Welcome to Umfurudzi Park

The Park covers an area of 76000 ha (760 square km) of incredible natural beauty and bio diversity.

The Park was formed in 1981, and is the first Park to be formed under the newly formed free Zimbabwe. The Park was officially opened by His Excellency President RG Mugabe in 1981....



There is a restaurant that serves basic meals – breakfast, lunch and dinner. Drinks, beers, wines are available from the Bar which is open to residents and day visitors. 

Ablution Facilities


There is a public ablution facility at the Park Office, which is available to campers and daily picnic customers.


The Park Altitude ranges from 670m to 1100m above sea level, rainfall averages 550mm per annum starting in late November and ending in early April.

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Umfurudzi Park has great archeological sites dating back to early settlement in Zimbabwe. Bushman painting are scattered throughout the park.

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Umfurudzi has some very unique species. The Park had, in the early 1990s, black Rhino, it is the goal of Umfurudzi Park within 5 years to reintroduce this species.

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Umfurudzi Park 2021

  RTGS or Swipe Midweek RTGS or Swipe USD
standard Chalet      
Tented camps      
camping adults      
Camping children    


Accommodated Tourist
Entry Adults local      
Entry child local      
vehicle local saloon      
vehicle 4x4      
Foreign Vehicle      
Day visitors
Entry Adults local      
Entry child       
vehicle local saloon      
vehicle 4x4      
School Children
Private schools per child      
Gvt Schools Secondary per child      
Primary per child      
Pre school per child      
Tertiary Institutions per child      


  RTG or Swipe USD
Game drive-Maximum 9 people    
Guided walk max 6 pple    
Site visit /hour    
Ranger hire per hour    
Pool usage Day visitor/adult    
Pool usage day visitor per child    
 Elephant interaction adults/kids  



  RTG or Swipe USD
Personal Laundry    
Picnic site    
Chefs hire per plate own food    
Park Map    
Ice pack    
Recovery break down/km AA RATE  
Fishing per person    
River usage    


Contact Us
For more information about the park please contact us on 263777 005 763/+263782 777 633 OR +263774 826 134 , National Parks Central Reservations: +263-242707624/8 or email us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



Proceed down Enterprise Road. After Toll Gate, turn to left towards shamva. From toll gate proceed 100km (Tar Rd), through shamva town to Madziva Mine and Teachers Training College. At Madziwa mine turn right. Proceed approx 100m through shopping centre, Turn to left after flee market Proceed 150m, reach tar road, turn left Proceed 12km(Tar Rd) to Umfurudzi Park Gate Park Office 8km from Gate (Dust Rd) .Access by light motor vehicle sedan


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