Map & Directions

SELF DRIVE DIRECTIONS TO GACHE GACHE LODGE- KARIBA

(For GPS directions from Binga to Kariba via Gache Gache contact us)

2 HOURS BY ROAD OR APPROX. AN HOUR BY BOAT FROM KARIBA (due to low lake levels)

  1. COMING FROM MAKUTI, TURN LEFT AT THE 51KM PEG (CHARARA N.A.U. TURNOFF) APPROXIMATELY 20 KMS BEFORE KARIBA. 
  2. WHEN THE ROAD FORKS, TAKE THE LEFT FORK (THE RIGHT GOES TO CHARARA N.A.U.)
  3. CROSS OVER THE CHARARA RIVER BRIDGE.
  4. WHEN YOU GET TO THE CROSSROADS, TURN LEFT AND FOLLOW ALONG UNDERNEATH THE POWER LINE.
  5. CROSS THE NYAODZA RIVER BRIDGE. (SEMI L SHAPED BRIDGE WITH BIG BOULDERS ON EITHER SIDE. PLEASE TAKE CARE IN CROSSING ESPECIALLY DURING RAINY SEASON) Take no chances.
  6. DO NOT TURN OFF THIS ROAD AGAIN.
  7. CROSS THE GACHE GACHE BRIDGE (VERY HIGH ARCHED CONCRETE BRIDGE)
  8. GO UP THE HILL AND IMMEDIATELY TURN RIGHT AT THE FIRST ROAD (signposted with a boulder.)
  9. FOLLOW THIS ROAD TO THE AIRSTRIP.
  10. TURN RIGHT AND DRIVE ALONGSIDE THE AIRSTRIP, TO THE END.
  11. CARRY ON STRAIGHT FROM THE END OF THE AIRSTRIP. (Do not turn left here!!)
  12. THIS ROAD WILL TAKE YOU STRAIGHT INTO THE LODGE.
  13. THE TOTAL DRIVE IS ABOUT 2 HRS FROM THE N.A.U. TURN OFF (KARIBA). (60 km)
     

 

GACHE GACHE GPS CO-ORDS

BY BOAT

SOUTH: 16, 44, 365

EAST: 28, 56, 511

BY AIR:

SOUTH: 16, 44, 896

EAST: 28, 55, 829