Rhino Track and Trail

Zimbabwe is a country blessed with great natural beauty, game reserves and mineral wealth. 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 the continent of Africa, between the Victoria Falls, Zambezi River, Kariba Dam and the Limpopo River.

Discover the best that Zimbabwe has to offer with the Rhino Track and Trail tour. Enjoy the diversity of three of the most popular areas – the exquisite beauty of granite kopjies in Matobos, the raw wilderness of Hwange National Park and the mighty spray of Victoria Falls.

This luxurious tour will see you staying at some of Zimbabwe's most prestigious hotels and lodges, and is packed with exciting activities that the whole family can enjoy. This is the ideal way to escape to the African wilderness. Book now to avoid disappointment.
From 2 635
Highlights
  • Victoria Falls
  • Matobos National Park
  • Painted Dogs Conservation Centre
  • Hwange National Park

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Description
Bulawayo to Matobo
Day 1
  • On arrival at Bulawayo Airport you will be met and transferred to your accommodation, where you will spend the next two nights.
  • The rest of the day will be at your leisure, to relax beside the pool or participate in some of the optional activities available.
  • Overnight: Camp Amalinda or similar (Rooms with en-suite bathrooms, swimming pool, bar and restaurant)

AT A GLANCE
Bars / RestaurantsChild FriendlySwimming PoolLaundry ServiceHotel / LodgeGame ViewingCultural Experience
Camp Amalinda
1
All Inclusive
Location Map
Matobo National Park
Day 2

Matobo Hills is an area of exquisite beauty, steeped in tribal history, ancient mystery and dramatic rock landscapes. The national park has been given UNESCO World Heritage status and is home to both white and black rhinoceros, sable antelope and the world’s densest population of leopard. Birdlife is prolific and includes the highest concentration of black eagles in the world. Once the home of the San (Bushman), this area contains the richest source of the rock art found anywhere. Not only is it here that the Ndebele people buried their great king, Mzilikazi, but Cecil John Rhodes was also laid to rest on the “Hill of the Benevolent Spirit” or “Worlds View” as named by him. Visit the National Park, Rhodes grave and participate in a game drive including Rhino Tracking.

  • Overnight: Camp Amalinda or similar

AT A GLANCE
Bars / RestaurantsChild FriendlySwimming PoolLaundry ServiceHotel / LodgeGame ViewingHikingCultural ExperienceSight Seeing
Camp Amalinda
1
All Inclusive
Location Map
Matobo to Hwange
Day 3
  • After breakfast, depart Matobo Hills and make your way to Hwange National Park.
  • This afternoon you will participate in a walking safari on a private concession, led by a professional guide. Here you will learn some interesting details about the fauna and flora.
  • You may have the opportunity to experience a close encounter with an elephant in the bush.
  • Overnight: Elephant’s Eye, Hwange (Chalets with open-plan bathroom, double basins and outdoor shower, private veranda, fireplace, pool, restaurant and bar area and viewing deck)

AT A GLANCE
Bars / RestaurantsWifiSwimming PoolHotel / LodgeGame ViewingHikingOff Road / 4x4
Elephant's Eye
1
All Inclusive
Location Map
Hwange National Park
Day 4
  • Today is spent on a game drive in the Hwange National Park, the largest national park in Zimbabwe, covering an area of approx. 14 650 km2. Named after a local chief, Hwange is situated in the northwest corner of the country about one hour south of the Victoria Falls. Hwange boasts an incredible biodiversity of flora and fauna, and a plethora of African wildlife. There are over 100 species of mammals and nearly 400 bird species recorded here. Specifically, the elephant population in Hwange is considered world famous, as it is one of the largest in the world.
  • Experience parts of this national park on game drives and you will discover a variety of animals, including some predators among them.
  • Overnight: Elephant’s Eye, Hwange

AT A GLANCE
Bars / RestaurantsWifiSwimming PoolHotel / LodgeGame ViewingOff Road / 4x4Sight Seeing
Elephant's Eye
1
All Inclusive
Location Map
Hwange
Day 5
  • This morning you will go on a game drive to continue your search for the African wildlife, including a visit to the Painted Dogs Conservation Centre to learn about the efforts made to protect these endangered species.
  • Lunch will be provided at the lodge, and thereafter you visit a traditional homestead, where locals will show you their home, and daily lifestyle.
  • Overnight: Elephant’s Eye, Hwange

AT A GLANCE
Bars / RestaurantsWifiSwimming PoolHotel / LodgeGame ViewingOff Road / 4x4Sight Seeing
Elephant's Eye
1
All Inclusive
Location Map
Hwange to Victoria Falls
Day 6
  • Leave the beauty of the Hwange National Park behind you and head to Victoria Falls, where you explore the mighty Victoria Falls on a guided tour.
  • Thereafter you will be transferred to your lodge, to have a relaxing afternoon or you could take the opportunity and explore the quaint town of Victoria Falls.
  • Overnight: Ilala Lodge or similar (Rooms with private bathroom, pool, restaurant and bar area)

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Bars / RestaurantsSpa / WellnessSwimming PoolAirconLaundry ServiceHotel / LodgeCultural Experience
Ilala Lodge
1
Half Board
Location Map
Departure
Day 7

Enjoy your last breakfast at the lodge before your transfer to Victoria Falls Airport, where you embark on your onward journey.

Wishing you a safe journey home!

AT A GLANCE
Bars / RestaurantsSpa / WellnessSwimming PoolLaundry ServiceHotel / LodgeCultural Experience
Ilala Lodge
Bed & Breakfast
Location Map
Packages
Total package price from: 2 635

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
  • To hire a car, drivers must carry a valid driver’s licence and valid credit card

Includes:

  • Airport transfer from Bulawayo;
  • 2 nights’ accommodation at Camp Amalinda, including all meals and drinks;
  • Visit to Matopos National Park and Rhodes grave;
  • 3 nights’ accommodation at Elephant’s Eye, Hwange, including all meals, drinks, laundry and game activities, visit to the Painted Dogs Conservation Centre;
  • Road transfer from Hwange to Victoria Falls;
  • 1 night accommodation at Ilala Lodge, including breakfast daily;
  • Tour of the Falls (incl. park fees)
  • Transfer to Victoria Falls Airport.

Excludes:

  • Visa fees, optional activities, travel insurance, items of personal nature such as souvenirs, etc., park fees unless stipulated, meals & drinks not stipulated, flights to and from Bumi Hills
  • Please note these rates are subject to availability and may change according to the rate of exchange fluctuations.
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