Activities

Below are some Activities available to do in Victoria Falls. If you would like to pre book activities please inform us when making your accommodation bookings here. If you have specific requirements or do not see what you are looking for please contact us. Packages can be tailor made.

Victoria Falls Tours

Tour of the Falls

Departure: daily between 08h00 and 08h30 or daily between 13h20 and 13h45.
Duration: 2 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 2 people, maximum - unlimited
Description:A guide will accompany guests through the Rainforest giving information about the Falls as well as the fauna, flora, bird & wildlife. Raincoats are available for hire and the guide will more than happy to assist with photographs during the tour.

Lunar Rainbow Tour of the Falls

Departure:to be advised at the time of booking
Duration:2 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 2 people, maximum - unlimited
Description:This tour is conducted over a period of 3days during the full moon. You will see Lunar rainbows, also known as “moon bows”, when a rainbow is seen in the light of the moon. A guide will accompany guests through the Rainforest giving a brief history on points of interests as well as assisting with photographs.

Tour of the Zambian Falls ex Zimbabwe

Departure:daily between 08h05 and 08h15 or daily between 14h05 and 14h15.
Duration:2 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 2 people, maximum - unlimited
Description:Guests are transferred from their Hotel, across the border, and to the entrance of the Zambian Rain Forest. Here, a Zambian Guide will meet the guests and provide an escort around the Falls sharing facts and history along the way.

Meet the People

Departure:daily as per request
Duration:2.5 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 2 people, maximum - unlimited
Description:Guests are given the opportunity to watch and help out the local villagers doing their daily chores and tasks in their rural villages approximately 20km from Victoria Falls town.

Chinotimba Township Tour

Departure:daily between 10h00 and 10h30 or daily between 13h20 and 13h45.
Duration:2 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 1 person, maximum - unlimited
Description:On this tour of Chinotimba, guests will have the opportunity to see township-life, including the oldest houses, taverns, markets, and churches of the Nambya and Tonga people. When the schools are opens, guests will be taken on a tour of the schools.

Home Hosted Lunch

Departure:day to be confirmed at time of booking
Duration:2 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 4 people, maximum - 60 people
Description:Guests will experience the true flavours of a traditional African home made lunch hosted by a local family in the Chinotimba High Density Suburb.

Shopping

Departure:daily as per request
Duration:2 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 2 people, maximum - unlimited
Description:For the enthusiastic shoppers, this tour visits open-air markets and crochet halls as well as gallery’s and shops selling all sorts of stone sculptures and authentic African art.

Zambezi Nature Sanctuary and Crocodile Farm

Departure:daily between 08h00 and 08h30 or daily between 13h20 and 13h45
Duration:2 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 1 person, maximum - unlimited
Description:En-route to the Sanctuary, the tour stops at the ‘Big Tree’ for a convenient photo opportunity. Whilst at the Ranch and Sanctuary, guests will experience a unique insight into the Zambezi Crocodiles life and may even hold a baby crocodile during hatching season. The Ranch and Sanctuary is also home to many wild animals including lion, as well as the Ranch Gift Shop.

Boma Dinner

Departure:daily at 19h00
Duration:+- 2 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: maximum - unlimited
Description:Enjoy a rather unique cultural experience, excellent cuisine, as well as traditional dancers and local entertainment throughout the evening. The highlight of the evening is interactive drumming and dancing!

Siduli Hide

Departure:daily at 06h15 or daily at 16h15
Duration:2 hours
Minimum age: no under 16 years
Participants: minimum - 2 people, maximum - 4 people
Description:Situated on the edge of the waterhole at the Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, guests are offered the chance to view a variety of wildlife, reptiles and bird life from a great view point.

Tour Director - Full / Half day

Departure:as per booking morning or afternoon, as per request
Duration:2 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 1 person, maximum - unlimited
Description:Not sure of where you’re going and what to do? Hire a Tour Director to show you around the Falls at your own pace.

Pay it Forward

Departure:to be confirmed at time of booking
Duration:to be confirmed at time of booking
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 2 people, maximum - unlimited
Description:Guests choose from a selection of organisations within Victoria Falls that could use some form of support. Once the organisation is chosen, the guests are provided with a “wish list”. Once these items have been sourced from in and around Victoria falls, the guests will be given the opportunity to meet and interact with the recipients before being transferred back to their hotels.

Cruises

Sunset Cruise

Departure:daily at 16h00 (summer) / 16h30 (winter)
Duration:2 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 10 people, maximum - 110 people
Description:Sit back, relax, and enjoy finger snacks, beer, wine, local spirits and soft drinks while you watch a variety of game on the shore in front of a spectacular African-sunset.

