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Romantic Africa

9 nights

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Game Drive
Walking Safari
Canoeing
Fishing
Victoria Falls

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, 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

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Days 1-4

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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Days 4-7

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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Days 7-10

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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Rates

Jan / Feb / Mar

Green Season

USD 4,655 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 5,337
Child (7 – 15): USD 2,779

20 Dec – 5 Jan:
Per Adult Sharing: USD 5,411
Per Adult Single: USD 6,093
Child (7 – 15): USD 3,157

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Apr / May / Nov

Mid Season

USD 6,458 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 9,120
Child (7 – 15): USD 3,686

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Jun / Jul / Aug / Sep / Oct

High Season

USD 8,921 per person sharing

Per Adult Single: USD 11,583
Child (7 – 15): USD 4,912

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Safari starts in Livingstone, Zambia and ends in Harare, Zimbabwe.

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, rhino tracking, sunrise & sunset boat cruises, Simonga Village visits, a visit to the Zambian side of the Victoria Falls, a visit to the Zimbabwean side of the Falls in low water season (excludes visa fees), visit to the Livingstone Museum, canoe trips, visit to Maramba & Makuni Markets, catch & release fishing (not available in December due to breeding season), Spa (additional costs apply).

Excluded from Rates:

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

Plan Your Safari

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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