Hwange National Park, Hwange National Park

#2 of 20 in Nature in Zimbabwe
Uncover the diverse ecosystems of Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe's biggest game reserve. Sprawling across a vast area of 14,651 sq km (5,656 sq mi), this giant reserve ranges from desert plains to granite hills and dense woodlands, attracting hundreds of varying species of wildlife. See lions hunting in their natural environment, elephants playing in the dust, and antelopes skipping across the prairie. The dry season (August to October) remains the best time to visit--animals are plentiful during that time and the roads easily navigable. Onsite accommodations cater to those wishing to stay a bit longer. Use our Hwange National Park online driving holiday planner to arrange your visit to Hwange National Park and other attractions in Hwange National Park.
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  • We stopped here for the day while on a Rovos Rail trip from Victoria Falls to Pretoria and we had a very enjoyable safari excursion. Sometimes you are lucky and sometimes you are not. In spite of an.....  more »
  • If you want to get up close with the wildlife, Hwange is the place to go. With 100 species of mammal and 400 of birds, you are guaranteed endless sightings. We saw a quarter of the bird species in 5.....  more »
  • The largest park in Zimbabwe, with an amazing variety of wildlife and facilities. It's a great holiday destination
  • Enjoyed the beautiful wilderness with all the big five of the jungle. And a nice hospitality

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Duration: 4 hours
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