The Herculean Zambezi River and the Colossal Victoria Falls are the best gift from Mother Nature to the two wonderful Southern African countries – Zimbabwe and Zambia. It simply doesn’t matter if your guests want to enjoy this magnificent scenery from the Zambian or the Zimbabwean side. Either way, they will get to enjoy the magnanimous views and a strangely humbling feeling.
This location has some of the greatest activities on Earth to offer to those who desire an adrenaline rush piping through their muscles while creating countless lifetime memories. This place also offers serene and soothing sights to those desiring a peaceful and relaxing holiday. In other words, irrespective of your customer’s love for adventure or leisure, a trip to the Victoria Falls spanning 6 countries, measuring 2700 km is certainly worth it!
When a waterfall is 108 meters tall and 1708 meters wide, the plethora of activities one can enjoy here will be equally varied. The list of High Wire Activities one can do at Victoria Falls ranges from Gorge Swing, and Flying Fox to Zip Lining. Please keep in mind that the minimum age to enjoy this waterfall is 10 years. It is to be noted that these activities should not be recommended to those traveling with young kids. However, it is definitely a must for those planning a travel with their teenage children.
Bungee Jumping, White Water Rafting, High-Speed Jet Boat, Gorge Hiking, and Devil’s Swim are a few action-packed activities guaranteed to keep the adventure enthusiast stay right near or at the waterfalls for days together.
This waterfall is part of 2 national parks, The Victoria Falls National Park (on the Zimbabwean side) and Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park (a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the Zambian side). If you’re wondering what “Mosi-Oa-Tunya” could actually mean – in the Lozi Language, it translates to “The Smoke that Thunders”. True to its name, the majestic falls do make us wonder about the ultimate power of nature.
When you have the abundance of two national parks, it is but natural that one can also get to enjoy a host of wildlife activities. These include the Siduli Hide, Canoeing, Elephant Encounter, Lion Encounter, Game Drive which includes, Rhino Search, Game Walk, Night Drive with Bush Dinner, and the Horse Back Safaris., to name a few.
Victoria Falls is one of the 7 natural wonders of the world, and its topography includes 7 principal gorges. The gorges are an amazing illustration of river capture and the erosive forces of the water, which continue to sculpt the hard basalts. Named as the First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth gorges, we have The Songwe Gorge (sixth) named after the Songwe River, and the gorge below Songwe also known as The Batoka Gorge (seventh).
How can one enjoy so many zigzagging series of gorges in one go? They can do so by Helicopter or Micro Flights (small aircraft) over the waterfalls, Zambezi River Cruises, Steam Train Tours, and others like the Victoria Falls Bamba Tram, Guided Bike Tours, Historical Bridge Tour & The Lunar Rainbow Tour.
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