7 days: Victoria Falls, Hwange National Park and Chobe National Park

Spend a week experiencing the unforgettable opulence of wildlife in the vast Southern African wilderness. This safari takes you through nature lover’s paradise; Hwange National Park and Chobe National Park are the two most famous nature reserves in Zimbabwe and Botswana. From exploring the Victoria Falls to the teaming wildlife surrounding the African waterholes and rivers, this experience will remain with you for life.  Highlights of this safari include: touring the incredible Victoria Falls, Hwange National Park, Painted Dogs Conservation Centre, traditional homestead visit, sunset boat cruise and Chobe National Park.

 

Itinerary:

 

Day 1: Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

  • Upon arrival at Victoria Falls Airport in Zimbabwe, you will be transferred to your lodge.
  • You have the remainder of the day at leisure to experience some of the optional activities that are available (at own expense)
  • On the morning of day 2, you will have the opportunity to explore the mighty Victoria Falls on a guided tour.
  • Meals included: Breakfast

Day 3 & 4: Victoria Falls to Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe

  • After breakfast you will be picked up and transferred to Hwange National Park
  • The area is home to many predators and endangered species such as the wild dog, plus a very large and varied birdlife. En-route to the lodge you will visit the Painted Dogs Conservation Centre to learn about the efforts made to protect the endangered wild.
  • In the afternoon, you will embark on a walking safari, led by a professional guide and you will learn about the fauna and flora. Hwange National Park.
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5 & 6: Hwange National Park to Chobe National Park, Botswana

  • This morning you will visit a traditional African homestead where locals will host you and share some information on their lifestyle. Thereafter you will be transferred to Kasane, the gateway to the Chobe National Park.
  • The Chobe River, which flows along the northeast border of the park, is a major watering spot for large breeding herds of elephants, as well as families of giraffe, sable and Cape buffalo.
  • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7: Chobe National Park to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

  • Depending on your departure time, you will be picked up and transferred back across the border to Victoria Falls Airport
  • Meals included: Breakfast

 

Package Includes:

  • Return airport transfers
  • 2 nights’ accommodation at Ilala Lodge including breakfast
  • guided tour of Victoria Falls including park fees
  • 2 nights’ accommodation at Elephant’s Eye, Hwange including all meals and activities as per itinerary
  • 2 nights’ accommodation at Chobe Bakwena including all meals and activities as per itinerary.
  • Park fees & river usage fees, services of an English-speaking driver guide on the excursions specified.

 

 

Validity

Price Per Person (sharing)

Single Supplement

01 Jan – 31 Dec 2016

CAD $3,383

 

CAD $653

 

*Prices are per person, based on sharing

*All rates are subject to change according to rate change and fluctuations

*Prices do not include international airfare, entrance Visas, optional activities or travel insurance

 

 

Terms & Conditions:-

Daily departures, all bookings are subject to availability. Prices advertised are subject to change without notice until such time as the package is booked and paid for.  For advice, please contact one of our Destination Specialists.  Downunder Travel Ltd. is the agent/broker in this equation and for that reason is not responsible for any issues or incidents which result in clients expenditure outside of the package booked paid for and agreed upon.  Clients are advised to bring enough money to cover the purchase of curios, tips, alcoholic drinks and additional entertainment.  Our Destination Specialists can help the client arrange for all entry visas required to visit Zimbabwe and South Africa prior to departure.   Please advise your Downunder Travel Specialist should you be traveling on anything other than a Canadian or U.S. passport.  Airfare, taxes & fuel surcharges component of package must be paid in full at time of booking at which time the airfare becomes non-refundable.  We highly recommend that all passengers protect themselves with cancellation / interruption insurance which will cover them against cancellations due to non pre-existing medical conditions which cause them penalties or other expenses.  We also highly recommend medical insurance for any travel outside of your home province.  Your Downunder Travel Specialist can assist with both Cancellation/Interruption Insurance and Medical Insurance.  Pre and post tour accommodation and transfers can be arranged upon request.