Dinner Cruise

Departure:daily at 17h00 (winter) and 17h30 (summer)
Duration:2.5 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 2 people, maximum - 28people
Description:Enjoy dinner, snacks, and drinks while watching the beautiful African-sunset.

Zambezi Explorer Dinner Cruise

Departure:daily at 17h00
Duration:3 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 2 people, maximum - 80
Description:Celebrate the setting of the African sun with a range of cocktails and delectable hors d’oeuvres. Stay on board to enjoy dinner and drinks to end the evening off perfectly.

Sundowner Cruise on Ra-Ikane

Departure:daily at 16h30
Duration:3.5 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 2 people, maximum - 14 people
Description:Enjoy the ambiance of a bygone era on this small luxury cruise boat. Aboard you will be treated with fine cuisine and refreshments in a level of comfort and grace unsurpassed on the Zambezi.

Sundown Luxury Cruise on Zambezi Royal

Departure:daily at 16h00 (winter) and 16h30 (summer)
Duration:2 hours
Minimum age: all ages
Participants: minimum - 2 people, maximum - 28 people
Description:Guests can look forward to 5-star service on board, consisting of imported wines and spirits as well as hot and cold gourmet canapés. The Zambezi Royal is the optimum way to view the beautiful stunning scenery, an abundance of wildlife, and surrounds of the upper Zambezi River.

Rafting the River

Rafting - low water (10 Aug- 25 Dec)

Departure:daily at 07h30
Duration:7.5 hours
Minimum age:15 years (may vary according to management’s discretion)
Participants:minimum - 1 person, maximum - unlimited
Description:Take on the biggest and meanest rapids on the Zambezi, starting at Rapid no.1 and ending at Rapid no. 19. The low water rafting trip is the best rapids at the best time.

Rafting - high water (25 Dec - 10 Aug)

Departure:daily at 08h00
Duration:6.5 hours
Minimum age:15 years (may vary according to management’s discretion)
Participants:minimum - 1 person, maximum - unlimited
Description:Guests take on the Zambezi between rapids no.11 and no.23.

Rafting and River boarding combo

Departure:daily between 07h00 and 07h30
Duration:7 hours
Minimum age:15 years (may vary according to management’s discretion)
Participants:minimum - 1 person, maximum - unlimited
Description:This one is not for the faint-hearted, but its heaven for adrenaline thrill seekers. Enjoy the excitement of river boarding and the thrill of river rafting and put them together to provide an insane day of adventure.

Canoeing

Canoeing the Upper Zambezi

Departure:daily at 07h00
Duration:7.5 hours
Minimum age:7 years (may vary according to management’s discretion)
Participants:minimum - 2 person, maximum - 20 people
Description:Clients paddle their own canoes, following their qualified Canoe Guide, downstream running grade one and two rapids, exploring channels, and viewing the bird and wild life. After 15km, guests can enjoy lunch and cold beverages before heading back.

Overnight and One Day Canoe

Departure:daily at 16h00
Duration:return at 14h30 the next day
Minimum age:7 years (may vary according to management’s discretion)
Participants:minimum - 4 person, maximum - 20 people
Description:Paddle your way down the Zambezi to a mobile rustic bush camp where you will enjoy a meal under the starts and good night’s rest.

Two Day and One Night Canoe

Departure:daily at 07h00
Duration:return at 14h30 the next day
Minimum age:7 years (may vary according to management’s discretion)
Participants:minimum - 4 person, maximum - 20 people
Description:Guests get the chance to take in the incredible Upper Zambezi and surround as they paddle and drift down river to a mobile rustic bush camp. Get a good night’s rest before setting off for another full day.

Two Day and Two Night Canoe

Departure:daily at 07h00
Duration:return at 14h30 the two days later
Minimum age:7 years (may vary according to management’s discretion)
Participants:minimum - 4 person, maximum - 20 people
Description:If one night of sleeping under the stars is not enough for you…Enjoy this leisurely two day paddle down the Zambezi River and two nights of eating dinner under stars!

Canopy Tours, Gorge Swing and Adventure Slides

Flying Fox (Cable Slide)

Departure:daily as per request
Minimum age:as per management’s discretion
Participants:minimum - 1 person
Description:Take a running jump into thin air and soar over the turmoil of the Zambezi below.

