Devil's Pool

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Devil's Pool: Our most recommended tours and activities

  • From Livingstone: Livingstone Island and Devils Pool Tour

    1. From Livingstone: Livingstone Island and Devils Pool Tour

    Get a completely different perspective of Victoria Falls unlike any other when you swim in Devils Pool and tour Livingstone Island. Choose to just take the tour, or upgrade your experience to include a 5-star lunch or high tea. Benefit from convenient hotel pickup and drop-off in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. After pickup at your hotel, make your way in a minibus across the border into Zambia to the Royal Livingstone Hotel. Meet your experienced guides and receive a detailed safety briefing taking you through what to expect on your upcoming adventure step-by-step. Then, go on an exhilarating 5-minute boat ride through the Zambezi River current, twisting and turning as your captain navigates their way through rocky channels toward the column of spray rising from the falls. When you get to the rocky Livingstone Island, the staff will greet you with a traditional energy drink before you are g...

    This is a one-of-a-kind life experience, not for the faint of heart. But if you can swim, it is safer than it looks. The guides are very friendly and try hard to make you feel safe.

  • From Victoria Falls: Livingstone Island Tour & Devils Pool

    2. From Victoria Falls: Livingstone Island Tour & Devils Pool

    Relax as you are taken by minibus across the border into Zambia to the Royal Livingstone Hotel for a detailed safety briefing before a 5 minute boat ride to Livingstone Island. Your guide will navigate through the Zambezi River current heading towards the column of spray rising from the Falls. Once you get to rocky Livingstone Island, the staff will welcome you with a traditional African energy drink.  Your guide will take you first to the eastern side of the island to view Rainbow Falls and the Horseshoe. Discover the island’s western side to see the Main Falls, where you’ll enjoy the magnificent torrent of water cascading over the basalt edge of the falls. This unique view of Victoria Falls offers a perspective completely different from that of the Zimbabwean side of the canyon. As the morning sun hits the mist rising from the falls, expect to see stunning rainbows. Have the chance t...

    Wow what an amazing tour! A must when you visiting the Vic falls. Good organization, great staff and fabulous food. One of the guides was taking pictures of us in the devils pool. He was a great photographer and he took some amazing shots.

  • From Livingstone: Victoria Falls Guided Half-Day Tour

    3. From Livingstone: Victoria Falls Guided Half-Day Tour

    Visit Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park to appreciate the Victoria Falls in all their splendor. Admire this UNESCO World Heritage site on a half-day tour from Livingstone. Head to the Victoria Falls Bridge, as you learn about how the waterfall was formed, and the different types of vegetation and wildlife in the area.   Get up close to the waterfall on a walking tour of the cascades. The falls are spectacular at any time of the year. From April to August the water will be roaring. Between September and March, you can look down at the trickles of water flowing over the rocks.   At the Knife Edge Bridge you will have one of the best views of the eastern and main falls, as well as the Boiling Pot, where the river turns and heads towards Batoka Gorge.

    Our guide was extremely friendly and very knowledgeable about not only the falls themselves but their history and the history of the surrounding area . He was a very helpful and patient guide, allowing us to stop and take pictures whenever we wanted.

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What people are saying about Devil's Pool

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 37 reviews

Our guide was extremely friendly and very knowledgeable about not only the falls themselves but their history and the history of the surrounding area . He was a very helpful and patient guide, allowing us to stop and take pictures whenever we wanted.

This is a one-of-a-kind life experience, not for the faint of heart. But if you can swim, it is safer than it looks. The guides are very friendly and try hard to make you feel safe.

Most amazing thing I have ever done!

What an awesome experience. You have to do it - nothing else to say.

Our guide was an hour late picking us up. We had to call.

The guides were terrific. We loved the experience!