African Safaris and Travel - Photo Safaris in Africa
Day 1 - Victoria Falls
You will be met at Victoria Falls
Airport by the transfer company who will be waiting in
arrivals with your name on a sign. You will be transferred
to Victoria Falls Safari Lodge. (Bed and Breakfast Basis)
Built on a plateau overlooking
the Zambezi National Park, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge is
just 4km from the majestic Victoria Falls and offers a
unique wildlife experience. We’re proud to have been voted
Best Safari Lodge/ Resort Hotel in Zimbabwe for 21
consecutive years and look forward to welcoming you to our
wonderful destination. Our staff are warm and personable,
and will ensure your holiday is hassle-free.
Built of thatch and timber, the
lodge rises several levels, giving the impression of a vast
open-plan tree house. Our rooms all have private balconies,
most of which overlook a central waterhole, offering the
opportunity to observe herds of buffalo, elephant and kudu,
as the sun goes down, and hyenas later in the evening.
Dining options include the a la carte
MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant, the more casual Buffalo Bar and The
Boma – Dinner & Drum Show. The Boma Café, set in a tranquil
garden setting and located close to the Lokuthula Lodges,
offers breakfast and light meals until 4.30pm.
Day 2 - Victoria Falls
many activities available in Victoria Falls and we are happy
to provide you with details and book these. We recommend a
sunset river cruise, helicopter flight over the falls and of
course seeing the falls themselves. You do not need a guide
to do so as the paths are clear and well signposted but we
are happy to arrange one for you, lunch at The Lookout Cafe
is a great way to finish as it has spectacular views over
3 - Hwange National Park
You will have a transfer of about 2.5
hrs to Hwange Main Camp where you will be met by your
transfer and taken on a scenic drive to The Hide Safari Camp.
Here your activities include game drives, walks or sitting
in camp watching the waterhole from the comfort of the cool
deck or a hide closer to the action.
Fully Inclusive - Bed, All Meals,
Fees and Activities. All Local Brands (Spirits, Wine and
Located in a prime position in
Hwange National Park, The Hide offers a life-enriching
safari experience for its guests, from its fantastic game
viewing right on your doorstep, to a variety of daily
activities to suit everyone and the warm and welcoming
staff, who make you feel like family from the minute you
Guests are accommodated in 10
beautifully-furnished deluxe tents, all boasting en-suite
bathrooms and private verandas overlooking the busy
waterhole. As well as 2 exclusive use options for private
groups or families. Keep your binoculars on hand, as
elephant, lion and buffalo can often be seen satisfying
Days 4 and 5 - The Hide Safari Camp, Hwange National
Adventures include day and
night game drives, guided bush walks and exceptional game
viewing in the seclusion of the camp’s unique underground
hides. For those who are a little more adventurous, The
Dove’s Nest Treehouse is available at no extra charge.
Located 10 minutes away from camp, this rustic gem sleep out
has the perfect vantage point from which to view wildlife
After an exhilarating day of
game viewing, guests can retreat to the cool refuge of the
camp’s swimming pool and can enjoy delectable meals savoured
al fresco or in the elegant dining room.
Walking and game drives will allow
you the opportunity to observe elephant, kudu and sable
antelope, zebra, wildebeest, gemsbok, the rare and
endangered roan antelope, buffalo, giraffe, white rhino,
lion, leopard, hyena, and many other wildlife species.
Day 6 - Hwange to Amalinda Lodge, Matobo National Park
After breakfast you will be
transferred the 1.5hr drive to Hwange Main Camp. Here you
will have a transfer of about 4 hours to Amalinda Lodge
within Matobo Hills National Park. Here your activities
include game drives, walks, swimming in the natural rock
swimming pool, exploring rock paintings and more.
Amalinda Lodge, an African inspired
refuge, where world-class facilities combine with the
spiritual energy, allure and unique beauty, for which the
Matobo Hills is so celebrated. The granite domes and castle
kopjes of the Matobo Hills, Zimbabwe, are among the most
majestic rock sceneries in the world. Nestled in this unique
range of hills is Amalinda Lodge, situated only 45kms from
Amalinda consists of nine
individually thatched rooms including 3 honeymoon suites, 3
family rooms, 2 double rooms & 1 single room, which are all
set into the huge boulders. Each room is steeped in
African historical artefacts of a bygone era and tucked away
into an ancient bushman’s shelter, Amalinda Lodge’s charm
will leave an indelible impression on every visitor.
Days 7 and 8 - Amalinda Lodge, Matobo National Park
For those who wish to partake, there
are many other varied activities available:
Game drives into the Matobo Park.
Tracking Black and White Rhino. Horse riding from the camp.
Elephant back trails. Bushman caves and paintings. Walking
and hiking the majestic rock formations. African village,
Traditional Healer, Rural School & Clinic Tours. Cecil John
Rhodes' Grave and The View of the World. Highest
concentration of Black Eagle and Leopard in the World.
Natural rock pool overlooking the
Matobo Hills and a water hole below. Visit to Cyrene
Mission. Bird watching. Night drives for nocturnal wildlife.
Curio hunting. An option to overnight in a Traditional
African Village. Other activities can be arranged upon
Day 9 - Depart
Sadly your last day has arrived and
you will have a transfer to the Bulawayo Airport to connect
with your onward flight back home
From $4,450 per person sharing