Croc Cage Diving

20 Feb

Predator Diving – Victoria Falls

GENERAL DIVE INFORMATION

After a quick dive brief and signing of an indemnity form, the cage is lowered into the water up to the shortest diver’s chest level.
Basic skills are then covered where the divers are familiarised to breathing underwater using Scuba apparatus.

After the divers are comfortable, the cage is lowered where previously briefed hand signals are utilised.

There is where, whoever dares; catches a glimpse of “their world”.

The dive leader then lures the crocodiles and fish whilst taking underwater footage and photos, available for sale after the dive.  

The cage returns to the surface and the divers are free to get changed in the change rooms.

During the processing of the DVD’s and photographs, one can enjoy refreshments at the Africa Cafe at Elephant’s Walk Shopping Village.

On request, deliveries to select hotels can be arranged

SCHEDULED DIVE TIMES AND MINIMUM GUESTS

Dives run all day from 09h00 to 18h00 daily and night dives are available on request.

Dives can be scheduled at any time during the day and there is no minimum number of guests.

The cage can take up to 4 guests and the minimum age limit is 6 years of age with parents consent.  

The duration of the dive is 25 – 30 minutes long.

WHERE TO FIND US AND WHAT TO BRING
Situated at Elephant’s Walk Shopping Village at the Predator Enclosure (behind Barclays Bank)

Divers must bring their usual swimming gear.    Change rooms and towels are provided.

All other necessary diving equipment is provided.

SAFETY – INSURANCE & MEDICAL AIR RESCUE

The cage, diving equipment, launch and recovery system of the cage are all assembled, designed and maintained by a Dive Master and highly qualified personnel.

The diver behind the activity has spent approx. 3 years underwater and 13 years working as a professional diver.

In an extremely unlikely event of an accident, each diver is insured for US$ 500 000 and medical air evacuation is on standby.

DIFFICULTY / EASE OF ACTIVITY

after a short brief and skill instruction even non-swimmers are competent enough to take on this activity.

EQUIPMENT & DIVING GUIDES

all equipment is of a high standard, readily maintained and, if an emergency arises, there are 3 emergency recovery systems.    Dive guides are well drilled in the case of an emergency and are PADI qualified divers.


Chobe Day & Overnight

20 Feb

Chobe Day Trip from Vic falls and
overnight Camping Stays

From Zimbabwe or Zambia with overnight camping stays 

OPTION 1: ONE DAY ONE NIGHT CAMPING SAFARI

OPTION 2  : TWO DAY ONE NIGHT SAFARI

OPTION 3:   2 NIGHT 2 DAY SAFARI (Two full days in the Park)

OPTION 4:  TWO NIGHT THREE DAY SAFARI (This option includes 4 game drives and two river cruises)

Experience two 3-hour activities in the famous Chobe National Park.  Get the best of both worlds in specially adapted open 4x4s and by boat.  This is a unique opportunity to experience some of the best game viewing in Africa close up 

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Guests are picked up from their Vic Falls Hotel at 07h30 and are transferred to the Kazungula border where they will pass through Immigration and Customs and are picked up by our Botswana operations at 08h30, and transported to their first activity.

The day starts with a river cruise into the park, with an opportunity to see a host of waders and water birds along with the ever present crocodile and lurking hippos.  Elephant-sududu.jpg

Chobe is known for scores of large herbivores making their way down to the river to drink —most notably buffalo and elephant.  On the islands, puku and lechwe are often seen and on the banks kudu, impala and waterbuck are common.  A complimentary soft drink is included on the boat, as well as tea and coffee and a light snack

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A buffet lunch is served at the ideally located Chobe Safari Lodge, bordering the National Park. A complimentary drink, tea and coffee are included with your lunch.

 

After a one hour lunch break, guests head off at 13h30 on a game drive—getting close to nature with specially adapted 4×4 vehicles. Frequent lion sightings occur in Chobe, and sable and roan antelope are common at certain times of the year. Leopards are elusive but common in the area—you may be lucky!

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After a 3 hour game drive you will be returned to the border at 16h30 for your return

transfer to Victoria Falls. Upon arrival at the Botswana border, you will proceed

through immigration and then drive 1km down to the Zimbabwe border. At the

Zimbabwe border you will pass through the border formalities and then walk through

the border gate to your vehicle. You will then transfer back to Victoria Falls which will

take approximately 45 minutes to one hour. You will return to your accommodation

by 18h00

Min number of clients: 2  / Max number of clients: 100

Things to bring: Passport – Binoculars –  Cash for drinks during lunch – Hat / Cap – Camera Sunscreen

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Chobe – Overnight Camping Trips

These safaris are geared towards guests staying on in Botswana after a full day in the Chobe National Park game viewing. You will be camping in the Chobe National Park in Exclusive Wilderness sites i.e. HATAB or BOGA sites, with no other campers nearby. If the sites are fully booked we will be forced to use the public site at Ihaha,  this is very rare though.

If you have the time available, the overnight camping options are a must!

OPTION 1: ONE DAY ONE NIGHT CAMPING SAFARI  

Day one—08h30 guests are met at Kazungula by their guide and are escorted through Immigration formalities. There is an opportunity to do any last minute shopping in Kasane, as there are no shops within the Park.  A short briefing will follow on some pertinent facts such as safety, and some regional information. At 09h30 guests board the boat and commence a 3 hour boat cruise into the Chobe National park. The river cruise is considered one of the highlights of the trip, as one gets the opportunity to get up close and personal with fantastic birdlife, hippos, crocodiles, and of course scores of elephant and Cape Buffalo that make their way down to the river to quench their thirst. The boat cruise ends back in Kasane at 12h30 where your safari guide will be waiting to do a game drive to your “wilderness” campsite, a packed lunch will be provided for after a morning on the boat. After settling in to your tents, you have tea, and depart on an afternoon game drive—this being the best time to see Chobe’s large herbivores making their way down to the river to drink.

Return to camp shortly after sunset for drinks around the campfire and dinner.

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Day two — guests are woken at dawn with warm water being poured into their basins and a friendly Botswana “Dumela” (good day).  After a quick cup of tea or coffee and a light breakfast, cereal you leave the national park, to be dropped off in Kasane / Kazungula between 08h30 and 09h00.

