Masvingo is the capital of Masvingo Province, Zimbabwe. It is located on the south-central part of the country.
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Masvingo was founded in 1890 and was one of the earliest colonial settlements in the country. It was originally called Fort Victoria until 1982, when it was renamed Nyanda. However the name did not translate well across the local dialects, so the town was renamed again to Masvingo.
Masvingo is located to the south of
Harare and can be reachede by taking the A4 highway from the capital.
Sights & Attractions to visit in Masvingo
- Great Zimbabwe National Monument
- Lake Mutirikwe
- Queen Victoria Gardens
- Shagashe Game Park