Kruger National Park: The Legend

Kruger National Park.

Kruger Safari – The Kruger National Park is the largest game reserves in Africa. It was established in 1898 as a conservation area and opened its gates for the first time to the public in 1927. The Kruger Park is the second largest nature reserve in South Africa, covering about 2 million hectares – almost 19, 000 square km. It is 350 kilometres long from North to South and 60 kilometres wide from East to West.

A Kruger safari is your opportunity to see why millions of visitors from all over the world come to the Kruger Park to enjoy a tour with its abundance of wildlife, fauna and flora. A Kruger safari takes you on a journey through the heart of Africa’s flagship.

The best time of the year for your Kruger tour is all year round. Winter months is from April to September. Water is restricted to rivers and waterholes; visibility is also good as the vegetation is less dense. A Kruger tour in the summer-time however is just as great. From October to March is hot and humid due to the summer thunder storms and rains, but viewing the Big 5 (Elephant, Buffalo, Rhino Lion and Leopard) and bird watching is excellent. The best animal sightings on a Kruger tour is in the early morning and late afternoon when the animals is most active.  A Kruger Safari in November and December is a must!

Why book with us?

Booking with Campfire Safaris gives you the security of knowing that your holiday is in the hands of an established, professional company with an excellent reputation.
We conduct your Kruger safari personally in closed luxury, air-conditioned vehicle. You will stay over in the semi-luxury chalets available in the Kruger Park’s many camps. These chalets have en-suite bathrooms and air conditioning and each of the units is serviced daily. You will enjoy meals either prepared by your safari guide or in one of the restaurants.

Should you prefer a luxury safari, we check you in at one of the many private lodges on a full board basis in the Sabi Sands or the Timbavati private safari reserves, which forms all part of the Greater Kruger Park. Here you will be guided on an open 4×4 safari vehicle by the safari rangers of the private lodge                                                                                                                                                                                             Our extensive knowledge of the Kruger National Park, Victoria Falls, Botswana and other safari destinations puts us in a position to offer unbiased advice and recommend the best destinations, as we are not affiliated to any lodge.

Save you endless hours of online research.

Save you the need to choose between multiple options and suggest places and activities that will match your interests and those of your children!
Provide answers to your questions and addressing your concerns about your Kruger Tour.

Relieve you of the effort of handling the itinerary, bookings and other logistics for your Safari.

more info

info@campfiresafaris.co.za