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Activity level: Level 2 Requires moderate physical activity. You need to be able to participate in physical activities such as longer walking tours, walking over uneven terrain, climbing steps and be comfortable with some periods of standing. Not suitable if you have limited mobility or require a wheelchair/mobility scooter.
Destination: Victoria Falls Extension to South Africa Escorted Journey.
Duration: 4 days / 3 nights
Flight information: Arrive at Johannesburg International Airport [JNB] on Day 1 and and depart Johannesburg International Airport [JNB] AFTER 7PM to on Day 13
Pickup location: Johannesburg International Airport [JNB]


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The mighty Victoria Falls - one of the seven natural wonders of the world! What better way to finish a week exploring southern Africa than by experiencing Victoria Falls - "The Smoke That Thunders"

Whilst in southern Africa, there may be no better way to round off your trip than at the mighty Victoria Falls! A spectacular sight of awe-inspiring beauty and grandeur, be amazed by the world's largest waterfall on the Zambezi River, forming the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe. 


Itinerary summary: DAY 1 - Welcome to Zimbabwe
DAY 2 - Victoria Falls & Sunset Cruise
DAY 3 - Day at Leisure
DAY 4 - Farewell to Africa
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DAY 1 - Welcome to Zimbabwe

We bid South Africa a fond farewell today and depart Cape Town for our flights to Zimbabwe and Victoria Falls. On arrival in Zimbabwe, we transfer to the hotel and have some time at leisure.

Included meals: Breakfast 

DAY 2 - Victoria Falls & Sunset Cruise

Today is a spectacular day. Here on the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia, the Zambezi River has created a feast for the senses - Victoria Falls. Also known as Mosi-oa-Tunya, "The Smoke that Thunders", this is the largest waterfall in the world! After exploring the area around Victoria Falls during the day, on this evening’s sunset cruise you will meander through the islands, enjoying the abundant wildlife along the banks of the Zambezi River.

Included meals: Breakfast 

DAY 3 - Day at Leisure

Today we will spend the day at leisure in this fantastic location. Relax in the hotel's facilities or be amazed by the natural wonders before coming together for a farewell meal to remember in the evening.

Included meals: Breakfast & Dinner 

DAY 4 - Farewell to Africa

After breakfast today we will say farewell to Africa, first flying from Victoria Falls Airport to Johannesburg where we will then catch our flight home.

Included meals: Breakfast 
Accommodation: none 


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What's included

  • ATOL Protection (UK Travellers only)
  • International return flights from London Heathrow Airport [LHR]] to arrive into Johannesburg Airport [JNB] on Day 1 and departing from Johannesburg Airport on Day 13. (UK Travellers only)
    • Regional UK airport departures may be available - please ask at the time of booking. Supplements may apply.
    • US/International travellers - international flights are not included, please arrange your own international flights
  • Meet & Greet at Johannesburg Airport on arrival in South Africa
  • Return international flights Johannesburg [JNB] - Victoria Falls [VFA] 
  • Accommodation as detailed in the itinerary (or similar standard)
  • Meals as detailed in the itinerary
  • Transport in an air-conditioned luxury vehicle
  • English speaking tour guide
  • All activities, visits and excursions as detailed in the itinerary

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • All entrance fees to non-stipulated attractions
  • Visas, travel and medical insurance. Most visitors to Zimbabwe will need a visa to enter.
  • Any personal items and anything not mentioned under included in price above
  • Any meals or drinks not mentioned in itinerary
  • Any optional activities
  • Transfers on arrival or departure, to/from the airport(s), outside of the tour dates
  • Any COVID tests or related entry & exit requirements

Important information

  • Flights will be arranged to arrive into Johannesburg International Airport [JNB] on Day 1 at the beginning of the South Africa escorted journey. Return flights home will be from Johannesburg International Airport [JNB] on Day 13 AFTER 7PM.
  • We advise guests to contact your physician prior to travel to establish which precautionary medicines are required, as well as consulting your doctor for advice on other vaccinations and innoculations before travel.
  • Most travellers to Zimbabwe will need a visa.
  • Please let The Big Journey Company know prior to travelling if you have any medical needs or take any medication that we need to be made aware of to ensure that you have a safe and pleasant tour.
  • Check in is after 2-3pm and check out is before 10am unless otherwise specified in the itinerary.
  • Cancellation 90 – 0 days prior to departure cancellation fee is 100%. It is your responsibility to ensure the correct travel insurance in place to protect you against the need to cancel your holiday. Deposits are non-refundable.
  • Further terms and conditions apply and will be provided upon request or at the time of booking. The Big Journey Company reserves the right to withdraw any offer prior to accepting a reservation request. This does not affect your statutory rights. This offer is subject to availability and space is limited.

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