Zimbabwe travel

Tailor-made Zimbabwe tours - welcome to the land of impressive landscapes, diverse fauna, reserves and safari areas

Magical, fascinating, captivating, untouched, breathtaking - Zimbabwe offers unforgettable impressions. Marvel at the mightiest waterfalls in Africa, the "thundering smoke" of the Victoria Falls and take a dip in the Devils Pool.

Spend the night in Robinson Crusoe Style in Hwangue National Park. Conquer the largely untouched Matusadona National Park, which can only be reached by boat via Lake Karibu, live exclusively on a luxurious houseboat and see crocodiles, flamingos and the black rhinos, which are threatened with extinction.

Go on adventurous safaris in Matobo Hills National Park and Mana Pools National Park, which is shaped by the water level of the Zambezi. Get up close to elephants, buffalos and leopards and live luxuriously and exclusively in authentic Buschman accommodation.

This tiny inland in southern Africa is a wilderness of towering hardwoods, dense mopani and fever forests, the Mapari plains, and Broken Hill land.

Experience exciting game drives. Take an unforgettable sunset cruise on Lake Kariba. Explore the 130,000 acre Malilangwe Game Reserve, home to abundant wildlife, including the critically endangered black rhinoceros. Fish for tiger fish, perch, bream and catfish.

Visit the 10,000 year old rock art of the Saan Bushmen. Meet members of the Shangaan Bantu people and get an insight into their traditional life. Head out into the pristine bush for a private sunset dinner where lions roamed during the day.

Luxury travel Zimbabwe - wild & casual. Inspiration for world changers. Experience stories that reflect and enrich your personality. Unforgettable

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Back to the 20s

Elegance and opulence shaped the age of the steam train.

Beautiful classic steam locomotives and wagons have been lovingly restored and combine vintage luxury with a modern, fine dining experience to awaken moments of bygone romance.

This experience takes you back to the early 20th century. Embark on a journey across the Victoria Falls Bridge while comfortably seated on cushions and benches.

With the Victoria Falls in the background, the “Zug-Express” stops on the bridge to offer you a unique and unforgettable sunset.

The locomotive “chugs” on and you enjoy a five-course menu.

A cruise that takes you where others want to go ... ”

You will experience an extraordinary luxury cruise in both parts of Victoria Falls. Go on a river safari towards the rushing drop as you relax in comfort.

Enjoy ultimate comfort aboard the Victoria, Queen of the Fleet. Relax in the style and sophistication of the old English way. Explore smaller canals near the falls and enjoy the bird and wildlife all to yourself.

The principle of exploration is that you travel to places that seem untouchable and inaccessible.

As you meander between the islands, take a look at the Smoke That Thunders before and after it rumbles over the edge of Victoria Falls.

Helicopter flights

Enjoy incredible views of the majestic Victoria Falls, the mighty Zambezi, and all the natural beauty and diverse wildlife that roam and thrive through this magical place.

On the flight, let yourself be told the story of how the vegetation looks. Enjoy the sunlight and water from above, and marvel at how the river has drawn a path across the landscape.


Do you like what you see? Contact us and we will give you all the details about our unforgettable signature journey. And don't forget: every trip is unique - that is, we develop your own personal dream trip based on this travel idea.

Zimbabwe weather

Zimbabwe lies between South Africa, Botswana, Zambia and Mozambique. In Zimbabwe, it rains mainly from December to March.

The time difference compared to Central European Time (CET) is + 1 hour. There is no time difference between Germany and Zimbabwe during summer time.

Best time to travel to Zimbabwe

With mild temperatures and almost no rain, May to October is the best time to travel to Zimbabwe and see the wildlife. For the most impressive views of Victoria Falls, travel after the rainy season between April and May.

Language in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe has 16 official languages, including English, Shona and Ndebele. Although English is an official language, only 2.5 % of Zimbabweans speak English as their first language.

The most dominant languages are Shona, a Bantu language which is a subgroup of the Niger-Congo languages and is spoken by approx. 70% of the population, and Ndebele, also a Bantu language which is spoken by approx. 20 % of the population.

Food and drink in Zimbabwe

The food in Zimbabwe is very much influenced by English cuisine, with sugar, tea and bread. The national dish is sadza - a cornmeal paste. A meal that Zimbabweans cook in different forms every day.

People of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe is a mix of people and ethnicities. More than two-thirds of the population speaks Shona. The Shona tribe is Zimbabwe's largest indigenous group, whose tribal language is also called Shona (Bantu).

The Shona tribe is the most dominant tribe in Zimbabwe with over 80% of the population. The Shona can be found in Zimbabwe, Botswana and southern Mozambique. Traditionally, Shona people live in isolated settlements, usually made up of one or more elderly men and their extended families.

The Shona are a group of peoples who have lived for about 2000 years in a region of the Southern African Plateau, which includes most of Zimbabwe and part of Mozambique. Shona is the name collectively given to two groups of Bantu in the east and southeast of Zimbabwe and in southern Mozambique.

Entry requirements for Zimbabwe

To enter Zimbabwe you need a valid passport that is valid for at least 6 months.
German citizens need a tourist visa to enter the country. You will receive this upon entry (at national borders and airports).

Zimbabwe travel with unforgettable journeys

Extraordinary trips to spectacular landscapes, a fascinating animal world and outstanding lodges. You will meet impressive people and relax and rest in very special camps. Our Zimbabwe trips are luxury trips - interpreted in a wild and casual way, completely unpretentious

We design your private Zimbabwe trip exclusively according to your individual ideas and wishes.

With us you are very close to the great migration, the impressive animal migration that Bernhard Grzimek called for protection. We know when and where you will experience unforgettable moments while watching animals, because we know the best mobile luxury camps. On exciting game drives in Hwange National Park.

We'll let you fly and drive over Victoria Falls by helicopter and train.

You switch off with exclusive barefoot luxury. The experience is not neglected. You will marvel at the dammed Lake Kariba which lies in the north of Zimbabwe, along the border with Zambia and has a larger volume than any other man-made lake. You will experience the Mana Pools National Park which is a spectacular wilderness area along the southern Zambezi bank in northern Zimbabwe. A combination of permanent water supply and abundant forage in the Au brings large herds of game to this area. Mana Pools will hold a very special place in your heart.

With the Matopos Hills you will experience and experience an area consisting of granite kopjes (granite boulders) and forested valleys in the southeast corner of Zimbabwe, near the lively African city of Bulawayo.

The area is home to a wide variety of flora and fauna and is rich in history and legends. A fascinating corner of this diverse land, the area around Bulawayo and especially Matopos Hill, offers you an experience in southern Africa unlike anything else. A combination of rough landscape, varied activities, rich biodiversity and lively, colorful and eventful history ensures an unforgettable stay.

Whether you want to go on an adventurous alone, romantic couple or a family safari, we will take you to the highest and most romantic lodges and camps and to the most beautiful regions of Zimbabwe, where you can experience your individual, private safari.

We not only plan your accommodation, we also design this experience comprehensively, including the day and evening arrangements, according to your taste and at your own pace, so that you have unforgettable moments with unforgettable journeys.

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