Zimbabwe is one of Southern Africa's most beautiful regions and home to spectacular rolling landscapes and National Parks.
A country recovering from its troubles in the early 2000s, Zimbabwe is once again becoming a gem on the Southern African circuit. Two of the continent's finest National Parks can be found here: Hwange, famous for its mighty elephant herds and wild dog populations, and Matobo, well-known for its rhinos and ancient cave paintings. Some of sub-Saharan Africa's earliest great civilisations emerged from what is today Zimbabwe, and this legacy can be seen in some of the greatest ancient ruins found in the continent - the phenomenal 11th-Century ruins of Great Zimbabwe near Masvingo and Khami near Bulawayo. Zimbabwe is most famous for the magnificent Victoria Falls, the largest waterfalls in Africa and featuring an unbroken curtain of water nearly a kilometre long!