24 September 2016
This short tour combines a stay in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe's largest game reserve, with a visit to the stunning Victoria Falls, the largest falling sheet of water in the world. It's the perfect introduction to the beautiful country of Zimbabwe.
You'll be met on arrival at Victoria Falls Airport and transferred to your hotel on the banks of the Zambezi River. The National Park borders the front of the property and you may be able to watch wild animals grazing on the hotel lawns. After check in you will have the afternoon at leisure to enjoy lunch and relax by the pool, before being collected in the late afternoon for an unforgettable sunset cruise along the Zambezi.
After breakfast this morning you'll be collected for a guided tour of the Falls, one of the seven natural wonders of the world. You'll walk through the lush rain forest, admiring the huge variety of birds and plants, to view the largest falling sheet of water in the world. You'll also visit the famous statue of Dr Livingstone. Afterwards you'll return to the hotel, and for the remainder of the day you're free to choose from a wide range of activities including bungee jumping, white-water rafting, elephant-back safaris and cultural tours.
After breakfast this morning, you will be transferred to Hwange National Park, home to vast herds of elephant, buffalo and zebra, as well as lions, leopards and endangered African wild dogs. You'll arrive at your camp in time for lunch, then have the afternoon at leisure to enjoy a dip in the plunge pool or relax on your veranda. After afternoon tea you'll take a game drive, stopping en route for a sundowner and snacks, then return to camp for dinner.
You'll rise early this morning and head out for your morning game drive or walk, returning to the lodge for brunch. You'll have the afternoon at leisure, before high tea and then an afternoon game drive, stopping at a waterhole in the park for sundowners and snacks. You'll return to camp in time to freshen up before dinner.
After an early breakfast, this morning you'll transfer back to Victoria Falls Airport for your onward flight.
Superior fr £1458pp
Rates based on twinshare
International flights not included unless otherwise stated