The 2-night/3-day Tent Kruger safari offers guests a real African safari experience, staying in rustic but comfortable accommodation in the legendary treehouses at Marc’s Treehouse Lodge. The lodge is located in Motlala Game Reserve which forms part of the Greater Kruger National Park.
Marc’s Treehouse Lodge is located in the Motlala Game Reserve which is home to 3 of the Big 5 (rhino, buffalo and leopard) and an abundance of antelope. Motlala Game Reserve falls within the Greater Kruger National Park and is ideally located to the iconic Kruger Park and the major tourist attractions of the Hoedspruit region. The canvas safari tents are tucked away in a woodland grove with the sights, sounds and scents of the wild African bush creating an authentic safari experience. Each safari tent is fully-equipped for comfort and convenience, including electric fans and mosquito nets. Guests enjoy watching the parade of animals that come down to the Klaserie River on their private wooden deck overlook the Klaserie River .
Day 1 - Johannesburg to Kruger National Park (5 hours/ 388 kilometres)
Guests are collected from OR Tambo International Airport or a pre-arranged hotel/guest lodge within the city precinct of Johannesburg or Pretoria. The route to the Kruger National Park in the Mpumalanga Province takes you from the wide-open spaces of the Highveld, down the escarpment and through the scenic Lowveld region. Stopover for lunch along the way (own expense). Arrive at Marc’s Treehouse Lodge mid-day; book into your accommodation, freshen up and rest. Depart at 17h00 for a sunset safari tour of Motlala Game Reserve. Return for a star-lit dinner around the boma at the lodge. Includes: Dinner
Day 2 - Kruger National Park
Wake up early (5h30-6h00) for a full-day safari tour of the Kruger National Park, stopping at a popular rest camp for lunch. Return to Marc’s Treehouse Lodge late afternoon. Another magical night spent around the boma enjoying an authentic African meal. Included: Breakfast and dinner
Day 3 - Keurger Park - Johannesburg
Wake up early and set off with a professional safari guide for a 1-hour sunrise bush walk along the Klaserie River. Return to the lodge for a hearty breakfast. Depart mid-morning for your return trip to Johannesburg; travelling via the Panorama Route to see the beautiful Three Rondavels. Stop for a bite to eat and refreshments along the way. Arrive late-afternoon (17h00) in Johannesburg; drop-off at OR Tambo International Airport or your hotel or guest lodge.