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Kruger National Park

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Address: Malalan Gate, Nelspruit 1350, South Africa
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Fantastic landscapes and numerous wild animals in their native environment. The guides are very knowledgeable and responsible. Can't wait to be back and explore more.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 February 2017
Anna S
London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

Fantastic landscapes and numerous wild animals in their native environment. The guides are very knowledgeable and responsible. Can't wait to be back and explore more.

Thank Anna S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We visit the park twice during our stay in the area. It is best to get there early and spend all day there. So you need to take your own car and not use the tours which only last a couple of hours. You also need a map of the park so you can plan your route with toilet stops... More 

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Somerset West, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Been at kruger national park 10 days and saw loads of animals, But I dont think we would have seen the big 5 if we had a shorter stay. We drove in our own vehicle everyday staying till closing times. Park is beautiful and well kept, however saw an injured elephant with a really badly broken behind leg and could... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

If you love animals this is the place to go . We had two full days safari tours. It's a very early start leaving at 6am in the morning arriving back around 1 or 2pm . You travel in open top vehicles, word of warning it's very cold in the mornings & you will need a warm coat & something... More 

1 Thank Kathy D
Nelspruit, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

We saw almost all of the big five on a DAY-TRIP! But you need to be there for at least 2 - 3 days to really get the most of it. ... And don't be disappointed if you don't see them all. After all, it is a vast space you have to go through.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

We decided that when we finally arrive in Mpumalanga after our long road trip we will visit Kruger (our main reason) as many times as possible. My son's dream was to see Lions (in action) and mine to see a Leopard in a tree. We had been before so we hoped this time we will be lucky. We also "brought... More 

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Grange-over-Sands, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

We went in 3 times the last one as a route on our way to Swaziland. It was good, but not what it has been hyped up to be and I much preferred Addo which is further south. Think we saw eight elephants in total, no big cats and plenty of antilope and buffalo. The highlight however for us was... More 

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Benidorm, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Sad to see the landscape being so dry. But one of the nights we went on safari it started to rain a lot. We got to se both a male and a female lion. (They crossed the road running in the bushes after a hyena. There was a lot of roars. Got quite scary in the dark). We also got... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

day trip through rhe park,with Thompson tour guides - saw lotsof girafes elephants zebras impalas elands and rhinos during our lunch break a three legged monkey stole an apple. from the rable next to us

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Manchester UK
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208 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Visited here after the area had suffered a long drought. Didn't see as many varieties or numbers as we had hoped for however did manage to see Big 5 just about. Enjoyed the experience overall.

Thank ColinManchesterUK

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