Zambezi Expeditions offer an unparalleled river adventure passing through island channels rarely accessed by commercial river operators on the Zambezi River whilst observing hippo, crocodile, elephant, giraffe and buffalo on the morning or sunset expeditions.
The River is known for its incredible bird and wildlife sighting opportunities with the magnificent backdrop of the Victoria Falls. Experience an unforgettable encounter with nature in a speedboat, ideal for families, friends and small VIP groups. Sit back and experience spectacular! All expeditions depart/return from the jetty at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa.BOOK NOW!
This expedition is designed for clients who have limited time and would like to experience the Zambezi River in a short, exciting morning adventure. This expedition is ideal for clients who want to do a river-based activity before departing for Livingstone Airport (South African Airways / British Airways departures.)
Sample Refreshments on the Early-Bird Explorer Tea, coffee and muffins
Pick-up times from Livingstone Hotels / Lodges for the Early-Bird Explorer 07h45 – 08h15 depending on location.
The Sunset Explorer adventures to locations rarely accessed by commercial river operators on the Zambezi River with unsurpassed photographic opportunities of Zambezi islands, wildlife and birds. A light refreshment and snack will be available on the homestretch whilst we enjoy the infamous African sunset. The expedition is ideal for families, friends and small VIP groups.
Sample Refreshments on the Sunset Explorer Beers, red / white wine, gin & tonic, soft-drinks and snacks
Sample Snack Menu (subject to change) Caprese or Chicken & Pineapple Skewers, Cranberry & Feta Pinwheels, Ham & Mushroom or Veg Quiche Bites, Meatballs or Falafel Bites.
Pick-up times from Livingstone Hotels / Lodges for the Sunset Explorer 15:45 to 16:15 during Summer (15th August – 15th April) 15:15 to 15:45 during Winter (16th April – 14th August)
• All expeditions depart/return from the jetty at The David Livingstone Safari Lodge & Spa. • Life jackets are supplied and it is compulsory that this be worn for the duration of the expedition. • Refreshments are served on the speedboat, please notify us in advance of any dietary requirements. • Regret fishing is not available on these expeditions. • Please note that there are no toilet facilities available on the speedboats.
• The expeditions include non-exclusive return transfers from hotels within Livingstone. • Please note that private transfers are available on request at additional fee. • Please note that pick-up / drop-off times may vary depending on location of Livingstone hotel/lodges
Guaranteed private expeditions are available on request. • Min Pay requirement applies. • Please note that not all boats may be operational at the same time therefore group bookings are on a request basis only.
Minimum – 2 people
Maximum – 24 people
There is no age limit but guardians of Minors (under 18) will be required to sign an indemnity form on behalf of the minors. A Guardian must accompany children under the age of 16 throughout the activity.
All clients are covered by Specialty Emergency Services (S.E.S) through Safari Par Excellence; however this only covers them for emergency evacuation in life threatening situations. It does not cover hospitalization and medication. As such, travel and medical insurance is compulsory for all clients.
Here are a few images from our latest expedition.