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Safaris in Zimbabwe

A country brimming with captivating landscapes, rich history, vibrant cultures, and incredible wildlife, Zimbabwe is the perfect destination for an adventure-filled holiday.

From the renowned Hwange National Park to the landscapes of the Matobo Hills, safaris in Zimbabwe offer a rare opportunity to witness Africa's wildlife in its most authentic and unspoiled habitats. Prepare to be captivated by close encounters with majestic creatures and the raw beauty of the African wilderness, as Zimbabwe invites you to discover the magic of a Southern Afica safari in a truly unique way.

Five Reasons to go on a Safari in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe beckons adventurers to its stunning landscapes for a safari experience like no other. Here are compelling reasons to visit this remarkable country:


1. Wildlife

Zimbabwe boasts a magnificent showcase of African wildlife, making it a premier safari destination. It is one of the few places where you can encounter the renowned "Big 5" – Elephant, Lion, Rhino, Leopard, and Buffalo. Moreover, the country hosts an astonishing variety of bird species and unique animals, such as the elusive king cheetah in Gonarezhou and the Samango monkey in the Eastern Highlands. Zimbabwe's remote and pristine wilderness offers an excellent chance for unforgettable wildlife encounters.

 

2. Incredible People

Zimbabweans are known for their warmth and hospitality, always ready to extend a helping hand to visitors. The country's expert guides are highly skilled, ensuring your safety and enhancing your overall experience. With a strong command of the English language, communication with these guides is seamless. Zimbabwe's safari guides are renowned throughout Africa for their expertise, whether you're exploring the bush by vehicle, on foot, or by water, as seen in the exceptional Mana Pools National Park.

 

3. Victoria Falls

Witness the awe-inspiring spectacle of Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. This colossal waterfall, 1,708 meters wide and 108 meters high, offers an unparalleled display of nature's grandeur. Its breathtaking size and beauty surpass even Niagara Falls, creating the largest curtain of falling water on the planet. A visit to Victoria Falls promises a mesmerizing experience that leaves you in sheer wonder.

 

4. National Parks

Zimbabwe boasts a wealth of national parks, each offering a unique and unforgettable experience. From the vast Hwange National Park with its lush vegetation and abundant wildlife to the enchanting Nyanga, Chimanimani, and Matobo Hills National Parks, the country's commitment to preserving its ecosystems and wildlife is evident. Political changes have spurred renewed efforts to protect these natural treasures.

 

5. Activities

Zimbabwe offers a diverse range of safari activities, catering to every type of adventurer. Explore the wild on foot with guided walking safaris, traverse the landscapes on two wheels during thrilling cycling adventures, or paddle your way through serene waterways while canoeing.



 
 








 


 
 








 


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