Zimbabwe’s Eco-Adventure And Tourism Destination

Located in the heart of Zimbabwe, in Matabeleland’s Shangani, Jabulani is the perfect location for a school excursion, leadership development outing or team-building adventure. We offer a wide range of eco-adventure activities that are guaranteed to make your experience in our beautiful part of the world one you won’t forget. From cultural tours and walks through the bush, to abseiling and canoeing, each and every activity is designed for you to enjoy our environment and build a lasting relationship with your fellow classmate or work colleague. At Jabulani we hope to instil a sense of unity in all of our groups, so we carefully and professionally cater for every guest a unique experience that will leave you with long lasting memories and a better understanding of what your group is capable of. Jabulani offers a variety of facilities that are able to accommodate the most diverse of groups, from our two large and spacious dormitories to our eight en-suite lodges, we have room for everyone.

We are all adventurers at heart, and out in the open with African soil beneath your feet, a new sense of life will be awakened in you at Jabulani Zimbabwe. Be a part of this moment and share it.

What An African Safari Is Really About

Game drives at Jabulani are breathtaking and will show you what an African safari is really about. The sight of an African sun rising is unlike anything you’ve ever seen.

During our morning game drives, we’ll spoil you with fresh coffee and homemade rusks while you sit comfortably and observe the Africa as it awakens.

In the afternoon, our experienced rangers will take you to our game hotspots, where you can take in the stunning views while enjoying a sundowner.

To end the day, a night drive under the stars is a thrill not to be missed. Our guides will navigate their way through the bush with a spotlight, illuminating our nocturnal wildlife, before heading back to the lodge for dinner.

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Walk Among Our Natural Wildlife

Jabulani offers our guests the opportunity to walk through our exceptional game reserve, viewing the abundance of bird and wildlife. Accompanied by our trained and experienced guides, you will be lead safely through the wilderness while stopping to learn interesting facts about the fauna and flora, and enjoying views of the surrounds from the best vantage points.

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Enjoy An Old Style Horseback Adventure

Take a horseback safari through the game reserve, coming closer than you ever thought possible to some of the wildlife. A quiet sunset dipping below the horizon, sitting atop your mount, is a moment you won’t forget. There is nothing more beautiful than viewing Africa from such a unique perspective.

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Go Off The Beaten Track

Zimbabwe is renowned for its rocky terrain. Our landscape boasts vast rolling hills, scattered with granite boulders, all interspersed among beautiful woodland. Taking a mountain bike out on one of our trails is sure to get your adrenalin flowing and a great opportunity to view the reserve.

Mountain Biking

The Best Seat In The House

What better way to view the beautiful surrounds than atop a granite kopjie. For all adventure seekers looking for an activity that has the ultimate reward, the best view in the area, climbing a kopjie is something you cannot miss. Whether you are an experienced climber or a novice, we have a route to the top for you.

Kopjie Climbing

Cultural tours

Zimbabwe is a country steeped in natural and cultural history. At Jabulani we have the incredible Naletale Ruins, Zimbabwe’s third National Heritage Site, right on our doorstep. It is a truly special sight, as well as culturally enriching. This is the perfect stop for any school tour or guest interested in learning more of our local history.

Cultural tours

For Those Not Afraid To Get Their Feet Wet

Come and indulge in a typical Zimbabwean past time.

We offer it all. Water skiing, wakeboarding, canoeing and tubing. Bass and bream fishing on the near Fern Creek, Mambo & Nyabu dams -and anything else you can think of that involves the summer sun, warm water and a gorgeous bush setting.

Water Sports

Team building courses

These courses can be tailor-made to suit your company or school. We provide the perfect opportunity to get to know your colleagues or peers in an environment like no other. Expertly catered for and lead by our trained staff, your team-building will be an enjoyable time for everyone involved.

Team building courses


A game of volleyball is an excellent way to pass your time while you are at camp. A healthy dose of competition is sure to have everyone laughing and enjoying with your peers or your family.



Gather your courage and abseil down a kopjie to the ground below. This activity is sure to get your adrenalin going, but with our experienced guides on hand there is nothing to fear and everything to conquer! An exciting activity that is sure to leave you with a smile on your face.



Head out onto the calm waters of the dam in a canoe and enjoy the surrounds. Either enjoy a solo ride, enjoying the peace and quiet, or head out as a team, working together to move across the dam.


Obstacle course

Jabulani has a well thought-out and carefully maintained obstacle course that is designed to test you and your teams as you tackle each challenge head on. Fun, exciting and challenging, this is the perfect way to test your leadership and teamwork skills as you navigate your way.

Obstacle course

Raft building

Another team effort is required here. With certain materials that the Jabulani guides provide, you have to use your imagination and create a raft that will keep you afloat on the dam. This is a challenge that will test your ingenuity but have you smiling the entire time.

Raft building