10 DAYS HARARE, GREAT ZIMBABWE, MATOPOS, HWANGE & VICTORIA FALLS
10 Days tour of Zimbabwe’s prime destinations. Your tour begins in Harare airport where you will be met by a tour guide who will transfer you to Meikles Hotel. Meikles hotel is a 5 star luxury hotel in the vibrand city of Harare. The following day after Harare city tour you will proceed to great Zimbabwe to explore the great architecture in Zimbabwe’s ruins in Great Zimbabwe. Your night will be spent at Noma Jena Lake view resort. After a tour of great Zimbabwe we proceed to Matobo hills National and spend 2 Nights at Camp Amalinda. The granite domes and castle kopjes of the Matobo Hills, Zimbabwe, are among the most spectacular rock sceneries in the world. After your tour of Matobo Hills National Park we proceed to Hwange National Park where more game is explored. You will spend 2 nights at Bomani tented camp then proceed to Victoria Falls where the trip ends. Your accommodation will be at A’Zambezi River Lodge
1 NIGHT: MEIKLES HOTEL, Harare, Zimbabwe
The Meikles Hotel is conveniently situated in the central business and shopping districts of Harare, overlooking Africa Unity Square and the splendidly colorful flower gardens. With many of Zimbabwe’s attractions being a short walk or drive away from the hotel.
With two luxurious multi-storey wings, the 306 rooms, there is something to appeal to every kind of guest, be it those with special physical needs, business travelers, honeymooners and families. The lodge also houses four pubs, two restaurants, a gift shop and a swimming pool – just to mention of a few amenities.
Hotel services include a full concierge service, airport transfers on request, taxi service, car rental service, baby sitting on request, on call doctor and dentist, medical air rescue service, tours and travel desk, a florist service and laundry and dry cleaning services.
1 NIGHT: NORMA JEANE’S LAKEVIEW RESORT, Great Zimbabwe
Norma Jeane’s Lake View Resort is set in 120 acres of rolling Msasa woodland in the granite hills overlooking Lake Mutirikwe, only a few kilometers from the Great Zimbabwe Ruins.
Accommodation ranges from double and twin-bedded hotel rooms with en-suite bathrooms to self-catering lodges, budget rooms and a camping site. There are eight double or twin bedded rooms all with en suite bathrooms and a private verandah. The rooms are decorated in a country cottage style, with hardwood furniture. There also seven self-catering units nestled in amongst the lush gardens which sleep 4 to 12 people. Each self-catering unit is designed as a “home away from home”, with their own private verandah and braai (or barbeque) area and a full kitchen with refrigerator, cooking facilities and eating utensils (towels and soap are not provided).
There is a fully appointed restaurant available to all our guests and offers a full English breakfast and a 4 course Table d’hôte menu in the evenings.
2 NIGHTS: CAMP AMALINDA, Matopos National Park
Activities: Visit to the “View of the World” plus Rhodes Tomb; Guided Sundowner Walks; Game drive
An African inspired refuge, where world-class facilities combine with the spiritual energy, allure and unique beauty, for which the Matobo Hills is so celebrated. This exclusive, privately owned safari lodge is in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Matobo Hills, situated only 45kms from Bulawayo. Tucked away into an ancient Bushman’s shelter, Camp Amalinda was voted in the top 3 Safari Lodges in Zimbabwe for 2010 and 2013. The granite domes and castle kopjes of the Matobo Hills echo the essence of tranquility and the majesty of untamed Africa, where mammal and bird species are prolific. Included here are the highest concentrations of Leopard and Black Eagle in the world, as well as a healthy population of the endangered Black and White Rhino.
The granite domes and castle kopjes of the Matobo Hills, Zimbabwe, are among the most spectacular rock sceneries in the world. Nestled in this unique range of hills is Camp Amalinda. Amalinda consists of nine individually thatched rooms including a trio of suites, ideal for honeymooners, all of which are set into the imposing boulders. These three suites have recently been refurbished and it brings us great pleasure to introduce to you for the first time “The Lobengula Suite”, “The Rhodes Suite” and “The San Suite”.
