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Our river cruise on the Zambezi

Lovely experience with plenty of drinks but limited snacks - I expected a full buffet - that said... read more

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Jane W
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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If in Livingstone this is amust

Great people the staff were great it included a 3 course nibbles which was ok but don’t expect a... read more

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Bob J
Mount Martha, Victoria, Australia
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Her Royal Highness Be Dyango XVIII of the Leya, the patroness of the African Queen Cruise Company, welcomes you to the African Queen River Experience. Offering the spellbinding combination of the mighty Zambezi River and the gracious hospitality of...more
Royal Landing jetty | on the Zambezi River, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely experience with plenty of drinks but limited snacks - I expected a full buffet - that said we loved it and the staff were very knowledgable talking us through the animals and plants around us - wonderful sunset 🌅

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great people the staff were great it included a 3 course nibbles which was ok but don’t expect a banquet. You go for the view we saw elephants migrating in the water Hippo and Crocs The best sunset it takes two hours and all all...More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on the sunset cruise - the views were wonderful! The boat was calm and quiet, the drinks were plenty, and the snacks were tasty! It was great that the cruise was 2 hours, we got to see the Zambezi before and after the...More

Thank _cazzy1130
Reviewed 19 August 2018

On arrival in Livingstone, we immediately booked an evening cruise on the African Queen. We were delighted with the cruise. The scenery was beautiful. Hippos were grazing in the water reeds and the sunset was quite intense. The package meal was finger food and an...More

Thank DavidGunn1
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely 2 hour boat cruise on the Zambezi River, with sightings of hippos and elephants. Complimentary light snacks are served while on the cruise, with unlimited drinks. It gets a little bit chilly on the way back, but the boat has some blankets in case...More

Thank NatashaLegacy
Reviewed 23 May 2018

We were advised to do this sunset cruise by our hotel and it was ideal for us. Cruising down the Zambezi, with drinks a plenty, and then over to a pool to see the hippos who just had bits of their head showing, and then...More

Thank Kittycat_supreme
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Staff were friendly and helpful and provided a great service. The food is generous snacks rather than a buffet so don't come starving. But we saw crocodiles, buffalo and hippo and even without the animals the sunset was stunning and worth seeing!

Thank EmsAlex
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We did see the eyes and ears of a few rhino, but we didn’t see the crocs. The sunset was beautiful. The ride itself was peaceful. We went away from the falls. The staff was really good. We had an open bar and snacks to...More

Thank annarc6
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

African queen is the nicest boat to do this experience. You pay 75 us dollars but you have some good snacks to eat and you can drink what you want during the cruise. We see hippos and crocos. The only think to improve is the...More

Thank Candice D
Reviewed 27 April 2018

This was a magical trip. We travelled in mid March, so not a particularly busy time, which was nice... the G&T's flowed, as did a steady stream of very tasty nibbles. We did not see many animals - just a few hippos, but we did...More

Thank Susanna W
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7 June 2018|
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Response from livmargaret | Property representative |
hi 11DRTrips, you can make a booking via our email at reservations@livingstonesadventure and make your payment directly when you come do your activity. thanks,
6 September 2017|
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Response from livmargaret | Property representative |
hi, yes we have restrooms on both vessels. one for males and one for females located on the first level of the vessel
16 August 2017|
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Response from livmargaret | Property representative |
hi, yes both the African Queen and African princess offer the captains cabin. with the maximum number of people being 10 and 6 respectively. we also have an option of the river safari cruise if you happen to be more than... More