• View Victoria Falls, a Natural Wonder of the World
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    Experience the Majestic Luxury of
    the Stanley & Livingstone Boutique Hotel
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    Allow yourself to Indulge in some Worldly and South African Delights
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    Slow it down and enjoy the Serenity and Wildlife
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    Stay at the Stylish Houghton Hotel in Johannesburg
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Victoria Falls in Style - Houghton - From US$1999

View Victoria Falls and cruise the Zambezi while staying at the Stanley & Livingstone Hotel.

Trip Highlights




This experience contributes to ensuring inclusive and equitable quality education, and/or promotes lifelong learning opportunities for all and helps to ensure availability and sustainable management of water and/or sanitation for all.


The mighty Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World
Awesome sunsets on the Zambezi River


The rainforest at Victoria Falls
The beautiful grounds of the Houghton Hotel in Johannesburg


At additional cost:
Thrilling helicopter flight over the falls
Some of the best white-water rafting on the planet

PCR Testing – we can’t take the test for you, but we’ve got the where and how covered!

Most countries and airlines require proof of a negative Covid PCR test. As your safari experts, we know their requirements and will take care of scheduling tests during your travels in Zimbabwe, so that it’s conveniently planned into your itinerary and taking into consideration that results take between 24-72 hours. Tests cost between $100 and $330 per person, per test including transport to the testing facility. Your Africa Specialist will give you more information as it relates to your itinerary.

Day 1 - Johannesburg

Arrive in Johannesburg where you will be met and transferred to the five-star deluxe Houghton Hotel, a member of the prestigious luxury brand ‘Leading Hotels of the World’.

Accommodation is made up of luxury suites which are designed for ultimate comfort and luxury living. Each suite has floor to ceiling windows with views over either the esteemed Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course or the city. Each suite has a King-sized bed or two x ¾ beds, a flat screen TV, mini bar, laptop sized safe, Nespresso machine, climate control air conditioning, full en-suite bathroom with freestanding bath and marble walk-in rainfall shower.

Suite at The Houghton Hotel

This property delivers an unforgettable experience, providing incredible accommodation in a serene and secure environment. It is close to Johannesburg’s main shopping and dining areas. With views overlooking 168 acres of private parkland, it includes jogging paths and pools with lush, landscaped gardens, lending it a resort-type feeling. With a health spa, family and resort pools, a salon, and a gym, there’s no reason to leave, especially when multiple dining options are factored in.

The Houghton Hotel

Accommodation: Houghton Hotel - Suite

Day 2 - Johannesburg/Victoria Falls

After breakfast you will be transferred from your hotel to Johannesburg Airport for your South African Airways flight to Victoria Falls. Upon arrival in Victoria Falls you will be transferred to your hotel.

Stanley & Livingstone Boutique Suite

As Victoria Falls’ first boutique hotel, The Stanley and Livingstone Boutique Hotel is focused on comfort, style, service and good food. This luxurious lodge offers 16 spacious and well-appointed suites. Each suite has been exquisitely designed to ensure that you have nothing but the best of luxury and comfort during your stay in the African bush.

Featuring a spacious bedroom, the suites also offer a large Victorian-styled bathroom, a separate lounge area and a private patio that overlooks the beautiful African plains. View elephants, buffaloes and bucks from the comfort of the suite when the animals choose to quench their thirst at the local waterhole.

The Stanley and Livingstone Hotel is just 10 minutes from the Victoria Falls. Far enough to be removed from the continuous bustle of the town’s activity, but close enough to make it easily accessible to Victoria Falls International Airport, the falls themselves and the many attractions that characterize this spectacular African destination.

Zambezi Explorer Cruise

Finish off the day with a tranquil sunset cruise on the Zambezi River. The area of the Zambezi that the cruise is on is one of outstanding natural, scenic beauty with a wide diversity of game and bird life. One has a unique vantage point to spot large animals such as elephants, hippo and crocodiles, as this area lies within Zambezi National Park. Directly after the Sunset Cruise you will be transferred to your hotel to enjoy an a la carte dinner.

Accommodation: Stanley & Livingstone Hotel - Luxury Suite (B, D)

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Chobe National Park 
For a varied game experience consider visiting the Chobe National Park in Botswana.
Chobe National Park is a short drive from Victoria Falls  and is the most accessible and frequently visited of Botswana’s wildlife reserves. The Chobe River is most famous for its large herds of elephants which during the dry winter months converge upon the river to drink. On a Chobe River boat cruise wildlife from a different perspective, where herds of animals converge on – or even in - the water to drink; hippos and crocodiles are right there below you or on the banks and the birdlife is sensational. Open-sided boats provide superb photographic opportunities. 
Within the park itself wildlife abounds. Aside from the finest opportunity ever to witness the greatest elephant population density in Africa, expect to see antelope species, kudu, roan, sable and impala plus warthog giraffe, monkeys and baboons along with the accompanying predators -  lion, leopard, hyena and jackal.
Please consult with your Lion World Travel Africa Specialist for accommodations and prices.

Elephants at the Chobe River

Prices are in US Dollars and are per person based on double occupancy accommodations and include fuel surcharges, Government taxes, departure fees and September 11th Security Fee. Based on a minimum of 2 passengers to operate. Single supplement pricing available on request.

Includes flights Johannesburg / Victoria Falls / Johannesburg, based on space availability.

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  • Regional roundtrip flights from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls and back to Johannesburg
  • All services as specified
  • 3 Breakfasts / 2 Dinners
  • Accommodation in a Suite at The Houghton Hotel, and a Luxury Suite at Stanley and Livingstone Boutique Hotel
  • Transportation in luxury air-conditioned vehicles
  • Zambezi River cruise
  • Sight-seeing as per itinerary led by qualified English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees for sightseeing as indicated above


  • Items of a personal nature such as laundry, telephone calls, etc.
  • All other services not mentioned
  • Additional unspecified game/other activities
  • Gratuities/tips for tour guides and drivers
  • Cost of obtaining passport and/or visas
  • Trip Cancellation, Trip Interruption and Medical Insurance are required for the entire duration of your travels – please note that insurance for this trip is a mandatory requirement from suppliers in Africa – proof of insurance must be provided before bookings are confirmed. It is your personal responsibility to ensure you have enough travel insurance coverage from the provider of your choice. Please let your Africa Specialist know if you would like information on this.


*Prices in USD, based on double occupancy, incl. taxes & fuel surcharges, restrictions apply

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