Zimbabwe & Botswana game tracker accommodated safari

“This alternative circuit of Southern Africa takes in some of its finest yet less explored wildlife habitats, from the remote north of Kruger, to off-the-beaten-track Zimbabwe.”


Kruger National Park | Big Five | Great Zimbabwe Monuments | Matobo National Park | Hwange National Park | Victoria Falls | Kasane | Chobe National Park | Maun | Swimming in the Okavango Delta | Camping on an island | Khama Rhino Sanctuary | Kalahari Desert | Bush walks | Bird watching | Optional: white water rafting, bungee jump, scenic flight

Description of Zimbabwe & Botswana game tracker accommodated safari

This Botswana and Zimbabwe safari is fully accommodated with several days spent in South Africa adding to the excitement of being a big game tracker for just over two weeks.

Accommodation takes place within small safari lodges all of which have en-suite facilities apart from one night during the Botswana safari, in Khama Rhino Sanctuary, and one night during the South Africa safari, in Kruger National Park. For both of these nights travellers will be invited to stay in self-catering chalet accommodation with two bedrooms sharing one bathroom.

There will also be a couple of nights during the safari Botswana stage where you'll be staying at a safari camp in the Okavango Delta with en-suite twin camp bed facilities which include a chemical toilet and a shared bucket shower with water warmed on the open fire.

Meals consist of 15 breakfasts, 13 lunches and 11 evening meals. Five of the breakfasts and four of the evening meals will be provided by the team at the small lodges whereas the rest of the meals will be prepared, cooked and served around the camp fire.

The majority of overland transportation on each of the Botswana, South Africa and Zimbabwe safari stages will use specially designed safari vehicles which feature 12 forward-facing seats; or (on 30% of the tours) an air-conditioned 12-seater Mercedes minibus will be used.

During the wildlife safari drives in the national parks of Chobe, Hwane and Matabos, as well as the Okavango Delta overland transfer, four-wheel-drive vehicles with open sides and accompanying local guides will be used.

As with any safari in Zimbabwe or across the rest of southern Africa, the more you're able to commit in terms of patience, energy and positivity will most certainly be rewarded with a much more enjoyable and worthwhile experience.

Minimal participation can include helping to load the truck in the morning, a spot of washing up or just helping other travellers along the way. A little effort really will go a long way to helping make this safari tour a really memorable experience for all the right reasons.

