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Wild Horizons Elephant Back Safari

#2 of 44 Outdoor Activities in Victoria Falls Features Animals
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
+263 13 44571
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A last minute excursion as we had some free time but a great decision to do it. Being able to sit... read more

Reviewed today
mattjohnston23
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Hampshire, UK.
Well Worth it!

Loved this! My husband and I rode Emily the elephant along with Wilson, our guide for the duration... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Linda A
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed today

A last minute excursion as we had some free time but a great decision to do it. Being able to sit on one of these fantastic beasts and slowly trek through the bush spotting various other wildlife such as giraffes and zebras was a fantastic...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this! My husband and I rode Emily the elephant along with Wilson, our guide for the duration. We were collected from our lodge and taken there and back by mini bus and had everything explained to us including all the safety rules and regulations....More

Thank Linda A
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Elephant Back Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Linda Thank you for your lovely and informative review. We are delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful safari with us and enjoyed all the aspects. We are passionate about conservation, and elephant conservation in particular. As you saw, our herd is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got the biggest bull elephant in the lot and the leader!! Jake was the best and so was this park!! We enjoyed the shopping as well.More

Thank Jean Ann F
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Elephant Back Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jean Ann Thank you for your lovely review on your Elephant Back Safari. We are delighted to hear that you found the experience to be so memorable and that you were so impressed with Jake. He is very special! Your feedback means a lot...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the elephant encounter experience, our first chance to get up close to these majestic animals, loved the information, knowledge and care the people there involved showed. Was a privilege to walk with the elephants and feed them, so impressed we came back following...More

Thank royaashcroft
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Elephant Back Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Roy Thank you so much for your lovely review and for sharing your wonderful experience with future guests. As you certainly noticed, the elephants and elephant conservation are very close to our hearts and this is reflected in the way we run our elephant...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the very beginning, you feel these people love these animals and take great care of them. This was a wonderful experience!More

Thank Margaret H
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Elephant Back Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Margaret Thank you for your lovely review on trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your experience. We are passionate about elephants and elephant conservation and your visit helps us greatly in our efforts. It is very satisfying for us...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was the second Elephant interaction experience we had in two weeks. Our first one was a week earlier in S. Africa. Each one stood out for different reasons. This one obviously is riding the elephants for almost an hour. The elephant handlers were great...More

Thank MICHELLE111
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Elephant Back Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Michelle Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience with the elephants so much. Out staff are passionate about their work with elephants and we are delighted that this...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

My wife and I had a fantastic experience riding, learning about and experiencing the elephants at Wild Horizons Elephant Safari. Our guide was so knowledgeable about the surrounding terrain and animals. Very surprising how educated he was. A must for all kids and adults. No...More

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WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Elephant Back Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Dear Earl Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your elephant back safari so much! Our staff are highly trained and are dedicated to the welfare not only our elephant herd...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

This elephant back safari was soooo much more than we ever expected. The interaction with the elephants (ours was Jacque), and Sylvester (the cheetah) was just amazing!!! If back in Africa,we would do this again in a heartbeat. Thank you to the staff who make...More

1  Thank GailSCC
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Elephant Back Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Dear Gail Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your elephant back safari with Wild Horizons and the interaction with Sylvester, our ambassador cheetah. It is also very gratifying to read how much you...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

I was slightly reticent about this ride because of the Indian experience last year when I felt the Elephants weren't exactly treated as one would hope and expect. However, all was fine - in fact they gave us all a short talk about what to...More

1  Thank 4Noels
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Elephant Back Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your kind review. We are delighted that you joined our elephant back safari and enjoyed the experience so much! As you saw, our staff are passionate about the elephants and wildlife conservation in general. It is very gratifying...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

A friend and I did this together. We had seen alot on sarfari but its not until you are standing right beside one that you realize just how incredible their size is and how insignificant we are. The ride goes for about hour. Each Ele...More

1  Thank Wendy F
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons Elephant Back Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Dear Wendy Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. It is obvious how much you love elephants and we are delighted that you and your friend could interact with them so closely. As you so correctly pointed...More

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merrick s
18 June 2017|
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Response from Metokas | Reviewed this property |
as it was part of a package individual pricing is unavailable. However there were two rides: we left our hotel Zambezi river Lodge at six am and the second ride is in the afternoon at three
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tazsox
27 May 2017|
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Response from Linda J | Reviewed this property |
I believe they pick up from all accommodation in Victoria Falls.
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