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Chinhoyi Caves

5km From Chinhoyi Town, Chinhoyi, Zimbabwe
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I visited the caves during the Heroes holiday. The place is so nice but there were may students who... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Harare Province, Zimbabwe

Absolutely a must-see when visiting Zimbabwe. There are quite a few stairs to climb but the view... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Scheritha F
Cape Town, South Africa
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“blue water” (5 reviews)
“an hour” (4 reviews)
5km From Chinhoyi Town, Chinhoyi, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I visited the caves during the Heroes holiday. The place is so nice but there were may students who were also visiting the caves as part of their educational trips. The place ended up being congested but overall we enjoyed

Thank fmadhuku
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely a must-see when visiting Zimbabwe. There are quite a few stairs to climb but the view of the caves are totally worth it. The caves are large and the water is beautifully clear and blue.

Thank Scheritha F
Reviewed 26 June 2017

its a small cave, set at a distance of approx. 1.5 hrs from Harare, good place for picnic or a day's excursion. Caves offer mesmerising view of the cobalt blue water, which is actually a wonderful sight. Trek down the other side of the caves...More

Thank Ruchika S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The experience of Chinhoi caves was so nice and entertaining I never new we would have such good places for leisure and visit in my country the place is fantastic.

Thank Busani S
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The Tour Guides are experienced and know the history of the caves. They were able to answer all our questions, and are safety-conscious. Touring the caves is not only enjoyable but good for one's health - as it provides a good work-out.

Thank brucemg2016
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We live in Chinhoyi and have visited and dived in the caves a few times. Amazing diving as the visibility is incredible - it is highly recommended, for that different dive experience. Whenever people visit us from outside Zimbabwe, we always take them to see...More

Thank kiminzim
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Everyone should have this experience! Its a beautiful place no doubt. No other exciting activity expect seeing the caves but its worth a visit. Oh there's a picnic area where you can sit and eat later when done which is quite popular in Chinhoyi.

Thank Moselyn M
Reviewed 26 March 2017

It's fairly interesting but it's definitely not a full days outing, at best it's an hour. Its very expensive for what you get however if you're camping at the attached campsite it's only an additional $2 which is worth spending to see it. Didn't do...More

Thank Haig B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Chinhoyi caves is such a beautiful place where you see the amazing things God had created. To those who loves nature, this is a place to go. The caves are just amazing such that you will wonder how they were created. There is a water...More

Thank dudzai
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

After a 2.5 h drive from Harare (road is ok for Zim conditions) we arrived at the caves. Normaly you can pay the entrance (4$ locals, 10$ foreigners) by card but the machine was not working. Due to the cash problems at the moment this...More

Thank Taelki
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Peter N
3 October 2016|
Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry Peter, I can't help you. It is easily drive-able from Harare so we didn't stay!