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Devil's Pool

Victoria Falls, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
+260 21 3327450
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from US$165,00*
Small-Group Devil's Pool and Livingstone Island Tour
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There is very little information about this attraction, and it has been listed as an internet hoax, but it is a genuine attraction and it is accessible through the company 'Tongabezi' at the Royal Livingstone Hotel in Zambia.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Victoria Falls, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
+260 21 3327450
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Due to the season, I went into Angel's Pool, which is similar but more straightforward than the Devil's Pool tour. My small group took a very short boat ride to an island and were immediately led on a brief hike (barefoot in swimming gear) over...More

Thank Marc M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow! What an experience, absolutely worth it! It takes your breath away, a real bucket list experience. Lovely breakfast

Thank Ronel7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth every penny for this experience! A quick boat ride from the Royal Livingstone Hotel to Livingston Island for the Devil's Pools. Do not be scared, it is not scary at all. The guides do rush through the whole experience, but it is understandable due...More

Thank catlong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seriously, if you are near the falls, book this trip! Words can't do justice to what it feels like to be sat on the edge of a huge waterfall watching the water cascade down around you, simply breathtaking!

Thank James W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the scariest yet best experiences of my life! An absolute must! Don’t let people tell you about it - go and find our for yourself! Only open between Aug and mid Jan due to the water levels. So much fun!!

1  Thank SuzieQ_SA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must do if in Vic Falls. You do not have to enter the pool if you're not feeling up to it either. The walk around is also spectacular. Food and drink must appreciated too!

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited in the ‘low’ season so were able to enjoy this fantastic opportunity to swim in the devils pool. Incase you didn’t know this is a small natural pool at the top of Victoria Falls on the Zambian side. We did the ‘cheapest’ option...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another big tick on my bucket list. Despite signing at least 2 waivers of liability and being more than a little nervous we headed off to Livingston Island. Everything about the experience is memorable from walking through The Livingston Hotel, the boat ride to the...More

Thank JoC1884
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

DO IT DO IT DO IT we signed an official doc if anything happened its our fault hahaha! from start to finish this was a great experience and i think if your in Zambia/ Zimbabwe then you have to! NO its not scary, YES you...More

Thank Ahem1993
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I agree wholeheartedly with the Japanese reviewer below. It is an exciting experience for about 5 minutes. HOWEVER, staff are rude and don't care - this is purely a numbers game for them so it is in, take photos, out, see you later. There is...More

Thank Rah_Rah_HockeySticks
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Phiphung B
14 September 2017|
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Response from Marc M | Reviewed this property |
I paid in advance and had no issues. They also provided optional instructions to wire money from my bank, but I just used my credit card.
13 September 2017|
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Response from Andrew H | Reviewed this property |
The experience is amazing but you are right it will not be possible to go into the Devils Pool in June July. It is only possible when the water is low December to February. However the Falls should be amazing at that time of... More
Jess B
5 September 2017|
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Response from perdita947 | Reviewed this property |
You can walk to the Royal Livingstone: it's not far past the border. Or, taxis will take to to/from each border. Regarding visas: you can either buy single entry at the border post, or - better - get a Kaza univisa on... More