Madikwe & Sun City Safari

Ideal South African safari tour for kids.

Family adventure

7 Nights

This itinerary is ideal with young children, as the Madikwe reserve is malaria free and allows young children on game drives. The time spent on the road is also very limited so you can make the most out of your week. Explore Sun City which has something for everyone in the family to enjoy.

Tour Features

Tour options

Take some days to visit Cape Town and the Western Cape.


Tour Itinerary

Johannesburg Tour

Day 1Arrival in Johannesburg

Arrive in Johannesburg and road to your hotel (with a hired car or a private transfer). Afternoon of visits around Johannesburg (Lion Park, Gold Reef City or Montecasino…). Overnight at Guest house or Hotel in Johannesburg.


Day 2Johannesburg – Madikwe Game Reserve

Road to Madikwe Game Reserve, in the North West province (+/- 4h drive), a malaria-free safari destination. Check in at your Lodge, where kids are allowed on game drives from any age, and lunch Afternoon Safari in a 4×4 in the reserve, looking for the Big 5 with your ranger. Some safari activities are specially designed for the youngest ones (spoor tracking, shorter game drives…). Overnight and Dinner at the Lodge – Family room.

Kruger Park Tour

Day 3 & 4Madikwe Game Reserve

2 days on Full board with 2 game activities per day.

Day 5Madikwe Game Reserve – Sun City

Early morning Safari in Madikwe and transfer to the Sun City resort (+/- 2h drive). Overnight in Sun City Hotel in a family room.

sun- city sun central shopping

Day 6 & 7Sun City

Days at leisure to enjoy the many activities and facilities of the resort (Ballooning, Valley of the Waves, Butterfly world, Cultural Village, Motorised watersports, Golf, Health spa, Helicopter flights, Horseriding, Kids club, Crocodile farm, Zip line, Squash, tennis and volley ball, Paragliding).

Apartheid Museum Tour

Day 8Sun City – Johannesburg – Departure

Morning at leisure and transfer to Johannesburg airport for your international flight.