Authentic Zimbabwe

Extend your stay at Bumi Hills Safari Lodge

3 Nights

Safari Overview

Extend your stay and add on 3 nights to visit our signature camp, Bumi Hills Safari Lodge. Bumi overlooks the world’s largest man-made lake and reservoir, Lake Kariba. Kariba’s shoreline teems with wildlife, and Bumi Hills Lodge’s unique position at the crossroads of nature unleashes a seamless flow of wildlife between the Matusadona National Park and our exclusive concession.

At Bumi, you have the opportunity to participate in guided walking safaris, stargazing, boating, birding, catch-and-release fishing, game drives, as well as engaging cultural visits to our foundation projects at your request.

Add on Bumi Hills River Lodge to your Authentic Zimbabwe safari: 

2 nights The Palm River Hotel | 3 nights Somalisa Expeditions | 3 nights Kanga Camp or Zambezi Expeditions | 3 nights Bumi Hills Safari Lodge

11 Nights

From USD 7 055 per person sharing

Destinations Visited
  • Zimbabwe

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*Final pricing subject to change according to current exchange rates.

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Itinerary Highlights

  • Game drives

    Game drives are what gets us up in the morning in the African bush, they’re a great avenue for exploring the land in a safe and exciting way.

  • Walking Safaris

    Buckle up your boots and take a step into the intricate world of nature. Explore the wonders of the natural world with African soil crunching beneath your feet.

  • Fishing

    Spend the day cruising the water and taking in the gorgeous views. Try your hand at fishing for tiger, bream (tilapia) or vundu.

  • Canoeing

    The Lower Zambezi River is the perfect setting for an adventurous canoeing safari. Paddle along the tranquil waters and take in the panoramic views.

  • Boating

    Cruise down Lake Kariba while your river guide tells you stories passed down from generation to generation, tales of traditional fishing and the local people.

Itinerary breakdown

The Palm River Hotel


🚐: Road transfer from Victoria Falls International Airport to The Palm River Hotel 

This 5-star hotel offers the discerning traveller luxury accommodation with easy access to explore Africa’s Natural World Wonder of Victoria Falls. Guests may enjoy a plethora of activities on offer within the historical town of Victoria Falls or soak in the magic of the Zambezi River and the abundant wildlife that inhabits the popular destination.

🚐: Road transfer from The Palm River Hotel to Victoria Falls International Airport



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Somalisa Expeditions


✈️: Fixed wing air transfer from Victoria Falls International Airport to Manga Airstrip

🚐: Road transfer from Manga Airstrip to Somalisa Expeditions

Somalisa Expeditions offers one of the most authentic ways to experience the exceptional wildlife haven of Hwange National Park. Nestled under an incredible grove of acacia trees, along the edge of a seasonal flood plain, Somalisa Expeditions is perfect for ending your Zimbabwe adventure on a high.




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Kanga Camp


✈️: Fixed wing air transfer from Manga Airstrip to Dandawa Airstrip

🚐: Road transfer from Dandawa Airstrip to Kanga Camp

The camp itself overlooks Kanga Pan which is an essential water supply for a multitude of different wildlife and bird species during the dry season. This means that the surrounding wildlife frequently visit the pans for a leisurely drink. Six traditional canvas tents are placed on a raised wooden deck each with their own exclusive views overlooking the pan. The tents are elegantly designed with subtle wooden furnishings, floor-to-ceiling mesh netting and come with all the essential amenities.

✈️:  Fixed wing air transfer from Dandawa Airstrip to Harare International Airport

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Zambezi Expeditions


✈️: Fixed wing air transfer from Manga Airstrip to Dandawa Airstrip

🚐: Road transfer from Dandawa Airstrip to Zambezi Expeditions

At Zambezi Expeditions, you will connect with nature beside the Zambezi River, where you’re free to become one with the wild. Set under the shade of winter thorn and ebony trees, six Meru-style tents powered by solar feature ensuite bathrooms and space for leisure overlooking the wilderness outside. While under the comfort of canvas, you’ll fall asleep to the sound of the river and chuckles of hippos and wake up with the dawn chorus to a spectacular African sunrise.

✈️:  Fixed wing air transfer from Dandawa Airstrip to Bumi Hills, Lake Kariba

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Bumi Hills Safari Lodge


✈️: Fixed wing air transfer from Dandawa Airstrip to Bumi Hills, Lake Kariba

Next, unwind and reenergize at Bumi Hills Safari Lodge. The lodge is situated on the hills above Lake Kariba and is home to a multitude of different plains game. Your highlights here will include walking safaris, boat cruises and superb fishing in the lake waters surrounding the lodge, with bream and tiger fish in abundance.

✈️:  Bumi Hills, Lake Kariba to Victoria Falls International Airport

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Included & Excluded

Included in Rates:

  • Accommodation
  • All inter-camp transfers
  • All meals
  • Tea, coffee, soft drinks, and alcoholic beverages, except premium imported spirits and champagne
  • Laundry
  • Morning, afternoon & night game drives, walking safaris

Excluded from Rates:

  • Visa Fees
  • International / Regional Flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Staff Gratuities
  • Conservation levies


The National Parks of Zimbabwe offer a plethora of wildlife experiences, especially the African elephant, kudu, sable antelope, lion, leopard, hyena, and many other wildlife and bird species. You in for the safari of a lifetime at any of our camps in our Authentic Zimbabwe safari. Pack your camera!

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