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Birchenough Bridge

| Sabi River, Birchenough Bridge, Zimbabwe
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Crossing Save river...

Birchenough Bridge is great architectural structure that crosses the Save river, it is located... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
tlmad
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Mutare, Zimbabwe
You have to stop and take pictures

This is an excellent piece of structure, definetely worth seeing. Pictures are a must. I do however... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
Rubierox
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Harare
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Jun 5, 2017
“Crossing Save river...”
Jan 16, 2017
“You have to stop and take pictures”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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| Sabi River, Birchenough Bridge, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

Birchenough Bridge is great architectural structure that crosses the Save river, it is located about 120kms out of Mutare town. The road leading to Birchenough Bridge is lined with massive baobab trees and there are a lot of people who sell baobab fruit by the...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is an excellent piece of structure, definetely worth seeing. Pictures are a must. I do however feel that the town is not a good place to stop, and it would be good if they invest in a restaurant right by the bridge so people...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2016

Being an Australian, the bridge is really of interest only because its a replica of the famous Sydney Harbour Bridge but its in Africa. Its located on the Mutare to Masvingo Road and is certainly worth a stop and photograph. Several years ago a massive...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2016

Birchenough Bridge is a wonderful structure and piece of engineering which links Mutare and Masvingo and which lies approximately halfway between both. The bridge is situated 62 km from Chipinge and spans the Save (Sa-Veh) River. Situated next to the bridge is a small town...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2016

This bridge is an engineering masterpiece and a must see when in the area. The town itself is nothing special but a ride over the bridge is quite a treat.

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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Birchenough Bridge is the name for both a bridge across the Save River (pronounced Sa've) and a village next to the bridge. Birchenough Bridge is called after Sir Henry Birchenough. Birchenough Bridge is located 62 km from Chipinge in the Manicaland province of Zimbabwe linking...More

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Khalil G
17 January 2018|
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Response from metalminer |
hi khalil, answer iscoming too late, I assume. my zimbabwean friends told me that they used to go to the village of hot springs, about 25km north of birchenough in their youth, and that the springs have been developed since... More
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