Top 4 Zimbabwe Tourist Places

Aashutosh MishraJul 27 . 6 min read

Zimbabwe country is a landlocked in southern Africa known for its dramatic landscape and diverse wildlife, many of which are located in parks, reserves and safari areas. Zimbabwe tourist places as the premier safari destination in some of Africa's best guides, the torrents of Victoria Falls thunder, and the pristine wilderness areas alive with predator and prey dramas.

Zimbabwe tourism generated around 66.00 million US Dollar alone. Zimbabwe tourism also ensures safe and exciting travel in its country.

This Zimbabwe country offers a wide variety of wildlife, outstanding natural beauty, spectacular waterfalls, long savanna, miombo forests, and countless species of birds and fish.

 

1-Hwange National Park

This Zimbabwe tourist places is located on the border of Botswana, its 1.4 million hectares are home to a wide variety of habitats, vegetation and wildlife. The park's mopane and teak forests, meadows and shrublands offer a true wilderness experience and some great gaming opportunities. Declared as a national park over 75 years ago, Wanghe is known for its herds of buffalo and elephants and the incredible variety of more than 100 species of mammals. Black-backed jackals, bat-eared foxes, baboons, porcupines, aardwolfs, spotted hyenas, caracals, leopards, African wildcats, lions, southern giraffes, hippo, waltog, and barchel zebras are all in Fanghe. Numerous grassland deer and antelopes in the park provide predators with abundant food sources. Recently, many white rhinos have also been reintroduced into Wange. The park offers wonderful wild birds. Here you can find snook birds such as the red-eyed shrike, the snooked shrike, the snook bush robin, the cut-throat finch, the snooked-eyed bulbul, and the snooked-eyed butterfly. The plains are inhabited by water pipits, lark, and wheatear, and are also rich in birds of prey such as the martial eagle. During the summer, the list of birds expands significantly with migratory birds such as southern carmine bee-eaters, black kites, and rollers in the broader sense. Zimbabwe tourism provide care and maintains its National Park very well.

 

2-Lake Kariba, Zimbabwe

In terms of volume, Lake Kariba is the largest artificial lake and reservoir in the world. It is over 140 miles long and can be up to 20 miles wide. This Zimbabwe tourist places is located near Zambezi River, approximately halfway between the headwaters and estuary, about 800 miles upstream from the Indian Ocean, on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe. Lake Kariba was buried between 1958 and 1963 after the completion of the Kariba Dam and flooded the Kariba Valley on the Zambezi River. Before Lake Kariba was filled, existing vegetation was burned, creating a thick layer of fertile soil on the bottom land. As a result, Lake Kariba's ecology is vibrant and contains fish such as capenta and tigerfish, crocodiles, elephants, hippo, and abundant birds such as ospreys and cormorants. Lake Kariba is a beautiful lake with a particularly atmospheric atmosphere, and there is no doubt that you will be fascinated by the spectacular sunsets and dramatic views in this Zimbabwe area.

 

3-Mana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe

This Zimbabwe tourist places is located in the middle reaches of the Zambezi River, 100 km below Lake Kariba, Mana Pools National Park (as shown in the Zimbabwe images) is located in the heart of the Zambezi Valley. It is a beautiful, remote place with spectacular views of rivers, floodplains, canopies and cliffs of the rift zone that flow across the Zambian border. The park covers an area of ​​2,000 square kilometers, many of which are only accessible on foot, making it a truly pristine habitat. This area of ​​the Zambezi River is famous for its four basins: Maine, Chine, Long and Chisanbuk. These basins are the remains of river canals that stopped flowing many years ago. In addition, these small seasonal pools, scattered inland, retain water all year round and attract a wide variety of wildlife and birds (as shown in the Zimbabwe images). River forests line the river, and ponds and giant mature acacia trees provide a shaded canopy for the vegetation below. This beautiful area is the second World Heritage Site in Zimbabwe. The area is known for its large population of elephants, buffalo, hippo and eland, which are concentrated along the river, especially during the dry season. The protein-rich seed pods of the Ana tree provide essential food for many species and are a popular feed for elephants. Predators are witnessed on a regular basis, and bird life is particularly good for mopane forest and river species, with many local features such as collared palm thrush, racket nishibup, crimson ribbon sunbird, and black throat accordion.

 

4-Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Rising fog, roaring, and the gaping abyss of rolling large amounts of water add to the sights and dramas of a visit to Victoria Falls. With a height of 108 m (354 ft) and a width of 1,708 m (5,604 ft), Victoria Falls is the largest waterfall curtain on the planet. This Zimbabwe tourist place forms the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia. Along the basalt cliffs next to the waterfall, there are many small paths that follow the wind. There you can see the trumpeter hornbill roaming the canyon. The fog rising from the canyon creates a rainforest-like ecosystem, and you can walk between the dripping figs, palms and mahogany trees for a closer look at the rolling water. You'll also have the chance to see vervet monkeys and baboons in the vegetation, as well as black eagle and hawks soaring overhead in this Zimbabwe area. A nice way to spend the night here is to dine on the Bush Truck Express, a restored 1920s steam locomotive that runs along part of the railroad from Cape to Cairo on Tuesdays and Fridays from the Zimbabwe city. The train passes through Victoria Falls National Park to the Victoria Falls Bridge, built in 1905 by the British colonialist Cecil Rhodes. After stopping to take a picture of the waterfall sunset, the train proceeds to siding and a five-course meal is served on board. See more wildlife on a game drive in Victoria Falls National Park, home of zebras, giraffes, buffalo, eland and impala. Or visit Chobe National Park in Botswana for about an hour and a half by car and enjoy a full-day safari. After cruising along the Chobe River in search of spoonbills, tokis and crimson bee-eaters, embark on an afternoon game drive through the park's fertile floodplain. The area is home to wildebeests, lions and hyenas, as well as huge herds of elephants.

 

Frequently Asked Questions [FAQ’s]:

·       Tell about Zimbabwe city Harare.

Harare is the capital of Zimbabwe in north-eastern side. The University of Harare is one of the finest.

 

·       Where is Zimbabwe located?

Zimbabwe country is a landlocked in southern Africa. It is well known for its wildlife and nature.



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