Thorntree River Lodge

Situated on the Zambian bank of the Zambezi River, within the renowned Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park and just 15 kilometres upstream from the spectacular Victoria Falls lies the secluded Thorntree River Lodge.

The Grand African Safari

This once-in-a-lifetime tour highlights the best of Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Botswana & South Africa. Meet the Big 5 in the world's best wildlife parks, explore spectacular Ngorongoro Crater, fly over breathtaking Victoria Falls and explore Africa's finest cities by private guide. More Info

Best of Southern Africa

This grand voyage puts the best of southern Africa at your fingertips. Witness thundering Victoria Falls, safari through the lush Okavango Delta, meet the Big Five in Kruger Park, and discover vibrant Cape Town. More Info

Victoria Falls to the Okavango Delta

Discover the "smoke that thunders" at Victoria Falls before exploring the wilds of the Okavango Delta in luxury. More Info

Zambia Signature

You lie, perfectly still, listening to the rustling and snapping of the dry grasses just outside your tent. Then you hear it; a slow, rhythmic panting that builds, then fades as the wild thing passes on its way to a nearby watering hole. More Info

Victoria Falls Luxury

ZAMBIA The best location in the region built near the lip of the falls. An appropriate setting for this world wonder. More Info

    Standard Chalets

    Each secluded and spacious room overlooks the Zambezi River. Enjoy the African bush and Zambezi River from your own covered verandah. All rooms offer bathroom en-suite facilities and are designed with comfort and space in mind. With 6 twin rooms and 2 honeymoon suites, Thorntree River Lodge offers its guests a unique and personal African experience all year round. Thorntree River Lodge offers exclusivity in an unspoiled setting envied by many but experienced by few.

      Thorntree River Lodge Restaurants

      Welcoming drinks and excellent cuisine are enjoyed from the centrally situated lounge and dining area. There is also a swimming pool with a water level bar and a thatched lapa in which to simply relax during the heat of the day. An assortment of pre-dinner snacks are prepared on the deck at sundowner time, when guests can enjoy the Zambezi's famous sunsets and perhaps watch the regular procession of Elephant as they follow an age-old migration route that runs directly in front of the Zambia safari lodge.

        Thorntree River Lodge Activities

        Thorntree River Lodge offers stimulating wildlife adventures: up-close and personal encounters with elephants; cruises on the Lady Livingstone, a three-decker vessel perfect for viewing hippos and crocodiles; walks with lions in Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park and Masuwe Estate; hikes in the rainforest on the lip of the falls chasm; helicopter 'Flight of Angels' trips with fabulous vistas of the falls, river and its many islands; picnics on Livingstone Island; game drives, canoeing, white water rafting, tandem kayaking, abseiling, and bungi-jumping.

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