Gonarezhou National Park, Zimbabwe
The Ivory Trail Adventure provides the truly adventurous traveler with the opportunity to explore rarely visited parts of this gem amongst African parks.
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The exact route and campsites will be tailored to take advantage of seasonal hot spots, and to accommodate specific requests. We can also tailor the itinerary to include as much (or as little) walking safaris as clients would like. Due to the nature of changing campsites during the Ivory Trail Adventure, the equipment and accommodation is that of a fly camping experience.
Guests will have a dedicated professional guide and safari vehicle for the duration of their Ivory Trail Adventure. A second support vehicle carries all the equipment and luggage ahead to ensure that lunches and the campsites are set up prior to guests’ arrival. Due to the nature of changing campsites during the Ivory Trail Adventure, the equipment and accommodation is that of a fly camping experience.
The itinerary and the campsites will be chosen by Chilo Gorge based on the time of year, the accessibility of various locations, and our knowledgeable view on the likely wildlife hotspots at that time of year. If guests have particular preference for certain campsites and locations, they should let us know as soon as possible so that we can endeavour to reserve these campsites on their behalf.
The Ivory Trail Adventure consists of exclusive use fly camp comprising of up to three 2-man dome tents, with enough height to stand-up, each featuring twin cots with foam mattresses and comfortable bedding. A bucket shower, with canvas frame to give privacy, and duckboards underfoot, and camp sites have well-constructed and safe bush loos (long-drops). Meal times are enjoyed under the shade with stunning views, and in inclement weather a gazebo will be used to provide shelter. LED lights for tents, kitchen & service area. An invertor on the game drive vehicle to charge camera batteries. There will be 2 vehicles for these trips - the 9-seater safari vehicle for guests, and another vehicle for the equipment and staff, who can go on ahead and set up for lunch / campsite, as appropriate.
The following camps compliment Ivory Trail Adventure Fly Camping Experience well, and should be considered when extending an itinerary.
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