Get acquainted with southern Africa by travelling cross countries by road through Zambia, Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe. Some signature experiences might be prefect for you, such as a sunrise cruise on the Zambezi, drinks at sunset on Impalila island overlooking four African countries, and a village visit for an insight into the Motswana culture. Please see below for package information, subject to availability and confirmation.

 

  • Day 1

    Fly to Johannesburg, South Africa

    Upon arrival to Johannesburg airport and then transfer to hotel for a night. 

  • Day 2

    Fly to Livingstone, Zambia

    Arrive in Johannesburg and connect with an onward flight to Livingstone. Transfer to Lodge for a 2-night stay. Secluded and informal, the property enjoys an attractive river setting close to Victoria Falls. Afternoon sunset cruise along the Zambezi river spotting hippos and crocodiles. 

  • Day 3

    Livingstone, Zambia

    Day at leisure or optional excursions. Activities (two per day included) include a visit to the falls (excluding entrance fee), a daytime or sunset cruise, a village walk, island picnic, Livingstone town tour, guided birding in Mosi oa Tunya Park and fishing. 

  • Day 4

    Impalila island, Namibia

    Transfer by road to Kasane immigration to clear Botswana border formalities and then a short boat transfer to The Raft floating restaurant for a braai (barbecue) lunch as you spot wildlife. Clear Namibia border formalities at Impalila island and continue to Lodge for 2 nights. Afternoon guided walk to the 2,000-yearold baobab tree for sunset drinks overlooking the spectacular landscape. Impalila island straddles the intersection of Zimbabwe, Zambia, Namibia and Botswana. 

  • Day 5

    Impalila island, Namibia

    Morning and afternoon activities including an ox cart tour of the island, guided birding or fishing and boating.

  • Day 6

    Chobe National Park, Botswana

    Early breakfast and transfer by boat to Impalila island to clear Namibia immigration, then to Kasane immigration to clear Botswana border formalities. Enter the world-renowned Chobe National Park for a wildlife drive. Lunch at Old House before transferring mid-afternoon to Lodge for 2 nights. Evening sunset drinks in the boma overlooking the waterhole. 

  • Day 7

    North-east Botswana

    Morning cultural visit to Pandamatenga village. Begin by meeting some of the elders at Pandamatenga kgotla, a public meeting area. Visit some of the social engagement projects that Wildtrack is involved in and stop at a home for an insight into some of the customs of the Motswana culture. Afternoon wildlife drive in Kazuma Pan, with cheese board sundowners.

  • Day 8

    Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe

    Transfer into Zimbabwe via the Pandamatenga border post. On arrival in Nantwich, swap vehicles and take a slow wildlife drive to lodge, arriving in time for lunch. Stay 3 nights. Afternoon wildlife drive.

  • Days 9-10

    Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe

    Morning and afternoon safari activities including guided bush walks and wildlife drives. 

  • Days 11-12

    Victoria Falls • Fly home via Johannesburg

    Transfer to Victoria Falls via the Mbala Gate and on to Victoria Falls airport. Fly home via Johannesburg, arriving the next day. 

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Accommodations​  (for references only)

  1. Southern Sun O.R. Tambo International Airport Hotel,Johnnesburg 
  2. Waterberry Zambezi Lodge, Livingstone, Zambezi
  3. Ichingo Chobe River Lodge, Namibia
  4. Chobe Bush Lodge, Botswana
  5. Camp Hwange, Zimbabwe

Inclusions

  1. All accommodation on a twin/double sharing basis
  2. Meals as specified (daily breakfast at city hotel, full board at Safari camp)
  3. Excursions and transfers as included as mentioned
  4. Most safari camps/lodges include two game activities per day in their rate – one in the morning and the other in the afternoon. Private activities and guide may be booked, at an additional cost, for sole use or special interest activities. Please advise if you would like additional information on this service
  5. Services of the camp/lodge guides and staff
  6. Relevant park fees and entrance fees as specified 
  7. Drinks as specified – drink inclusions may differ between camps/lodges
  8. Laundry can be done at most camps/lodges and hotels
  9. Air transfers as specified, including Departure Taxes as relevant on Wilderness Air in Botswana and Namibia
  10. Accommodation taxes, the applicable Tourism Levies and all relevant Value Added Tax (VAT) or Government Sales Tax (GST)

Exclusions

  1. International air ticket to / from Africa
  2. Meals not specified such as lunch and dinner in city hotels
  3. Any drinks, park fees, entrance fees, porterage, tours/excursions and transfers not specified 
  4. Any scheduled commercial flights and related taxes
  5. Cancellation, baggage and medical insurance
  6. Staff gratuities
  7. Any new Government Taxes, levies, fuel or industry increases 
  8. Relevant visa fees
  9. Departure Taxes  on all light aircraft transfers in Zambia and Zimbabwe

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