8-Day Rafting Holiday on the Zambezi River, Zimbabwe

Embark on an 8-day rafting holiday on the Zambezi River! An exhilarating adventure in Zimbabwe, right next to Victoria Falls.

8 days
$575 to 1,575
8-Day Rafting Holiday on the Zambezi River, Zimbabwe

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to embark on an 8-day rafting holiday on the Zambezi River, Zimbabwe right next to Victoria Falls, Africa. Whether you’re a seasoned rafter seeking the ultimate challenge or a first-timer looking for an exhilarating adventure, our trip is designed to meet your every need. Get in touch with us now and let the Zambezi River weave its magic on you!

Embark on an unforgettable adventure along the magnificent Zambezi River, where you’ll experience the thrill of white-water rafting and the breathtaking beauty of Victoria Falls and the Batoka Gorge. These multi-day expeditions combine exhilarating rapids, stunning landscapes, and serene camping under the African sky. Get ready for an adrenaline-packed journey as you navigate the mighty Zambezi River, while enjoying delicious camp meals and immersing yourself in the natural wonders of Zimbabwe.

2023 Multi-Day Whitewater Rafting Departure Dates from
2.5, 5 & 8 Days Tours

Aug 27th
Sep 10th
Sep 24th
Oct 8th
Oct 22nd
Nov 5th
Nov 19th
Dec 3rd
Dec 17th
2024 Dates
Jan 7th

Price Includes

  • Tents
  • All meals such as breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Mineral water & purified water, soft drinks, beers and wines

Price Excludes

  1. National park fees $10 per person
  2. Sleeping bags
  3. Photos and Videos (available upon confirmation before the trip)
  4. Visa fees, airfare, gratuities

What to expect

8-Day Rafting Holiday on the Zambezi River, Africa: Itinerary

**Day 1: Arrival in Victoria Falls**
- Arrive in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe.
- Transfer to your designated camping site by the Zambezi River.
- Set up your tents and campsite.
- Enjoy a welcome dinner around the campfire and meet your rafting guides.
- Overnight stay at Mpala Guest & Adventure Farm

**Day 2: Rafting Day 1 - Rapids 1 to 5**
- Wake up to the sounds of the river and have breakfast at the campsite.
- Depart for the first day of rafting, tackling Rapids 1 to 5.
- Rafting instructions and safety briefing before getting on the water.
- Campfire dinner and storytelling in the evening.
- Overnight camping by the river.

**Day 3: Rafting Day 2 - Rapids 6 to 10**
- After breakfast, start the day's rafting adventure through Rapids 6 to 10.
- Enjoy lunch at a scenic spot along the riverbanks.
- Continue rafting and setting up camp at a new location downstream.
- Evening relaxation and camping under the stars.
- Overnight camping by the river.

**Day 4: Rafting Day 3 - Rapids 11 to 15**
- Begin the day with breakfast and break camp.
- Navigate Rapids 11 to 15, encountering more challenging sections.
- Lunch break by the river.
- Set up camp for the night and enjoy a campfire-cooked dinner.
- Overnight camping by the river.

**Day 5: Rest and Exploration**
- Take a rest day to relax, swim, and explore the natural surroundings.
- Optional activities include fishing or hiking.
- Campfire-cooked meals and a tranquil evening by the river.
- Overnight camping by the river.

**Day 6: Rafting Day 4 - Rapids 16 to 20**
- Resume rafting after breakfast, conquering Rapids 16 to 20.
- Lunch break along the riverbanks.
- Continue downstream and find a new camping spot.
- Evening campfire and sharing of stories.
- Overnight camping by the river.

**Day 7: Rafting Day 5 - Rapids 21 to 25**
- Start the final day of rafting, taking on the thrilling Rapids 21 to 25.
- Celebratory barbecue lunch by the river.
- Complete the rafting journey and return to the starting point.
- Debrief with the guides and reflect on the adventure.
- Farewell dinner and celebration around the campfire.
- Overnight camping by the river.

**Day 8: Farewell and Departure**
- Enjoy a final campfire breakfast by the Zambezi River.
- Break camp and pack up your belongings.
- Say goodbye to your guides and fellow rafters.
- Transfer to the airport for your departure or onward travel.

This itinerary offers an immersive and adventurous experience of rafting on the Zambezi River combined with camping in the wilderness. Be prepared for an unforgettable journey, with camping providing an authentic connection to the river's beauty and power. Keep in mind that river conditions and safety considerations may require adjustments to the schedule, so always follow the guidance of your experienced rafting guides.


8-Day Rafting Holiday on the Zambezi River, Zimbabwe: From $575 to $1,575 for 8 days

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