Zimbabwe is another safari paradise, with excellent concentrations of wildlife, and awe-inspiring attractions such as the Victoria Falls, one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Zimbabwe is a particularly good destination for walking and canoeing safaris.
Political and Economic considerations
Zimbabwe has recently become embroiled in political and economic instability, which has resulted in many tourists staying away from this area (with the exception of Victoria Falls). However, the regions of Hwange, Mana Pools, and Matusadona are safe to visit, and excellent rates are available for these regions.
The world famous Victoria Falls, known locally as ‘Mosi-oa-Tunya’ (‘The smoke that thunders’), is one of the seven natural wonders in the world and is a world heritage site. The views of the Victoria Falls from the Zimbabwean side are almost unblievable. Add to the amazing scenery – excellent accommodation, easy access to some of the best safari destinations and its not too difficult to work out why the Victoria Falls is one of Southern Africa’s top destinations, especially for Honeymoons The Victoria Falls
Arguably, sustaining the greatest variety of wildlife of any conservation area in the world. Buffalo and Elephant are especially prevalent in this region. As there is no permanent water in the Hwange National Park, game viewing is excellent as the wild animals are forced to congregate near water holes Hwange National Park
Lake Kariba, Matusadona and Mana Pools, are often referred to as the “water wilderness” safari regions of Zimbabwe. Lake Kariba is excellent for fishing, and the sunsets across the water are out of this world.
On the shores of Lake Kariba lies Matusadona National Park, which is home to a vast array of wildlife including elephant, rhino, buffalo, leopard, lion, and plenty of hippos to name just a few. Further down the Zambezi is Mana Pools, a truly wild and untamed corner of Africa. Lake Kariba, Matusadona and Mana Pools
Makalolo Plains is situated in a remote area within the vast Hwange National Park and is one of the few camps built within the Park. Hwange is legendary for its wonderful array of wildlife and massive herds of Elephant and Buffalo, especially in the dryer winter months.
Matetsi offers an unrivalled river experience in addition to spectacular game viewing and bird watching. Guests at Matetsi Water Lodge can choose from twice- daily game drives, boat cruises and canoe trips or an excursion to the Victoria Falls
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