Flight tickets from East London to Bulawayo

Welcome to Bulawayo, Zimbabwe's second most populous city! Located in the south-western part of the country and home to an estimated 1.6 million people, Bulawayo is an important cultural and industrial hub of the country, known for its vibrant energy and thriving history. From its unique wildlife and wildlife preserves to its prestigious academic institutions, this amazing city has something for everyone to discover. In this text, we'll explore all that Bulawayo has to offer and provide detailed information to help you get the most out of your visit. So, let's get started!

Getting to Know Bulawayo

Bulawayo is the second largest city in Zimbabwe. Its estimated population is 547,209 people (2015 figures) and is located in South-central Zimbabwe. The time zone is UTC/GMT +2 hours. English is the official language of Zimbabwe, but in Bulawayo there are several other languages spoken including Ndebele, Shangani, Tonga, Shona, and Chewa. The currency in Zimbabwe is the Zimbabwean dollar. However, due to the country's deteriorating economic situation, the US dollar and South African Rand are widely accepted as a form of payment (although many retailers request US Dollars first).

Climate and Weather

Bulawayo is the second largest city in Zimbabwe and is located in the south of the country. The climate in Bulawayo is continental semi-arid, with hot and dry summers and cool and moist winters. The months of June through August are particularly hot and dry, with June and July sometime seeing temperatures higher than 40°C (104°F). The rest of the year sees a cooler climate, with temperatures ranging from 20-30°C (68-86°F). The rainy season runs from November to March, and brings the most rain, although light showers can occur at other times of the year, particularly during the months immediately prior to and after the main rainy season. Additional humidity is brought by seasonal winds from the Indian Ocean to the east.

Touring Bulawayo: Airport and Transportation

There is only one airport in Bulawayo and it is officially known as Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport. You can get from the airport to downtown in Bulawayo by taxi, and the price will depend on where you're going. Taking a taxi typically costs $25 USD. Currently, the airport does not offer money exchange services. However, there are ATMs and banks located closeby.

Exploring the Rich History and Culture of Bulawayo

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