Private Safari Discoveries

+ Our historic luxury hotel at Victoria Falls sits at the edge of this natural wonder in full view of the towering spray from its mighty cascades.
+ Fly into pristine areas of Hwange & Mana Pools National Parks, home to some of Africa’s greatest herds of elephant, sable and buffalo.
+ Venture over land and water with our expert safari guides to observe the diverse wildlife drawn to the year-round water supply at Mana Pools.
+ Our luxury safari bush camp at Hwange is one of only two within the boundaries of the park; its waterhole is a favorite gathering spot for the Park’s thirsty animals.
+ Includes c2 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Day 1 - Welcome to Victoria Falls

    We’ll meet you on arrival and chauffeur you to the luxurious Victoria Falls Hotel, a century-old Edwardian landmark with a view of the historic Victoria Falls Bridge and the billowing spray of “The Smoke that Thunders.” A sunset cruise aboard our intimate Victorian-style cruiser features cocktails and light snacks. Take in the tropical scenery as elephant and other African game descend to the hippo and crocodile-filled Zambezi River for their own version of the traditional Sundowner cocktail.
  • Day 2 - Victoria Falls c

    Set out with your personal safari guide and explore the trails along the edge of the Falls. Exotic birds are abundant and you’ll hit all the prime vantage points; with fitting names like Danger Point and Knife Edge Bridge, they capture the breathtaking thrill of the Zambezi River as it cascades 300 feet over this mile-wide gorge. Meals B
  • Day 3 - Deep into the borders ofHwange National Park

    As dense forests give way to more open landscapes, your safari transfer flight deep into the boundaries of Hwange National Park offers a chance to observe roaming wildlife from above. Our destination is the ultra-private Little Makalolo Camp deep in the heart of Hwange’s best wildlife-viewing area. Your first day includes morning + afternoon game drives and a night safari with spotlight to track predators like the spotted hyena, leopard, lion and honey badger. Meals B,L,D
  • Day 4 - Hwange National Park

    Founded 80 years ago and heralded for one of the densest concentrations of game in Africa, Hwange offers a superb safari experience. Led by our certified naturalist, you’ll enjoy two full days of game drives, night safaris and guided walks that allow for unsurpassed immersion in the wild and a chance to see buffalo, herds of elephants, giraffe, wildebeest, impala, sable, zebra, reedbuck, mongoose, and more than 400 species of birds. Meals B,L,D
  • Day 5 - Another Day in Hwange

    Hwange National Park is the largest wildlife reserve in Zimbabwe and our intimate camp lies in the heart of one of the Park’s best game-viewing areas. Accompanied by our expert safari guides, you’ll enjoy another full day of wildlife adventures. The terrain, vegetation and habitats surrounding Little Makalolo are uniquely varied and along with countless waterholes, these conditions ensure thrilling game drives and a chance to observe diverse species. Walking safaris offer another perspective while evening drives reveal nocturnal creatures including mongoose, spotted hyena and the surprisingly fierce honey badger. Returning to camp between the day’s guided adventures offers a chance to take a refreshing dip in the plunge pool or to look for animals that come to the nearby waterhole.  Congenial dining, Sundowner Cocktails and convivial evening fireside gatherings complete your safari experience here in Hwange!  Meals B+L+D
  • Day 6 - To Mana Pools National Park c

    Take off into the blue African skies, sweeping low over isolated game-rich terrain to a remote broad-flowing stretch of the Zambezi River. Here with mountain views of the rugged Rift Valley escarpment, the luxurious Rukomechi Camp offers 10 spacious tents set under shady broad-canopied ana trees overlooking the river. You’ll arrive in time for lunch and an afternoon game drive. Meals B,L,D
  • Day 7 - On Safari at Mana Pools

    Here at Mana Pools National Park, the Zambezi River widens to form the pristine waterways of this amazing natural wonder – recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site for its remarkable concentration of wildlife. From the comfort of our luxuy wilderness camp, set on a private concession in the heart of the park, you’re perfectly situated to join our expert safari guides on a thrilling variety of wildlife-viewing activities. Day and night game drives, nature walks, and river expeditions offer unique ways to track and observe the animals that roam across our private concession and the National Park.  Meals B+L+D
  • Day 8 - Another Day with our Expert Guides

    The year-round water supply provided by the Mana Pools plus the protein-rich pods of the plentiful acacia tree make the area irresistible to all types of game and birds. The wildlife here is indeed unmatched with large numbers of buffalo and elephants gathering at water’s edge. Kudu, zebra, impala and waterbuck graze the surrounding plains with fierce predators like lion, wild dog and lepoard lurking nearby. Hippos wallow in the pools and the calls of woodland and riverine birds fill the air. The majestic African fish-eagle is regularly spotted soaring in the skies above. With our expert safari guides leading the way, you’ll thrill to another day of game-viewing expeditions by land and water.  Meals B+L+D
  • Day 9 - Depart Zimbabwe

    We take you to Harare Airport this morning for your onward flight. Meals B

Extend Your Trip

  • Visit Johannesburg before your Safari

    3-Day Pre-Tour Extension from $899

    This easy-to-add Pre-Trip Extension includes 2 nights accommodation, daily breakfast, and privately guided sightseeing.