Day-by-day experiences

Day 1:Starting in Johannesburg you'll meet the rest of your small group before driving to one of Africa's most revered wildlife areas, Kruger National Park. Driving through the park's northern areas you'll experience practically a full day on safari with lions, elephants, rhinos and myriad species of bird providing an amazing first day of game watching prior to settling into chalet accommodation in the Letaba region of the park for your evening meal. (Lunch and dinner included.)
Day 2:KRUGER NATIONAL PARK This morning we wake early and game drive north through the park to the Pafuri region. The northern Kruger is dominated by mopane veld and is the domain of large elephant bulls, wilddog and lions. As we reach the Limpopo Valley the vegetation changes to forest and birdlife is prolific. We exit the park, late in the afternoon, and overnight at a lodge just outside the Kruger. [chalet BLD]
Day 3:Today the Zimbabwe safari leg of your tour starts in earnest with the Beit Bridge border crossing providing a few fun and games before you reach your overnight hotel accommodation and prepare for tomorrow's morning guided walk around the well-preserved ruins of the Great Zimbabwe Monuments. (All meals included.)
Day 4-5:After this morning's tour of the 11th - 14th century Great Zimbabwe Monuments you'll continue your journey northwestwards to Matobos National Park by way of Bulawayo. For the next couple of days you'll be stationed just on the outskirts of the park where sunsets, rock paintings and an array of weird and wonderful sandstone rock formations form the backdrop to this leg of the tour. Further explorations of Matobos might well reveal Zimbabwe rhinos so keep your eyes peeled as you enjoy a couple of sundowners from the vantage point of granite escarpments. (All meals included.)
Day 6-7:Today you'll transfer from Matobos National Park to Hwange National Park as you continue in the same direction on the Zimbabwe safari leg of this tour. Hwange is Zimbabwe’s largest national park and famed for its herds of elephants as well as for being an excellent location for wildlife watching. For the next couple of nights you'll be staying in chalet accommodation within Hwange's game management zone on the park's perimeter whilst enjoying full game drives during the day within a four-wheel-drive safari vehicle accompanied by a knowledgeable local guide. (All meals included.)
Day 8-9:For the next two days you'll find yourself within the realm of the magnificent Victoria Falls with several chances to tackle some new and exciting activities under your own steam, including: bungee jumping, rafting on the Zambezi or a scenic small plane flight to see the falls from above. An included nature walk within the mist and spray of Victoria Falls is always a popular highlight. (Overnight hotel accommodation with breakfasts included.)
Day 10:After bidding Victoria Falls and Zimbabwe farewell your safari continues west and into Botswana where you'll head to the town of Kasane which is situated on the banks of the River Chobe in the world-famous Chobe National Park. Today's afternoon game watching cruise on the Chobe is always an enjoyable moment with herds of elephants aligning the banks as numerous other animals come and enjoy a drink as the sun begins to set. Overnight chalet accommodation with all meals included.)
Day 11:An optional wildlife watching drive in Chobe National Park signals the start of the day before you head south to the Nata region by way of the elephant abundant Kasane Forest Reserve on the banks of the River Chobe. (Overnight safari tented lodge in Nata, all meals included.)
Day 12-14:Over the course of the next two days your safari in Botswana reaches its peak with a four-wheel-drive vehicle and a traditional Mokoro canoe taking you ever further into the heartlands of the Okavango Delta. Overnight camping on one of the Delta's remote islands makes for an amazing base to appreciate this region of the Kalahari Desert with bush walking, bird watching and splashing about in the clear water tributaries adding to the enjoyment of chatting to local guides around the campfire. An optional small plane flight over the Okavango Delta is possible on Day 14 before the group as a whole return to the traveller-friendly town of Maun. (Overnight camping and chalet accommodation and all meals included except for one evening dinner.)
Day 15:Your penultimate day on safari in Botswana finds you travelling south from Maun over the vast plains and dunes of the Kalahari Desert before you reach your final destination of the Khama Rhino Sanctuary. This community based project has helped to give local Botswana people financial and sustainable tourism benefits by making good use of natural resources as travellers aim to spot rhino during an afternoon's wildlife drive. (Overnight chalet accommodation, all meals included.)
Day 16:Your final day's touring comes to completion in South Africa where you cross the border from Botswana and head to Johannesburg whereupon the tour ends at 5pm local time. (Breakfast included.)

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Our top tip:
Bring a torch for the nights spent under canvas - it gets dark early!
Trip type:
Small group, max. 12 people. Min age 12.
Activity level:
Chalets, hotels and permanent tented camps.
Solo travellers welcome. Single rooms available with surcharge.
Accommodation, safari guides, transport, listed activities, most meals, sleeping bag and pillow.
All breakfasts, 12 lunches, 10 dinners.
'Free from' food:
We can cater for Vegans, Vegetarians, gluten free and celiac. We will just need to know this ahead of time when the bookings are being made.
With experience of personally guiding tours through a large number of African countries, and having previously led groups including LGBT travellers through those countries, I have not experienced any issues in accommodations or during the trip as a whole to date. The important thing is to know the local laws and gain an understanding of local points of view before you travel – we can advise you on these and the UK Foreign office FCO also has lots of country-specific information on local laws and customs. If a country is on the conservative side, generally being careful not to openly show affection in public for example is enough to ensure a safe and enjoyable trip. All our guides are welcoming of LGBT travellers and will be happy to give advice on the trip when/where needed.
Holiday type
Small group holidays
Small group travel is not large group travel scaled down. It is modelled on independent travel – but with the advantage of a group leader to take care of the itinerary, accommodation and tickets, and dealing with the language. It’s easy to tick off the big sights independently – but finding those one-off experiences, local festivals, travelling markets and secret viewpoints is almost impossible for someone without the insider knowledge gained from years in the field. If you’re heading off on a gap year your, perhaps – but for those with a two-week holiday, a small group tour will save valuable planning time.

The leaders are not guides – they’re not there to shepherd you around. Instead, they’ll let you know which local restaurant serves great value food – without running the risk of travellers’ tummy. They’ll allow you to avoid hour-long queues at train stations and attractions.

