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Kuimba Shiri Bird Sanctuary

#2 of 38 things to do in Harare Features Animals
Lake Chivero, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 73 122 6635
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Gateway Grade 3 Class Trip

An excellent outing for eight year olds. Very educational and worth the morning. The children also... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
andrew m
via mobile
What a Beauty....Peace Blossomy....Lovely Paradise

I go always for horse riding, what a beauty I love all the horses (I always ride Allamein, Kamsen... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Harare, Zimbabwe
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Lake Chivero, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 73 122 6635
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An excellent outing for eight year olds. Very educational and worth the morning. The children also enjoyed the choo choo train!

Thank andrew m
Reviewed 1 week ago

I go always for horse riding, what a beauty I love all the horses (I always ride Allamein, Kamsen and Mallona even Sadiki at some point), even the Zebras, when ever I take my friends to visit we get carried away by the beautiful birds...More

Thank jeantakudzwa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had such a wonderful time here. So we started off late in the day and took a super round about rocky and bumpy road to get there, so MAKE SURE you take the correct road (which is paved and very direct). We got there...More

Thank Veronica F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning day spent here yesterday. Charming and welcoming hosts. Ambience and settings are too beautiful. Where else can one sit under beautiful trees, rolling greens lawns down to majestic lake and share your delicious lunch with Zebra roaming around and the air filled with bird...More

Thank phylliswheeler2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 5 took a drive out to Kuimba Shiri yesterday and had a lovely afternoon. The bird park is very well maintained with a variety of birds. We had a late lunch at the Waterfront Restaurant which was amazing. Sitting overlooking the lake...More

Thank Hhhhhggfh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bird show is amazing , the new waterfront restaurant is really fantabulous ! Their onion ring dish ! Wow !!

Thank Zumbane Lodges N
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Gary,Elcine and josh, thank you so much for a wonderful 3 days in your lodges, the hospitality was great and the entertainment refreshing. Especially the Newly opened waterfront bar and grill ( the admirals cabin ) a must for all foodies. Run by Mike and...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Did a day trip here and was amazed at the surroundings. So relaxing and the best food and service I've seen in years. The bird show is a must. Don't forget your camera ! The lake view from the beach restaurant and bar is lovely....More

Thank RossandCol
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is definitely a place to visit if you want to get away from it all. Been a while since we have had such peace and serenity and this place provided that and more in such a natural setting. My wife and I spent a...More

Thank Stanley M
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The best boat ride of my life!!! We saw Rhino, Girraffes, Ostriches and fat Crocks! I am here from California and having a total blast! This place is amazing, horses and zebras , bunnies and peacocks are just walking around free. The birds are awesome...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Rosaria M
Can this bird sanctuary accommodate a wedding,& how much would it cost to hire it for such?
18 February 2017|
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Response from Makutihighlands |
Hi Rosaria. I am sure that it could but you should contact the owners to enquire if they do accommodate weddings. . The surroundings are beautiful and the accommodation lodges along the Lake are rustic, in keeping... More
Peter N
How much is the entrance fee and accommodation for the chalets. Please help
27 November 2016|
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Response from Tendai K | Reviewed this property |
the entrance fee is $5 for adults and $3 for kids under 12 years old ... the chalets however cost $60 but if you like camping its $10 per person per night.. i hope that was helpful information...