Best in the West Safari

If you are in search of unique wildlife encounters, thirst for adventure and want a Safari rich with African wildlife and culture, then you have found the ideal safari, the Best of the West Safari 8 nights tour offers you just about that. From Chobe National Park, Victoria Falls, Hwange National Park and ending to Matobos Hills.

Along the Botswana border, Hwange National Park is home to some of southern Africa’s last great elephant, buffalo and sable herds. Finally, the Zambezi River has spectacular scenery as well as one of the world's natural wonders: the Victoria Falls.

The diverse landscape changes from mountainous to wilderness to typical Bushveld. The country is also home to large animals and a large bird population. Zimbabwe is located in the southern part of Africa, between the Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers.
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Highlights
  • Chobe National Park
  • Victoria Falls
  • Hwange National Park
  • Matobo Hills

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Description
Chobe National Park
Day 1 and 2

Road transfer from Victoria Falls Airport to Ngoma Safari Lodge, Chobe, Botswana. Located in the Chobe Forest Reserve just three kilometres from the Chobe National Park. Each of the Lodge’s 8 Suites have views over the Chobe River, whilst the central area includes a well-appointed sitting room, dining room and bar area as well as a plunge pool. Ngoma’s thatched buildings are all made from natural materials and blend seamlessly with their surroundings. Ethnic fabrics, building material and artefacts provide a local touch.

 

AT A GLANCE
Bars / RestaurantsWifiSwimming PoolAirport ShuttleLaundry ServiceHotel / LodgeGame ViewingOff Road / 4x4Sight Seeing
Ngoma Safari Lodge
2
All Inclusive
Location Map
Victoria Falls
Day 3 and 4

Victoria Falls Safari Lodge borders the Zambezi National Park and enjoys uninterrupted views of unspoilt bushveld, spectacular African sunsets and game sightings at its on-site waterhole. A proud Zimbabwean icon, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge boasts two of the country’s top restaurants. MaKuwa-Kuwa celebrates the richness of Africa’s heritage with fine fare, unmatched hospitality and superb views whilst The Boma – Place of Eating offers an unforgettable African dining experience incorporating Zimbabwean cuisine, traditional dance performances as well as an interactive drumming show.

Safari Lodge offers guests a number of exciting resort-based, and Victoria Falls activities, allowing you to embark upon a number of bush, wildlife and Victoria Falls safari experiences.

 

AT A GLANCE
Bars / RestaurantsSwimming PoolLaundry ServiceHotel / LodgeGame ViewingHikingOff Road / 4x4Sight Seeing
Victoria Falls Safari Lodge
2
Full Board
Location Map
Hwange National Park
Day 5 and 6

A Driving You Wild transfer from Victoria Falls to Ivory Lodge, Hwange. Spend 2 nights in wildest Africa in Ivory Lodge’s ‘Robinson Crusoe’ style treehouses. From here you can watch great herds at the flood lit waterhole from the comfort of your room, or in the hide for closer encounters. Morning and evening game drives allow you to capture excellent photos of the famous Presidential Elephant Herd as well as lion, zebra, leopard, cheetah, huge buffalo herds and other plains game and bird species.

The Victoria Falls This safari lodge comprises of seven elevated thatched tree house style rooms, as well as two grand tented presidential suites, all commanding great views of a private and extremely active waterhole. Guests have the opportunity to view some of Hwange’s most prolific wildlife species from the comfort of their room or the main dining area. The most commonly viewed species from camp range from big cat carnivores to plains game to herds of buffalo and elephant, sometimes up to 500 strong.

At Ivory Lodge, the rooms are fitted with mosquito nets and each unit is fairly open, offering an intimate bush experience. Ivory Lodge takes children of all ages.
Activities include; game drives, visits to the Painted Dog conservancy, village tours, walking safaris (on request) and game counts (also on request).

AT A GLANCE
Bars / RestaurantsChild FriendlySwimming PoolHotel / LodgeGame ViewingOff Road / 4x4Cultural ExperienceSight Seeing
Ivory Safari Lodge
2
Full Board
Location Map
Matobos Hills
Day 7 and 8

Road transfer from Ivory Lodge in Hwange to Camp Amalinda, situated on the outskirts of the Matobo Hills, offering all-inclusive accommodation in an intimate and unique property. The Matobo Hills are a UNESCO World Heritage Site and your days will be spent exploring in the footsteps of Cecil John Rhodes and Mzilikazi, two famous men of the 19th Century. It is here that the San Bushmen left their inscriptions on the rocks and caves over 2000 years ago and the stunning Amalinda is disguised in amongst some of these fascinating granite hills. Rhino tracking and cultural trips are also available. There is also a safari spa with a range of treatments as an optional extra.

AT A GLANCE
Bars / RestaurantsSwimming PoolHotel / LodgeGame ViewingHikingSight Seeing
Camp Amalinda
2
Full Board
Location Map
Packages
Total package price from: 2 592

Standard Terms and Conditions

  • Prices are per person sharing, depending on the season
  • Prices shown here are very much a guideline, contact us to discuss your specific requirements so that we can quote for your unique needs and in your preferred currency
  • Services are subject to availability at the time of booking confirmation

Included

  • Ngoma Safari Lodge: 2 nights’ accommodation on Fully Inclusive Basis, All meals, Local beverages, Activities, Laundry, Return transfers from Kazungula Border to Ngoma Safari Lodge, National Park Fees and Community Levy
  • Victoria Falls Safari Lodge: 2 nights’ accommodation in a standard room, Breakfast daily, 1 x dinner at The Boma – Place of Eating (buffet), I x dinner at MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant (3-course a la carte), and 2 x lunches in MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant, Daily courtesy shuttle bus to Victoria Falls Rainforest and Town Centre
  • Ivory Safari Lodge: 2 nights’ accommodation, All meals, Local beverages, 2 activities per day, Laundry
  • Camp Amalinda: 2 nights’ accommodation, All meals, Local beverages, 2 activities per day, Laundry

Excluded

  • Victoria Falls Safari Lodge: Beverages, Laundry, Transfers from VF Airport to VFSL, Activities and relevant parks fees
  • Ngoma Safari Lodge: Premium brand beverages, Return transfers from VF to Kazungula Border
  • Ivory Safari Lodge: National Parks fees (Hwange) – (USD 20 per entry payable directly on entry to Parks)
    Premium brand beverages, DYW Transfers
    Camp Amalinda: National Parks (Matopos) –(USD15 per day payable directly on entry to Parks)
    Monuments fees (e.g. Cecil John Rhodes excursion) – (USD10 per day payable directly on entry to monuments), Premium brand beverages, DYW Transfers
  • Visa Fees,
  • Optional activities,
  • Travel insurance, Items of personal nature such as souvenirs, etc.,
  • Park fees unless stipulated
  • Meals & drinks not stipulated
  • Any International Flights
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