1 Day 1 Night Chobe camping safari 

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OPTION 2  : TWO DAY ONE NIGHT SAFARI

Day one—08h30 guests are met at Kazungula by their guide and are escorted through Immigration formalities. There is an opportunity to do any last minute shopping in Kasane, as there are no shops within the Park.  A short briefing will follow on some pertinent facts such as safety, and some regional information. At 09h30 guests board the boat and commence a 3 hour boat cruise into the Chobe National park. The river cruise is considered one of the highlights of the trip, as one gets the opportunity to get up close and personal with fantastic birdlife, hippos, crocodiles, and of course scores of elephant and Cape buffalo that make their way down to the river to quench their thirst.

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The boat cruise ends back in Kasane at 12h30 where your safari guide will be waiting to do a game drive to your “wilderness” campsite, a packed lunch will be provided for after a morning on the boat.

After settling in to your tents, you have tea, and depart on an afternoon game drive—this being the best time to see Chobe’s large herbivores making their way down to the river to drink.

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Return to camp shortly after sunset for drinks around the campfire and dinner

Day two—guests are woken at dawn with warm water being poured into their basins and a friendly Botswana “Dumela” (good day).  After a quick cup of tea or coffee and a light breakfast, you head off on an early morning game drive.  This time of day is best for finding the big cats as they are still active at this time and chances of seeing them are good.  Around mid to late morning guests return to camp for a delicious “bush brunch” and an opportunity to take a refreshing shower.  After packing up, you then leave the camp on your last 3 hour activity, to be dropped off in Kasane/Kazungula 1630

2 Day 1 Night Chobe camping safari 

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OPTION 3:   2 NIGHT 2 DAY SAFARI (Two full days in the Park)

Day one—08h30 guests are met at Kazungula by their guide and are escorted through Immigration formalities. There is an opportunity to do last minute shopping in Kasane, as there are no shops within the Park.  A short briefing will follow on some pertinent facts such as safety, and some regional information. At 09h30 guests board the boat and commence a 3 hour boat cruise into the Chobe National park.

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The river cruise is considered one of the highlights of the trip, as one gets the opportunity to get up close and personal with fantastic birdlife, hippos, crocodiles, and of course scores of elephant and Cape buffalo that make their way down to the river to quench their thirst. The boat cruise ends back in Kasane at 12h30 where your safari guide will be waiting to do a game drive to your “wilderness” campsite, a packed lunch will be provided for after a morning on the boat. After settling in to your tents, you have tea, and depart on an afternoon game drive—this being the best time to see Chobe’s large herbivores making their way down to the river to drink.

Return to camp shortly after sunset for drinks around the campfire and dinner

 

Day two—guests are woken at dawn with warm water being poured into their basins and a friendly Botswana “Dumela” (good day).  After a quick cup of tea or coffee and some cereal they head off on an early morning game drive.  

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This time of day is best for finding the big cats, as they are still active at this time and chances of seeing them are good.

Around mid to late morning guests return to camp for a delicious “bush brunch” and a siesta getting an opportunity to read, rest or take a refreshing shower.

When the day starts to cool off another afternoon game drive follows tea, and good sightings are revisited or areas as yet unexplored are visited. Chobe National Park has a wide variety of game—the cats and large herbivores such as elephant and buffalo being a highlight, but rarer game such as puku and roan antelope along with many more common antelope can be viewed here.

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Return to camp after sunset for a reflective fireside chat. Dinner follows, as always accompanied by the unforgettable sounds of the African night.

 

Day three—after another “Dumela” dawn awakening and breakfast, guests leave the national park. This last drive may even prove to be the best and will with the others remain etched in memory as a truly great African experience.

Guests are  dropped off in Kasane/Kazungula at 08h30.

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OPTION 4:  TWO NIGHT THREE DAY SAFARI (This option includes 4 game drives and two river cruises) 

Day one—08h30 guests are met at Kazungula by their guide and are escorted through Immigration formalities. There is an opportunity to do last minute shopping in Kasane, as there are no shops within the Park.  A short briefing will follow on some pertinent facts such as safety, and some regional information. At 09h30 guests board the boat and commence a 3 hour boat cruise into the Chobe National park.

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The river cruise is considered one of the highlights of the trip, as one gets the opportunity to get up close and personal with fantastic birdlife, hippos, crocodiles, and of course scores of elephant and Cape buffalo that make their way down to the river to quench their thirst. The boat cruise ends back in Kasane at 12h30 where your safari guide will be waiting to do a game drive to your “wilderness” campsite, a packed lunch will be provided for after a morning on the boat. After settling in to your tents, you have tea, and depart on an afternoon game drive—this being the best time to see Chobe’s large herbivores making their way down to the river to drink.

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Return to camp shortly after sunset for drinks around the campfire and dinner

 

Day two—guests are woken at dawn with warm water being poured into their basins and a friendly Botswana “Dumela” (good day).  After a quick cup of tea or coffee and some cereal you head off on an early morning game drive.  This time of day is best for finding the big cats, as they are still active at this time and chances of seeing them are good.  Around mid to late morning guests return to camp for a delicious “bush brunch” and a siesta getting an opportunity to read rest or take a refreshing shower.

When the day starts to cool off another afternoon game drive follows tea, and good sightings are revisited or areas as yet unexplored are visited.

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Chobe National Park has a wide variety of game—the cats and large herbivores such as elephant and buffalo being a highlight, but rarer game such as puku and roan antelope along with many more common antelope can be viewed here. Return to camp after sunset for a reflective fireside chat. Dinner follows, as always accompanied by the unforgettable sounds of the African night.

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Day three— guests are woken at dawn with warm water being poured into their basins and a friendly Botswana “Dumela” (good day).  After a quick cup of tea or coffee and some cereal you head off on an early morning game drive.  This time of day is best for finding the big cats as they are still active at this time and chances of seeing them are good.  Around mid to late morning guests return to camp for a delicious “bush brunch” and an opportunity to take a refreshing shower.  After packing up, you then leave the camp on your last activity, to be dropped off in Kasane/Kazungula 1630

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GENERAL INFORMATION

We will be camping in the Chobe National Park in Exclusive Wilderness sites i.e. HATAB or BOGA sites, with no other campers nearby. If the sites are fully booked we will be forced to use the public site at Ihaha this is very rare though.

 

Included is all camping equipment including spacious walk in tents with a bedroll and bedding. Park fees, food, mineral water and house wine with dinner are supplied.

 

Excluded are soft drinks, beers, visas if necessary and items of a personal nature like towels and toiletries. All trips will have a backup team, including a cook and minimal participation is required.

