Kruger National Park Prices for Entry, Accommodation and Activities

Kruger National Park prices are an essential part of planning your safari.  Types of costs to consider include:

  • Entry
  • Accommodation
  • Activities, e.g. game drive tours, bush braais, 4×4 trails, hiking trails, golf, etc.
  • Food, i.e. self-catering, eating out
  • Car hire
  • Petrol

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The cost of accommodation, activities and entry are questions we get asked a lot, so we’ve put a price summary together to help with your Kruger safari budget.

Quoted prices are generally valid from 1 November 2019 to 31 October 2021.

Entry Fees

*SADC countries are Angola, Botswana, Comoros, Congo, Eswatini (formerly Swaziland), Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Click here for full details about Kruger National Park entry fees, including our entry fee calculator and information about free entry week.

Wild Cards

Alternatively, a Wild Card, which gives you unlimited access to a range of parks, may be better value.

Day Visitors

Day visitors who make bookings in advance also need to pay an additional R48 per adult and R24 per child.  Read more on our full page about day visitors to Kruger National Park.


We have listed the very lowest prices for accommodation within Kruger National Park.  Accommodation prices vary between rest camps and also depend on low, shoulder and high season rates.

If you’re staying outside Kruger National Park and making day trips in, your accommodation cost could be at the budget end if you choose to stay at a backpackers’.  Be prepared to spend a lot more if you want to stay at one of the many luxury lodges surrounding the park. offer a wide selection of accommodation around the park. All types of accommodation have reviews from people who have stayed there making it easy to find the nicest places for your budget.


South African citizens or residents who are pensioners and over 60 years of age are eligible for accommodation discounts.


Golf Course

Kruger Park has an 18-hole golf course a short drive from Skukuza Rest Camp.

Motorised carts, trolleys and caddies are also for hire.

Currency Converter

Check how much your safari may cost with this handy currency converter: