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Exploring the heart of Southern Africa

Waterfalls & Safari

Safari tour package: A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Prices: $806 - $2194
Includes internal flights: No
Length of safari: 5 days
Best months: All year
Countries visited: Botswana Botswana , Zambia Zambia , Zimbabwe Zimbabwe
Parks visited: Chobe, Victoria Falls
Activity level: Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
  • Big five
  • Romantic
  • Cultural
Visit the Victoria Falls, Chobe and Livingstone package includes safaris and cultural experience.

Day 1

Meet and greet at airport for transfer to hotel by guide who will assist with check in at hotel.

At 1600hrs we go to the jetty site for our Spectacular Zambezi Sunset Cruise where we get to have a relaxed river safari on the mighty Zambezi river. We will get the chance to see hippos wallowing and swimming in the shallow waters, sometimes we see elephants crossing the river or on the famous Siloka island. Drinks and snacks will be served on board full bar and soft drinks available.

Day 2 

After breakfast we go for the  guided tour of the Mighty Victoria Falls viewing the falls from 16 different viewpoints and if we are lucky we get to spot bushbuck and the banded mongoose in the rainforest which is a haven of birds for birders.

From the falls we will pass through the Big Tree  for some photographic memoirs so named because of its historical significance to the settlers as it was a meeting point which makes it of great importance. It is aged 1000-1500years old and is majestic in size.

After lunch we will be picked  up from the old grand hotel The Victoria Falls hotel. 

Helicopter flight, the Flight of Angels so named by David Livingstone when he first saw the falls  and in amazement believed that it could only be a sight that was “gazed upon by angels in flight” . Our flight will take us over the falls and for those that want the longer one it will take us over the falls and the Batoka Gorges.

After activities we will be dropped at the hotel  and prepare for our royal dinner. Tonight we will take the historic train tour on the famous Cape to Cairo Route which will take us to the Victoria Falls bridge for sundowners and watch the famous African sunset thereafter the train will go to the outskirts of Victoria Falls town and goes to Jafuta Conservancy where game such as elephants, antelope are often sighted on the way.

Over night at hotel after dinner.

Day 3 

Today we will be having a more cultural tours day where will get to experience Africa at its best. We begin the morning with a  village tour in Simonga where will get to go and spend the morning in the village and visit the primary school and even participate in some of the daily activities.

Lunch will either be at home or a traditional restaurant of your choice 

After lunch we go to the market where you will find the local women selling their wares and the men selling their crafts. Get a chance to practice your negotiating skills as well as promote the local home industries.

Return to hotel for freshening up in preparation of our farewell Boma dinner.

Pick up at 1850hrs for Boma Dinner on arrival you are welcomed by the hostesses who will show us our table. Before we begin dinner we get the chance of consulting with a traditional healer n’anga who will foretell our future. 

After that we get to indulge our taste buds in the famous traditional buffet, be sure to try out the various game meet and the Mopani worms. After dinner we get to join in the drumming session and test our artistic side in dance and drumplaying.

Overnight at hotel

Day 4

Chobe Day Trip , today you will have an early breakfast and we depart for the Chobe National Park  at 0730hrs where you will get to spend the day in the park . On arrival at the border you will get to do border formalities we get on to safari vehicle for a short ride to Botswana border from there we go to Chobe National Park where we will have a game drive in the national park with the chance of seeing wildlife untamed in the park , famous for its elephant population and the puku. During the game drive we will stop at picnic stop for drinks and recess. 

After the game drive in the park for 2hours we will have lunch at a lodge along the banks of the Chobe river . From the lodge we get on to boats so that we do a river safari where you will get to see hippos in the Chobe river , elephants swimming to the islands , buffaloes grazing on the islands. 

After the river safari we are taken back to the border for our journey back to Zimbabwe for the night . 

Dinner at a restuarant or hotel .

Overnight at hotel .

 

Day 5 

Check out and transfer to airport for flight.

 

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

  • Victoria Falls Waterfront
  • Avani
  • David Livingstone Safari Lodge
  • Mosi Apartments

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