Zimbabwe Honeymoon Safari (9n) – Classic

Zimbabwe Honeymoon Safari (9n) – Classic

  • Days 1–3 : Victoria Falls
  • Days 4–6 : Hwange National Park
  • Days 7–9 : Mana Pools National Park
  • Price From : $10,396 per person
  • Duration : 9 nights
  • Best Months : Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov
  • Countries : Zambia, Zimbabwe

Starting with Victoria Falls, this Zimbabwe honeymoon includes game viewing in Hwange and Mana Pools. The lodges we have chosen are some of the best-value luxury options; a genuine adventure and the perfect start to married life!

This trip uses some of the finest properties in both Zimbabwe and Zambia to guarantee a romantic and memorable honeymoon! A wonderful break for couples too, it features a thrilling range of activities – highlights include excursions to Victoria Falls, sundowner cruises, nights under the stars, and first-rate walking safaris.

Your first few nights are spent at Waterberry Lodge, on the Zambia side of Victoria Falls. This property has a beautiful riverside location and a lovely relaxed atmosphere. Next is Somalisa Camp in Hwange National Park, an adventurous little bushcamp providing plenty of exciting safari activities. And the final part of your honeymoon is spent at Kanga Camp, which offers very comfortable accommodation in the western area of Mana Pools – an area absolutely packed with wildlife!

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The price below is based on two adults travelling together and please note that the prices are approximates. Please contact us for accurate costings for the time of year you are looking at travelling. There are multiple season changes across the year and numerous rooms categories that can change the price of these safaris.

From approx $10,396 per person in low season

To approx $12,760 per person in high season

Prices include all internal flights, transfers, reserve fees, accommodation and meals as specified in the day-to-day itinerary. Prices exclude international flights, tipping, visa, and any meals not included.

Starting with Victoria Falls, this Zimbabwe honeymoon includes game viewing in Hwange and Mana Pools. The lodges we have chosen are some of the best-value luxury options; a genuine adventure and the perfect start to married life!

This trip uses some of the finest properties in both Zimbabwe and Zambia to guarantee a romantic and memorable honeymoon! A wonderful break for couples too, it features a thrilling range of activities – highlights include excursions to Victoria Falls, sundowner cruises, nights under the stars, and first-rate walking safaris.

Your first few nights are spent at Waterberry Lodge, on the Zambia side of Victoria Falls. This property has a beautiful riverside location and a lovely relaxed atmosphere. Next is Somalisa Camp in Hwange National Park, an adventurous little bushcamp providing plenty of exciting safari activities. And the final part of your honeymoon is spent at Kanga Camp, which offers very comfortable accommodation in the western area of Mana Pools – an area absolutely packed with wildlife!

Days 1–3 Victoria Falls

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On the first day of your honeymoon, you will fly out to Victoria Falls, for two nights at Waterberry Lodge. Situated on the Zambia side of the River Zambezi, this little property is fantastic value for money and has a very friendly feel. From the communal areas, the river views are breathtakingly beautiful and you can enjoy looking out for animals both in the water and within Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park on the opposite bank! The Lodge also has a viewing deck, a fire pit, and a swimming pool. Waterberry’s guest accommodation consists of just seven charming cottages dotted around the property’s grounds. Constructed from brick and thatch, each offers ample privacy, as well as such comforts as air conditioning, overhead fans, and mosquito nets. The furnishings are light and elegant, and all cottages have a veranda. When it comes to activities, Waterberry offers both ‘in house’ and ‘external’ options. You can stay close to the Lodge and enjoy river cruises, birding, fishing, and village visits, and you can also head out to the Falls for watersports, animal encounters in the national park, and scenic flights, in a helicopter or microlight. There is no shortage of things to do here!

Board basis and activities:
Full-board accommodation including all meals, a selection of house alcoholic drinks, soft drinks, airport transfers, morning and afternoon in-house activities, and a laundry service.

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Days 4–6 Hwange National Park

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On Day 4, you will transfer to Hwange National Park for a stay at Somalisa Camp. This is an authentic bushcamp in the eastern region of the park, amidst a lovely grove of acacia trees. Its mess tent is open sided, providing amazing views out on to what is known as the Kennedy Vlei, an old watercourse. The location is popular with elephants, and it is not uncommon to see the gentle giants plodding around camp and even coming to drink at the plunge pool! Somalisa has seven guest tents, all very well appointed. They feature a glass wood-burner fireplace, an overhead fan, gauze sliding doors onto a private veranda, and en-suite facilities including indoor and outdoor showers and a copper slipper-style bathtub! Activities focus on exploring the vlei and its wealth of wildlife, through day and night drives, guided walks, and viewing from hides. You can also enjoy a cultural tour of the local village!

Board basis and activities:
Fully inclusive of all meals, all house alcoholic drinks, soft drinks, all safari activities, and a laundry service.

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Days 7–9 Mana Pools National Park

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For the final part of your honeymoon, you will fly to Mana Pools National Park, to the comfortable Kanga Camp. This property is located in the Kanga Pan, a remote western region. Its communal areas consist of a series of wooden platforms on different levels, all under a canvas roof. The lounge and bar are at the top, while the dining space and fire pit are on the lower levels. The Camp also has a deck, complete with plunge pool! Guest accommodation consists of six tented chalets, raised above ground. All are open plan, and the honeymoon tents benefits from a freestanding bathtub within a secluded annexe. Impressive concentrations of animals roam around the local area, to the extent that the Camp is able to include ‘armchair safari’ in its list of activities! You can simply take a seat in the comfy lounge and enjoy some great game viewing. Kanga also offers excellent vehicle and walking safaris. There’s the popular ‘sleep-out’ safari too! This involves travelling to a site about a mile away, where platforms have been set up high in the branches of fig trees. You tuck in to a three-course dinner, then settle down for the night on a nicely made-up bed under mosquito netting – flush toilet and bucket shower are available below. The following morning, a hearty breakfast is prepared for you! Sleeping under the stars is a truly exhilarating experience, making for a very memorable end to your honeymoon.

Board basis and activities:
Full board – accommodation, all meals, most safari activities, soft drinks, selection of house alcoholic drinks, and a full laundry service.

On Day 10, you will return by road to Victoria Falls, to connect on to your international flight home.

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