Makaolo plains

10 Nights/11 Days Zimbabwe Safari

Guided/Self Drive Options

Destinations: Victoria Falls, Hwange NP, Matopos NP, Great Zimbabwe Ruins, Eastern Highlands & Harare

 

2 Nights Victoria Falls

 

Airport transfers between Victoria Falls Airport and the hotel.

2 nights’ accommodation in a River Facing Room at the A’Zambezi River Lodge, including breakfast daily.

A Guided Tour of The Falls (Zimbabwean side), including transfers.

A Dinner Cruise on the Zambezi River, including transfers, set-menu dinner & local beverages.

 

One Dinner and Entertainment at The Boma – Place of Eating, including transfers.

A choice of an Elephant Back Safari OR a Lion Walk OR a 12/13 min Helicopter flight over The Falls.

87 well-appointed and air conditioned en-suite rooms including 2 luxury king suites, 2 luxury queen suites, 44 standard double rooms, 37 standard twin rooms and 2 standard paraplegic rooms (one twin and one double). Non-smoking rooms available. Majority of the rooms have balconies facing the river and swimming pool whilst the rest face the National Park and the gardens

 

2 Nights Hwange National Park

 

Depart after breakfast and head from A’Zambezi River Lodge to Hwange National Park. 2 Nights accomodation at Ivory Lodge with the lofted chalets overlooking the floodlit waterhole. Included are all local beverages, all meals, 2 activities per day (game drives, game walks) and laundry.

Each elevated en suite room is positioned with sweeping views of the lodge’s productive waterhole. This is lit at night by an unobtrusive, gentle floodlight. Our electric blankets keep guests warm and snug during the cold winter nights and in summer, we have ceiling fans to stay cool. All of the tree-houses have mosquito nets, 24 hour electricity and on tap hot water in the en suite bathroom.

2 Nights Matopos National Park

 

An optional early morning game drive is available before the drive to the Matopos National Park a few kilometers drive from the Bulawayo (The second largest city in Zimbabwe), popularly known as the City of Kings. 2 Nights at Big Cave Camp inside the Matopos National Park. Includes all meals, local drinks & activities (Rhino Tracking, Rhodes Grave Visit, Game Drives & Walks) imported drinks.

Big Cave Camp reposes atop an enormous granite whaleback, commanding inspirational views across the famous Matobo National Park. Sophisticated African architecture incorporates colossal boulders into a luxuriously appointed thatched lodge positioned amidst ancient Khoisan rock art.

 

2 Nights Great Zimbabwe

 

Mid-morning departure from Matopos to The ruins of Great Zimbabwe – the capital of the Queen of Sheba, according to an age-old legend – are a unique testimony to the Bantu civilization of the Shona between the 11th and 15th centuries. The city, which covers an area of nearly 80 ha, was an important trading centre and was renowned from the middle Ages onwards. 2 Nights accomodation at Norma Jeans Guesthouse on a full board basis with a full day guided tour of the ruines including lunch is available as you explore this world heritage site.

8 hotel rooms (with dining and lounge facilities), and 4 fully equipped self-catering (self-contained) family lodges. Both hotel rooms and self-catering (self-contained) chalets are en-suite, and all have private balconies with views across Lake Mutirikwi. The décor of the hotel rooms and self-catering (self-contained) accommodation at Norma Jeane’s Lakeview Resort is unassuming, yet stylish and all the rooms are spotless. In addition, we offer 9 budget rooms with communal ablutions, kitchen and braai facilities. Full camping facilities include an all-weather boma.


1 Night Eastern Highlands

 

Depart after breakfast and head to the most beautiful area of Zimbabwe, the Eastern Highlands. You can make a stop at the famous Birchenough Bridge. Arrive at Musangano Lodge in time for lunch. Extra optional activities are available and can be booked directly at the lodge.

Five spacious Lodges with spectacular views over the Eastern Highlands, their homely exterior inviting you to indulge in the comforts inside. You will feel completely at ease in the large living/dining area, tastefully furnished in an ethnic style with a fully-equipped kitchen. Between four and seven guests can be easily accommodated in the two or three cosy yet luxurious bedrooms with ample seating space for all in both the lounge and the outdoor covered porch. If you visit us in the winter, the fireplace will ensure a warm visit, and for summer visitors the covered veranda is a great place to enjoy a braai under the stars.

 

1 Night Harare

 

Today you will have a relaxed scenic drive through the Eastern Highlands to Harare, the “Sunshine City”, capital of Harare. Spend your last night in the luxurious Meikles Hotel. I night including a City Tour of Harare and a visit to one of the biggest and oldest markets in Zimbabwe, Mbare Musika.

 

Depending on your departure flight time you can spend the next full day shopping for some African souvenirs. For those with an early departure flight an airport transfer will be arranged, marking an end to this amazing and magical Zimbabwe Safari.

Graceful luxury and charm in 312 rooms including 84 deluxe and several sublime suites. Meikles offers a fine array of exceptional facilities as befits a world-class luxury hotel. La Fontaine Grill is one of Harare’s fine-dining signature restaurants.

 

2017 RATES

 

Valid: January 2017  – 31December

 

GUIDED OPTION

2 pax4 pax6 pax
Per Person sharingUS$3 790.00US$ 3 200.00US$3 020.00
Extra person in single roomUS$3 900.00US$ 3 400.00US$ 3 200.00

 

SELF DRIVE OPTION****vehicle hire on request

Per Person sharingUS$ 2 600.00
Single Room SupplementUS$ 180.00

 

DEPARTURE DATES

  • No set Departures.
  • Open throughout the year.
  • To join an already booked group or for group rates please enquire.

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