Victoria Falls: Spray, Safaris & Surf

10 days around £1975pp


Overview

Highlights

✔ Visit the mighty Victoria Falls
✔ Safari in Chobe National Park, home to huge herds of Elephants
✔ Enjoy idyllic eco pool in sight of hippos
✔ Conquer the mighty Zambezi river via raft or canoe
✔ Explore Cape Town, one of the world’s most stylish cities
✔ Soak up the views from the top of Table Mountain

Victoria Falls is one of the greatest of all natural wonders. Forged by the mighty Zambezi river, it straddles the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe along a huge gorge on a “wildlife corridor”. The result is an exceptional range of safari opportunities just a short distance from the falls. Bolt on Cape Town, one of the world’s top travel destinations, complete with Table Mountain, penguins and it’s world-renowned wine and you have an incredible week long African experience.

Itinerary

Itinerary

DAY 1/2 FLY TO JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

Fly to Johannesburg via Dubai on an overnight flight from Manchester. Enjoy one night stay in your hotel just metres from the airport.

Overnight: Southern Sun O.R Tambo (Standard Double – Room & Breakfast)

DAY 3 FLY TO KASANE, BOTSWANA

On arrival in Botswana take a short transfer to Bakwena Lodge in time to enjoy the pool and go out on the Chobe River for a sunset river safari where elephants, hippo, crocodiles and other wildlife is regularly seen.

Overnight: Bakwena Lodge, Chobe (Room, Meals, Drinks* and 2 Activities including Safari)

DAY 4 KASANE, BOTSWANA

Your day will start with a game drive into Chobe National Park, where big cats, elephants and giraffes are frequently seen. Afterwards you can enjoy the stunning surroundings of Bakwena Lodge or take a tour of the local village and find out more about life in Botswana.

Overnight: Bakwena Lodge, Chobe (Room, Meals, Drinks* and 2 Activities including Safari)

DAY 5 KASANE TO VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE 

Take a short transfer across the Botswana-Zimbabwe border to the town of Victoria Falls where you will stay in the N1 hotel, a simple hotel in the heart of the town; just a few minutes walk from the restaurants, bars and shops. You can undertake a self-guided tour of the falls (on either the Zimbabwe or Zambia side) and perhaps enjoy a drink at the Lookout Cafe.

Overnight: N1 Hotel, Victoria Falls (Standard Double, Room Only)

DAY 6 VICTORIA FALLS

A day to spend at your leisure. Options include a self-guided tour of the other side of the falls or upgrade and enjoy rafting or canoeing on the Zambezi River. Alternatively take a days game drive into the nearby national parks; the choice is yours.

Overnight: N1 Hotel, Victoria Falls (Standard Double, Room Only)

DAY 7 VICTORIA FALLS TO CAPE TOWN

Get transferred from your hotel to Victoria Falls airport before flying to Cape Town, South Africa. There you will be transferred to your local guesthouse in affluent suburb of Sea Point. You will have time to get up Table Mountain (if you take the cable car) or explore Cape Town’s stunning architecture and history and stylish V&A Waterfront with its many shops, bars and eateries.

Overnight: Sweet Olive Guesthouse (Comfort Double, Room & Breakfast)

DAY 8 CAPE TOWN

With plenty to do in Cape Town itself and its surrounding area you are spoilt for choice of activities – enjoy Cape Town (either at your own pace or on an organised tour), visit Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was held prisoner, take a tour or drive to nearby Boulders Beach National Park to view the colony of Penguins or visit Stellenbosch which is home to some of the world’s best vineyards.

Overnight: Sweet Olive Guesthouse (Comfort Double, Room & Breakfast)

DAY 9/10 CAPE TOWN TO MANCHESTER

After breakfast transfer to the airport for your flight home.

Hotels

Pricing and Inclusions

Pricing Information

10 day trip, from £1975 per person*

Includes

  • All flights (economy) and transfers
  • All airport taxes and security charges
  • Accommodation
  • All meals as per itinerary
  • Air-conditioned transport with driver and English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees to Chobe National Park
  • *all-drinks at Bakwena lodge excludes spirits and some premium brands

Excludes

  • Travel Insurance
  • Rafting / Canoeing on the Zambezi excursions
  • Entrance fees to Victoria Falls National Park
  • Hotel and other upgrades

Suggested add-ons:

  • Overnight Zambezi River Canoe / Camping excursion
    1 additional night 

*Based on two people sharing a room with flights from Manchester

Gallery

Overnight Duration Key
Johannesburg, South Africa 1 Night Included Included
Kasane, Botswana 2 Nights Add-On Add-On
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe 2 Nights
Cape Town, South Africa 2 Nights

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