Gonarezhou National Park
part of the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park (GLTP) in the Eastern Lowveld area of Zimbabwe
Three major rivers – The Save, Runde and Mwenezi – cut
their courses through Gonarezhou national park,
forming pools and natural oases from which hundreds of species of birds, wildlife and fish gather to feed and drink
The Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park (GLTP)
Gonarezhou National Park is part of the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park (GLTP), a massive Pan-African Park that includes South Africa’s famed Kruger National Park and Mozambique’s Gaza.
The vast and diverse nature of the mega-park will provide world-class eco-tourism to the visitor and strive to re-establish historical animal migration routes and fragile regional ecosystems.
The combined Park will include more than 500 species of birds, 147 species of mammals, at least 116 species of reptiles, 34 species of frogs and 49 species of fish
Gonarezhou is famous for it's elephants, and many of the largest-tusked elephants in the region maybe found within the Park. Be warned they charge first and ask questions later, after years of enduring poaching.
The rare king cheetah can also be found in Gonarezhou
Attractions at Gonarezhou
■ Game viewing – best along the riverine regions and close to the many perennial pools and springs.
The elephants in this Park are
notoriously aggressive so visitors are encouraged to keep a safe viewing