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We had a ranger to take us on a walk to see the white rhino which was an unforgettable experience we were about 10 mts aways from these magnificent animals.. The staff were very committed to conservation and anti poaching despite their low funding and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dyw936
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trip is well worth it. The circular route takes one through some of the most beautiful and sometimes largest ever rock formations.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank abcdef493
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The granite hills and the boulders are truly amazing. The wildlife is abundant and we saw rhino, sable antelope and more all in the same area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Klaus G
Reviewed November 3, 2018

What a stunningly beautiful place! We easily spent the entire day here, and saw only one other car during our visit. Our lodge organised a NP ranger to take us on a walk to see the white rhino which was an unforgetable experience - the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jando2014
Reviewed October 27, 2018

The main-camp is wery nice located in middle of park. The camp "breathes" of the "Brittish"-time. The park have many nice wiews, I also reckomend to go to "Mother and Child" where you also can se rhinos. In that part of park you need a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hyvleriet
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Matopos did not disappoint with the rock formations. A real gem on the globe. Interesting history at Rhodes grave.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank triplecm
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Matobo National Park highlights the same problem we face with tourist destinations in Zimbabwe. It is a vast national park, with a good number of wild animals. But it is very poorly managed. We did a rhino trek and the jeep safari. After a walk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Smit R
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Have visited before, again as with much associated with Zimbabwe maintenance and up keep and issue. Lovely place to visit, fantastic views, rock formations, rock art, a little wildlife left, not much though. Roads around poor, signage poor, pick nick spots, and of course world...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dcummi193995
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

I have been coming to this park for the last sixty years and it never stops being wonderful. It is beautifully maintained, the staff are extremely friendly and welcoming and the granite domes remain forever mesmerising. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We arrived there by public transport and hitchhiking just to find out that they didn't allow us to enter without a tour or own car. This seems to be the norm in all Zimbabwean NP. Luckily, the guys at the entrance were very friendly and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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kaiser6
August 14, 2018|
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My absolute highlight is the lanfscape with stunning rock formations. You don't go to Matobo for game (except the Rhinos). You may book a rhino tracking in advance via email, matoboparks at gmail The USD 20 is the rate for... More
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