Budget Kruger Explorer


An incredible budget Kruger safari offering the comfort and highlights of the Kruger National Park. On this safari, guests stay in Hazyview at the popular Gecko Lodge or similar. Gecko Lodge is situated near Phabeni gate making access into the park quick and efficient. The package includes transportation, all game drives conducted in open 4X4 safari vehicles inside the Kruger National Park and dinner, bed and breakfast.


A profession driver will collect you from your hotel in Johannesburg on the morning of your departure. All transfers are done in a luxury air-conditioned vehicle.

Upon arrival in Hazyview, guests will check into Gecko Lodge (or similar if not available). The lodge offers, rooms are ensuite and each room has its own unique theme. All rooms have a view either over gardens. The lodge has a pool to relax at after a great day game viewing.

Our guides are highly trained professionals equipped with knowledge on virtually every living species in the park, and will provide you with an insightful, unforgettable and enjoyable experience. You will be in an open 4×4 game vehicle, so please bring a hat, sunscreen and appropriate clothing.


Please note that the Kruger Park charges a daily Conservation fee for each person entering the park. The cost of this fee is not included in the rates indicated for this safari, currently the rate per person is R304.00 until 31st October 2017, there after R328.00 from 1st November 2017 per day. However, upon making the reservation this can be included in the total safari price and then paid in advance to make it easier when on holiday.


Included in this safari:

Accommodation at Gecko Lodge or similar

Breakfast and Dinner

1 Full Day game drive

1 Half day game drive

Road transfer to Johannesburg

Entry fees to all areas stipulated

Services of a Professional Safari Guide

Excluded from this safari:

Kruger Park Conservation Fees

Items of a personal nature

Lunch and drinks

Services not mentioned in the program

Travel insurance and medical repatriation


Additional nights

Accommodation changes

Terms & conditions apply (read more here).