TOP 10 THINGS ENJOY IN VICTORIA FALLS
1.WHITE WATER RAFTING
One of the top 10 things to do in Victoria falls .It is a sport were by people use inflatable boats which are self paddled .It mostly starts in a gorge which has a very steep gradient ,one has to paddle past ten rapids or more .This is one of the best things to do when you visit Victoria falls ,moreover it is known as the best place for fresh white water rafting in the world .This sport was first tried in Victoria falls in the early 1980s .Today between August and late December adrenaline sport addicts flock from all over the world to enjoy this sport .
This is a must do activity ,it is a sport where by one rides gets into an inflatable canoe .Some people use these canoes for romantic or game drives .Usually people use the Zambezi breakfast drift ,the wine route whilst enjoying spectacular African wildlife .Moreover ,even Children from seven years and upwards can also do this thrilling activity.
It is where by one stands on a platform on the edge of a sheer 120m cliff and jumps off for about 70m straight towards the rocks and the river below ,then as the rope becomes taught you will start to arc thankfully swing away from the rocks you were going towards .The process of swinging is facilitated by a harness attached to a middle of a cable that runs across the full width of the gorge .This is one of the most booked activities in Victoria falls .
One of the best things about Victoria falls is that it is surrounded by national parks which include the Victoria falls national park .The other one is Chobe national park an hour and half drive from Victoria falls .,it is located in Botswana.There is also the mosia ‘o’ tunya national park which encompasses the falls and it stretches some 12km along the river banks of the upper Zambezi .You get a chance to view whiter rhino ,buffalo,hippo,crocodiles and many other.
5.HEALTH AND BEAUTY SPARS
A unique holiday experience where you have a chance to either do adrenaline pumping activities or to just relax.Especially if you are used to a modern day hectic lifestyle ,you have a chance to relax and take care of both your beauty and your health in one of the hotels or lodges .You can just relax and enjoy the African sunshine whilst enjoying a non polluted environment .
6.ELEPHANT BACK SAFARIS
You have a chance to climb unto the back of an African elephant and set off at an easy rolling pace.On your journey you will view other wild game ,giraffe,buffalo and many other animals .To make sure you are safe you first go under a full safety -briefing and you will be accompanied by professional handlers when you finish game viewing you a get chance to interact with African elephants .
7.VICTORIA FALLS TRAM BRIDGE
It is a unique experienced of adventure and romance .You first stroll down the red carpet path which links the iconic 108 years old Victoria falls hotel to the train platform at Victoria falls station .A 19th century -style tram will then begin a twenty minute voyage through a classic African bush.You get a chance to see wildlife .The most interesting part is that you will pass through the Victoria falls rain forest the only place that rains 24/7 on earth .
The Zambezi river is known as the great hub of fresh water game fish that is the tiger fish .This activity is a thrill and requires a great deal of fishing skill .This fish fights aggressively and some of them weigh over 7,5kgs .This is a very exciting sport today ,most people come to compete to catch the heaviest fish.
The offspring of rehabilitated ,captive -bred African lion are released back into the wild .This gives you a unique experienced of walking alongside and interacting with lions as they play,learn to hunt and prepare for release .There is also the encounter with cubs ,which is also suitable for children .They will have a chance to play with them .
10.JET BOAT EXTREME
The huge powerboats travel at 100km/hr mostly ,offering a thrilling half hour flying over the water and buzzing rock faces between rapids 23 and 27.You can also choose the jet -boat and helicopter flight .
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