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Victoria Falls

A wonder of Africa's natural world

Victoria Falls holidays


Named by Dr David Livingstone, the first European to see what is now considered one of the world's great natural wonders, Victoria Falls have been captivating visitors for centuries. Extending for 1.7 kilometres across both Zambia and Zimbabwe, great torrents crash over a mighty precipice, sending great clouds of rainbow-hued spray soaring high into the air.

As well as the falls themselves, the region surrounding them is a wondrous treasure trove of African nature, with vast riverine landscapes home to the continent's most iconic species. Take it all in on a luxury safari lodge holiday, or even combine the falls with the wonders of South Africa on a luxury rail journey with Rovos Rail. Our experts are on hand to help you plan.

Victoria Falls

The Zambia section of Victoria Falls lies within Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, but it's well worth seeing them from the Zimbabwe side as well. The Victoria Falls Bridge forms the border between the countries and it's easy enough to cross into Zimbabwe to visit Victoria Falls and Zambezi National Park. Scenic ‘flight of angel' helicopter flights above the falls provide an alternative perspective.

Zambezi National Park

Others choose to brave the Devil's Pool, a naturally formed plunge pool at the very edge of the Main Falls, approached via Livingstone Island. The waters of the Zambezi flow steadily past before dropping into the tumult below, known as the Boiling Pot. The Victoria Falls Bridge remains a good vantage point for watching the Zambezi River as it rushes through Batoka Gorge and daredevil bungee jumpers leaping from the bridge.


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Top itineraries in Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Cape Town, Kruger & Victoria Falls

11-day tailor-made holiday from £5,045 pp incl. flights

Discover the icons of Cape Town, the world-famous wildlife of Kruger National Park and epic Victoria Falls on this spectacular Southern Africa adventure.

Zambezi Queen

Rivers and Rails of Africa: Zambezi Queen & Rovos Rail

15-day luxury rail & cruise holiday from £12,640 pp incl. flights

Combining a luxury Botswana river cruise and a journey aboard the opulent Rovos Rail, this is the perfect introduction to Southern Africa. We've even included a stay at that most impressive of natural wonders – Victoria Falls.

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Rovos Rail, Victoria Falls & Cape Town

14-day tailor-made holiday from £7,810 pp incl. flights

Explore the highlights of Botswana, Zimbabwe and South Africa in style as you cruise under the world’s largest waterfall, enjoy a pair of luxury safaris, explore vibrant Cape Town and indulge aboard Rovos Rail.

Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma, Zambia

Zambia in Style

11-day tailor-made holiday from £10,570 pp incl. flights

Stay at three of Zambia’s most luxurious lodges while you experience the incredible wildlife and breathtaking wilderness of the South Luangwa and Lower Zambezi National Parks before exploring Victoria Falls.

Top places to stay in Victoria Falls

Royal Livingstone Hotel, Livingstone

The Royal Livingstone, Victoria Falls

Historic hotel

This luxurious hotel stretches along the banks of the Zambezi River, just a short walk to the entrance of Victoria Falls, in the Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park.

Tongabezi, Victoria Falls, Zambia

Tongabezi, Victoria Falls

Traditional lodge

Set under shady trees and away from the crowds, the camp mixes romance and exclusivity and makes for an excellent honeymoon or romantic holiday retreat.

Royal Chundu, Victoria Falls

Royal Chundu, Victoria Falls

Contemporary lodge

It’s hard to imagine a more private and peaceful setting than at Royal Chundu. Zambia’s first Relais & Châteaux property, which has two lodges, sits on a private stretch of the Zambezi, 30 kilometers upstream from Victoria Falls.

Sussi & Chuma, Sanctuary Retreats

Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma, Victoria Falls

Traditional lodge

Sanctuary Sussi & Chuma, idyllically located near the Victoria Falls, offers a range of safari activities including game drives, walking safaris and sundowner cruises. It's also home to a new and wonderfully relaxing Africology Spa.

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