2 Nights in Victoria Falls

Highlights: 
This tour includes 2 nights at the Legendary Kingdom Hotel, a Sunset Cruise on the Zambezi River, a Guided Tour of the Mighty Victoria Falls, then finally a last minute activity - perhaps a scenic Helicopter Flight over the Falls, or an early morning Elephant-Back Safari!

Day by Day

Day 1 - The Kingdom Hotel - Sunset Zambezi Cruise
 

  • Fly to Victoria Falls International Airport
  • Arrive at Victoria Falls Airport
  • Private Coach Transfer to the Kingdom Hotel
  • Board your coach for your 20 minute transfer to the Kingdom Hotel
  • Suggestion:  Extra Cost: Warm African Welcome at the Airport with a traditionally dressed lady handing out Nyami Nyami necklaces or Friendship Beads

The Legendary Kingdom Hotel

  • This is a fun-filled resort hotel aimed unashamedly at the tourist who wants to take in the majesty and excitement of one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World as well as enjoy a holiday adventure as part of a group, with someone special, with the children, or as a single traveller. There is a casino in the hotel for extra entertainment and several fast food outlets as well as the regular restaurants.
  • Suggestion : Extra Cost: Welcome Gift on arrival of a David Livingstone-style cap or a nyami-nyami (river god) pendant, Lunch at the Hotel.

Sunset Cruise on the Zambezi River

  • In the late afternoon, set off in coaches to the riverside Jetty, for a Sundowner Cruise on the Zambezi. Enjoy drinks and a few snacks as you cruise whilst experiencing a magnificent African Sun set. Perhaps this is the appropriate time to try a Zambezi Lager or sip an ice-cold gin and tonic.
  • An ideal time of day on the Zambezi… the heat is passing as the sun slowly sinks on the Horizon, producing a myriad of colours reflecting on the calm waters. Hopefully you will be lucky enough to see the various animals that come down to the water`s edge before nightfall, as you enjoy your leisurely cruise on one of Africa`s great rivers.

Dinner at Boma Restaurant

  • Shuttle transfer from the hotel to the Boma Restaurant
  • Enjoy a delicious buffet braai (BBQ) dinner at the award-winning Boma Restaurant. Included at the Boma is interactive drumming, and dancers as well as the chance to visit the witchdoctor, have your hair braided or face painted.  Enjoy the cuisine including game meat and local delicacies (you may like to try a mopane worm / caterpillar and get a certificate!).
  • Shuttle Transfer back to the Kingdom Hotel
  • Enjoy a blissful night’s sleep in your air-conditioned room at The Kingdom Hotel

Alternative Suggestion:

  • Overnight at The Lokuthula self-catering Lodges
  • Lokuthula - pronounced 'Lock-oo-too-la' - in the local siNdebele tongue means Place of Peace. An apt name for these well-appointed lodges set in tranquil, indigenous gardens where elephant roam and warthogs kneel to mow the lush lawns!
  • This luxurious self-catering timeshare resort consists of 37 rustic thatched lodges, a mere four kilometres from the spectacular World Heritage Site of Victoria Falls.
  • Situated within the Victoria Falls Safari Lodge resort estate, Lokuthula is surrounded by 80,000 hectares of unspoilt African bush and borders the unfenced Zambezi National Park. A nearby waterhole facilitates free passage of wildlife, including buffalo, elephant, hyena and a variety of plains game, between the park and the lodges.

Day 2 - Tour of the Falls
 

  • Breakfast in the White Waters Restaurant: Awaken to a delicious buffet Breakfast in the White Waters Restaurant
  • Guided Tour of the Mighty Victoria Falls
  • After breakfast, transfer to the mighty Victoria Falls for a guided walking tour of one of Nature’s Masterpieces, and one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World as well as a UNESCO site. The locals call it 'Mosi-oa-Tunya' meaning the smoke that thunders. More than twice the size of Niagara , this is the largest curtain of falling water on earth (up to 550 million litres of water)-the mighty Zambezi is 1700m wide when it plunges into a narrow chasm of basalt rock 100 metres below.
  • Lunch: Enjoy Lunch at any of the restaurants in the hotel.
  • Afternoon at Leisure for activities: Afternoon at leisure to relax or partake in some of the many exciting activities available in the area.
  • Suggestion:  Steam Train Bridge Excursion (board the beautifully renovated old world train from the siding near Victoria Falls Hotel for a journey to a by-gone era, as you sip a drink or nibble on a snack and travel onto the bridge where you may choose to get off and view the Falls from this vantage point, as well as the gorge and the Victoria Falls Hotel - and some of Zambia)
  • Dinner at the hotel
  • Overnight at the hotel
     

Day 3 - Victoria Falls Activities
 

  • Breakfast at hotel: As another beautiful African day dawns, awaken for buffet Breakfast
  • Time for a last minute activity - perhaps a scenic Helicopter Flight over the Falls, or an early morning Elephant-Back Safari?
  • Check out of the hotel and transfer to Victoria Falls Airport for flight home.
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