Pafuri Walking Trail

Experience Kruger’s Pafuri on foot! 

An unforgettable walking safari in this extraordinarily diverse landscape with: Lanner Gorge, crooks corner, fever tree forest, anner tree forest. Pans, mountains and floodplains at the heart of the Great Limpopo Trans-Frontier Park

Pafuri is unrivalled walking country. Our walking trails, open from April to October every year, are renowned for offering true bush lovers an opportunity to experience one of Kruger’s remotest corners on foot. Led by experienced field guides, you will explore a place that is as vast as it is varied and wild. The trail offers you a chance to focus on the little things but you will also experience the rush of adrenaline when you happen upon members of the Big Five. Home base is a seasonal bush camp near the banks of the Luvuvhu where we serve hearty food and drink in a setting that allows you a close-up experience of untamed Africa.

What to expect:
Rustic, eco and off the grid trails camp in the heart of the bush
Comfortable camping beds
Serviced daily
Stocked bar – for own account
Minimum two night stay
Open from April to October
Can accommodate a maximum of 8 guests
Professional walking guide
Short game drives to reach different parts of the concession where walks will take place
Walks last anywhere between 2H30 to 4H00 and range between 4 – 10 km per walk
Lead guide will take into account the fitness levels of the entire group
Big 5 game reserve
Highest biodiversity in Kruger National Park
Diverse scenery and landscape including Lanner Gorge, Crook’s Corner, the Fever Tree Forest, pans, mountains and floodplains
Birder’s paradise (over 350 species of birds) with unique species only occurring in Pafuri
There is no electricty or running water at the PAFURI WALKING TRAILS CAMP. The camp is lit at night by solar consol jars, hurricane lamps and the open air fire pit. Each morning the guides place warm water in the standing canvas basin outside your tent. After each game activty there is the opportunity to shower under the rustic bucket showers. Hot water is provided from big bonfires.
Game  Activities depart every morning and afternoon
Guides take guests to parts of the concession via open Land Cruiser where they leave the vehicle to explore on foot


 01 April 2020 to 31 March 2022              

Fully inclusive Walking Safari Per person sharing  R        2 524,00
Fully inclusive Walking Safari Single  R        3 166,00



 01 April 2020 to 31 March 2022 

Fully inclusive Walking Safari Per person sharing  R        3 026,00
Fully inclusive Walking Safari Single  R        3 795,00



 01 April – 31 March 2022 

Fully inclusive Walking Safari Per person sharing  R        3 405.00
Fully inclusive Walking Safari Single  R        4 260,00


Walking Season – April to October
Minimum 2 night stay

Includes: Fully inclusive – all meals, select local beverages (house wines, local beers, soft drinks, waters, select spirits) and two game walks per day.
Excludes: Premium beverages, all other transfers not specified, gratuities, curio shop purchases, items of a personal nature, conservation levies & park entry fees.
Min/Max Age: Max. age 65 years for walking trails – if over 65, a medical certificate will be required.

Children under the age of 16 will not be permitted to partake in Pafuri Walking Trails.
Children from the age of 16 are eligible to partake in the Pafuri Walking Trails at the adult rate

Conservation Levies A conservation levy will be charged on all bookings.
01 April 2020 to 31 March 2022- R180 per adult per booking & R90 per child 12 and under per booking
01 April 2022 to 31 March 2023- R200 per adult per booking and R110 per child 12 and under per booking
These rates are subject to change
Pafuri Walking Safaris | Makuleke Contract Park | Northern Kruger National Park


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