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12 Day | Hidden Gems of Zimbabwe

Country Zimbabwe
Theme Active - Moderate
Time of Year May-November; High Season: Jul-Sept; Savings Season: May, Oct & Nov
Budget From $15,750
Duration 12 Days

This is a signature Africa Adventure Company safari discovering the “hidden gems” of Zimbabwe. We have combined the active game viewing ventures of walking and canoeing in Mana Pools National Park with black rhino trekking and visiting San Bushmen rock art in the Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve. Accommodations are a permanent tented camp and the luxury Singita Pamushana lodge. Enjoy special savings at Pamushana with 50% off the 4th night.

 

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Day by Day (subject to availability)

Day 01+02

USA/Johannesburg

Depart on your overnight international flight to Johannesburg. On arrival in Johannesburg you will be met and assisted to your hotel. Overnight InterContinental Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport Hotel.

Day 03-06

Mana Pools

On arrival you will board your scheduled charter flight to Mana Pools National Park. You will be met by your guide and transferred to camp. From your camp you will take leisurely canoeing safaris, game drives and walks to explore and appreciate the rich floodplain and river channels of Mana Pools National Park. Enjoy morning and afternoon game viewing activities within Mana Pools National Park. 4 nights Vundu Tented Camp.

Day 07-10

Malilangwe-Pamushana

After a morning game drive, take a private charter flight to Pamushana. One of Africa’s best-kept secrets, Singita Pamushana Lodge is found within the Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve in south-eastern Zimbabwe. Nestling beneath the trees high on a ridge, the lodge incorporates the natural environment and the forest-like architecture enhances views of the pool, the lush gardens and the lake below. Activities include day and night game drives in open vehicles, bird watching & black rhino tracking, visit the San Bushman Rock Art and cruises and fishing on the dam. Other activities include tennis (two tennis courts – clay and Rebound Ace) and golf (9-hole golf course just 45 minutes away). Great Zimbabwe (World Heritage Site) and Gonarezhou and the Chilojo Cliffs can be visited on a day trip at additional charge. 4 nights Singita Pamushana Lodge.

Day 11+12

Pamushana/Johannesburg/USA

Today you will be transferred to the airstrip for your scheduled charter to Johannesburg. Connect with your overnight international flight home. Welcome home!

Safari Pricing Details

2022 Land Arrangements

Enjoy special savings! Prices reflect 50% off the 4th night during your stay at Pamushana (May-Jun / Sep-Nov) and exclusive AAC pricing at Vundu Camp. Includes private guide and vehicle at both safari camps. Single Supplement - Please request.

May / Oct 16-Nov

2 People Traveling

From $17,650

4 People Traveling

From $15,750

June / Oct 15-31

2 People Traveling

From $18,695

4 People Traveling

From $16,775

Jul - Aug

2 People Traveling

From $22,195

4 People Traveling

From $20,295

Sep

2 People Traveling

From $19,775

4 People Traveling

From $17,850

2021 Land Arrangements - Please Request

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