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Batoka Sky

Livingstone, Zambia
+260 21 3320058
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Amazing until the video didn't work

I booked the microlight months in advance and was so looking forward to it.The microlight was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julie C
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New Jersey
The highlight of my visit to the Victoria Falls and Livingstone

This may have been an expensive trip and I chose the 22 minute flight so I could fly down the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lisasplaces
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Livingstone, Zambia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked the microlight months in advance and was so looking forward to it.The microlight was amazing! I felt safe the whole time and the pilot was excellent at pointing out prominent areas and game. I had opted to get the video but when my...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This may have been an expensive trip and I chose the 22 minute flight so I could fly down the gorge, but it was truly worth every cent. The views from above, especially when the falls are high in May are breathtaking. The pilot was...More

Thank lisasplaces
Reviewed 1 week ago

A memorable 20 minute ride in a 4-seater helicopter twice circling the Victoria falls and then down the gorge beyond, flying just above the heaving water. If you can afford it, do it: you probably won't be back there again soon and you may regret...More

Thank Blampied
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Microlight over the Falls is a truly fantastic experience, the pilots are friendly, knowledgeable and really know how to make you embrace the whole beauty of the Falls :) You can pay by card which is also important. The only thing to keep in mind...More

Thank AnnaDG15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Batoka Sky picked us up at the border on time at 3 PM. The meeting point was right after Zimbabwe custom. Once we got out of custom, we saw the green van. Be sure to get to the meeting point on time as they only...More

Thank punamo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Smooth operation. Friendly staff and pilot. A short helicopter ride, but what wonderful views of the Victoria Falls, gorges and Zambezi river (and some wild life). Video of the flight ...inside the copter and the Falls views plus background information available for purchase after the...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first introduction to Batoka Sky was from an episode of "The Amazing Race" when my wife and I looked at each other and said, “we’re so doing that”, even though she referred to the little plane as a “lawnmower with wings”! Well, Batoka Sky...More

Thank Ralph M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rode the Microlight craft which is like a hang glider with a propeller. A pilot navigates it and you are the sole passenger at the back. In the first few minutes I felt tense because it is an open seat like a monobloc plastic...More

Thank vic10101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a special offer that included an unlimited day of doing silly things in Batoka Gorge (swing, zipline, abseiling) in a combo with a MICRO LIGHT flight. Worth every cent of tye 195$ p.p. paid (and we consider ourselves budget travelers). The flight was...More

Thank Krzysztof K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the fortune of having Andre as my pilot for my 15 min flight. He was fantastic. I was his last client for the day but it looked as if I was his first! The experience was so good that I am left speechless!!!...More

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Shamiso D
good day everyone, how much is it for the 15 minutes microlight flight and how much is it for the pictures?. please help
March 16, 2017|
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Response from livmargaret | Property representative |
Hi.. $20 for the photos, $178 for the flight (if i remeber correctly). Well worth it and 15 minutes gives you a really good flight over falls and some of river
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mediatorr
Hi, I've done this microlight several years ago and will be at Victoria Falls again this coming summer. I agree that it was a peak experience and I'm excited about being able to do it again. The only negative I recall was that it was quite expensive.. How much does it cost now? Thanks, I'm eager to find out. Couldn't find it directly online
October 8, 2016|
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Response from livmargaret | Property representative |
hi, thanks for the question and getting back to us! the current fair for the microlight is 15mins - $155 30mins - $310 Looking forward to hosting you again!! Kind regards
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Lisa P
I'm from Canada and going to stay on the Zimbabwe side of the Falls. I want to do the microlight flight and Angel's Armchair (both in Zambia) but wonder about the visa fees for Canadians. Do we still pay the highest amount and can't get a multi entry option? If so, do you have any suggestions to avoid the high fees?
May 17, 2016|
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Response from livmargaret | Property representative |
hi, thanks for the question, as at last month the visa from Zimbabwe to Zambia was purged at $20 unless other wise that should be the amount best regards
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