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Balancing Rocks, Harare

Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The Balancing Rocks are geomorphological features of igneous rocks found in many parts of Zimbabwe, and are particularly noteworthy in Matopos National Park, and near the township of Epworth, to the southeast of Harare. The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe featured the Chiremba Balancing Rocks on the outskirts of Epworth on Zimbabwean banknotes.
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  • About an hour out from Harare we went with a local family to walk up the gentle slopes. Slightly taken aback by the 10$ charge just to walk up the hill. Follow the yellow arrows were the...  more »
  • First things first, don't plan an all day visit to this heritage site. For a quick maximum 30-40 minutes visit, this is a good place. The rocks are great and so awesome to see the work of mother...  more »
  • I really wanted to go and see the balancing rocks, so I bugged my husband for us to go. They were pretty cool with some great art work existing on some of the rocks. It is very poorly managed though....  more »
  • This was such a beautiful sight to see, it’s crazy how those rocks don’t fall over! It’s scenic and it rocks!
  • I grew up in epworth and the nature of these rocks is so awesome
  • Great place to hang out. Not very scenic during the dry summer months but that's when most of the balancing rocks are available
  • Neat park..I remember walking around this park with my parents. We used to go here back in the early 1990s...
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