Delray Beach, FL, Jan. 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- From astonishing archaeological sites and extensive wildlife sanctuaries to the magnificent Victoria Falls, African Travel, Inc.'s new Small Group Journey Great Zimbabwe Adventure beautifully showcases Zimbabwe, land of "Great Houses of Stone." The ruins for which this country is named are considered to be close to 1,000 years old and extend for over a hundred mile radius. These ancient ruins are just one of the fascinating sights to be seen as part of the Great Zimbabwe Adventure.
You can also look out for the Big Five as they safari in untamed Hwange National Park, and immerse yourself in Zimbabwe's warm hospitality as you explore its historic towns and villages. Carefully selected accommodations, transportation in top-range vehicles and the services of a highly qualified guide ensure that you will travel in absolute comfort and style. Book now through February 28, 2013 and save $600 per person on select departures, with no additional single supplement! 11 days from $3,995 per person.*
Highlights of the Great Zimbabwe Adventure include the ancient ruins of the Medieval Trading Center of Great Zimbabwe, considered the most significant ancient monument south of the Sahara; the misty plains of Nyanga and Mount Nyangani, Zimbabwe's highest mountain; the spectacular Victoria Falls , UNESCO's Natural Wonder and the world's largest falling curtain of water; and thrilling game drives in wildlife-rich Hwange National Park. For a detailed itinerary including accommodations and daily schedule, click here: Great Zimbabwe Adventure.
With the concept of traveler's choice in mind, African Travel Inc.'s Small Group Journeys were developed as a complement to their completely customizable tours. With a maximum group size of 12 guests, you will still enjoy the same personal service and quality accommodations with the added advantage of a dedicated guide and the camaraderie of traveling with others.
For more information and to create your dream safari, contact your favorite Travel Professional, call African Travel, Inc. at (800) 421-8907, or visit www.africantravelinc.com.
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About African Travel, Inc.
African Travel, Inc. creates personalized African safaris and adventures for today's travelers seeking an experience of a lifetime. Established for over 35 years, and with more than 100,000 past travelers, African Travel, Inc. knows all the different ways to safari and how to match each individual client to their own unique experience.
Whether experiencing the great migration in the Serengeti, tracking mountain gorillas in Parc National des Volcans in Rwanda, gliding silently along the Zambezi River viewing wildlife from a canoe, learning desert survival skills from a bushman in the Kalahari in Botswana or sipping champagne while watching the sun descend into the Atlantic from a private balcony in Cape Town, We Know Africa.
African Travel, Inc. won distinction as a Top Safari Outfitter in Travel + Leisure's 2012 World's Best Awards and was nominated by Travel Weekly in their Readers' Choice Awards as a Top Tour Operator and Safari Outfitter. National Geographic includes African Travel, Inc. in their list of "Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth," and African Travel, Inc. is listed as a Travel + Leisure Family Club Tour Partner. African Travel, Inc. is part of The Travel Corporation, which also includes in the USA: Trafalgar, Contiki, Brendan Vacations, Insight Vacations, Red Carnation Hotel Collection, and Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection. In Africa, African Travel, Inc. is proud to have as its sister company, Thompsons Africa, with its extensive network of offices throughout the region. In addition to Thompsons Africa, African Travel, Inc. works closely with a network of highly rated lodge operators in Africa including Wilderness Safaris.
TreadRight is a not-for-profit foundation established by The Travel Corporation to encourage sustainable tourism within our own family of brands, and in the places we visit. To date, TreadRight has donated more than USD 1.5 million to sustainable tourism projects worldwide, and encourages industry best practice by annually supporting the World Travel & Tourism Council's Tourism for Tomorrow awards. To learn more about the many projects TreadRight is funding please visit us at treadright.org.
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*$3,995 per person on the following departures: February 3, June 9, August 18, September 1. Special pricing must be booked by February 28, 2013. Call (800) 421-8907 for availability.
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