This flying safari is an introduction to the game parks of Hwange and Mana Pools (open Apr-Nov). The Zimbabwe professional guides in each camp have some of the highest guide qualifications on the continent. Activities include game drives in open 4-wheel drive vehicles, game viewing by canoe, morning walks, and magnificent Victoria Falls. You may have the chance to see the Big 5. Accommodations are in a combination of two luxury permanent tented camps and for the more adventurous you can stay in mobile tented camps in Mana Pools. You fly directly into each camp in each park using scheduled charter flights. No waiting around in local airports!
Departures daily. Exceptional value pricing option for Ruckomechi and Linkwasha camp!
(Departures:) [DAILY – May-Nov]
(Day01+02) *USA/Johannesburg* [Depart today on your overnight flight to Johannesburg, South Africa. On arrival you will be met and transferred by private vehicle to your hotel. Overnight Southern Sun O. R. Tambo International Airport.]
The Southern Sun O.R. Tambo International Airport Hotel (formally Johannesburg International Airport Holiday Inn) is a mere 600 yards from South Africa..Read More
(Day 03-05) *Mana Pools* [Fly to Harare, Zimbabwe, connect with charter flight to Mana Pools National Park. On arrival you will be met by a driver and transferred to your camp. Enjoy game drives, walks, canoeing, boat safaris, and fishing, 3 nights Little Vundu or Vundu Tented Camp or John's Camp or Zambezi Expeditions or Ruckomechi Camp or Chikwenya .]
Chikwenya Camp is located on the eastern boundary of Mana Pools National Park. The camp has exclusive access to a spectacular stretch of the Zambezi Ri..Read More
(Day 06-08) *Hwange* [Scheduled charter flight to Hwange National Park. Activities include guided walks, morning and night game drives and game viewing from hides. On arrival you will be met and transfered to your camp. You will have the opportunity to observe elephant, kudu and sable antelope, zebra, wildebeest, gemsbok, the rare and endangered roan antelope, buffalo, giraffe, white rhino, lion, leopard, hyena, and many other wildlife species. 3 nights Davison's Camp or Little Makalolo or Somalisa Expeditions or Somalisa Camp or Linkwasha, Hwange, Zimbabwe.]
Linkwasha Camp is ideally located in the game-rich Hwange National Park. The camp offers seven en suite luxury tents and one family tent, accommodating..Read More
(Day 09+10) *Victoria Falls* [Onward scheduled charter flight to Victoria Falls where you will be transferred by road to your hotel. The afternoon is a good time to view the falls (park entry fee US$30 pp payable direct). Fortunately the area immediately around the falls has not been commercialized, and there are unobstructed views from many vantage points connected by paved paths. Enjoy 2 nights Victoria Falls Hotel or Old Drift Lodge.]
"The trip was fantastic! Everything went so smoothly, it was so enjoyable. I am so glad we used Africa Adventure and went to smaller parks, after speaking to others on different safaris...and even bush pilots said we had better experiences than we would have at the larger parks."