Reservations: +27 (0)11 100 4436 | Lodge +27 (0)13 751 6600

Kruger National Park

Destination Details

  • Destination:
    Kruger National Park
  • Distance from Destiny Country Lodge:
    38 KM
  • Average traveling time from Destiny Country Lodge:
    40 minutes by car (Numbi gate) | 50 min (Phabeni gate) | 1 h 15 min (Kruger Gate)
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  • Costs:
    Per Adult: R264, Per Child Under 12: R132 (International Visitors) | Per Adult: R66, Per Child Under 12: R33 (SA Residents)

Only 40 minutes away from Kruger National Park (Numbi Gate), Destiny Country Lodge is conveniently situated for guests who plan a day trip to Kruger National Park or who are continuing their holiday with accommodation in the park.

For gate times please visit: the park's website (click here)


Visit the Kruger National Park, one of Africa's largest game parks, covering over 19 000 square kilometres (7 000 sqaure miles). The park is home to the 'Big Five' (lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard & rhinoceros) and offers an excellent wildlife experience.

The park's history dates back to 1898, and is a popular destination for both international and local tourists visiting and exploring the park. As well a wide range of wildlife, the park also contains  archaeological sites (some estimated at 1 million years old) in the park which form a rich part of Africa's history. For more details visit The South African National Parks (more info click here).

Conservation efforts are active in the park with efforts to protect the 147 species of mammals (in particular the white rhino, black rhino and elephant from poachers), as well as the bird life and fauna and flora.


Destiny Country Lodge is situated just outside of White River, Mpumalanga.

The lodge is 5 minutes from the Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) and offers shuttle services to and from the airport.

Direct flights are available between KMIA and Johannesburg (O.R. Tambo airport & Lanseria), Cape Town, Durban, Zambia (Livingstone), Polokwane (Polokwane International Airport), allowing for convenient transfers. When traveling to the Kruger National Park and Mpumalanga, Destiny Country Lodge can be used as your base while exploring the Kruger National Park (40 minutes to Numbi Gate) as well as Nelspruit, Sabie, Graskop, Pilgrim’s Rest, Barberton, Hazyview, God’s Window, The Bourke’s Luck Potholes, The Blyde River Canyon and various cultural villages.



32 Airport Road (R538),
Plaston, White River, Mpumalanga
South Africa
Reservations: +27 (011) 100 4436
Lodge: +27 (0)13 751 6600
Manager: +27 (0)83 467 6400