The Zambezi River Sunset Cruise in Livingstone, Zambia is a popular tourist attraction that offers a relaxing and scenic experience on the Zambezi River while watching the sun set over the African horizon. The cruise typically lasts for about 2 hours and takes place on a large, comfortable boat with a variety of amenities such as a bar, snacks, and toilets.
During the cruise, passengers can enjoy views of the Zambezi River and its surrounding landscape, which is teeming with wildlife such as hippos, crocodiles, and various bird species. The highlight of the cruise is the stunning sunset, which is a breathtaking sight to behold as the sun slowly dips below the horizon, casting a golden glow over the water.
We offer various additional activities such as live music and traditional African dance performances, as well as a chance to try local delicacies such as bream fish and roasted peanuts. It’s a great way to unwind after a day of sightseeing and experience the beauty of Africa in a unique and memorable way.
3:30 Pick-up from your hotel in Livingstone by your tour guide or driver.
Arrive at the boat launch area and board the boat for the Zambezi River Sunset Cruise.
4:00 PM: The boat departs and heads upstream towards the Victoria Falls. As you cruise, enjoy a variety of drinks and snacks from the onboard bar and take in the stunning views of the river and its wildlife.
5:00 PM: The boat reaches a spot near the Victoria Falls, where it anchors to allow you to enjoy the sunset. This is a perfect opportunity to capture some memorable photos.
6:00 PM: The boat begins to head back downstream towards the launch area. You may be able to spot some nocturnal animals such as hippos and crocodiles along the way.
7:00 PM: The cruise ends and you will be dropped off at your hotel in Livingstone.