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  • Travel On to Cape Town after your Safari

    4-day Post-Safari Extension from $1,199

    This easy-to-add Post-Trip Extension includes 3 nights at our luxury hotel, daily breakfast, your choice of escorted sightseeing and your flight from Livingstone to Cape Town after your Botswana safari.

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  • Victoria Falls Hotel - Livingstone, Zimbabwe

    Our historic hotel offers Edwardian period charm and modern comfort with a view of the Victoria Falls Bridge and the spray of the Falls!

  • Little Makalolo Camp - Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe

    Little Makalolo lies in the heart of Hwange National Park, in one of its best game viewing areas, overlooking a vibrant waterhole. It offers privacy for guests who enjoy small camps and a sense of remoteness. The camp's six traditional-style tents – including a family unit – are spacious and en-suite, with indoor and outdoor showers. 

  • Ruckomechi Camp - Mana Pools, Zimbabwe

    Situated in the heart of the Zambezi Valley’s Mana Pools National Park, Ruckomechi Camp looks out from the banks of the mighty Zambezi River. It is a remote, beautiful place with spectacular views of the broad flowing river, adjoining well-defined tree canopy and the mountains of the Rift Valley escarpment over the border in Zambia.

Our Private Safari Value

+ Complete range of game drives and activities with expert safari guides, including all park & concession fees
+ 20 meals: 8 breakfasts, 6 lunches and 6 dinners
+ House wines, cocktails and beverages at our luxury safari camps
+ 8 nights in our luxury hotel and safari camps
+ 2 safari transfer flights with cinematic aerial views over wildlife and scenery
+ All airport transfers, luggage handling, hotel taxes & service charges, and all taxes and fees for internal flights

Trip Pricing

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Arrive Victoria Falls - Per Person Double

Dates   Standard Accommodations
Departure Return   Regular Deal
4/1/2019 5/31/2019 $7299 $6799
 
6/1/2019 10/31/2019 $8699 $8199
 
11/1/2019 11/15/2019 $7799 $7299
 
4/1/2020 5/31/2020 $7499 $6999
 
6/1/2020 10/31/2020 $8999 $8499
 
11/1/2020 11/19/2020 $7999 $7499
 

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Extend Your Trip

  • Visit Johannesburg before your Safari

    3-Day Pre-Tour Extension from $899

    This easy-to-add Pre-Trip Extension includes 2 nights accommodation, daily breakfast, and privately guided sightseeing.

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  • Travel On to Cape Town after your Safari

    4-day Post-Safari Extension from $1,199

    This easy-to-add Post-Trip Extension includes 3 nights at our luxury hotel, daily breakfast, your choice of escorted sightseeing and your flight from Livingstone to Cape Town after your Botswana safari.



There are no upcoming departures for this tour, but our Custom Travel Team can arrange a private departure just for you at an affordable price and on the dates you want.  With your own private car, driver and guide and custom tailored hotels, meals, and sightseeing we can create the journey of a lifetime exactly to your specifications.

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Extend Your Trip

  • Visit Johannesburg before your Safari

    3-Day Pre-Tour Extension from $899

    This easy-to-add Pre-Trip Extension includes 2 nights accommodation, daily breakfast, and privately guided sightseeing.

    View Day by Day »

  • Travel On to Cape Town after your Safari

    4-day Post-Safari Extension from $1,199

    This easy-to-add Post-Trip Extension includes 3 nights at our luxury hotel, daily breakfast, your choice of escorted sightseeing and your flight from Livingstone to Cape Town after your Botswana safari.

Private Tour Add-Ons

  • Johannesburg

    3 Day FreeStyle Travel

    Our 3-day FreeStyle Travel package includes 2 nights in your choice of hotel, daily breakfast, chauffeured airport transfers and privately guided sightseeing,

  • Cape Town

    4 Day FreeStyle Travel

    Our 4-day FreeStyle Travel package includes 3 nights in your choice of city-center hotel, daily breakfast, chauffeured airport transfers and city sightseeing.

  • Chobe Game Park

    3 Day FreeStyle Safari Package

    Our 3-day FreeStyle Safari package includes our handpicked lodge, all lodge meals, roundtrip transportation from Livingstone Airport and safari excursions

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