Linkwasha Camp, Hwange, Zimbabwe

Linkwasha Camp is a Classic Camp

Wildlife at Linkwasha Camp

Hwange’s mix of different veld and landscape types means that game viewing is productive year-round. Wildlife frequently encountered in our area includes lion, large herds of elephant, buffalo, cheetah, leopard, spotted hyaena, giraffe, sable, blue wildebeest, impala, waterbuck and reedbuck. In summer, wildebeest, zebra and eland are found in abundance on the open plains, while in winter elephant congregate in enormous numbers around the waterholes.

Birdlife in the area is prolific (400+) and varied.


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Latest News From Linkwasha Camp

  • Linkwasha Camp - February 2016
    Feb 12, 2016

    The cheetah brothers are frequently seen in front of Linkwasha, perched on top of a termite mound, scanning the long grass for potential prey, but more often than not, just relaxing…

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  • Linkwasha Camp - January 2016
    Jan 25, 2016

    Cheetah impressed throughout the month with their hunting prowess and their regular visits to Linkwasha, once causing guests to return from a game drive early to see them in action around Tent 7…

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  • Linkwasha Camp - December 2015
    Dec 3, 2015

    The cheetah brothers continued to be a visible presence around Linkwasha, quite often turning up in the late afternoon for a drink at the Front Pan…

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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ Linkwasha Camp was our last of six camps and certainly stood out as a top camp for us. I especially enjoyed lunch overlooking the waterhole, as well as our last sundowner. ”
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Reviewed by: Kristen B, 21 January 2016