We like to think of small group travel as the Goldilocks option. It is independent travel without the fuss, worry and bunk beds – and organised travel without the coaches. And it’s cheaper than a tailor made tour. It’s sits somewhere in the middle – and we think it’s just about right.
What are the main benefits?
Big experiences
Have big, life-enriching experiences that would be impossible to organise without lots of time and insider knowledge.

Make the most of your holiday time by letting someone else do the hard work and boring logistics!

Peace of mind
Small group tours take care of the security aspects – and provide a safety net should anything unexpected happen.
Who is it ideal for?
Travellers who are short of time
If you don’t have three months to spend exploring, small groups trips let you cover more ground in less time. Your days are not spent queuing for tickets or finding hotels – so you can squeeze more into your holiday.

Solo travellers who’d like company
Likeminded travel companions plus peace of mind for those travelling alone. Single supplements are usually available – providing privacy if you want it.

Less confident travellers
Stray from the tourist trail without worrying about getting lost, and meet local people without dealing with the language barrier.
“I won’t get any privacy!”
Couples and friends have private rooms, and you can choose to eat alone or not. Single supplements give solo travellers their own room.

“There won’t be any free time”
Free mornings or afternoons let you explore on your own, or just relax.

“The accommodation will be basic”
Trips are as high or low end as you like. Though off the beaten track destinations won’t have luxury hotels, this is all part of the adventure.

“I won’t like the other travellers!”
Tour operators try to create groups with a similar demographic – age, families, activity levels... Chances are, you’ll even make new friends.

“Will we be following an umbrella?”
Meet a group leader
As well as taking care of all the day-to-day practicalities, your group leader is the one who will turn your trip into an adventure. Leaders are extraordinary characters – the kind of person who has spent 14 Christmas days on the slopes of Mount Everest, runs marathons wearing tiger suits to raise funds for their conservation and thinks nothing of leading an overland trip in Sudan or Afghanistan. Fearless and inspiring, group leaders are as important as the destination itself.

Meet a local guide
No matter how experienced your group leader, they can never make up for the knowledge gained from a lifetime in the destination. That’s why many of our trips work with local guides around the world – who invite you into their homeland with pleasure. As well as doing crazy things like climbing Kilimanjaro 100 times, they also donate their time to local projects supported by travellers – such as rebuilding Sri Lankan villages following the 2004 tsunami.

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Responsible tourism: Zimbabwe & Botswana game tracker accommodated safari


Message from co-Founder of this Tour Operator. My name is Bruce and I am a founder of this tour operation. I believe that the old conservation tactic of the setting aside areas of "exclusion" for conservation are outdated.

The reality is that in order for effective, sustainable conservation to take place, there needs to be an interest from the society of that country, conscious effort from government and local "buy in" from the local communities. Sadly the world is in a place where economic benefit is the overriding driving force of action and as such conservation is directly linked to economic benefit. Sustainable tourism is therefore absolutely essential for conservation to be effective. Not only for local communities to see value in conservation, but for countries as a whole to place value in protecting their natural heritage.

I believe there is a deep and instinctual link between our humanity and our natural environment. Inherently we all want to know that the wild places are still out there. And Eco-tourism gives us that opportunity, as we so often hear, to "rebalance" or "rejuvenate".

The various promises and commitments detailed below are only a representation of what it is that we do. I sincerely hope that our tours offer our clients an opportunity to experience the wonders of the African continent, and in some small way through focusing itineraries around wildlife and national parks, we contribute to environmental conservation both economically and spiritually.

If you join one of our trips, and have practical feasible suggestions about our responsible travel practices, please contact us. We strive to improve our operation and if we can do more for conservation in Africa, then we're all ears!

