6 days in Barberton & Kruger National Park Itinerary

6 days in Barberton & Kruger National Park Itinerary

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6 days in Barberton & Kruger National Park Itinerary

Start: Barberton
1
Barberton
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Kruger National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Barberton

2
nights
Barberton

Barberton ©
Barberton is a town in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa, which has its origin in the 1880s gold rush in the region. Explore Barberton's surroundings by going to Malelane (Malelane Gate, Kruger National Park & Leopard Creek Country Club). There's lots more to do: stroll through Barberton Makhonjwa Geotrail, examine the collection at Barberton Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Barberton History & Mining Museum.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Barberton road trip planning site .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Barberton. In May, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Kruger National Park.

Things to do in Barberton

Parks Outdoors Golf

Side Trip

Malelane
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Barberton Makhonjwa Geotrail ©
Barberton Makhonjwa Geotrail
Leopard Creek Country Club ©
Leopard Creek Country Club
Malelane Gate, Kruger National Park ©

3
nights
Kruger National Park

Kruger National Park ©
One of Africa's largest game sanctuaries and part of UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere Program, Kruger National Park provides an immersive experience of wildlife.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Wild Wings Safaris. On the 27th (Mon), see exotic creatures in open habitats at Wild Wings Safaris and then identify plant and animal life at Game drives at Phalaborwa Gate in Kruger National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Kruger National Park trip itinerary maker website .

Drive from Barberton to Kruger National Park in 6 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kruger National Park

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Hoedspruit
Find places to stay May 26 — 29:
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Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre ©
Wild Wings Safaris ©
Wild Wings Safaris

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