Zambezi Cruise & Safaris offer a number of unique cruises on Lake Kariba – our iconic cruise navigates the entire 270 kilometre length of the Lake, connecting the finest safari lodges/camps in Hwange National Park, Victoria Falls, and our own permanent lodge in Mana Pools. Our luxury cruise fleet includes Umbozha, The Shikra, Karabezi, Sovereign, Nhingi and Liberty Bell.
Our portfolio of lodges include Pamuzinda and Chengeta Safari Lodges outside of Harare. Masumu River Lodge near Binga and Shashani Matobo Hills – situated in a private game reserve, bordering the Matobo National Park. The recently opened Kariba Safari Lodge overlooking its own beach front on the Lake shore and Crowned Eagle Boutique Hotel with sweeping panoramic views of the Matusadonna mountain range on the horizon (opening mid 2019).
Where we operate
- Bird Watching
- Safaris - Fixed Camp
12 August 2019
Zambezi Cruise & Safaris is pleased to announce completion of a successful operation to cut and bale 5500 bales of grass at Kariba Airport as a first phase of the 30,000 bales we plan to donate. We are currently transporting this to Mana Pools National Park from where it will be distributed as part of a supplementary feeding programme by Mana Stakeholders.Read More
27 June 2019
Zambezi Cruise and Safaris announce that Mana Pools Safari Lodge has diversified from the current successful Group Series market, to include the Free Independent Travellers / Tourist (FIT) market, as part of our holistic understanding for the need of an individualistic approach to travel. Mana Pools Safari Lodge is a key property in Zambezi Cruise and Safaris’ portfolio as they move into the FIT market. With the impending launch of the trans cruiser “Zambezi Adventurer’, which will cruise the entire 270km length of Lake Kariba, between Binga in the west and Kariba Town in the east, creating a unique link to two World Heritage sites – Mana Pools National Park and Victoria Falls – it is the ideal opportunity for the FIT market!Read More
04 June 2019
Zambezi Cruise and Safaris, Zimbabwe’s premier cruise company are delighted to announce the launch of their new 2020 set departure dates for cruises out of Binga on Lake Kariba, departing from the western side of the Lake - a short flight from Victoria Falls. Binga was chosen for its accessibility to the international market coming into Victoria Falls, Botswana’s – Chobe, Livingstone & Hwange (a 2.5 hour drive away), as the perfect 3 night ‘Cruise Safari ADD-ON’ for Group Series and FIT.Read More
21 March 2019
Zambezi Cruise and Safaris are delighted to announce the launch of the newest member of their fleet on Lake Kariba – Sovereign Sovereign underwent major refurbishment during 2018 and boasts 10 luxurious cabins with air conditioning, en-suite shower and WC for that cruise of a lifetime. The generously proportioned lounge and dining area offers panoramic views of the landscape, coupled with stylish interiors. A staircase leads to the top deck, from where our captain commands the vessel. From here you have an enviable bird’s eye view of the lake and its surrounds – a great place to relax on a day bed in the open air.Read More
20 February 2019
Zambezi Cruise & Safaris are proud to introduce, to the international market, the recently opened Kariba Safari Lodge – the latest addition to our lodge portfolio. A complete new build, this lodge offers eight suites and nine lodges, all with stunning Lake Kariba views. Located on 33 acres of naturally wooded hillside, the game fenced property slopes down to a sandy beach (Lake water levels permitting). Clients arriving or departing by one of Zambezi Cruise and Safaris cruise boats are able to embark/disembark on the property.Read More
30 October 2018
Cruising The Best With ZC&S - Zambezi Cruise & Safaris launch new and improved circuits, tours and products.
Zimbabwe’s premier cruise & safaris company, Zambezi Cruise & Safaris is poised to scale new heights in 2019 with the introduction of 8 revamped or brand-new safari lodges and 8 cruise boats in their expanding group.Read More
08 May 2018
Zambezi Cruise & Safaris are delighted to announce an addition to their existing fleet, with the launch of MV Zambezi Adventurer in April 2019.Read More
22 March 2017
Located on the shores of Lake Karibas’ western basin, Binga, this lodge boasts stunning panoramic views with spectacular public areas to enjoy them from. Masumu River Lodge offers a great base to wait in comfort for your cruise departure or transfer post-cruise. Spacious rooms with Lake views are available for those wishing to stay overnight. Optional activities include cultural village tours, fishing and sunset cruises. Read More
09 December 2016
Zambezi Cruise Safaris part of the ‘Dunhu Ramambo Group’ launches its new cruise safaris on Lake Kariba Zimbabwe starting in 2017! A new ‘Unique’ product, providing dates for both Group Series and FITs with set departure dates, or bespoke tailor made trips on its three magnificent cruise boats with 3 cruise routes to choose from & fantastic links to Victoria Falls, Livingstone, Hwange , Chobe and Mana Pools. View our website www.zambezicruise…Read More