Silunguzi Matopos Cultural Village Tour & Cave Paintings Visit

Silunguzi Village near Matopos National Park is a Ndebele remote settlement located near Bulawayo. The village is very spectacular with its famous balancing rocks, Bushman cave Paintings and the Villagers are very lovely and welcome. This tour will allow you to meet the villagers and see their day to day life.There are little hills around this village where few rock paintings can be seen and they are still visible.There will be an opportunity to test some local food in the village which is prepared by the villagers. Visit to the village market and join them on day to day talks.
Private Tour
Culture and History
Rural Life
Trekking in Nature
Matopos area, Zimbabwe
Half day
English, Zulu

What we'll do

Pick up from your Hotel/Lodge in Bulawayo City.

Drive to Silunguzi passing aside the Matopos National Park where chances of seeing some wild animals are very high. Animals which may be seen are zebra,girraffe,impalas,wathogs,baboons or even white Rhinos. The drive is very scenic as we will pass through the stunning landscape of the Matopos area.

Upon arrival at the Silunguzi Village, we will be meet by a local Guide who will join us for the Tour showing us the cave paintings,taking us to the village and meet the local people and see how they conduct their day to day life in this remote area. There are opportunities of testing local food or local traditional beer if you wish to. You can also enter the Ndebele traditional kitchen and see how it set and how food is prepared.

Proceed to climb a near by small hill to see more cave paintings in the fish Cave.The local Guide will explain to you how the paintings had been made. We will proceed further to the hill top to have a full view of the Silunguzi Village.

After our refreshments, we will pass through the local open market i the village if you would wish to buy local made stuff. After the market visit, drive back to Bulawayo to end the Tour with a drop off at your Hotel. Thank you for visiting our remote Village of Silunguzi!

Where we'll go


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Meeting point

Our Meeting point is either at Bulawayo RainBow Hotel, City Hall or Indaba Book Cafe in Bulawayo City. We can also pick clients from any hotel within Bulawayo area.

Good to know

Good to know

We have 2 departures and if you wish to see the sunset from the hill, you may book the afternoon tour.

What is included?

  • Village Fees
  • Transport
  • Refreshments
  • Guiding Services

What is not included?

  • Tipping
  • Airport Pick up
  • Alcoholic drinks

What to bring

  • Sun Hat
  • Sun Lotion
  • Proper Hiking gear

Cancellation and refund

The booking fee ($8.25 p.p. included in the displayed price) is non-refundable if you cancel your booking. If a local cancels a booking or does not show up at the agreed time and place, you receive a full refund of the booking fee.

You are buying a unique experience that also empowers local communities and people to improve their lives by sharing their knowledge and lifestyle.

We give space for creativity. The locals themselves decide and develop the activity idea and design it in a way they find interesting.

Locals get 100% of the price they want. The booking fee is added separately.

Meet the Local


We conduct eco friendly Tours to various tourist resorts within Zimbabwe & other African countries like South Africa, Botswana,Namibia,Zambia,Kenya & Tanzania.In Zimbabwe, our main areas where we take our clients are Victoria Falls, Hwange National Park, Matopos National Park and also to the Great Zimbabwe Ruins near Masvingo.As for other African countries, please see our other tours. All our tours and safaris are run in a friendly professional manner taking into deep consideration the likes of our clients as well as taking care of the environment and respect the areas where we operate. If it is camping safaris, we provide all the camping gear i.e. tents, first aid kit, radio communication, cooking utensils, mattresses, pillows, food etc.We are also a first Aid trained guides and we are capable of taking care of other minor health issues when we are in the bush.During our game drives, we do not limit fuel, we do drive deeper into the parks to maximise proper wildlife viewing. We’re conservationists, educators and storytellers, and we’re proudly born and bred Africans with over 15 years of experience navigating and exploring the African wilderness.As for lodge safaris, we can handle lodge / hotel bookings in advance.We start by listening to your desires, then tailor make safari programmes to exceed your wildest travel expectations.For more information, please contact us on this site or phone and you will get your answers within a very short time.We would love to help you to create long lasting memories which will last for ever.

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