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Zimbabwe incentive travel promises an unforgettable journey for those seeking a perfect blend of luxury, adventure, and cultural exploration. The country boasts a rich cultural tapestry with diverse ethnic groups contributing to its vibrant traditions in music, dance, and art. Renowned for its stunning landscapes and abundant wildlife, the country offers numerous national parks ideal for wildlife safaris and eco-tourism adventures, including Victoria Falls, recognized as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World and revered as the largest waterfall globally. Beyond the adrenaline-fueled experiences at Victoria Falls, guests can also enjoy game drives and walking safaris for an up-close encounter with the fascinating local wildlife.

Embarking on this bucket-list journey is a profound and gratifying experience, offering a glimpse into the extraordinary wonders of Zimbabwe and beyond. From traversing the African Sahara in search of magnificent creatures to marveling at the majestic beauty of Victoria Falls, every moment has is filled with awe and excitement. If you’re looking for an unforgettable adventure, Zimbabwe promises to exceed your expectations and leave a lasting impression. I’m thrilled to share the highlights of my journey with you, and I encourage you to embark on your own exploration of this remarkable destination.

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls presents an ideal destination for corporate incentive trips or President’s Club events due to its breathtaking natural beauty and array of adventure activities. The sheer size and power of the falls offer a mesmerizing backdrop for corporate gatherings, providing a unique and memorable experience for attendees. The surrounding area boasts luxurious accommodation options with world-class amenities, ensuring a comfortable stay for guests. Additionally, the region offers opportunities for team-building through adrenaline-pumping activities like bungee jumping and white-water rafting. Attendees can also explore the area’s rich cultural heritage through cultural tours and interactions with indigenous communities. Exclusive event spaces and dining options provide opportunities for memorable culinary experiences against the stunning backdrop of the falls or a scenic train ride to a remote location, dining under the stars in the middle of the bush with sounds of surrounding wildlife. Furthermore, Victoria Falls offers ample opportunities for relaxation and rejuvenation, with options such as spa treatments and sunset cruises on the Zambezi River. Overall, Victoria Falls combines natural beauty, adventure, luxury, and cultural experiences, making it an ideal destination for corporate retreats in a business casual setting. 

Victoria Falls Hotel, courtesy of the hotel

Victoria Falls Hotel

Known for its rich history and iconic status. the historic Victoria Falls Hotel is an outstanding choice for incentive travel. With 161 rooms and suites, the hotel offers a range of luxurious accommodations, each exuding colonial charm and elegance. Its prime location provides easy access to Victoria Falls, enhancing the overall experience with breathtaking views. Alongside its distinguished ambiance, the hotel boasts fine dining options, impeccable service, and a variety of amenities tailored to corporate groups. From conference facilities to team-building activities and leisure options, the Victoria Falls Hotel ensures a rewarding and enjoyable stay for incentive travelers. This blend of luxury, convenience, and historical allure makes it an exceptional destination for corporate incentive trips, leaving attendees with pleasant memories of their time at this esteemed hotel. 

Stan doing the Gorge Swing Free Fall

Victoria Falls Group Activities

In Victoria Falls, attendees can immerse themselves in several group activities, ensuring an unforgettable experience amidst the breathtaking natural surroundings. A tram ride to Victoria Falls Bridge offers the opportunity to witness a captivating sunrise over the falls from the iconic bridge, setting the tone for a memorable day. For an even more awe-inspiring perspective, a helicopter ride over Victoria Falls and the Zambezi River provides a bird’s-eye view of the magnificent landscape, allowing participants to marvel at the sheer grandeur of the Falls from above. Additionally, exploring Zambezi National Park with a guided walking tour allows guests to explore the park’s beauty, with 12 breathtaking vista lookouts providing up-close views of the falls. Thrill-seekers can also opt for white-water rafting on the Zambezi River or bungee jumping off the Victoria Falls Bridge, fostering a sense of camaraderie and shared excitement among participants. Cultural tours offer insights into the region’s rich heritage, while sunset cruises along the Zambezi River provide a tranquil setting for unwinding and socializing. With activities catering to a range of interests and preferences, attendees can forge lasting memories and strengthen bonds during their time in Victoria Falls. 

Stan at the Elephant Sanctuary & Orphanage

Victoria Falls Independent Activities

In addition to organized group activities, attendees in Victoria Falls can engage in a variety of independent pursuits, allowing them to tailor their experience to their interests and preferences. For those seeking adventure, Wild Horizons Adventure Activities offer an adrenaline-filled experience with options such as ziplining, gorge swinging, and flying fox, providing an exhilarating way to explore the natural wonders of the area. Attendees can also experience the local culture and shopping scene by exploring the shops in Victoria Falls, immersing themselves in the vibrant atmosphere while discovering unique souvenirs and artisanal crafts. For a more immersive cultural experience, guests can participate in crafting sessions with local artisans, gaining insights into traditional techniques and creating meaningful mementos of their time in Victoria Falls. Additionally, a visit to the Elephant Sanctuary & Orphanage provides an opportunity to interact with these majestic creatures up close, where guests can pet and feed the elephants, creating unforgettable memories while supporting conservation efforts. These independent activities offer attendees the flexibility to explore Victoria Falls at their own pace, fostering a deeper connection with the destination and creating lasting impressions of their visit. 

Linkwasha Camp, courtesy of Wilderness Destinations

Linkwasha Camp

A safari through the African Savanna is a must and should be included in your incentive trip itinerary, and we recommend a split program to experience the best of both worlds. A short 45-minute flight from Victoria Fallas to Linkwasha delivers your group to Linkwasha Camp; a premiere choice for incentive or President’s Club trips located on the edge of Hwange National Park. Your guests will get their first jaw-dropping views of local wildlife while cruising from the airstrip to the camp. Linkwasha Camp, epitomizes luxury and exclusivity, offering spacious and elegant accommodations that ensure a comfortable and indulgent retreat for attendees. With its stylish design, first-class amenities, and impeccable service, the camp sets the stage for a truly memorable and rewarding stay. The camp’s prime location within Hwange National Park, one of Zimbabwe’s premier wildlife reserves, provides unparalleled opportunities for unforgettable safari experiences.

Giraffe Spotted on Safari in Hwange National Park

Linkwasha Activities

During their stay at Linkwasha Camp, guests can embark on game drives led by knowledgeable guides, encountering an abundance of iconic African wildlife, including elephants, lions, and leopards, against the diverse landscapes. The camp offers a range of activities and experiences tailored to corporate groups, including guided nature walks, birdwatching excursions, and cultural interactions with local communities. These activities foster team bonding, personal enrichment, and a deeper appreciation for the natural and cultural heritage of the region. An absolute must-do during the midday break is the opportunity to view elephants up close at the watering hole from the underground bunker. It’s extraordinary! Depending on the time of year, guests can also take a refreshing dip in the camp pool, adding a splash of leisure to this exceptional adventure.

Are You Ready to Begin Your Adventure to Zimbabwe?

Whether you’re in search of thrilling adventures, cultural immersions, or simply unwinding, Zimbabwe has everything you desire, promising an unforgettable experience for every traveler. Get started today! Brightspot can help you plan your next incentive trip to Zimbabwe and embark on a journey filled with excitement and discovery.  

Very special thanks to Sid and Cheryl Hayes with Exclusive Touch AfricaAs a result of their strong local connections, knowledge of the area, and access to key sights, we enjoyed an immersive and culturally-rich experience that left us anxious to return.   

Stan Hershenow

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