Looking at one of the many Kruger National Park game lodges to have your honeymoon, or are you toying with the idea of whisking your entire family away this winter on a once-in-a-lifetime holiday to the Kruger National Park? They say that the best kinds of holidays are those in which you can expect the unexpected and that’s exactly what you can expect from a Kruger National Park getaway. To give you a taste – we’ve highlighted 2 things you’re guaranteed to expect when visiting one of Kruger National Park’s most renowned and world-celebrated game lodges.
#1 The Authentic “Big 5” Game Drive Experience
If you’ve never experienced an authentic game drive in the Kruger National Park, then you’re in for an absolute treat. While there are many highlights to visiting the Kruger, the most obvious one is the priceless experience of coming only metres away from some of the rarest and most dangerous wildlife in the world. Game drives have something to offer everyone. An exciting and huge part of your game lodge experience, each morning and evening, you will be led deep into the bush by African Shangaan trackers and skilled game rangers in open 4×4 Land Rovers. There are no fences in the Kruger National Park, which means that Kruger’s wildlife roam freely. You will experience close encounters with the Big 5 and a number of other wild animals, making for incredible photographic opportunities.
#2 Entertainment and Adventure Never Sleep
If you thought Kruger National Park game lodges just offer wildlife viewing, you’re in for a big surprise. Because the weather in the Kruger is subtropical, no matter what season you choose to visit, you are sure to experience adrenalin-pumping adventure and non-stop fun and entertainment. For those looking to unwind and de-stress from the city, they can enjoy swimming, nature walks and indulging in luxury body massages and beauty therapy treatments at the Spa. For those looking for a faster pace, they can go horse riding, survival and lion tracking and golfing.
Ranking high on bucket lists throughout the globe – the Kruger National Park promises a combination of every kind of holiday all-in-one, and it never disappoints. Evenings at game lodges are always surreal and if you’ve never had the rare opportunity of eating African cuisine, running over hot coals, and learning to drum with the sounds of lions roaring in the distance, then this is going to be your moment. Of course, kids are welcome and depending on the game lodge you choose, you can even find babysitters, kids’ safaris and kids’ entertainment.
The leading holiday destination, the Kruger National Park is Africa’s oldest established and best-maintained wildlife park on planet Earth. An all-year-round holiday hot spot, the Kruger is home to the most exclusive private game lodges in the world. If you’re looking for the perfect game lodge where you can sleep in luxury suites, experience magnificent game viewing and non-stop adventure and entertainment, and indulge in chef-prepared gourmet meals and award-winning wines, then look no further than the “Jewel of the Kruger National Park” – Lukimbi Safari Lodge.