Lonely Planet Writer

Univisa for Zimbabwe and Zambia suspended

The KAZA univisa, which allowed visitors from some 40 countries to travel between Zimbabwe and Zambia using just one document, has been suspended according to local tour operators.

Victoria Falls on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Victoria Falls on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe. Image by Pius Mahimbi / CC BY-SA 2.0

They told tourismupdate.co.za that the move was “for the time being” as the pilot project expired at the end of 2015. More concrete news about the univisa’s future is expected in the months ahead. The KAZA univisa was popular with visitors who made multiple crossings between the two nations at Victoria Falls. Read more: toursimupdate.co.za