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Taonga Safaris - Day Tours

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316 Sichango Road | Box 60760, Livingstone 10101, Zambia
+260 21 3322508
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Amazing staff. Super safe. Lovely dinner. Basically private!

Wonderful and knowledgeable staff. Unlimited drinks. BBQ dinner. We had the boat to ourselves (4... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
via mobile
Fun little sunset tour

We'd been on one of the other cruises before, and remembered sipping drinks quietly while seeing... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
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Taonga Safaris is a Livingstone registered company that has been game viewing and chasing the sun for over ten years. Our customer's satisfaction is second to none. Our jetty and launch site is at The River Shack, situated next to the Livingstone Boat Club. With its white sands, palm trees and spectacular views of the Zambezi River, The River Shack is the perfect spot for a sundowner. We offer weekly entertainment of live bands, traditional dancers and interactive drumming. Taonga Safaris cruises have a well stocked bar on board, full barbeque and other amenities for your comfort. We welcome the free spirited voyager who will appreciate the breathtaking views of the awesome river
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  • Very good6%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
13 Jul 2017
“Amazing staff. Super safe. Lovely dinner. Basically private!”
10 May 2017
“Fun little sunset tour”
316 Sichango Road | Box 60760, Livingstone 10101, Zambia
+260 21 3322508

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful and knowledgeable staff. Unlimited drinks. BBQ dinner. We had the boat to ourselves (4). Very good. Boat was able to show us elephants crocodiles. Lizards. Birds. And hippos. Completely recommend Other boats are much longer with more people less traditional food and can't get...More

Thank iammatural
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We'd been on one of the other cruises before, and remembered sipping drinks quietly while seeing one of the Taonga Safaris' tattier looking boats going past with people singing and dancing. We remembered thinking, "I want to be on that boat". Well that's the sort...More

Thank JET8882
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Beautiful sun set views Great food cheap and cheerful, AMAZING booze cruise and good music... Go there every-time i am in Livingstone.. has everything for the whole family!!!

Thank alexander r
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Enjoyed our evening on this homemade boat. The staff didn't really interact with us at all and was not a party atmosphere. The braii was tasty and free drinks were nice. There were only maybe 12 of us on the boat which was nice because...More

Thank Monkeytoez
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Great food, Great drinks, Great views, Best trip possible on zambezi. Stuff will show you all Animals to be sure that you didnt miss anything

Thank Adam K
Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

Been on the taonga twice and doesnt disappoint. Like the fact that its the only criuse boat that follow close to were the animals are and stop for you to get a good view. Price last time was around 400 kwacha but definately worth it...all...More

3  Thank Mwamba S
Reviewed 15 January 2015

There is a one-to-one customer relationship and very local cuisine. It is very affordable, with an extended time of adventure and it goes into shallow water and around the island. I've tried other boat cruises around Zambia, they're not affordable or more adventurous than this...More

Thank Martins S
Reviewed 7 June 2014

I would recommend this boat over other more expensive tour operators in Livingstone. Purely because it was all local staff that I dealt with and it is better value at $65 for 2 hours boat cruise. Furthermore, the bigger boats set off after us so...More

3  Thank KerryGirl_14
Reviewed 18 January 2013

I am a Livingstone "home boy" residing in Lusaka.The originality & basic lay out/aproach is what you are looking for.The owner now makes his own "in house boerewors" from ordinary to his Famous Ring Sting Wors,marinates the chicken with an old secret recipe,as well as...More

3  Thank GrooverLusaka
Reviewed 10 September 2012

This is much better than the upmarket cruises with their big boats, ordinary seats and no real food. The owner built the boat himself out of drums and rafia and wood and metal. WONDERFUL. The shade is all over the boat from a rafia shade....More

4  Thank drmalcolm
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