White Water Rafting
Victoria Falls White Water Rafting. The white water rafting below the Victoria Falls is commonly recognized as the best Grade 5 white water rafting in the World. Raft the biggest white water rapids in the World at Victoria Falls. Raft below the Victoria Falls along the mighty Zambezi River. The Zambezi River plummets 110 meters from the top of the Victoria Falls into the Batoka Gorge. This is where the fun begins. Enjoy an exhilarating day rafting the mighty Zambezi River as you negotiate the Grade 5 rapids along the way. Your professional river guides will steer you on an unforgettable journey through the formidable rapids of the mighty Zambezi.
The Zambezi River in the Batoka Gorge was first navigated in 1981 and over the years the Rapids were named – some fearsome in nature, others fearsome in name! Click here For a detailed map and guide of the major rapids you will encounter while White Water Rafting on the mighty Zambezi River in Victoria Falls.
Victoria Falls White Water Rafting Options
Victoria Falls Low Water Rafting (US$120 per person: August – December)
Victoria Falls White Water Rafting has two different seasons. This is due to the water level of the Zambezi River. Low water rafting commences between the months of August and December. These are the best times of year to raft as you begin your journey from the boiling pot which is situated directly below the Victoria Falls. As the water level drops, the rapids become more intense. During low water season you will negotiate rapids number 1 to 19. Many of these rapids are Grade 5.
Victoria Falls High Water Rafting (US$120 per person: Jan – Feb & June – July)
As the water level rises high water rafting begins. As the water is gushing down the Victoria Falls so intesnely during these months it is impossible to start at rapid number 1. The high water rafting begins 10 km downstream of the Victoria Falls at rapid number 11 and will finish at rapid number 23.
Duration: 8 hour (approx)
• Return Transfer
• $10 National Parks Fees
Drinks, Lunch, Return transfers, Snacks
US$ 10 National Parks fees per person
Minimum Age: 15 Years