Congress on Wildlife Parasites, KNP, September 2017


1. Guided walks

Daily early morning and afternoon guided walks are available from Skukuza.

Up to eight guests are taken to interesting places in the surrounding wilderness area. The walk itself is relaxed and experienced, armed guides use their knowledge of the bush to explain natural wonders.

Trained field guides with backup rifles take groups of up to 8 people out into the bush for a few hours. Guests track rhino, elephant and lion on foot and learn and observe fascinating facts about the African bush.

    Guests should wear:
  • comfortable walking shoes or boots,
  • clothing applicable to the prevailing weather conditions and
  • bring their own cameras and/or binoculars.

Children under 13 are not allowed on the walks.

2. Game drives

Observe the nocturnal activities of Kruger’s secretive creatures by going on a game drive! This is your opportunity to search for game outside normal gate opening times. Up to 20 persons are allowed per open vehicle. Experienced guides. Note that, for their own safety, children under the age of 6 are not permitted on game drives.

Sunrise drives
Leave at around 05h00. The drive’s duration is 3‒4 hours.

Sunset drives
Leave before the sun sets and return after dark. The drivers are Experienced guides. Inquire at the reservations offices or at the camp you are staying in. Sunset drives depart at 16:30 and lasts at least 3 hours.

Night drives
Observe the nocturnal activities of Kruger's secretive creatures. Inquire at the reservations offices or at the camp you are staying in. Night drives depart at around 20:00 and last at least 3 hours.

An additional offering is an all-day-drive where, on request and availability at camp level, guests may hire the use of a vehicle and driver for the entire day, subject to availability. Trained officials take visitors to sections of the park which are usually inaccessible to tourists. Reservations for all-day drives should be made well in advance (2 months):

Game Drives must be booked in advance.

3. Car rental

Avis Rent a Car has a branch in Skukuza, which is located in the reception building.
Telephone +27 (0)13 735 5651
Fax +27 (0)13 735 5158

Operating Hours:
Monday – Friday: 08h00‒17h00
Saturday: 09h00‒12h00
Sunday: Closed

Bookings can also be made online at