{Mozambique}{Zimbabwe}

Luxury Taste of Zimbabwe & Mozambique

16 Days
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This itinerary has been designed for those who like to combine discovery and luxury when exploring a destination. All accommodation has been specially selected to offer unique locations and experiences.

Itinerary highlights includes a visit to the Matopos with rhino tracking and horse riding safari, walking and open 4×4 safaris in Hwange National Park, stopping by Victoria Falls continuing with a safari cruise on Lake Kariba.

Last but not least ending the tour in style with a helicopter transfer to the luxury camp in the famous Mana Pools National Park, the perfect spot to unwind and dust off after a safari.

 

Day 1   Camp Amalinda – Private Home-Stead

MATOBO NATIONAL PARK

Upon arrival at Bulawayo International Airport you are greeted by our local representative and driven to Camp Amalinda, with a journey time of around 1 hour.

NOTE: A tourist visa for Zimbabwe is obtainable on arrival for the majority of European citizens.

A welcome drink and lunch are included, followed by an afternoon visit of the Matopos National Park. Here you’ll discover the rock formations and visit the bushman cave sites.

Later enjoy a sundowner and visit to Cecil Rhodes Grave Memorial, followed by dinner and overnight stay at Camp Amalinda – Private Home-Stead.

Day 2

After breakfast enjoy a half-day game drive with rhino walk, return back to private home-stead for lunch.

After lunch take part in an activity of your choice:

  • Historical Tour with the visit of the Bushman Painting Caves
  • Discovery of the rock formations
  • Bicycle Tour in the villages and rural homes

Dinner and overnight stay at Camp Amalinda – Private Home-Stead.

Included all meals and local drinks, laundry service and two activities per day.

 

Day 3 – 4    Somalisa Camp

HWANGE NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast transfer to Hwange National Park, journey time approx 3 hours 30 minutes.

Enjoy a 2 hour safari from the main gate to Somalisa Camp, arriving for a welcome drink and lunch.

Time at leisure before the afternoon safari.

Afternoon ‘High Tea’ followed by the safari of your choice, with sundowner drinks at a prime location in the park, return for dinner and overnight at Somalisa Camp.

Included all meals and local drinks, laundry service and two activities per day.

Day 5    Victoria Falls River Lodge

VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE

After breakfast at Somalisa Camp, enjoy a safari transfer to Hwange Main Camp lasting around 2 hours and 30 minutes, followed by an onward transfer to Victoria Falls River Lodge in time for lunch.

In the early afternoon, depart for a guided walking tour of the Victoria Falls, the Mosi-Oa-Tunya (smoke that thunders) as they are known locally. Duration 2 hours 30 minutes.

Return to lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 6

After breakfast activities include a game drive and a river cruise.

Return to lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Included all meals and local drinks, laundry service and two activities per day (game drive or river cruise).

Optional activities (excluded) include massages, rafting, helicopter flight, canoe safaris, walking safaris and bungee jumping.

 

Day 7 – 9    Matusadona Yacht

LAKE KARIBA, ZIMBABWE

After breakfast at the Victoria Falls River Lodge transfer to the Victoria Falls International Airport, depart on a charter flight to Bumi Hills Airfield at Lake Kariba. Flight time 1 hour.

Upon arrival at Lake Kariba, board the luxurious Matusadona Yacht for a fantastic three night safari cruise experience.

Activities available during the cruise:

  • Safari in small boats
  • Fishing for tiger fish
  • Relax on the deck with jacuzzi

All meals, drinks and activities are included whilst onboard.

 

Day 10 – 11    Ruckomechi Camp

MANA POOLS NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast and disembarkation at Kariba Marineland, a private road transfer takes you to the Ruckomechi Camp in Mana Pools. Journey time approx 3 hours 30 minutes.  Arriving in time for a welcome drink and lunch.

The afternoon is spent at leisure before the safari activity of your choice.

Activities available at Ruckomechi include:

  • 4×4 safaris
  • Bird watching
  • Walking safaris
  • Catch and release fishing
  • Safaris on the river

Included all meals, local drinks and activities.

 

Day 12   Polana Serena Hotel, Mozambique

MAPUTO

After an early breakfast a road transfer (1 hour) takes you to Harare International Airport for your onward flight to Johannesburg, flight time 1 hour 40 minutes, for a connecting flight to Maputo International Airport, flight time 1 hour. A short road transfer of around 15 minutes takes you to the Polana Serena Hotel for an overnight stay.

Dinner at leisure (not included).

 

Day 13 – 15   White Pearl Resorts

PONTA MAMOLI

After breakfast at the Polana Serena Hotel transfer to Maputo International Airport for a 30 minute Helicopter flight to the White Pearl Resorts.

Enjoy a relaxing three night stay at the White Pearl Resorts.

Included all meals, local drinks and activities.

Excluded: park fees (approx $15 per stay)

 

Day 16

DEPARTURE

After breakfast a road transfer takes you back to the airport.

 

What’s included

Meet and greet at airport, with luggage service

All private transfers by road or small charter

All accommodation listed on the program

All meals and drinks mentioned in the program

All activities as mentioned in the itinerary

National parks fees and river usage fee

 

What’s not included

International flights, taxes and all visas

Victoria Falls airport taxes

Tips for guides and drivers

Drinks except those mentioned in the program

Personal expenses

Any services not mentioned in the program.

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