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Ablutions consist of rustic open air bucket showers and long drop style toilets. We attempt to work two departures weekly: i.e. on Tuesdays and Fridays. In the event of groups of over 6 these set days are flexible

 

All trips are run by skilled, licensed professional guides.

 

What to pack for your tented Safari 

Generally, casual comfortable clothing is suitable throughout the year, dull neutral colours are most suitable.

The most practical items for Safari are:

T shirts

Jeans or safari trousers for the cool evenings and mornings

A fleece or warm sweater for those early morning game drives.                                                                                        

A good pair of Sunglasses

Sun block, a hat and insect repellent are essential!

Binoculars and a camera with lots of batteries and disc’s! Please ensure batteries are charged- there is no electricity in the bush.

A headlamp or torch is vital.

If you enjoy a whisky or the like, you are welcome to bring a bottle along.

A towel, and your own toiletries (ladies please remember there are no shops for emergencies)

Any medication if necessary, we do have a medical aid box with the basics.

There will be times when you are exposed to the sun so a thin long sleeve shirt may come in handy.

The early morning drives will be very cold in the winter months – so layers are best to keep out the chill in the back of the game drive vehicle.

Please attempt to travel as light as possible- space for luggage is always an issue on Safari.

 

Last but not least, a sense of humour …………this is Africa!!

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Upper Zambezi Canoeing

19 Feb

 

Upper Zambezi Canoeing 

General Information Pack

The Canoeing Trail operates above the Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe on the 15km stretch of the Zambezi River between Chundu Campsite and the National Park entrance, running along the banks of the Zambezi National Park

 

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This section of the river is quite unlike the better-known section below Lake Kariba.  The Upper Zambezi River is regarded as FREE FLOW as a dam does not control it and as such the water is subject to seasonal variation.  Floods begin in November and normally peak in April / May.  Therefore, throughout the season the route varies as new channels open with the rise in water level.   The Upper Zambezi has numerous heavily wooded islands, which are dissected by channels that may be several kilometres in length and vary in width from one to twenty metres.

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The vegetation predominantly consists of ebonies, waterberries, palms and a tremendous variety of acacia and albizia.  The rapids are small and at their peak are only classed as grade two, which is the second easiest grade

WILDLIFE

All Canoe Trails pass along the banks of the Zambezi National Park, and in the case of the half and full day trips they also end up with the Mosi oa Tunya National Park on the Zambian side. For this reason clients have a good opportunity of viewing various species of animals, such as Elephants, Buffalo, Impala, Kudu, Hippo, Crocodile etc. The birdlife is prolific with at least 50 common species of bird that can be seen from your craft.

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EQUIPMENT

For all our trips, the types of canoes used are the Inflatable crocodile type canoes, double sided paddles and X-treme high flotation life jackets. For groups we can use 16-foot inflatable rafts. The overnight equipment includes, 2 man tents, sleeping bags (we however recommend clients bring their own bags), sleeping mats, genuine bush shower facility, as well as chemical or long drop toilets set up in suitable locations at all overnight camp sites.

 

INCLUSIONS

Our Canoe – Camping trips include meals, soft drinks, water, tea, coffee and some alcoholic beverages. The alcoholic beverages are rationed as the Canoe Trails are in a National Park which is a wildlife area and as such we do not recommend high consumption of alcohol. Drinks included are beers, gin & tonics and wine with dinner. We will only supply a reasonable portion of these drinks to clients, should clients have any preferred drinks they are welcome to bring their own.

 

MINIMUM AND MAXIMUM PAX

Minimum number on all multi day trips – 4 pax

Maximum number on all multi day trips – 20 pax

 

AVAILABILITY

365 days a year- trips may start and finish at different points due to water levels, the below itineraries are an outline of the manner in which the trips are run. During the months from December to April it is the wet season and this makes access to the National Park difficult, the National Park is at times closed during this period and as such trips will be dependant on the National Parks rulings.

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FULL DAY OVERNIGHT SAFARI 

The Canoeing Trail operates above the Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe on the 15km stretch of the Zambezi River between Chundu and the National Park entrance, running along the banks of the Zambezi National Park.

Clients are picked up from lodging and transferred to Adventure Lodge for check in.
Clients enjoy a game drive from Adventure Lodge (approximately 45 minutes) to the canoe start point, which is upriver at the Chundu campsite.
Tea, coffee and breakfast consisting of bacon and egg rolls are served on the banks of the Zambezi.
On arrival a professional river guide gives clients a safety talk.
Clients then practise their paddling skills before setting off on their canoe safari.
Lunch is served on an island in the middle of the Zambezi and consists of cold meats and salads.
The trip ends at the Overnight campsite, located on the banks of the Zambezi River in the Zambezi National Park. Clients spend the evening enjoying the ambiance of the wilderness followed by dinner and an evening by the campfire. Clients then spend the night in their tents.

In the morning clients are awoken by the early rays of sunshine, after some tea or coffee, clients enjoy a full English Breakfast on the banks of the river.

After Breakfast, clients are transferred from this camp site back to their respective lodging by 10h00. Earlier transfers can be arranged for clients on request

                 

TWO DAY, ONE NIGHT

This trip starts further up the river than the overnight trip so as to cover double the river mileage, thus increasing the chances of wildlife sightings. The over night campsite for this safari is the Chundu Camping area located in the Zambezi National Park.

Clients are picked up from lodging and transferred to Adventure Lodge for check in.
Clients enjoy a game drive from Adventure Lodge (approximately 90 minutes) to the canoe start point, which is 12 km upriver of the Chundu campsite.
Tea, coffee and breakfast consisting of bacon and egg rolls are served on the banks of the Zambezi.
On arrival a professional river guide gives clients a safety talk.
Clients then practise their paddling skills before setting off on their canoe safari.     Lunch is served on an island in the middle of the Zambezi and consists of cold meats and salads.
The trip ends at the Chundu campsite, located on the banks of the Zambezi River in the Zambezi National Park. Clients spend the evening enjoying the ambiance of the wilderness followed by dinner and an evening by the campfire.
Clients spend the night in their tents.
In the morning clients are awoken by the early rays of sunshine, after some tea or coffee, clients enjoy a full English Breakfast on the banks of the river.
After Breakfast has settled, clients again start their second day of canoeing. This day is the same stretch of river used for the full day Canoe trips and so the trip format is the same with clients having lunch on an island consisting of cold meats and salads followed by an afternoon of paddling ending at the take out point by the mine fields.
Clients enjoy soft drinks and beers before being transferred back to their respective lodging by 17h00. An earlier transfer can be arranged for clients, if required.

