Discover Victoria Falls with On The Go Tours
Landlocked Zimbabwe is a classic safari destination and with mighty Victoria Falls, Hwange National Park and an impressive population of elephant, buffalo, zebras and giraffe, it’s no wonder why. The area around Victoria Falls has plenty to offer too, with activities to entertain all ages and interests, from horseback rides and elephant safaris, to bungee jumping and rafting on the Zambezi River.Read More
Top Zimbabwe Travel Deals and Upcoming Trips
|Trip Name||Starts||Departing||From USD||Deal||Map|
|Falls to Joburg - 12 days||Victoria Falls||08 Oct 2016||USD $849||was $999 15% off|||
|Botswana Untouched - 13 days||Johannesburg||25 Nov 2016||USD $4,715||was $5,239 10% off|||
|Cape, Namibia & Falls - 22 Days||Cape Town||08 Oct 2016||USD $5,609|||
|Zimbabwe to Zanzibar - 16 days||Victoria Falls||08 Oct 2016||USD $1,699|||
|Elephants & Falls - 9 days||Vic Falls||08 Oct 2016||USD $1,389|||
Known locally as Mosi-oa-Tunya, translated as The Smoke That Thunders, mighty Victoria Falls has been named one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World and is claimed to be the largest single sheet of failing water in the world. Located between Zambia and Zimbabwe, the Zambezi River widens to 1.7 kilometres and then the full width of the river plunges 108 metres down into the Zambezi Gorge, sending clouds of spray up to 500 metres in the air, helping to sustain the surrounding lush rainforest.
Zimbabwe Overland Safari Tours
Our overland safaris to Zimbabwe are multi-country itineraries, combining the highlights of many of Africa's top destinations. With lots of overland safaris that start or finish in Victoria Falls, you can visit the famous waterfalls and enjoy adrenaline activities galore. Other highlights of our Zimbabwe overland safaris include wildlife rich Hwange National Park. You'll travel aboard our overland trucks that seat 28 - 30 travellers and carry all the equipment necessary for camping and cooking on the trip. On our camping safaris, group participation is crucial and you’ll assist with camp chores, preparation of meals and erecting & dismantling your tent. If you don’t mind getting your hands dirty, possess relative fitness, a relaxed attitude, and are not averse to the odd hiccup, then overlanding is for you.
Zimbabwe Lodge accommodated safaris
Enjoy game viewing opportunities in some of Zimbabwe's most popular national parks on a small group lodge accommodated safari staying in mid-range lodges and permanent tented camps. Start or end your adventure in Victoria Falls, the adventure capital of Africa, or combine a visit to Hwange National Park with neighbouring Botswana.
Zimbabwe Safari Holidays
Spend three action-packed days in Victoria Falls marveling at one of the world's greatest natural wonders or combine with a safari in Botswana staying in superior to deluxe lodges and departing on a day of your choosing.
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A sunset cruise on the Zambezi
Any number of activities can be found in and around Victoria Falls and there are endless ways to experience the mighty Zambezi River too. Whatever your interest, be it white water rafting, jet boating, canoeing or a sunset cruise, the Zambezi has it all. For a spectacular bird’s eye view opt to take a microlight flight over the falls, or if you are feeling brave there are five different high wire activities, from gorge wings to the famous bungee jump from Victoria Falls Bridge.
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