Holidays to Lake Kariba and Matusadona

Located on the Zambezi River, Lake Kariba is the world's largest artificial lake and reservoir. The lake is home to a rich ecology, hosting a number of fish species including sardine-like kapenta and game fish such as tigerfish. The lake's other inhabitants include Nile crocodiles, hippos, impressive elephant populations on the lake shore and an abundance of water birds including fish eagles and cormorants.

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  • One of the world's largest artificial lakes
  • Enjoy sunset boat cruises and water safaris
  • Thrilling Big 5 game viewing in Matusadona National Park
  • Witness critically endangered black rhino in their natural habitat
  • Renowned for exceptional birdwatching
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The Matusadona National Park is a Big 5 protected wildlife area with shorelines on Lake Kariba. Its rugged wilderness is one of the last remaining sanctuaries of the endangered black rhino and it also holds strong populations of most mammals including 1000 strong herds of buffalo and the second largest concentration of wild lions in Africa after the Ngorongoro Crater.

On holidays to Lake Kariba and Matusado you'll find the shoreline of Lake Kariba is home to a few very good safari lodges which offer walks and drives into the park as well as boat and canoe trips. Tiger Fishing is also extremely popular here. The Lake is famous for its dramatic vistas and spectacular sunsets, with the Matusadona Mountains providing a stunning background. The park is usually accessed via light aircraft into the Bumi Hills airstrip.

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