Rates & Packages

Close to Victoria Falls, Simalaha Horse Safaris offers different package options, with the choice to combine a riding holiday with visiting Victoria Falls and staying at Chundukwa River Lodge which is also owned by Doug & Gail.

All of our Simalaha packages include:

 

Please note, where not included, we are also able to arrange transfers to/from Livingstone, Kasane and Vic Falls towns and airports.  Guests travelling to Botswana after their stay at Simalaha can be dropped at the Kazungula Border for ongoing transfers.
Helicopter and fixed wing transfers can be arranged, please enquire for a quote.

For other inclusions/exclusions please have a look at individual package details.

To join a safari, guests need to be competent riders and will be asked to fill in a questionnaire relating to their riding experience. Children need to be 12 years and older. There is a minimum booking number of 2, and we can accommodate maximum 8 guests. The season runs from 1 June – 31 January.  

3 night package – Horse Safari Only, with the option to add more days

This is the ideal package if you are wanting to pair Simalaha Horse Safaris with a different camp in the Kaza region, or further afield.  If you would like to enjoy more time riding at Simalaha, this package can be extended.

3 night package, per person, sharingUS $1,875.00
3 night package, single rateUS$2,812.50
Additional 1 x night at Chundukwa before or after your horse safari (per person, sharing)US$450.00

Day 1 – Depart after breakfast from Chundukwa River Lodge to our camp in the Simalaha Community Conservancy. This transfer is approximately 2.5 hours. Meet and match horses, before riding out onto the plains.

Days 2 and 3 – Morning and afternoon rides in the Simalaha Conservancy. Meals will be planned around the flow and energy of the riders. Bush picnics and sundowners are part of the experience.

Day 4 – Depart for Livingstone Airport or your next destination

Package excludes: Compulsory personal medical and travel insurance with medi-evac cover, premium drinks.

For more information on what you need to bring with you, download our suggested packing list.

5 night package – Horse Safari & Victoria Falls

This package is best for those wishing to ride but are pressed for time as it gives you a combination of riding and visiting Victoria Falls and time to take in all the wonderful sights and activities that Livingstone has to offer.

5 night package, per person, sharingUS $2,775.00
5 night package, single rateUS$4,162.50
Additional 1 x night at Chundukwa before departure, per person, sharingUS$450.00

Day 1 – Depart after breakfast from Chundukwa River Lodge to our camp in the Simalaha Community Conservancy. This transfer is approximately 2.5 hours. Meet and match horses, before riding out onto the plains.

Days 2 and 3 – Morning and afternoon rides in the Simalaha Conservancy. Meals will be planned around the flow and energy of the riders. Bush picnics and sundowners are part of the experience.

Day 4 – Depart for Chundukwa River Lodge. Check in and enjoy a sundowner cruise on the Zambezi River. We use our own lodge boat to explore the quiet part of the river in this area with the chance to see some of the wildlife along the river banks

Day 5 – Day trip to visit Victoria Falls and other optional sights and activities in the Livingstone area, with your personal vehicle and guide for the day. Visit the Falls, museums, local and curio markets. Enjoy a historical town tour or visit our local tailor to have a dress made. Sample local cuisine and/or be transferred between other chosen activities at no extra cost. For years, Chundukwa has assisted our guests in creating bespoke itineraries for their day out, and co-ordinated with drivers and activity providers with regards to schedules and timings. 

Day 6 – Depart from Chundukwa River Lodge to your next destination.

Package excludes: Compulsory personal medical and travel insurance with medi-evac cover, premium drinks, additional optional activities and transfers while at Chundukwa River Lodge, Victoria Falls park entry fee of US$20pp

For more information on what you need to bring with you, download our suggested packing list.

7 night package – Horse Safari & Victoria Falls

With 4 days riding, and 3 days relaxing close to the magnificent Victoria Falls and further attractions, this is an ideal package for guests who are wanting to travel to one destination. An opportunity to ride, safari, adventure and relax for a week at a reasonable price.

7 night package, per person, sharingUS $3,850.00
7 night package, single rateUS$5,775.00
Additional 1 x night at Chundukwa before departure, per person, sharingUS$450.00

Day 1 – Depart after breakfast from Chundukwa River Lodge to our camp in the Simalaha Community Conservancy. This transfer is approximately 2.5 hours. Meet and match horses, before riding out onto the plains.

Days 2, 3 and 4 – Morning and afternoon rides in the Simalaha Conservancy. Meals will be planned around the flow and energy of the riders. Bush picnics and sundowners are part of the experience.

Day 5 – Enjoy a morning ride followed by brunch, then depart for Chundukwa River Lodge. Check in and enjoy a sundowner cruise on the Zambezi River. We use our own lodge boat to explore the quiet part of the river in this area with the chance to see some of the wildlife along the river banks

Day 6 – Day trip to visit Victoria Falls and other optional sights and activities in the Livingstone area, with your personal vehicle and guide for the day. Visit the Falls, museums, local and curio markets. Enjoy a historical town tour or visit our local tailor to have a dress made. Sample local cuisine and/or be transferred between other chosen activities at no extra cost. For years, Chundukwa has assisted our guests in creating bespoke itineraries for their day out, and co-ordinated with drivers and activity providers with regards to schedules and timings. 

Day 7 – Choose from one of the included activities at Chundukwa (see list below **)

Day 8 – Depart from Chundukwa River Lodge to your next destination.

** Choose from one of the following activities on Day 7 of your stay:

  • Horse riding (hour and a half)
  • Guided wilderness walk or mountain bike ride on our property
  • Sunrise or sunset cruise
  • Visit to our local village and community project
  • Guided birding tour (approx 2 hours)
  • River float

Package excludes: Compulsory personal medical and travel insurance with medi-evac cover, premium drinks, additional optional activities and transfers while at Chundukwa River Lodge, Victoria Falls park entry fee of US$20pp

For more information on what you need to bring with you, download our suggested packing list.