This journey will take you from Hwange, one of Africa’s most extensive protected safari areas, to Lake Kariba, an incredible inland water wilderness and stunning sunsets. Finishing in Victoria Falls, a natural world wonder and adventure capital of southern Africa.
This is an 8 day 7 night journey that includes ground transfers and light aircraft charters combining a genuine safari experience in Zimbabwe's largest park. the thrill of seeing to Victoria Falls, a natural world wonder and experiencing its adventure activities. After 2 nights you will be leave the wildlife prolific Hwange National Park for the magic and diversity of Lake Kariba; with its stunning sunsets, great fishing, Tonga people and good wildlife with the picturesque town of Victoria Falls, the adrenaline capital of Southern Africa and home of the mighty Victoria Falls. Your accommodation throughout will be budet to mid-range.
Day 1-3: Hwange, Home of the Big Five
You will start this journey by meeting your driver who will transfer you to Hwange National Park, where you will meet your guide from Miombo. You will be staying in a thatched chalet at Miombo Safari Camp on a fully inclusive basis. Over the next few days you will immerse yourself in authentic African safari. Morning and evening game drives allow you to capture excellent photos of large elephant and buffalo herds, as well as great chances of seeing lion, leopard, cheetah and a multitude of other plains game and bird species. During your stay you will also visit the Painted (wild) dog center run by volunteers.
Day 4-5: Hwange to Lake Kariba, Water Wilderness
From Miombo you will be transferred to Hwange Airport for your air transfer in a light aircraft to the edge of the vast inland water wilderness of Lake Kariba. Once landed you will be met by your guide who will take you on a boat transfer to Spurwing Island. You will be staying in a cabin or well equipped tent on a full board basis. At Spurwing island you will spend the next few days either soaking up incredible vistas, fishing for the fighting tiger-fish, enjoying a land or water based safari experience or simply relaxing in magical surrounds.
Day 6-7: Lake Kariba to Victoria Falls, Natural Wonder
After 2 nights relaxing on the lake, you will be flown back in a light aircraft to Victoria Falls, the last stop of your journey in Zimbabwe. Victoria Falls is the adventure capital of Africa. You won't be far from the falls themselves and you will have time to enjoy the buzz of this exciting resort town, which is surrounded by its own wilderness and safari areas. There are numerous activities available and we recommend to book these in advance. You will be staying at The Kingdom Hotel on a bed and breakfast basis.
Day 8: End of your journey
Today after a leisurely breakfast you will be transferred back to Victoria Falls airport.
Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.