Zimbabwe Adventure Safari
ADVENTURE AND LUXURY COMBINED BEAUTIFULLY
This stunning tented adventure takes in Hwange National Park and Mana Pools National Park with a total of 6 nights staying in traditional luxury accommodation. With Hemingway style tents and activities including game drives, walking and canoeing this trip will take you into the wild heart of Africa.
3 x nights
Somalisa Expeditions Camp
An authentic, original safari experience in Hwange National Park
Somalisa Expeditions is set in the heart of Hwange National Park , and is known as the land of the giants for its big elephant herds. As an exact replica of the original Somalisa Camp, Somalisa Expeditions offers one of the most authentic ways to experience this exceptional wildlife haven. Nestled under an incredible grove of Acacias, along the edge of a seasonal flood plain, and situated in the heart of Zimbabwe’s largest and ‘most loved’ national park. Somalisa Expeditions is an experience of the original, authentic safari experience in this part of the continent.
Somalisa Expeditions’ main area includes a lounge and dining area on raised decking which overlooks a small pool, which elephants have become habituated to drinking out of. Add to this, the water hole is frequently used as a ‘mud-bath’ and a popular rendezvous for the elephants. The up-close elephant encounters and photographic opportunities with these majestic animals is endless.
Consisting of six elegantly furnished, pristine Serengeti-style tents, each tent has en suite bathroom facilities including flush toilets and running water. Activities include guided walks lead by qualified and passionate guides who will share their knowledge and love of the bush with you, game drives and night drives. Wildlife sighting include elephant, kudu, sable antelope, zebra, wildebeest, gemsbok, the rare and endangered roan antelope, buffalo, giraffe, lion, leopard, hyena and many other wildlife species.
Access: Manga airstrip, Road transfer from Hwange Main Camp, Self-drive
Charter Transfer Time: 30 - 40 minutes from Victoria Falls with 30 minute game drive to camp
Transfer time: 4 – 5 hour drive from Victoria Falls
Number of Beds: 6 authentic Serengeti-style safari tents, sleeping a total of 12
Facilities: En suite bathroom facilities including flush toilets and running water
Power Facilities: Solar and Generator power, battery-charging facilities available in main area
Activities: Game drives, walking, bird watching, game viewing from hides, night drives and cultural tours of local villages
3 x nights
Zambezi Expeditions Camp
An Exclusive Camp overlooking the majestic Zambezi River
The legendary Mana Pools is known for its wildlife rich flood plains and magnificent views of the Zambezi River. The river boasts of some of Africa’s most amazing tiger fishing and adventure canoeing safaris, creating the perfect combination of beauty and fun and making this World Heritage site a must-visit national park.
Zambezi Expeditions, situated at the Namyepi/Nkupi camping site, offers one of the best ways to experience Mana Pools on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River. The 12-bedded luxury mobile camp is set up prior to your arrival near the Zambezi River, providing you with the opportunity to canoe and fish either from the banks or off an island in the middle of the river. One of the main highlights is a game drive along the flood plain in an open 4 x 4 Land Cruiser that takes you into the heart of an Africa dream abounding with the continent’s unique animals − eland, elephant, African wild dogs, water buck, big herds of buffalo, kudu, lion and leopard.
With 6 twin-bedded tents and en-suite bathroom facilities that include flush toilets and an alfresco hot bucket shower, the camp gives “Glamping” a new definition by virtue of its detailed furnishings that include 12 volt lighting and charging facilities for cameras. A well serviced mess tent with a dining and seating area forms part of the camp.
The camp has a minimum stay of two nights for a minimum of two people and is the perfect combination to include with Kanga Camp to give you an overall experience of Mana Pools, both inland and riverside. Two night stays can be requested for larger groups of a minimum of ten people.
Charter Transfer Time: 2 hrs 30 mins (Vic Falls) and / or 1 hr 30 mins (Harare)
Number of Beds: 6 tents with a total of 12 beds for a minimum 2 nights
Facilities: En-suite facilities with bucket showers and flushing toilet
Power Facilities: Generator power, battery-charging facilities available in main area
Activities: Game driving, walking, fishing and canoeing safaris
RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND £STERLING RATES ARE BASED ON THE CURRENT EXCHANGE RATE TO THE US$.
Includes Flights from Harare, in between camps and on to Victoria Falls.
All accommodation, all activities, all meals, all drinks, laundry and national park fees
Mid - Season
US$3,560 OR £2,920 PER PERSON SHARING
US$5,250 OR £4,290 PER PERSON SHARING