Explore the scenic Panorama Route of the Blyde River canyon area and enjoy game drives and walks in the untamed Timbavati Reserve (Greater Kruger National Park), Hwange and Chobe National Parks. Experience Venda Culture and the amazing Bushman paintings of the Motopos. Witness the majestic Victoria Falls and end with a breath taking sunset on a Chobe River Cruise. A true wildlife and cultural experience in Southern Africa!
• Blyde River Canyon, Bourkes Luck Potholes & Three Rondevals
• Timbavati game drives and walks – Greater Kruger National Park
• Cultural excursion the Limpopo area
• Walks in Matopos National Park
• Game drives in Hwange National Park
• Victoria Falls
• Game drive and game viewing sunset boat cruise in Chobe National Park
LOCAL PARK FEE & ACTIVITY PAYMENT: USD 200PP PAYABLE TO GUIDE IN CASH ON DAY OF ARRIVAL
DEPARTURE GUARANTEED WITH A MINIMUM OF 4 PASSENGERS
Prices are subject to change
*2019 Price is per person sharing. Excludes single supplement and any activities and meals not set out in the itinerary
*2020 Price is per person sharing. Excludes single supplement and any activities and meals not set out in the itinerary
USD 3250.00 (01/04/2020 – 30/06/2020)
USD 3350.00 (01/07/2020 – 30/11/2020)
DAY 1 & 2: CHOBE RIVER - KASANE
Tour starts on day 1 with a pre departure meeting at 18h00. Our lodge is situated on the banks of the
Chobe River. Chobe is famous for its beautiful scenery, magnificent sunsets and abundance of wildlife and birdlife. The following day is spent on an early morning Game drive in Chobe National Park and a sunset
Game viewing boat cruise on the Chobe River.
Chobe Safari Lodge (or similar).
Breakfast & Dinner
DAY 3 & 4: VICTORIA FALLS "MOSI-OA-TUNYA" - THE SMOKE THAT THUNDERS
Crossing into Zimbabwe we travel to Victoria Falls which is without doubt one of the greatest and most
spectacular sights in Africa (entrance own account). The days are free to browse the local markets and to
experience the many optional activities on offer in the adrenalin capital of Africa including helicopter flights over the Falls, sunset boat cruise etc (own expense).
Sprayview Hotel (or similar)
DAY 5 & 6: HWANGE NATIONAL PARK
Travelling through Zimbabwe we arrive by lunch to Hwange National Park. We enjoy a late afternoon open 4×4 vehicle game drive in the private concession bordering Hwange National Park. The following morning we enjoy another game drive in the concession and in the afternoon relax at the lodge or an optional game drive (own expense).
Ivory Lodge (or similar).
Breakfast & Dinner
DAY 7 & 8: MATOPOS NATIONAL PARK
Continuing through Zimbabwe we travel to our lodge located on the edge of the World Heritage site –
Matopos National Park. The following day is spent on a historic trek to Rhodes grave and walks to
renowned caves and Bushman paintings. Our lodge is set within the large granite boulders of the Matopos.
Camp Amalinda (or similar)
Day 7: Breakfast & Dinner
Day 8: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 9 & 10: LIMPOPO PROVINCE
An early departure takes us through Zimbabwe to the Beit Bridge border post. We travel to our lodge in the Limpopo Province where we experience a taste of the local Venda culture. Day 9 we have dinner in a nearby cave. Day 10 is an early start with a walk to view some rock paintings returning to camp for breakfast. We then depart for a full day cultural tour which includes a visit to a local village, tavern & a school. Dinner is enjoyed in Venda style in the local village.
Awelani Camp (or similar).
Day 9: Breakfast & Dinner
Day 10: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
DAY 11 & 12: GREATER KRUGER NATIONAL PARK – TIMBAVATI PRIVATE RESERVE
Departing after breakfast we enter the Kruger National Park through the Pafuri gate. Traversing south we
enjoy a full day of game viewing on our way to the famous Timbavati Private Game Reserve situated in the
Greater Kruger National Park. Shindzela tented safari camp provides guests with a true safari experience in a private game reserve – an ideal way to make the most of your Kruger safari holiday. Day 12 we enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in search of the many animals inhabiting the reserve.
Shindzela Tented Camp (or similar).
Day 11: Breakfast & Dinner
Day 12: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Departing after breakfast we proceed to Johannesburg, South Africa’s biggest city and capital of its inland.
Peermont Metcourt (or similar).
Tour ends with a shuttle bus to ORT International airport for onward flight home. (