Victoria Falls is located in the middle of the Zambezi River at the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe. It is known as one of the greatest attractions in Africa, one of the seven natural wonders of the world and one of the largest waterfalls in the world. The local tribes used to call the waterfall Mosi-o-Tunya which means “the smoke that thunders”. There are several activities available from Victoria Falls: White water rafting, Canoeing, Horse riding trails, Abseiling, as well as Boat cruises, Safaris, Quad bikes riding, Kayaking and tours to the Victoria Falls, and a visit to a local village.
A UNESCO World Heritage site, Great Zimbabwe are the ruins of an ancient city in the south-eastern hills of Zimbabwe. The Great Zimbabwe ruins are the largest collection of ruins in Africa south of the Sahara. The Bantu Civilization of the Shona lived here between the 11th and 15th centuries. The city was an important trading center.
Hwange National Park
Hwange National Park is the largest nature reserve in Zimbabwe. It is about two hour drive south of Victoria Falls. There are over 100 species of mammals and 400 species of birds. It is most known for the large population of elephants.