Dhow voyage on the Zambezi River

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

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icon2 hours 30 minutes  (Approx.)
Pickup from select hotels
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Overview

As the only traditional sail boats in Victoria Falls, the dhows,stand out beautifully and romantically on the Zambezi River with their striking silhouettes, providing the ultimate sense of personalised adventure. Experience authentic barefoot luxury and feel in-tune with nature, floating along the river, feeling the boat gently rocking you, taking in the sights and sounds around you, literally taking off your shoes to lounge luxuriously on large light blue canvas cushions, feeling freedom and simplicity without compromising on comfort. As a sail-boat, no noisy engines interfere with your experience and the boats are sustainable and eco-friendly. The soft natural materials and light colours of the dhows blend in beautifully with the environment. By respecting the past and using traditional African innovation we are providing a truly unique memory of a beautiful journey along one of Africa’s most legendary rivers. The only one of its kind.

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Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered

Itinerary
Stop At:  
Zambezi National Park
As the only traditional sail boats in Victoria Falls, the two dhows, Zambezi Tribe and Zambezi Origin, stand out beautifully and romantically on the Zambezi River with their striking silhouettes, providing the ultimate sense of personalised adventure. Experience authentic barefoot luxury and feel in-tune with nature, floating along the river, feeling the boat gently rocking you, taking in the sights and sounds around you, literally taking off your shoes to lounge luxuriously on large light blue canvas cushions, feeling freedom and simplicity without compromising on comfort. As a sail-boat, no noisy engines interfere with your experience; the boats are sustainable and eco-friendly, which is at the heart of Hideaways’ ethos of touching the earth lightly. The soft natural materials and light colours of the dhows blend in beautifully with the environment. By respecting the past and using traditional African innovation we are providing a truly unique memory of a beautiful journey along one of Africa’s most legendary rivers. The only one of its kind.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.Learn more about cancellations.
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