"House Boats and Elephants" Kariba by kentishgirl
Kariba Travel Guide: 16 reviews and 17 photos
We spent 2 nights in Kariba Town on the edge of Lake Kariba and then went out on a houseboat for 2 nights on Lake Kariba itself.
During our trip on the houseboat we took a game walk in Matusadona National Park which straddles the edge of the lake.
Lake Kariba was a haven for wildlife, whilst our game walk in Matusadona we saw nothing other than Buffalo.
Lake Kariba has waters in both Zimbabwe and Zambia - a houseboat is a popular excursion to take whilst in these parts, we slept under the stars, ate under the sun and swam in the lake waters.
We spent a couple of nights out on a houseboat on Lake Kariba. I probably wouldnt do it again, but I am glad that I... more travel advice
There were plenty of hippo in the shallows of Lake Kariba - there were places you could swim in the lake, by the shore... more travel advice
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