Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe

Known for:

  • Top notch safari guides
  • Victoria Falls
  • canoeing on the Zambezi River
  • lots of elephants
  • hospitality
  • viewing wildlife from open vehicle, on foot, from platforms and hides, from canoes
  • Great Zimbabwe
  • uncrowded national parks and private concessions
  • beautiful landscapes
  • high adrenaline adventure- Class V rafting on the Zambezi River, bungee jumping and more

We suggest you visit:

  • Mana Pools
  • Hwange National Park
  • Victoria Falls
  • Matobo Hills National Park

Cool things to do:

  • Camp along the Zambezi River in Mana Pools
  • Watch wildlife from platforms and hides (The Hide Safari Camp, Makalolo and Somalisa have great ones)
  • Take in the splendor and spiritual vibe of the Matopos
  • Share in a meal with Flater Ncube at her home in Victoria Falls
  • Wander the hallways at the Victoria Falls Hotel, and take in the history of the area through their wonderful photographs
  • Experience the remote and untamed Chizarira National Park

Practical Info:

Seasons

June-Oct: “dry season” – best time for overall game viewing

Dec-Mar: “emerald season” – best time for birding and great for photography

Official Language: English