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Balancing rocks and views to eternity

Enjoyed a scenic game drive through the Park and took along a packed picnic lunch for the day... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ReneeArcher1970
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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
Matobo Hills National Park

Truly spectacular scenery of Granite outcrops. A small park with Rhinos which have armed guards... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
stephenmartin39
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This region is adorned with rock paintings and carvings from the Stone and Iron Ages; it’s a fascinating pictorial representation of prehistoric life hewn into stone.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“national park” (12 reviews)
“rock art” (7 reviews)
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Matobo National Park - The Matopos, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Enjoyed a scenic game drive through the Park and took along a packed picnic lunch for the day - sadly far too much litter around which detracted from the scenic beauty of the Park, but a lovely day out all the same.

Thank ReneeArcher1970
Reviewed 1 week ago

Truly spectacular scenery of Granite outcrops. A small park with Rhinos which have armed guards 24/7. Lots of good picnic spots, with good views, there are several rock paintings in caves. There is Rhodes grave site, which is a good spot to watch sunrise and...More

Thank stephenmartin39
Reviewed August 18, 2017

Defined by giant rock formations, Matopos offers a unique game drive experience as well as the opportunity to see bushmen rock art. The wildlife is mostly white rhinos and smaller animals such as rock hyrax. The large number of hyrax attracts leopards and Matopos is...More

Thank WonderfulWorld59
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

This place reminds me a bit of The Olgas in Australia. Well worth a look/see when you're in the area although you don't need to be anywhere special, the great views are all around you!

Thank Linda A
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Although we saw amazing wildlife in the Park, the highlights of our trip there included visiting a local orphanage and homestead--giving us a taste of agricultural life in Zimbabwe--as well as a hike to what is said to be the most amazing rock art in...More

Thank Heather_Mundt
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Matobo Hills is so beautiful, so different then anywhere else in Zimbabwe. The rocks are incredible. Loved the area.

Thank kkscippa
Reviewed May 12, 2017

Loved travelling through this area where we saw so many stunning rocks! And knowing they have been there for so many years, really enjoyed travelling through there!

Thank Hariette64
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Being native Bulawayo the Matopos National Park is very dear to me. It is a World Heritage Site and well deserved too. Don't visit Bulawayo without visiting the Matopos, its an experience you will never forget.

Thank hajzimbo
Reviewed March 31, 2017

The landscape is otherworldly; filled with bizarre, massive rock formations that look like piles of boulders. This rugged place is also filled with many rhinos waiting to be discovered by you and qualified guides. I personally saw six enormous animals, four of them even took...More

Thank Bennett C
Reviewed March 30, 2017

the views are very beautiful and attractive. the place is good to visit all is well at the pace. i will appreciate

Thank m133285
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