MEALS: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
Day 1: Arrival [D]
On arrival at Victoria Falls Airport you will be met and transferred to your accommodation, where you will spend the next two nights. The rest of the day will be at your leisure, to relax beside the pool or participate in in some of the optional activities available, such as a helicopter flight over the Victoria Falls. This first night you will have the pleasure of enjoying a tasteful and satisfying dinner at Ilala Lodge.
Overnight: Ilala Lodge or similar (Room with private bathroom, pool, restaurant and bar area)
Day 2: Victoria Falls [B]
Today you will take a guided tour of the mighty Victoria Falls and have the rest of the afternoon at your leisure to explore the town or participate in the various optional activities available. In the late afternoon you will enjoy a spectacular sunset cruise on the Zambezi River.
Overnight: Ilala Lodge or similar
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: Victoria Falls to Hwange [BLD]
After breakfast a road transfer will take you to Elephant’s Eye, Hwange Eco-Lodge, which is situated 13 km from the main camp of Hwange National Park. After arrival, you can either relax on your private veranda or in the pool area, before your first activity. Choose between a game drive in the Hwange National Park or in the Elephant’s Eye private concession. Alternatively you can join a visit to a traditional homestead, where the locals will host you and share some information on their lifestyle.
Overnight: Elephant’s Eye, Hwange (Chalets with open-plan bathroom, double basins and outdoor shower, private veranda, fireplace, pool, restaurant and bar area, viewing deck)
Day 4: Hwange National Park [BLD]
Today is spent on a game drive in the Hwange National Park, the largest national park in Zimbabwe, covering an area of approx. 14 650 km2. Named after a local chief, Hwange is situated in the northwest corner of the country about one hour south of the Victoria Falls. Due to its close proximity to the Falls, Hwange boasts an incredible biodiversity of flora and fauna, and a plethora of African wildlife. There are over 100 species of mammals and nearly 400 bird species recorded here. Specifically, the elephant population in Hwange is considered world famous, as it is one of the largest in the world. Experience parts of this national park on game drives and you will discover a variety of animals, including some predators among them.
Overnight: Elephant’s Eye, Hwange
Day 5: Hwange [BLD]
This morning you will go on a game drive to continue your search for the African wildlife. The afternoon is at your leisure, either beside the swimming pool, having sundowners on the viewing deck or participating in some of the optional activities available.
Overnight: Elephant’s Eye, Hwange
Optional activities in Hwange
Walking Safari $ 52.00
Painted Dog Conservation Centre $ 5.00 (donation)
Elephant’s Eye, Hwange, offer complimentary transfers to the Painted Dog Conservation Centre. Please book activities in advance or contact the reception desk.
Day 6: Departure [B]
Enjoy your last breakfast at the lodge before your 2½ hour drive back to Victoria Falls Airport, where you embark on your onward journey.
Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.