An African safari adventure spanning seven days, two countries and seemingly endless exclusive experiences that will have you planning your next safari on the flight home. Start your week off in beautiful Victoria falls in Zimbabwe and into Botswana, exploring the Chobe National Park in all its glory. Then pop over the border to Zimbabwe and spend a few nights immersed in the wildlife of Hwange National Park with our knowledgeable and friendly guides.
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Upon your arrival at Victoria Falls Airport, you will be met by your shuttle vehicle and transferred to your hotel. Your luxury holiday room awaits. Victoria Falls presents a spectacular sight of awe-inspiring beauty and grandeur on the Zambezi River, forming the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe. Highlight for today is a dinner cruise on the Zambezi River in Victoria Falls.
Accommodations: Shearwater Explorers Village lodge or similar
The day starts with a visit to the famous Victoria Falls. The majestic waterfall, a Unesco World Heritage Site, is impressive in full flood (February to end May) and even in low season (October and November). After your walking tour, there are many optional activities to choose from for the rest of the day
Accommodations: Shearwater Explorers Village or similar.
This morning we continue our adventure in Victoria falls with some optional activities before we embark on a journey to Chobe National Park. After lunch, we travel a 70 km distance to the Botswana boarder, crossing into Botswana and arrive at our accommodation late in the afternoon.Chobe National Park is in northern Botswana near the vast, inland Okavango Delta. It's known for its large herds of elephants and Cape buffalo, which converge along the Chobe Riverfront in the dry months. Lions, antelopes and hippos inhabit the woods and lagoons around Linyanti Marsh. The floodable grasslands of the Savuti Marsh attract numerous bird species, plus migrating zebras. Included Highlight: Afternoon boat cruise-Boarding a vessel and then traversing along the Chobe River into the Chobe National Park. There is no stretch of river in the world that has a larger and more varied abundance of wildlife than this part of the Chobe River
Accommodations: Kwalape Safari lodge in Kasane Botswana or similar
Game Drive Morning & Afternoon Game drive -This morning, guests will be collected in open game drive vehicles to the park. The game drive will cover less than 1% of the 11700 square kilometres that makes up the Chobe National Park. The Land activity takes you further into the park where a variety of different species can be found
Accommodations: Kwalape Safari Lodge or similar
After an early breakfast today, we embark on a journey to Zimbabwe`s biggest National park- Hwange National Park.Hwange National Park is in west Zimbabwe. Its grasslands and mopane woods 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
Accommodations: Miombo Safari Camp or Similar
The day starts early as we depart our lodge for a full day game drive. We visit several waterholes with lunch served in the middle of the bush. Hwange is home to a large population of elephants, lions, wild dogs, antelopes and a thriving bird life
Accommodations: Overnight at Miombo Safari Camp or Similar
Included Highlights: Painted Dog Conservation Learn about how the locals are doing to try and stop poachers from killing this beautiful specie.
Accommodations: Not included