Zimbabwe is a country of untamed beauty, thriving wildlife and welcoming people. Visit the breath-taking Victoria Falls from the Zambian side with the proud locals, end in Botswana; a country of great parallels and contradictions, and you’ve got a well-rounded trip that ticks all the boxes.
Wildlife sightings include elephant, kudu, sable antelope, zebra, wildebeest, gemsbok, the rare and endangered roan antelope, buffalo, giraffe, lion, leopard, hyena, and many other wildlife species.
DAYS 1 – 3 (KANGA CAMP – ZIMBABWE)
Unwind on the upper deck lounge under the shade of a mahogany tree or relax next to the splash pool and enjoy Kanga – the old Africa in a new era in Mana Pools. Kanga Pan is the only permanent water source for a 15km radius and teems with wildlife, especially in the dry season, creating the perfect setting for Kanga’s famous ‘Armchair Safaris’.
DAYS 3 – 5 (ZAMBEZI EXPEDITIONS – ZIMBABWE)
Make your way to the river’s edge as Zambezi Expeditions offers one of the best ways to experience Mana Pools on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River. One of the main highlights you’ll experience is a walking safari and canoe along the mighty river.
DAYS 5 – 7 (BUMI HILLS SAFARI LODGE – ZIMBABWE)
From its position on a range of remote hills, Bumi Hills Safari Lodge is blessed with breath-taking panoramic views over the great inland sea of Lake Kariba. The lodge offers guests a multitude of ways to explore Lake Kariba and its surrounds.
DAYS 7 – 10 (SOMALISA CAMP – ZIMBABWE)
Somalisa Camp can be found in the heart of Hwange National Park. The park is known as ‘the land of the giants’ as it is home to numerous large herds of elephants. The elephants often frequent Somalisa and especially love coming for a drink from the elephant pool in front of Camp. You’ll be spoilt with excellent wildlife sightings throughout your stay in Hwange.
DAYS 10 – 12 (THORNTREE RIVER LODGE – ZAMBIA)
Thorntree River Lodge is nestled on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, where a combination of culture and adrenalin will entertain the whole family. It is the perfect setting to wind down after a day of experiencing the breath-taking Victoria Falls, seeing the endangered white rhinos and cruising along the river.
DAYS 12 – 15 (LINYANTI BUSH CAMP – BOTSWANA)
From the secret paradise of Linyanti Bush Camp, in the Chobe Enclave, you will watch the spectacle of nature unfold before you. Here you will have a personalised safari experience in a private concession away from the crowded tourist routes.
DAYS 15 – 18 (KHWAI TENTED CAMP – BOTSWANA)
In Botswana, discover the delights of the Khwai region and the iconic Moremi Game Reserve, a place of outstanding natural beauty. Hugging the edge of the reserve this stunning camp is woven between the enchanting woodlands and overlooks the lagoons and lilies of the Khwai River into the open grasslands and beyond.
Included in Rates:
- All meals
- Tea, coffee, soft drinks, and alcoholic beverages, except premium imported spirits and champagne
- Morning & afternoon game drives, night game drives, walking safaris, armchair safari and photographic hide (subject to Kanga Pan water level), canoe safaris, boating, fishing, village visits, sunset cruises, Spa (additional costs apply), Hwange Main Camp village visits, Mambanje Village visit (private vehicle required at associated costs for Mambanje Village Visit). Rhino tracking, sunrise & sunset boat cruises, Simonga Village visits, a visit to the Zambian side of the Falls, a visit to the Zimbabwean side of the Falls in low water season (excludes visa fees), visit to the Livingstone Museum, canoe trips, visit to Maramba & Makuni Markets, mokoro (subject to water levels) and 30-minute scenic helicopter flight between April and November (1 flight per stay, additional 30-minute scenic helicopter flights available at USD250 per person, minimum 2 people per flight).
Excluded from Rates:
- Visa Fees
- International / Regional Flights
- Travel Insurance
- Items of a personal nature
- Staff Gratuities