Durban Safaris and Tours

Hluhluwe Imfolozi 2 Day Safari Tour

Experience a 2 day wildlife safari tour of the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Big 5 game reserve. Includes a 2 hour estuary cruise at St Lucia, accommodation, dinner and breakfast. Be accompanied by a qualified and passionate wildlife guide throughout.

The Hluhlwe Imoflozi Game Reserve is not only KwaZulu-Natal’s premier Big 5 game reserve, but it’s one of the best in South Africa! On this amazing 2 day (overnight) tour not only will you get to spend time looking for the Big 5, but you will also get to enjoy a 2 hour cruise on the St Lucia estuary, one of South Africa’s best destinations for Hippo and Birds.

Hluhluwe Imfolozi 2 Day Tour Itinerary

Day 1

You’ll be collected by your guide at 7am from your accommodation in the Durban or surrounding area. On the way to your first stop at St Lucia, your guide will chat to you about the history of Durban as well as talk about Zululand and the Zulu people themselves.

On arrival at St Lucia you’ll get to enjoy a 2 hour cruise of the St Lucia estuary spotting hippo, crocodile and other animals as well as enjoy the fantastic bird life. Next it’s time for a spot of lunch before departing for the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve.

You’ll then get to spend the the afternoon enjoying a a game drive with your guide until arriving at the nights accommodation. There’s an optional Sunset game drive available or you can remain with your guide. Dinner is at the restaurant in the camp.

Day 2

You’ll start off the day with an early morning game drive with your guide before breakfast. Very often the early mornings are the most productive times to view wildlife. Along the way you’ll get to enjoy a South Africa tradition of “rusks” and coffee. Next up breakfast followed by checkout.

After checkout you’ll have the option of a visit to a Cheetah Project or you can enjoy the rest of the guy exploring the game reserve. Lunch can be enjoyed in the park (or on the road after the Cheetah Project) followed by the return to Durban

What’s Included

  • Accommodation at Hilltop Camp or similar.
  • Conservation fees and community levy’s.
  • 2 Hour estuary cruise.
  • Dinner and breakfast.
  • Game drives with your guide in our vehicle.

What’s Excluded

  • Lunch is for your account (budget R150 pppd).
  • Visit to Emdoneni (R240 pp).
  • Sunset game drive in open vehicle (R360pp).
  • Tips and curios.


  • Price is per person sharing.
  • Group rates on asking.
  • Minimum 2 persons.
  • Accommodation is 3 star.

Booking this Tour

Photo’s from our Hluhluwe Imfolozi Overnight Tour from Durban