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Located just 10 km from Livingstone, Zambezi Elephant Trails has established Zambia’s first “Elephant Camp” – offering a once in a lifetime insight into these gentle giants. Together with this ecologically friendly method of game viewing, a strong...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Victoria Falls 20100, Zambia
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+260 21 3320606
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Reviewed 1 week ago

PROS: 1) Absolutely amazing rapids - from class 2 to 5 - in a beautiful scenic location. We went in early November. Weather was warm and sunny, and the water was a perfect temperature. 2) Guides were expert at leading and, when you got tossed...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very professional white water rafting operation – amazing experience on Zambesi (grade 2-5 rapids in low-water season), great video footage, very enjoyable overall, and a chance to drive through local villages on the way back to Livingstone.

Thank Alexander P
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We only had two days in Zambia but we made the most of it doing a speedboat sunset tour of the Zambezi and then visiting Victoria Falls (we also did the walking rhino safari but this is with a different company). Safari Par Excellence lived...More

Thank DIF483
SafparExcellence, Manager at Safari Par Excellence, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Dear DIF483, Thank you for taking the time to do a TA review on your time with us in Livingstone. We are delighted with the awesome feedback all round and thanks for reviewing our Sunset Explorer with Zambezi Expeditions - so much fun! All the...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

We went for a sunset cruise a few weeks ago and had a good time. There was enough food and drinks and the staff was friendly. The boat does not go around the island, however, like some other boats do. It’s a nice trip and...More

Thank Lotte B
SafparExcellence, Guest Relations Manager at Safari Par Excellence, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Dear Lotte B, Thank you for taking the time to do a review here on Trip Advisor, on your sunset cruise. Great to hear you all had a good time with us. We look forward to hosting you again soon. Sorry to hear you didn't...More

Reviewed 13 July 2018

As part of the 2018 Put Foot Rally, we booked high river rafting, sunset cruise and a helicopter trip over the falls. The rafting was insane - amazing! Our guide, Henry, was passionate about the Zambezi and about making sure our experience was fun, but...More

Thank Mandy D
SafparExcellence, Guest Relations Manager at Safari Par Excellence, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Dear Mandy D, Thank you for taking the time to do a TA review on your time with us in Livingstone. It was an absolute pleasure to host the "Put Foot" rally and we are all happy to hear you had such a good time...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We did a sunset cruise and it was better than we’d even hoped for. The sunset, first of all, was amazing. The staff on the boat were very fun and friendly. This sunset cruise actually includes chicken and sausage grilled on the boat for you....More

Thank Felicia B
SafparExcellence, Guest Relations Manager at Safari Par Excellence, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Dear FeliciaBarrete, Thank you for doing a Trip Advisor review on your sunset cruise we are thrilled to hear it exceeded your expectations and you had a great time with us. We can't take the credit for the sunset, but we are happy to hear...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018

We came back after an awesome day rafting and spend the rest of the afternoon lazing at the pool by the Zambezi Waterfront (what an awesome place) before departing for the sunset cruise - the sunset cruise was phenomenal - we saw lots of game,...More

Thank Chris B
SafparExcellence, Manager at Safari Par Excellence, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear Chris B, Yes! Thank you so much for the awesome review of the Makumbi cruise - always a winner after a good day's rafting! Come back soon for more Zambezi action :) Kind Regards from the Zambezi, The Safpar Team

Reviewed 24 October 2017

This was a wonderful activity. The guide, Africa, was very informative and the elephants was just amazing. One can see that the elephants are well treated and it was a delight to see the whole family going for a swim after the interaction. This is...More

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SafparExcellence, Manager at Safari Par Excellence, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear Neil_de_Jonge, Many thanks for your review on the Elephant Interaction experience! Zambezi Elephants is home to a very special herd – the older elephants, like bulls Bop, Danny and Madinda were rescued from severe drought and elephant culls decades ago in Zimbabwe. Raised with...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017

It was quite a thrill to ride the biggest elephant of all times, and then sit on her leg and feed her. What a neat deal. I had thought it was a rehab place, however, and it is not, really. It appears the elephants are...More

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SafparExcellence, Owner at Safari Par Excellence, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Dear Sari Y, Many thanks for your review on the Elephant Encounter experience! Zambezi Elephants is home to a very special herd – the older elephants, like bulls Bop, Danny and Madinda were rescued from severe drought and elephant culls decades ago in Zimbabwe. Raised...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

They really care about their employees and their elephants. It shows in the way the elephants respond and the way the employees treat the elephants. We had a wonderful time riding on Danny and the others. It was so much fun seeing their environment and...More

Thank nicole S
SafparExcellence, Director of Sales at Safari Par Excellence, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Dear Nicole S, Many thanks for your review on the Elephant Encounter experience! The elephants have come under our care from various backgrounds but they have created a happy dynamic here within the safety of Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park. For your information, Safari Par Excellence have...More

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ElizabethW3233
12 November 2018|
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Response from safparzambia | Property representative |
Hi Elizabeth! April is the MOST AMAZING month to come to Livingstone. Vic Falls will be in their FULL glory and the rainy season will be coming to an end. Our main rainy season is Jan/Feb/March. May is also a fantastic... More
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Kathe S
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It was around 20 mins drive from Victoria Falls. We were in a group and transportation was arranged. I'm sure hotel could book transportation.
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