"Formerly the largest man-made lake in the world." Kariba by RblWthACoz
Kariba Travel Guide: 16 reviews and 17 photos
In the late 1950's, the Kariba Dam was constructed and what followed was what would be the largest man-made lake for decades. It wasn't until the Chinese launched their massive Three Gorges Damn project that it lost it's title.
For 3 days I cruised Lake Kariba the best possible way - on a houseboat. It was a trip definitely worth taking that was filled with several valuable memories.
- Pros:Wildlife. Weather. Seclusion.
- Cons:Trees in the water.
- In a nutshell:A place to cruise and relax.
There is a fair amount of game to be seen on the shores of Lake Kariba. I saw elephants, hippos, crocodiles, impala,... more travel advice
If you have a power boat, something fun to do at night is to search for crocodiles and hippos. Take your highpowered... more travel advice
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