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Zambezi National Park: Game Drive 4x4 near Victoria Falls

Zambezi National Park: Game Drive 4x4 near Victoria Falls

Explore the vast genuine wilderness of the Zambezi National Park in Zimbabwe which has two main game-viewing sections and thus the Zambezi (National Park) River Game Drive, with an extensive network of roads along the river accessed through the main gate of the Park, The roads are in reasonable condition, but please note that they do close the park after heavy rains. . Savannah Adventures leaves 30 minutes before all other Safari companies in Victoria Falls. Why? We want to offer our guests the opportunity to be there first before all others get there, and this way have a chance to see more wildlife. Zambezi National Park together with Victoria Falls National Park cover an area of 56,000 hectares. Using an open four-wheel-drive vehicle, the game drive allows the guests to discover many interpretations of the bush and all its inhabitants, related to them by our suitable trained and qualified guides. When we reach the national park entrance , the guide will handle the formalities and do the official briefing once inside the park. After the briefing, we continue with our drive and a wide variety of larger mammals may be found within the Zambezi National Park including elephants, lions buffalo and leopard. In addition, herds of different antelopes and different species of game can be viewed. However the park is not a fenced area as the animals are always on the move meaning to say its all about being at the right place , at the right time. Its not a Zoo but a game of luck. The Zambezi river is also home to over is 75 species of fish and is famous for its bream and tiger fish As we continue with the drive, upstream along the Zambezi River Drive, there are 25 numbered sites where we will use one of these sites to take a break, have a light snack and stretch our legs after a long drive. The morning safari sets off at 0600hrs and a light breakfast of muffins, fruits, hard boiled eggs, tea/coffee and mineral waters are served. The afternoon safari departs at 1500hrs and soft drinks, beer, mineral waters and a snack platter are offered. These sites are attractively situated on the banks of the river and sheltered beneath the beautiful shady trees like the Natal Mahogany. Our game drives last between three and four hours in duration. Please kindly note that our rainy season is from November to April and that the weather patterns can directly influence game viewing opportunities. Heavy rains could result in bad road conditions and cause the wildlife to disperse.

Victoria Falls: Short Bush Walk + Tour of Vic Falls Town

Victoria Falls: Short Bush Walk + Tour of Vic Falls Town

Walking Tour name: Walking Tour of Vic Falls City Duration of the Tour – 1H 30min Victoria Falls Walking Tour is run by enthusiastic locals, who are happy to share their love for their hometown with you! On our regularly scheduled, guided group tours we offer you an entertaining mix of history, stories, fun facts and useful alternative tips about your stay in Zimbabwe. In this Victoria Falls City Tour, I will be taking you around the Craft Market , then downtown with its historic Train Station linking with the history of the Famous Victoria Falls Hotel. From there, we pass by the Victoria Falls Hotel going to the Kingdom Hotel which was built in 1999. This architectural masterpiece is designed in the style of The Great Zimbabwe Ruins and I will share to you its history and the origins of the country name (Zimbabwe) for about 10 minutes and also having opportunity of taking pictures of the architectural design. After the Kingdom Hotel, we continue exploring for about 15 minutes on a private path through the bush, This path goes through part of the Victoria Falls National Park, which is not bound by any barriers. Therefore, wildlife roam freely in the area and we may encounter wildlife such as Impalas, warthogs, and Baboons. Once we have reached another spectacular panoramic site, you will have the photo opportunity of the gorge, the mighty Zambezi, and the bridge. From there, we will return to the point of origin of the tour. Guide’s information to note on this tour: -The underlined and bold words, above description, are the key words and research information that a guide should be sharing to the guests. -However, Below is the list of key information that a guide should be having knowledge of: Population of Zimbabwe – this includes provinces and Victoria falls population and the year gaining independence and Victoria Falls city status. Cecil John Rhodes and his Dream Train Station – this includes the history of the railway station together with the Vic Falls Hotel Victoria Falls Bridge History of the Kingdom Hotel – this includes history of the great Zimbabwe ruins in Masvingo ,origins of the name Zimbabwe and the Shona people. History of David Livingstone Victoria Falls National Park Zambezi River Adrenaline Activities

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