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TWO DAY, TWO NIGHT

This trip is the same as the former with a second night of camping at Leon’s camp, as per the full day overnight trip

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THREE DAY, TWO NIGHT

This trip is the same as the former with the trip starting at the top of the Zambezi National Park, which is a 3 hour game drive to the start. The first night being spent camping about 90 minutes drive from the Park entrance gates. The second night is spent camping at Chundu camp and then the last day is canoeing back to the take out point for clients to be back at their respective lodgings by 16h30 to 17h00 on day three.

 

PICK UP TIMES:

Full Day Overnight:  
Pick up 07h30-08h00 / Drop off on day two:   09h00-10h00
Two day, One night:        
Pick up 07h30-08h00 / Drop off on day two:    16h30-17h00

Two day, Two night:        
Pick up 07h30 – 08h00 / Drop off on day three:  09h00-10h00

Three day, Two night:
Pick up 07h30 – 08h00 / Drop off on day three:  16h30-17h00

 

CLIENTS REQUIREMENTS

The appropriate dress required is shorts, T-Shirts, shoes and sunscreen and a wide brimmed hat.  Dry bags are provided for cameras and valuables. Toiletries and overnight bags covering the clients` personal clothing requirements are to be supplied by the clients. Should clients be partial to a specific alcoholic beverage it is advised they bring their own.

 

AGE RESTRICTION:   The minimum age for canoe trips 10 years. There is no maximum age.

 

EXPERIENCE AND FITNESS:  No previous experience is required and clients need not be proficient swimmers.

 

GUIDES AND SAFETY

Guides are licensed, fully trained and all hold valid first aid certificates. Whilst every precaution is taken, it is essential that agents make clients aware that an indemnity form must be signed before participating on this safari. A comprehensive first aid kit is carried on each trip. The trip leader is in radio contact with bases in Victoria Falls, Livingstone and direct with M.A.R.S. (Medical Air Rescue Service). Every multi day trip has a satellite phone accompanying the trip in case of an emergency.

 

INSURANCE

All clients are covered by Medical Air Rescue Services (MARS) through the operations company; however, this only covers them for emergency evacuation in life threatening situations.  It does not cover their hospitalisation and medication.  As such travel and medical insurance is COMPULSORY for all clients.  Please ensure clients bring the details of their insurance policy with them.  The operations company will not cover clients should they not have insurance.

 

PUBLIC LIABILITY

Our activities are all covered by a US$ 2 000 000 Public Liability Insurance Policy with SATIB and this is underwritten by Lloyds of London.

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Bungee Jump

19 Feb

Bungee Jump Victoria Falls

one of the best bungee jumps in the world, with a 111 metre plummet towards the Zambezi

The original, the one and only, the must do, the ultimate thrill! 4 seconds of freefall, 111m of Pure Adrenalin! Off the famous Victoria Falls Bridge, with a spectacular backdrop of the majestic Victoria Falls, move to the edge, arms out and 5-4-3-2-1- BUNGEE leaving yourself plummeting towards the rumbling waters of the rapids of the Zambezi River and let the adrenaline flow.

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For the more experienced, speak to your Jump Master and make it more adventurous by doing an Ankle-tied Back-flip or Star Elevator…

Only Bungee in Victoria Falls!

Bungee Solo  No Tandem option

The Jump

The ankle harness has two components: – Padding to provide protection to the ankles.

– Mountaineering webbing (3,000 kg working load)

The webbing is secured over the padding and around both legs just above the ankles, binding both legs firmly together.  The knot used is a self-loading knot.

The client is harnessed up for the jump and is safely attached at all times.

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Jumpers are placed in a waist harness with a separate attachment to the bungee cord as a secondary back up and for recovery back to the bridge.

All connections to the bungee cord are made before the platform safety line is removed.

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The Jumpers’ weight is transmitted through the ankle harness to the bungi cord, which stretches out to approximately three times the original length.

This elongation provides a gradual deceleration of the jumper’s free-fall without placing any sudden stressful forces on the jumper.

Clients can decide at any stage not to jump.

At no stage is anybody forced to jump or pushed. However, after the registration process has been completed, jumps paid for are considered non refundable and non transferable

Recovery System

After the client has jumped, a recovery operator is lowered down to the jumper, who then attaches a recovery line to the body harness of the jumper.

Both the jumper and operator are then winched back onto the catwalk below the bridge

From March to June when the Victoria Falls are in full flood, operating times will commence at 10h00 due to excess morning spray from the falls over the bridge

* Prices include Zimbabwean Government tourism levy

* Prices exclude Zimbabwean Sales Tax where applicable

* Prices include Zambian VAT if paid direct on the bridge

* US Dollar rate applicable to all nationalities

* ZAC reserve the right to amend prices without notice

Minimum age:

6 years for Slide

14 years or 40kg (88 pounds) in weight for Bungee & Swing

Maximum weight:

140 kg (308 pounds)  for Bungee & Swing  [Low water]
130 kilograms (286 pounds) [High water]

200kg for Slide

Health conditions:
Please advise us if you have any of the following health conditions:

Pregnancy

High blood pressure

Heart conditions
Acute or chronic knee/back injuries  ‑  Epilepsy

Border Formalities:

The Victoria Falls Bridge lies in “no mans land” between the Zimbabwean and Zambian Border Posts.  Jumpers, sliders, swingers, spectators, etc. must indicate to the immigration officials that they are only proceeding onto the bridge and then returning through the same border post. Immigration officials will then issue a gate pass without stamping of the passport.

Sufficient time must be allowed for to get from Vic Falls/Livingstone town to the border, through Customs & Immigration, then down to the bridge and up to the registration area to check in.  As such, clients should leave town ONE HOUR before their appointed jump time.

 

Combo for Bridge Swing, Slide and Tour 

Safety Issues

50,000 people make the leap each year from Vic Falls Bridge and in 10 years there has only been one incident and that was neither fatal or even resulted in any broken bones.
The probability of an incident is one in 500,000 jumps

 

Bungee snaps over Zambezi River – from the operations company

We wish to advise that on the 31st of December 2011 at about 17.30 hours there was an incident at the Victoria Falls Bridge whereby a bungee cord broke which resulted in a tourist from Australia falling into the water from a height of approximately 20 metres. The lady was able to swim to the Zimbabwe side of the river and was then rescued by the bridge crew and a local medical response team. She sustained relatively minor injuries, mostly bruising and has no broken bones.

