60 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

60 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

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60 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + Drive:  22​h 15​min
1
Hwange National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 15​min
2
Gweru
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Masvingo
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Chimanimani
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Mutare
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Nyanga
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
7
Wedza
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
Harare
— 8 nights
Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
9
Bulawayo
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
10
Matobo National Park - The Matopos
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h
11
Victoria Falls
— 6 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Manchester

4
nights
Hwange National Park

Hwange National Park ©
Hwange National Park is known for parks and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Hwange National Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Hwange National Park tour planner .

Manchester, UK to Hwange National Park is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central African Time (CAT), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Manchester in February; daily highs in Hwange National Park reach 32°C and lows reach 22°C. On the 8th (Fri), you'll travel to Gweru.

Things to do in Hwange National Park

Parks Nature
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Hwange National Park ©
Hwange National Park

4
nights
Gweru

Gweru ©
Gweru is a city near the centre of Zimbabwe. Gweru is known for parks and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Theresa Cathedral, tour the pleasant surroundings at Antelope Park, and make a trip to Danamombe.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Gweru trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Hwange National Park to Gweru takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Gweru when traveling from Hwange National Park in February, with lows around 18°C. On the 13th (Wed), you'll travel to Masvingo.

Things to do in Gweru

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Antelope Park ©
Antelope Park
St Theresa Cathedral ©
St Theresa Cathedral
Danamombe ©
Danamombe

5
nights
Masvingo

Masvingo ©
Masvingo is a town in south-eastern Zimbabwe and the capital of Masvingo Province. Masvingo is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Great Zimbabwe and explore the activities along Kyle Recreational Park.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Masvingo trip planner .

You can drive from Gweru to Masvingo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In February, daytime highs in Masvingo are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. On the 18th (Mon), you'll travel to Chimanimani.

Things to do in Masvingo

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Kyle Recreational Park ©
Kyle Recreational Park
Great Zimbabwe National Monument ©
Great Zimbabwe National Monument

4
nights
Chimanimani

Chimanimani ©
Chimanimani District is a mountainous area in the province of Manicaland, eastern Zimbabwe. Take a break from the city and head to Chimanimani Mountains National Park and Bridal Veil Falls. Step out of Chimanimani to go to Birchenough Bridge and see Birchenough Bridge, which is approximately 1h 15 min away.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Chimanimani trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Masvingo to Chimanimani in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus, train, and car. February in Chimanimani sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. On the 22nd (Fri), you're off toMutare.

Things to do in Chimanimani

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Birchenough Bridge
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Chimanimani Mountains National Park ©
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls
Birchenough Bridge ©
Birchenough Bridge

5
nights
Mutare

Mutare ©
Zimbabwe's third-largest city, Mutare is surrounded by hills and allows you to experience a relaxed rural-type atmosphere.
Take a break from the city and head to Leopard Rock Golf and Country Club and Vumba Botanical Gardens and Reserve. Get a sense of the local culture at Holy Trinity Catholic Cathedral and Mutare Museum. There's more to do: try to win big at Leopard Rock Casino and take some stellar pictures from Prince of Wales View.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Mutare road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Chimanimani to Mutare takes 2.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Mutare are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. On the 27th (Wed), you're off toNyanga.

Things to do in Mutare

Golf Outdoors Parks
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Vumba Botanical Gardens and Reserve ©
Holy Trinity Catholic Cathedral ©
Holy Trinity Catholic Cathedral
Mutare Museum ©
Mutare Museum

5
nights
Nyanga

Nyanga ©
Nyanga is a town in Zimbabwe. Escape the urban bustle at Mount Nyangani and Inyangombe Falls. Step out of Nyanga to go to Makoni and see Chirinda Forest Reserve, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. It doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Mtarazi Falls and make a trip to World's View.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Nyanga online tour itinerary planner .

Drive from Mutare to Nyanga in 2 hours. February in Nyanga sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. You'll set off for Wedza on the 4th (Mon).

Things to do in Nyanga

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Chirinda Forest Reserve
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Mount Nyangani ©
Mount Nyangani
Mtarazi Falls ©
Mtarazi Falls
Inyangombe Falls ©
Inyangombe Falls

5
nights
Wedza

Wedza ©
Wedza is a district in the province of Mashonaland East, Zimbabwe. Get outdoors at Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation and Gosho Park.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Wedza trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Nyanga to Wedza takes 3 hours. In March, daytime highs in Wedza are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. On the 9th (Sat), you'll travel to Harare.

Things to do in Wedza

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Gosho Park
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Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation ©
Gosho Park ©
Gosho Park

8
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Catholic Cathedral and Anglican Cathedral. Get outdoors at Wild Is Life Trust and ZEN and Kuimba Shiri Bird Sanctuary. The adventure continues: take in the exciting artwork at The Shona Sculpture Gallery, appreciate the history behind National Heroes Acre, admire the masterpieces at Chapungu Sculpture Park, and admire all the interesting features of Tengenenge Farm.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Harare trip planning site .

You can drive from Wedza to Harare in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In March, daytime highs in Harare are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Bulawayo.

Things to do in Harare

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

Mavuradonha Wilderness Area
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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

5
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.
Get in touch with nature at Matobo National Park and Safaris. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Natural History Museum and Khami Ruins. Spend the 22nd (Fri) exploring nature at Tshabalala Game Sanctuary. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Bulawayo Railway Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Nesbitt Castle, stroll around The Hillside Dams Conservancy, and contemplate the long history of Old Bulawayo.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bulawayo online road trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Harare to Bulawayo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Matobo National Park - The Matopos.

Things to do in Bulawayo

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 17 — 22:
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Matobo National Park ©
Matobo National Park
Safaris
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

5
nights
Matobo National Park - The Matopos

Matobo National Park - The Matopos ©
Matobo National Park - The Matopos is known for nature and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Matobo Hills and don't miss a visit to Cecil Rhode's Burial Place.

You can plan Matobo National Park - The Matopos trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from Bulawayo to Matobo National Park - The Matopos takes 2 hours. In March in Matobo National Park - The Matopos, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. You will leave for Victoria Falls on the 27th (Wed).

Things to do in Matobo National Park - The Matopos

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 22 — 27:
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Matobo Hills ©
Matobo Hills
Cecil Rhode's Burial Place ©
Cecil Rhode's Burial Place

6
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.
Head to Cultural Vibes Music Shop and Prime Art Galleryfor some retail therapy. Get outdoors at Safaris and Walking tours. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, buy something for everyone on your list at Elephant's Walk Shopping and Artist's Village, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Victoria Falls online trip builder .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Matobo National Park - The Matopos to Victoria Falls in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In March, daily temperatures in Victoria Falls can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 27 — Apr 2:
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Safaris
Zipline

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