting There for more details)

  • You'll be collected from the airport.
  • Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.

Day 1-2

Try to Spot the Rare White Lion

Try to Spot the Rare White Lion

You'll fly into the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve on a scheduled flight from Johannesburg. On arrival, you'll be met and transferred to the lodge. Spend two nights exploring this reserve which forms part of the Greater Kruger Park and offers spectacular game viewing.

You may even be lucky enough to spot one of the rarest sightings in the animal kingdom, the rare white lion which only occurs naturally in very few places in the world, Timbavati is one of those places.

Main Destination:
Timbavati Nature Reserve (Greater Kruger)
Best Time to Visit May to September (Dry season)
High Season October to March (It rarely gets crowded)
Best Weather Apr-May and Sep-Oct (Sunny and little rain)

Wildlife in Timbavati NR

ElephantCommon
GiraffeCommon
LionCommon
LeopardCommon
CheetahCommon
ZebraCommon
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BuffaloCommon
HippoCommon
HyenaCommon
White RhinoOccasional
Black RhinoVery Rare
Accommodation:
Kings Camp
  • Luxury+ lodge located inside Timbavati NR
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)

Day 3-4

Search for Leopards

Search for Leopards

Depart Timbavati by road to Sabi Sands Reserve. Most of the transfer is through the park so it is also a game drive. You will spend the next two nights at the luxurious Leopard Hills. You will get to explore the incredible Sabi Sands Reserve where game viewing is of extremely high quality. This area is known for its leopard sightings as is the lodge, hence its name.

Main Destination:
Sabi Sand Game Reserve (Greater Kruger)
Best Time to Visit May to September (Dry season)
High Season October to March (It can get a bit busy)
Best Weather Apr-May and Sep-Oct (Mild and little rain)

Wildlife in Sabi Sands

ElephantCommon
GiraffeCommon
LionCommon
LeopardCommon
CheetahCommon
ZebraCommon
Show more
BuffaloCommon
HippoCommon
HyenaCommon
White RhinoOccasional
Black RhinoVery Rare
Accommodation:
Leopard Hills
  • Luxury+ lodge located inside Leopard Hills GR
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • All drinks (Premium wines & liquors might be excluded)

Day 5

Departure

Departure

This morning after breakfast, you are transferred to the airstrip for your flight back to Johannesburg Airport where your 5-day safari experience ends.

Main Destination:
Johannesburg Airport (Johannesburg)
Accommodation:
No accommodation (End of tour)
Meals & Drinks:
  • Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included)
  • Drinks not included

End of tour (See Getting There for more details)

End of tour (See Getting There for more details)

  • Additional accommodation can be arranged for an extra cost.
  • You'll be dropped off at the airport.
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  • This tour is offered by Discover Africa Safaris, not SafariBookings.
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  • If you request changes to this tour, the advertised rates will likely change.
  • Rates include a fixed budget for flights during this tour. If flights cost more, your quote will reflect this.
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