The Essential Zimbabwe

6 nights

SAFARI OVERVIEW

For an authentic safari experience, Mana Pools and Hwange National Park should be at the top of your list. Experience the wonders of these iconic Zimbabwean landmarks on this 6-night journey.

3 nights Somalisa Camp* | 3 nights Nyamatusi Camp*

Safari starts in VFA and ends in Harare

*families can opt for Somalisa Acacia & Nyamatusi Mahogany

 

6 Nights

From USD 3,904 per person sharing

Destinations Visited
  • Zimbabwe

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Rates

Dec- 5 Jan

Green season

n/a

Mana Pools is closed

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Apr / May / Nov

Mid Season

USD 4,684 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 6,748
Child (7 – 15): USD 2,794

 

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Jun / Jul / Aug / Sep / Oct

High season

USD 6,586 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 8,698
Child (7 – 15): USD 3,763

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20 Dec - 05 Jan

Festive

USD 3,904 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 4,684
Child (7 – 15): USD 2,422

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Itinerary breakdown

Somalisa Camp / Somalisa Acacia

Zimbabwe

✈️: Victoria Falls International Airport to Hwange National Park

Somalisa Camp is located on an acacia paradise and is set in the heart of Hwange National Park. A land where gentle giants roam freely. The camp offers unforgettable wildlife experiences combined with luxurious comfort and privacy. A leisurely walk across Somalisa’s expansive deck will expose you to some of the most spectacular views overlooking a watering hole teeming with wildlife and activity.
(Families have the option to swap out Somalia Camp for Somalisa Acacia)

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Nyamatusi Camp / Nyamatusi Mahogany

Zimbabwe

✈️Hwange National Park to Mana Pools National Park

The focus at Nyamatusi Camp is experiencing Mana Pools through walking safaris. Led by an experienced professional guide, discover the animals and flora that inhabit the land and learn about the rich history of Mana Pools. Alternatively, canoe down the tranquil Zambezi River on a canoeing safari and experience the park from a different perspective. Morning and afternoon game drives are also on offer.
(Families have the option to swap out Nyamatusi Camp for Nyamatusi Mahogany)

✈️: Mana Pools National Park to Harare International Airport

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Includes and excludes

Included in Rates:

  • Accommodation
  • All inter-camp transfers (starting from Victoria Falls and ending in Harare)
  • All meals
  • Tea, coffee, soft drinks, and alcoholic beverages, except premium imported spirits and champagne
  • Laundry
  • Morning & afternoon game drives, walking safaris, Hwange Main Camp village visits, Mambanje Village visit (private vehicle required at associated costs for Mambanje Village Visit), canoe safaris, catch & release shore fishing.

Excluded from Rates:

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

Activities

  • 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.

  • Bird Watching

    Delight in spotting the Arnot’s chat, the Goliath heron or the majestic Long-crested eagle.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Fishing

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

Wildlife

Elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, spotted hyena, waterbuck, wild dog, zebra and hippo.
Mana Pools also offers fantastic birding opportunities.

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