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“zambezi river”(5 reviews)
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Taonga Safaris is a Livingstone registered company that has been game viewing and chasing the sun for over ten years. Our customer's satisfaction is second to none. Our jetty and launch site is at The River Shack, situated next to the Livingstone...more
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316 Sichango Road | Box 60760, Livingstone 10101, Zambia
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+260 21 3322508
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Reviewed January 8, 2019

Value for money was good, there was a braai prepared on the cruise and an open bar with a lot of options. Was the cheapest found in the area, more simple than the other ones but more than enough! Only payment methods are on-site through...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Francisca D
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

I've been on a number of cruises on the Zambezi but I enjoyed this one the best. We were not crowded and had personalised attention. It was cosy and relaxing. The crew were knowledgeable and made good tour guides. Better than some of the more...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mukukamukulu
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The sunset cruise on the Zambezi is beautiful. There are a number of companys which offer a sunset cruise but there is no other than the Taonge boatcruise. Taonge offers a cruise with a real Zambia touch, the variety of drinks and food is great...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brite A
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Nice place for an afternoon chill and fun, it gives a good and clear view of the flowing zambezi river,offers playground for kids. Taonga also offers boat cruise for a closer view of the river, while the actual place also offers you an out do...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Gh0st50
Taonga S, Manager at Taonga Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Greetings First of thank you for your review. We happy that you chose to come and spend a relaxing afternoon with us as seen in the photos you shared. We appreciate your time with us , hope you join us again either on land or...More

Reviewed July 28, 2018

This is the third sunset cruise I tried out in Livingstone and by far the best. When we saw this boat a few weeks ago, we were jealous of the passengers as they were obviously having a lot of fun. So we decided to try...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lotte B
Reviewed July 28, 2018

This is the second sunset/booze cruise I did and we had such an amazing time. The captain definitely knew what he was doing. He had a good eye for spotting wild animals and even stopped and reversed the boat so we could get a close...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MedwinM2
Taonga S, Manager at Taonga Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2018

Greeting Medwin Thanks so much for joining us on the Sunset Cruise, we are glad that you had an Awesome cruise. Thank you for acknowledging our captains keen eye to spot and to take you closer for a better view. Amazing pictures , thanks for...More

Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We had made a booking for 10 adults and 3 children for the sunset cruise upon the recommendation of one of our group members (my father) as he had been on this cruise with this company on 3 previous occasions. We were all very excited...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bee020
Taonga S, Manager at Taonga Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Hi Bronwan Thank you for your review and sharing your concerns. I and the rest of the team are disappointed that you never enjoyed your trip on our Sunset BooZe Cruise. Would like to address a few things that we noticed in your review: Firstly...More

Reviewed July 6, 2018

Went for a sunset booze cruise on the 2 July 2018 was an amazing experience diverse group of people about 60, was nice to meet people from different parts of the world, plenty of BBQ food for all that we went back for thirds, enough...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lee D
Taonga S, Manager at Taonga Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Hi Dave Thanks so much for your review. We appreciate for choosing our boat cruise. We very glad that you had an amazing trip. Hope you drunk and ate as much as possible. Happy you and your group got to experience the elephants for the...More

Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

This boat was overloaded. Nearly 90 on board. Only a few Life jackets.disaster waiting to happen. The food was not enough for passengersMore

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Barry H
Taonga S, Manager at Taonga Safaris - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Hi Barry Thanks for your review. We are disappointed you had a bad experience on our cruise. Our records clearly show we had 65 passengers on board (maximum is 75). The wildlife Authority in charge of the river double checks records (before leaving and after...More

Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful and knowledgeable staff. Unlimited drinks. BBQ dinner. We had the boat to ourselves (4). Very good. Boat was able to show us elephants crocodiles. Lizards. Birds. And hippos. Completely recommend Other boats are much longer with more people less traditional food and can't get...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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