60 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

60 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Victoria Falls
— 6 nights
2
Matobo National Park - The Matopos
— 4 nights
3
Bulawayo
— 5 nights
4
Harare
— 12 nights
5
Wedza
— 4 nights
6
Nyanga
— 4 nights
7
Mutare
— 4 nights
8
Chimanimani
— 4 nights
9
Chiredzi
— 4 nights
10
Masvingo
— 4 nights
11
Gweru
— 4 nights
12
Hwange National Park
— 3 nights

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.
Victoria Falls is known for nature, adventure, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, take a memorable tour with Tours, and stop by Cultural Vibes Music Shop.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Victoria Falls travel planning tool.

Mumbai, India to Victoria Falls is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Victoria Falls is minus 3.5 hours. Traveling from Mumbai in April, things will get little chillier in Victoria Falls: highs are around 32°C and lows about 18°C. On the 7th (Tue), you're off to Matobo National Park - The Matopos.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 7:
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Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park ©
Safaris
Victoria Falls Bridge ©
Victoria Falls Bridge

4
nights
Matobo National Park - The Matopos

Matobo National Park - The Matopos ©
Matobo National Park - The Matopos is known for historic sites and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Cecil Rhode's Burial Place and explore the striking landscape at Matobo Hills.

For reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Matobo National Park - The Matopos trip app.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Victoria Falls to Matobo National Park - The Matopos in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In April, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 16°C. You will leave for Bulawayo on the 11th (Sat).

Things to do in Matobo National Park - The Matopos

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 11:
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Matobo Hills ©
Matobo Hills
Cecil Rhode's Burial Place ©
Cecil Rhode's Burial Place

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.
Bulawayo is known for nature, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Matobo National Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Marys Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Nesbitt Castle, and examine the collection at Bulawayo Railway Museum.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bulawayo trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Matobo National Park - The Matopos to Bulawayo takes 1.5 hours. In April in Bulawayo, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Harare.

Things to do in Bulawayo

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 16:
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Matobo National Park ©
Matobo National Park
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Bulawayo Railway Museum ©
Bulawayo Railway Museum

12
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.
When in Harare, make a side trip to see Chinhoyi Caves in Chinhoyi, approximately Chinhoyi away. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kuimba Shiri Bird Sanctuary, make a trip to Raintree Venue, Head underground at Domboshawa Caves, and take in the awesome beauty at Ngomakurira Mountain.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Harare trip maker website.

Fly from Bulawayo to Harare in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Harare are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Wedza.

Things to do in Harare

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Chinhoyi Caves, Mavuradonha Wilderness Area, Domboshawa Caves
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Thetford Game Reserve ©
Thetford Game Reserve
kiki's gallery ©
kiki's gallery
Twala Trust Animal Sanctuary ©
Twala Trust Animal Sanctuary

4
nights
Wedza

Wedza ©
Wedza is a district in the province of Mashonaland East, Zimbabwe. Change things up with a short trip to Gosho Park in Marondera (about 1h 5 min away). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation.

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

Traveling by car from Harare to Wedza takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in April, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 2nd (Sat), you're off to Nyanga.

Things to do in Wedza

Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Gosho Park
Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 2:
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Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation ©
Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation
Gosho Park ©
Gosho Park

4
nights
Nyanga

Nyanga ©
Nyanga is a town in Zimbabwe. Step out of Nyanga to go to Makoni and see Chirinda Forest Reserve, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Nyangani, admire the sheer force of Mtarazi Falls, and make a trip to World's View.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Nyanga trip planner.

Getting from Wedza to Nyanga by car takes about 3 hours. In May, daytime highs in Nyanga are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll set off for Mutare on the 6th (Wed).

Things to do in Nyanga

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Chirinda Forest Reserve
Find places to stay May 2 — 6:
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Mount Nyangani ©
Mount Nyangani
World's View ©
World's View
Mtarazi Falls ©
Mtarazi Falls

4
nights
Mutare

Mutare ©
Zimbabwe's third-largest city, Mutare is surrounded by hills and allows you to experience a relaxed rural-type atmosphere.
Mutare is known for golf, parks, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: play a few rounds at Leopard Rock Golf and Country Club, take some stellar pictures from Prince of Wales View, see the interesting displays at Mutare Museum, and stroll through Vumba Botanical Gardens and Reserve.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mutare trip planner.

Drive from Nyanga to Mutare in 2 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 10th (Sun), you're off to Chimanimani.

Things to do in Mutare

Museums · Casinos · Parks
Find places to stay May 6 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Mutare Museum ©
Mutare Museum
Leopard Rock Casino ©
Leopard Rock Casino
Holy Trinity Catholic Cathedral ©
Holy Trinity Catholic Cathedral

4
nights
Chimanimani

Chimanimani ©
Chimanimani District is a mountainous area in the province of Manicaland, eastern Zimbabwe. Go for a jaunt from Chimanimani to Chipinge to see Birchenough Bridge about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chimanimani Mountains National Park and admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Chimanimani online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Mutare to Chimanimani in 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Chimanimani when traveling from Mutare in May, with lows around 15°C. You'll set off for Chiredzi on the 14th (Thu).

Things to do in Chimanimani

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Birchenough Bridge
Find places to stay May 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Chimanimani Mountains National Park ©
Chimanimani Mountains National Park
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls
Birchenough Bridge ©
Birchenough Bridge

4
nights
Chiredzi

Chiredzi ©
Chiredzi is a small town in Masvingo province in south-east Zimbabwe. Spend the 15th (Fri) exploring nature at Gonarezhou National Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Chiredzi trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Chimanimani to Chiredzi in 4 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Chimanimani in May: highs in Chiredzi hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 15°C. You'll set off for Masvingo on the 18th (Mon).

Things to do in Chiredzi

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay May 14 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Gonarezhou National Park ©
Gonarezhou National Park

4
nights
Masvingo

Masvingo ©
Masvingo is a town in south-eastern Zimbabwe and the capital of Masvingo Province. Masvingo is known for historic sites and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Great Zimbabwe National Monument and contemplate the waterfront views at Kyle Recreational Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Masvingo trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Chiredzi to Masvingo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Chiredzi in May, expect Masvingo to be a bit cooler, temps between 28°C and 11°C. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll travel to Gweru.

Things to do in Masvingo

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
Find places to stay May 18 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Kyle Recreational Park ©
Kyle Recreational Park
Great Zimbabwe National Monument ©
Great Zimbabwe National Monument

4
nights
Gweru

Gweru ©
Gweru is a city near the centre of Zimbabwe. Go for a jaunt from Gweru to Shangani to see Naletale about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: stroll through Antelope Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of St Theresa Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Danamombe.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Gweru trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Masvingo to Gweru in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In May in Gweru, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 10°C at night. You will leave for Hwange National Park on the 26th (Tue).

Things to do in Gweru

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Naletale
Find places to stay May 22 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
St Theresa Cathedral ©
St Theresa Cathedral
Antelope Park ©
Antelope Park
Naletale ©
Naletale

3
nights
Hwange National Park

Hwange National Park ©
Step out of Hwange National Park with an excursion to Painted Dog Conservation in Hwange--about 58 minutes away.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Hwange National Park trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Gweru to Hwange National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Hwange National Park can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hwange National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Painted Dog Conservation
Find places to stay May 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Hwange National Park ©
Hwange National Park
Painted Dog Conservation ©
Painted Dog Conservation

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