The Adventure Options
Lodges and Bushcamps
Thorntree Lodge is situated on the northern banks of the
Zambezi River, 15 kilometres upstream from the Victoria Falls.
Common sightings within the Mosi - O - Tunya National Park
are White Rhino, Giraffe, Impala, Zebra, Wildebeest, Buffalo and a wide
variety of birds.
Six - twin bedded tent under thatch lodges with
en-suite shower, toilet and hand basin.
Double lodge with en-suite shower, toilet and hand
basin and a private deck overlooking the Zambezi River.
All lodges have a verandah with deck chairs and a
private view of the river.
morning and evening river cruises (on a pontoon)
game drives to the Mosi - O - Tunya National Park
fishing (rods and tackle are not provided)
visits to the Victoria Falls
Clients can fly into either Livingstone or Victoria
Falls International Airport where they will be met and transferred by
road to the Lodge - taking approximately forty minutes from the
Victoria Falls Airport, including customs and immigration formalities
at the Zambian border post. It is approximately fifteen minutes from
Clients may also drive direct to the Lodge.
MINIMUM / MAXIMUM AGE
If travelling from Zimbabwe: customs and immigration
formalities must be cleared. Facilitation at both border posts has been
organised to speed up this process.
Double entry visa for Zimbabwe - if required.
Return air tickets or vehicle registration particulars
- if required.
Zambian visas: Passport holders which do not need
visas are Canadian, Australian, New Zealand, most African countries,
South African.Most other passport holders therefore need visas which
can be obtained at the border for anything from US$ 10.00 to US$
25.00. However, Danish, Swedish and Finnish clients need to obtain
visas from a Zambian Embassy before entering. These passport holders
CANNOT obtain visas from the border post. British Passport holders
travelling across the border with Safari Par Excellence (a registered
Zambian Tour Operator) do not require visas.
Health documents (cholera / Yellow Fever is
Advise Safari Par Excellence of any dietary
Thorntree Lodge is open year round.