Nestled against the side of a hill surrounded by the mountains of the Pilanesburg National Park, overlooking a waterhole and savannah plain, lies one of the most well-known Pilansberg lodges-Tshukudu Bush Lodge. Tshukudu Bush Lodge is one of Africa’s most romantic game lodges, nestled within the remains of an extinct volcano where game traverse the plain below. Big Five sightings are the norm rather than the exception when travelling with the field guides. This is a Malaria Free area!
Activities & Transportation
Activities: Morning & Afternoon Game Drives
Game drives are driven in open-sided 4×4 vehicle
Getting around from JHB to the Lodge will be in a Private Vehicle or Minivan ( Depending on the number of passengers)
A private transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
Accommodation & Meals
|3 Days||Tshukudu Lodge, Pilanesberg National Park||Day 1: Lunch & Dinner Included
Day 2: All Meals Included
Day 3: Breakfast Included
You’ll be collected from the airport (or hotel).
Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.
On this day your Mr Shuttle Driver/Guide will meet you for pick up at your Hotel in Johannesburg or the International Airport. You will be taken to Pilanesberg Nature Reserve where Tshukudu Lodge is situated.
Upon arrival you will be welcomed at the Lodge with a welcome drink, then you will be assisted with your check-in and be taken to your rooms. Depending on time of arrival, lunch can be arranged. Later that afternoon you will be enjoy a High Tea and the taken by your game ranger on a afternoon game drive.
The Pilanesberg National Park is home to the “Big 5”. Included halfway during the game drives, are morning coffee, muffins and sun downer stops. The field guides will take you on an ethological journey through this unique South African paradise. After your game drive you will be taken back to the lodge where dinner will be served. Tshukudu is renowned for its exceptional African cuisine. Meals are enjoyed on the main deck, in the intimate dining room or around the fire.
Full Day at Tshukudu Lodge
This day will start with a wake up call from your ranger for your first early morning Game drive. You will enjoy some Coffee, Tea and snacks before heading off on the game drive.
After the game drive you will be taken back to the lodge for a refreshing breakfast served at the restaurant.
You will have a large portion of the day for leisure time, which you can enjoy at the lodge pool or Spa Treatments and other activities can be arranged. Later that afternoon you will once again enjoy a High-Tea and go on a afternoon/evening game drive, and later be taken back to the lodge for dinner, where-after you can settle in for the night.
Game Drive & Breakfast in the AM and Departure to JHB
Your last morning you will wake early hours of the morning to enjoy your last morning game drive, tea, coffee and snacks. Upon arrival at the lodge you will enjoy breakfast and then your Mr Shuttle driver/guide will meet you at reception to assist with check-out and your journey back to JHB will start. This tour can be customised to more days as requested and more activities can be arranged. Its a Malaria Free area and only a mere 3 hour drive from JHB.Your last morning you will wake early hours of the morning to enjoy your last morning game drive, tea, coffee and snacks. Upon arrival at the lodge you will enjoy breakfast and then your Mr Shuttle driver/guide will meet you at reception to assist with check-out and your journey back to JHB will start. This tour can be customised to more days as requested and more activities can be arranged. Its a Malaria Free area and only a mere 3 hour drive from JHB.
O.R. Tambo Airport
- Park fees (For non-residents)
- Game Drive Activities
- All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
- A professional driver/guide
- All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
- All Taxes/VAT
- Round-trip Private airport transfer
- Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
- Soft Drinks, Local Beers, Wines and Spirits
- Wifi internet access
- Drinking water (On all days)
- Tea and Coffee
- International flights (From/to home)
- Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
- Extra Activities
- Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
- Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
- Some meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
- Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.
- This tour must be paid in South African Rand (ZAR).
- This tour accepts children who are 10+ years. Discounts may apply for children younger than 12 years.
|Dates||1 Person (1 Room)||2 People (1 Rooms)||3 People (2 Rooms)||4 People (2 Rooms)||5 People (3 Rooms)||6 People (3 Rooms)||7+ People|
|1 May 2021 – 31 Aug 2021||R21 314.00 pp||R14 065.00 pps||R11 054.67 pps||R12 905.00 pps||R13 616.80 pps||R12 483.33 pps|
|1 Sept 2021 – 31 Dec 2021||R22 154.00 pp||R14 653.00 pps||R15 606.67 pps||R13 493.00 pps||R14 255.20 pps||R13 071.33 pps|
|01 Jan 2022 to 30 Apr 2022 and 1 Sept 2022 to 31 Dec 2022||R20 930.00 pp||R14 655.00 pps||R11 126.00 pps||R13 505.00 pps||R14 020.00 pps||R13 083.83 pps|
|1 May 2022 to 30 Aug 2022||R18 506.00 pp||R13 453.00 pps||R15 206.67 pps||R12 293.00 pps||R12 565.50 pps||R11 871.33 pps|