6 Nights Around Zimbabwe

Highlights: 
This tour begins at Hwange Safari Lodge. After a Safari Drive, travel to Mlibizi where you will board a houseboat to cruise the magnificient Lake Kariba, where fishing and fine dining will await you. Sail back to Victoria Falls and arrive at Ilala Lodge in time for dinner at Palm Restaurant. A day of activities and a Guided Tour of the Falls will be the perfect end to your trip.

Day by Day

Day 1 - Europe -  Victoria Falls - Hwange
 

  • Arrive Victoria Falls Airport and proceed to Zimbabwe immigration desk obtain your visa
  • NB. Zimbabwe Single Entry visa will be payable directly
  • After immigration procedures private coach transfer from Victoria Falls Airport to Hwange Safari Lodge (including packed lunch and drinks cooler box for en route lunch)
  • Fun Team Building element implemented /  briefing on bus and booklets handed out
  • Private Check in and Welcome Drink on the terrace overlooking the waterhole
  • Chambermaids choir welcome
  • Late Afternoon safari drive
  • Dinner at Hwange Safari Lodge
  • Suggestion: Extra Cost - Surprise gift - room drop
  • Overnight : Hwange Safari Lodge (full board basis including activities)
  • (excluding National Park fees - guideline $20 per person per day - subject to change)

Day 2 - Hwange
 

  • Early morning safari drive (and continuation of looking for clues for team build)
  • Breakfast at the lodge
  • Late morning at leisure to sit at the pool or to watch game at water hole
  • Late Afternoon safari drive
  • Dinner at Hwange Safari Lodge
  • Overnight : Hwange Safari Lodge (full board basis including activities)
  • (excluding National Park fees – guideline $20 per person per day - subject to change)

Day 3 - Breakfast at the lodge
 

  • Private coach transfer from Hwange to Mlibizi (with water on board)
  • Board The Zambezi Trader for the transfer inland in the lake
  • Meet Catalina Houseboat on route (for some of the delegates to board)
  • Lunch on board houseboats
  • Afternoon / Sundowner Cruise around the lake on tender boat
  • Dinner on houseboats
  • Overnight: Houseboats (full board basis, includes fuel for main/tender boats, & National Park fees and fuel for boat to cross lake both ways) Houseboats will be The Zambezi Trader and Catalina.

Day 4 - Houseboats
 

  • Tender boat cruises along spectacular gorges of Lake Kariba
  • Brunch on board houseboats
  • Fishing for the famous tiger fish or tilapia bream for snacks (includes equipment, bait)
  • Dinner on board houseboats
  • Overnight Houseboats (full board basis, inc fuel for main/ tender boats & National Park fees)

Day 5 - Ilala Lodge - Palm Restaurant
 

  • Brunch on houseboats
  • All transfer on Zambezi Trader from Chete to Mlibizi
  • Disembark from boat and private Coach transfer from Mlibizi to Victoria Falls (includes drinks and snacks en route)
  • Arrival at Ilala Lodge - private check in and welcome drink
  • Marimba band welcome
  • Dinner in the Palm Restaurant
  • Overnight : Ilala Lodge (bed and breakfast basis)

ILALA LODGE is situated in the Victoria Falls town just 5 minutes from The Falls themselves and conveniently close (within walking distance) to all amenities such as shops, the bank, craft market and restaurants.  The property can accommodate groups yet has a lodge ambience and The Palm restaurant (and terrace) offers excellent cuisine.

Day 6 - Ilala Lodge Activities - Tour of the Falls
 

  • Breakfast at the lodge
  • Day at leisure including lunch for optional activities (extra cost)
  • Suggested Options (extra cost):
    • Lunch and interaction at Elephant Camp with mighty but gentle creatures ($105 nett)
    • Followed by Village tour and interaction ($48 nett)
    • Afternoon train ride onto the bridge for spectacular view of Falls and Gorge includes drinks and snacks as the sun sets ($80 nett)
  • Guided Tour of The Falls (includes National Park fees, transfers, water and face towel)
  • Embark on your coaches for your dinner at The Boma restaurant - with a varied menu including game meal, the opportunity to eat a Mopane Worm and get a certificate and be entertained by traditional dancers, hair braiders, story tellers and more . . .
  • Optional (Extra Cost): Prizes awarded for Educational Fun Teambuild throughout programme
  • Overnight Ilala Lodge (bed and breakfast basis)

Day 7 - Shopping - Europe
 

  • Full English or Continental Breakfast at the Lodge
  • Final shopping and chance to enjoy the pool
  • Coach transfer to Victoria Falls Airport
  • Check in for flight to Johannesburg - and onward to Europe
Tour Categories: 
Wildlife Tours
Victoria Falls Tours
This Tour Explores: 
Lake Kariba and Lower Zambezi
Lake kariba
Kariba
Victoria Falls
Hwange
The Victoria Falls