Chivero: The Oasis of Harare

Do you want to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy a relaxing day by the water? Do you want to see a variety of wildlife, from hippos and crocodiles to elephants? Then you should visit Lake Chivero, the oasis of Harare. Lake Chivero is a reservoir on the Manyame River, located about 34 km from Harare. It was created in 1952 to provide water for the city and has since become a popular recreational destination. The lake covers an area of 2,632 hectares and has a depth of 27 metres. The water is also used for irrigation and commercial fishing. Lake Chivero is home to over 100 species of mammals and 400 species of birds. You can see hippos and crocodiles in the water, and elephants, lions, leopards, rhinos, buffaloes and more on the shore. You can also enjoy game drives, walking safaris, canoe safaris and fishing trips in the lake.

Lake Chivero is a place that will delight you and surprise you. It is a place where you can experience the beauty and diversity of Zimbabwe’s nature and wildlife. Don’t miss this opportunity to visit Lake Chivero, the oasis of Harare. Book your trip today!