Chobe National Park, Botswana

Rich Heritage of Africa: A Unique Safari in Zimbabwe & Botswana Itinerary

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Countries Visited

Botswana, Zimbabwe

Places Visited

Victoria Falls, Mana Pools National Park, Matobo National Park, Hwange National Park...

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Suggested Duration

14 Days

Epic animal migrations, ancient city ruins, exquisite wetlands, stories told through rock art, complex savannahs untouched by time; Zimbabwe is where Africa’s natural and cultural heritage comes together. This 2-week safari celebrates the contrasting angles, immersing you in the narratives that make Africa so special. From experiences with San Bushmen to game drives with over 100 mammal species, it’s a dreamy journey into a continent that both inspires and educates.

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Trip Highlights

  • Revel in the enormity of the world’s most powerful waterfall, with Victoria Falls providing a thrilling introduction to the scale of Africa’s natural heritage
  • Immerse yourself in iconic wetlands and understand why they are so important in Africa, with game drives and boat trips revealing thousands of migrating animals
  • Travel back in time and spend a day deciphering the messages left behind by ancient San communities, the rock art of the Matobo Hills amongst the best in the world
  • Discover the threats to Africa’s natural heritage by devoting a day to black and white rhinos, with informative activities revealing the challenges and solutions for preserving this endangered giant
  • Wander through the ancient city of Great Zimbabwe, the finest ruins anywhere in Southern Africa and the site that gave the country its name
  • Intimately understand the complexity of the African wilderness with two days of safari in Hwange National Park, home to over 100 mammal species and a stunning interplay of habitats and animals
  • Spend two days with a tiny San community in the Kalahari Desert, where you go beyond the stereotypes and immerse yourself in their ancient knowledge of the land
  • Discover the scale of an animal migration and join more than 100,000 elephants that rove around the mopane woodlands of Chobe National Park

Starting Price

$14,555 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.

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

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