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Discover Dete in Zimbabwe

Dete in the region of Zimbabwe (general) with its 2,993 habitants is a town located in Zimbabwe - some 280 mi or ( 451 km ) West of Harare , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Dete

Local time in Dete is now 11:51 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Harare " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Katima Mulilo, Masvingo, Gweru, Bulawayo, and Lusaka. When in this area, you might want to check out Katima Mulilo . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Dete ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


St. Francis Xavier School in Zimbabwe

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A private Catholic school near the town of Dete, Zimbabwe. 592 students, about 1 in 5 of whom have lost one or both parents to AIDS. (HIV infection rate in Zimbabwe is over 50%). Tuition is $8 month, ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Marist Brothers Dete

Marist Brothers Dete (full name Marist Brothers Secondary School, Dete), is an elite co-educational (mixed) boarding secondary school located in Dete, in the Hwange district of Zimbabwe’s Matabeleland North Province province. The school is located within the boundaries of the Hwange National Park, and is 5 km from Dete town, off the main tarred road that connects the Bulawayo-Victoria Falls road and Dete town.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -18.57 26.84 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1972, Roman Catholic secondary schools in Zimbabwe, Schools in Zimbabwe


Dete (previously known as Dett) is a small railway re-crewing depot and village on the Bulawayo-Hwange-Victoria Falls railway line in Zimbabwe, approximately 415 km north-west of Bulawayo and 93 km south-east of Hwange, lying within the Hwange National Park.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -18.69 26.89 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Populated places in Zimbabwe, Rail transport in Zimbabwe

Hwange National Park Airport

Hwange National Park Airport is an airport in Zimbabwe that serves the Hwange National Park and the town of Hwange. Because of the ongoing economic situation in Zimbabwe, and the 2012 collapse of Air Zimbabwe services are somewhat limited, but charter and a 3 times a week scheduled rotation to Victoria Falls is currently operated (April 2011) by Solenta Aviation using a 12 seat Cessna Grand Caravan aircraft.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -18.63 27.02 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Airports in Zimbabwe, Hwange

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Dete