Depart London Heathrow by own arrangement on an overnight flight to Johannesburg, South Africa. You will receive a VIP Meet & Greet to assist you to your connecting flight to Victoria Falls Airport, Zimbabwe.
Victoria Falls - As the land cuts away beneath the ancient Zambezi River, the waters plummet dramatically into the Batoka Gorge, over 100 metres below. The angrily churned up spray shoots skyward, painting the landscape in billowing clouds. This striking ‘’smoke that thun
Built in 1904, the historic Victoria Falls Hotel is an icon, its gracious colonial architecture leading out to expansive terraces and lawns overlooking the Victoria Falls Bridge. Décor includes the memorabilia and old-world charm of a bygone era, a nod to the pioneers and explorers whose fame lives on, immortalised in the hotel’s elegant style. Using the mist from the Falls as a beacon, stroll through attractively landscaped gardens along a private pathway, to the scenic Victoria Falls rainforests. High Tea is served on the terrace, a delightful tradition which fits so well with the atmosphere and ethos of this luxurious hotel.
On Friday, 8 September you will be collected from the Victoria Falls Hotel at 1600/1630 hrs for the short journey to where you will board the Zambezi Royal for a 2 h
to where you will board the Zambezi Royal for a 2 hour Sunset Luxury River Cruise. Enjoy gourmet snacks, wine and spirits in a relaxed atmosphere whilst experiencing the sights and sounds of the Zambezi River.
The Zambezi Royal seats a maximum of 28 guests and is a spacious and contemporary cruise boat.
Activities include: game drives, night drives, day excursions, hide sits, a school tour and village visit. Your guide will discuss with you what your preferred activities will be on a daily basis. The game vehicles take a maximum of 6/7 guests so that each has a 'window' seat.
This itinerary includes the following Camps:
Tau Pan is located in the heart of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, a pristine wilderness area. Set on the ridge of an ancient ...Read More
With nine environmentally adapted, specially designed thatched units on raised decks, Tau Pan accommodates just 18 guests and includes a family unit. The units feature en-suite facilities that include twin vanity units and an outdoor shower. There is a small deck with sun loungers to soak up the magical views. The units stretch out on either side of the crescent shaped open-sided main area which boasts magnificent, expansive views as you step through the entrance. On one end is the dining area, a bar occupies the other end with a small lounge area between. The enormous viewing deck holds a firepit and overlooks a permanent waterhole; there is a plunge pool with sun loungers at the end. Tau Pan is 100% solar operated.
&Beyond Chobe under Canvas offers comfortable mobile safari tents at private campsites in one of the top wildlife areas in ...Read More
Chobe Under Canvas camp has five spacious, walk-in tents taking a maximum of ten guests. Each tent has crisp linens and ensuite bathroom (flush w.c. and steaming hot bucket shower) – the luxuries make this camp feel more like a semi-permanent tented camp. The camp moves to a different site every five or six days, ensuring that game drives constantly explore fresh areas. Night time noises filter through canvas walls and well-used animal trails bring unexpected visitors to thrill and delight.
Tented guest areas create shady spaces to relax in the heat of the day or a place to share a drink with friends in the evening hours, as dishes full of flavour find their way to dining tables.
Chobe Safari Lodge is situated in Kasane on the banks of Chobe River and borders Chobe National Park. The Lodge therefore ...Read More
The accommodation at Chobe Safari Lodge consists of 46 Luxury Safari Rooms, 22 Luxury River Rooms and 8 Rondavels. Family rooms with separate children’s rooms (bunk beds) are also available. All of the luxury rooms have en-suite bathrooms with bath and a shower, air conditioning, satellite TVs with 8 channels, telephone, safe and fan, and all have stunning views of Chobe River.
There is a newly built restaurant with indigenous flavors of Africa serving A la carte and Buffet style meals. The Cocktail bar and Entertainment Lounge have their own viewing deck.
There is a Pool deck with new enlarged swimming pool, a Health and Beauty Salon, Curio & Craft Shop, Squash Court and Internet Hot Spots.
This premier itinerary includes the following Camps:
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