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7 Day Johannesburg to Victoria Falls (Comfort)

Why book this trip? To get a greater understanding of the beautiful Southern African Continent by visiting the world renowned Kruger National Park and the beauty and unique culture of Southern Zimbabwe. Pass through cities like Johannesburg, the province of Mpumalanga and the country of Zimbabwe while tasting new foods, getting social with the locals and, of course, experiencing the amazing wildlife that South Africa is famed for.

R12,480

+ Single Supplement (Optional) ZAR 1760

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Tour Style Accommodated Small Group
Countries Visited South Africa, Zimbabwe
Starts Johannesburg
Ends Victoria Falls
Group Size Min 2 Max 12
Age Range All Ages
 

 

7 Day Johannesburg to Victoria Falls (Comfort) Tour Overview

Departing from Johannesburg
Ends in
Victoria Falls

This Johannesburg to Victoria Falls Accommodated tour is a popular small group Safari adventure through Kruger and Victoria Falls. It highlights the best of Southern Africa including the famous Kruger National Park where you can view the Big 5, the panoramic views of Mpumalanga, a tranquil cruise on the Zambezi River and a guided walk through Polokwane National Game Reserve.

Highlights

     

Included

  • All tour highlights
  • Transport
  • Accommodation
  • Meals as indicated
  • Services of driver / wildlife guide

Excluded

  • Visas
  • Travel insurance
  • Flights
  • Airport Transfers
  • Optional activities
  • Laundry
  • Gratuities
  • Passport & visa fees
  • Items of a personal nature

SKU: ACS2501
 

7 Day Johannesburg to Victoria Falls (Comfort) Itinerary

Day 1

Johannesburg – Hazyview – Kruger National Park, South Africa

Leaving Johannesburg, the biggest city in South Africa, we travel across the picturesque province of Mpumalanga, marvelling at the splendid mountainous landscapes. We make a stop at the massive Three Rondavels rock formations and delight in the fresh air and spectacular surrounds that overlook the Blyde River Canyon, as well as the Lowveld and Greater Kruger. Following lunch, we head to the famous Kruger Park and accommodation for the evening is a short 10km drive from the entrance gate to the Kruger National Park. We relax at the hotel for the evening and prepare for the next day.

Trip Highlights: Blyde River Canyon, Three Rondavals
Accommodation: : Nsele Lodge or similar (Twin share room with en-suite facilities)
Meals Included: Dinner
Distance Covered: +/- 460 kms
Approximate Driving Time: 7 hours

Day 2

Hazyview – Kruger National Park, South Africa

We awake early today and wait for the Park Rangers to open the gates for us to set off on our adventure of game tracking with our experienced guide. The park boasts over 505 species of birds, 148 mammals and has plenty of reptiles to keep an eye out for. The reserve is also world-renowned due to its impressive atmosphere and amazing wildlife. We cool off at the rest camp during the midday heat. Here there are restaurants, souvenir stores and swimming pools. We return to our campsite in the late afternoon, after enjoying a full-bodied taste of Africa. If that was not enough for you, then you can head out on a night safari, which is a completely different experience to seeing the park in the day. We enjoy a satisfying dinner while relaxing around the lodge.

Trip Highlights: Full day game drives
Accommodation: : Nsele Lodge (Twin share room with ensuite facilities)
Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner
Distance Covered: +/- 120kms
Approximate Driving Time: Full day

Day 3

Kruger National Park – Polokwane, South Africa

We awake to the early morning sounds of nature before enjoying breakfast in the Park. Our journey leads us over beautiful scenic passes and flourishing citrus farms along the valleys and mountains of Limpopo – known as an eco-tourism destination in Southern Africa. We enter Polokwane, exploring this fascinating area on foot. Here, we are able to get up close to the various species, of which there are 21 mammals (including white rhino) and 200 bird species. We spend the evening at a lodge nearby before heading off to the Great Limpopo River in Botswana the following day.

