9 Day Mafuri Package
Places you will visit:This African travel package includes: Masahtu Main Camp in Botswana, Pafuri Camp in northern Kruger National Park, Mala Main Camp in the Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve - South Africa
Suitability: This African travel package is perfect for families, honeymooners or travelers in search of peace of tranquility in the midst of the African bush.
Note: This package is based on arrival in the Limpopo Valley Airfield or Pont Drift Border Post and departure from Mala Mala Main Camp. Talk to your Siyabona Consultant.
View spectacular wildlife while relaxing at some of Africa's finest establishments.
Days 1 - 3: Mashatu Main Camp, BotswanaView Lodge
On day one, you transfer from Limpopo Valley Airfield or Pont Drift Border Post to Mashatu Main Camp where you will be accommodated for 3 nights on a fully inclusive basis, excluding drinks, curios and all items of a personal nature.
Mashatu Main Camp is located in the remote eastern corner of Botswana, at the confluence of the Limpopo and Shashe Rivers, in an area known historically as the Tuli Enclave - a diverse wilderness of savannah, riverine forests, marshland, open plains and sandstone outcrops.
This area is home to no less than 7 of Africa's giants: the African Elephant, the Lion, the Giraffe, the Baobab Tree, the Eland, the Ostrich and the Kori Bustard. Game viewing in Africa in open 4-wheel drive vehicles, guided by expert rangers and experienced trackers, is one of the highlights of your stay.
With up to 350 bird species, and wildlife such as Eland, Lion, Cheetah, Elephant, Impala, Wildebeest, Giraffe and Zebra what more could you ask for. At night you must be lucky enough to see the Bat-eared fox, African wildcat and the magnificent Leopard.
Accommodation: Mashatu Main Camp can accommodate 28 guests in insect proof luxury suites, each with a large comfortable en-suite bathroom. French doors open onto the African bush where guests can relax and savour the sights and smells of the bush. There is a magnificent viewing deck directly off the bar or "gin trap" together with an elevated lounge overlooking the waterhole.
Days 4 - 6: Pafuri Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa
After breakfast depart Mashatu Main Camp with a road transfer to Pafuri Camp in the Northern Kruger National Park. Pafuri Camp will accommodate you for 3 nights on a fully inclusive basis, excluding drinks, curios and all items of a personal nature.
Pafuri Camp is situated on the northern bank of the Luvuvhu River within lush riverine forest. The area is home to all the Kruger animal species, such as the Big Five, and various species of antelope and birdlife.
On the morning and afternoon activities, guests may choose from a range of options, including game and nature drives in open 4x4 vehicles; night drives throughout the concession (north of the Luvuvhu), birding walks and foot safaris all accompanied by an armed guide. Alternatively you can relax in this luxury camp environment.
Accommodation: Guests are hosted in 20 luxurious thatched tents that are raised off the ground on wooden walkways. There are 6 family tents, which are able to sleep families of up to 4 under one roof. The rooms feature 220v lighting, an en-suite bathroom with hot and cold running water and an additional "outside" shower.
Day 7 and 8: MalaMala Main Camp, Sabi Sand Game ReserveView Lodge
After your morning activity and breakfast, you will depart Pafuri Camp for your air transfer to MalaMala Main Camp in the Sabi Sands area. At MalaMala Main Camp, 2 nights accommodation has been reserved for you on a fully inclusive basis, excluding drinks, curios and all items of a personal nature.
MalaMala Game Reserve, the first private photographic safari destination in South Africa, offers an authentic African safari experience. Situated on the largest tract of land within the Sabi Sand Game Reserve and sharing a common boundary with the world famous Kruger National Park, MalaMala offers incredible sightings of Africa's wildlife.
You will have the chance to see a variety of wildlife under the guidance of professional rangers and trackers. The rangers are highly qualified, formally trained men who are thoroughly conversant with all aspects of ecology.
Accommodation: Understated luxury and tranquillity are synonymous with each of the 18 rooms at Mala Mala Main Camp (including a disabled unit and family rooms). Each room is furnished with every amenity, including 'his' and 'hers' bathrooms, 24 hour temperature control, mini bar, room safe and a private deck with magnificent panoramic views of the surrounding bush. There is a swimming pool, room service, a complimentary laundry service, wine cellar, bush gym, bar, library and safari boutique.
Day 9: Depart
After your morning activity and breakfast depart MalaMala Main Camp.