Who are we?
The Zambezi Valley is unquestionably the best location
in Africa to combine the thrill of a walking safari under the direction
of an armed Professional Guide, with the adventure of a canoe safari and
experience "big game" over a week-long break. It's going to be
difficult to find a better starting point for an African Safari...
The action takes
place in Matusadona National Park
and on the Mana Pools
shoreline of the Zambezi River.
you find one of Africa's highest populations of lions and one of the
last remaining wild sanctuaries of the endangered black rhino. This
National Park is located beneath the rugged escarpment on the shores
of Lake Kariba - it's wildlife and topography is diverse.
On the lower
Zambezi, you canoe along the Mana Pools shoreline: a World Heritage
Site renowned for its unique scenery, open floodplains, and
abundance of large game and birdlife.
Walking Safaris in Southern Africa
The top spots on
the southern African walking safari circuit include the Luangwa
and Kafue in Zambia, Matusadona
and Mana Pools in the Zambezi
Valley and the Selinda in Botswana.
Start by exploring our walking
safari map of the region.
FAQ: some commonly asked
questions for walking safaris in southern Africa
FAQ: guidelines for
planning a canoe safari on the lower Zambezi River
Falls: an introduction
plus accommodation and activity options
guidelines on planning
an African Safari
including information on seasons throughout Africa, destination
guides, travel insurance, medical issues, discounted airfares etc.
Some general notes
combinations in the Valley can be tailor made to include other lodges,
camps and canoe safari options available:
- Maronga Tented Camp, Kaingwe Safari Camp,
Graeme Lemon Safaris, Kiplings,
Musango Safari Camp, Sengwa
Safaris, Elephant Point Camp.
In Mana Pools
and the lower Zambezi - The Mukuyu
Trail (Classic Africa Safaris), River
Horse Safaris, Shearwater
Canoe Safaris, Safari Par
Excellence, Ruckomechi Safari
Camp, Mwambashi River Lodge, Kayila
On the upper
Zambezi and Victoria Falls - The
River Club, Thorntree Lodge, Victoria
Falls Safari Lodge.
In Hwange - Makololo
Plains, Giraffe Springs
and "The Hide".
Hwange extensions include Elephant Sands Safari
Lodge and Malindi Station Lodge.