Community Updates

Jafuta Foundation introduces home biogas units to the communities around Victoria Falls

In line with the country’s sustainable development goals, the Jafuta Foundation is the first organisation to introduce home biogas units for cooking in the rural areas surrounding Victoria Falls. The objective of the biogas units is to address issues of climate change, deforestation, health effects of carbon fuels on humanity and minimise the effects of …

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Covid-19 PCR Testing now available at Victoria Falls Airport

Lancet Clinical Laboratories have set-up a laboratory test site at the Victoria Falls Airport in order to provide Covid-19 PCR Tests for travellers arriving into the tourism hub of Zimbabwe. As per the Ministry of Health and Child Care requirements, all regional and international travellers arriving into Zimbabwe will be required to produce a negative …

Community Updates

Greenline Africa Trust activities over the past six months

Greenline Africa Trust who have been active in the rural communities surrounding Victoria Falls for several years have ramped up their efforts throughout the lockdown period and as a result of the impact that the Covid-19 pandemic has had on the region. Below is an overview of just a few of their efforts over the …

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Airlines now flying into Victoria Falls

Following the re-opening of Zimbabwe’s Airports to International travellers, we have put together a list of the airlines currently flying into Victoria Falls. AIRLINE SOURCE ROUTING SCHEDULE Ethiopian Airlines International Addis – Ndola – Victoria Falls Wednesdays and Saturdays Fastjet Domestic Harare – Victoria Falls Thursdays and Sundays Air Zimbabwe Domestic Harare – Victoria Falls …

Community Updates

Incredible fundraising campaign in honour of Victoria Falls legend

Mr Philip James was a legend in Victoria Falls. He was the epitome of service, having served at the Victoria Falls Hotel for over 50 years and was known and loved by all who live here. In addition, he had nurtured and trained so many in service excellence throughout his years at Victoria Falls Hotel. …

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Fastjet resume flights between Harare & Victoria Falls

We are pleased to confirm that domestic flights between between Harare and Victoria Falls resumed as of 1st October 2020, and will operate every Thursday and Sunday. These routes are currently on promotion offering reduced flight fares one way including taxes and free baggage allowance. As a standard product offering on all domestic and international …

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Zimbabwe re-opens it’s Airports for travellers

Zimbabwe re-opened its major airports to International and Regional passenger flights on 1 October 2020, with domestic services having already resumed earlier in September. Victoria Falls was amongst the major airports in the country to re-open with Air Zimbabwe being the first to resume flights to the destination from Harare. Please note the following measures which have been …

Conservation Updates

“Kuland” Translocated to Rehabilitation Facility

Last week Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust translocated a young female calf of questionable provenance… she looked part kudu and part eland. The “kuland” was found on her own in Victoria Falls town and was not afraid of people. With the assistance of Zimparks, Victoria Falls Anti Poaching Unit and Zambezi Horse Safaris the young “kuland” …

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Food and Nutrition Support for Zimparks Ranger’s Families

Victoria Falls Wildlife Trust have provided a family food hamper to each family of every ranger in Victoria Falls National Park and Zambezi National Park. This support in conjunction with the food packs recently provided by Bhejane Trust will help ensure our rangers and their families are able to sustain themselves and continue to look …

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Vice President tours International Airports to assess readiness for tourism re-opening

This last weekend saw the Vice President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, who is also the Minister of Health & Child Care, Hon.CGN Chiwenga and the Hon N.M Ndhlovu touring the countries International Airports to assess the readiness for the return of tourism. The tour began with R.G.Mugabe International Airport, and included JKM Nkomo in …