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03 Days Thakadu River Camp Safari

02 Nights / 03 Days

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Lying on the bank of Marico river lodge, the Thakadu river camp offers you a luxury stay at Madikwe Game reserve. The river camp organizes activities like safari and game drives, guided tours and more to let you discover the wilderness around. From the big five to other African wilds as giraffe, impala, Cape hunting dog, spotted hyena, zebra, etc, Madikwe game reserve is one of the best safari vacation destinations of South Africa.

Key information
  • Group safari
  • Starting and ending point-O.R. Tambo airport
  • Professional guides during the game drive
  • Return airport transfers
  • Malaria free lodge
  • 04 x Game Drives
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included
  • Stay in a 5 Star Lodge
  • English speaking driver and guides
Thakadu River Camp

Check-in Time : 14:00 PM

Check-out Time : 10:00 AM

Total Number of Rooms : 12

Tented Suites : 12

The Thakadu river camp is designed with 12 spacious and well equipped tented suites for a leisure stay at Madikwe. Not just large, these tents exhibit strong Afro-Asian ambiance with the facilities and interior settings that include Air-conditioning, en-suite bathrooms with bath and shower, coffee & tea making facilities and more. There is a private deck for each of the en-suite tents where you can enjoy the leisure evening and spot the wildlife wandering around.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Private Bathroom
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea / Coffee Maker
  • Patio
  • Swimming Pool
  • Massage

Day: 1: Arrival
Upon arrival at O.R.Tambo airport, you can either drive to Madikwe Game Reserve for around 3.5Hrs or take a private charter flight for 01 Hour. Check-in and relax. Experience the natural beauty of the area and make the most of your trip worth remembering. Proceed for afternoon game drive and later return back to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Day: 2: Game Reserve
Enjoy the morning with a delicious breakfast at the lodge amidst the natural habitat of wildlife. The day is for the morning safari and evening safari at Madikwe Game Reserve. Spot the incredible big five, the dense vegetation, unspoiled forests and Waterholes during the safari tour at Madikwe Game Reserve. Meanwhile, during the tour, you can carry some refreshment meals to be energetic for the entire day. Later a warm delicious dinner at the lodge is perfectly served to end up the day.

Day: 3: Departure
The day starts with an early morning game drive. Reach back to the lodge and after the relish breakfast, depart back to O.R. Tambo International Airport for your return flight.

The Thakadu river camp in Madikwe Game reserve lies in the North West province. The closest airport from the lodge is O.R. Tambo Airport from where one can board a charter flight or choose to travel via a road that will take around a 4 hour drive covering a distance of 372 km.

  • 02 Nights Accommodation

  • 02 Breakfasts,02 Lunches, and 02 Dinners

  • 02 x Morning Game Drives

  • 02 x Afternoon Game Drives

  • Tea/Coffee and Biscuits before morning game drive

  • Game Drive as per the lodge timings

  • Return Airport transfers to the lodge

  • All transfers in a Private vehicle

  • Services of experienced staff and guide

  • 24x7 Personnel service

  • Value Added Tax

  • Airfares & airport taxes

  • Visa fees & procedures

  • The local tourist guide was not specified above

  • Tips & gratuities for drivers & guides

  • Porterage Fees

  • Conservation/ Park Fees

  • Tourism Levy

  • Any other services not mentioned in the inclusions and in the itinerary

  • Any golfing related fees

  • Bottled water during transfers

  • Stargazing

  • Bush Dining

  • Bird Watching

  • Game Drives

  • Walking safaris

  • Wildlife tracking

  • Bird and butterfly watching

  • Children under age of 6 are not permitted on game drives.

  • Less than 60days prior to departure - 30% of the total cost
  • Less than 45days prior to departure - 50% of the total cost
  • Less than 30days prior to departure - 75% of the total cost
  • Less than 2 weeks prior to departure - 100% of the total cost

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