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Kruger Park Safaris

See Africa's mighty Big 5


Viva Safaris

Sharing our passion for wildlife for over 24 years


Kruger Park Safaris with Viva Safaris


Viva Safaris was established in 1991 by people that love wildlife. Family-owned and wholly South African, our aim has always been to enthusiastically share that love and passion with the thousands of satisfied tourists that have been through our hands. We do not aim for exclusivity – we have made our packages accessible to a wide range of pockets.

We are aware that current tourists are a lot smarter, more price-conscious and have high expectations for their money. If one compares our tariffs to other safari operators, it is evident that our safaris are not only eminently affordable but also offer our guests a value-filled product with a personal touch. There can be no doubt that our safari products constitute the very best value for money tours to the Kruger Park.

Dining room overlooking Breakfast Dam at Marc's Camp

Dining room overlooking Breakfast Dam at Marc’s Camp

Viva Safaris is in the unique position of owning its own accommodation establishments. We are thus able to guarantee levels of excellence expected by our valued international guests. We offer a wide spectrum of products that are affordable to backpacker and bush connoisseur alike.

TREMISANA GAME LODGE is our flagship establishment and is relatively upmarket. It is the largest and leading Big Five game lodge in the Balule section of Kruger Park. We have 15 chalets as well as a 2-bedroom guesthouse. All units are en suite and airconditioned. The exquisite luxuriant gardens and water features make this camp a veritable oasis. Guests at Tremisana enjoy the best of both types of safaris : the traditional lodge operation includes a 4 hour bush walk and 4.5 hour sunset game drive on open Landcruisers including an unforgettable Bush Braai (BBQ) in the middle of wildest Africa while our guests will also enjoy full day open vehicle safaris in Kruger.

The water feature at Tremisana Lodge

The water feature at Tremisana Lodge

MARC’S TREEHOUSE LODGE is a unique lodge beautifully positioned along the banks of the perennial Klaserie River. It is situated in the Motlala Game Reserve which has 3 of the Big 5 : Black and White Rhino, Buffalo and Leopard. The rustic treehouses are romantic and restful and blend perfectly into the bush.

One of the treehouses at Marc's Treehouse Lodge

One of the treehouses at Marc’s Treehouse Lodge

Safari Packages

3 Day Lodge/Treehouse Safari 2015

R6995 sharing ; R7595 single ; R3895 child under 12

3 Day Tremisana Lodge Safari 2015

R7795 sharing ; R8495 single ; R4595 child under 12

4 Day Lodge/Tent Safari 2015

R6495 sharing ; R6995 single ; R3795 child under 12

4 Day Lodge/Treehouse Safari 2015

R7595 sharing ; R8195 single ; R4295 child under 12

4 Day Safari Tremisana Lodge 2015

R8895 sharing ; R9595 single ; R5095 child under 12

5 Day Lodge/Tent Safari 2015

R6995 sharing ; R7595 single ; R4195 child under 12

5 Day Lodge/Treehouse Safari 2015

R8195 sharing ; R8795 single ; R4695 child under 12

5 Day Safari Tremisana Lodge 2015

R9995 sharing ; R10795 single ; R5595 child under 12

6 Day Lodge/Tent Safari 2015

R7595 sharing ; R8195 single ; R4695 child

6 Day Lodge/Treehouse Safari 2015

R8795 sharing ; R9395 single ; R4995 child under 12

6 Day Tremisana Lodge Safari 2015

R10995 sharing ; R11995 single ; R5995 child under 12

Read Our Latest Newsletters

November 2014

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The sighting of a Pangolin at Marc’s Camp as reported in last month’s newsletter by our tourist guide, Vanessa, has caused a substantial stir. I have received a number of comments from friends and previous guests. Old timers to the Kruger Park who have been there hundreds of...

October 2014

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The Sausage Tree, Kygelia Africana, is so named after its fruit which looks like a short fat salame (singular form of salami). Perhaps it was the Italian connection that led me to buy one specimen about 15 years ago and plant it at Tremisana Lodge. This year is the first year it...

September 2014

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Unlike last year, when the rains fell on 1 September, this month the ground was parched and dry. No rain fell in September 2014 and both grazers and browsers are having a tough time. The condition of the veld is deteriorating rapidly. The old, sick and weak are moribund and the...

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