Zimbabwe is a landlocked country in southern Africa known for its dramatic landscape and diverse wildlife, much of it within parks, reserves and safari areas. On the Zambezi River, Victoria Falls make a thundering 108m drop into narrow Batoka Gorge, where there’s white-water rafting and bungee-jumping. Downstream are Matusadona and Mana Pools national parks, home to hippos, rhinos and birdlife.
For those looking to experience some of Africa’s best and biggest game, Zimbabwe is a prime destination. With several National Parks containing ‘The Classic Big 5’ – Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Leopard and Buffalo – travellers to the country have increased opportunities and probability of coming into contact with these animals. In addition, with the combined benefit of the excellent professional guiding and the untouched and remote destinations, guests are treated to up close and personal experiences of animals in their natural and wildest of environments. Zimbabwe also offers excellent Birding experiences.
Zimbabwe is a country made of up diverse landscapes and wildlife experiences. With such a large selection of National Parks so many unique destinations to choose from, each embodying its own unique character, guests are guaranteed distinctive and memorable wildlife encounters, settings and attractions.
Zimbabwe’s destinations can easily be combined with other countries e.g., Botswana, South Africa, and even Zambia leaving you with more memories than you would have expected.
Zimbabwe is an all year round destination. However, the best game viewing experience would be during the dry season, May-October, when animals gather around the rivers and the water-holes.
Harare International Airport-This airport is mostly used for entry into Victoria Falls .The best route to take into Harare is via Johannesburg. There aren’t many options especially for direct flights into Zimbabwe.