Beautiful View of the Falls

Aerial View of the Falls

Majestic Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls - High Water Season

The Victoria Falls Bridge

Long Island - Mighty Zambezi River

 

6 days around Zimbabwe

6 days

DAY 1 DBB

You will be picked up from the airport for your two days in Victoria Falls. The airport is located approximately 21km from the Victoria Falls Town. Known as the adventure capital of Africa you will have time to see the breathtaking views of the majestic waterfall and also get time to participate in any of the many optional activities the town has to offer. See optional activity list attached. This first night spent in at a beautiful hotel on the banks of the Zambezi River .

 DAY 2 DBB

We depart Victoria Falls and head to Hwange National Park. The biggest National Park in Zimbabwe Hwange has an abundant variety of game species.A big five country and also designated protection zone for the rhino we, will stay at the Sable Sands Lodge right at edge of the park boundary. We will first enter the park through the main park gate and do a game drive around the park and stop at waterholes for some game viewing. We will check in at the lodge late afternoon  have a siesta  and dinner .Note that because the lodge is outside the park on a private game reserve you also have an option of doing a night game drive under spot light. Not that night game drive is an additional activity on this trip and is NOT included on the quote.

Great Zimbabwe

DAY 3 B&B

On day three we depart Hwange National Park on a long drive to Bulawayo is the second largest city in Zimbabwe. Very laid back and very friendly people this town is located 30 minutes from the World Heritage Site Matopos National park. We will stay at prestigious Bulawayo Club Bulawayo has a lot of history behind it and one can visit the National Art Gallery or the National History Museum or venture into the Matopos National park and track the illusive white rhino and its beautiful rock formations.

  DAY 4 DBB

After our breakfast we head office to the town of Gweru and we stay at the world famous Antelope Park. Famed for its walks with lions this camp has a lot to offer from swimming with elephants,night drives and horse riding .Our accommodation is in luxury lodges overlooking the river.

 DAY 5 DBB

Today  we proceed to the town of Masvingo where we will stay at the beautiful Norma Jean’s Lakeview Resort, overlooking the peaceful Lake Mutirikwi The lodge offers pleasant and friendly accommodation near the Great Zimbabwe Monument, one of Zimbabwe’s most well-known tourist attractions.

The Great Zimbabwe was settled by the 4th century and the name is translated into the local language meaning the house of stone. The ruins are one of the oldest and strongest structures in sub Sahara Africa. We will spend our morning marveling at the structures and the highlights of the ruins are The Hill complex with its commanding views , The Valley Complex comprising of the most ruined and rubble but also the most important area in terms of archeology  as most of the ancient artifacts have been found in these area. The Great enclosure is without doubt the most visually impressive part of the complex. It was the last to be completed and displays the most advanced building techniques. The last highlight is the Zimbabwean Birds collection section for the ruins

DAY 6 B

Today is our last day in Zimbabwe and after an early breakfast we head off on a 300km drive to the capital city of Zimbabwe Harare. This is a 4 hour drive and upon arrival in Harare we head to the airport for the onward flight.