Zipline

Departure:daily as per request
Minimum age:smaller children can be harnessed to their parent or guardian.
Participants:minimum - 1 person
Description:Travel at speeds of up to 106 km over the Batoka Gorge. Experience the adrenalin rush of launching yourself over the edge picking up speed as you descend.

Gorge Swing

Departure:daily as per request
Minimum age:as per management’s discretion
Participants:minimum - 1 person
Description:Imagine a child’s swing in a playground…..Now imagine it much much bigger! Leap off the edge and free fall for about 70m before going into a 95m long pendulum type swing.

Vic Falls Canopy Tour

Departure:daily as per request
Minimum age:as per management’s discretion
Participants:minimum - 2 people, maximum -8 people
Description:Enjoy a network of slides, trails, and rope bridge walkways within the canopy of the forest. While sliding between the trees, enjoy the amazing views of the turbulent rapids, the Victoria Falls Bridge, and spray of the Falls.

Bungi Jump

Departure:daily as per request
Minimum age:as per management’s discretion
Description:With the Falls behind you and the river rushing below the Victoria Falls Bridge, this is certainly no ordinary bungi jump! At 111 metres it is also one of the highest jumps in the world and the adrenaline rush is as wild as the river itself! With the Falls behind you and the river rushing below the Victoria Falls Bridge this is certainly no ordinary bungi jump. At 111 metres it is also one of the highest jumps in the world and the adrenaline rush is as wild as the river itself.

Adrenaline Highwire and CanopyTour Pass

(A combo of Flying Fox, Zip Line, Gorge Swing and Vic Falls Canopy Tour)
Departure:daily between 09h00 and 12h30 or 14h00 and 16h30
Minimum age:as per management’s discretion
Description:If want to do it all, this package is for you!

Adrenaline Highwire Pass

(Flying Fox, Zip Line and Gorge Swing)
Departure:daily between 09h00 and 12h30 or 14h00 and 16h30
Minimum age:as per management’s discretion
Description:Enjoy those three activities one after the other to really get your heart pumping!

Scenic Flights

12/13 minute Helicopter Flight

Departure:daily every 15 minutes
Minimum age:as per management’s discretion
Participants:minimum - 1 person, maximum - 10 people
Description:Enjoy the Flight of the Angels over the majestic Victoria Falls, seeing the Falls from an amazing point of view!

25 minute Helicopter Flight

Departure:daily every 30 minutes
Minimum age:as per management’s discretion
Participants:minimum - 3 people, maximum - 10 people
Description:Enjoy this 28 minute Game Flight which also includes a flight over the Zambezi National Park.

15 minute Microlight Flight (Zambia)

Departure:daily from the Day Activity Centre in Livingstone
Minimum age:8 years
Participants:maximum 1 person
Description:Get up close and personal with the Falls and fly over the Zambezi River.

30 minute Microlight Flight (Zambia)

Departure:daily from the Day Activity Centre in Livingstone
Minimum age:8 years
Participants:maximum 1 person
Description:This 30 minute flight will take you over the Victoria Falls, the Batoka Gorge, the Zambezi River, and the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park.

Elephant Interaction

Departure:daily at 09h30 -10h30 and 16h00
Minimum age:3 years
Participants:minimum - 10 people
Description:An elephant presentation will be given before guests can enjoy the opportunity to interact with these gentle giants on a very personal level. Afterwards, sit back and enjoy your meal with the elephants in the background.

Safari’s Vic Falls

Nakavango AM/PM Game Drive

Departure:daily morning safari at 06h00, afternoon safari at 15h00
Duration:morning - 3 hours, afternoon - 3.5 hours
Minimum age:all ages
Participants:minimum - 2 people, maximum - 14 people
Description:See various animal, bird and plant species while sitting in an open safari vehicle with a qualified guide to answer all questions you may have.

Night Drive and Bush Dinner

Departure:daily at 15h30 - 16h00
Duration:5 hours
Minimum age:all ages
Participants:minimum - 2 people
Description:The night game drive is special in that you are likely to see nocturnal animals unlikely to be found during the day. After the drive, guests can sit down for a bush dinner to recap.

Horse Back Safari

Departure:daily morning and afternoon
Participants:minimum - 2 people, maximum - 8 people
Description:Get up close and personal with the wildlife in a very natural way. Enjoy refreshments before and after the ride, and for the full day ride guests can enjoy a picnic for lunch.

Fishing Safari

Departure:daily
Duration:3 hours
Minimum age:all ages
Description:Go out on the water and experience the thrill of catching the powerful and swift Tiger fish. Bream also live in these waters but don’t put up as much a fight.

Passes and Packages