BBC Video  Bungee cord snaps above crocodile-infested waters

As usual the media lie through their teeth, the water current below the falls and in most of Batoka Gorge is far too strong for any self respecting crocodile to squat in.

The steps taken include the daily load-testing of the bungee cords to confirm their strength and thorough inspections of the bungee cords after every 75 jumps

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Bridge Tour, Swing and Slide

19 Feb

Bridge Tour, Swing & Slide-  Victoria falls

whichever way you choose to swing into no-man’s land above the Zambezi River!

Products:
Bridge Swing – 111 meters
Bridge Slide – 240 meters (Across the gorge)
Bridge Tour
Bungi Jumping ‑ 111 meters

Location:  Victoria Falls Border Bridge

 Availability:         365 days per year

Bridge Swing

Bridge Slide (Zipline)

The Bungi Jump

The Bridge Tour

General Info

Bridge Swing

Swing, Rock and Roll off the famous Victoria Falls Bridge which is one of the most iconic landmarks in the area. Includes exclusive access to the walkway platforms under the historical Victoria Falls Bridge

Bridge Swing.jpgTake a leap of faith before free falling for up to 70 metres before you fly out over the raging rapids of the Zambezi River in a huge arc with the mighty waterfalls rumbling by your side… what a thrill!

Our crew offers clients the most fun & adrenaline packed Swing while keeping you “alive and kicking” (literally)

Options include: Forwards, Backwards and Tandem… whichever way you choose to swing into no-man’s land!

The bridge swing operates from the same platform as the bungi jumping but utilizes the System B. The most substantial difference between the Bridge Swing and the Bungi Jump is that there is only one method of attachment. That attachment is done using both the pelvis and sternum attachment of the full body harness.

 

The client is briefed and harnessed up in the same manner as the bungi jump, and first attached to the secure line on the platform before being escorted onto the platform.

The swing is done using two 65 meter static line climbing rope attached to a 10 tonne safe working load cable by a steel clamp. A 1m  bungi cord is positioned on the clamp to provide the swinger with a smoother ride and more comfortable swing.

Bridge Swing minimum:        10 years. Persons under the age of 18 must have written consent of a parent of guardian who is in attendance at the site

Bridge Swing – Solo         
Bridge Swing Tandem                                                                    

                                                         


Bridge Slide (Zipline) as it was over hundred years ago

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The building of Victoria Falls Bridge using a (Bosuns Chair )   

Today you slide 240 metres for fun

The Bridge Slide is mildly adventurous but friendly for all ages from six years and up – either alone or with a friend.

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Beginning from a platform on the Zambian edge, the zipline glides 240 metres over the rapids in the Batoka Gorge below affording incomparable views of the Victoria Falls before gently coming to rest on the Zimbabwean side of the bridge.

Lower down Batoka Gorge is one of the world’s most spectacular High Wire zip line slides, running 425 metres across the Zambezi river, starting from the Zimbabwe side                             


Bridge Slide Solo                                                                  Bridge Slide Tandem      


The Bungi Jump 

The ankle harness has two components:

Padding to provide protection to the ankles.  Mountaineering webbing (3,000 kg working load).

The webbing is secured over the padding and around both legs just above the ankles, binding both legs firmly together.  The knot used is a self-loading knot that is impossible to either slip or come undone during the jump.  There have been over 1 000,000 jumps world wide using this particular ankle tie method without an incident of it slipping or coming undone.

The client is harnessed up for the jump and is safely attached at all times. Jumpers utilize the sternum attachment with a separate sling attachment to the bungi cord as a secondary back up and for recovery back to the bridge. All connections to the bungi cord are made before the platform safety line is removed.  

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The Jumpers’ weight is transmitted through the ankle harness to the bungi cord, which stretches out to approximately three times the original length. This elongation provides a gradual deceleration of the jumper’s free fall without placing any sudden stressful forces on the jumper.

Clients can decide at any stage not to jump. At no stage is anybody forced to jump or pushed.  However, after the registration process has been completed, jumps paid for are considered non refundable and non transferable.

Recovery Position:

After the client has jumped, a recovery operator is lowered down to the jumper, who then attaches a recovery line to the body harness of the jumper.  Both the jumper and operator are then winched back onto the catwalk below the bridge.  During this process, the jumper is pulled into an upright position.

Clients are attached to a safety line on the catwalk and checked by a senior jumpmaster before being escorted onto the bridge road-deck.


The Bridge Tour

The Bridge Tour is a wonderful experience for all ages and contains aspects of theatre, history and adventure and can be enjoyed by all ages.

Wonderfully entertained by the reincarnation of the builder of the bridge

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This includes a theatrical and entertaining presentation on the history of the Bridge and the men who built it and a rare opportunity to walk on the catwalks beneath the Bridge used in the original construction in 1904.

Return transfers from your local hotel(Zimbabwe) or Day Activity Centre (Zambia)

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Georges C Imbault was the French engineer in charge and here he is, although the sun got to him a bit 🙂

Victoria Falls Bridge tour 

General Info

Minimum age: 6 years for Slide /14 years or 40kg in weight for Bungee & Swing

Maximum weight: 140 kg for Bungee & Swing / 200kg for Slide

Please advise if you have any of the following health conditions:

Pregnancy – High blood pressure – Heart conditions

Bungi Jump

Times:  0900 to 1700 (Start at 10h00 in High Water) (Closed for lunch)

Notes:

* During the rainy season (November to February) jumping may be interrupted by rain.

From March to June when the Victoria Falls are in full flood, operating times will commence at                1000hrs due to excess morning spray from the falls over the bridge

* Prices include Zimbabwean Government tourism levy

* Prices exclude Zimbabwean Sales Tax where applicable

* Prices include Zambian VAT if paid direct on the bridge

* US Dollar rate applicable to all nationalities

* ZAC reserve the right to amend prices without notice

 

AGE RESTRICTIONS:
Bungi minimum:
14 years. Persons under the age of 18 must have the written consent (a signature on the indemnity form is sufficient) of a parent or guardian who is in attendance at the site.

