Zimbabwe’s spectacular scenery, abundant wildlife, rich history and good infrastructure make for a highly rewarding tailor-made holiday, and with travel by air, land and water all possible, you can access even the remotest corners of the country. Our itinerary ideas are the product of extensive travel in Zimbabwe and are inspired by routes that our Africa specialists have taken and enjoyed, staying at a selection of camps whose guides are the most experienced in the business.
Ideas for your trip to Zimbabwe
These itineraries are designed to give you some suggestions for what is possible when you travel in Zimbabwe, and they showcase some of the routes that we’ve found work particularly well. Treat them simply as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely for you by one of our specialists based on your particular tastes and interests.
Enjoy a half day canoe trail and see hippo, crocodiles and beautiful water birds from an open kayak.
Enjoy a glass of wine beside Lake Kariba, watching the sun set.
Have tea on the terrace at the Victoria Falls hotel.
View the spectacular Victoria Falls.
Take a canoe trip on the Zambezi River.
Enjoy game drives in Hwange National Park.
Enjoy game drives and walking safaris in the South Luangwa.
Search for big game in some of Zambia's best national parks.
See the dramatic Victoria Falls.
Try your luck fishing for tiger fish in the Zambezi.
Enjoy morning, afternoon and evening game drives.
Join expert guides on informative walking safaris.
See riverside wildlife on canoe and boat trips in Mana Pools.
Visit one of the best places in Africa for leopard spotting.
Stay on the mighty Zambezi River.
Some of our favourite travel guides
With exceptional guides, several national parks and a variety of wildlife, including the Big Five, Zimbabwe offers an authentic safari experience that can easily be coupled with a trip to Victoria Falls. Africa specialist Chloe outlines what makes a Zimbabwe safari special.View this travel guide
With the most highly trained guides in Africa, camps and lodges that balance comfort and rusticity, and wildlife areas renowned for big cats and wild dog, Zimbabwe offers safaris of the highest level. Safari specialist Tony shares his ideas for a luxurious stay.View this travel guide