The manners, traditions and habits of the Swazi tribes are alive and well, has they persist along our modern times. Among sweet voices and war chants, the songs with thousands of years, echoes along the rocky valleys, mixing with the Lion call. The need to exteriorize the inner manifests to nature unites all species. For many more years, these sounds will be heard. You can only conclude that the combination between nature and culture is perfect.

  • The specialised guide will meet you early in the morning (5:30 am) anywhere in Maputo, and you will have a light breakfast that you can enjoy while following the journey towards the border to Swaziland, where your guide will assist you in the transition process at the border.
  • The journey will be heading first to the Ezulwini valley and the cultural village of Mantenga. Visits include Swazi secrets, Mantenga craft center, candle factory where you will appreciate the history and culture of the legendary Swazi kingdom. then, to the beat of echoing cowhide drums, traditional Swazi dancing is performed by a talented group of dancers in a nearby boma. an optional short walk can be taken to the waterfall that holds much bird and wildlife.
  • There will be a break for lunch and journey to the reserve of Mlilwane, the place where you will experience a night in the traditional beehive cabins. dinner will be in the restaurant that is on site and the overnight will be in bungalow.
  • Breakfast in the morning and journey towards the border to South Africa, where your guide will assist you in the transition process at the border.
  • Once you get to Kruger park, you will be briefed of the safety rules to follow. you will have the chance to see a big variety of the animals that inhabit the park in their natural environment.
  • There will be a break for lunch at a restaurant and the safari will proceed until about 4:00 pm. you will arrive at the camping site where you have the time to relax. dinner will be in the restaurant that is on site and the overnight will be in bungalow.
  • Early dawn, you will be given a light breakfast in order to be ready to depart at the time indicated by the guide for the game drive, where you will be able to catch sight of the unique behaviours exhibited by animals in the early hours of the morning.
  • Lunch will take part in one of the restaurants within the park and there will be a game drive after lunch that lasts until 4:00 pm, the estimated time of arrival at the place of accommodation, where you will have time to relax.
  • Dinner will be in the restaurant of the previous day and overnight stay in bungalow.
  • Breakfast in camp and early departure for game drive.
  • The safari will have a stop for lunch along the way and upon arrival, the guide will leave you on your accommodation. Estimated time of arrival is 6.30 pm.

PRICE PER PERSON (USD)

1 PERSON

2490$

2 PERSONS 

1490$

3 PERSONS

1140$

4 PERSONS

990$

5+ PERSONS

890$

* Children below 12 years old have a 15% discount.

INCLUDES

  • PROFESSIONAL FIELD GUIDE RANGER.
  • SHARED BASIS ACCOMMODATION.
  • MEALS IN FULL BOARD REGIME.
  • WATERS, SODAS, TEAS/COFFES FOR ALL THE TRIP.
  • FUEL.

EXCLUDES

  • ALL THE COSTS RELATED WITH PERSONAL ITEMS.
  • ANY COSTS RELATED TO VISA ISSUING.
  • ANY ACTIVITIES, MEALS OR ACCOMMODATION THAT ARE NOT SPECIFIED IN THIS PROGRAM.
  • BANK TRANSFER FEES AND EXCHANGE RATE FLUCTUATIONS.¬†

 

RECOMENDATIONS

To make this tour, It is Mandatory to have a Multiple entry visa to Mozambique. Our guest is responsible to issue the visa and get the right information at an official Embassy or Consulate of the Countries to be visited. Please be aware that Mabeco Tours will not be liable for any missing documents or requirements to enter/leave any border.

If you are travelling with minors to South Africa, Swaziland and Mozambique, please make sure to consult the below link and to have all the paperwork necessary to cross the borders. This is our guests responsibility: http://www.dha.gov.za/index.php/statements-speeches/621-advisory-new-requirements-for-children-travelling-through-south-african-ports-of-entry-effective-1-june-2015.

KEY FACTS

 

Culture in Swaziland:

  • Tribes in Swaziland: Nguni, Sotho-Tswana, Bantu peoples.
  • Swaziland is considered to be one of the last true monarchies of Africa.

Kruger:

  • Key Species; lion, rhinocerous, buffalo, leopard, cheeta, elephant; giraffe.
  • Bird diversity; 505 species
  • Biome; Savanah/Grassland