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Looking for a thrilling and unforgettable adventure in Durban and beyond? Look no further than joining our founder Craig Mitchell.He is a registered member of South African National Department of Tourism, with registration number KZN 3074. Craig is passionate about sharing his love of his hometown and the Kwazulu-Natal province. With a deep appreciation for the great outdoors he is constantly curating and improving a selection of exciting day trips and customised over-landing expeditions that will continue to evolve and captivate.

Embark on your next adventure and discover why you should join Craig one of his exhilarating trips and overland expeditions (details provided below).

Whether you crave a relaxing safari, adventureous or a challenging expedition, his extensive knowledge of the region, coupled with years of experience, make me the guide you need. Allow Craig to unveil the hidden gems of Durban and Kwazulu-Natal on your journey.

He strives to enrich his day trips and overland expeditions by integrating conservation, humanitarian, and cultural elements, fostering a meaningful and responsible explorations.

CONTACT CRAIG DIRECT ON

+27 82 899 0157

DURBAN & BEYOND
ADVENTURES 

 

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SAFARI RHINO SANCTUARY
DAY TRIP

A day Safari trip inland from Durban to Tala Private Game Reserve where we venture off-road showing you some of the wildlife that Kwazulu-Natal has to offer in this prestigious rhino sanctuary highlighting the efforts required to conserve Africa's rhino  pouplation.

from
R950pp

WILDERNESS BIG 5 SAFARI HIKE/WALKS

WE ARE BUSY UPDATING THIS TRIP.

Tour in re-development, coming soon.

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WHITE WATER RAFTING SAFARI DAY TRIP

WE ARE BUSY UPDATING THIS TRIP.

Tour in re-development, coming soon.

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SAFARI BIG 5
DAY TRIP 

A day Safari trip north from Durban to Hluhluwe–iMfolozi Game Reserve where we venture off-road in search of the elusive African Big 5 and showcase the conservation and cultural history of this important National Park.

from
R1950pp

4 DAY OVERLANDING GUIDED GROUP SELF DRIVES

WE ARE BUSY UPDATING THIS TRIP.

Tour in re-development, coming soon.

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Soon

ONE NIGHT DARKENSBERG CAVE CAMPING HIKE

WE ARE BUSY UPDATING THIS TRIP.

Tour in re-development, coming soon.

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Soon

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VEHICLE 1 (WALL-E)
 

Meet my Land Rover Defender Puma 90, a rugged overland tourer and off-road powerhouse that's ready to tackle any terrain. I affectionately call him "Wall-E" or "Wally," (named after the animated movie robot) and he's the perfect fit for adventurous groups as lead convoy vehicle , guests who are seeking an adrenaline-packed journey through the African bush. Wall-E is a raised and modified vehicle, ideal for long multi day overlanding camping expeditions, where he serves as both the lead and recovery vehicle. He's a photographer's dream, providing the perfect raised vantage point for capturing stunning shots of the beautiful African landscape, he is adgile and perfect for manouvering to get the best photographic image. Luxuries include Aircon!!!! Not only is Wall-E capable and reliable, but he's also a head-turner. His presence commands attention and respect. So, if you're looking for a thrilling and unforgettable adventure, Wall-E is ready to take you there! If my vehicles are unavailable due to maintenance or other reasons, I will arrange for a suitable replacement vehicle for the tour.

VEHICLE 2 (LUCK-E)
 

Introducing my newest vehicle a Jeep Cherokee, a versatile and semi luxurious tourer that is equally at home on or off the beaten path. Affectionately known as "Luck-E" or "Lucky," this vehicle is a reliable and comfortable choice for your next adventure. With ample room for up to four guests. Luck-E is my 1st choice vehicle being the least hardest worked 4x4 in our stable. An option for a family or group seeking both comfort and capability. So whether you're embarking on a long-distance journey with me or an off-road expedition, Lucky is ready to take you there in style. If my vehicles are unavailable due to maintenance or other reasons, I will arrange for a suitable replacement vehicle for the tour.

WHY ADVENTURE WITH ME?

I specialize in providing a personalized and professional experience for small groups, preferably couples or a third guest. Tours are exclusive to your group, ensuring that I can cater to your needs without any distractions from other groups.

Traveling alone can be intimidating, but with me as your guide, you can rest assured that you're in safe hands. I have undergone extensive vehicle training in hijack prevention, safety awareness, advanced driver training, self-defense, and risk assessments and solutions planning. Additionally, I have received emergency 1st Aid level 1 medical training and have a deep understanding of local road conditions, delays, and the potential dangers of wildlife on roads and in the wilderness. I am a qulaified Nature Site Guide NQF Level 2 Specialising in Hluhluwe, Umfolozi Parks and Isimangaliso Wetland Park soon to be NQF Level 4  KZN Provincial and as a national and Southern African guide.

Mys passion for conservation, wildlife, wilderness, cultures, fishing, kayaking, and camping shines through in my tours. By participating in one of my tours, you will be contributing to conservation education and helping to reduce our overheads so that we can increase funding towards efforts in showcasing Africa's conservation innitriatives through my Khaki Bush Magazine and the Africa Foundation.

Choose me as your guide and experience the beauty of Durban and Kwazulu-Natal with peace of mind with a passionate expert at your side.

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