This tour starts from the Bulawayo, one of Zimbabwe’s biggest town. It’s the closest town to Matobo National Park, home to the Matobo spectacular hills rock formations and stone age cave art. The National Park is known for its rich human history, its remarkably diverse flora, and fauna and its magnificent rugged terrain. This unspoiled natural wilderness features a range of massive red-tinged, granite boulders interspersed with gorgeous wooded valleys making it a dream destination for hikers, climbers and nature lovers alike.

You will also be able to visit Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe’s biggest reserve, home to a profusion of wildlife, including giraffes, lions, zebras, and approximately 40 000 elephants. It provides sanctuary for all the country’s endangered species, including a population of wild dogs thought to be among the most sizable surviving groups on the continent.

It was named after a local Nhanzwa chief; the Park is the largest in Zimbabwe occupying roughly 14 650 square kilometers and is located in the northwest corner of the country about one-hour south of the Mighty Victoria Falls. It became the royal hunting grounds to the Ndebele warrior-king Mzilikazi in the early 19thCentury and was set aside as a National Park in 1929. Hwange boasts a tremendous selection of wildlife with over 100 species of mammals and nearly 400 bird species recorded. The elephants of Hwange are world famous and the Park’s elephant population is one of the largest in the world.

This tour will end in Victoria Falls, on the southern banks of the Zambezi River at the western end of the eponymous falls. This popular tourist town is compact enough to walk around and makes an ideal base for travelers exploring the seventh wonder of the world, the unfathomably vast Victoria Falls.

 

  • Tour to Victoria Falls
  • 12/13 minutes Helicopter Flight
  • Game drives
  • Boat cruise
  • Dinner cruise on Zambezi

Day 1 & 2: Arrival at Bulawayo Airport and transfer to Matopo National Park

Day 3 & 4: Transfer from Matopo to Hwange National Park

Day 5 & 6: Transfer from Hwange to Kingdom Hotel, Victoria Falls

Day 7: Transfer to Victoria Falls Airport for departure

Day 1 & 2: Arrival at Bulawayo Airport and transfer to Matopo National Park

You arrive in Zimbabwe at Bulawayo Airport and immediately you are transferred to your lodge where you shall be spending 2 nights. You will spend 2 days in Matopo National Park carrying out two activities per day. However, there are other optional activities to carry out while in Bulawayo: $65 per person per activity (Half Day) excluding monuments & museum fees.

 Accommodation: Amalinda Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3 & 4: Transfer from Matopo to Hwange National Park

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Hwange National Park where you will spend two nights at the park, carrying out activities per day.

Hwange National Park is found in western Zimbabwe. Its has grasslands and mopane woods that are home to large elephant herds, lions and African wild dogs. In the northwest, animals gather at Mandavu and Masuma dams, where there are concealed lookouts. Bumbusi National Monument includes 18th-century ruins and pre-colonial rock carvings. In the southeast, waterholes include the Nyamandhlovu Pan, with its elevated viewing platform. During your stay at the park, you shall experience 2 activities per day (game drives, game walks).

Accommodation: Ivory Lodge

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 & 6: Transfer from Hwange to Kingdom Hotel, Victoria Falls

You will depart from for Hwange National Park and drive to Victoria Falls where you will be spending the last 2 nights. During the 2 days, you will go for a guided tour around the falls and also experience a 12/13 minutes Helicopter flight to view the falls from above. Enjoy your 2 nights’ dinners on a cruise on the River Zambezi (exclusive of the park fees) and Boma

Accommodation: Kingdom Hotel

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 7: Transfer to Victoria Falls Airport for departure

Have breakfast at leisure, you embark on the preparation for your return back home. Check out of the hotel in time for your transfer to Victoria Falls to catch your scheduled flight. This marked the end of your adventurous Safari

 

No of Persons Rate per Person USD
2 2,947
4 Quote will be provided on request

Tour Includes

  • 6 Nights’ accommodation in the hotels/lodges mentioned in the itinerary
  • On the ground transport for game viewing.
  • Guided tour to Victoria falls (Zimbabwean side)
  • Airport and other transfers as indicated in the itinerary
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • A 12/13 min Helicopter flight over The Falls.
  • A Dinner Cruise on the Zambezi with a set menu & local beverages
  • One Dinner and Entertainment at The Boma – Place of Eating
  • Morning Game Drive,
  • Boat Cruise, including park fees while at Chobe Bush Lodge.

Tour Excludes

  • Personal expenses such travel and medical insurance, excess baggage fee, communication charges that include, emails, faxes, phone calls beverages including luxury champagne, spirits or meals not included in the itinerary
  • Gratuity for porterage/ waiters at hotels, camps and airports
  • Optional Accommodation upgrades
  • Lunches and Dinners not mentioned
  • Cost of obtaining Visas
  • Any optional tours and excursions not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Travel Insurance
  • International Flights

 Courtesy reminder 

  • Offer is subject to change without prior notice.
  • Rooms are subject to availability at the time of booking.
  • Room upgrades subject to availability and at an additional charge
  • Any change in number of people or travel date (arrival date) will be subject to another quote.
  • Above rates are based on contract rates of the current period.
  • Final quote will be provided on confirmation.
  • Reservation requests on hold will be confirmed as final booking
  • Quotes may change without prior notice when there’s is change in room rates
  • Park Entry Fees as follows: Falls tour - $35pp, Cruise - $12pp, Helicopter Flights - $14pp (Please note the park fees are to be confirmed, and may change price by the Zimbabwean Government.)
  • Fly-in packages are available on request and are quoted on an ad-hoc basis.
  • Please note that some activities require a minimum of 2 pax to depart, subject to availability.