7 Day Elephant Eco-Lodge Safari

Safari tour package:
A set-date, set-itinerary, group safari
Price per person*:
$2345
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
7 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Our Elephant Eco-Lodge safari is a fully accommodated venture taking you through Zimbabwe and Botswana, starting at the magnificent Victoria Falls! Enjoy the luxury of this Elephant Lodge safari on this 7-day safari holiday

A fully accommodated eco lodge Safari from / to Victoria Falls through Zimbabwe and Botswana.

Highlights: Full day game viewing in Hwange National Park, sunset boat cruise and game drive in Chobe National Park, guided tour of Victoria Falls.

MEALS: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner

Day 1 & 2:  Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe [B]

Upon arrival at Victoria Falls Airport in Zimbabwe, you will be met and transferred to Ilala Lodge. You have the remainder of the day at leisure to experience some of the optional activities that are on offer such as boat cruises, bungee jumping, and much more, or simply sit back and relax and take in the view.
On the morning of day 2, you will have the opportunity to explore the mighty Victoria Falls on a guided tour. There will still be time for additional optional activities in the afternoon should you wish to partake in these.

Accommodation:    Ilala Lodge or similar (rooms with en-suite bathrooms, swimming pool, restaurant & bar)    
Meals:
Day 1
Lunch:    For your own account
Dinner:    For your own account

Day 2

Breakfast:     At Ilala Lodge or similar
Lunch:    For your own account
Dinner:    For your own account


Optional activities in Victoria Falls

Below is a list of some of the most popular optional activities on offer in Victoria Falls. Pre-booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.  The rates are per person and are quoted in US Dollars. All activities are subject to availability and may require a minimum amount of passengers to operate. Certain activities only operate at specific times of the year. Please contact our reservation office for further information.  Should you wish to partake in an activity that is not listed below, we will gladly assist you with rates and reservations.

15 Minute Helicopter Flight         $ 172.50 (excl. levies)
22 Minute Helicopter Flight          $ 270.00 (excl. levies)
Boma Dinner          $ 65.00
Sunset Cruise          $ 57.50
Dinner Cruise        $ 86.50
Bungi Jump          $ 171.00
Canoeing (full day)        $ 172.50
Horse Back Safaris (novice)        $ 92.00
Rafting (full day, low water)         $ 172.50
Rafting (full day, high water)         $ 161.00
Flying Fox (Cable Slide)         $ 48.50
Gorge Swing          $ 109.00
Zip Line          $ 79.00
Canopy Tour        $ 60.50
Tram & Bridge Champagne Sunset Tour        $ 75.00
Moonlight Dinner Run (tram)        $ 170.00

*Please note prices are subject to change


Day 3 & 4:  Victoria Falls to Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe [BLD], [BLD]

After breakfast you will be picked up and transferred to Hwange National Park where you will spend two nights at the Elephant’s Eye, Hwange Lodge situated in a private concession. Your game activities, park fees and meals are included. The area is home to many predators and endangered species such as the wild dog, plus a very large and varied birdlife. On arrival at the lodge you will embark on a half-day game drive in the concession and visit the Painted Dogs Conservation Centre in the afternoon to learn about the efforts made to protect the endangered wild. The next day is spent on a full day game drive exploring the magnificent Hwange National Park.

Painted Dog Centre – a min donation of US$5 per person is suggested.

Accommodation:    Elephant’s Eye or similar (chalets with en-suite bathrooms, swimming pool & bar area)

Meals:

Day 3
Breakfast:    At Ilala Lodge or similar
Lunch:    Lunch pack from Ilala Lodge or similar
Dinner:    At Elephant’s Eye or similar

Day 4
Breakfast:    At Elephant’s Eye or similar
Lunch:    At Elephant’s Eye or similar
Dinner:    At Elephant’s Eye or similar


Day 5 & 6:  Hwange National Park to Chobe National Park, Botswana [BLD], [BLD]

This morning we will take a short guided walk to a traditional homestead to experience the way of life of the local community. Thereafter you will be transferred to Kasane, the gateway to the Chobe National Park, where you will spend the next two nights. Your package includes all your meals and game activities (2 game drives and a game viewing boat cruise). The Chobe River, which flows along the northeast border of the park, is a major watering spot for large breeding herds of elephants, as well as families of giraffe, sable and Cape buffalo. The flood plains are the only place in Botswana where the puku antelope can be seen. Birding is also excellent here.
            
Accommodation:    Chobe Bakwena Lodge or similar (rooms with en-suite bathrooms, swimming pool, restaurant & bar)
Meals:

Day 5
Breakfast:    At Elephant’s Eye or similar
Lunch:    Lunch pack from Elephant’s Eye or similar
Dinner:    At Chobe Bakwena or similar


Day 6

Breakfast:    At Chobe Bakwena Lodge or similar
Lunch:    At Chobe Bakwena Lodge or similar
Dinner:    At Chobe Bakwena Lodge or similar


Day 7:  Chobe National Park to Victoria Falls. Zimbabwe [B]   

Depending on your departure time, you will be picked up and transferred back across the border to Victoria Falls Airport for your onward flight. We hope to welcome you on one of our African adventures again soon.

Breakfast:    At Chobe Bakwena Lodge or similar

 

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Ilala Lodge or similar
  • At Elephant’s Eye or similar
  • Chobe Bakwena Lodge or similar

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Jenman Safaris

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T: 27 21 6837826
Since: Mar 2013

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
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Hippopotamus
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Hyena
Hyena
Impala
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Horseback riding
Horseback riding
Bird watching
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Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
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Fishing
Fishing
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