For those wanting a trip where it is all about 'location location location', then this package is for you. Stay a mere 4 km away from the Falls to begin with, but still close enough to visit the Falls with complete ease, then venture to the only lodge situated within the actual Chobe National Park iself, offering unrivalled access to the network of roads and river frontage.
Spend the first 2 nights just 4 km from the majestic Victoria Falls. Spectacular views of pristine bushveld and a central waterhole attracting buffalo, elephant, hyena and other wildlife and various bird species add to your experience. On your full day, enjoy a guided tour of the Falls as well as a sunset boat cruise along the mighty Zambezi River.
Your next 2 nights are at Chobe Game Lodge - Botswana's premier venue for guests looking for a perfect base to explore Chobe National Park and the Chobe River. Chobe's wildlife roams in abundance and diversity, so as well as seeing the largest concentration of elephant in Africa, you may also get to encounter buffalo, lion, leopard, African wild dog, puku, red lechwe, sable, giraffe and roan antelope are often seen. Birding is spectacular too. The professional all female guiding team will be your hosts on your daily game drives and boat cruises.
Holiday Title: 4 Night Victoria Falls and Chobe Classic Getaway Package
Countries Visited: Zimbabwe and Botswana
Upon arrival into Victoria Falls Airport, after you have gone through Immigration, collected your luggage and cleared Customs, you need to make your way into the Arrivals Hall where your driver will meet you. You will then be transferred to Victoria Falls Safari Lodge.
Overlooking the expansive wild plateau of the Zambezi National Park, the luxury Victoria Safari Lodge is just 4 km from the thundering Victoria Falls. With tasteful African-inspired decor and finishings, the stylish en-suite rooms all have private balconies with spectacular bush views. Buffalo, elephant, warthogs, antelope and an abundance of birds are easily spotted at the hotel's waterhole while dining at the hotel's award-winning Makuwa-Kuwa restaurant or enjoying sundowners at the open-air Buffalo Bar. The Boma Restaurant offers a unique cultural experience that thrills the senses with tastes, textures, sights, sounds and smells of Africa.
Today enjoy a morning tour of the Falls from the Zimbabwe side. A knowledgeable guide will take you on an unforgettable experience through the Victoria Falls rainforest, a journey that not only affords a view of one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World but provides a great deal of interesting facts about the geology, wildlife and history of Africa's most famous landmark.
This afternoon you will be collected for your afternoon sundowner cruise on the mighty Zambezi River. Relax with a sundowner and snacks as you gaze out onto the banks of the river, and have your camera ready to capture one of the most amazing sunsets in Africa.
This morning, you will be transferred to the border post between Zimbabwe and Botswana, where you will complete the border formalities and cross into Botswana. You may be required to change vehicles at the border, and if so, please be prepared to carry your bags a short distance between vehicles. You will then be transferred onto Chobe Game Lodge.
Built along the riverbanks with spectacular views of the Chobe River and floodplains, the well-established Chobe Game Lodge is a prime venue for guests to explore the Chobe National Park. Your days will be spent exploring the Chobe National Park from open 4x4 safari vehicles and boat cruises along the Chobe River, led by a professional female guiding team. The location inside the Park gives guests the advantage of a head start on vehicle traffic entering the Riverfront from Kasane for activities, and therefore offers a more exclusive Chobe safari experience.