Escorted Explorer Safari

  • Enjoy fantastic game Viewing
  • Great for bird watching
  • Stay in luxury private lodges
  • See lions in Mana Pools National Park
  • Enjoy a bush walk through Matusadona National Park

Enjoy fantastic game viewing on this 7 night escorted safari itinerary

Discover ancient Zimbabwean traditions and enjoy a range of exciting bush walks and game drives on this 8 day, 7 night safari through Zimbabwe's incredible national parks. Go game viewing in some of Zimbabwe's most famous reserves and spot everything from plains game to big cats in Mana Pools National Park and Matusadona National Park

Day 1

Harare International - Harare Town

Arrive at Harare International airport via Johannesburg, South Africa and transfer to your hotel in Harare. You will then have an afternoon at your own leisure before an optional visit to the National Art Gallery (own account and time permitting).

Accommodation: Armadale Lodge or similar

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 1

Day 2 Harare to Mana Pools (Charter flight 1hr)

Harare to Mana Pools National Park (Charter flight ± 1hr 45min)

This morning you will have an early breakfast at your lodge before departing on your scheduled flight for Mana Pools by light aircraft. You will be picked up at the airstrip and taken to your camp where lunch will be served before a game drive in Mana Pools National Park. The wildlife here is spectacular as it is not yet to populated with tourists so you will enjoy a quiet and relaxed drive. Private guide and activities included.

Accommodation: Dome tent

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 2 Harare to Mana Pools (Charter flight 1hr)

Day 3 - Day 4 (Mana Pools )

Mana Pools

For the next 2 days, you can enjoy game drives and/or bush walks. Mana Pools is an amazing area to walk as the African plains are open and easy to explore. Your guide and tracker are exceptionally well trained and knowledgeable so your walks are never going to be anything short of educational. Spend your afternoons around the communal area listening to the sounds of the wild bush and soaking up the suns rays.

Accommodation: Dome tent

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3 - Day 4 (Mana Pools )

Day 5 - Day 6 (Mana Pools to Matusadona)

Mana Pools National Park to Matusadona National Park

Early morning transfer to the airstrip where you will catch your light aircraft flight to Matusadona National Park (Charter Flight ± 45min) for 2 nights. Once landed, you will be transferred to the water's edge and hop on your boat transfer to your camp. Game drives and bush walks can all be enjoyed from your camp. The wildlife is abundant and the local guides will be sure to find you the game you wish to see.

Accommodation: Rhino Island Safari Camp (or similar)

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 - Day 6 (Mana Pools to Matusadona)

Day 7 (Matusadona to Harare Airport Charter flight

Matusadona National Park to Harare Airport (Charter flight ± 1hr 45min)

Enjoy  breakfast on your last morning in the African bush before jumping on the boat transfer back to the airstrip and flying to Harare International Airport for your international flight back to UK via Johannesburg, South Africa (Charter flight ± 1hr 45min)

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch

Day 7 (Matusadona to Harare Airport Charter flight


All prices shown represent a from price per person based on low season travel unless otherwise stated.
Availability of tour components and flights seats change continually, affecting the final price. The lead-in price given is therefore for guidance only.
To obtain a tailored quote for you and your party, please call one of our travel experts today.

This fly drive itinerary runs all year round

from 15th June 2023 - 15th December 2024

from £5,949pp

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