Embanking one of the Kruger National Park's few perennial rivers is the Lower Sabie game camp. With its soothing riverine views and Lebombo-Mountain-skyline in the background, this camp is an exhibition of the natural wealth of this area.
The Wild Olive Tree Camp is right here on the border of the Kruger National Park at the Orpen and Manyelti Gate where a unique project has been established.A semi-luxury tented camp with spacious cottage tents was built and is operated by members of the
Satara rest camp owes its bustling demeanour to its 200+ person accommodation, a community of campers set out in a series circles in the middle of the Kruger National Park.
The Kruger National Park's largest rest camp, as well as its administrative headquarters, Skukuza is situated on the southern banks of the Sabie River. Well foliaged, with lofty trees along the river's edge.
Distinct thatched peaks that peep over the tree-line and flashes of burnt orange through lush Leadwood trees signal guests’ arrival at Hoyo Hoyo Safari Lodge, set on the banks of the Mluwati River in the heart of the Kruger National Park.
Kruger Park Holidays - Kruger National Park & Lowveld Tourism, Mpumalanga
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The Mpumalanga Lowveld is home to the Kruger National Park, the largest game reserve in South Africa - a wildlife sanctuary like no other, and considered the crown jewel of the country's national parks. Covering nearly 2 million hectares of land, the Kruger National Park stretches for 352 kilometres from north to south along the Mozambique border, and lies across the provinces of Mpumalanga and Limpopo in the north of South Africa, just south of Zimbabwe and west of Mozambique.
Most of the Kruger National Park, is situated in the Lowveld, the land of baobabs, fever trees, knob thorns, marula and mopane trees, and it's in this open woodland interspersed with long grass in which you'll find the Big Five - lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard and rhino, the birding Big Six, and more species of mammals than any other African game reserve.
In the truly wild northern part of the Kruger National Park there are less animals than in the southern parts of the Kruger Park, but in the north you'll be rewarded by the sight of the magnificent baobab trees that dominate the landscape.
You can do a Kruger Park self-drive safari or a guided safari tour, which will take you to picnic sites, waterholes and hides. Other exciting options include Kruger Park walking safaris, Kruger Park mountain bike trails and Kruger Park 4x4 trails.
The capital of the Kruger National Park is Skukuza, the Kruger National Park's largest rest camp and administrative headquarters. Skukuza is situated on the southern banks of the Sabie River, and boosts some of the finest bush lodge and tented accommodation in the Kruger National Park .
Visit towns in the Kruger National Park & Lowveld area:
Kruger National Park, Sabi Sands - privately owned safari game reserve lying adjacent to the Kruger National Park.
Kruger Park, Malelane - use the Malelane Gate to enter Kruger Park (5km from Kruger Park)
Kruger National Park, Komatipoort - lies just 8kms from the Crocodile Bridge gate into the Kruger National Park.
Kruger National Park. Hazyview - 16km from Kruger Park Numbi Gate, and 12km from Kruger Park Phabeni Gate.
Kruger Park, Marloth Park - enter the Kruger Park via Crocodile Bridge Gate 14kms or Malelane Gate 35kms.
Kruger National Park, White River - 59.4km (47 minutes) from the Kruger Park Phabeni Gate via R40
Kruger National Park, Nelspruit - enter the Kruger Park through the Malelane Gate via N4 - 67.2 km (45 minutes)
Note: If you choose accommodation in the Kruger Park, it should be remembered that this is a malaria region - please consult your doctor or travel clinic for advice on how best to protect your family.
Kruger Park Accommodation - Mpumalanga
Considered the crown jewel of SA National Parks, the Kruger National Park is the largest game reserve in South Africa. Covering nearly 2 million hectares, the Kruger Park lies along the Mozambique border, and across the provinces of Mpumalanga and Limpopo, just south of Zimbabwe and west of Mozambique.
Situated in the Lowveld, the land of baobabs trees, the Kruger National Park is rated as the ultimate safari experience, and offers visitors the chance to see the Big Five and the birding Big Six on a self-drive or as a guided tour, which will take you to picnic sites, waterholes and hides. Other exciting options include Kruger Park walking safaris, Kruger Park mountain bike trails and Kruger Park 4x4 trails.
Kruger National Park Accommodation, Mpumalanga:
Stay in the capital of the Kruger Park - Skukuza, which boosts some of the finest Kruger Park accommodation (self catering and catered).
Overnight in Kruger Park Safari lodges or for longer stays, try Kruger Park budget accommodation which is plentiful at this gateway to the Kruger National Park, where guests can enjoy watching game roam right into their gardens.
Find suitable accommodation in Kruger Park area towns:
Kruger National Park, Sabi Sands - Private Kruger Park Game Reserve accommodation lying adjacent to the Kruger National Park.
Kruger Park, Malelane - Kruger Park safari accommodation, and Kruger National Park game lodge accommodation. Use the Malelane Gate to enter (5km from Kruger Park)
Kruger National Park, Komatipoort - Kruger National Park Guest House accommodation, or Kruger Park Self Catering accommodation - .8kms from the Kruger Park Crocodile Bridge Gate.
Kruger National Park, Hazyview -Kruger Park accommodation - .
1 - 6km from Kruger Park Numbi Gate, and 12km from Kruger Park Phabeni Gate.
Kruger Park, Marloth Park -Kruger Park Game Reserve accommodation, via Crocodile Bridge Gate - 14kms, or Malelane Gate - 35kms.
Kruger National Park & Lowveld, White River - Kruger Park Game Lodge accommodation 59.4km (47 minutes) from the Kruger Park Phabeni Gate via R40.
Kruger National Park, Nelspruit - Lowveld, Kruger National Park Guest House accommodation, and Kruger Park Self Catering accommodation - Enter the Kruger Park through the Malelane Gate via N4 - 67.2 km (45 minutes)
If you have difficulty finding accommodation in Kruger National Park Mpumalanga, you may consider accommodation in the Kruger National Park Limpopo Province.
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