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African Queen River Cruise

Royal Landing jetty | on the Zambezi River, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
+260 97 8770175
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nice river cruise good drinks sunset was fun Best part the story teller "life of Livingstone... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
8084P
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Issaquah
Sunset Cruise on the Zambezi River - Livingstone, Zambia

Just an amazing gentle glide over the Zambezi river while having refreshments, snacks, soft drinks... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2017
BantuRes
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Livingstone, Zambia
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Her Royal Highness Be Dyango XVIII of the Leya, the patroness of the African Queen Cruise Company, welcomes you to the African Queen River Experience. Offering the spellbinding combination of the mighty Zambezi River and the gracious hospitality of the African Queen Cruise Company. A cruise on the African Queen or the African Princess is an unforgettable experience that will take you back in time to an era where time stood still.The African Queen Cruise Company embraces both the mystery and tradition of an African way of life untouched by time. It also offers the perfect alternative location for group dinners and Weddings, either onboard the African Queen/African Princess or in the elegant surroundings of the Royal Landing. We will give you the Ultimate Experience.
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Royal Landing jetty | on the Zambezi River, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice river cruise good drinks sunset was fun Best part the story teller "life of Livingstone " lecture. Wow --do not miss this lecture on the boat.

Thank 8084P
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Just an amazing gentle glide over the Zambezi river while having refreshments, snacks, soft drinks, and Lagers at the same time enjoying Game and Bird viewing with an expert voice in the background talking about the sightings as the cruise progress.

Thank BantuRes
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Just returned from the sunrise trip on the African Queen. Really excellent. Staff very professional in their lovely uniforms which were a lovely added extra. The boat was decorated to a high standard and had a vintage feel which again added to the experience. Drinks...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

Serene and stately describes a cruise on the African Queen. Within 10 mins of departure we had seen hippos and a crocodile basking on the banks. The crew are fantastic they took the time to explain to our 6 year old all about crocodiles; what...More

Thank Johnson I
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

The river cruise is an imcredible experience especially if you go on the sunset cruise. The service is great and there is a part if the menu with complimentary drinks which is convenient. We had a big group and had the whole boat to ourselves.

Thank zakhil m
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

We booked the African Queen sunset cruise through our lodge at a rate of $80pp including lodge pick up and all drinks/ snacks included. The cruise was relatively quiet with not too many people onboard which allowed us to get a seat at the front...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Nice relaxing experience to be enjoyed mostly with a glass of wine, good to watch the sunset, we met giraffes in the national park, baboons, a lot of birds and mostly Hippos :) Food is not good at all, it's overrated and expensive we paid...More

Thank Carine F
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

When we booked at Avani we said we did not wantva noisy booze cruise. On arrival late because of driver found we were on a small boat river cruise. Actually enjoyed it and landed to have delicious food and wine. Saw crocs, hippos and birds....More

Thank John W
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

Picked from Royal Livingston hotel by the captain! Taken to boat the largest on the Zambezi River cruised up stream viewing hippo's and crocodiles all he time indulging in some wonderful delights and complimentary drinks all followed by a magnificent sunset thanks to Encompass travel...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed May 21, 2017

This is a classy operation with hands-on involvement from the owners! Recommended in the strongest possible terms! Yes they run the famous African Queen and African Princess cruises on gorgeous boats but they do more! We did a customized sunset boat ride for four people...More

Thank Robert T
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hm3264
September 6, 2017|
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Response from livmargaret | Property representative |
hi, yes we have restrooms on both vessels. one for males and one for females located on the first level of the vessel
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whenzuc
August 16, 2017|
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Response from livmargaret | Property representative |
hi, yes both the African Queen and African princess offer the captains cabin. with the maximum number of people being 10 and 6 respectively. we also have an option of the river safari cruise if you happen to be more than... More
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whenzuc
August 16, 2017|
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Response from livmargaret | Property representative |
hai @whenzuc i) yes the bfood served in the captains cabin is different from the other decks on the boat, the captains cabin offers more variety when it comes to food and drinks. ii) we have just entered our summer season... More
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