The Victoria Falls is a wonderful destination to visit in Africa. It is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The great waterfall is the largest falling sheet of water in the world. It was named by the great English explorer, David Livingstone. He named the great waterfall after his queen (Victoria). The local people call the Victoria Falls “the smoke that thunders”. This is because from a distance one cannot see the waterfall. The only thing that is visible is mist as it rises in the air resembling smoke. However, this smoke has an unmistakeable sound. It roars and thunders. This is one of the most special places in Africa and guests to this place are sure to be entertained by the many activities offered. This article shall briefly describe a couple of exciting activities that guests to the Victoria Falls can engage in.

Bungee jumping at the Victoria Falls is truly an exciting activity. Bungee jumping is not for everyone, but there's no denying it's an adrenaline rush, and there are some fantastic bungee jumps on offer here. Maybe it is because of the backdrop of the Victoria Falls or maybe just the fact that you are free falling down towards the Mighty Zambezi. Whatever it is, it is a massive adrenaline rush.

Another great activity is white water rafting along the Zambezi River. Choose from half day to full or multi-day rafting trips down the Zambezi River navigating some of the best rapids in the world! The best time to go is between July and February when the water levels are low. White water rafting operations are closed around April to May depending on the rains.

Another great activity is the sunset cruise on the Zambezi River. The setting is magnificent and the sunsets spectacular. The boat cruise is a great way to unwind and relax on a Vic Falls safari after taking part in the more extreme activities. A Variety of birds are commonly spotted, along with hippos, elephants, antelopes and giraffes. The sunset cruises are run by a variety of lodges and operators throughout the year.

In conclusion, guests who intend on enjoying the best of Africa should travel to the Victoria Falls. Here they will enjoy the best African safari packages. Visitors to the Victoria Falls will certainly be entertained by the diverse and abundant animals that call this area home. Guests are sure to return home feeling refreshed and rejuvenated by their time on this unique holiday. In Africa they are sure to gain a new appreciation of nature and their own place within nature.

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