South Africa is home to the World Famous Kruger National Park, the country’s largest game reserve and one of the largest in Africa. It covers an area of 20,000 square kilometres and extends 350 kms from north to south and 60kms from east to west. It became South Africa’s first National park in 1926 after first being proclaimed a protected area in 1898. It is now part of the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park, a peace park that links Kruger National Park with the Gonarezhou National Park in Zimbabwe, and the Limpopo National Park in Mozambique. The transfrontier Park is over 35,000 square kilometres in size, truly a massive area for animals to roam.
Kruger Park offers almost anything a safari tourist could wish for….from different camps withing the park, options for types of accommodation to suits needs and pockets, self drive or guided drives to an unparalleled diversity of mammals, birds, reptiles, insects and plants. It is recognised as being the flagship of National Parks in South Africa.
Quite simply, its just a great place for a safari and you’re bound to come back with fond memories and unusual sightings.
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Check out our Kruger Safari: Pretoriuskop and Satara April 2015