Lake Kariba is man-made and covers an area of over 5,000 square kilometres. The submerged forests and the backdrop of the Matusadona National Park are just two features of this area of outstanding beauty where the wildlife is abundant.
Bumi Hills Safari Lodge - 3 star - 30 minute light aircraft flight from Kariba
Rooms: luxury chalets with either terrace or balcony, ceiling fan and air conditioning. Many with view of the lakeshore.
Lodge: open dining room, bar, lounge and swimming pool. Full board and game activities included - drives in open vehicles and boat trips. There is also a hide on the lakeshore.
A peaceful retreat with marvellous views of Lake Kariba. The comfortable lodge, excellent cuisine and game viewing make this a wonderful African experience.
Ruckomechi Camp - 25 minute light aircraft flight from Kariba
Rooms: ten luxury tents, each with a view of the river. Fan. Small verandah.
Camp: dining area, bar and lounge. Decked area with infinity pool and hammocks. Outdoor bath with river view. Game drives, walks and boat trips available.
Ruckomechi will live up to expectations. It is unfenced and elephants often wander through the camp. Homely cuisine. Remote and situated on the banks of the Zambezi.