FAQs

Here are questions that most travellers have been asking us over the years and answers we have given that proved satisfatory. If you don’t find what you are looking for here, please use our chat button for instant chat with our tour specialists. You can also send your questions via our contact form found on Contact Us page.

 

Q. How much does accommodation cost in Victoria Falls?

A. Victoria Falls Town offers a wide range of Hotels and Lodges, Bed & Breakfast, Self Catering and Camping to choose from. There is definitely something for everyone here. Its only a question of what you really want to experience and what you can afford.

 

Rooms from $40 per night to Five Star Leading Hotels of the World. Nearest 5 minutes walk and furthest 15 minutes drive to the mighty Falls. Rooms with a view to Restaurants with The view. From game experience to tourism town experience. Walking distance to shops, restaurants & bars.

 

Q. What Activities can I do in Victoria Falls? 

A. The main activity, which is actually the reason for visiting Victoria Falls is seeing the world’s biggest natural waterfall. Witnessing by sight, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the world. A curtain of falling water stretching 1.7km and falling 103m. You can do a ground tour walking close to 2km and an air tour flying over the falls for 15mins or more in a helicopter or microlight aircraft.

 

Victoria Falls also offers Adrenaline activities like Bungee jumping, White Water rafting, Crocodile Cage Diving, Gorge Swing etc; River activities like Sunset and Dinner Cruises, Wine Route Canoeing, Fishing etc and Game activities like walking with the Lions, riding the Elephants, Rhino search etc.

 

Q. What restaurants are there in Victoria Falls? 

A. When it comes to eating in Victoria Falls, there is an excellent pool of restaurants to choose from. Hotels & lodges have their own restaurants and the town offers a few more. One of the good things about Victoria Falls is that it’s a small place, so you can actually have a bite in at least half a dozen of these different restaurants.

 

From Burger takeaways to Five Star Fine Dining. Local as well as International cuisines. Indoor state of the art and historic views to outdoor sitting and overlapping into the gorges. Breathtaking views of nature like sunrise, sunset and animals drinking water. Traditional performers dancing and singing. No meal is ordinary in Victoria Falls!

 

Q. Can I drink the water in Victoria Falls?

A. Yes. Victoria Falls water is clean and safe to drink. All locals drink happily from municipal supplies. Bottled water is also readily available.

 

Q. How much is the Entrance Fees to Victoria Falls?

A. 2016 Prices

International tourists US$ 30
Regional tourists US$ 20
Zimbabwe Permanent Residents US$10
Zimbabwean tourists US $7

 

Q. Is it true that there are food shortages in Victoria Falls?

A. Well that’s a thing of the past. There is enough food in Victoria Falls. You will find almost everything that you need, although maybe not a huge variety.

 

Q. Are there fuel shortages?

A. Fuel is readily available. If you are on an organized trip the tour operators already secure their own fuel.

 

If you are self driving fuel is available from the Total garage and also at the bulk fuel depot in the industrial sites of Victoria Falls

 

Q. What animals will I see in Zimbabwe?

A. Home to a number of animals large and small. Elephants, Giraffes, Lions, Leopards, Rhinoceros, Hippos, Crocodiles, Buffalos, Cheetahs, Jackals, Zebras, Wild-Beasts and Impalas are all here.

 

Q. How do I get to Victoria Falls?

A. Victoria Falls is accessible by Air, Rail and Road. Victoria Falls International Airport (VFN) is just 22kms from the town centre. Transfers and taxis from the airport are readily available.

 

Q. What will happen if I get sick whilst at Victoria Falls?