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Devil's Pool

Victoria Falls, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
+260 21 3327450
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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.
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Victoria Falls, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

An amazing adventure if you are up for it. Trevor, our guide, was knowledgeable and safety orientated. I trusted him completely.

Thank LisyLoo
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a must do, when visit Victoria Falls during the period of low water. Being on the top of the falls is priceless and wordless.

Thank Renato_Pessotti
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow what a fantastic experience this was. We had no option but to go on the more expensive lunchtime trip which included a fantastic meal with drinks. This enable us to meet and share stories with other travelers. The Devils pool is on the edge...More

Thank Rumbellis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everyone talks about a visit to the Devils Pool and if you like a bit of adventure and some surreal disbelief then it's a must do. We booked through Shock Wave Adventures who were brilliant. So we were picked up from Hotel, taken through immigration...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was seriously so cool. If you make it to Victoria Falls, Zim / Livingstone, Zam then this is a MUST DO!! It is only possible to do when water levels are down (so think summer months). For those of you that don't know, Victoria...More

Thank Brooks W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once in a lifetime experience. I went in the month of December when the water level was high and I dont know swimming. So if you don’t swimming,still you can visit the Devil’s pool.

Thank therishirawat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having watched this on YouTube numerous times thought I would give it a go. Can only do it certain months late October November as water is at a low point then. You swim across part of the Zambezi & then walk to the pool a...More

Thank Lola008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were surprised how hard the swim was for us both, going across the current. There were couples younger than us (we are in the 50-ish age bracket) who said the same. You can take the Livingstone Island Tour without doing the plunge into Devil's...More

Thank tangokilo12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a pretty incredible experience. You start at the royal livingstone hotel and while you wait for everyone to check in, you can watch the river for wildlife. We saw a bunch of hippos and a zebra while we were waiting on the deck....More

Thank Peglerd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great experience. Only possible when water levels are low. The guide were good and we felt safe. Wonderful view over the edge of the falls.

Thank Debi S
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Phiphung B
14 September 2017|
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Response from Jingu1 | Reviewed this property |
We booked the day before whilst staying at the Aha David Livingstone. They only had 3 places left which suited us fine for the early morning spot. All other options were fully booked! I guess we were lucky! Well worth it... More
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