Walk With Lions
Walk side by side with lions. Experience close contact with lions and photograph this memorable experience. Don’t miss these incredible opportunities that will provide you with memories for life.
Drinks, Return transfers, Snacks, Tea & coffee, Tour Guide
07:00, 10:30, 16:00
WALK WITH LIONS VICTORIA FALLS
(US$150 per person)
Accompanied by professional guides, you will walk side by side with lions. This is an intimate experience. Learn about their habitat and behavior and the conservation challenges they face in the wild. You can experience close contact with the lions and photograph this memorable experience. Join one of the lion walks and don’t miss these incredible experiences that will provide you with memories for life.
You will be collected from your lodge or accommodation and transported to a private game reserve where the friendly hospitality team will have welcome refreshments ready for you. After this you will be shown a short film (7 mins) about the lion release program and related research, community and conservation projects. After a safety briefing, you’re ready to meet the lion cubs for their bush walk. At all times you’ll be accompanied by the experienced guides, handlers and scouts, allowing you the freedom to watch the lions play, hunt and enjoy their natural habitat. When the lions rest, as they sometimes like to – there may be time for a photo opportunity!
During the bush walk, please feel free to ask any questions about lions as a species, or the latest updates on the progress of the release program. The walk with lions Victoria Falls lasts approximately 45 mins to 1 hour.
You will also be provided with a breakfast (morning walks) or snacks (afternoon walks) and soft drinks.
Film footage of your Walk with lions in Victoria Falls will be shown after the walk. You can purchase a DVD and take with you. So please bring extra cash for this. Other merchandise supporting the release program is also available.
LION INTERACTION VICTORIA FALLS (US$75 per person)
Spend a precious twenty minutes with the lions in their natural environment. You will be collected from your accommodation and transported to the Lion Interaction reception near Masuwe Lodge where the guides await your arrival. You will be shown the ALERT information film about the release program before receiving your safety briefing. The lions are already in the Bush and you will be escorted to spend around 20 minutes with the lions.
WALK WITH LIONS VICTORIA FALLS – WHAT TO WEAR / BRING?
It is advised to wear long trousers (if you are comfortable in shorts then this is fine too), closed shoes, neutral bush colours, and not to have any dangly items such as belts or scarves that the lion cubs might want to play with! Unfortunately, anyone wearing skirts or bright colours will not be allowed on the walk. Do bring your camera, water, sunscreen, mosquito repellent. You can lock away any other personal items for safe-keeping for the duration of the walk.
You will also be advised of any other safety regulations that you will need to follow on your arrival at Walk with lions Victoria Falls.