Note: The tour has a minimum of 4 pax. But for the minimum of 2 the rate goes up to $US 320 pp
The price includes:
- Pick up and drop off transfers to your accommodation in Livingstone.
- The services of a qualified rafting guide during the activity
- The meals mentioned in the program
- Mineral water and Juice
- Evacuation insurance
The price excludes:
- Personal travel insurance
- Sleeping bags ( or you can hire from us at $US 10 pp)
- Alcoholic Drinks
Note: the tour has a fixed departure, every Saturday.
Pick up 8am from your accommodation and transfer to our check-in spot next to the Zambian side of the Victoria Falls. Your guide will give you a compete trip briefing regarding the logistics and the safety of the trip. You gear for the overnight will be loaded onto our vehicles and transfferred to our evening campsite on a sandy beach in the Batoka Gorge. After the briefing you will be given a life jacket, paddle and helmet and you will walk down the trail to the boiling pot, directly beneath the Victoria Falls where your rafts will be waiting for you.
After practicing your paddling and getting used to your guide's quick commands, you will start rafting from rapid #1 to rapid #21 or #25 (25 km). At mid-day we will stop below rapid #10 to take a break and have some lunch.
Arrival on the beach at rapid number 21 and 25 in the late afternoon. Enjoy a cold beer after an exciting day on the river! Set up of the camp. A scrumptious dinner (prepared by a qualified cook) will be served around a camp fire an the beach.
Wake up at around 6.30am. Tea, coffee and continental breakfast will be prepared by our staff.
Today's rafting section will take you to the rapid called Lower Moemba (approx 25 km). The Zambezi will offer on this section some challenging grade 5 rapids like, Open Season, Narrows 1 and 2, Chimamba falls and Upper Moemba. But progressively, as you drift downstream, the tranquillity pools in between longer, giving you more time to enjoy the splendour of the Batoka gorge.
After having lunch on the side of the river at mid-day, we will take out below rapid Upper Moemba and start our ascent to the top of the gorge, where a magnificent view and cold drinks will be waiting.
You will then jump into the vehicles and drive back to Livingstone through several traditional Zambian villages and dropped to your accommodation at around 6pm.
The cancellation policy is as follows:
- guests need to pay 25% deposit to confirm bookings
- cancellations made up to 30 days before travel result in loss of deposit
- cancellations made within seven days of travel incur 100% cancellation fee
- full balance is to be paid two weeks before the tour date.
No Children under 15 years are allowed.