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Zim Zam Explorer Safari

Embark on an 11 nights Zim Zam Explorer safari that encompasses 3 National Parks – the Kafue, Hwange and Zambezi National Parks and gives you 3 completely different safari experiences and habitats to experience in one trip!

The Zim Zam Explorer Safari will takes you to the wide open plains of the Southern Kafue and the rugged hills and rock carvings of Bumbusi in Hwange National Park for the perfect safari combination of true safari enthusiasts and lovers of the wilderness.

The variety of mammal and bird species in the Southern Kafue along with the seasonal high density close up viewing of elephants and great walking safari opportunities at Bumbusi offer 2 really unique safari experiences.

Nestled in between the 4 night stay at both camps is a wonderful 3 night stay on the secretive Tsowa Island on the Zambezi River just above the Victoria Falls.

An 11 nights safari that encompasses 3 National Parks – the Kafue, Hwange and Zambezi National Parks and gives you 3 completely different safari experiences and habitats to experience in one trip!

The wide open plains of the Southern Kafue and the rugged hills and rock carvings of Bumbusi in Hwange National Park are the perfect safari combination for true safari enthusiasts and lovers of the wilderness

This safari begins in Livingstone with a 3 hour road transfer to Dundumwezi Gate where you will be met by the Nanzhila Plains safari team.
 
Enjoy a game drive into camp and settle into the beautiful rooms with views over the Dambo to enjoy a 4 night stay

After breakfast, you will leave Nanzhila Plains and head south through the Park to Livingstone for a 2 night stay at the new Tsowa Island Camp located on an island in the middle of the Zambezi River just above Victoria Falls.

After 2 nigths at the Tsowa Island Camp, you will have 4 nights in Hwange National Park at the remote and authentic Bumbusi Wilderness Camp.

HIGHLIGHTS
Your hosts at Nanzhila are the owners – Steve and Cindy Smith – which means you are assured of faultless attention to detail and hours of stories around the fire about life in the bush!

The chalets or safari tents all have beautiful views over the dambo and the gauzed windows allow all the wonderful sounds of the African night to reach you clearly!

Game drives and safari walks around Nanzhila are bound to reveal a wide variety of wildlife and bird species including 4 out of the Big 5!

Private accommodation on a secluded island in the middle of the Zambezi River

Experience the wonder of the largest waterfall in the world and one of the Wonder’s of the Natural World

In contrast to Nanzhila and Bumbusi, experience water based activities on the Zambezi River.

Walk the drainage lines, gorges and hills of this stunning and remote part of Hwange National Park.

The lush green lawns and densely shaded trees of camp provide is an oasis for guests and wildlife alike

An added dimension to the safari experience is the ancient rock carvings located a short walk from camp.

Itineraries

DAY 1 - 4

Nanzhilla Plains Safari Camp, Kafue National Park

The package begins in Livingstone with a 3 hour road transfer to Dundumwezi Gate where you will be met by the Nanzhila Plains safari team. Enjoy a game drive into camp and settle into the beautiful rooms with views over the dambo to enjoy a 3 night stay. Nanzhila is the closest true safari destination in Zambia to the Victoria Falls and enjoys nearly 3000sqkm to itself. An incredible variety of wildlife and birding species as well as a quite magnificent location overlooking the dambo make Nanzhila one of the most memorable safari camps in Zambia.

DAY 5 - 8

Tsowa Island Lodge, Victoria Falls

After breakfast, you will leave Nanzhila Plains and head south through the Park to Livingstone for a 3 night stay at the new Tsowa Island Camp located on an island in the middle of the Zambezi River just above Victoria Falls

DAY 8 - 12

Bumbusi Wilderness Camp, Hwange National Park

After 3 nights at the Tsowa Island Camp, you will have 4 nights in Hwange National Park at the remote and authentic Bumbusi Wilderness Camp.

11 nights accommodation

All meals and local drinks at Nanzhila and Bumbusi

Twice daily safari activities at Nanzhila and Bumbusi

Laundry and park fees at Nanzhila and Bumbusi

Road transfer from Livingstone to Nanzhila and back to Tsowa Island

Road transfer from Tsowa Island to Victoria Falls Airport

Return scheduled charter flights to Robins Airstrip

Return internal transfers from Robins Airstrip to Bumbusi

Teas and coffee and selected activities at Tsowa Island.

International flights

Visa fees

Gratuities

Drinks and selected activities at Tsowa Island.,

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  • Pricing Name 15 - 31 MAY | 1 - 15 NOVEMBER
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    2 - 12 Pax
     
    Available Seats: 12

    Adult ( 2 - 12 Pax ) $4,511.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 1 - 30 JUNE
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    2 - 12 Pax
     
    Available Seats: 12

    Adult ( 2 - 12 Pax ) $5,256.00 $0.00 /Person

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  • Pricing Name 1 JULY - 31 OCTOBER
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    2 - 12 Pax
     
    Available Seats: 12

    Adult ( 2 - 12 Pax ) $5,693.00 $0.00 /Person

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