Weight Limits: 

Bungi minimum:                     Minimum client weight is 40 kilograms (88 pounds)

Bungi maximum:                    Maximum client weight is 140 kilograms (308 pounds)
[Low water]:  130 kilograms (286 pounds)[High water]

 

Bridge Swing minimum:           Minimum client weight is 30 kilograms (66 pounds)

Bridge Swing maximum:           Maximum client/s weight is 180 kilograms (396 pounds)

 

Bridge Slide minimum:             Minimum client weight is 30 kilograms ( 66 pounds)

Bridge Side maximum:             Maximum client/s weight is 200 kilograms (440 pounds)

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Client Registration:

The registration area is set up adjacent to the bridge on the Zambian bank of the Zambezi River.  All clients are to proceed to the registration area prior to jumping/swinging/sliding.  No special clothing, equipment or experience is necessary.  Jumpers/sliders/swingers are advised to remove any jewelry and accessories.

 

Clients who have pre-booked and/or prepaid need to present their voucher at registration.

The clients are screened, weighed, and registered for their product of choice.  Registering includes signing an indemnity form, payment (or voucher presentation) and the recording of the payment transaction.

 

The jump/swing/slide number and weight is clearly written on the back of the clients hand

All connections to the swing ropes are made before the platform safety line is removed.

 

Clients can decide at any stage not to swing. At no stage is anybody forced to jump or pushed.  However, after the registration process has been completed, jumps paid for are considered non refundable and non transferable.

All Activities – Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Should a client decide not to jump PRIOR to the registration process, we will offer a full refund, however once a client has been registered and has signed the indemnity form, a 100% cancellation fee will be levied. Agents should only issue refunds to clients that present a written ‘authorization slip’ issued by our registration staff at the bridge.

* IMPORTANT

Operating hours may differ from those stated due to seasonal conditions (rain Nov to Feb & spray Apr to June).

The BV (bridge visit) gate pass does NOT entitle the client to visit Zambia or vice versa   he or she MUST HAVE THEIR PASSPORT STAMPED for exit by the relevant immigration authorities before proceeding to the next country!

 

The BV (bridge visit) gate pass does NOT entitle the client to visit Zambia or vice versa ‑ he or she MUST HAVE THEIR PASSPORT STAMPED for exit by the relevant immigration authorities before proceeding to the next country!

Bridge Tour, Swing & Slide-  Victoria falls

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Lower Zambezi – Island Trail Canoe Safari

15 Feb

 

Lower Zambezi – Island Trail Canoe Safari
Three night, island-hopping canoe safari through the floodplain of the Lower Zambezi River, camping on islands


General

This popular canoeing safari is spent camping on selected islands along the
Lower Zambezi River as it makes its way through the floodplains of the Mana-pools region.

This unique river experience encompasses much of what the best of the Zambezi
River has to offer
Style of safari: Participatory

Duration: 3 nights / 4 days

Area:  Chirundu to the Chongwe confluence  |    Lower Zambezi map 

Distance: approx. 72 kms
These canoeing safaris are self contained with all the safari equipment being
carried in the canoes for the duration of the trip. Guides prepare meals while
the guests participate in erecting their tents, sorting out their bedding and general
loading and offloading of their canoes.
Daily routine

During the hot summer months, early morning departures are encouraged to make
the most of the cooler time and also to cover a reasonable distance before the wind
may pick up. Deep shade is sought

in the hottest part of the day for lunch breaks and rest. Canoeing continues to
overnight stops as it becomes cooler again in the late afternoons

DAY ONE

Unless otherwise arranged the trips depart from the canoe launch site at
Zambezi Breezes 10h30 on the morning of departure.
After the clients have had their briefing by their guide.

After an hour of canoeing there is a riverbank stop for lunch before paddling
on to the first evenings campsite on Kakomalala Island.
This is a total canoeing distance of approximately 15km, with an

average of 3-4km/hour river flow rate.

Arrival at the island is around 17h15 and camp is then set up.

DAY TWO

The full day of canoeing, approx 25km

Approx. 06h30 tea/coffee and biscuits then depart 07h30 downstream

Stop for Breakfast 08h30 – 09h00

Stop / lunch approx 12h30 – 14h30 in shade out of mid day sun

Proceed to Mtondo Island campsite to arrive early evening as in Day 1

DAY THREE

Canoe through lower Zambezi flood plain region

Daily routine as Day 2

Overnight at Nyamangwe Island
DAY FOUR

Breakfast is on the island on this morning before a leisurely 5km paddle to the
take out point where the support vehicles are met.
Canoes and equipment are loaded onto the vehicle and trailer before

departing for the return journey to the Zambezi camp site in Chirundu arriving
at approximately 1400hrs. This allows adequate time to transfer to Lusaka or
alternatively to spend an additional night at Zambezi Breezes camp on the banks
of the Zambezi.

Equipment Supplied

Fiber glass 18ft two man Canadian style Canoes are used for their robust structure,

with single bladed paddles. Each canoe has five buoyancy chambers with fixed bucket
seats allowing for a reasonable level of comfort. All canoes are fitted with containment
nets to ensure both safari and personal belongings are secure at all times.

Two-man industrial mosquito net bow tents are used, which allows for a full view of
the night sky and maximum aeration. Sleeping bags, sheet liners and airline pillows
are also provided along with fold out mattresses.

Other equipment includes: cooler boxes, tables, chairs, gas cookers, melamine crockery,
cutlery along with a variety of other items to ensure a reasonable level of comfort is
maintained for the duration of your canoeing safari.

Four-wheel drive vehicles are used as support vehicles for the return transfers.
Depending on the weather and time of year boat transfers may be arranged while these trips may also end in a flight out from the valley or as a continuation onto other safari camps in the area.

 FOOD AND DRINK

Three meals a day, cordial soft drinks and treated water are supplied on every safari.
However those wishing to bring their own bottled water may do so.
Cooler boxes are provided for should clients wish to bring their own selection of beverages for the duration of the safari.

EXPERIENCE AND FITNESS

No previous canoeing experience is necessary. This short Island hopping canoe safari is generally relaxing with little physical exertion required. However, at certain times of the year strong winds may occur which makes paddling more difficult.
Should this occur the guide will decide whether it is feasible to carry on canoeing or wait until it is safe to proceed. Guides have ultimate jurisdiction when

determining the course of action required for the safety and welfare of the guests.

