Imbabala, Zambezi Canoe and The Elephant Camp

Coming from afar? Allow us to make it a once-in-a-lifetime experience for you! Plan in advance with this amazing package packed full of adventuring, exploring and experiencing the REAL Africa with cultural, service and big game experiences tailor-made to suit you.

Zimbabwe is a unique and exciting safari destination; home to the famous Victoria Falls, the largest waterfall on the continent. The mighty Zambezi River and its tributaries form the fourth largest river basin of the continent. There are many good reasons why a Zimbabwe safari is a wonderful experience; it stands out as one of the most affordable safari destinations in Africa.

And bearing in mind it has some of Africa’s most exclusive wildlife areas and national parks which remain unspoiled and remote. Zimbabwe safaris remain personal, intimate, wild and unscathed. Start this one off at the impressive Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River..
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  • Victoria Falls
  • Zambezi National Park


Day 1 - 3

DAY 01
Upon arrival at Victoria Falls Airport guests are met and transferred to Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge. Imbabala is a small unpretentious safari lodge offering a true “African Safari Experience” on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River.

Overnight at Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge on a full board basis including scheduled activities

DAY 02
Early morning game drive, Brunch at Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge. Afternoon high tea before departing on a river safari.

Overnight at Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge on a full board basis including scheduled activities

DAY 03
Early morning game drive, Brunch at Imbabala.

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Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge
Full Board
Day 3 - 5

DAY 03
After brunch, guests are transferred to Vic Falls Town for a Tour of the Falls. Time at leisure in Vic Falls Town. Lunch at The Lookout Cafe. Guests are collected by Wild Horizons for their Upper Zambezi Canoeing Safari at 16h00. After a game drive through the Zambezi National Park, guests arrive at the riverside camp. The guide will give a thorough briefing, which will cover; conditions of the river and rapids, canoeing instruction, safety and general information. Clients will be asked to sign an indemnity form. The afternoon is spent canoeing the Zambezi

Overnight camping on the banks of the Zambezi River (meals, limited drinks and camping equipment included).

DAY 04
A full English Breakfast is served in the morning before an hour game drive upstream to the put-in point. Today is spent canoeing ‐ (18kms) ‐ downstream, running small grade one and two rapids, exploring channels and bird and game viewing. This day includes the Sansimba rapids. A picnic lunch is served on the mainland or an island.

Overnight camping on the banks of the Zambezi River (meals, limited drinks and camping equipment included)

DAY 05
A delightful English breakfast is served, after which clients board their canoes and the day is spent canoeing another 18 kms downstream to the mighty Victoria Falls Falls. Rapids canoed today include the “Kandahar Rapids”. The scenery, channels and the rapids on both respecIve days are very different. Cold minerals & beers are served at the end of the canoe safari.

BeachCampingGame ViewingNo WiFiOcean TripsCultural Experience
Upper Zambezi Canoeing Safari
Half Board
Day 5 - 6

DAY 05
Clients are transferred the short distance back to Victoria Falls and arrive at The Elephant Camp in the late afternoon.

Overnight at The Elephant Camp on a full board basis

DAY 06
Breakfast at The Elephant Camp followed by a morning Tour of the Falls. Road transfer to Victoria Falls Airport.

Bars / RestaurantsSpa / WellnessWifiSwimming PoolHotel / LodgeGame Viewing
The Elephant Camp
All Inclusive
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Standard Terms and Conditions

  • Prices are per person per night 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
  • To hire a car, drivers must carry a valid driver’s licence and valid credit card
    Imbabala Zambezi Safari Lodge – All meals, drinks during activities, activities (3 per day)
  • Canoe Safari – Camping equipment, drinks and dinner are all included. (limited beers and minerals are provided (approximately 2 per person per night), wine (1 bottle per 2 pax). If clients want other alcoholic or imported drinks they must supply their own.
  • The Elephant Camp – Accommodation & all meals, local brand drinks & house wines, complimentary mini bars in the rooms, Return Victoria Falls Airport transfers & two transfers to Victoria Falls town per day, Laundry & Emergency Medical Evacuation cover, Sundowners at the Batoka Gorge, Interaction with Sylvester, Cheetah Ambassador (At management discretion) , Birding & Nature walks on the concession, Village Tour, Visit to the Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust, Lunch at the Lookout Cafe ¬‐ On Request (Including drinks)


  • Fishing, Game walks, all other excursions and additional permits
  • National Park fees‐ Imbabala USD 10.00 per person per stay
  • Rainforest Entry Fee (Tour of the Victoria Falls) ¬‐ USD 30.00 per person

**No single supplement applicable on the packages. Please note, however, that a minimum of 2 passengers is required on the 5 night package (canoeing option).
** Rates quoted are per person per stay
** This itinerary is subject to a minimum of TWO (2) guests travelling
** Please refer to the Wild Horizons Lodge Terms & Conditions for children’s policy, payment terms and our cancellation policy
** Please specify ” Five night package” upon making a booking
**Park Fees are subject to change

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