Chinotimba Township Tour (Zimbabwe)

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Experience Rating
    
icon2 hours  (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Overview

Discover life around Victoria Falls during this visit to the Chinotimba township, home to roughly 60,000 people. Learn about the Nambya and Tonga people who are indigenous to the area as you explore old homes, taverns, churches, and local markets. This tour is ideal for those who want to learn more about Zimbabwean culture and the history of Victoria Falls.
  • Take a 2-hour tour of the Chinotimba township from Victoria Falls
  • Learn about the indigenous Nambya and Tonga people who live here
  • Discover the history of the area as you visit taverns, markets, and schools
  • Enjoy complimentary round-trip transportation from Victoria Falls

Transfers (B&B's, Guest Houses and Hotels in Victoria Falls Town, Zimbabwe only)
Items of a personal nature

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Transfer from all Hotels and Lodges in Victoria Falls Town

Itinerary
Stop At:  
Chinotimba Market
The word Chinotimba describes the roar of the water from the mighty Victoria Falls in the local Nambya language. The Nambya and the Tonga people are the original people of the Victoria Falls area. The majority of people in Victoria Falls live in the Chinotimba township, which has a population of approximately 60 000 people. During the Township Tour, guests will have an opportunity to observe township-life – from the oldest houses to the taverns, the local market and churches. During a visit to the Chinotimba Primary School clients are introduced to the school headmaster – he or someone assigned will take the guests on a tour of the school after which the children may sing a song (Please note that school visits are subject to the schools being open)
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please note that school visits are subject to the schools being open.
  • Activitiy is Weather Permitting
  • Clients are advised to bring the following with:
  • Comfortable attire that provides sun protection
  • Sunscreen
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Clients are advised to wear the following:
  • Comfortable attire that provides sun protection
  • Hiking/running shoes
  • Warm clothing in winter (April to August)
  • Child Policies are available upon request
  • Language:
  • English (French, German, Italian & Spanish available on private tours, at supplement cost – subject to availability)
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
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