Essential Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls, Hwange, Matobo, Bulawayo

Starting from USD 1750 to 1830 per person | for 4 pax

7 Day private tour

Victoria Falls

Big Five

Bird Watching

Herds of Elephants

Safari Drives

Walking Safaris

Sunset Cruise

African Culture

Explore the City

Food & Music

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Why we love this tour

  • Be prepared to be wowed in Zimbabwe
  • Two World Heritage Sites – Victoria Falls and Matobo Hills
  • Guided tour of magnificent Victoria Falls (bucket list ticked!)
  • Luxury sunset cruise on the upper Zambezi with sundowners and canapés
  • Track Rhino’s and other animals on foot (so exciting!)
  • A night of African food, drumming and dance (feel the vibe!)
  • Days with the Big Five – incredible guided safaris in Hwange National Park
  • Guided explorations of the San Bushman Paintings
  • Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Matopos Hills (unmissable!)
  • Guided City tour of beautiful Bulawayo
  • If you love this tour – fill up the enquiry form below or enquire for a tailor-made tour

Itinerary at a glance

Day 1 : The magnificent ‘Smoke that thunders’ | 1 Night

Victoria Falls

INCLUDES:

Meet and greet at  Victoria Falls Airport, transfer to the lodge, guided Victoria Falls Tour, sunset cruise, entrance fees to Victoria Falls, accommodation on bed and breakfast basis in a detached 2-3 bedroomed chalets of a safari lodge and a Boma dinner

STAY:

A lodge with beautifully located detached chalets with fans set in a tranquil garden where warthogs frequent. The restaurant and pool are great for relaxing. The thatched roofed en suite chalets are well equipped even for self catering and are decorated in a typical African style. Over 400 Tripadvisor reviews.

Day 2, 3, 4 : Big 5 safari | 3 Nights

Hwange National Park

INCLUDES:

Road transfer from Victoria Falls by seat in shuttle to Hwange National Park, tour of African Painted Dog Conservation Centre, half day game drives – on Day 2 inside the private concession of the lodge and on Days 3 and 4, half day safari drives inside the Hwange NP, accommodation on full board basis in open plan thatched Rondavels,  local drinks, park fees

STAY:

Traditional ensuite ‘rondavel’ of a rustic eco lodge set on a private concession at the very edge of the famous Hwange National Park, where big game frequents the waterhole nearby. Over 150 Tripadvisor reviews.

Day 5, 6 : Beautiful Bulawayo and wilderness of Matobo National Park | 2 Nights

Bulawayo and Matobo National Park

A chance to explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Matopos Hills, track Rhino’s and other animals on foot (min. 12 yrs), explore San Bushman paintings and a city tour of beautiful Bulawayo with a visit to an African craft centre to see artistes and weavers create their dreams, makes for a great ending to your tour.

INCLUDES:

Road transfer to Bulawayo, visit to an African craft centre, accommodation in a standard room on bed and breakfast basis, guided city walk of Bulawayo, Day 6 includes a full day trip to Matobo Hills NP which includes entrance fees, exploring the San Bushman cave paintings, guided Rhino tracking experience (min. 12 yrs), light lunch and refreshments.

STAY:

A comfortable guest lodge in Bulawayo with a pool and charming décor, superb service and delicious food. Set in a tropical garden setting that is an oasis of peace – perfect for a city stay. Over 180 Tripadvisor reviews.

Day 7 : Departure from Bulawayo after breakfast

Includes: Breakfast and transfer to Bulawayo Airport

Prices will depend on high/shoulder/green seasons

Exchange rate fluctuations will apply at the time of booking

If you love this tour – fill up the enquiry below

Tour Code: ABAZAM1

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