Kruger National Park Sunset Safari (Kruger National Park) 3 Hours

Drive into the sunset in the Kruger Park

What To Expect

Imagination runs wild with classic scenes of a copper sun sinking low, painting the sky with all its glory and kissing the ancient land good night. To Safari over sunset is to watch an alternative world come to life and share in its secret splendor.

Approximately three hour drive within the Kruger National Park from just before sunset until after dark.

Explore the Kruger National Park as you drive into the night looking for the nocturnal wildlife as they start to emerge rarely seen by many for visitors are not allowed to drive by themselves in the Kruger Park after sunset.

Kruger National Park sunset and night drives are your best opportunity to spot leopard , often the missing Big five member on your game viewing list.


  • Arrive at the Kruger National Park gate Crocodile bridge or Malelane gate depending on the day, the time is dictated by season and will be confirmed in your confirmation letter.
  • Meet the guide at the designated departure point for a briefing
  • Depart on your sunset drive at between 16:00pm and 17:00pm depending on the season
  • A three hour drive depending on what you come across you will arrive back at the gate between 20:00pm and 21:00pm


Entrance fees are not charged on this activity

Wild Card user are not able to use their card for discount

What to bring

Some snacks and drinks

Mosquito repellent

Warm jacket

Camera and binoculars

Additional Information

Children under 6 are not permitted on the drive

Alcohol is not allowed

No pickup in Marloth Park , you are required to use your own transport to Crocodile bridge gate to meet the guide at the designated departure point

No ablution facilities en-route