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5 Day Itinerary

For your 5-day stay in Gorongosa, you can optimize your time on safari, sip wine as the sun sets, hike a sacred mountain, and experience the local culture by visiting one of the nearby communities. For your five-day stay, we recommend booking these activities:

 

DAY ONE:

Trip to Vinho Community - Join our local guides on a walk to the nearby village of Vinho. You will cross the Pungue River on a dugout canoe on your way to the village. Meet the people and learn about day-to-day life in rural Mozambique and the ways that the National Park has touched the communities. Learn more

Guided Game Drive at Dusk - Afternoon naps are finished and it's time for the lions to find their dinners and for night creatures to begin their day. Take an afternoon game drive and enjoy the beautiful scenery and wildlife of the Park. Sip a drink and watch the sundown to complete the safari experience. Learn more

 

DAY TWO:

Guided Game Drive at Dawn - You'll depart in the morning for this 3-hour game drive in the peaceful dawn just as the animals awake and begin searching for breakfast. See who else is wide-awake in the bush this morning! Learn More

Guided Game Drive at Dusk – Set out for another afternoon game drive and see what animals are on the prowl as dusk falls. Learn more

 

DAY THREE:

A relaxing morning to allow you some rest after your travels and also a chance to take photos of the amazing birdlife in camp and enjoy the pool!

Guided Game Drive at Dusk – Set out for another afternoon game drive and see what animals are on the prowl as dusk falls. Learn more

 

DAY FOUR:

Guided Game Drive at Dawn - You'll depart in the morning for this 3-hour game drive in the peaceful dawn just as the animals awake and begin searching for breakfast. See who else is wide-awake in the bush this morning! Learn More

Sundowner - As the sun begins to dip on the horizon, you will embark to a scenic spot overlooking the Pungue River. As you sip wine, watch the sky's colors change from gold to deep purple. Learn More

 

DAY FIVE:

Guided Game Drive at Dawn – For your last day in Gorongosa, get the most out of your safari experience and see if you can tick some ‘must-see’ animals off your checklist. Learn More

Guided Game Drive at Dusk – Take in your final bush experience in Gorongosa and watch the sun sink down as hundreds of birds swarm for their evening meals on the Sungue River. Learn more

Game Drive Map

Animal Guides & Checklists

 Mammal Checklist

 Bird Field Guide

 Bird Checklist