Herd of elephants at Mana Pools in Zimbabwe

Highlights of Zimbabwe: Big-Game Safari, Victoria Falls & Ancient Culture

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve, Matopos Hills, Hwange National Park, Victoria Falls...

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Suggested Duration

14 Days

Zimbabwe always enchants as black and white rhinos elegantly move past your safari vehicle, hippos emerge upriver from Victoria Falls, and zebras wander past as you admire ancient San rock art. Home to far more than the Big Five, Zimbabwe is Africa’s often overlooked gem as the country is packed full of unique experiences and the ambiance of authentic Africa. Exploring the highlights on this 2-week safari and you will uncover one of the world’s most evocative travel destinations.

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Trip Highlights

  • Safari through Zimbabwe’s forgotten corner with several nights in the private Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve, where the Big Five are joined by the Little Six and many more
  • Spend a day exploring the enormity of Gonarezhou National Park, where the mystique of the wild is at its finest
  • Uncover the secrets of Southern Africa’s history as you visit the ancient rocks of Great Zimbabwe, and are guided through the San rock art of Matopos Hills
  • Enjoy time in Hwange National Park, one of the continent’s finest safari destinations and an evocative haven that celebrates the best of big game Africa
  • Take numerous cruises along the Zambezi River and pass hundreds of hippos as a burning orange sun sets into the water
  • Explore the wonder of Victoria Falls and open all your senses to the “smoke that thunders”
  • Lose yourself in the wilderness atmosphere of Mana Pools National Park, a remarkable big game destination that offers an iconic safari under canvas experience
  • Meet the friendly locals that make Zimbabwe such an inspiring travel destination and enjoy privately guided safari activities throughout
  • Discover that a safari in Zimbabwe provides a fully immersive journey through the raw authenticity of Africa
  • Combine flexible game drives with walking safaris and excursions into nocturnal worlds for a very diverse safari experience

Starting Price

$17,649 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

4.93 stars based on 427 reviews.

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"The key to success was the guide."

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"Highly recommended."

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