The Northern provinces of South Africa offer not only the world renowned BIG 5 Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, but also include some of the very best activities and experiences exploring the outdoors in South Africa. This Journey includes so many pictureque natural scenes and one explore a bit more of rugged South Africa, but end and begin your days with the comfort of suitable lodging.
From visiting the smallest of South Africa’s provinces, but also one of the richest in local history, to the lowveld area resting at the foot of the Northern Drakensberg Mountains.
Your routing include the scenic drive with many view points on the Panorama Route, also once voted one of the most scenic routes in the world. The Panorama Route connects the Lowveld and the spectacular Drakensberg, sandwiched between the Kruger National Park and the Highlands Meander. The route features sensational views of breath-taking natural wonders, fascinating rock formations, impressive waterfalls, scenic hiking trails, and a myriad of fauna and flora. The quaint little town of Graskop serves as the gateway to this wonderful route. Panorama’s undoubtable highlight is the verdant splendour of Blyde River Canyon, one of the world’s largest green canyons featuring lush subtropical vegetation. Some other popular natural attractions along the route include: the spectacular Lisbon, Berlin, and Mac Mac Falls, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, the Three Rondavels and the astonishing God’s Window. Don’t miss the world-famous Kruger National Park and the picturesque gold rush town of Pilgrim’s Rest, a historic living museum.
Kruger National Park stretch over more than two million hectares, the Kruger National Park is one of the world’s largest game reserves and a truly remarkable destination. Owing to its exceptional size, visitors are able to experience fantastic diversity – from changing scenery and ecosystems to an impressive array of animals, plant life and birdlife. The park is home to over 130 mammals and over 500 bird species. Visitors can look forward to learning about the area’s prehistoric past, enjoying a host of accommodation options, and viewing abundant wildlife including the famed Big Five. The diversity sheer density of wildlife makes Kruger National Park an unforgettable and potentially life-changing experience.