Hippopotamus with cattle egret on back in Zimbabwe

Southern Africa Explorer: Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia Safari

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Customizable Itinerary

This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited

Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe

Places Visited

Victoria Falls, Mana Pools National Park, Hwange National Park, Makgadikgadi Pans...

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Suggested Duration

16 Days

Southern Africa abounds with heavenly landscapes that dance with color and contrast. Bright red sand dunes, hippo-filled wetlands, and elephant-covered plains are all yours to take in. This 16-day tour explores the region’s astonishing natural highlights as you enjoy the best of Zimbabwe, Botswana, and Namibia. You will go deep into the wilderness with Bushmen guides to uncover untamed Africa from the ground, the water, and the air. As you consider your destinations, be sure to look through other...

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Trip Highlights

  • Spot the best of Southern Africa’s wildlife with a full week of big game safari, as well as a handful of other destinations where wild giants roam
  • Marvel at the spectacle of Victoria Falls on a helicopter flight
  • Drive, canoe and walk through the wetlands of Mana Pools National Park, a lush paradise where hippos and buffalos are amongst those that congregate in huge numbers
  • Track the battles between predators in Hwange National Park, an outstanding safari destination that is also packed with thousands of elephants
  • Seek out meerkats and endangered brown hyena on the endless Makgadikgadi salt pans
  • Spend a day with the gatekeepers to the Kalahari as the Zu/’hoasi Bushmen teach you how to track animals and survive in the bush
  • Follow the black-maned lions and four-legged nomads across the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, one of Africa’s largest wilderness areas and a safari experience of pure surprise
  • Discover the visual beauty of Namibia with an exclusive aerial safari for a day spent hopping between legendary natural sights like Fish River Canyon, the second largest canyon on the planet
  • Explore the burning red sand dunes around Sossusvlei and immerse yourself in the wonder of the Namib Desert
  • Relax on the Atlantic coast at Swakopmund and spend a day with seals and shipwrecks on the Skeleton Coast

Starting Price

$10,091 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

Reviews of Zicasso's Referral Service

4.96 stars based on 24 reviews.

South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana & Namibia Luxury Travel...
"Everything was top notch and well executed, and Shannon...

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"The trip was beyond what I could have imagined."

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"Zicasso’s trip planners were outstanding. We highly recommend...

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