Low impact tourism & supporting local communities:
• Small group travel: We specialise in small group travel with a maximum group size of 12 clients & minimum of 4. Small groups ensures a small impact on the destinations we visit when compared to larger groups. Smaller groups create an intimate safari experience, and mean that when we interact with local cultures and stay in environmentally sensitive areas, we do not leave a large footprint.
• Fuel consumption: By travelling in a small group your carbon foot print is approximately ½ of self drive safari. The average pick-up car hire runs on approximately 12ltr/100km with generally 2 people per vehicle and this equates to approximately 6ltr/100km pp. Our average safari truck runs on 25ltr/100km with an average of 9.5 clients per tour and this equates to 2.6Ltr/100km pp. So, by joining a small group tour, your fuel consumption is less than half of doing a self-drive 4WD or pick up trip.
• Cooking: We cook using gas as far as possible and, whenever feasible, avoiding cooking using fire or coal which depletes limited wood resources.
• Wooden carving curios: We do take clients to local curio markets to support the local communities. If they want to buy a carving, we encourage clients purchase only small wooden carvings instead of large pieces. This is in an effort to again conserve the forests around the carving markets.
• Waste: We ensure that we take all of our rubbish out of wilderness areas and use proper waste disposal facilities on all tours (and in the workshop, including oil traps, oil recycling, cleaning products etc).
• Entrance fees: All entrance fees for the national parks in each country are used by the local authorities to maintain the condition and infrastructure of the national parks, and run regular anti-poaching patrols. These are often supplemented by government grants. The national parks support a large number of local community members often providing housing and schooling for the staff families. For us as a tour operator, supporting the various national park boards is an essential element to each tour.
• Accommodation: On all tours wherever possible we use locally owned accommodation establishments which are involved in local responsible tourism initiatives. This provides direct benefits to local communities through employment. We avoid large hotel chains and more commercial properties but opt for simple self-catering lodge, B&B’s and tented camps for accommodation in rural areas. By doing this we create an intimate environment for group away from large scale tourism and the communities around the accommodation benefit directly through employment and this creates pride and further interest in sustainable tourism as the communities have tangible benefits from tourism. Our tours focus on out of the way destinations, and as such, our “spend” is distributed into rural areas.
• Drinking Water: Each client, drinking 5 litres per day from 1 litre plastic bottles produces 100 waste plastic bottles on a 3 week safari. On this calculation, we would pollute the environment (and waste energy resources in plastic production) with over 250,000 plastic bottles per year! So as solution, each of our vehicles has a tank of clean drinking water that is filled up along the journey. This is safe tap water. We do not provide bottle water we encourage clients to drink the local clean drinkable tap water wherever possible in order to minimize the amount of plastic bottle waste produced by the purchase of bottled drinking water.
• Water conservation: We are acutely aware that in many areas that we visit water is a scarce resource. Clients are encouraged to be conscious of water usage and not to take long showers or waste water.
• Wildlife: On all game drives, our trained and qualified guides ensure that our groups interact with wildlife in the appropriate way. Slow movements, no loud noises and to respect the animals “personal” boundaries. Our philosophy is that we are visitors in the amazing places that we visit, and we do not want our presence to impact the wildlife and environment in any negative way. We also enforce a policy of not feeding any wildlife (animals habituated to human feeding will turn aggressive in the future which often results in authorities being forced to kill that animal) and to appreciate the natural state of the areas that we visit and to leave the area in exactly the same condition that it was when we arrived.
• Local guides & communities: On each tour you will travel with two guides for the entire trip. In addition, we also employ local guides for certain activities on tour. These local initiatives help to maintain local cultures and also sustain the ideals of wildlife conservation. Tourism, goodwill and conservation all work together and we aim to maintain the delicate balance at all times! The employment of local guide adds value to our clients visit because they can gain specific local knowledge and expertise from the people who actually live permanently in the area they are visiting. These interactions also give our clients the chance to meet local people and see how tourism is benefiting Africa, piece by piece.
We use local guides at:
Botswana: Okavango Delta, Chobe NP, Ghanzi San Bushman excursion, national parks
South Africa: Mkuzi village walk, Qunu Mandela historical site, Kozi Bay
Swailand: Hlane walking
Lesotho: Malealea Lodge pony trekking guide
Malawi: Boat excursion on Lake Malawi
Mozambique: Dhow excursions
Namibia: Brandberg walk and drives (part of the Tsiseb Community Conservancy), Spizkoppe walk, Gariep River canoeing, Sossusvlei 4WD drivers,
Zambia: Lower Zambezi Canoe excursion, South Luangwa game walks and drives, Vic Falls optional activities
Zimbabwe: Great Zimbabwe Monuments, Matobos NP, Hwange NP, Victoria Falls
For more information on each of the community projects please talk to your guide or contact us.
• Local crafts and produce: At all local markets where fresh produce and crafts are sold and produced, we encourage the clients to barter (gently and in good humour) with the local people. This not only allows the clients to get involved with the local way of life, and interact directly with the local people, but also provides them a platform to experience local life first hand. Having said that, we explain to the clients by bartering too hard for a good deal might seem like a lot of money at the time, but if the amount being haggled over is converted to either US$, Euro or GBP, it amounts to very little. This is the local livelihood and we advise them to keep this in mind at all times.
• Underprivileged Children Groups: We operate a number of tours into the national parks of South Africa for underprivileged children from schools based in Johannesburg, South Africa. PEN Organisation is an independent, non-governmental and social development organisation. Its activities focus on neglected and abandoned children and orphans, as well as disadvantaged families. We try to run these tours as often as possible during the course of a year. We believe that the youth are Africa’s future and that environmental education is important. This opportunity allows them to see for themselves wildlife (perhaps for the first time), nature conservation at work, and also show them employment opportunities that are available in the conservation or tourism industry, and possibly encourage them to follow a career in tourism (for this reason we aim these groups at 14-18 year olds).
• Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre: We assist a wildlife rehabilitation centre in Springs, Johannesburg. Judy Davidson runs a licensed rehab centre from a small holding. A variety of birds are cared for, from injured barbets, doves, and crows to a brown snake eagle, a Gymnogene, and spotted eagle owls. All birds are treated in a small makeshift clinic, and then kept in aviaries until they have recovered. Once able to fly, or care for themselves again, they are moved to a 'flight' aviary, for a period until they have regained strength. They are then released back into the wild. Those birds which are unable to be released are kept in large aviaries and fed through various donations. We assist the project with donations of practical equipment including shade netting, paint and other items on their wish list.


