Once in a lifetime Victoria Falls Holiday journey

5 Day Victoria Falls and Chobe River Cruise

Experience some of Africa's biggest wonders like the mighty Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe as well as a cruise in Botswana's famed Chobe River on this 5-Day Victoria Falls and Chobe River Cruise Package. The Chobe Princess houseboats offer a romantic and intimate river safari experience whilst enjoying the many sights of wildlife and soaking up the surrounding tranquillity.

With just under a 3-hour flight to Victoria Falls from Cape Town and an hour and a half from Johannesburg, this 5-Day Victoria Falls and Chobe River Cruise package makes the ideal short break for South Africans and international travellers alike. Visitors to these beautiful destinations enjoy the constantly changing wilderness and wildlife scenery while floating down the extraordinary Chobe River. The first portion of this trip is spent at a centrally and well-located hotel in the town of Victoria Falls where it is only a short walk to the Falls. After your stay at the Vic Falls, you will be transferred by road to Kasane in Botswana where you will board the Chobe Princess houseboat.  Enjoy the warm hospitality from the friendly staff with attention complimented by tasty meals on board. A Chobe River Cruise means real photographic African game viewing on family, honeymoon or Business adventures.

The Victoria Falls and Chobe River Cruise Package includes:

  • All transfers between airports and lodge/houseboats.
  • 2 Nights' accommodation in Victoria Falls
  • 2 Nights stay onboard Chobe Princess.
  • All meals, local drinks & scheduled activities (while cruising)

Onboard the Chobe Princess Safari-Boat, all meals, beers, wine, soft drinks and scheduled activities included.
This cruise is also available in 3-night and 4-night variations.

We tailor-made holiday getaways from Travel Centers like Cape Town, Johannesburg Durban, Port Elizabeth, neighbouring countries including Namibia, Mozambique and all worldwide tourist destinations. Contact our experienced travel consultants for a customized trip.


Most Meals Included

5 Days / 4 Nights
Zimbabwe & Botswana

Day 1 - Arrival in Victoria Falls
Upon arrival at Victoria Falls airport, you will meet your driver who will take you to your accommodation near the falls. The next two nights are spent in the town of Victoria Falls. Here you can partake in some of the many activities on offer ranging from guided tours to safaris and fun-filled adrenaline activities. See the activities section for more information. We can suggest a sunset cruise on the Zambezi River this first evening to unwind after your flight (optional extra).

Day 2 - Free day in Victoria Falls (B)
Today you have a second free day to explore the town and the adventures that it offers. We recommend joining a guided tour of the falls or an exciting micro flight or helicopter flight for the most amazing view of the roaring curtain of falling water (optional extras). To end your day, we suggest the Boma Dinner experience. This exciting activity offers a unique cultural show with a delicious dinner that will leave a lasting memory.

Day 3 - Victoria Falls to Chobe River (B/L/D)
Your driver will collect you this morning and take you across the border to board the Chobe Princess. After boarding the houseboat, a brief introduction with lunch and snacks will follow. The remainder of the day will be at your own leisure. A 3-course dinner will be served in the evening.

Day 4 - Chobe River Cruise (B/L/D)
Your day starts with a scrumptious breakfast as the boat navigates the winding waterways. Explore the spectacular Chobe River with an experienced guide, getting up close and personal with the wildlife and birdlife of the area. Activities available while on board include an exciting river safari or fishing excursion. A 3-course dinner will be served at 19h30.

Day 5 - Depart Chobe (B)
After breakfast, you will disembark and be transferred by road to Kasane Airport, where you will meet your onward flight back home.

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4 Night Victoria Falls & Chobe River Cruise

  South African Residents (SADC) International Travellers
Dec'23 R 14,215 pp sharing US $ 1,305 pp sharing
Jan - Feb'24 R 14,460 pp sharing US $ 1,375 pp sharing
Mar - Nov'24 R 17,060 pp sharing US $ 1,780 pp sharing
01 Dec'24 - 28 Feb'25 R 17,060 pp sharing US $ 1,545 pp sharing
* Rates above exclude flights, which can be added
Optional - Add flights ex JNB
Jan - Dec'23 From R 9,225 pp From US $ 572 pp

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Package includes:

  • All transfers (Airport-Lodge-Houseboat-Airport)
  • 2 Nights' accommodation at A'Zambezi River Lodge on a B&B basis
  • 2 Nights' accommodation onboard Chobe Princess on an all-inclusive basis

Chobe Princess Cruise includes:

  • All meals, soft drinks, mineral water, coffee, tea and local beer & wine
  • Guided water-based game viewing and birding
  • Guided water-based fishing (all fishing is strictly catch and release)*
  • Guided (non-professional) water-based photographic safari**
  • Guided cultural tour of a local village

Child Policy:

  • Children from age 7 are welcome on board the Chobe Princess
  • Only one child between the ages of 7 and 12 can share a cabin with two adults. This is limited to one cabin per night per houseboat and is subject to availability at the time of reservation
  • Contact us for child rates

Package excludes:

  • Flights (optional)
  • Park fees on activities in Victoria Falls
  • Community development levy (ZAR 90 per person per night).
  • A land-based 4x4 game drive in Botswana's Chobe National Park
  • Travel Insurance (compulsory)
  • Visas (Not required for South African Passport holders)
  • Malaria Risk

Prices are subject to change due to airfare increases, currency exchange, fluctuations and any unforeseen circumstances, without prior notice.



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