Gwanda Gospel Festival Preps Begin

Organisers of the annual Gwanda Gospel Festival, which is in its third year, have announced dates for this year’s edition and preparations are in progress. This year’s festival, which is running under the theme, “The Walls of Jericho Did Fall”, will be held from September 7-9 in Gwanda with the line-up of performers being finalised. […]

Africa travel trade shows get a reboot with first ever dedicated event in UK

Experience Africa by Atta will debut over three days from Monday 25th June to Wednesday 27th June 2018. The invitation only event at London’s Canary Wharf CCT Venues Plus, aims to provide a lucrative platform for uniting a wider range of key suppliers from Africa with the most relevant, active buyers from the UK and […]

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Zimbabwe inbound tourism hits record high

FOREIGN tourist arrivals to Zimbabwe hit record highs between December last year and February this year and are expected to continue into next year, local tour operators have said.  In December alone, visitors to the Victoria Falls hit 1 000 per day, and the trend continued into last month. The increase, which equalled the visitor […]


Boarder Challenges to be a thing of the past

Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Prisca Mupfumira has vowed to eliminate all challenges faced by local and foreign tourists at the country’s points of entry. Treasury recently injected $9,3 million towards upgrading Beitbridge Border Post and improve service delivery, as part of Government’s 100-day rapid results programme. During peak periods such as the festive season, […]

Hon. Priscah Mupfumira Address at ITB

ZTA hosting delegates from at ITB Berlin 2018. #itbBerlin2018 Posted by Zimbabwe Tourism Authority on Thursday, 8 March 2018

‘Zim poised for tourism boom’

Zimbabwe has stepped up its engagement with the International Tourism Bourse (ITB Berlin) in a strategy that seeks to make the country a top of the mind business and leisure destination in Southern Africa. ITB Berlin, which began on Wednesday and runs through the weekend – is the world’s leading travel trade show, and a […]

Legendary Dr. Oliver Mtukudzi to perform on board fastjet’s flight between Harare and Victoria Falls this Friday

This Friday 9 March 2018 fastjet and music legend Dr. Oliver Mtukudzi will host a Zimbabwean first when the superstar performs at 34 000 feet, on a fastjet flight, between Harare and Victoria Falls. ‘Tuku’ will deliver an acoustic set comprising tracks from his new album titled Hany’ga (Concern); the collection of newly penned songs […]

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Zimbabwe aims to recoup lost market share

Chief Operating Officer of the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority, Givemore Chidzidzi, says though it is early to draw conclusions, the country’s new leadership bodes well for tourism. The changes come on the heels of tourism growth in 2017. “Tourist arrivals in Zimbabwe reached over 2,4m by the close of 2017. This was 12% up from the […]


Additional bridge run

The Bushtracks Express and the Royal Livingstone Express are two luxurious steam trains that ply the Victoria Falls Bridge between Zambia and Zimbabwe, serving a fine-dining experience along the way. The Royal Livingstone Express leaves from the Bushtracks Station in Livingstone, whereas the Bushtracks Express pulls out from the Victoria Falls Station. Both travel the […]


For engagement of a Consultant to develop a Tourism Investment and Development Concept Plan for the Victoria Falls Special Economic Zone For Mosi Oa Tunya Development Company Post Title: CONSULTANTS TO DEVELOP A TOURISM INVESTMENT AND DEVELOPMENT CONCEPT PLAN FOR THE VICTORIA FALLS SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONE Duty station: Harare, Zimbabwe (With travel to Victoria Falls) […]