Gonarezhou is one of Zimbabwe’s must see destinations and now has that added attraction of having black rhino as part of its species list after being reintroduced from the surrounding conservancies of this fantastic park and doing well. This particular safari is designed to be either part of a larger itinerary around Zimbabwe which we can discuss the best options that would suit your safari tastes or as a stand alone safari into an incredibly diverse and excellent wildlife park with each area we go to distinct from one another so it will seem like you are moving to a new park each time we change camp.
This is a genuine safari experience where you will be staying in a tented camp, set up for you exclusively by a dedicated team in two of Mana Pools best localities. The Mana Pools Flood Plain and Chitake Springs are greatly contrasting areas each with their own very special feeling and you will be right in the middle of these amazing areas of Mana Pools, often rated as one of Africa’s best National Parks, it is not hard to see why.
This safari’s focus is purely on Mana Pools using a great Mobile Tented Camp that has all the comforts needed plus a few extras for a genuine safari experience and will be set up for your exclusively in the different areas that we will use, each giving you a very different experience and feel. You end the safari in the luxury of Chikwenya with a bit of “glamping” in a beautiful and private part of Mana Pools. This safari is designed and guided by Doug Macdonald who has been guiding in Mana Pools for over 20 years and still one of Doug’s favorite places to go on safari in Africa.
Gonarezhou is an amazing safari destination that is a rising star of the safari destinations in Africa and is now a Big 5 safari destination with the recent re-introduction of Black Rhino which is testament to the success of this park. This safari is designed to give you an all encompassing Gonarezhou experience, guided by Doug Macdonald who has many years of guiding knowledge in this park, he will take you to places that are rarely seen by visitors to this park giving the whole safari the feeling of a real adventure in Africa seeking out new places. This safari can either be a complete safari in itself or you can add on other destinations within Zimbabwe or its neighboring countries, just let us know what you would like to do.
3 Different Camp locations and experiences all in the Northern part of Gonarezhou. It has a combination of luxury mobile tented camp, fly camping and a semi permanent camp. Each camp site is in a prime locality where we will be able to do a nice combination of game drives and bush walks, depending on your interests and potential for sightings. This safari can either be a standalone safari or added to a longer more diverse safari around Zimbabwe.
Mana Pools is often rated as one of the best National Parks in Africa and has probably one of the highest rates of return visitors, you will quickly see why when you get here. A walk down the Mana Pools flood plain in the early morning light following a nice elephant bull ambling along through the herds of impala and eland feeding under the canopy trees is a very special experience, or watching a herd of buffalo coming in to drink at Chitake Springs with the lions watching is incredible. Mana Pools is a very special place to be on safari and links easily with either Victoria Falls or Hwange NP where you can have some more safari time.
Hwange and Mana Pools are two of Zimbabwe’s best, added in is the Victoria Falls one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, a great place to either start or end your safari in Zimbabwe. In the parks, you will be staying in proper tented safari camps with all the comforts you need and with an amazing guiding and camp team that will give you an immersive safari experience that will certainly rival any other safari experience you may have experienced before – A really genuine safari experience to enjoy.
A fantastic safari that starts in Victoria Falls where you can unwind before starting the safari in Hwange and then continuing on to Mana Pools. The two camps are nice luxury camps in top areas and on private concession areas giving you a top safari experience with a wide range of safari activities on offer. Game drives, bush walks, night drives, fishing and game viewing cruises.