Best of Zimbabwe; Victoria falls is Zimbabwe’s prime tourist destination. The most visited in Africa. Discover Zimbabwe and its very best safari, nature and cultural heritage as you take on this tour that travels through Bulawayo, Great Zimbabwe and Hwange.
First stop Victoria Falls. Best of Zimbabwe Tour is the highlights of Zimbabwe as a country that will surprise many. The Victoria Falls is the biggest waterfalls in the World. It spans for over 1700 meters and falls to a depth of 110 meters.
Hwange National park is one of Zimbabwe’s nature reserve. It has more than 450 species of birds, huge herds of elephants and buffaloes, scores of varieties of antelopes rangid from eland, kudus and impalas. Just outside the national park there is a rehabilitation centre for painted dogs.The park is 14,6 ha in area and in this dry region of Matebeland North province water is scarce. The dry resistant trees like Mopani/butterfly trees and mostly acaccia provide food and shadow to rest under from the scotching heat.
Hwange national park on the other hand has 19 species of big mammals. The park boasts of conservation programs. Notably the painted-dogs. There is a good number of safari lodges in Hwange. All designed to be able view wildlife.
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Matopo National park is well known for the conservation of the white and black rhino, both species are endangered already. The national park has scores of other animals as well as birds although the hilly landscape makes it difficult to see further. There is also the grave site of Cecil John Rhodes, the architecture of the colony of Zimbabwe, Zambia and Malawi. The warmth and silence of the national park makes it more close to nature to anyone wanting to relax. The balancing rocks on the hills are a rare sight you can never have elsewhere in the World. In the company of a ranger you can walk on the park in search of the rhinos.
Great Zimbabwe has the oldest ruins in the region that dates back to the 11th century. The stone walls are still standing today. Before you leave there is another safari in South Africa’s best national park. The Kruger national park stretches for over 300 km.