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Camping Sites at Mana Pools National Park

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Mana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe
263-0838-257/ 338
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Fabulous national park

Unspoilt and unique bush along the Zambezi, far away from civilisation so there is no real human v... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
VikkiA78
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Once in a lifetime experience.

What dreams are made of honestly. If you love nature and being in the wild and experiencing... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
Amy S
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Mana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe
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263-0838-257/ 338
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unspoilt and unique bush along the Zambezi, far away from civilisation so there is no real human v nature conflict. Marvellous birding and animal viewing

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Reviewed May 6, 2018

What dreams are made of honestly. If you love nature and being in the wild and experiencing wildlife up close and personal this is the place for you. Always exercise cautions and take only photos and leave only footprints but this is something that should...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2018

We stayed in one of the National Park lodges, and while it was cute, it had no view of the river, despite being assured it would, did not have hot water, despite being told they do, and in fact did not have water each day...More

1  Thank Acid B
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

Have submitted a review. This luxury tented safari camp on the banks of the Zambezi in Mana Pool's is not to be missed.

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Reviewed February 15, 2018

We camped on the banks of the Zambezi at Nyamepi. It was wonderful to sit there and listen to the frogs and watch the fireflies chase each other through the bush. Unfortunately we had 120mm of rain that night and the whole camp was flooded....More

1  Thank ExplorerNam
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Reviewed February 2, 2018

We stayed Nyamepi campsite in August 2017 for a week. The campsite and the facilities are very clean; the view is very beautiful along the Zambazi River. We were rewarded with magnificent sunrise and sunset everyday. We spotted lions and there are lots of elephants....More

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Reviewed November 22, 2017

Mana Pools was so superb. I went with ex army officer and we camp for two days there! An elephant came to say "hello!" I enjoyed the place very much!

Thank Joe F
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Reviewed November 15, 2017

Camping on the banks of the Zambezi River with a view of the Zambia Escarp,emt in beautiful Mana Pools NP.

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Reviewed August 23, 2017

We stayed at New Ndungu 2 camp site. There is only a long drop bush toilet and a concrete structure used for braai. This is further west and the camp site is surrounded by dense bush and the river with trees providing shade. We heard...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2017

Mana Pools is one of the best places for camping in the wild! Overlooking the Zambezi River you can't ask for more. We had elephants walk through our camp twice a day without fail - very chilled just passing through and looking at us weird...More

1  Thank Haig B
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