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Gonarezhou National Park

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Chiredzi, Chiredzi, Zimbabwe
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Game Drive with Thomas

National Parks is doing a great job in maintaining the park especially with regards to protecting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gary O
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Bulawayo Province, Zimbabwe
Camping at Bopomela campsite

This campsite is excellently positioned with wonderful views and easy access to other areas of the... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
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“chilojo cliffs” (16 reviews)
“bird life” (10 reviews)
“tented camp” (6 reviews)
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Chiredzi, Chiredzi, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 1 week ago

National Parks is doing a great job in maintaining the park especially with regards to protecting the Baobab trees which are being destroyed by elephants. We encountered numerous herds of elephant, waterbuck, impala, buffalo, nyala, zebra and crocodiles. Thomas, our guide (Chilo Lodge) has been...More

Thank Gary O
Reviewed 12 September 2017

This campsite is excellently positioned with wonderful views and easy access to other areas of the park.

Thank carolinehE2459DV
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We spend an unforgetable 10 days in Gonarezhou National Park travelling from Mabaluata in the south to the central part, camping at Hlaro, Pokwe and Chinguli. We were a party of 10 people (adults only) with 5 vehicles and 3 off road caravans. Mabalauata &...More

1  Thank ZuZanna B
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

This was my fourth trip to Africa and my favorite. The guide Ant made it a fascinating experience up close and personal with the elephants and other wildlife. The tents were spacious, clean and ecologically friendly. Food was great; staff were friendly. I can't say...More

2  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Second largest national game park after Hwange national park. Easy access from Buffalo Range airport through Ngundu-Tanganda road. This is a definite must do activity when around Chiredzi area or South Eastern levels of Zimbabwe. Second largest home of the elephants. For easy location of...More

2  Thank John C
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The Malilangwe Concession (Singita Pamushana) is excellent for birds and game. Only available by staying at Singita Pamushana. GRZ is available to those staying at Chilo Gorge Lodge (outside the park) or the other camps within the park. The NE corner between the Save and...More

Thank MikeGrahamHermanus
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Gona re Nzhou is Zimbabwe's most biodiversity rich national park and it's under threat. Thanks to being rather well managed (hats off to Zim Parks and FZS) it now has an estimated population of 11,000 elephants (carrying capacity circa 4,000 elephant) and they are trashing...More

Thank Angus M
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We just completed a seven night stay at Gonarezhou after spending a similar amount of time there in 2016. Four of us stayed in two tents in the Chipinda Pools Tented Camp. The accommodation has improved somewhat since 2016, the hot water and the lights...More

3  Thank Tedx2
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed my half day game drive and sundowners at the national park. Lots of beautiful animals to see from water bucks, kudu, impala, eland, warthogs, zebra, buffaloes.. and ofcourse big beautiful elephants. Lovely scenery. Beautiful baobab trees with interesting history. Special mention to Tor who...More

1  Thank Chypo P
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

One of the best National Parks in Zimbabwe, there is so much to see. Wow There also is the Chilojo Cliffs the only place that you become one with nature. If you have not been to Gonarezhou National Park...you have not been to Zimbabwe. There...More

Thank S'kha m
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JohnandSue833
19 October 2017|
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Response from Tedx2 | Reviewed this property |
Hi JohnandSue, I assume you are asking about Sango Border Post. I've never done this but met some folk at Chilo in July that exited Kruger into Mozam and then 60-80kms further enter from Mozam into Zimbabwe. The road was... More
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Donald H
4 June 2017|
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Response from Tedx2 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Donald, sorry only just seen your question, I never knew one could ask questions. I have no idea where Rossi Pools are and Google only gave me somewhere in San Francisco. As far as I am aware the only way from Pafuri to... More
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alangetaway
4 July 2016|
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Response from RHest15 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I cannot advise on the entry point you enquire about as I have only entered at Chipinda Pools - it was perfectly safe for me (as a newly-wed wife) obviously following all Nat Parks rules & regulations :) We had a... More
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