The Environmental Education program presents students with the opportunity to explore some of Zimbabwe’s diverse flora and fauna through a series of activities which include field research, data collection and discussion sessions. The program touches on diverse topics and encourages students to get involved and think outside the box. They will be able to compare what they know from their country of origin with what they are presented with in Zimbabwe; and have their critical thinking skills sharpened. Through broadening their knowledge they are able to seek solutions for various environmental issues we face across the globe, encouraging them to take action and become global citizens.
Zimbabwe is one of Africa’s safest destinations and home to National Parks, World Heritage-listed archaeological ruins sites and the famous Victoria Falls.
- The National Herbarium and Botanical Garden
- Antelope Park home to a non-profit organization dedicated to the facilitation and promotion of sound conservation and management plans for the African lion.
- The Natural History Museum of Zimbabwe found in Matobo Hills
- The Victoria Falls town
- Hwange Game Drive
- Exotic Boma Dinner
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Meaning “the place of eating,” Boma appeals to the senses with a variety of local dishes including game meat such as kudu, warthog and ostrich. Guests are welcome to take part in traditional drumming and dancing. You even have the opportunity to eat a local delicacy – mopane worms!
Enjoy a cultural evening with Zimbabwean musicians, after which the local craftsmen will be available to teach you how to craft beautiful pieces of jewellery and sculptures. This cultural immersion experience will not only teach you new skills, but give you insight into the cultures and traditions of the people of Zimbabwe.
High Tea at Victoria Falls Hotel
Visit the famous Victoria Falls Hotel, renowned for it’s colonial-era architecture. This five-star hotel is only a ten-minute walk from the falls themselves, and was built in 1904 as a key part of the “Cape to Cairo” railroad dream. Today, enjoying a high-tea on the terrace gives you insight into what life was like over a hundred years ago as you gaze at the Victoria Falls Bridge, mist rising from the thundering waterfall.
These ferocious, predatory fish lurk throughout much of the Zambezi, catching prey with their enormous jaws and needle-like teeth. Add a tiger fish to your repertoire during your sports fishing adventure on the Zambezi.
Flight of Angels
Hover through the pounding mist of Victoria Falls as you explore the stunning landscape from the air. A specially designed helicopter, providing panoramic visibility to every passenger, takes you high into the sky to be truly encompassed by the mesmerizing grandeur of the falls.
Known as the “smoke that thunders,” Victoria Falls is one of the seven natural wonders of the world. The waterfall system is the largest on Earth, about 1.7 kilometers wide and one hundred and eight meters high. Enjoy being awestruck by the sheer magnificence of the falls.