Victoria Falls Safari
From USD 3,041
ZAR 13703.62 (approximately, depending on exchange rate at time of booking)
Experience a sunset cruise on the Zambezi and the spectacular Victoria Falls on this magnificent 7 day Victoria Falls Safari.
- A Guided Tour of The Falls
- A Sunset Cruise on the Zambezi River
- One Dinner and Entertainment at The Boma
- A choice of an Elephant Back Safari OR a Lion Walk OR a 12/13 min Helicopter flight over The Falls
- Game Drive
|01 Jan – 30 Jun 2016||Per person sharing||US $3035|
|Per person single (traveling with others)||US $3415|
|Single departure supplement||US $490|
|1 Jul – 30 Dec 2016||Per person sharing||US $3090|
|Per person single (traveling with others)||US $3635|
|Single departure supplement||US $490|
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Transfer from Victoria Falls Airport to Victoria Falls Safari Lodge|
|DEPARTURE TIME||To be confirmed|
|DURATION||7 days/6 nights|
|ACCOMMODATION||Victoria Falls Safari Lodge and Bomani Tented Lodge|
|INCLUDED||Return airport transfers between Victoria Falls Airport and the Victoria Falls Safari Lodge.||3 nights’ accommodation in standard room at the Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, including breakfast daily.|
|A Guided Tour of The Falls (Zimbabwean side), including transfers.||A Sunset Cruise on the Zambezi River, including transfers, snack & local drinks.|
|One 3 course A La Carte Dinner at The MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant at the Victoria Falls Safari Lodge.||One Dinner and Entertainment at The Boma – Place of Eating.|
|One Dinner at the iconic Livingstone Room at the Victoria Falls Hotel, including transfers.||A Full Day Chobe National Park Safari, including transfers, a game drive, Chobe River cruise and lunch.|
|A choice of an Elephant Back Safari OR a Lion Walk OR a 12/13 min Helicopter flight over The Falls, including transfers.||Return road transfers between Victoria Falls & the Impofu Siding in Hwange|
|Return rail transfers on the Elephant Express between Impofu Siding and Ngamo Siding|
|3 nights’ accommodation in a Hornbill Tent, including all meals, soft drinks, beers, wines & local spirits, laundry, transfers from & to the Ngamo Siding, game activities as available including walks, drives, all day excursions, hide sits and night drives, park entry fees per paying night, visit to the local village, tour of the village school and service of a licensed guide on safari.|
|NOT INCLUDED||Optional accommodation upgrades||Optional extra activities|
|Meals not mentioned, all drinks except where specified otherwise||Items of a personal nature, Laundry in Victoria Falls, Telephone, fax and internet connectivity|
|Gratuities||Visas if required and travel insurance|
ITINERARY (activity times in Victoria Falls differ depending on the season and will be finalised when making your reservation, also taking into account your flight times).
*Please note that some activities require a minimum of 2 pax to depart, subject to availability. Prices are subject to change without prior notice. Terms and conditions apply*
TBC: Transfer from Victoria Falls airport to Victoria Falls Safari Lodge
16h00: Depart on your Sunset cruise on the mighty Zambezi River
19h00: Enjoy a 3 course A La Carte dinner at the Makuwa-Kuwa Restaurant at the lodge
TBC: Depart on your activity of choice between the Elephant Back Safari, Lion Walk or Helicopter flight over the falls. The Elephant Back Safari and Lion Walk includes a light breakfast before returning to the lodge, while you will have breakfast at the lodge prior to doing the helicopter flight if this is chosen option.
11h00: Depart to the Impofu Siding in Hwange National Park
14h00: Depart on the Elephant Express to Bomani Tented Lodge
TBC: Transfer from the Ngamo Siding to Bomani
TBC: Afternoon game viewing activity
TBC: Dinner at Bomani
Bomani does not have rigid schedules and timetables and will tailor your time around you – it’s your safari after all! Choose to be woken with coffee in bed, before joining your guide on a sunrise game drive inside the Park. Or opt for a relaxing lie-in before visiting the nearby village and school for insight into the daily lives of the local people. Activities available are listed under inclusions above and will be discussed with you by your guide.
After a final Hwange Wildife experience you will be transferred back to the Ngamo Siding for the Elephant Express transfer to Impofu Siding, where your guide will meet you for your transfer back to Victoria Falls.
19h00: An evening of African Cuisine and Entertainment at The Boma at Victoria Falls Safari Lodge.
TBC: Enjoy an early breakfast at the lodge
07h30: Depart on your full day Chobe Safari, which includes a 3 hour game viewing Chobe River boat cruise, lunch and a 3 hour Chobe National Park game drive. Remember to take you passport as you are entering Botswana!
19h30: Transfer to the iconic Livingstone Room for a 7 course Degustation Dinner. Dress code is smart and no jeans, sneakers, t-shirts or shorts are allowed.
TBC: Enjoy breakfast at the Lodge
08h00: Pick-up for your guided Tour of The Falls
TBC: Check out & transfer to Victoria Falls Airport for your onward flight
VICTORIA FALLS SAFARI LODGE
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 20 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.
The rooms have sliding glass doors opening from a light spacious interior onto the balcony, offering superb views of spectacular sunsets and bushveld.
Victoria Falls Safari Lodge rooms include:
- Private balcony
- Extra length beds with mosquito nets
- Digital safe
- Air conditioning and a ceiling fan
- Customised toiletries including insect repellent and sunscreen
- Tea and coffee making facilities
- International multi sockets
LODGE STANDARD ROOM
Our 24 Lodge Standard Rooms (double or twin) boast soft, earthy colours and each has an ensuite bathroom with a walk-in rainfall shower. Westward facing balconies overlooking the Zambezi National Parkpromise unforgettable sunset views over the African bush.
LODGE WATERHOLE FACING ROOM
Our 42 Waterhole Facing Rooms offer the same facilities as our Lodge Standard Rooms, and in addition they have direct views over the lodge’s onsite waterhole, allowing guests the opportunity to watch wildlife from the privacy of their balcony.
Note: One twin room in this category is suitable for guests in a wheelchair. It inter-leads into a double room.
LODGE WATERHOLE FACING SUITE
The six duplex Lodge Waterhole Facing Suites have a downstairs lounge opening out onto a private balcony. An open staircase leads up to the bedroom and ensuite bathroom with a luxury bath and separate shower.
BOMANI TENTED LODGE
The main lodge overlooks Bomani Pan and is comprised of an open dining room, bar area
and lounge, built on a spectacular viewing platform.
There is free WiFi in the main lodge area. Connectivity is sometimes slow so please be
Accommodation: 11 tents and one thatched family bungalow.
The 5 Saddlebill Tents and Sable Suite (family unit) are raised 1 metre above the ground on wooden decks and overlook the Ngamo Plain.
The 4 Spurwing Suites and the thatched bungalow are at ground level and overlook the lodge waterhole.
Every tent is comfortably furnished and designed to keep out all creatures great and small.
All the tents have a private en-suite bathroom, hot running water and electricity by diesel/solar generator.