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start at a or b

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start at a or b

Traveling from NYC would it be more advantageous to

start in Capetown?

And do Kruger safari last?

Safari first?

Thank You

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1. Re: start at a or b

I think the highlight of most peoples visit to our country is a safari so I would do it last.

Mark September

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Honestly, I don't think there is a 'best' way to set up your trip. I have guests in South Africa right now doing safari first - and others leaving this morning from JFK who will also have their safari first. But in both cases, they first have a night at Johannesburg to help recover from the long trip without doing it at a safari camp - at safari camp prices!

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Also depends on the time of year you are going. These two regions have very different climates.

In the spring (late September/October) it would be best to visit Kruger first to try and avoid the start of the rainy season and (on average) maybe get warmer and dryer weather in Cape Town later.

In the autumn (April/May) Cape Town first and Kruger second for the reverse reason. Mid summer or mid winter it probably doesn't make much difference.

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We also consider the flight timings and prices for our triangular trip to make the most of our time and money.

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5. Re: start at a or b

Hi there

I think it will depends on where your first arrival would be. If you arrive in Johannesburg, like Dave said, try to spend at least 1night there and make your way to Kruger National Park. If you arrive in Cape Town, spend your time first here and then make your way to Kruger.


Hank - Ulungele Tours & Safari's

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