DAILY MEAL PLAN

The meals will follow the program below, should there be any notifications.
Please note that prior warning of at least 2 weeks is needed to cater for special diets or
allergies to certain ingredients etc. The main dinners are in most cases part pre-cooked and deep frozen prior to the safari, so it is important to have sufficient notice of what is required.

Early mornings:  These start with tea/coffee biscuits before setting off down stream after packing up canoes and clearing camp.

Breakfast:   Generally after several hours of canoeing, the trip will stop for everyone to stretch their legs while the guide prepares an hearty breakfast of tinned fruit, eggs, bacon or sausages, and Fried Tomatoes, and toast with marmalade or jam. Tea and coffee is served before starting off again.

Lunch:  An assortment of cold meats, green salads, rolls and cheeses are served,
along with a variety of sauces and pickled vegetables to complete the meal.

Dinner: Assortment of Crisps or Popcorn is served followed by a full dinner consisting of beef, chicken or Pork as main course options with two green vegetables and a carbohydrate of potatoes, rice or pasta.

Cordial and Water are always available throughout the day with fresh fruit for mid morning and afternoon snacks.

PERSONAL REQUIREMENTS

As a guide line on what to bring on your safari, clients are asked to keep luggage to
minimum of +/ – 7kgs. Excess baggage may be kept for safe keeping at our office for
the duration of the canoeing safari.

•    Neutral colored shorts and T-shirts, swimming costume for summer months.

•    Personal Toiletries and small towel or Optional personal pillow.

•    Canvas shoes or rafting sandals, a comfortable pair of hiking shoes where walks are involved

•    Hat with a wide brim

•    Jacket or sweater for the evenings

•    Shirts (including a long sleeved one for sun protection)

•    A kikoi (or sarong) to cover your legs to protect them from the sun

•    Torch or flashlight and extra batteries

•    Camera and accessories

•    Binoculars, sun glasses

•    Sunscreen,  Insect repellent

•    Warm clothes to sleep in for winter nights/light waterproof clothing for wet season

•    Dry bags for personal items.

Luggage on Safari should be kept to a maximum of 7kgs p/person where possible. Excess luggage may be stored safely at our base for collection at the end of the safari

HEALTH

Malaria: The Zambezi Valley is a malarial area, but your doctor can advise you on the appropriate prophylactics to protect you.
Any health concerns or medical conditions such as allergies, epilepsy etc should be

brought to the attention of the management prior to the start of the safari.

Nuisance Insects: We recommend the use of insect repellents especially from dusk onwards, together with wearing trousers and long sleeved tops.

Sun Protection : The use of wide brimmed hats and plenty of sunscreen are strongly advised on all trips, bit in summer and winter months. Long sleeved shirts and kikois/towels also protect arms and legs from sunburn during canoeing.

First Aid : All safaris carry medical supplies and guides are trained in first aid.

ABLUTION FACILITIES

On these semi participatory safaris, there are no fixed ablution facilities.

Clients are provided with a trowel, toilet paper and matches.

For bathing, clients use a bucket of water from the river.

AGE RESTRICTIONS

The minimum age of clients is 15 years. There is however no maximum age,
although the client must be reasonably fit.
The age limit may be flexible for a specific group booking with prior consent.

SAFETY

All guides have had extensive and lengthy training on the river and have undergone
examinations before leading these expeditions.
Guides are able to communicate with base camp via cellular

connections. Life jackets are supplied but all clients must be able to swim.

INSURANCE

Travel and medical insurance is compulsory for all clients. All clients must have
pre arranged insurance in their own country prior to leaving so as to cover any
unexpected medical expenses and loss / theft of personal effects.
Clients bring the details of these insurance policies with them as they will need

to provide proof of insurance should they wish to claim for any losses or medical expenses.

VISAS

Please check visa requirements with your agent to departure. Most visas

can be obtained at the point of entry into Zambia.

SEASON RUN

Year round – however, for those chartering flights in, we suggest pre flight checks on runway conditions to ensure the strip is serviceable.

Temperatures are at their highest in September and October with the onset of the rains from December through to April where light weight, water proof clothing is required. Winter runs from May to August where warm clothing is necessary in the evenings.
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Mana Pools National Park

15 Feb

 

Situated in the extreme north of Zimbabwe, Mana Pools is part of the 10,500 square kilometre Parks and Wildlife Estate that runs along the Zambezi River from the Kariba Dam in the west to the Mozambique border in the east.

At Mana Pools the Zambezi river has left behind the remains of old channels, forming small seasonal pools scattered over 2000 square kilometers
This large area is without physical boundaries and the wildlife is free to move throughout the area – even northwards across the Zambezi River into Zambia, where there are also large wilderness areas set aside for wildlife conservation

How to Get to There
Drive along the main Harare / Chirundu tarred road

At the bottom of the Zambezi Escarpment, branch off the tarred road onto a dirt road (clearly signposted) that will take you 70 kilometres to Nyamepi Camp.

There are a number of game-viewing roads that run along the Zambezi River and further inland from which you can view the wide variety of wildlife.

Visitors can get a free entry permit to enter the Nyamautsi wilderness area and Kanga Pan where vehicle entry is limited to 2 per day

When to Go
– For comfort, March to August is perhaps the ideal time to

travel, with moderate temperatures and the climate is warm and dry.

The seeds from the albida are rich in nutrients and they drop in the dry winter months, when the animals need the nutrients the most.

More crocodiles are seen in the cold season when they bask mid-morning or late afternoon to raise their body temperature towards the 30°C they prefer

– September and October are the best months of the valley for game viewing as the animals come to the river to drink – September is warm and October is hot with clear blue skies,

– The rainy season from November to February is hot but cooled by frequent thunderstorms.

The thick silt soil of the floodplains means that game viewing can only be done in 4×4 vehicles, preferably in groups of 2 as even they get stuck.

The road the the entrance to the main camp at Nyamepi (70kms) is shale and an all weather road

The number of cars allowed into Mana Pools National Park at any one time is limited. Mana Pools is only partially developed as a tourist centre, but was so popular that the available facilities were prone to saturation.

Something Unforgettable – Walk Unaccompanied by Guides

On the old river terraces, tourists can walk unaccompanied by guides in the open woodland because visibility is good and there is little danger of unexpectantly coming across dangerous animals.

This privilege of walking alone in an area with dangerous wildlife is unique in Zimbabwe and what makes Mana Pools the magical place it is.

