29 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

29 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Victoria Falls
— 5 nights
2
Harare
— 8 nights
3
Bulawayo
— 6 nights
4
Hwange National Park
— 6 nights

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.
On the 1st (Fri), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, take in the views from Victoria Falls Bridge, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Victoria Falls itinerary builder site.

Seattle, USA to Victoria Falls is an approximately 31-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central Africa Time, which is usually a 10 hour difference. While traveling from Seattle, expect much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Victoria Falls, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to Harare.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Zipline
River Rafting & Tubing

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Harare: Mutorashanga Quarry (in Gweru) and Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation (in Wedza). There's lots more to do: meet the residents at Wild Is Life Trust and ZEN, stroll through Twala Trust Animal Sanctuary, walk around Kingfisher Park, and look for gifts at kiki's gallery.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Harare travel planning site.

Fly from Victoria Falls to Harare in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Victoria Falls in November: high temperatures in Harare hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Bulawayo.

Things to do in Harare

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Mutorashanga Quarry, Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation
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Wild Is Life Trust and ZEN ©
Wild Is Life Trust and ZEN
Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation ©
Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation
kiki's gallery ©
kiki's gallery

6
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Naletale (in Shangani) and Matobo National Park - The Matopos (Matobo Hills & Cecil Rhode's Burial Place). And it doesn't end there: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Matobo National Park, examine the collection at Bulawayo Railway Museum, stroll around The Hillside Dams Conservancy, and explore the ancient world of Khami Ruins.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bulawayo itinerary maker.

You can fly from Harare to Bulawayo in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Bulawayo are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Hwange National Park.

Things to do in Bulawayo

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

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

6
nights
Hwange National Park

Hwange National Park ©
Go for a jaunt from Hwange National Park to Hwange to see Painted Dog Conservation about 58 minutes away.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Hwange National Park trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Bulawayo to Hwange National Park in 5.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In November in Hwange National Park, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 21st (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Hwange National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Painted Dog Conservation
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Hwange National Park ©
Hwange National Park
Painted Dog Conservation ©
Painted Dog Conservation