These incredible Lake Kariba safari packages incorporate the best activities this area has to offer. Lake Kariba is a destination that holds much fascination and a safari to this idyllic destination offers breathtaking sunsets, fantastic wildlife and spectacular views. It lies approximately 1300km upstream from the Indian Ocean, along the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe. A safari to Lake Kariba is truly unrivalled and discovering Zimbabwe by water is a must. And there’s no place better for this than “The Smoke That Thunders”, as Victoria Falls are also known, with excursions like white-water rafting, sundowner cruises and even helicopter flights and bungee jumping to participate in.
Covering nearly 6000km2, Lake Kariba is abundant with wildlife and a top location for a safari in Zimbabwe. Game viewing by boat and cruising along the shoreline of the Matusadona National Park, offers up close and personal encounters with wildlife. The park is a stronghold for elephants and black rhinos. Other sightings for safari-goers will include an array of aquatic birdlife as well as several sightings of crocodiles and hippos. Safaris on the lake include exploring its islands and inlets, and most certainly some quality time for fishing. The more relaxed fishermen can try their hand at bream fishing while sipping on a cocktail, hopefully catching their dinner for the evening, from lake to plate!
15-day Intimate Botswana and Zimbabwe Encounter
With some of the world’s greatest wildlife, Botswana and Zimbabwe are perfect Lake Kariba safari partners. The Intimate Botswana and Zimbabwe Encounter includes a houseboat safari on Lake Kariba. Travellers will get to explore the incredible tourist attractions of Hwange National Park and Matobo National Park in Zimbabwe while there are also stops in Moremi Game Reserve and Chobe National Park in Botswana.
Make your vacation to Lake Kariba an unforgettable experience with the Highlights of Zimbabwe safari package. Wild and untamed and with some of the best game viewing on offer, the spectacular Victoria Falls and time in the wilderness that is Mana Pools National Park are also included in this trip. Journey to the shores of Lake Kariba on the Grand Zimbabwe holiday package. You will further fulfil your cultural curiosity with visits to the Great Zimbabwe Ruins and the Zimbabwe capital of Harare.