Kruger Self-Drive


SIZE: 280mm x 220mm

PAGES: 288

ISBN: 9780994675125


Philip and Ingrid van den Berg, Heinrich van den Berg

Kruger Self-Drive – Routes, Roads and Ratings is not only the first comprehensive guide to all roads in Kruger National Park, but also suggests routes to drive from each Kruger camp. The book rates every road in the park according to the probability of predator and antelope sightings, scenic beauty and birding opportunities. The road descriptions feature a write-up of the vegetation, game viewing opportunities and history where applicable, as well as images taken on the specific road. In addition, the book boasts an A2, full-size pull-out map featuring the roads and routes of Kruger National Park. The appendix section features the most common mammals, reptiles, birds and plants found in the Park.

Find out more about our exciting new book on Kruger National Park's routes and roads.


Main features:

79 suggested routes from all camps.

Description of all roads in Kruger, with images taken on the road discussed.

A tree, bird, mammal and reptile guide.

Ratings of all routes, roads and camps.

A2 pull-out road map of Kruger.


Author Biographies:

Heinrich van den Berg is an international award-winning wildlife photographer, and is also an accomplished writer and publisher. Based in Johannesburg, South Africa, Van den Berg is well known for pushing the boundaries of pho­tography to create explosive images that are as beautiful as they are emotive.

Van den Berg heads his own publishing company, HPH Publishing, and has successfully published over 20 full-colour wildlife titles since 2001. His books are highly acclaimed for both their quality and content.

Heinrich and his wife Dana travel extensively in search of unique images – always with an eye for the unusual and a new perspective on the known world. Although Dana is a new addition to the team, she has already contributed sub­stantially to the pool of photographs in the HPH Image Library.

Along with other photographs from the HPH fold, Heinrich has featured promi­nently in numerous coffee-table books, calendars, magazine portfolios and other photographic publications worldwide. Both national and international magazines such as National Geographic, GEO, TERRA, Terra Sauvage, the New York Times, the Times of London, Getaway, Africa Geographic, Go! and numerous others have published HPH work.

Van den Berg also shares his photography knowledge through exclusive work­shops held in various parts of southern Africa.

Husband and wife award-winning photographers Philip and Ingrid van den Berg share a love of Africa and all its facets. It is their passion to capture unique moments in nature and share these with readers, through the pages of their wildlife books. Based in Pietermaritzburg in KwaZulu-Natal, and now retired from careers in environmental education and biological sciences, Philip and Ingrid have transformed a love of photography into a full-time ‘hobby’, with several acclaimed wildlife books to their credit. With their extensive knowledge of the natural world coupled with their scientific backgrounds, they are an integral part of the HPH team of photographers and writers.

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    Amazing Book!

    Another absolutely awesome addition to my HPH selection of books. We are totally addicted to Kruger & visit several times a year, this book now goes with us on each trip!! The details, maps, routes etc are fantastic. Great for anyone planning on visiting the Kruger!!

    Dee R.
    South Africa South Africa

    Kruger Self-Drive

    Hi. This book is a wonderful experience for anyone that like to spend holiday in Kruger NP. Full of info's, images, road map and what ever need for self drive. Amazing.

    Massimo B.
    Italy Italy
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    We tried to cover the whole South Kruger in one and half day following every single route described in the book! Insane! But the descriptions were too good and detailed to stop! Worth every cent and every km.

    Federico D.
    South Africa South Africa

    Best Kruger Guide

    The best book money can buy and use to plan a Kruger trip. Maps and information are extensive as well as information on where and what to see and do.

    Andrew L.
    South Africa South Africa

    Kruger Self-Drive

    What a magnificent publication. So much detail with wonderful photography. Invaluable when visiting The Kruger Park.

    Theresa R.
    South Africa South Africa