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Kruger National Park

#1 of 23 things to do in Nelspruit Features Animals
Malalan Gate, Nelspruit 1350, South Africa
+27 12 426 5000
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Full-Day Kruger National Park Safari
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Malalan Gate, Nelspruit 1350, South Africa
+27 12 426 5000
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We love the Kruger National Park, but all the toilet facilities are disgusting and need to be upgraded!

Thank charll_v2016
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was a full success. Obviously, it is nature and you are either lucky or you see no wild animals. Anyway, on that day, We were definitely lucky. With not too much time in our hand, we only made it to a little part of...More

Thank AristotLiz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kruger National Park has been our holiday destination since I can remember...my opinion...2 weeks in Kruger is a must...no better place to unwind (which takes time) and to become one with nature. We normally visit the south of the park and enjoy staying in different...More

Thank StressFree1234
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to the Kruger National Park a few times and have seen incredible wildlife during every visit!!!! It is a diverse, beautiful and unforgettable experience with a huge variety of animals, reptiles and bird life! Lions walk up to the car, leopads doze...More

Thank Maché v
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As far as non-bank breaking game reserves go in South Africa you would be hard pressed to beat Kruger National Park. We had good service from the gate staff in Malelane. Saw a small heard of elephant within five minutes of the gate. Over the...More

Thank Bradelz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We started our day at the Crocodile gate. You have to make sure to come as soon as the gate opens. In May it was at 6am. The most chance to see any animals is it the first 3 hours. By then we came to...More

Thank Lenka H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Kruger park is the true Kruger treasure. Try the detour roads and give yourself time to wander and take your time.

Thank John W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I went to Kruger (Self-drive) and had the absolute best first day, despite not seeing any cats.. We saw elephants, zebras, giraffes, buffalo, hippo, crocodiles exc exc.. Was so beautiful to see the animals in their natural habitat! However, on the second...More

Thank Jess T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Kruger National park is huge and contains an amazing variety of wildlife. We saw lions with a kill, hyenas stalking them, and absolutely loads of elephants; a group of about 30 walking along a dried up river bed. No rain at Kruger for years!...More

Thank Betty L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We flew in to Nelspruit airport and rented a car from there. Our first stop after entering from Numbi Gate was Pretoriuskop. The rondavel (bungalow) was simple but adequate with it's own kitchen, bathroom and braai. Utensils were provided. We drove down to Crocodile Bridge...More

Thank Lenn831
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Ellen G
What is the weather like the begining of October?
17 May 2017|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
September & October best for game viewing - grass flattened or absent, no water lying in bush meaning animals have to visit main rivers and artificial waterholes. Trees in flower. Not too hot.
what is the best Time to visit South Africa.. we r planning either Sept or Oct? please advise
15 May 2017|
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Response from Kirtiseth | Reviewed this property |
I loved the time we visited - in April. We got some rain but nothing that impacted our trip. And it wasn't too hot to get about. It can get a bit chilly but I think we had unseasonaly hot weather.
I am planning a family trip to Kruger around May 2018. I would like some recommendations on staying in the park for possibly 3 nights. Basic is all that is required...their will be 2 adults 3 children 18,16,13. Thanks Al
25 April 2017|
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Response from janesharo88 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in crocodile camp, it was very good, clean and friendly, no restaurant but cooking yourself is fun. We did go into Lower Sabi camp and we would choose that if we went back as it's on the river, so lots of animal... More