VICTORIA FALLS

Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls or Mosi Oa Tunya, the smoke that thunders, sits on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe where the Zambezi river drops 108 metres into the gorge. Victoria Falls, named after Queen Victoria are also known by their local name Mosi Oa Tunya, which literally translated means ‘The Smoke that Thunders’ referring to the coloumn of spray from the waterfall that can be seen from miles around.

Victoria Falls is undoubtedly Southern Africa’s adventure playground and some of the activities on offer are:

Bungy Jumping – White Water Rafting – Canoeing – Microlight fights – Helicopter Flights – Game drives – Wine drifts – day trips to Chobe National Park – Gorge Swing 

Best time to visit Victoria Falls

The best time to visit the spectacular Victoria Falls is from February to May, directly after the annual summer rains, when the falls will be at its fullest. The flow of water over the Victoria Falls peaks in March at the end of the rainy season. At this time of year, you really know why the local name is ‘Mosi oa Tunya’ or ‘The Smoke that Thunders’!  

Special interests? Talk to us and we can include these in your itinerary.

WHAT TO EXPERIENCE IN VICTORIA FALLS

Why travel with African Travels to Zimbabwe?

  • Financial protection

  • We are from the area

  • Office in Europe and Africa

  • Locally involved

  • Unique tailor made itineraries

  • We have lived what we sell

WHERE DO YOU STAY?

African Travels will send you to the most beautiful and unique accommodations in Africa. They are not only runned by excellent staff, they also give back to the local community and operate as eco friendly as possible. Located in the most beautiful locations, they will contribute to the your ultimate safari experience.

From tented safari camps to luxury boutique hotels. We will make sure they tick all the boxes!

  • All accommodations are carefully selected by us
  • Value for money
  • Local community support
  • The location compliments the African experience

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