The mix of morning walks, canoeing and game drives gives great variety and interest – it’s a good combination

* Huge numbers of antelope including kudu, eland, waterbuck and sable along with their predators: lion, cheetah and wild dog.

« 450 species of birds to be seen in summer and in winter birding reverts to excellent

* The frequent mists of winter mornings in June and July along the Zambezi River can be a photographer’s delight

* Excellent canoeing and river fishing. For an experience of Africa bereft of the excesses of twentieth century it is hard to beat a canoeing safari along the Zambezi past Mana Pools National Park

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Camp Amalinda

15 Feb

Camp Amalinda
Matobos

 A Wilderness  of  Granite,  is situated 45 kms outside of Bulawayo on the Matopos  road

Location:

The  Matopos  region  has  been classified as a World Heritage Site and is home to a profusion  of  wildlife. Some  of  the  prolific  species include the black eagle and leopard.

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Access:

Bulawayo is the most convenient location to access the camp and the Bulawayo airport is 20 kilometers away.
Destinations leading into Bulawayo are
Harare (439 km), Victoria Falls (437 km), Beitbridge on the South African Border (322  km)  and  Plumtree  on  the  Botswana  border (102 km).
It is not necessary to travel in a 4 X 4 vehicle.


Accommodation:

The lodges are set within the granite boulders and each have a distinctive look and feel. There are 9 lodges in total comprising of 2 suites (with a king sized bed in each), 3 family rooms (with 2 double beds in each), 3 double rooms with a queen size bed and 1 single room which has two separate single beds.  Camp  Amalinda’s  lodges  all  have  electric blankets for the winter season. Showers and toilets are built into the granite rock face, giving a unique accommodation experience

Activities:

You will be lead by our knowledgeable and professional guides  through  this  enchanting  area.  

The  choices  of activities are:

Historic  trek  to  Rhodes’ grave  

Sunset hikes to the tops of granite dwalas

Walks  to  world  renowned  caves  and  bushman paintings

Game drives into the National Park

Spa salon and sauna with a professional masseuse.

Abseiling

Rhino walks (on request)

Swimming pool

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Facts and Facilities:       

Library area with a selection of classics

Two bar areas with a variety of local and imported beverages

Laundry service

A sunset lounge

Tea and coffee station

Borehole water throughout camp.

Set meals with dietary requirements accepted and meals served at the captain’s table

 

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The Elephant Camp – Victoria Falls

15 Feb

The Elephant Camp – Victoria Falls

Elephant Camp West is an extension of Elephant Camp at the Victoria Falls  

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Discounted Tours that include Elephant Camp

Elephant Camp- Main camp 

 

LOCATION

Situated on a private concession within and bounded by the Masuwe River and the Zambezi gorges, The Elephant Camp has breathtaking views of the Victoria Falls’ spray, and the spectacular gorges which separate Zimbabwe and Zambia.

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The Elephant Camp is a luxury and intimate lodge under canvas within easy reach of Victoria Falls and all its attractions and activities, yet secluded in its own private game reserve so as to allow closeup encounters with wildlife.

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Access is by road transfer from Victoria Falls (15 kilometers from Victoria Falls Airport and 10 kilometers from Victoria Falls town), Livingstone and Kasane. WH_ELEPHANT_CAMP05.jpg

 

ACCOMMODATION

The Elephant Camp offers exclusive suite accommodation for only 24 guests in 12 luxury tents. All suites are gorge facing and have: • Private viewing deck and plunge pool • Private lounge area. • Air-conditioning and fans • Bath • Inside and outside shower • Mini bar and tea/coffee stations • 220v main electricity

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ACTIVITIES

The Elephant Camp offers close interaction with wildlife – in particular elephant Wildlife Sanctuary.

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All other activities on offer in Victoria Falls area are available at an additional cost.

Selected Spa Treatments available in the privacy of your suite (subject to availability, on request at an additional charge).


Elephant Camp West

Elephant Camp West is an extension of Elephant Camp at the Victoria Falls, and it can be booked on an exclusive-use basis.

The new camp consists of four tented suites overlooking the gorge and accommodating a maximum of eight guests. Each suite has a private viewing deck and plunge pool as well as its own lounge area. The suites have en-suite bathrooms with a bath as well as inside and outside showers.

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Like the main camp, this new extension overlooks the Victoria Falls National Park, with the Victoria Falls – Mosi Oa Tunya – in view.

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The facility is independent of the main camp – with its own manager, chef and guide – to provide an exclusive experience for groups and families. The suites can also be equipped with sleeper couches for up to two children if required

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Discounted Tours that include Elephant Camp

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Bayete Guest House – Victoria Falls

15 Feb

Bayete Guest House – Victoria Falls

A beautiful guest house. Very relaxing and laid back. Friendly efficient staff.

Room Types

HoneyMoon Suite – Room 21
A spacious elegant room with the bath room romantically placed in an open plan manner. The shower and toilet are hidden off the bathroom

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Deluxe Room 5

Twin 3/4 beds with wooden Frames for the Mosquito nets. This spacious room only has a shower.

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Family Cottage – Room 10
A free Standing thatched cottage that sleeps a family of people. A Double bed and 3 single beds all with Mosquito Nets. There is only a shower & toilet in this bath room

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Triple Sleeper Deluxe Room 11
3 Single Beds all with Mosquito family for either a small family or a trio travelling together. There is only a shower, toilet and basin in this room.
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Lobengula Deluxe Suite – Room 18 – Triple Sleeper
An Artist’s playground … This triple sleeper has a double bed and a single bed all with Mosquito nets with an ensuite bathroom which has a bath, toilet and shower.
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Deluxe Room 17

A Twin Single bedded Deluxe room with ensuite Bathroom which has a bath, shower and toilet

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Suites

Executive Suite – Room 6

A spacious twin bedded room with Mosquito nets and an open plan screened large bathroom. There is an elegant Victorian Ball and Claw bath. There is a shower basin and toilet in the bathroom. This room has an interleading door with Executive Suite Room 7

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Executive Suite – Room 7

An inverse Replica of Room 6 – This room has an interleading door with room 6 so can be used for Families of 4

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Executive Suite – Room 9

The last room in the new Executive Wing – Twin bedded with Mosquito and an open plan screened spacious bathroom. There is a Victorian ball and claw bath as well as shower, toilet and basin. This room has an interleading door with Executive Suite Room 8 – Great for a Family of 4

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