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ZIMBABWE SAFARI HOLIDAYS

Zimbabwe is an unbeatable destination for adventure travel and wildlife safaris. From the iconic Victoria Falls to the ruins of Great Zimbabwe, this country has so much to offer. Its game reserves are among the most abundant and beautiful in Africa, with many unusual safari experiences unavailable anywhere else. Combined with rich local culture and a long colonial past this African gem should be at the top of everyone's list of places to visit.

Our overland truck based tours visit the most iconic sights including the mighty Victoria Falls, Matopos and Hwange National Parks and the mysterious ruins at Great Zimbabwe.

TOP Zimbabwe TRAVEL DEALS & UPCOMING TOURS

Tour name Tour type Days Start Date Offer Price
The Grand Southern Safari Overland 20 31st of Dec 2019
The Grand Southern Safari
US$3679 Book Now
The Grand Southern Safari Overland 20 24th of Dec 2019
The Grand Southern Safari
US$3679 Book Now
The Grand Southern Safari Overland 20 21st of Dec 2019
The Grand Southern Safari
US$3679 Book Now
The Grand Southern Safari Overland 20 14th of Dec 2019
The Grand Southern Safari
US$3679 Book Now
The Grand Southern Safari Overland 20 10th of Dec 2019
The Grand Southern Safari
US$3679 Book Now
East African Odyssey Overland 21 30th of Dec 2019
East African Odyssey
US$2999 Book Now
East African Odyssey Overland 21 23rd of Dec 2019
East African Odyssey
US$2999 Book Now
East African Odyssey Overland 21 9th of Dec 2019
East African Odyssey
US$2999 Book Now
East African Odyssey Overland 21 18th of Nov 2019
East African Odyssey
US$2999 Book Now
East African Odyssey Overland 21 11th of Nov 2019
East African Odyssey
US$2999 Book Now
Namibia & Botswana Uncovered Overland 12 29th of Dec 2019
Namibia & Botswana Uncovered
US$2239 Book Now
Namibia & Botswana Uncovered Overland 12 22nd of Dec 2019
Namibia & Botswana Uncovered
US$2239 Book Now
Namibia & Botswana Uncovered Overland 12 18th of Dec 2019
Namibia & Botswana Uncovered
US$2239 Book Now
Namibia & Botswana Uncovered Overland 12 15th of Dec 2019
Namibia & Botswana Uncovered
US$2239 Book Now
Namibia & Botswana Uncovered Overland 12 11th of Dec 2019
Namibia & Botswana Uncovered
US$2239 Book Now
Zimbabwe & Kruger Explorer Overland 10 23rd of Dec 2019
Zimbabwe & Kruger Explorer
US$2139 Book Now
Zimbabwe & Kruger Explorer Overland 10 9th of Dec 2019
Zimbabwe & Kruger Explorer
US$2139 Book Now
Zimbabwe & Kruger Explorer Overland 10 25th of Nov 2019
Zimbabwe & Kruger Explorer
US$2139 Book Now
Zimbabwe & Kruger Explorer Overland 10 28th of Oct 2019
Zimbabwe & Kruger Explorer
US$2139 Book Now
Zimbabwe & Kruger Explorer Overland 10 14th of Oct 2019
Zimbabwe & Kruger Explorer
US$2139 Book Now
Africa on a Shoestring Overland 20 31st of Dec 2019
Africa on a Shoestring
US$2239 Book Now
Africa on a Shoestring Overland 20 28th of Dec 2019
Africa on a Shoestring
US$2239 Book Now
Africa on a Shoestring Overland 20 24th of Dec 2019
Africa on a Shoestring
US$2239 Book Now
Africa on a Shoestring Overland 20 21st of Dec 2019
Africa on a Shoestring
US$2239 Book Now
Africa on a Shoestring Overland 20 10th of Dec 2019
Africa on a Shoestring
US$2239 Book Now

Overland Zimbabwe TOURS

The Grand Southern Safari
Botswana , Namibia
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ACCOMMODATED. This comprehensive 20-day tour covers the well worn route from Cape Town to Victoria Falls, crossing South Africa, Namibia and Botswana, and ending in Zimbabwe. It's a truly grand African safari.

Type

Days

Price

Overland

20

From

$3679


East African Odyssey
Kenya , Malawi
... 3 more
Countries Visited

ACCOMMODATED. This 3-week East African wildlife odyssey takes you from Victoria Falls to Nairobi taking n all the major sites en route, including South Luangwa National Park, Lake Malawi, Zanzibar and the Serengeti

Type

Days

Price

Overland

21

From

$2999


Namibia & Botswana Uncovered
Botswana , Namibia
... 1 more
Countries Visited

ACCOMMODATED. This tour gives a great introduction to these fascinating, beautiful and wildlife rich countries. We visit several national parks, meet local tribes, fly to a lodge in the Okavango Delta and finish at Victoria Falls.

Type

Days

Price

Overland

12

From

$2239


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TAILOR-MADE Zimbabwe TOURS

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Our tailor-made tours seek to create a personalised experience – one that is completely exclusive to you. By taking all your interests and requests into consideration, we design an itinerary that ticks off your specific boxes. If you are after adventurous exploration, cultural immersion, a relaxing escape or a balanced blend of everything, we can make it happen.

A highlight of our tailor-made tours is that the itinerary is flexible and incorporates plenty of free time – so you can do some exploring on your own. Our local, friendly guides, experts in their country’s history and culture, will be happy to adjust the activities or your schedule as you travel.

If you are a group of friends, a large family or a company, our tailor-made tours are an ideal, stress-free option. You can even select your own hotels or make use of our recommended accommodation. We have a varied selection of sample holiday itineraries to choose from, either as they stand or as a base for inspiration.

TOUR REVIEWS

My contact with Encounters representative was a pleasure, she answered my questions promptly, provided a quotation and changed it quickly when different flights were preferred. Both by e-mail and phone the response was very timely.

Excellent from the initial planning to every step along the way on the trip! Worry free in every way! Islam, Hussein and Mahmoud were the greatest! Please check out my review on Trip Advisor! FIve stars from this girl!
Excellent

I liked the fact we were met at the airport and helped thru customs and getting a visa and then upon leaving taken to where we needed to go. Its always tough to figure out where everything is in a foreign airport when you do not travel much
Everything was great. Our guide was very knowledgeable and liked that we were interested in what he was telling us. We were lucky to be in a group with like minded people who also wanted to stay in places longer of which our guide accommodated. Only negative thing was the sitting train. Best to just take the flying option. Train was not bad but has no services, no alcohol, and breakfast was all carbs and an egg. Egypt really seems to like their breads and pastries....

Conscientious in early communication; knowledgeable, humorous and caring tour guides; an exemplary itinerary that was well organized yet flexible; an overall extraordinary experience. I'd recommend them enthusiastically.

I have dealt with Anthony Horrobin on a number of occasions and it is like talking to an old friend on the phone. Anthony is super-efficient and will always go the extra mile to create the perfect trip.

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