Okavango Delta: We use local community 'polers' to take us into the Okavango Delta. The polers have an intimate knowledge of the Okavango Delta, and their employment as guides ensure that the local community benefit from tourism and ensures that these areas are conserved for future generations.
The Okavango Delta, 1000th World Heritage Site, is an important wildlife refuge for many animals, both resident and migratory. It attracts thousands of tourists to Botswana annually, and maintaining the pristine nature of the environment is very important to the country. Water from the Delta is integral to the continued sustainability of the Botswana tourism industry. Without water, the environment would no longer support such diversity. There have been many talks about damming upper sections of the Kavango River which feeds the Okavango Delta. Should this go ahead it will disrupt the natural system of the Delta and adversely affect the wildlife and the industry as a whole. Tour leaders will explain all of this to clients so that clients are made aware of what potentially could happen if this plan is implemented. The more people who are made aware of the threats to this ecosystem, the less likely it is to happen. By people visiting the Delta, creating jobs, and allowing the delta to make much needed funds, the less likely it is that the planned dam will go ahead.

Okavango SOS trees project: Okavango Botswana: For hundreds of years, the local communities in and around Botswana's Okavango Delta have used the wood of the sausage tree to craft their traditional mokoro (dugout canoes). The knowledge and skill have been passed down from generation to generation and, up until recently, has been a sustainable practice. With increasing numbers of people visiting the Delta each year, more mokoro are needed and as a direct result, more and more Sausage Trees (Kigela Africana) are being felled and the tree is sadly disappearing from the region. A traditional wooden mokoro will have to be replaced every five years, thereby placing increased pressure on the dwindling Sausage Tree supply.
As a solution we have established a project to encourage polers in the local communities to buy replica fibreglass mekoros, which have a lifespan of approximately ten years, are more stable and are produced with much less negative affect to the environment. As such, sponsorship for each fibreglass mokoro is needed, and a portion of the tour cost will be donated to the project, but we also will offer our clients the opportunity to contribute to this worthwhile cause. Please feel free to contact the our office for more information on the SOS Trees project or if you would like to make any contributions towards this project. It is something that is close to all of our hearts and we have been successful in replacing 30+ (circ. 2015) mekoro thus far.

Wild Camping in Botswana: As a camping tour this means our environmental impact is minimal. We stay in designated campsites, and leave it in a pristine condition. Litter is strictly policed. The potential of creating wildfires is great, so the group is briefed on smoking restriction and how to dispose of cigarette butts.
All camps are un-fenced, so the potential is there for the wildlife to come into camp and clients are briefed as to the restrictions of keeping to camp and not wandering away from the confines of the campsite.

