Kruger Explorer Self Drive


An incredible self-drive packaged safari to the Hazyview area of the Kruger National Park. On this packaged safari, guests stay at the popular Hippo Hollow Lodge or similar, situated near Hazyview on a half board basis. The package includes all game drives are conducted in open 4X4 safari vehicles inside the Kruger National Park. Package excludes all transportation; guest will use their own vehicle.


Upon arrival in Hazyview, guests will check into Hippo Hollow Country Estate (or similar if not available), which is situated near the Phabeni Gate. The lodge is a 3 star establishment, rooms are air-conditioned and ensuite. All rooms have a view either over gardens or the Sabi River. The estate has two swimming pools and a restaurant where all the breakfasts and suppers are included. On particular evenings in the hotel, guests are treated to a Shangaan supper and entertainment. A hotel upgrade is available at a surcharge.

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.

Details on game drives are as follows:

  • 1 night stay-1 X half day game drive
  • 2 nights stay- 1 X half day and 1 x full day game drive
  • 3 nights stay -1 X half day and 2 X full day game drives
  • 4 nights stay-1 x half day and 3 x full day game drives


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 Hippo Hollow or similar

Breakfast and supper

Daily game drive in 4×4 safari vehicles (if staying longer than 1 day)

Half day game drive in 4×4 vehicles

Services of a Professional Safari Guide

Entry fees to all areas stipulated

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).