Things to do near
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
Hwange (208.1 km from Kasane)
Game drives can be ventured in Hwange National Park from 6 am to 6 pm. Hwange National park is home to the Big 5 and you are assured to the see at least three, if not all five, of the Big 5.
This is the largest park in Zimbabwe and covers about 14 650 square-kilometers. The park is home to over 100 mammal species and close to 400 bird species. ...
Deka (222.7 km from Kasane)
They once ranged through 39 countries - a population of 500,000 Painted Dogs that thrived through the turn of the twentieth century. Today, their numbers hover at 3,000 individuals in Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa.
Their shrinking world has been impacted by unfounded myths leading to human persecution, and tragic injuries when...
Siansowa (247.6 km from Kasane)
Zambia's largest Nile crocodile farm, offering tours to the public.
Sinazongwe (261.5 km from Kasane)
Zongwe is Zambia's largest commercial Nile crocodile farm, and one of the biggest in Africa. The crocodiles are bred on the farm for their meat and skins.
Here you can view the breeder’s dam, home to very large crocodiles, some of which are over 5m long.
Fascinating tours allow you to get up close to these prehistoric reptiles and understand...
Nata (292.5 km from Kasane)
The Nata Bird Sanctuary is a community managed reserve on the Sowa pan where bird life and wildlife is protected.
The Sowa pan forms a part of the Makgadikgadi Pans. You will experience the magnificent vast open space of the salt pans driving towards the look out point and with luck you will find the flamingos who come to breed in the winter. It...
Galleries and Museums
Maun (311.3 km from Kasane)
Shows arts, crafts and artifacts of local Artists. Changes the theme of its exhibition every 6 months.
Kafue Region (402.1 km from Kasane)
KaingU Safari Lodge boasts a stunning location on the Kafue River and is able to offer a variety of river based activities. With the opening of the new Spinal Road in the Kafue National Park, KaingU has added a whole new range of activities and services including walking and driving loops with overnight stays on the banks of the river at their...
Lusaka (431.6 km from Kasane)
Arcades Shopping Centre is Lusaka's premier one-stop shopping and entertainment mall housing a casino, nightclubs, cinemas, cafes, restaurants, Internet cafés, bars and fast-food outlets. And there's an enormous Spar supermarket.
Lusaka (435.2 km from Kasane)
This is an old feature of Lusaka's craft scene, where woodcarvers live in the village. Interestingly the houses were some of the first houses provide by the government. You can buy a range of gifts from Zambia and these days Zimbabwe. More interestingly you can talk to the craftsmen and watch them at work.
Lusaka (437.6 km from Kasane)
Manda Hill is Lusaka's first official mall and is the place to shop in Zambia. GAME Stores, the South African version of Walmart, is the anchor, and the mall also features some upmarket boutiques, Woolworths (yes!), Shoprite, PEP, Mr Price, book stores, restaurants, coffee shops, curio shops, some clothing stores and an ATM. There's even a great...
Bulawayo (463.1 km from Kasane)
This lovely recreational park in the hillside area offers wonderful walking opportunities, botanical gardens, dams, amazing bird life, and the Bean There Restaurant.
Rundu (600.5 km from Kasane)
This is an informal African market in the town. The market is open in accordance with the activities of the town's people. The main market is open from Monday to Friday, from 6:00 am to 21:00 and on Saturdays until 18.00. pm. The busiest trading days are between the 25th and the 5th of each month.
Here locals promote their businesses, from...
Chingola (654.7 km from Kasane)
Chimfunshi Wildlife Orphanage lies 60 km west of Chingola on the Kafue River. Along with chimpanzees, Chimfunshi is a sanctuary for numerous other animals under the care of David and Sheila Siddle.
Chimfunshi is a one-hour drive from Hibiscus Guest House.
Open 09:00 – 16:30. Feeding times are 11:30 and 13:30.
Chingola (655.7 km from Kasane)
Nchingola Golf Club is renowned as Zambia’s premier golf course and is home to the Zambia Open. The 18-hole Woodlands/Parklands course is well maintained and offers a driving range, clubhouse and practice facilities. It’s also a great place to stop for lunch.
Four By Four Trails
Lephalale (Ellisras) (690.4 km from Kasane)
Grootwater 4x4 Trail comprises a variety of short routes totalling 23 km. The trail is located on the banks of the Poer-se-Loop River in the Waterberg. If you tackle all the trails, you should complete them in about 4 hours. The various trails offer different challenges from rocky terrain to some mud during the rainy season. The grading for...