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United Air Charter

Livingstone, Zambia
+260 21 3323095
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Incredible Aspect

UAC uses the Colibri range of helicopters - safe & quiet. Take off was smooth & once over the... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2016
Bwana-Rafiki
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Hermanus, South Africa
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Having seen the falls from ground level it is difficult to take in have big they really are but... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
wedge158
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Kettering, United Kingdom
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Come to Livingstone Zambia and view one of the seven natural wonders of the world - the magnificent VICTORIA FALLS. Also known as "Mosi Oa Tunya" - the smoke that thunders - the Victoria Falls is one of the most spectacular sights in the world and you will be able to view this amazing waterfall from the comfort of one of our helicopters. This experience will definitely qualify as the flight of your life as you embark on the "Flight of Angels". The pilot will orbit to the right and left, enabling passengers on both sides of the helicopter to photograph and view the mighty Victoria Falls. Once completed you will proceed upriver to Long Island and the Mosi Oa Tunya National Park where you may spot some of Africa's large game.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Livingstone, Zambia
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

UAC uses the Colibri range of helicopters - safe & quiet. Take off was smooth & once over the Batoka Gorge the views are just incrdible. Ive been to the Falls many, many times and never before have I enjoyed this panoramic scenery. It puts...More

Thank Bwana-Rafiki
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Having seen the falls from ground level it is difficult to take in have big they really are but from the air you can really see them in their full glory. The flight although expensive is well worth it. We opted for the longer flight...More

Thank wedge158
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A helicopter flight low into the gorge and then over the Victoria Falls should be on everyone’s bucket list. It was an incredible 20 minutes journey and words cannot describe it. I have no hesitation in recommending the 20 minutes trip. The shorter trip is...More

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We decided to splash out on a 12-15 minute trip over Victoria Falls. It wasn't cheap at $148 each but was undoubtedly an incredible trip. We were collected from our lodge and were taken to the take-off site at Baobab cafe. From here we (2...More

1  Thank FergusA
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Six of us took the helicopter trip and it was such a great experience. I wanted to fly over Victoria Falls to take aerial pictures. We also went into the Gorge and it was surreal. I enjoyed the Gorge more. I would recommend United Air...More

Thank Girish Mr N
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

I have given this 5 stars simply because the experience was nothing short of amazing. Seeing the falls from 1500ft above ground is a memorable experience and we loved it! The pilot Dale was very knowledgeable and very friendly. Definitely recommending this and doing it...More

1  Thank mpoli s
Lizell_12, Manager at United Air Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

Glad you enjoyed your flight ! Thank you for the feedback will forward it to Dale !

Reviewed 27 June 2016

A very professional pilot who explained may things about the falls. To see the falls from a helicopter was amazing. We also flew over the river and saw elephants, hippos and crocodiles. Just wonderful.

Thank Emily2604
Lizell_12, Manager at United Air Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

Thank you for flying with us ! Glad you enjoyed your flights !

Reviewed 26 June 2016

I was fairly warned that no seat is guaranteed. However, I didn't expect the rear middle seat to be as bad as it was. The front seat next to the pilot is the only seat to capture good photos but the other window seats are...More

2  Thank hiho8035
Lizell_12, Manager at United Air Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

Thank you for your feedback. Firstly I would like to apologise for your bad experience . We really would like all our clients to go back with happy memories . We would just like to point out that our Eurocopter is the most spacious in...More

Reviewed 23 June 2016

A very efficient company with a knowledgeable pilot. This is an incredible experience and a must for seeing the Falls. Do it and enjoy

Thank JohnJen27
Lizell_12, Manager at United Air Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

Thank you for flying with us, glad you enjoyed your flight !

Reviewed 20 June 2016

If you're going to visit one of the 7 wonders of the world, this is how to see it to fully appreciate the scale and beauty. The pilot was very knowledgeable with an amazing talent for spotting wildlife when it was there.

Thank Dulchiegirl
Lizell_12, Manager at United Air Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

Thank you for flying with us, glad you enjoyed your flight !

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jeaninel0uise
9 July 2017|
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Response from Vanessa600 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I think everyone has provided the answers already but we booked through our hotel (The River Club) and paid at the end of our stay. Our flight was at 10:00am which provided us with a good orientation before we saw The... More
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Traveller416
17 October 2016|
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Response from AustraliaAnne | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in answering your question. We were there in May when the river was very high so lots of water and mist. The river drops slowly from then so probably less mist now. We could not see the bottom of the main... More
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cudleydudleysmum
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
Can not tell you off hand for we bkd as a total bundle through Zambezi Sun complex inc Cheetah Walk suggest you visit their web site
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