Vic Falls to Kenya

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Travel through a region of vast landscapes, epic beauty and amazing wildlife on this enriching African journey. Packed full of authentic experiences that will inspire and delight, this trip takes in iconic sights as well as hidden gems. Marvel at the power of Victoria Falls, watch stealthy predators prowl the plains of the Serengeti and encounter herds of majestic elephants in Zimbabwe - these are the moments adventurers dream of. Be welcomed into small villages, charmed by friendly locals and be filled with awe at the sight of stunning landscapes virtually untouched by modernity. This journey from Victoria Falls to Nairobi is filled with history, culture, animal encounters and fun - hop on board and be dazzled by the colours of Africa.

Itinerary

Days 1-2 Victoria Falls

The journey begins in Zimbabwe's adventure capital. Experience the sheer wonder of the mighty Victoria Falls - they can be heard long before they are seen.

Day 3 Hwange National Park

Learn about the plight of the endangered African wild dog at the Painted Dog Conservation Group, then journey to the Hwange National Park to look for elephants and other wildlife on exciting game drives.

Days 4-5 Bulawayo

Enjoy time relaxing in Bulawayo, then venture into the Matobo National Park, home to a large population of black and white rhinos. Take a walking safari to track these rare beasts on foot.

Day 6 Masvingo

Explore ancient ruins thought to have once been a palace for Zimbabwean royalty.

Day 7 Harare

Relax amid the gardens and galleries of Harare.

Days 8-9 Blantyre/Lilongwe

Soak up Malawian culture in the capital. Relax in cafes and restaurants or wander through markets and shops.

Days 10-11 Lake Malawi

Kick back on the peaceful shores of Lake Malawi. Indulge in the many optional water activities on offer and be sure to take the opportunity to meet the locals - Malawians are some of the friendliest people in Africa.

Days 12-13 Chitimba/Iringa

Forge through the green highlands and pitch camp in the grounds of a local farmhouse.

Day 14 Dar es Salaam

Cross Mikumi National Park spotting elephants, buffaloes and giraffes. Camp on a tropical beach outside Dar es Salaam.

Days 15-17 Zanzibar

Plunge into the sensuous delights of Zanzibar, exploring historic Stone Town, touring fragrant spice plantations and lounging under coconut palms beside the Indian Ocean.

Day 18 Dar es Salaam

Return to this port city for more beach camping.

Day 19 Marangu

Spend a night amid acres of beautiful tropical gardens.

Day 20 Mto Wa Mbu

Meet the Chagga people, sample traditional food and learn about the life of these crop-growers on a visit to the village of Mshiri. Afterwards, head to Mto Wa Mbu for the night.

Days 21-22 Ngorongoro Crater/Serengeti National Park

Descend to the floor of the Ngorongoro Crater to see an abundance of wildlife including lions, leopards, zebras and rhinos. Then head to the wilds of the Serengeti to embark on thrilling game drives.

Day 23 Arusha

Peruse the craft market of Mto Wa Mbu and admire the colourful fabrics, crafts and wood carvings on offer, then spend the night in Arusha.

Day 24 Nairobi

The adventure comes to an end in the bustle of Kenya's capital.

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