Lower Zambezi’s Ever-Changing Canvas

Embark on a journey through the captivating seasons of Lower Zambezi, where nature unfolds its diverse tapestry in a spectacular display. From January to December, each month paints a unique picture of this African paradise.  January – April: A Symphony of Rain and Green As the year unfolds, Lower Zambezi embraces the ongoing rainy season. […]

Meet the Chengetai Project

At Zambezi Grande, it’s no secret that we’re big on empowering our local community. Whether it’s providing work opportunities, contributing to the economy through tourism or giving back through one of many initiatives, we’re always ready to lend a hand to the place and people that we love.  Our Chengetai Tree Project is no different. […]

A location like no other and a world of activities

Call us biased, but we’ve always believed that the Zambezi Grande Experience is far more than just the escape of a lifetime. It’s the promise of adventure, natural beauty, true luxury and of course, the very essence of Africa. Here’s why Zambezi Grande is unlike anything you’ve ever experienced before… Our location on the banks […]

The secret language of trees

Believe it or not, trees can talk to each other! If this is news to you, that’s okay, we thought we’d share a bit more on the phenomenon that achieves far more than one might think.   Trees communicate through the air, using pheromones and other powerful scent signals to warn each other of danger. In […]

What to look forward to at Zambezi Grande

The rainy season is over and we’re about to reopen the doors of Zambezi Grande, welcoming our guests back to enjoy a world of luxurious experiences on the Lower Zambezi. From unbelievable wildlife sightings to culinary excellence and even a few spa pampers, here’s what those joining us can look forward to. A spectacular setting […]

What makes the Ana Tree so remarkable

Also known as the Faidherbia Albida, the Ana Tree is a truly versatile one. As a native of south and east Africa, this tree can grow to heights of 20-30m. Known for its pods and straight white thorns that come in pairs, it also bears fruit from September to December each year. Here are a […]

The wonders of the Baobab Tree

The Baobab is certainly a symbol of the African bush but it’s far more impressive than many might think. With 11 species in Madagascar and one in Africa, it’s a multipurpose tree that has many uses. As just one of many wonderful plants you could see on a trip to Zambezi Grande, here’s what makes […]

Meet The Zambezi Grande Family: Obert

A key part of the Zambezi Grande experience rests on keeping our guests happy, well-rested and of course, making unforgettable memories. None of this would be possible without Obert, our lodge manager and an essential member of the Zambezi Grande family for the last four years. We sat down with him to find out what […]

A World Of Grande Experiences Await…

We believe that the best memories are made when you’re enjoying activities that take you out of the usual settings. It’s what makes a trip to Zambezi Grande a must for those looking to create memories that last a lifetime. The good news is, we offer a host of experiences just waiting to be explored. […]

The magic of the Elephant’s river crossing

If you’re anything like us, the marvel of Mother Nature’s creatures never gets old. One such example is the way that Elephants cross over the Zambezi river to Zimbabwe. We sat down with Johann, a member of our team to find out what makes this phenomenon an incredible one. With decades of guiding experience and […]