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Book flights to Bumi

Bumi, Zimbabwe is a region known for its stunning scenery. It's located in Mashonaland West province, bordering the massive Lake Kariba. The main attraction here is Bumi Hills Safari Lodge. This luxurious lodge sits on a range of hills overlooking the lake, offering incredible views and access to wildlife. Since it's close to Matusadona National Park, animals can roam freely between the park and the lodge's private area, making for exciting game-viewing opportunities. If you're looking for a luxurious African safari experience with breathtaking scenery, Bumi is a great choice.

Take your first step towards Bumi and book your flights today with Alternative Airlines. Booking flights to Bumi at Alternative Airlines is easy and straightforward. With access to routes from over 600 airlines, you're sure to find the perfect flight to Bumi for you, no matter when you plan to fly or where you wish to depart from.

Airports near Bumi

Reach Bumi your way. You can easily travel to Bumi using any of these 4 airports.

Harare International Airport

Located in the capital city of Zimbabwe, Harare International Airport is the closest international airport to Bumi. It is approximately a 4-hour drive from Bumi. This airport offers direct flights to various international destinations, including Johannesburg, Nairobi, Addis Ababa, and Dubai.


Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport

Situated in Bulawayo, the second-largest city in Zimbabwe, Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport is another option for travellers heading to Bumi. It is approximately a 6-hour drive from Bumi. This airport provides domestic flights to Harare and Victoria Falls, as well as limited international flights to Johannesburg.


Victoria Falls International Airport

Although a bit further away, Victoria Falls International Airport is a popular choice for travellers visiting Bumi due to its proximity to the stunning Victoria Falls. It is approximately a 7-hour drive from Bumi. This airport offers direct flights to Johannesburg, Cape Town, Nairobi, and Addis Ababa, among others.


OR Tambo International Airport

If none of the above options suit your needs, OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa, is a major hub with excellent connectivity. From there, you can take a connecting flight to either Harare International Airport or Victoria Falls International Airport to reach Bumi. The drive from Johannesburg to Bumi takes around 10-12 hours, so it is recommended to take a flight for convenience.

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Buy your flights to Bumi and pay later

Secure your flights to Bumi today and pay later at Alternative Airlines!

With our Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) options, you can split the cost of your airline tickets into smaller instalments that can be paid back over time. Many of these plans are interest-free, but it's always a good idea to confirm this with your lending provider beforehand.

At Alternative Airlines, you can practically manage the budget of your trip by using BNPL for your flights to Bumi, ensuring a smooth, hassle-free experience!

Things to do in Bumi

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

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Scenic Boat Tours on Lake Kariba

Lake Kariba is a massive reservoir formed by the construction of the Kariba Dam across the Zambezi River. It is one of the largest man-made lakes in the world and a popular destination for house boating, fishing, and wildlife viewing. Boat tours are offered on the lake, providing opportunities to see a variety of animals, including hippos, crocodiles and birds.

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Fishing on Lake Kariba

Lake Kariba is a world-renowned fishing destination, particularly for tigerfish, a hard-fighting freshwater fish known for its sharp teeth. Fishing trips can be arranged, and there are also several lodges and camps located on the lake that offer fishing packages.

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Relaxing at the Bumi Hills Safari Lodge

Bumi Hills Safari Lodge is a luxurious lodge located in the hills overlooking Lake Kariba. The lodge offers a variety of amenities, including a swimming pool, spa, and fitness centre. Guests can also enjoy game drives, horseback riding, and other activities.