Kruger, Falls & Zimbabwe

StudentUniverse  »  Kruger, Falls & Zimbabwe

Kruger, Falls & Zimbabwe

from £719
Duration: from 8 days
Countries: South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Spot the Big Five in Kruger National Park, gaze out across Victoria Falls, search for rhinos, observe wildlife from a 4x4 in Matobo National Park, witness Shangaan traditions and discover Zimbabwe.

Kruger, Falls & Zimbabwe

When it comes to raw, in-your-face wildness, southern Africa can’t be topped. This trip offers a fully immersive, unyieldingly authentic experience of the natural and cultural wonders of this incredible region. In Zimbabwe’s Matobo National Park, you’ll track rhinos on foot and the resident wildlife on an open-vehicle game drive, capture the Big Five (with your camera, of course) in South Africa’s Kruger National Park and witness the unique traditional dances of the Shangaan people. This isn’t a taste of Africa; it’s a full-course meal—with seconds.


Day 1 - Livingstone
Arrive at any time.

Day 2-3 - Bulawayo
Option to visit Victoria Falls town or the falls from the Zimbabwe side. Walk with rhinos and enjoy an open vehicle game drive in Matobo National Park.

Day 4-6  - Greater Kruger Area/Kruger National Park
Relax in a warm water spring pool then view and photograph wildlife. Experience a traditional Shangaan dinner and dance.

Day 7 - Johannesburg
Visit to a community school supported by Planeterra, interact with the villagers.

Day 8 - Johannesburg
Depart at any time.

Interested in this; ready to enquire?

Find out more by filling out the form below and clicking send. StudentUniverse should then be in touch shortly to help with your enquiry.


Further Details

More information about this gap year opportunity...

Price details:

from £719


Call 0333 333 9923 to enquire or book


7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 5 dinners
Allow $40-55 for meals and drinks not included


Participation camping (6 nights), simple hotel (1 night).


Guided rhino walk and open vehicle game drive in Matobo National Park.
Kruger National Park entrance with game drives in our overland vehicle.
Traditional Shangaan dinner and dance.
Visit to a Planeterra-supported community school.
2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) throughout as head guide/cook and driver, local guides.

About StudentUniverse

StudentUniverse has been supplying the best flight, hotel and tours deals to students around the world for years now and we’re delighted to be the preferred travel partner of and to make your travel experience even more amazing.

We have a great team of travel gurus that understand what a gap year is all about just waiting to help you, and since we are part of the Flight Centre Travel Group we are able to offer the best flights, gap year packages, hostels, tours, volunteer placements and insurance - the works. This is not your average travel agency, it’s the ultimate backpacker travel agency.

If you’d like to get in touch to chat about your travels, even if you’re in the preliminary stages and you’d just like some advice, give us a call on 0333 333 9923 or submit an enquiry to StudentUniverse – we’d love to hear from you.

View all products from StudentUniverse


Photo Gallery

Kruger, Falls & Zimbabwe - Route Map

Kruger, Falls & Zimbabwe - Route Map

Email Enquiry

Interested in this; ready to enquire?

Find out more by filling out the form below and clicking send. StudentUniverse should then be in touch shortly to help with your enquiry.

Call Me

Have a gap year travel expert call you back

If you're in the UK and would like one of our travel experts to call you about this trip, pop your details in the form below and we'll give you a call. If you'd prefer to be called at a specific time, let us know that too, and we'll do our very best to call you then.

Please note: We can only support call-back requests during office hours, which are: Monday to Friday: 9am to 6pm  |  Saturday: 10am to 5pm.

Related Experiences