Mutare, capital of the Manicaland province, is the fourth largest city in Zimbabwe and affectionately known as “Zimbabwe’s gateway to the Sea”.
The city is located about 8 kilometers from the Mozambican border and lies on the rail line between Beira and Bulawayo. The city is home to a large population of Shona people, with the majority of them speaking the Manyika dialect.
The city of Mutare is located in a very picturesque location, surrounded by mountains and valley, with lakes filling in the details. The city is definitely worth a visit, and the famed Leopard Rock hotel and casino is one of the most popular resorts in the area. The hotel also has one of the best golf courses in all of Africa.