Best Safari in Africa

Tales from the Bush

Going on a safari is an experience that cannot be compared to anything else since it provides a one-of-a-kind combination of magnificent surroundings, different cultures and interactions with wildlife. One expedition stands out conspicuously among the wide range of safari options available throughout the continent of Africa – the Golden Safari Expedition. This exceptional tour, designed and offered by Hideaways Africa, is arguably the Best Safari in Africa, promising an unforgettable adventure through the heart of Zimbabwe and Botswana.

Bumbusi Wilderness Camp

The Golden Safari Expedition

The Golden Safari Expedition is a 7-night tour that begins and ends at Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. This small town, renowned worldwide for its waterfall, serves as the perfect gateway to an extraordinary safari experience. Your first night at Ilala Lodge introduces you to the refined side of African hospitality, setting the tone for the days to come.

Prepare to be amazed by the sheer number of animals that can be found in Chobe National Park when you arrive at your first Botswana lodge – Hideaways Camp Kuzuma. The park is celebrated for its massive herds of elephants and buffalo, which gather at the Chobe River, creating a spectacle of nature in its purest form.

Camp Kuzuma - Botswana
Camp Kuzuma – Botswana

Moving deeper into the heart of Africa, the Golden Safari Expedition leads you to Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. Here at Hideaways Nantwich Lodge, the wilderness unfolds in a panorama of habitats, home to one of the world’s largest elephant populations. After the two nights spent at Nantwich, you will go on a game drive through Hwange to your next stop at Hideaways Bumbusi Wilderness Camp.  Hwange offers a true insight into the African wild, with sightings of elephants, wild dogs, lions, and hyenas.

Victoria Falls
Victoria Falls

Best Safari Experience

The Golden Safari Expedition goes beyond wildlife viewing. From bush walks that reveal ancient rock paintings to history tours that delve into the area’s past, every activity is designed to enrich your understanding and appreciation of Africa’s heritage. Now you know why this is indeed the best safari in Africa.

Accommodations throughout the expedition are thoughtfully selected to improve your connection with nature while ensuring ultimate comfort. Each stay promises a unique blend of elegance and wilderness. The Golden Safari Expedition is an adventure that calls to the wild at heart, promising memories that will beckon you back to the motherland. Begin your journey, embrace the adventure, and discover why this is indeed the best safari in Africa.

Plan Your Safari

Get in touch with our dedicated reservations department, where our consultants are eager to assist you in selecting the ideal destination and lodge that perfectly aligns with your preferences.  Let our experts guide you through the exciting possibilities and help you craft a trip that will create lasting memories.

Explore our Destinations

Lake Kariba Dam

Lake Kariba

Lake Kariba is the world’s largest man-made lake and reservoir by volume. It lies approximately 1 300 kilometers upstream from the Indian Ocean, along the

Hluhluwe River Cruise

Hluhluwe–iMfolozi Park

Occupying nearly a thousand square kilometres in central KwaZulu-Natal, Hluhluwe–iMfolozi Park proudly carries its status as the oldest proclaimed nature reserve in Africa. A safari

Tafika Camp

South Luangwa National Park

South Luangwa National Park is one of the best parks in all of Africa for animal encounters. Very few places can offer the unique combination

Matobo Hills Rock Art Zimbabwe

Matobo National Park

One of Zimbabwe’s smaller reserves, Matobo National Park is located close to Bulawayo and forms the core of the famed Matopos. The spectacular landscape of