27 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

27 days in Zimbabwe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Harare
— 5 nights
2
Wedza
— Few hours
3
Chiredzi
— 1 day
4
Bulawayo
— 2 nights
5
Matobo National Park - The Matopos
— 1 night
6
Victoria Falls
— 4 nights
7
Hwange
— 1 night
8
Hwange National Park
— 1 night
9
Msuna
— 1 night
10
Gweru
— 1 night
11
Masvingo
— 2 nights
12
Mutare
— 2 nights
13
Mana Pools National Park
— 1 day
14
Nyanga
— 1 night

5
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've added Wenhau Safaris & Tours, National Botanical Gardens, Thetford Game Reserve, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Harare sightseeing tool.

Tampa, USA to Harare is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Tampa to Harare is 7 hours. When traveling from Tampa in September, plan for little chillier days in Harare, with highs around °F, while nights are colder with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Wedza.

Things to do in Harare

Parks Shopping Wildlife

Side Trip

Domboshawa Caves
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Wild Is Life Trust and ZEN ©
Wild Is Life Trust and ZEN
Twala Trust Animal Sanctuary ©
Twala Trust Animal Sanctuary
Raintree Venue ©
Raintree Venue

few
hours
Wedza

Wedza ©
Wedza is a district in the province of Mashonaland East, Zimbabwe. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Wedza trip planning app.

Getting from Harare to Wedza by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car to Chiredzi.

Things to do in Wedza

Wildlife Parks
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Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation ©
Imire: Rhino & Wildlife Conservation

1
day
Chiredzi

Chiredzi ©
Chiredzi is a small town in Masvingo province in south-east Zimbabwe. You've now added Gonarezhou National Park to your itinerary. On the 8th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gonarezhou National Park.

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

You can drive from Wedza to Chiredzi in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Wedza in September, with highs in Chiredzi at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Bulawayo.

Things to do in Chiredzi

Parks Nature
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Gonarezhou National Park ©
Gonarezhou National Park

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Natural History Museum, The Hillside Dams Conservancy, Ride Zimbabwe, and other attractions.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bulawayo tour itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Chiredzi to Bulawayo in 6 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Bulawayo are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. On the 10th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Matobo National Park - The Matopos.

Things to do in Bulawayo

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Ride Zimbabwe ©
Ride Zimbabwe
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Matobo National Park ©
Matobo National Park

1
night
Matobo National Park - The Matopos

Matobo National Park - The Matopos ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes African Wanderer Safaris, Cecil Rhode's Burial Place and Matobo Hills. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): explore and take pictures at Matobo Hills and then don't miss a visit to Cecil Rhode's Burial Place.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Matobo National Park - The Matopos vacation planner.

Getting from Bulawayo to Matobo National Park - The Matopos by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Matobo National Park - The Matopos can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Fri) before leaving for Victoria Falls.

Things to do in Matobo National Park - The Matopos

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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African Wanderer Safaris ©
African Wanderer Safaris
Cecil Rhode's Burial Place ©
Cecil Rhode's Burial Place
Matobo Hills ©
Matobo Hills

4
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.
You've added Zambezi Expedition, Victoria Falls Steam Train, Victoria Falls Bridge, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Victoria Falls trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Matobo National Park - The Matopos to Victoria Falls in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In September, daily temperatures in Victoria Falls can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Hwange.

Things to do in Victoria Falls

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

1
night
Hwange

Hwange ©
Hwange is a town in Zimbabwe, located in Hwange District, in Matabeleland North Province, in northwestern Zimbabwe, close to the international borders with Botswana and Zambia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Wild Walks as well as Painted Dog Conservation. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): go for a walk through Wild Walks.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Hwange trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Victoria Falls to Hwange takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Hwange National Park.

Things to do in Hwange

Wildlife Parks
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Painted Dog Conservation ©
Painted Dog Conservation

1
night
Hwange National Park

Hwange National Park ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hwange Horseback Safaris as well as Hwange National Park. On the 16th (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hwange National Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Hwange National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Hwange to Hwange National Park in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. September in Hwange National Park sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 17th (Thu) before leaving for Msuna.

Things to do in Hwange National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Hwange National Park ©
Hwange National Park
Hwange Horseback Safaris ©
Hwange Horseback Safaris

1
night
Msuna

Msuna ©
Zambezi River has been added to your itinerary.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Msuna travel planner.

You can drive from Hwange National Park to Msuna in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Gweru.

Things to do in Msuna

Parks Nature
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Zambezi River ©
Zambezi River

1
night
Gweru

Gweru ©
Gweru is a city near the centre of Zimbabwe. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Naletale, St Theresa Cathedral and Antelope Park.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Gweru tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Msuna to Gweru in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can go by car to Masvingo.

Things to do in Gweru

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Naletale
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St Theresa Cathedral ©
St Theresa Cathedral
Antelope Park ©
Antelope Park
Naletale ©
Naletale

2
nights
Masvingo

Masvingo ©
Masvingo is a town in south-eastern Zimbabwe and the capital of Masvingo Province. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Great Zimbabwe National Monument as well as Kyle Recreational Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Masvingo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gweru to Masvingo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In September, daytime highs in Masvingo are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Mutare.

Things to do in Masvingo

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Kyle Recreational Park ©
Kyle Recreational Park
Great Zimbabwe National Monument ©
Great Zimbabwe National Monument

2
nights
Mutare

Mutare ©
Zimbabwe's third-largest city, Mutare is surrounded by hills and allows you to experience a relaxed rural-type atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Leopard Rock Casino, Chimanimani Mountains National Park, Vumba Botanical Gardens and Reserve, and other attractions you added. On the 21st (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Mtarazi Falls and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Catholic Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Mutare Museum, thenplay a few rounds at Leopard Rock Golf and Country Club, and then get in touch with nature with Eastern Highlands and Mutare Tours.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Mutare day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Masvingo to Mutare in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Mana Pools National Park.

Things to do in Mutare

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Chimanimani Mountains National Park, Mtarazi Falls
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Eastern Highlands and Mutare Tours ©
Eastern Highlands and Mutare Tours
Chimanimani Mountains National Park ©
Chimanimani Mountains National Park
Mtarazi Falls ©
Mtarazi Falls

1
day
Mana Pools National Park

Mana Pools National Park ©
Camping Sites at Mana Pools National Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 24th (Thu), trek along Camping Sites at Mana Pools National Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Mana Pools National Park trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Mutare to Mana Pools National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can drive to Nyanga.

Things to do in Mana Pools National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Camping Sites at Mana Pools National Park ©

1
night
Nyanga

Nyanga ©
Nyanga is a town in Zimbabwe. You've now added Mount Nyangani to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Inyangombe Falls, thendon't miss a visit to World's View, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Nyangani.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Nyanga trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Mana Pools National Park to Nyanga takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In September, daytime highs in Nyanga are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. On the 26th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Nyanga

Parks Nature
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Inyangombe Falls ©
Inyangombe Falls
World's View ©
World's View
Mount Nyangani ©
Mount Nyangani

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