Romantic Africa

9 nights

SAFARI OVERVIEW

A romantic adventure like no other, experience Zimbabwe and Zambia while indulging your ultimate African fantasy on a luxury safari with African Bush Camps. Our intimate camps set the scene for both exploration and relaxation, bringing a touch of luxury to the natural world, while ensuring you create special memories to last a lifetime.

Wake up each morning to the melody of the dawn chorus and heart-stirring vistas of wild Africa, before a day of thrilling game drives, sunset cruises, sumptuous cuisine and first-class hospitality. Simply kick back and allow yourself to be swept away by the romance and grandeur around you. This is sure to be a memorable and romantic getaway.

3 nights Thorntree River Lodge | 3 nights Somalisa Camp | 3 nights Bumi Hills Safari Lodge

9 Nights

From USD 5,411 per person sharing

Destinations Visited
  • Zimbabwe
  • Zambia

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Rates

Apr / May / Nov

Mid Season

USD 6,458 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 9,120

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Jun / Jul / Aug / Sep / Oct

High Season

USD 8,921 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 11,583

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1 -19 Dec

Green Season

USD 4,655 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 5,337

No Single Supplement

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21 Dec - 05 Jan

Festive

USD 5,411 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 6,093

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Itinerary breakdown

Thorntree River Lodge

Zambia

🚐: Livingstone International Airport to Thorntree River Lodge

At Thorntree River Lodge the wooden decking floats on the edge of the river, creating a seamless feel between river and land. Take to the water for stunning sunset cruises, while back on land you can enjoy wildlife viewing within the National Park. Lying in close proximity to Victoria Falls, the lodge is perfectly positioned for you to enjoy the cascading spectacle nearby or to partake in one of the many activities on offer. 

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Somalisa Camp

Zimbabwe

🚐: Thorntree River Lodge to Victoria Falls International Airport

✈️: Victoria Falls International Airport to Hwange National Park

Next, you’ll head to a private concession in the heart of Hwange National Park – known as ‘the land of the giants’ for its big elephant herds. Somalisa is famous for its up-close encounters with elephants, which have become habituated to drinking from the ‘elephant pool’ in front of camp, so it goes without saying that your time here will be bursting with wildlife experiences. 

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Bumi Hills Safari Lodge

Zimbabwe

✈️: Hwange National Park to Bumi Hills, Lake Kariba

Bumi Hills Safari Lodge is perched on the hills above Lake Kariba and taking centre stage at the lodge is the beautiful infinity pool that seems to blend endlessly into the lake’s horizon. This scenic lodge is the perfect place to relax and enjoy sundowners after a day spent on game drives and bush walks.

✈️: Bumi Hills, Lake Kariba to Harare 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
  • 2 shared activities per full day.

Excluded from Rates:

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

Covid Testing Additions

Ilala Lodge

In Country Testing

Double – USD 536

Single – USD 402
Transfers to and from testing center included

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Activities

  • Game Drive

    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 Safari

    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.

  • 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.

  • Fishing

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

  • Victoria Falls

    The legendary Victoria Falls, Mosi-Oa-Tunya or otherwise known as the Smoke that Thunders. Enjoy the splendour and magnitude of one of the seven natural wonders

Wildlife

Wildlife sightings include elephant, kudu, sable antelope, zebra, wildebeest, gemsbok, the rare and endangered roan antelope, buffalo, giraffe, lion, leopard, hyena, and many other wildlife species.

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