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Victoria Falls: Night Game Drive and 3-Course Bush Dinner

4.3 / 5

8 reviews

Activity provider: Tamuka Travel

Victoria Falls: Night Game Drive and 3-Course Bush Dinner

Activity provider: Tamuka Travel

From US$ 200 per person

Watch the bush come to life at night with abundant animals and get a chance to spot large predators including lions, leopards and hyenas. Relax around an open campfire while listening to the nocturnal sounds of the bush and savoring a 3-course BBQ meal.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Audio guide included
Pickup included
You will be picked up from your hotel in Victoria Falls Town. Please advise your hotel name and address.
Small group
Limited to 12 participants


  • Join this 6-hour night safari aboard an open 4X4 to see nocturnal African animals in their natural habitat on a private game reserve
  • Watch the bush come to life at night with abundant animals and get a chance to spot large predators including lions, leopards and hyenas on the hunt
  • Relax around an open campfire while listening to the nocturnal sounds of the bush and savoring a 3-course BBQ dinner with wine and cold beer
Full description
Game viewing at night by spotlight offers a whole new experience in Victoria Falls that most tourists don’t get to see. Your journey begins with being picked up from your hotel at around 4:00 PM. You’ll be taken to a private reserve located approximately 7 miles from the center of town, here you will enjoy a late afternoon game drive until sunset. Meander in an open, well-kitted 4X4 vehicle through a changing landscape of scenic basalt plains, to the Kalahari sands, and teak forests of the Nakavango Private Game Reserve. Your experienced and knowledgeable guide will share fascinating facts about the African bush, along with their experiences of living here. At sunset, you will stopover at a splendid vantage point to enjoy some drinks and snacks, stretch your legs and chat about the afternoon’s adventures with fellow travelers. At dusk, the spotlight comes out to give you the opportunity of seeing what happens at night in the African bush. The guided safari will take you through the natural African bush where you might spot species such as lions, rhinos, elephants, buffalos, leopards, jackals, hyenas, civets, servals, genets, night apes, honey badgers and more. This is the time to observe active predators and their constantly alert prey. If you are very lucky you might spot a lion on the prowl under the cover of darkness.  After approximately 1.5 hours, depending on the time of year, your guide will bring you back to a traditional open-air enclosure for a lovely dinner under the stars. The 3-course BBQ meal is complemented by wine, cold beer and light refreshments. Relish the atmosphere as you listen to wildlife calls and see the animals come to drink at the waterhole nearby. It’s one of the finest experiences, sitting outside under the star-studded African night sky, relaxing around an open fire with a delicious meal, a couple of drinks and good company. Your driver will drop you back to your hotel once the group is ready at around 10:00 PM.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from Victoria Falls town
  • Guide
  • 3-course BBQ meal
  • Wine, cold beer and light refreshments
  • Insect repellent - if requested
  • Small-group tour with a maximum of 9 people
  • 15 for National Park Fees to be paid upon arrival prior to the activity
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 4 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • The minimum age is 4 years and the minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • It is recommended that you wear warm clothing in winter
  • Please advise of any specific dietary requirements at the time of booking
  • The tour is wheelchair accessible, please advise at the time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required
  • All guides are first aid qualified and all trip leaders carry a rifle, a communication radio and a first aid kit
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 8 reviews

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This was amazing!!!

You start out in daylight, stop for some amazing appetizers and drinks. Then head out to see more wildlife. We seen giraffes, zebras, warthogs, water buffalo, black rhino and lots of Impalas. We then sat down to a delicious meal in the bush. Salad and an assortment of grilled meats. Of course dessert too.

July 5, 2019

The safari guide was very experienced and had a lot of interesting knowledge of the different animals that we saw. Unfortunately we did not see a lot of animals, probably because of the rain that day. Would recommend living on the Zimbabwe side as there will be an additional 20$ for transfer over the boarder. The dinner was great, a lot of good local African food! Also when ordering with get your guide, there are a lot of middlemen, because they sends the booking to their travel agency which again book the trip at the company that actually arrange the activity. So would think that you would save some money going directly to the source. However, even though there were a lot of different companies, guides and different drivers to keep track on it worked very well.

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December 14, 2018

Crazy good !

Amazing afternoon and evening, Patrick was a fabulous guide. We saw elephants, giraffes, rhinos, zebras and many other animals. We also had a pit stop in the park where they provided some drinks (alcoholic and non). The dinner was cooked to perfection, a lovely soup starter, a selection of meats for main with rice and other side dishes and a home made fruit trifle which was unbelievable. I would do this again in a heartbeat. What an experience!!!

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September 23, 2018

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