This African vacation is perfect for the whole family! Begin your tour in the malaria-free reserves of Madikwe where you can enjoy day and night game drives. In Southern Kruger, get up close to the African Big Five animals while you stay in elegant safari accommodations. End your tour on the pristine islands and beaches of Mauritius, soaking in the sun and enjoying a host of watersports at a luxury resort.
Plan a perfect family-friendly safari tour that accommodates all your interests and preferences. Our experts are happy to make recommendations and create a tailor-made tour – just get in touch!
Visit one of South Africa’s prime safari destinations! Madikwe Game Reserve is one of the few malaria-free reserves in southern Africa.
Jaci’s Safari Lodge: Day and Night Game Drives Jaci’s Safari Lodge offer a variety of exceptional safari activities, providing one of the best ways to experience the natural wonders of the Madikwe Game Reserve. You can opt for the game drives with expert guides where you can explore the diverse and game-rich reserve at leisure. Pursue your photography passion either on a safari or in the submerged Terrapin Hide, which is accessible via an underwater tunnel and offers a truly unique game-viewing and photographic experience. If you are travelling with children, Jaci’s offers a range of activities and child-friendly amenities for all ages to keep the little ones busy. You can also explore parts of Madikwe on foot in a walking safari or be part of conservation efforts through on-the-ground wildlife conservation efforts taking place in the greater Madikwe Game Reserve. Something for everyone!
Jamala Madikwe Royal Safari Lodge: Game Drives Search for the Big Five and experience wonderful game drives in the early morning when the animals are particularly active and in the late afternoon when the sun paints incredible colors on the horizon.
Kruger National Park is the epitome of safari experience in Africa, rich with its lion prides, elephant herds and thousands of other animals, against shifting backdrops of savanna, forests, rivers and mountains.
Thornybush Simbambili: Game drives, Bush Walks Enjoy exhilarating game in a private game reserve, or lace up your boots for a walk into the bushveld, all arranged by the lodge. Experience the thrill of riding through open savannah grasslands teeming with wildlife. The Reserve offers sightings of South Africa’s Big Five, your iconic African safari experience. Look out for prides of lions, solitary leopards, herds of elephants and Cape buffalo, as well as rhinos. Watch herds of wildebeest, impala and kudu run along the parklands, alongside your safari jeep. The bush walk experience in the company of your local guide is just as exciting. Expect to find flocks of birds and unique bush plants as you walk along the lake by the game lodge. If you’re lucky, you could catch the African fish eagle in action. Spot Cape starlings, jacanas, giant kingfishers, storks and herons along the lakefront. (Shared Activity & Transfer; Fitness Level: Easy; Please bring comfortable hiking shoes, sunglasses & sun hats; and don’t forget your camera and binoculars).
A tropical treat! Surrounded by the Indian Ocean, the Mauritius Islands consist of two large and several small islands, the largest island being the capital, Port Louis.
Helicopter Sightseeing in Mauritius – 30 mins Take an exhilarating flight over Mauritius that unveils its remarkable sights and scenery on the Helicopter Sightseeing tour. The aerial panoramic view of the crystal-clear lagoons, pristine beaches, and lush rolling sugarcane fields will be sights that imprint themselves on your mind. It is one of the most thrilling ways to get acquainted with this tropical paradise and guarantees a truly uplifting experience. Take this amazing experience up a notch on a private tour that inclusive of a sumptuous gourmet lunch at a world-class restaurant.
Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation and other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.
Accommodation in one double room for 12 days / 11 nights.
Meals as indicated
The following flights in economy class unless otherwise specified:
Johannesburg – Madikwe
Federal Air Charter: Madikwe – Johannesburg
Johannesburg – Southern Kruger
Southern Kruger – Johannesburg
Johannesburg – Mauritius
All activities as indicated:
Madikwe: Jaci’s Safari Lodge: Day and Night Game Drives
Madikwe: Jamala Madikwe Royal Safari Lodge: Game Drives
Southern Kruger: Thornybush Simbambili: Game drives, Bush Walks
Southern Kruger: Activities at Londolozi Varty Camp
Mauritius: Helicopter Sightseeing in Mauritius – 30 mins
Game drives in high quality and well-maintained safari vehicle with professional English-speaking driver-guide. In case the game drives are booked through your lodge/camp, they will be shared with other guests with a maximum of 9 guests per vehicle
All transfers as indicated above
Your Trip Coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting you during your trip
Fees and taxes
Tips, additional meals, and personal expenses
Drinks and meals not specified above: Most of our camps and lodges include a variety of alcoholic and non- alcoholic drinks on certain meal plans. Depending on the meal plan you are booked for, it is important to note that imported brands like luxury spirits, wines, and champagne are not included.
Travel, health, and cancellation insurance
International airfare (from your home country to your destination and return), unless specified under the trip inclusions above