Matusadona National Park, Zimbabwe

Matusadona National Park, nestled along the picturesque shores of Lake Kariba, is a breathtaking natural gem that boasts a diverse range of flora and fauna. Named after the majestic Matusadona Hills that encircle its pristine waters, this remarkable national park spans across 1,470 square kilometers, encompassing a variety of landscapes including woodlands and savannahs. One of the highlights of Matusadona National Park is its impressive array of wildlife, including the famous “big five”. In addition to these iconic species, the park is also home to a plethora of other fascinating wildlife, making it a haven for nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers alike.

But it’s not just the land-dwelling creatures that make Matusadona National Park a haven for nature enthusiasts. The park is also a bird-watcher’s paradise, boasting over 240 bird species. From colorful kingfishers to majestic eagles, the park’s exceptional birdlife provides a symphony of sights and sounds for avid birdwatchers to delight in. With its stunning landscapes, abundant wildlife, and remarkable birdlife, Matusadona National Park is truly a natural wonder that promises an unforgettable experience for those who have the pleasure of visiting.

Safari Ideas in Matusadona

When planning your visit to Matusadona National Park, make sure to stay at the exceptional Fothergill Island accommodation, located within the park and along the scenic shores of Lake Kariba. At Fothergill, you can expect a fully customised safari experience that includes unforgettable guided walks, thrilling boat safaris, exciting fly-fishing, and a variety of family and child-friendly activities. Let the dedicated Fothergill team assist you in creating a personalised and extraordinary safari adventure for you and your loved ones.

Safari Packages in Matusadona with Hideaways

Planning your holiday on the Zambezi River is easy with Hideaways. Use Fothergill Island as your exclusive base for exploring this magnificent area.


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