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Magical Sunsets-never to be seen anywhere in the world

Kariba has always been overshadowed by Victoria Falls in terms of popularity.Its one place that has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gibbs p
Walk on Kariba Dam Wall

Take a walk on the famous dam wall! Lake Kariba one of the world's largest man-made lakes built in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kariba, Zimbabwe
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Kariba, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Kariba has always been overshadowed by Victoria Falls in terms of popularity.Its one place that has lost its popularity due to lack of direct airline links.To access Kariba you have to either self drive ,charter a small aircraft,or if you coming from Victoria Falls or...More

Thank gibbs p
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a walk on the famous dam wall! Lake Kariba one of the world's largest man-made lakes built in the late 1950s and completed in 1961. This hydro-electric dame is one of the greatest power units in Africa. The vast wall is a 124 metre...More

Thank misu06
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fantastic staff retreat on Lake Kariba in a house boat called Karabezi, owned by Dunhu Ramambo. For 5 days we had a mix of business and pleasure on the lake and enjoyed boat cruises, fishing and game viewing. After 5 days on...More

Thank fmadhuku
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Compared to the years ago the Kariba needs some water. Still enchanting and great area to visit. Plenty of wildlife.

Thank Safari M
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Instructions weren't very clear on how to pay to access but effectively if you're driving, you are charged $1/car and everyone's name in the car must be written into a book which is in this office posted right next to the booms that give u...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

After travelling from Mzilibiki on the Kariba Ferry we enjoyed going to the viewing point to see the dam wall, the heights to visit the Catholic Memorial church to honour those who perished building the wall.

Thank msercombe
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Kariba is not super posh, but if you have a slight enjoyment of adventure this area has amazing places and ways to get away from it all, and enjoy nature, sunrises and sunsets at their absolute finest. We Air BnB'd a lovely house in Lomagundi...More

Thank Mansurmom
Reviewed 16 August 2017

An amazing weekend for Kariba community and wild life fund raising. Thoroughly enjoyed by sponsors, competitors and public alike

Thank Joy H
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Because it was a work trip, we only managed to go to the Dam Wall, which is always a great experience. Having been when I was 8, it was good to go back as an adult.

Thank taremeredzwa
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Outstanding Opporunity to see the lake and hike the park nearby. Rhino Safari Camp was brilliant diamond in the bush!

Thank PassiveObserver
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9 October 2017|
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Response from msercombe | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you will be alright (my husband, who was a motorcyclist says so!) but do watch out for those pot holes!
16 May 2017|
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Response from Edafric | Reviewed this property |
Well it does run..as far as i know you can hire for privat functions.. maby contact the owner of eagles rest camping and cottages..they can help you... Good luck
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