My Africa

discover the big cats

of Kruger National Park

tour breakdown

Package 1 : Cat Focus

Embark on an unforgettable 2-night adventure at Satara Main Camp in Kruger National Park, where the untamed beauty of the African wilderness unfolds before your eyes. Satara, renowned for its diverse wildlife and captivating landscapes, provides the perfect base for an immersive safari experience.

As the sun sets over the bushveld, enjoy the whooping call of a hyena or the call of a lion in the distance. Wake up to the symphony of the bush as you embark on morning game drives led by our experienced guides. Satara is famed for its resident lion prides, elusive leopards, and the sleek cheetahs that call Kruger National Park home. Your skilled guide, intimately familiar with the area, will lead you through the wilderness, sharing their vast knowledge of the park’s inhabitants and ecosystems.

As the day unfolds, pause for a picnic lunch surrounded by the sights and sounds of the African bush. In the afternoon, continue your quest, observing the behavior of these iconic big cats and capturing breathtaking moments with your camera.

Return to Satara Main Camp in the evenings, where the sounds of the wilderness lull you to sleep. Exchange stories with fellow adventurers around the campfire, sharing the day’s highlights beneath the star-studded African sky.

Tour Details

  • 05:00 am: Guest will be collected from their place of accomodation by the tour guide and  travel to Phalaborwa Gate to enter Kruger National Park, Please ensure you bring your ID book/Passport with you for entry into the reserve. 
  • 06:00 am: Proceed through the Phalaborwa Gate once formalities have been completed.
  • 07:00 am: Guests will enjoy a Coffee & Tea break with rusks during their first Masorini Picnic site stop which provides a wonderful view into the bushveld.
  • 09:30 am: Enjoy breakfast at Letaba Main Camp and visit the informative Elephant museum that is one of the best in South Africa and displays the many mighty Tuskers that called Kruger home as well as the ones that still do. It makes for a lovely morning exploring the Letaba Camp and learning the History of the park.
  • 13:00 pm: Enjoy Lunch at Olifants Main Camp on the deck overlooking the river that flows at the foot of the mountain the camp is situated on. Please bring cash with as the signal is not always great for payment of your meal. 
  • 16:00 pm: Check in to Satara Main Camp and settle into accommodation and enjoy the afternoon at their leisure.
  • 05:00 am: Collection of guests at their  accommodation for a sunrise game drive to explore the Satara landscapes for big cats and so much more.
  • 08:00 am: Guests to enjoy a Coffee & Tea break with rusks, muffins and fruit at Nwanetsi picnic site. Bring your binoculars with to spot the birds in the trees.
  • 10:30/11:00 am: Brunch at Tshokwane Picnic site, a marvelous spot for the traditional South African Rooster Koeks and Vetkoek. They have a wonderful shop to purchase souvenirs from and an ice cream for those hot days. After brunch, the game drive continues.
  • 14:30 pm: Arrive back at Satara main camp where guests can relax and enjoy the swimming pool for the afternoon
  • 16:30 pm: Sunset Game Drive with Sanparks.
  • 05:30 am: Early rise for a sunrise game drive, guest will be collected from their accomodation and begin the drive.
  • 09:30 am: Return to camp for checkout of accomodation. Thereafter guests can enjoy a breakfast under the trees in Satara Main Camp restaurant, keep an eye out for the pearl spotted owlet in the trees above you.
  • 11:00 am: Guests will enjoy a game drive towards the Orpen Gate which boasts a variety of the Big5 along the drive.
  • 14:30 pm: Leave Orpen Gate.
  • 15:30 pm: Guests will be returned to their accomodation and guide will complete the tour. 

Sighting Stats from recent tours :

LIONS
CHEETAH
LEOPARD
ELEPHANT
HYENA

Lets look at the location below :

Tour Photo Gallery

Review:

Having visited Kruger before i was apprehensive of what this tour would hold, but i was blown away by the experience we had with MyAfrica, Our guide, Josh was a wealth of knowledge and the sightings were plentiful. Being on the game viewer gave us an advantage at all the sightings with being higher than the other car/s at the sightings. We have already booked our next overnight stay with MyAfrica as we grew a love for birding while on this tour and would love to try that one too. 

Gillian de Voigd

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