We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Relaxing cruise

We booked the sunset cruise through our hotel, were picked up and dropped back on time. We were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Travluxe50
,
Mumbai, India
via mobile
Spectacular Sunset Cruise

This was booked as a part of our Tour. We were promptly picked up and guided onto the boat. We had... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
33helenb
Read all 276 reviews
398
All photos (398)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sunset cruise”(46 reviews)
“bird life”(16 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
20°
16°
Sep
21°
20°
Oct
24°
21°
Nov
Contact
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
Website
+263 13 44571
Call
Reviews (276)
Filter reviews
222 results
Traveller rating
130
55
20
12
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
130
55
20
12
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbeautiful sunsetsunset cruisebird lifewild horizonszambezi rivercomplimentary drinks and snacksthe sun setenjoyable tripfinger foodhippos and crocsworth doingafrican sunsetgreat companytravel agentpicked up from our hoteltwo hourscaptain
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 222 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked the sunset cruise through our hotel, were picked up and dropped back on time. We were welcomed on board with a cooling drink. There were more drinks and snacks like wafers and nuts served on board. It was a wonderful cruise down the...More

Thank Travluxe50
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were picked up at our guest villa and taken to the boat landing. We were served drinks and appetizers while cruising the river which happily provided plenty of wildlife. Many hippos and crocs in the river while the elephants roamed the river banks. The...More

Thank Sunshine795990
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We really enjoyed our Zambezi cruise. The shuttle picked us up at our guest house, and dropped us at the dock. The boat was more luxurious than we were expecting - wicker armchairs round dining tables, and plenty of space. The captain gave us interesting...More

Thank tuffie448
Reviewed 5 August 2018

This was booked as a part of our Tour. We were promptly picked up and guided onto the boat. We had just arrived at our hotel after a very long flight and so it was absolutely lovely to sit and see the hippo's, crocodiles, and...More

Thank 33helenb
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Zambezi River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Dear Helen Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your cruise so much. With kind regards Wild Horizons Cruises

Reviewed 2 August 2018

I booked at my hotel only a few hours before the cruise started and it was worth it. Unlimited drinks were served and a variety of delicious snacks. I sat on the top upper deck and the view was amazing. I was hoping to see...More

Thank Michelle S
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Zambezi River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Dear Michelle Thank you for your review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your sunset cruise with us. With kind regards Management and Staff Wild Horizons

Reviewed 31 July 2018

The guys from Wild Horizons picked us up at our hotel (on time!) and transferred us to the boat launch. We were welcomed by Ndebele dancers / singers. Lovely atmosphere. The Captain then welcomed us on board (personally). After the safety brief, we departed on...More

Thank Douw J
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Zambezi River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Dear Douw Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We have loved reading your review and are delighted that you enjoyed your experience so much. Your kind comments about the crew have been passed on to them....More

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

I booked this just two hours before departure because another cruise suddenly canselled on me. Was picked up at the hotel on time, and taken to the river. Greated by a very friendly crew with a glass of prosecco. The cruise was nice and relaxing....More

Thank Lars Erik A
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Zambezi River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Dear Lars Thank you for your lovely and detailed review. We are so pleased that we could provide you with such excellent service and that you were able to enjoy such a wonderful sunset cruise on the Zambezi on the Zambezi Royal. With kind regards...More

Reviewed 6 July 2018

This was a beautiful cruise which was so relaxing. Hippos were very evident and to our amazement we were not bothered by flies, mosquitos etc. at all. The sunset was idyllic. A must do!More

Thank happyholidays8
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Zambezi River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Dear Guest Thank you for your very kind review. We are so pleased that you did a sunset cruise with us on the Zambezi River and enjoyed it so much. It certainly is a beautiful activity to do. Thank you for recommending us. With kind...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018

It is not hard to believe you are in Africa when you step on board and get offered a selection of drinks and are met with a fully laid dinner table. After a short briefing, heading towards the Victoria Falls, the hippo's are playing with...More

Thank TTBBWestville
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the Zambezi sunset cruise - saw elephants on the banks, hippos, plenty of birds and a lounging crocodile

Thank Suraya69
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 16 hotels in Victoria Falls
A'Zambezi River Lodge
1 027 reviews
.87 km away
Elephant Hills Resort
809 reviews
.96 km away
Victoria Falls Safari Lodge
2 245 reviews
2.39 km away
Victoria Falls Safari Club
489 reviews
2.40 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 39 restaurants in Victoria Falls
The Palm Restaurant
671 reviews
3.14 km away
The Three Monkeys
691 reviews
3.23 km away
The Africa Cafe
233 reviews
2.99 km away
Zambezi Explorer Signature Lounge
108 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 82 attractions in Victoria Falls
Elephant's Walk Shopping and Artist's Village
106 reviews
2.99 km away
Crocodile Ranch
111 reviews
1.22 km away
Shearwater Victoria Falls - Whitewater Rafting
235 reviews
1.80 km away
Shearwater Victoria Falls - Elephant Back Safaris
647 reviews
1.80 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Vinothav
15 August 2018|
Answer
Response from travelax | Reviewed this property |
I can’t answer you regarding price as it was part of our whole trip. I am sure that you could book it from your hotel on arrival since there are multiple companies doing it
0
Votes
LindaE2773
27 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Cherie C | Reviewed this property |
unsure as i went in late October and it was hot then
0
Votes
kalumani
17 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from S'kha m | Reviewed this property |
The best would be to book once you get to the falls, look for the best cruise unless you want me to recommend the one I always jump in when am at the falls.
0
Votes