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Matobo Hills NP Hero
Zimbabwe

Matobo Hills National Park

Explore Matobo Hills National Park

Just 35 kilometres south of Bulawayo in southern Zimbabwe lies the Matobo National Park, situated in the magnificent Matobo Hills. These hills are a range of domes, spires and balancing rock formations which have been hewn out of the sold granite plateau through millions of years of erosion and weathering.

Highlights

  • Unique, ancient rock formations and preserved historic rock art
  • Zimbabwe's highest concentration of leopard
  • Area known to hold spiritual and cultural significance to local cultures
  • Uncover immersive and scenic hiking trails
  • Witness critically endangered rhino in their natural habitat

Iconic Activities

  • 4 WD Safari Icon 4WD Safari
  • Rhino Tracking Icon Rhino Tracking
  • Cultural Experience Icon Cultural Experience
  • Hiking Icon Hiking
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Enriching encounters

ICONIC WILDLIFE

Whether you want to tick the Big Five off your bucket list or seek out specific safari species, our expert guides reveal the typical wildlife sightings to expect in the Matobo Hills National Park

  • Zebra
    Zebra
  • White Rhino
    White Rhino
  • Sable
    Sable
  • Rock Hyrax
    Rock Hyrax
  • Leopard
    Leopard
  • Kudu
    Kudu
  • Hippo
    Hippo
  • Black Rhino
    Black Rhino
  • African Fish Eagle
    African Fish Eagle
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