2 NIGHTS: BOMANI TENTED CAMP, Hwange
Situated inside the Ngamo Forest area, Bomani is located within a 5,000-acre private reserve, only 1.5 kilometres away from Ngamo’s entrance gate to Hwange National Park. The area was once an ancient fossil lake, which over time became submerged by Kalahari sands from the west. Today, the expansive plains are dotted with natural water pans and Ilala Palms; offering a peaceful sanctuary to the countless herds of wildlife that call the area home.
Nine large luxury tents and one sumptuous thatched bungalow. Five of the Serengeti tents roost upon spacious Zambezi teak platforms, which offer stunning views across the open grasslands. The other four, along with the bungalow, are at ground level and a little closer to nature. Every tent is elegantly furnished and comfortable, each with a private en-suite bathroom, hot running water and electricity. The main lodge overlooks Bomani pan and comprises of an open dining room, bar area and lounge, built on a spectacular viewing platform.
Game activities on offer include day & night game drives, game walks, village visits, birding & full day Hwange National Park drives.
3 NIGHTS: A’ZAMBEZI RIVER LODGE , Victoria falls, Zimbabwe
Located in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, just 4 km upstream of the Victoria Falls, the A’Zambezi River Lodge nestles on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River within the periphery of the Zambezi National Park. The A’Zambezi is the only town hotel with direct river frontage and jetty site in Victoria Falls.
A’Zambezi River Lodge offers comfortable accommodation in 88 rooms that all have air conditioning, en-suite bathrooms and complimentary tea/coffee facilities. A’Zambezi River Lodge also has 4 executive suites with a bar, lounge and spa bath and 2 inter-leading rooms for families. The lodge is built in under a large thatched roof and guests have a fantastic view of the majestic Zambezi River.
The award winning “Amulonga” is a buffet and à la carte restaurant where guests can enjoy authentic open-air dining, garden breakfasts and riverside lunches. Facilities and activities include a swimming pool, bars, barbecue areas, children’s playground and indoor games (table tennis and darts). Boats can be hired for a cruise down the Zambezi River.
A courtesy bus runs on an hourly basis between A’Zambezi River Lodge and the town centre. Guests can go curio shopping in the town centre or participate in activities such as game and bird watching, play golf, go for a nature walk, visit the crocodile farm (300m away) and, for the more adventurous Victoria Falls activities range from white water rafting, bungee jumping, elephant back riding, horseback riding or going for a walk with lions. Activities can be booked at reception.
• Transfer from hotel/lodge to Airport
1 Night Harare- Meikles Hotel:
- Airport Transfer
- Bed & breakfast at Meikles Hotel
- Harare City Tour
1 Night Great Zimbabwe – Norma Jena Guesthouse:
- Transfer with your driver/guide from Harare
- Dinner, Bed and Breakfast at Noma Jerna Lodge
- Great Zimbabwe Ruins Tour
2 Nights Matopos National Park- Camp Amalinda
- Accomodation and all meals plus all local beverages
- 2 activities per day and laundry
- Premium drinks
2 Nights Hwange National Park – Bomani Tented Camp:
- Transfer with your driver/guide from Matopos National Park to Halfway House
- Lodge transfer from Halfway House to Bomani Tented Camp
- meals, local drinks
- Activities and laundry.
3 Nights Victoria Falls – A’Zambezi River Lodge:
- Accomodation on bed & breakfast
- Zambezi River Sunset & Dinner Cruise
- Guided Tour of the Victoria Falls
- Livingstone Room Dinner at The Victoria Falls Hotel
- Boma Dinner
- 15 Minutes Helicopter Flight Over the Falls/Elephant Back Ride Safari/Lion Walk Safari (choice of one)
- Airport Transfer
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Per Person sharing: US$ 5000.00
Per person Single: US$ 6,030.00