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Welcome to Masvingo


Formerly known as Fort Victoria until 1982, Masvingo is home to many attractions like the Great Zimbabwe National Park - the national treasure from which the country got its name. Welcome to one of Zimbabwe's tourism hubs where the locals are warm and hospitable. Masvingo offers a splendid option for a cheap getaway from affordable accommodation to getting around as well as lots to lots to see and eat.


Information & Facts


Great Zimbabwe Monument

The monument is the largest and most historical attraction in the country. The country also got its name from this monument which is a ruined stone city dating as far back as the 11th century. Near the site, there is a museum where you will find ancient Persian pottery, a Chinese writing set and brass ornaments from Assam in India, all unearthed amid or near the ruins and all extremely old.

Lake Mutirikwi

This is the largest man-made lake in Zimbabwe and it is a great boating and fishing attraction. You can catch breath-taking view of the game park, and surroundings from the dam walls of the lake. For the ultimate experience, you can hop on one of the cruise boats that operates at regular intervals daily.

Kyle Recreational Park

The park is home to Large variety of antelope including nyala, oribi, tsessebe, eland, wildebeest, zebra, kudu, giraffe and also the white rhino. 


Sub tropical climate


UTC +1

  • Sun, 17 Feb

    a few showers. Morning clouds. Mild.

    70 | 62 °F

    a few showers. Morning clouds. Mild.

    49 %  Chance of Precipitation

  • Mon, 18 Feb

    Showers early. More sun than clouds. Mild.

    73 | 62 °F

    Showers early. More sun than clouds. Mild.

    33 %  Chance of Precipitation

  • Tue, 19 Feb

    Morning clouds. Warm.

    80 | 59 °F

    Morning clouds. Warm.

    3 %  Chance of Precipitation

  • Wed, 20 Feb

    Sunny. Warm.

    84 | 56 °F

    Sunny. Warm.

    4 %  Chance of Precipitation

  • Thu, 21 Feb

    Mostly sunny. Warm.

    81 | 59 °F

    Mostly sunny. Warm.

    5 %  Chance of Precipitation

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