Africa is a wonderful destination to visit and enjoy a holiday. The continent is vast and ancient, and is home to abundant and diverse animals. The continent stretches from its most southern points in Cape Town, South Africa, all the way up to its most northern points in Egypt, the land of the Pharaohs. One of the best places to enjoy a truly authentic safari holiday is at the Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe.

The Victoria Falls is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. It is as a result of the full breadth of the Zambezi River falling into a giant fissure. This is a beautiful and awe-inspiring spectacle. Even the area around the Victoria Falls is unspoilt and many animals live in this area. There are five main activities that guests who travel to this special place should definitely take part in. These activities are:

• The Flight of Angels
When the great explorer, David Livingstone, first saw the Victoria Falls as he canoed gently down the Zambezi River, he reasoned, “scenes so beautiful must have been gazed upon by angels in their flight”. Today, guests go on a helicopter flight around the Victoria Falls to take in the full view of the marvelous spectacle, known as ‘the flight of angels. This is a very enjoyable activity

• Game drives
The area around the Victoria Falls is home to many different animals including the Big Five. The Big Five are five of the most dangerous animals seen in the African bush. They consist of the lion, elephant, rhino, leopard and Cape buffalo. Guests are sure to have many photo opportunities here. Although the Zambezi River is the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe, the elephant here know boarder as they cross the river effortlessly as they have done for thousands of years

• Sunset booze cruise
Another fun activity to engage in at the Victoria Falls is going on a booze cruise. Guests board a large boat and go up the Zambezi River on a river safari. Cocktails and other beverages are constantly served. During this cruise many diverse animals can be seen ranging from crocodiles and hippos to lions an elephants.

In conclusion, guests should break from their draining and demanding routine and visit Africa on a safari. Visitors have reported how African safari holidays here is therapeutic and they leave here with a new appreciation for nature and their own place within nature. Any guest that visits Africa should certainly also visit the Victoria Falls. This is a beautiful place where guests are guaranteed to enjoy truly authentic African safaris.

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