The Great Zimbabwe Ruins is a historical site which is well worth a visit, the stone buildings were built in the 11th century and consist entirely of stone and are one of the oldest ruins in Southern Africa. One of the famous attractions is the Victoria Falls. This waterfall is the largest in the world, and the most unusual shape. The most diverse fauna exist in the waterfall area. The Zambezi river can be witnessed in full swing at the Victoria Falls. When the river is flooded, the falls are the largest falling water sheet on earth. There are areas along the Zambezi that offer prime opportunities for canoeing and white water rafting along both the upper and lower Zambezi.
Harare is known as the commercial capital of Zimbabwe.The public park, Harare Gardens offers a beautiful landscaped environment and a miniature Victoria Falls and Zambezi River Gorge.