Best of Zimbabwe

6 day Adventure Tour - from £999

A fantastic small group adventure tour travelling in a customised touring vehicle between Victoria Falls and Johannesburg. Take in some of Zimbabwe’s greatest places including the Matopos, Great Zimbabwe and Hwange. A perfect add-on to a few days in Victoria Falls.

Highlights:

  • Guided game drive in Hwange
  • Afternoon game drive in Matopos
  • Visit to Victoria Falls
  • Great Zimbabwe Ruins
  • Hot Springs in Tshipise
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Your Itinerary

Day 1 - Victoria Falls to Hwange National Park

This morning we leave the rumble and adventure of Victoria Falls behind us as we make the journey south to Hwange National Park.  Hwange is the largest of Zimbabwe’s national parks and offers excellent opportunities for viewing the diversity of wildlife that calls the park home.

Hotel: Hwange Main Camp or similar
Meals: Lunch and dinner

Day 2 - Hwange National Park

Home to the Big 5, Hwange National Park also offers a wide variety of plains game and bird life.  We will spend the day game driving (in open 4×4 vehicles) through Hwange in search of the animals.

Hotel: Hwange Main Camp or similar
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 3 - Matopos National Park

After breakfast, we continue south towards Bulawayo, the second largest city in Zimbabwe. Our afternoon will be spent exploring the Matopos National Park with a local guide. The park received recognition as a UNESCO natural World Heritage Site in 2003 and includes an intensive protection zone that is home to both Black and White Rhinoceros. Named after the Ndebele word “Matobo “, whose meaning “bald heads” refers to the rounded granite hills that surround it. We return to Bulawayo and our overnight stop for the night.

Hotel: Traveller’s Guest House or similar
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 4 - Great Zimbabwe

Our journey today takes us to Masvingo and the Great Zimbabwe Ruins. This afternoon we will enjoy a guided walking tour of this historic site. Dating back to the Late Iron Age, this UNESCO World Heritage Site was once the capital of the Kingdom of Zimbabwe. We take time this afternoon to marvel at the intricate stonework and experience the heritage of this monument to early Zimbabwean civilisation.

Hotel: Norma Jeans Lake View Resort or similar
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 5 - Tshipise in South Africa

Leaving the sites of Zimbabwe behind we cross the Limpopo River and enter South Africa this afternoon. Our overnight stop allows us an opportunity to end the day with a swim in the hot springs of Tshipise.

Hotel: Forever Tshipise Resort or similar
Meals: Breakfast and dinner

Day 6 - Johannesburg region

Enjoy a scenic drive through South Africa’s Limpopo province to your tour’s end at the Belvedere Estate between Johannesburg and Pretoria.

Meals: Breakfast

6 day Adventure Tour - from £999

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All prices are per person, based on 2 sharing a twin or double room. Seasonal variations may apply, please call Freedom Destinations for more information and availability. Accommodation specified is subject to availability and may be substituted to a similar or higher standard if necessary. Please note luggage restriction of 20kg.

Your Safari Experience

Discover amazing wildlife and sample the local culture on a real African adventure.

Your safari includes:

  • Comfortable lodges or hotels
  • All meals
  • Expert guide throughout the tour
  • Travel by a custom truck
  • Max 20 passengers
  • Game activities
  • Park fees

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Departure Dates

Check for departure dates that suit you:

2020-07-06

2020-07-20

2020-08-03

2020-08-17

2020-08-31

2020-09-14

2020-09-28

2020-10-12

2020-10-26

2020-11-09

2020-11-23

2020-12-07

2020-12-21

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Coronavirus – Notice for Customers

We are currently contacting all customers whose holiday may be affected by the current travel restrictions in place due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.

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