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Devil's Pool is adjacent to the famous Livingstone Island situated on the edge of the Victoria Falls. Guests can choose to enjoy an exhilarating swim to the edge of the falls during their Livingstone Island visit. The Devil's Pool is usually open...more
Mosi-Oa-Tunya Road | Victoria Falls, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
+260 21 3327450
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Reviewed 28 December 2011

We did not had a good experience there due to the fact that my husband almost drown and the fear of being swept to towards the edge of fall was gripping. The guide is professional however, when it comes to nature, one has to be...More

13  Thank Iwiek
Reviewed 27 December 2011

Novice swimmers but guide was excellent and could hold onto his shoulders while he led us to devil's pool. Guide was very reassuring and we had confidence in him.

Thank Happy_HEX
Reviewed 27 December 2011

We took a boat out to Livingstone Island, which was beautiful, with more incredible views of the Falls. What they don't tell you is that depending on the time of the year, (like at the end of December) you have to swim about 150 metres...More

Thank Lakota75
Reviewed 16 December 2011

To be experienced to be believed and then never to be forgotten - one of those key moments in your life - the natural highlight of any trip to the Victoria Falls without being Too Scary as in safe hands of Omega and his colleagues...More

1  Thank VenetianStar
Reviewed 14 December 2011

Don't forget to take a helicopter ride and enjoy the beauty of the mighty Falls.

2  Thank Ashok1956
Reviewed 13 December 2011

Swimming in the Zambezi right at the edge of the Zambian side of the falls. Jumping into this pool makes an incredible experience and fabulous photos!

Thank mpumalindy
Reviewed 9 December 2011

This is a one in a lifetime experience you just HAVE to do if you are at the Falls. We didn't book ahead, just figured it out at the hotel when we got there. We were picked up at the Royal Livingstone Hotel for a...More

1  Thank NYCtheaterjunkie
Reviewed 9 December 2011

If you haven't been re-directed from my Livingstone Island Tour, please read that review first to get a taste of what is coming. Did we swim to Devils Pool ? Having flown thousands of miles and travelled hundreds more by coach to get here of...More

Thank TalismanUk
Reviewed 1 December 2011

I wanted to do this since I first saw photos about it. It can only be done a few months of the year so check before you go. I think it goes from October to February or so but verify. I booked through Thompsons and...More

1  Thank rymcgovern
Reviewed 21 November 2011

this is a once in a lifetime experience that I will remember forever!! Just go do it if you can!! We are still laughing about and the fact that we did it. Thank you Felix and Eustace!!! AWESOME!!!!!!

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8 September 2018|
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Response from Tongabezi | Property representative |
Hi Christopher, The Livingstone Island fees include Park Fees, but it is not quite the same fee so guests still need to pay entrance to the Falls in order to roam on the Zambian side. I hope this helps. Best wishes, Team... More
2 September 2018|
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Response from Dimple2013 | Reviewed this property |
No it’s not a must but if u had a good pair of scuba/snorkelling shoes it will make walking in the water before u get to the devils pool easier
Gloria S
13 April 2018|
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Response from Tongabezi | Property representative |
Hi Gloria. The actual minimum is seven years old, but yes, only if the child is a strong swimmer. The Devil's Pool experience is actually quite accessible, but there is a bit of a swim to get to the pool. We hope this helps!