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14 Day | Family Adventure to Zimbabwe

Country Zimbabwe
Theme Family Fun | City Touring | Culture
Budget From $5,695
Duration 14 Days

Itinerary Description

This itinerary offers the ultimate family safari as you travel to three diverse areas including Victoria Falls with the Upper Zambezi, Hwange National Park and the cultural site of Matobo Hills. Activities are varied and have something for everyone including day and night game drives in open-vehicles, walking safaris, game viewing by boat, exploration of caves to see ancient bushmen art and cultural village visits. The camps and lodges welcome children 7 and up and enjoy sharing the African experience with them. Ask about visiting a Mother Africa or Children in the Wilderness project for a day or two of voluntourism. 

Rates reflect “Signature Special Package” pricing for Elephant Camp and Old Drift Lodge. It also includes a complimentary 12 minute “Flight of Angels” helicopter ride. In addition, Rates reflect special “Stay 6-Pay 5” at Ivory Lodge and Amalinda, which features a free transfer between the two lodges.

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Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01+02

USA/Johannesburg

Depart today on your overnight international flight to Johannesburg. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Overnight City Lodge Hotel at OR Tambo Airport.

Day 03+04

Victoria Falls

Fly to Victoria Falls. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure. Next morning enjoy the day at leisure. Optional activities you may book for an extra charge (please request). 2 nights Elephant Camp.

Day 05+06

Upper Zambezi

Onward transfer to your camp located on a riverine fringe of the mighty Zambezi River where Zimbabwe, Botswana, Zambia and Namibia converge. Activities include day and night game drives and boat game drives. 2 nights Old Drift Lodge.

Day 07-09

Hwange

Return road transfer to the Victoria Falls airport for your scheduled charter flight to Hwange National Park. Upon arrival you will be met by your guide and game drive en route to camp. Day and night game drives and walks are offered. Enjoy two days of game viewing activities. 3 nights Ivory Lodge, Khulu Bush Camp or Little Makalolo Camp.

Day 10-12

Matobo Hills

After breakfast, depart by private vehicle where you drive from Hwange to your lodge located in the Matobo National Park arriving late afternoon. Enjoy two days of activities. 3 nights Amalinda Lodge.

Day 13+14

Matobo Hills/Bulawayo/Johannesburg/USA

Road transfer to the Bulawayo Airport for your scheduled inter-Africa flight to Johannesburg. Depart this evening on your overnight international flight. Welcome home!

Safari Pricing Details

2022 Land Arrangements:

Based on Ivory Lodge and Amalinda Lodge | Based on 2 adults + 1 child 12 and under sharing.

Jan - Mar / Nov - Dec 19

Per adult double

From $5,695

Per child 12 and under sharing with parents

From $3,350

Per child x 2 (ages 13-16) in their own room

From $4,550

Apr - Oct

Per adult double

From $6,395

Per child 12 and under sharing with parents

From $3,650

Per child x 2 (ages 13-16) in their own room

From $4,995

2021 Land Arrangements - Please Request.

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#1 Africa-Only Travel Company

Industry Leaders in Customizable Safaris

The Africa Adventure Company was one of the first boutique travel agencies to offer customizable Africa travel itineraries. Together we can create a trip that includes the experiences and destinations most important to you, your family, or your group.

Value-Added
Adventures

Many travelers expect private and independent safaris to be unaffordable, but our clients are delighted to discover they do not have to join a group of strangers in order to experience a customized safari adventure.

Security &
Safety-Focused

We work with people who will take care of you. Our guides, travel consultants, and tour operators understand the complicated and complex nature of travel in Africa and have decades of experience to ensure your safety at every leg of your trip.

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