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Itinerary: Mozambique & Zimbabwe Explorer (Northbound)

Mozambique & Zimbabwe Explorer (Northbound)

Big 5 Game viewing experiences in Zimbabwe's and South Africa's premier National Parks 'Hwange' and 'Kruger'. Relax on the sun kissed beaches of Mozambique.

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Mozambique & Zimbabwe Explorer (Northbound)

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Daily Highlights (* covered by Optional Adventure Pass)

01 Depart Johannesburg, Komatipoort area D
02 Tofo, Inhambabe BLD
03 Tofo, Inhambane BL
04 Vilankulos BLD
05 Vilanculos, Dhow Safari – Magaruque Island snorkelling BL
06 Zai Xai BLD
07 Kruger area, Hazeview BLD
08 Kruger area, Game Drive BLD
09 Limpopo Province BLD
10 Bulawayo BLD
* 11 Matobo NP - Game Drive/ Rhino Walk BLD
* 12 Hwange NP BLD
13 Hwange NP - Game Drive BLD
14 Victoria Falls - Entrance to the Falls B

Day 1 - 9
Johannesburg - Tofo, Inhambabe - Vilanculos, Xai-Xai - Mozambique,Kruger National Park, South Africa

From cosmopolitan Johannesburg we head north and over night before crossing the border into tropical Mozambique and head north to enjoy a few days relaxing at the rustic resorts of Tofu, Vilanculos and Xai Xai. These feature sandy beaches fringed with palm trees, a balmy climate and the azure and warm Indian Ocean alive with marine-life. A Dhow Safari – Magaruque Island snorkelling trip is included and many optional activities are on offer. Alternatively, simply relax in a hammock, take a long walk on the near-deserted bleached-white sand or feast on a seafood lunch.

We make our way back to South Africa’s and the premier wildlife region; the Kruger National Park where we hope to spot the ‘Big 5’ – lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo – on the acacia-studded savannahs.

Day 10 - 12
Bulawayo - Motobo National Park - Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe

We cross into Zimbabwe and head to Zimbabwe’s second biggest city, Bulawayo, where the nearby Matobo National Park shelters ancient rock paintings and the last significant population of the endangered white rhino in Zimbabwe; both of which we can visit on an optional foot safari. Our next Big Game encounters are in Zimbabwe’s premier wildlife reserve, Hwange National Park, famous for its large concentration of elephant that congregate around the waterholes as well as rarer species like African wild dog.

Day 13 - 14
Hwange National Park - Victoria Falls

Leaving the wilderness of the Hwange National park, we make our way to Victoria Falls, where we have the opportunity to enjoy the spectacular ‘Falls’ themselves and the mighty Zambezi River. . N.B We recommend that you stay a couple of days after this tour to experience the numerous adventure options on offer from bungy jumping and gorge-swinging, to white water rafting or a leisurely sunset cruise on the Zambezi River.

Age:
Our tours are designed to meet the expectations of adults in the 18-39 age bracket. If you are older, please enquire to one of our friendly consultants to ensure that you book a tour suited to your expectations

Price:
GB £ 1485

PLUS optional Adventure Pass US $ 250.00 .
Adventure Pass to be paid in the currency listed on the website (usually US dollars in clean, un-torn post 2006 edition notes) directly to your Tour Leader in Africa at the beginning of the tour, or pre-paid by arrangement.

The Optional Adventure pass covers the following:
Matobo National Park - game drive/walk
Hwange National Park, game drive

Optional Activities & Excursions
Whale Shark Ocean Safari - US$ 50
Snorkelling Mozambique - US$ 85
Scuba Diving - US$ 150
Horse Riding - US$ 30
Surf Lessons - US$ 20 (2 hours)
Victoria Falls Bungy - US$ 170
White Water Rafting - Us$190

Included in Price:
Fully equipped safari vehicle, 2 person dome tents, camping and cooking equipment, all road tolls and vehicle taxes, all ground transportation, services of two crew, sleeping mattress and meals as indicated

Not Included:
Visa's, Flights, travel insurance, departure taxes, airport transfers, pre/post tour accommodation, sleeping bag, drinks, tips, items of personal nature, optional activities

Age:
Our tours are designed to meet the expectations of adults in the 18-39 age bracket. designed to meet the expectations of adults in the 18-39 age bracket. Regrettably, if you do not fit into this age we cannot accept the booking.

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