Khama Rhino Sanctuary: The Khama Rhino Sanctuary (KRS) is a community based project that was established in 1992 to assist is saving the endangered rhino, restore the wildlife area (8585 hectares) and provide economic benefits to the local community through tourism. Rhinos were introduced in the sanctuary as it is being used as a breeding centre for the re-introduction of both black and white rhinos into the national parks of Botswana after the natural population had virtually been hunted to extinction by poaches. Proceeds from visitors to the park help with the rhino breeding programme and go to the local community.
While there have been further reintroduction of rhino’s by operators in Botswana by bringing rhino in from South Africa, Khama Rhino Sanctuary is still an integral part of rhino conservation in Southern Africa.

3 Reviews of Zimbabwe & Botswana game tracker accommodated safari

4.5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed on 01 Nov 2018 by

1. What was the most memorable or exciting part of your holiday?

Seeing the wildlife and Victoria Falls in one trip.

2. What tips would you give other travellers booking this holiday?

Be prepared for some long days of driving, but they pay off!

3. Did you feel that your holiday benefited local people, reduced environmental impacts or supported conservation?


4. Finally, how would you rate your holiday overall?

Great experience!

Reviewed on 20 Nov 2017 by

1. What was the most memorable or exciting part of your holiday?

The Victoria falls view was the most memorable.

2. What tips would you give other travellers booking this holiday?

Get ready to spend long hours on truck, so bring music and books.

3. Did you feel that your holiday benefited local people, reduced environmental impacts or supported conservation?

For sure

4. Finally, how would you rate your holiday overall?

I didn't give 5 stars because the Miombo accomodation wasn't the same standard for everyone in the group, but it was an holiday I reccomend and definitely. I would take again.

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Reviewed on 15 Sep 2016 by

1. What was the most memorable or exciting part of your holiday?

The whole experience on this African adventure was fantastic and exceeded our expectations - from the numerous animals, to the ever changing landscape and cultures of each of the countries visited - each day was a highlight!

We loved the walking safaris looking for (and finding) White Rhino's, the open air driving safaris, the wilderness of the Okavango wild camping and mokoro trip with hippos. We really enjoyed the Great Zimbabwe Monuments and the views from World's View - a great cultural aside to safaris.

We loved going to the mokoro poler's village - it was a unique insight to real rural African life. All the accommodations were great in their own way - tree houses, tented accommodation with the sound of hyenas and hippos just yards away, little thatched hideaways, Rainbow Hotel in Vic Falls - most were in fabulous settings.

And last but not least our guides Patrick Page and Chris Zulu were absolutely wonderful - great company, fantastic cooks and extremely knowledgeable about animals, African politics, history - they really made this holiday special.

2. What tips would you give other travellers booking this holiday?

We took far too many photos (3000!!) and at times felt we should have just been watching and soaking up the atmosphere - beware of living through a camera lens - if you miss a shot - there'll be someone in the group who has the perfect picture!

Don't over pack (I took a coat for cold September mornings - which I didn't wear - a fleece would have sufficed). Bring some washing powder for smalls (Although some lodges had a laundry service it worked out quite expensive at $1 an item). Be prepared for long drives - bring a few books to read.

Be on time - we were lucky to have a small group and we were all punctual - but I can imagine it would be a nightmare with more people! The itineraries and distances mean that the prompter you leave the more exciting things you can do on the way or get to some relaxation time at the other end of your journey. We were usually up at 5.30/6am and very early to bed!

We didn't have any problems changing money (which we had to do for each country - the dollar isn't as ubiquitous as expected) and would have probably been better off taking sterling and changing that rather than from sterling to dollar to rand. Remember to take enough for tips for guides, meals etc.

Enjoy every moment!

3. Did you feel that your holiday benefited local people, reduced environmental impacts or supported conservation?

Yes to all three. We used local guides at the majority of places we visited - and particularly in Zimbabwe, felt there was a direct impact from our visit on the local economies. We stuck to the rule of leaving nothing but footprints - which cannot be said of other visitors to some areas. All visits to the national parks give valuable support to the conservation work and we also had the opportunity of going to the Painted Dog Sanctuary and donating for upkeep of rehabilitating dogs and local school workshops/camps. If I could have taken a thousand bicycles over for some of the villagers in Zimbabwe - I would have.

4. Finally, how would you rate your holiday overall?

Absolutely brilliant - exceeding our expectations on every level.

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