9-day Botswana and Zimbabwe Safari (Budget)

Botswana and Zimbabwe, two of the finest African safari destinations in the whole of Africa, with one of the highest numbers of elephants on the continent.  On this 9-day Botswana and Zimbabwe Safari (Budget) you will follow the footsteps of one of Africa’s most well-loved animals, as you travel through Zimbabwe’s famous Hwange National Park and Botswana’s Chobe National Park, whilst also taking in the majestic Victoria Falls.

This itinerary is available in 2 levels of accommodation:
1Pioneer Victoria FallsSomalisa Expeditions
2Pioneer Victoria FallsSomalisa Expeditions
3Ivory LodgeSomalisa Expeditions
4Ivory LodgeBatonka Guest Lodge
5Ivory LodgeBatonka Guest Lodge
6Tlouwana CampChobe Elephant Camp
7Tlouwana CampChobe Elephant Camp
8Tlouwana CampChobe Elephant Camp



  • Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
  • Hwange National Park
  • Zimbabwe
  • Botswana

Tour Summary

Full Day by Day Itinerary


Day 1 – 2 : Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

On arrival into Victoria Falls Airport (VFA) you will be met by a representative and transferred to Pioneers Victoria Falls for a 2 night stay.  After arriving at your accommodation and completing check-in procedures, spend the balance of your stay at leisure.


Day 3 – 5 : Hwange National Park

You will be met and transferred by road to Ivory Lodge located in a forestry area on the outskirts of Hwange National Park, where you will spend 2 nights.


Day 6 – 8 : Chobe National Park

Following the morning activity (time permitting) and breakfast, you will be transferred by road from Hwange National Park to the Zimbabwe/Botswana border, and then through to Tlouwana Lodge, where you will stay for 2 nights.


Day 9 : Departure

Following the morning activity (time permitting) and breakfast, you will be transferred by road to Kasane Airport where you will be met and assisted with the check in for your onward international flight.


Meet/greet services
Airport pick-up and drop-off
Accommodation, meals and activities, as per itinerary
All internal light aircraft flights and road transfers, as per itinerary


International flights
Travel insurance
Optional activities
Increases in park fees, government taxes and levies and fuel