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Kuimba Shiri Bird Sanctuary

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Great Family Day out

They have had some renovations and things look great. Excellent little swim area for the little... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Great Camping Place

Camped their with our Family ..awesome place. you need to go back to the birds multiple times cos... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Lake Chivero, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 77 222 6635
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All reviewsboat ridewaterfront restaurantlarge lakelots of varietyfabulous foodhome away from homelake viewperchgreat family dayowners and staffgreat place to visitwell worth the visitcity lifenatural environmententrance feedifferent speciesthank you so much
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have had some renovations and things look great. Excellent little swim area for the little ones. Food offerings are huge... so come hungry! Some of the bird walk was under water on our visit due to the high level of water in lake chivers.

Thank vickietanakamusiwa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Camped their with our Family ..awesome place. you need to go back to the birds multiple times cos there is just so many cool birds to see, the bird show by Garry in the afternoon is great to watch and for kids to hold the...More

Thank William Y
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Fantastic enjoyable day out. Interesting bird features. Garry makes all welcome. Something for Littlies as well as adults. The Bird Flying takes place every day and children are encouraged to partake. Fishing is also available by arrangement on the day

Thank davayne2016
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Perfect day outing for children all age ranges. Allows parents to relax over a beer or wine whilst the children play , learn about birds , fish , ride ponies . There was an option to go onto the lake but we were so well...More

Thank AlanaChinhara
Reviewed July 31, 2018

The drive from Harare city is not long, the roads are alright but dirt road in the national parks area.The price is excellent to get entry to the Kuimba Shiri bird park. There is a massive area for a picnic or meals from the restaurant....More

Thank LaurenMac2011
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Visited on my first day in the country, this attraction is about a half-hour west of Harare and found on Lake Chivero, the largest manmade lake in Zimbabwe. The principle behind the operation here is noble and one that I found throughout my time in...More

Thank midway42
Reviewed June 19, 2018

This place is quite refreshing .For the first time I have never watched such a variety of birds There is a very big dam with good views you can get the best photos at sunset

Thank ichisvo
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

If you are a nature lover then this place is a pick for you. Upon arrival you can feel the difference in the fresh air away from the city life.This is a bird sanctuary in a way with a diverse range of bird species from...More

Thank mimierue
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We always have a great time here beside the lake and Father’s Day in Zim was no exception. We were disappointed that the restaurant beside the lake wasn’t functioning as they had fabulous food at terrific prices when open. The meals at the cafe need...More

Thank marbbess
Reviewed May 13, 2018

I have several places in Zimbabwe that I love to go to, and this is one of them. I love birds of prey and they have some really wonderful ones. A great way for children to learn about wildlife and learn the value of protecting...More

Thank Yvonne S
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December 19, 2017|
Response from Rebuild S | Reviewed this property |
Prices have gone up now and am not sure how much but when l went it was $4 for adults
September 16, 2017|
Response from Suzanne E | Reviewed this property |
Hi Beatrice, I am so sorry for the belated reply (I clearly don't check TripAdvisor often enough). I hope that you managed to get sorted and that you enjoyed your time in Zimbabwe. If you have by any chance postponed your... More
Rosaria M
February 18, 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