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Itinerary: Mozambique & Zimbabwe Explorer (Southbound)

Mozambique & Zimbabwe Explorer (Southbound)

'Big 5' Game viewing experiences in Zimbabwe's and South Africa's premier National Parks 'Hwange' and 'Kruger'.Wander around the Khami Ruins, walk with the Rhino's at Matobo NP and take the coastal road in Mozambique.

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Mozambique & Zimbabwe Explorer (Southbound)

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Book 6 months in advance and receive 10% discount off the tour price. T&C apply.

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Daily Highlights * covered by Optional Adventure Pass

Daily Highlights
01 Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe B
* 02 Hwange NP, game drive BLD
03 Bulawayo, Khami Ruins BLD
* 04 Matobo National Park, game drive/walk, Bulawayo BLD
05 Limpopo Province, South Africa BLD
06 Hazyview, Greater Kruger area BLD
07 Kruger National Park, game drives BLD
08 Xai Xai, Mozambique BLD
09 Vilanculos BLD
10 Vilanculos - Magaruque Island Dhow Safari BLD
11 - 12 Inhambane, Tofo B x 2 L x 2 D x 2
13 Komatipoot, South Africa BLD
14 Johannesburg B


Day 01—04
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe - Hwange National Park -Khami Ruins, Bulawayo - Matobo National Park

Your first day of this tour in Zimbabwe is a day at leisure. Why not try one of the many optional activities around Victoria Falls, including white water rafting, canoeing, bungy jumping, horse riding or a scenic flight over the Falls to name but a few. We also visit the ‘Falls’ themselves. From Victoria Falls, we drive the short distance to Zimbabwe’s premier game-viewing area – Hwange National Park, where an afternoon game drive is on offer to see the large herds of elephant that the park is so famous for and perhaps see rare species like African wild dogs or brown hyena. Our next stop is via Khami Ruins, and important archaelogical site and formal trading centre to Bulawayo, Zimbabwe’s second largest city. We head into the Matobo National Park, where we game drive and track on foot to see ancient rock paintings and the last significant population of the endangered white rhino in Zimbabwe. Continuing south we cross the border into South Africa for the night.

Day 05—14
Kruger National Park, South Africa, Xai Xai, Vilanculos, Tofo, Inhambane, Mozambique - Johannesburg, South Africa

We make our way to the spectacular Greater Kruger area and the Kruger National Park for a full day open 4x4 game drive. Home to the ‘Big 5’, this is southern Africa’s largest and best known reserve where exciting animal sightings are almost guaranteed. We cross the border into tropical Mozambique and head north to enjoy a few days relaxing at the rustic resorts of Xai Xai, Vilanculos and Tofu, Inhambane. 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. Finally we cross the border back into South Africa pausing for the night en-route to vibrant Johannesburg, where our exciting tour ends.

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.

Price:
GB £ 1485

PLUS optional Adventure Pass US $ 250.00
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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 NP - Game Drive/Rhino Walk
Hwange National Park - Game Drive

Optional Activities & Excursions:
Victoria Falls Bungy Jump US$ 170
White water rafting US$190
Helicopter/Microlight flights US$ 155
Livingstone Game Walk US$ 90
Whale Shark Ocean Safari - US$ 50
Snorkelling Mozambique - US$ 85
Scuba Diving - US$ 150
Horse Riding - US$ 30
Surf Lessons - US$ 20 (2 hours)

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

Not Included:
Local Payment excursions, visas, travel insurance, flights, departure taxes, airport transfers, sleeping bag, optional activities, tips, drinks and items of a personal nature.

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