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“A sight to behold”
Review of Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls
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Small-Group Devil's Pool and Livingstone Island Tour
Ranked #2 of 38 things to do in Livingstone
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Came in dry season which was a mistake, having been a few times before during wet season...however it was still an enjoyable experience. We were met but a guy at the gate who insisted that we have him as a guide. We tried to politely decline after having dogged the annoying market sellers we were reluctant. However we took him up on his offer on agreement that we give him a tip. He was so helpful! Offering us a wealth of knowledge about the history of the falls along the way. You definitely need to go to Livingstone Island to see the falls in a more attractive light if you decide to visit Zambia in October.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Be sure to experience the Falls from both the Zimbabwe side and the Zambian side, as they offer incredibly unique perspectives. If you're on the Zimbabwe side, you get a large landscape view of the falls and a nice walk on top of the ridge in front of them; it's definitely the better side for photographs. From Zambia, you can actually go down to the river as well as get closer to the top of the falls via the walking bridge or Angel's and Devil's pool (if you have the stomach for them). Whatever you do, don't miss out on the various angles of this amazing natural wonder.

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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

The opportunity to go up in a micro light over the Falls was thrilling. The view was spectacular. I saw rainbows in the mist. Saw elephants, buffaloes, wildebeest and hippos from above. 15 minutes was too short.

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

The Smoke That Thunders is the local name, and even though it was at low flow, the thunder was still there. At low flow the Zimbabwe side is better, but to be able to see the rock formations and the full gorge.

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Oddly, the best time to visit is when the water flow is low- you get to see the geography which is concealed by mist when they are going full bore. View from helicopter is amazing, too.

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