16 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

16 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

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16 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  21​h 15​min
1
Harare
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Nyanga
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
3
Kariba
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h
4
Bulawayo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Matobo National Park - The Matopos
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Victoria Falls
— 5 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Stockholm

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation and Raintree Venue. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kuimba Shiri Bird Sanctuary, look for gifts at kiki's gallery, get lost in a book at National Archives of Zimbabwe, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Anglican Cathedral.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Harare tour itinerary maker app .

Stockholm, Sweden to Harare is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Central African Time (CAT) is 1 hour. Traveling from Stockholm in November, expect Harare to be much warmer, temps between 32°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive to Nyanga.

Things to do in Harare

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation
Highlights from your plan
Thetford Game Reserve ©
Thetford Game Reserve
Raintree Venue ©
Raintree Venue
kiki's gallery ©
kiki's gallery

2
nights
Nyanga

Nyanga ©
Nyanga is a town in Zimbabwe. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Inyangombe Falls, don't miss a visit to World's View, and then admire the sheer force of Mtarazi Falls. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Nyangani.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Nyanga trip builder app .

Drive from Harare to Nyanga in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In November, daily temperatures in Nyanga can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kariba.

Things to do in Nyanga

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mount Nyangani ©
Mount Nyangani
World's View ©
World's View
Mtarazi Falls ©
Mtarazi Falls

1
night
Kariba

Kariba ©
Kariba is a town in Mashonaland West province, Zimbabwe, located close to the Kariba Dam at the north-western end of Lake Kariba, near the Zambian border. On the 21st (Thu), take some stellar pictures from Kariba Heights View Point and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kariba.

To see ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kariba trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from Nyanga to Kariba takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, flight, and car; or do a combination of taxi, train, car, and ferry. In November, Kariba is somewhat warmer than Nyanga - with highs of 40°C and lows of 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Bulawayo.

Things to do in Kariba

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lake Kariba ©
Lake Kariba
Kariba Heights View Point ©
Kariba Heights View Point

2
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.
ThisAndThat Safaris has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Nesbitt Castle, then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at ThisAndThat Safaris. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat): explore the ancient world of Khami Ruins, explore the striking landscape of Matobo National Park, then admire the masterpieces at Bulawayo National Gallery of Zimbabwe, and finally examine the collection at Bulawayo Railway Museum.

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You can do a combination of car and flight from Kariba to Bulawayo in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Kariba in November: high temperatures in Bulawayo hover around 36°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Matobo National Park - The Matopos.

Things to do in Bulawayo

Museums Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
ThisAndThat Safaris ©
ThisAndThat Safaris
Nesbitt Castle ©
Nesbitt Castle

1
night
Matobo National Park - The Matopos

Matobo National Park - The Matopos ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): make a trip to Cecil Rhode's Burial Place and then explore the striking landscape at Matobo Hills.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Matobo National Park - The Matopos day trip app .

Traveling by car from Bulawayo to Matobo National Park - The Matopos takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in November, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Matobo National Park - The Matopos

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Matobo Hills ©
Matobo Hills
Cecil Rhode's Burial Place ©
Cecil Rhode's Burial Place

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Solfjord Try Rafting Adventure Tours, Wild Horizons Transfers and Day Tours, Afro Honeyguide Adventures, and other attractions. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Victoria Falls Snake Park and Siduli Hide. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, take in the exciting artwork at Prime Art Gallery, and snap pictures at Victoria Falls Bridge.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Victoria Falls trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Matobo National Park - The Matopos to Victoria Falls in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and car. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in November, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Victoria Falls Bridge ©
Victoria Falls Bridge
Victoria Falls Snake Park ©
Victoria Falls Snake Park

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