Tourism

Zimbabwe is a famous tourist destination in Africa and boasts a number, of internationally renowned tourist attractions and a favourable year round weather conditions.

  • The best known and biggest is the Victoria Falls where the Zambezi River plunges into a 106 meter deep gorge which runs for 1,6km across the path of the river.
  • The Victoria Falls town has a number of world famous hotels, with all facilities such as golf courses, game drives and river cruises.
  • The town and surrounding area have been declared a National Park mainly to preserve it from over-commercialisation.
  • To cater for the modern tourist white water rafting and canoeing are available, as well as bungee jumping from the bridge across the gorge.
  • The water rafting world championships, held regularly on the Zambezi River, attract teams from many countries.
  • Other tourist attractions include the World Heritage site of the Great Zimbabwe Ruins situated close to Masvingo and the Mutirikwi Dam National Park, the mountains of Nyanga and Chimaniamni in eastern Highlands and the Historic Katipos National Park near Bulawayo.

 

Investment Opportunities

  • Development of Tourism Infrastructure that include resort towns such as Victoria Falls and Kariba.
  • Refurbishment of Airport Infrastructure in resort towns such as Victoria Falls s and Kariba.
  • Tourism Development Zones which are in and around major centres of attraction such as Gonarezhou, Great Limpopo Trans-Frontier Park (GLTP)/Chiredzi and surroundings, Great Zimbabwe National Monument like Lake Mtirikwi and surroundings.
  • Partnerships with local hotels for refurbishment of existing infrastructure.
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