Matetsi Safari Area | Matetsi Unit 5

The Matetsi Safari Area situated in North Western Zimbabwe close to the famous Victoria Falls and is Zimbabwe’s oldest and best-known hunting safari area. The Matetsi Units are the best remaining wild, free range, fair chase hunting areas in Africa today.

Matetsi Unit 5 is a National Parks Safari Area, therefore there are no people living in any of the Matetsi Units making them true safari areas.

Matetsi Safari Area Map

Matetsi Unit 5 has three rivers that run through it all year around making the Safari Area a hot spot to animals from the adjoining the game rich Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe’s largest. Totalling some 13,000 square kilometres and home to an overwhelming number of wild, free roaming animals.

Together with Matetsi Safari Area, Zambezi National Park, Pandamasui Forest area and Kazuma National Park, all combine to form one of Africa’s largest un-spoilt wilderness areas, over 20,000 square km in extent.

Matetsi Unit 5 is 390 Kilometers squared in extent with five luxury client chalets each sleeping two persons, with en-suite bathrooms. There is generator run power in the camp and WIFI in the lodge.

The rolling hills and valleys in Unit 5 are a perfect area for the resident elephants, buffalos, lions, leopards, sable, roan and a whole host of plains game. Besides the resident populations that live in Unit 5, there are also migratory animals moving into and out of the Unit at all times of the year.

Buffalo Herd 1000

A herd of 1000+ buffalo in Matetsi Unit 5

The Professional Hunters guiding the hunts in Units 2 and 5 are Zimbabwe National Parks PH’s. The same PH’s that deal with dangerous problem animals for Zimbabwe Parks. These same PH’s are also responsible for the theoretical and practical examination of Professional Hunters who are in training to become PH’s in Zimbabwe.

The calibre of PH’s guiding these hunts is of the highest standard.

Matetsi Unit 5 is a 90 minute drive from Victoria Falls International Airport, there is no charter flight needed to hunt the Matetsi Units.

Book these Matetsi Unit hunts with confidence.

Matetsi Unit 5 Lodge

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