Example trip

Best of Southern Africa

Best for:

Wildlife fans and nature fanatics

14 nights
$9220
May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov

Itinerary highlights

  • See Victoria Falls, the most expansive curtain of water in Africa, up close

  • Get active with white water rafting, sport fishing and kayaking

  • Enjoy unforgettable African sunsets on boat ride from Tongabezi

  • Head on a game drive to spot wildlife - particularly the elusive leopard

  • Dive with sailfish, barracuda and marlin in the waters of the Bazaruto Archipelago

Curated by Victoria

“Enjoy a picnic lunch on a deserted island in the great Zambezi River while staying at Tongabezi. Add a tour of Victoria Falls from the Zimbabwean side as well as the Zambian side to see it from both angles. At Azura keep an eye out for the rare and endangered Dugong.”

Itinerary Details

Day 1
Arrival Livingstone

Upon arrival, you’ll be met at the airport and escorted to your accommodation.

Not only is Livingstone the home of the majestic Victoria Falls, but also untouched game parks, Zambezi river cruises, white water rafting and helicopter rides over the falls. The town is filled with markets and museums dedicated to the local culture, history and rich heritage.

Time permitting, you’ll embark on your first safari activity.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 2
Victoria Falls & Safari

You’ll enjoy breakfast before embarking on your morning safari activity.

Enjoy a sunrise or sunset boat trip on the Zambezi, visit Victoria Falls on the Zambian side, enjoy game drives in the Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park, walk in the gorge below the falls, visit a local village, go mountain biking, and visit the local museum.

After 3 - 4 hours, brunch will be served back at the lodge.

Later in the afternoon, you’ll embark on your afternoon safari activity, and return to the lodge for drinks around the campfire before dinner.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 3
Victoria Falls & Safari

Continue to enjoy your time at Tongabezi Lodge.

You’ll enjoy breakfast before embarking on your morning safari activity.

After 3 - 4 hours, brunch will be served back at the lodge.

Later in the afternoon, you’ll embark on your afternoon safari activity, and return to the lodge for drinks around the campfire before dinner.

Your LIghtfoot Travel Designer can advise on activities prior to departure.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 4
Livingstone - Southern Sabi Sands

Today you’ll be escorted to the airport for your flight to Southern Sabi Sands which borders Kruger National Park.

Kruger’s biodiversity sustains numerous species of game and birds. Experience morning and evening game drives, head out on guided bush walks, go bird watching or simply relax on one of the viewing decks as you watch the wildlife grazing at the waterhole.

Time permitting, you’ll embark on a safari activity.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 5
Sabi Sands

Enjoy breakfast before embarking on your morning safari activity.

After 3 - 4 hours, brunch will be served back at the reserve.

Afterwards, spend some time at leisure before heading out for your afternoon safari activity.

You’ll return to the reserve to enjoy a drink around the campfire before dinner.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 6
Sabi Sands

Enjoy breakfast before embarking on your morning safari activity.

After 3 - 4 hours, brunch will be served back at the reserve.

Afterwards, spend some time at leisure before heading out for your afternoon safari activity.

You’ll return to the reserve to enjoy a drink around the campfire before dinner.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 7
Sabi Sands

Enjoy your final day at Sabi Sands.

Experience morning and evening game drives, head out on guided bush walks, go bird watching or simply relax on one of the viewing decks as you watch the wildlife grazing at the waterhole.

Indulge in a last drink around the campfire before dinner.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 8
Kruger - Bazaruto Archipelago

This morning you’ll be transferred to the airport for your flight to Bazaruto Archipelago.

The Bazaruto Archipelago is a paradise consisting of five islands in Mozambique comprising freshwater lakes, woodlands, open grasslands and forests. Crocodiles, whales, dolphins and the endangered dugong occupy the waters along with sailfish, barracuda and marlin. The beautiful Bazaruto National Park is framed by powder white sands and the sparkling ocean.

 

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 9
Bazaruto Archipelago

After breakfast you’ll embark on your morning ocean safari activity.

After 3 - 4 hours, brunch will be served back at the villa.

The afternoon will be spent at your leisure. Take a nap, read a book, or relax while surrounded by amazing views.

Later in the afternoon, you’ll head out for your afternoon activity.

You’ll return to the private beach villa to enjoy a drink around the campfire before dinner.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 10
Bazaruto Archipelago

After breakfast you’ll embark on your morning ocean safari activity.

After 3 - 4 hours, brunch will be served back at the villa.

The afternoon will be spent at your leisure. Take a nap, read a book, or relax while surrounded by amazing views.

Later in the afternoon, you’ll head out for your afternoon activity.

You’ll return to the private beach villa to enjoy a drink around the campfire before dinner.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 11
Bazaruto Archipelago

After breakfast you’ll embark on your morning ocean safari activity.

After 3 - 4 hours, brunch will be served back at the villa.

The afternoon will be spent at your leisure. Take a nap, read a book, or relax while surrounded by amazing views.

Later in the afternoon, you’ll head out for your afternoon activity.

You’ll return to the private beach villa to enjoy a drink around the campfire before dinner.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 12
Bazaruto Archipelago

Enjoy your final day here.

Continue your routine of a morning and afternoon ocean safari activity and relaxation.

Your Lightfoot Travel Designer can suggest alternative activities prior to departure.

As always, you'll return to the private beach villa to enjoy a drink around the campfire before dinner.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 13
Azura - Vilanculous

Today you will fly by private helicopter back to Vilanculos Airport for you onward journey.

From: $9220 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing