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Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls National Park

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Address: Victoria Falls 10101, Zimbabwe
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263977934995
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"The smoke that thunders" is a local name for Africa's most...

"The smoke that thunders" is a local name for Africa's most famous waterfall thundering over a 100m-high cliff.

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Breathtaking, simply a wonder of the world

It's one of the seven wonders of the world and it's not difficult to see why. Absolutely breathtakingly stunning. There is absolutely no need to pay for a guide or a tour, it's... read more

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Settle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It's one of the seven wonders of the world and it's not difficult to see why. Absolutely breathtakingly stunning. There is absolutely no need to pay for a guide or a tour, it's a waste of money. Simply follow the clearly marked path around the falls and take in the views from the many viewing points. Take or hire a... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely beautiful. Do both sides of the falls in ZIM and ZAM. Be in shape to go down to the Boiling Pot. You will get soaked so be prepared by taking a good poncho. A GoPro with waterproof case is ideal and wear good traction shoes to avoid slipping. Be careful as the paths have rails but you can slip... More 

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Love the ;falls but in Aprilm ether falls were so whereas me points during the walk you couldn't see anything due to the extreme mist. A long rain coat and/ dry clothes to change into along with water protective coverings for your camera are necessary . I. Bought s map inside the park for 1$' and the viewing points are... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Absolutely amazing sight to witness. One the world's natural wonders! Just don't forget to get a Poncho as we (and our passports) made the rookie mistake and got absolutely soaked.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful place third visit amazing every time my daughter and hubby enjoyed the trip too weather was amazing too many peddlers around the falls are a bit annoying

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For an experience of a lifetime, i beg everyone to take a flight of the angels. A helicopter ride will give you 13 minutes of awe inspiring yet a lifetime of beautiful views. You can also take a sunset cruise or bungee jumping or whitewater rafting...a true thrill seeker's paradise.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A notable feature of the park is the rainforest which grows in the spray of the falls, including ferns, palms, liana vines, and a number of trees such as mahogany not seen elsewhere in the region. Visitors have the chance to view the elephant, Cape buffalo, white rhinoceros, hippopotamus, eland and a variety of other antelope herds during drives and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The walk along the side of the Victoria Falls gives some wonderful view, but be prepared to get VERY wet, because the spray is like heavy rain. We also went on a 12 minute helicopter ride, which was expensive ($159 per person) but worth the money, because the view from above is breathtaking.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went in APril after a heavy rain season, so the falls were at their mightiest. The nature reserve is very well mapped and paved and the walkway along the 16 view points is really something! We were lucky the mist (rain fall) wasn't that blinding and we were able to stand in awe of all the falls except the... More 

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Wow I had long wanted to see Victoria Falls and was not disappointed- the power of the water is amazing and getting wet by the mist spray was exhilarating. Certainly an experience not to be missed. There are so many different view points and angles and it is an expository of God's beautiful creation and might.

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