A journey in Zimbabwe will take you via an eye-catching patchwork of landscapes, from central highveld, balancing boulders and flaming msasa trees, to laidback towns, lush Eastern Highlands mountains and a network of lifeblood rivers up north. Along the way you’ll get hold of a pleasant welcome from locals, famous for their politeness.
Zimbabwe is domestic to magnificent sceneries and destinations like Victoria Falls, Hwange National Park and Mana Pools. The country is blessed with diverse habitats, from the granite hills of the Matopos to the majestic mountains, lush forests and beautiful rivers of the Eastern Highlands. You can view sport by using open car at some stage in the day and at night, walk with a licensed information in all sport parks and take boating excursions; other activities consist of canoeing, kayaking and white- water rafting on the Zambezi River. As such, there is a great deal to appeal to the traveler, from wildlife viewing and adrenalin adventures to delving into the records of the Zimbabwean humans going returned heaps of years.
Located in Southern Africa, Zimbabwe is landlocked and is surrounded through South Africa to the south, Botswana to the Southwest, Zambia to the Northwest, and Mozambique to the east and north. The Zambezi river varieties the natural boundary with Zambia and when in full flood (February-April) the massive Victoria Falls on the river forms the world’s greatest curtain of falling water. The Victoria Falls are an essential vacationer attraction.
Weather, Climate and Geography
Although located in the tropics, temperate stipulations be triumphant all year, as the climate is moderated by way of altitude and the
inland function of the country. The hot and dry season is from August to October, and the rainy season from
November to March. The nice months to visit are April to May and August to September. Night-time temperatures
can fall under freezing.
Zimbabwe is bordered with the aid of Zambia to the northwest, Mozambique to the north and east, South Africa to the south and Botswana to the southwest. The central region of hills gives upward jostle to many rivers, which drain into the artificial Lake Kariba to the northwest, the marshes of Botswana to the west or into the Zambezi River to the northeast. The highveld panorama is dotted with kopjes (massive granite outcrops). Along the Japanese border for some 350km (220 miles) is a high mountainous location of great scenic beauty, rising to 2,592m (8,504ft) at Mount Inyang ani, the country's easiest factor
Light- to mediumweight clothes.
Passports & Visas
A passport valid for at least six months beyond the date of departure is required by all nationals referred to in the chart above. Two blank pages are needed.
All visitors to Zimbabwe must be in possession of return tickets (or funds in lieu) and sufficient funds to support themselves. The granting of a visa is not a guarantee of entry.
Visas are required by all nationals referred to in the chart above except 1. Nationals of Cyprus and Malta, who do not require a visa. All other nationals in the chart may purchase a visa on arrival valid for up to 90 days except nationals of Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Romania, who must obtain a visa in advance. Nationals not referred to in the chart above are advised to contact the embassy to check visa requirements. As of December 2016, the KAZA visa was reinstated; it allows unlimited travel between Zambia and Zimbabwe over a 30-day period (fee US$50), as well as day trips to Botswana. It's available at the international airports in Harare, Bulawayo and Victoria Falls and at the land borders at Victoria Falls (Zambian border) and Kazungula (Botswana border).
Types and Cost Single-entry visa: US$30; double-entry visa: US$45; multiple-entry visa: US$55. Single-entry visa in advance from the embassy: £40.