Kruger to Mozambique Bush and Beach

Kruger to Mozambique Overview

Book this luxurious Kruger to Mozambique safari with time to explore the acclaimed Sabi Sands Game Reserve near Kruger National Park and one of Mozambique’s most romantic beach hideaways. Enjoy excellent leopard sightings and sensational Big 5 encounters in a true wilderness setting then enjoy the exciting, yet laid back ambience of a Mozambique beach lodge. From Lion Sands River Lodge’s luxury suites to Machangulo Beach Lodge villas in a dune forest, what more could you ask for?

Kruger to Mozambique Gallery

Kruger to Mozambique Highlights

  • Experience up close Big 5 encounters
  • Stay at a luxury beach resort
  • Dine under African skies on fresh sea food
  • The best of Bush and Beach
  • Starts and ends in Johannesburg
  • Includes all charter flights plus road and boat transfers
You will Stay At



Enjoy Big 5, Birding, Flora, Nature, Relaxation, Star Gazing, Wildlife, Wine, and more

Discover a place of mind-boggling beauty where sheer tranquillity in nature takes you away from stressful life. Lion Sands River Lodge is an authentic safari experience in the Lion Sands Game Reserve, part of the greater Kruger National Park. Enjoy the 2 swimming pools (heated in winter), wooden viewing decks, secluded bird hide, conference room, Africology Health Spa & gymnasium, curio shop and open-air (Boma) dining area. Learn more about the wilderness than you ever thought possible.

Machangulo Beach Lodge - Maputo



Enjoy Adventure, Beach / Coastal, Birding, Fishing, Flora, Leisure, Nature, Relaxation, Star Gazing, Watersports, Wildlife, Wine, and more

Discover the charming Machangulo Beach Lodge perched on the channel between Maputo and Inhaca Island where exciting tides create an energy that positively affects every visitor to this Mozambique Holiday venue. Untouched African beaches, untamed nature and luxurious service come together to create extraordinary holiday experiences. Stroll the attractive wooden boardwalks linking all chalets and villas to the main lodge and beach – sit around the boma fireplace or in the main lounge where magnificent views dominate.

Kruger to Mozambique Itinerary

Kruger to Mozambique Bush and Beach

Day 1
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

Upon arrival at OR Tambo International airport, meet the representative from the airport at a predesignated point. They will then transfer you to the departures lounge for your 1 hour 30 minute flight to Skukuza Airport in the Kruger National Park’s concessions. Your guide will transfer you to the camp where you’ll check in and enjoy a welcome drink. After freshening up, meet your fellow guests and guide for afternoon tea. You’ll go on your afternoon game drive and then enjoy a delicious dinner upon your return.

Day 2
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

On safari at Lion Sands. Activities included are morning and afternoon game drives. Talk to your guide or host on how best to structure the day. Relax at the pool, reception area or in your room between game drives.

Day 3
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

On safari in Sabi Sands

Day 4
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

On safari in Sabi Sands

Day 5
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

After your morning activity and breakfast, your guide will transfer you to Skukuza Airport for your short charter flight to Kruger International Airport near Nelspruit. From here you’ll head by road to Maputo Marina where you’ll be met by a representative from Machangulo Beach Lodge. Expect a journey time of 6 hours to get here (dependent on traffic and border crossing). Your boat transfer to the lodge will take about an hour. Check in and freshen up after a welcome drink. Welcome to paradise.

Activities For The Day:

  • Maputo Boat Transfer

Day 6
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

A full day to enjoy all the non-motorised activities on offer or book other activities not listed through the front desk.

Activities For The Day

  • Snorkeling
  • Fishing
  • Bird Watching

Day 7
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

A full day on the island

Activities For The Day:

  • Spa

Day 8
Drinks: Drinks Local Brands
Room: Fully Inclusive

A full day on the island

Day 9
Drinks: None
Room: None

Your final morning. After breakfast, take the boat transfer back to Maputo Marina and then a short 25 minute drive to Maputo International Airport. Here you’ll board your scheduled flight to OR Tambo international airport.




From $5 755

per person sharing


Lion Sands
  • Luxurious accommodation in a Luxury Room (River Lodge)
  • Three meals per day
  • Airstrip transfers
  • Teas/Coffees; Mini bar in room; Inclusive drinks (all soft drinks and selection of beers, spirits & house wines)
  • Two game drives daily with FGASA qualified ranger & tracker
  • Game drive refreshments & snacks
  • Specified inclusive safari activities – Game drives; Bush walks; Hippo tour / Riverbank Walk; Astronomy; Wildlife lectures; Bush breakfasts, picnic lunches & bush dinners; Henna Pre-school visit: Lion Sands community project.
Machangulo Beach Lodge
  • Accommodation with a welcome drink.
  • All meals. This includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and all snacks either at the lodge or during activities.
  • Teas, Coffees, drinking water and selected juices, iced teas and iced coffees.
  • High-speed WiFi Internet service throughout the lodge.
  • Non-motorized activities.
  • Laundry Service.
  • Mozambique 17% Sales Tax
  • Return boat transfers from Maputo Marina to the lodge
  • Shared charter flights from OR Tambo | Skukuza | Kruger International Airport
  • Road transfer from Kruger International Airport to Maputo Marina
  • Road transfer from Maputo Marina to Maputo International Airport
  • Scheduled flight from Maputo to Johannesburg


Lion Sands
  • Laundry
  • Snacks in room
  • Premium brand beers, spirits, cellar wines & champagnes
  • Cigars & cigarettes
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature (Telephone calls; Curio shop purchases; Spa treatments)
  • Sabi Sand entrance fees
  • Any additional extras will be for the guests account
Machangulo Beach Lodge
  • Motorized and guided activities, nanny service, supervised children’s activities.
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and In-Room Mini bars
  • Any international or domestic flights not listed
  • Travel Insurance
  • Any applicable visas or immigration charges at the border crossing
  • All meals, drinks and services not listed in the above