Hwange National Park

Unleash your inner explorer: visit Hwange National Park

Welcome to Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe's largest game reserve and one of Africa's most awe-inspiring safari destinations. As an expert guide, I can attest to the incredible beauty and diversity of this natural wonderland. From vast savannas to dense woodlands, Hwange is home to a remarkable range of wildlife, including over 100 mammal species and 400 bird species.

At Hwange National Park, we offer a range of safari experiences that allow you to immerse yourself in the sights, sounds, and sensations of this incredible wilderness. Our expert guides will lead you on an adventure of a lifetime, taking you on game drives, walking safaris, and night drives to witness the Big Five and other incredible wildlife up close.

Our luxurious lodges and camps provide the perfect base from which to explore Hwange National Park, offering everything from stylish accommodations to gourmet cuisine. Whether you're a seasoned safari-goer or a first-time visitor, our team is dedicated to providing you with an unforgettable experience that exceeds your expectations.

So why wait? Book your safari adventure at Hwange National Park today and discover the magic of Africa's wild heartland.

Hwange National Park


Hwange National Park has a semi-arid climate with wet and dry seasons. The dry season, May to October, is best for game viewing, with warm days and cool nights. The wet season, November to April, is hot and humid with occasional thunderstorms. Pack accordingly for cool nights during the dry season and bring breathable clothing for the wet season. Regardless of the season, Hwange National Park offers a unique and unforgettable safari experience.


Here are five good accommodation options in Hwange National Park:

  1. The Hide Safari Camp: This luxurious camp offers tented accommodation with en-suite bathrooms, private verandahs, and outdoor showers. It also features a swimming pool, bar, and game viewing hide.
  2. Khulu Bush Camp: This intimate camp offers just six luxury tents, each with a private deck and en-suite bathroom. The camp also has a swimming pool and overlooks a waterhole where wildlife often gathers.
  3. Hwange Safari Lodge: This lodge offers comfortable rooms with air conditioning and en-suite bathrooms. It also has a swimming pool, bar, and restaurant, as well as a viewing deck overlooking a waterhole.
  4. Camp Hwange: This eco-friendly camp offers spacious tents with private verandahs and en-suite bathrooms. The camp also features a swimming pool, lounge area, and outdoor fire pit.
  5. Little Makalolo Camp: This intimate camp offers just six tents, each with a private en-suite bathroom and outdoor shower. The camp also has a plunge pool and overlooks a waterhole where wildlife often comes to drink.


Here are the top 5 safari activities not to miss in Hwange National Park:

  1. Game Drives: Game drives are the most popular safari activity in Hwange National Park. They allow you to explore the park's diverse habitats and encounter a wide range of wildlife.
  2. Night drives: Night drives are a unique and exciting way to experience the park. As the sun sets, nocturnal animals begin to emerge, including leopards, hyenas, and servals.
  3. Walking safaris: Walking safaris provide a completely different perspective on the park. Walking in small groups with an experienced guide, you can get up close and personal with the flora and fauna of the park.
  4. Birdwatching: Hwange National Park is home to over 400 species of birds, making it a paradise for birdwatchers. Whether you're an experienced birder or a beginner, you'll be amazed by the variety of birds you can see in the park. Look out for the African fish eagle, martial eagle, and the impressive Kori bustard.
  5. Visit a hide: Hides are strategically located viewing platforms that allow you to observe wildlife up close without disturbing them. There are several hides in Hwange National Park, including the popular Nyamandhlovu Pan hide.

These are just a few of the many safari activities that Hwange National Park has to offer. Whether you're looking for a thrilling adventure or a peaceful escape into nature, Hwange National Park has something for everyone.

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