Mana Pools is situated in the North of the country and shares borders with Zambia. Named after its four great pools, the Mana Pools Park has various lodges and camps designed for different activities. 'Mana' means four, referring to the parks four pools surrounding its head quarters. Most interestingly, this eye –catching marvel is a natural park tucked in an astounding surrounding with a truly serene atmosphere. Designated as a World Heritage site, the park houses numerous species of delicate birds along with a large variety of the most dreaded and humongous animals including elephant, buffalo, zebra, kudu, waterbuck, hippos and crocodiles. Another fascinating collection that is found only in the Mana Pools is of the rare black rhino.
If you're visiting the park for game viewing, the best time to visit is during the dry seasons that last between September and October. Moreover, visitors can also enjoy fishing experience at the Mana pools and Zambezi River without having to acquire a permit.
When it comes to providing accommodation, the Mana Pools lodges and Camps take a lead in the entire country of Zimbabwe. Ranging from tented Safari Camps to luxury lodges, visitors can chose from a large variety of residing offers. The Tented Safari camps are designed to give the true camping-in-the-bush experience with an added advantage of unmatched luxury amid such wonderful surrounding. These tented camps provide a setting of an exclusive 8-bed shaded camp that resides under the thick shade of African tree just near the Zambezi River. Such an arrangement is most well suited for those visitors who come in groups of friends and can hence enjoy staying each moment of their exciting tour together. However, for those who prefer more privacy, a number of twin bedded tents are also available. These tents are not the weary and shaggy sort of tents, instead fully equipped with luxury; these tents offer such facilities as hot water showers, hand basins and a comfortable toiletry arrangement. Among other facilities these tents include three-time meals, a choice of local alcoholic and soft drinks, teas and coffees and other delicious delicacies. Moreover, as part of the tents deals visitors can select from a choice of many game drives such as game walks, Canoeing and fishing. However, visitor would have to bring their own fishing rods and tackles for the fishing tours.
If you are an enthusiast, Chikwenya Safari Lodges would surely be your paradise in Harare. The lodges house 8 luxury suites all having attached washrooms along with dressing rooms. Moreover all rooms come with air conditioning and overhead fans to give you a princely experience amid the lush green rainforests of Harare and flowing wonders of the Zambezi River. To add a touch of elegance and luxury, each room is exclusively decorated and built on a teak platform and also offers private decks attached to it. While each room has an outdoor shower for under-the-twilight experience, indoor colonial bath make things perfectly private for you! And if you are a honeymooner, the honeymoons suites, with their exclusive Spa baths provide the perfectly intimate experience on an adventure trip.
Among other marvelous suites and camps that the Mana Pools has to offer, is the Kanga Bush Camp, Ruckomechi Camp, Shamashanga Fishing Lodge, Tafika Safari Lodge and the like. So this time when you plan a safari tour to Harare, make a wise option and stay at the Mana Pool accommodation for an unforgettably exciting experience.