14 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

14 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

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14 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
Victoria Falls
— 5 nights
Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
2
Bulawayo
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 30​min
3
Harare
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  30​h
End: New York City

5
nights
Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls, a Zimbabwean town near the eponymous waterfall, serves as one of two prime gateway points to the majestic cascade and its surrounding national park.
Spend the 3rd (Wed) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and look for gifts at Cultural Vibes Music Shop.

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New York City, USA to Victoria Falls is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from New York City to Victoria Falls. Traveling from New York City in June, Victoria Falls is slightly colder at night with lows of 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bulawayo.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Victoria Falls Bridge ©
Victoria Falls Bridge

3
nights
Bulawayo

Bulawayo ©
A vacation in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe's second-largest city, offers a pleasant base for wider explorations of some of the country's national parks and game reserves.
Explore Bulawayo's surroundings by going to Matobo National Park - The Matopos (Cecil Rhode's Burial Place & Matobo Hills). Spend the 7th (Sun) exploring nature at Matobo National Park. There's still lots to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, see the interesting displays at Bulawayo Railway Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Nesbitt Castle, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bulawayo trip planner .

Getting from Victoria Falls to Bulawayo by combination of flight and taxi takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Harare.

Things to do in Bulawayo

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Matobo National Park - The Matopos
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Matobo National Park ©
Matobo National Park
Matobo Hills ©
Matobo Hills
Cecil Rhode's Burial Place ©
Cecil Rhode's Burial Place

3
nights
Harare

Harare ©
Regarded as the nation's leading commercial, financial, and communications center, Harare attracts tourists with its modern architecture mixed with British colonial influence and traditional African flair.
Harare is known for parks, zoos & aquariums, shopping, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Wild Is Life Trust and ZEN, get your game on at Tamba Tamba, stroll through Twala Trust Animal Sanctuary, and look for gifts at Simpli Simbi.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Harare holiday planner .

Getting from Bulawayo to Harare by combination of taxi and flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June in Harare, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 44°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Harare

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games
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Wild Is Life Trust and ZEN ©
Wild Is Life Trust and ZEN
Thetford Game Reserve ©
Thetford Game Reserve
Twala Trust Animal Sanctuary ©
Twala Trust Animal Sanctuary

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