Trip Highlights: Polokwane Game Reserve, Polokwane game walk
Accommodation: Boma in the bush or similar (Twin share cabins with en-suite facilities)
Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner
Distance Covered: +/- 320 kms
Approximate Driving Time: 4 hours

Day 4

Polokwane – Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

Following a delicious breakfast, we head off on a new adventure, embarking on an enjoyable two-hour road trip north to the border where we cross into Zimbabwe and travel to Bulawayo, a tranquil city with luscious trees and clear spaces. Accommodation this evening is situated in the city, should time allow, feel free to explore the city of Zimbabwe.  The following day we pay a visit to a geological and natural heritage site.

Accommodation: Travellers Guest House or similar (Twin share cabins with en-suite facilities)
Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner
Distance Covered: +/- 600 kms
Approximate Driving Time: 10 hours

Day 5

Bulawayo – Matobo National Park, Zimbabwe

After a good night’s sleep, starting the day early we jump into a 4×4 vehicle for a game drive into the Matobo National Park. Situated just a brief distance outside of Bulawayo lies the Matobos National Park where you will be led by an expert guide through the stunning reserve. The Matobo Hills are sculpted by the strong winds in the area and are the site of various exquisite Bushman paintings. This place contains an exceptional cultural and spiritual significance to the indigenous people who populating this region. This reserve contains the highest population of leopard and black eagle in the world, so be sure to keep your eyes peeled for these magnificent animals. We also try our best to spot giraffe, zebra, and ostrich, as well as a wide assortment of antelope and buck species.

Trip Highlights: Matobo National Park, Game drives, Rhino tracking
Accommodation: Travellers Guest House or similar (Twin share cabins with en-suite facilities)
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Distance Covered: +/- 30kms
Approximate Driving Time: Half Day
Optional Activities: Upgrade to full day tour including historical tour and village tour for US$40

Day 6 - 7

Bulawayo – Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Departing from Bulawayo, we make our way to Victoria Falls. Upon arrival, you will briefed with the following adventures and excursions available to you for the next day. We pay a visit to the Victoria Falls in the afternoon and at various times of the year, the spray from this mighty waterfall can be seen from up to 30 kilometres away, hence the local name Mosi au Tunya meaning ‘the smoke that thunders’. Enjoy a sunset cruise on the Zambezi River before making your way back to camp for the evening. Your tour comes to an end on the following day, however we encourage you to explore this magical destination and the variety of activities on offer here.

Trip Highlights: Free day to choose many activities
Accommodation: Sprayview Hotel or similar (Twin share cabins with en-suite facilities)
Meals Included: Breakfast X2, Dinner
Distance Covered: +/- 450kms
Approximate Driving Time: 8 hours
Optional Activities: Bungee jumping US$160, Full day abseil US$180, gorge swing US$95, Zambezi jet boat and cable car US$120, Full day canoe US$110, Full day white water rafting US$160, Helicopter flights From US$170, half day fishing US$145, Bridge Tour US$65, Bike Tour US$65

 

7 Day Johannesburg to Victoria Falls (Comfort) Activities

Included in Adventure Activity Package Pass:

  • Kruger National Park Game Drive
  • Polokwane Game Reserve Entrance
  • Matobo NP Entrance & Game Drive
  • Victoria Falls NP Entrance
  • Zambezi River Sunset Cruise
*Highlight is part of the Adventure Activity Package Pass


Other Activities

Zimbabwe

  • Matobo National Park full day tour upgrade $40
  • Gorge Swing $95
  • White water rafting $160
  • Full day canoe $150
  • 13 Min Helicopter $165
  • 3 Hour Bike Tour $65
  • Half Day Adrenaline $135

 

7 Day Johannesburg to Victoria Falls (Comfort) Dates

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7 Day Johannesburg to Victoria Falls (Comfort) Price

R12,480

+ Single Supplement (Optional) ZAR 1760





R12,480

+ Single Supplement (Optional) ZAR 1760

+ Activity Package (Compulsory) USD 620

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