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Half and full day WWR

Half and full day WWR

Of the rafting options available on the Zambezi River, the most popular are the half day and one day options. The half day option may be combined with another activity for a two-in-one day experience. The most successful of these combos is riverboarding and half day white water rafting.

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One day trip Zambian side

The one day trip runs year round subject to river levels.

Low Water run – approx 10th July to 20th Jan. This trip can be a choice of the following:-

Full Day – Rapids #1 to #23

AM Half Day – Rapids #1 to #10

PM Half Day – Rapids #11 to #23 

High Water run – approx 20th Jan to 10th July (stopping in between if river level becomes too high).  This trip runs from rapid #11 to rapid #23 

** Please note there is now a lift out of the gorge at #23 inclusive in the price of rafting.  At other points, you will have to walk out of the gorge.

Full Day (Low Water)

7.30 / 7.45am pick up from accommodation within Livingstone

8.00am – Meet at Zambezi Waterfront for Breakfast and safety briefing with the guides

9.00am (approx) – Depart from Zambezi Waterfront to starting point.

When clients reach the Boiling Pot they will spend some time practicing paddling before going through the first rapid.

Lunch is provided on the banks of the river by rapid # 10.  Lunch consists of a variety of rolls, fruit and fruit juice.  Water is provided throughout the day.

At the end of the trip, clients will get a lift out of the gorge at rapid # 23 where the truck will be waiting with cold drinks and beers to take them back to Zambezi Waterfront.

16.30 / 17.00 – Clients arrive back at the Waterfront where they will be served dinner and sit down to watch the video of the day’s rafting.  Cash bar.

17.30 / 18.00 – Clients will be transferred back to their accommodation.

Full day (High Water)

7.30 / 7.45am pick up from accommodation within Livingstone

8.00am – Meet at Zambezi Waterfront for Breakfast and safety briefing with the guides

9.00am (approx) – Depart from Zambezi Waterfront to starting point.

At the end of the trip, clients will get a lift out of the gorge at rapid # 23 where the truck will be waiting with cold drinks and beers to take them back to Zambezi Waterfront.

16.30 / 17.00 – Clients arrive back at the Waterfront where they will be served dinner and sit down to watch the video of the day’s rafting.  Cash bar.

17.30 / 18.00 – Clients will be transferred back to their accommodation.

Half day trip Zambia side

Morning (AM) trip (low water)

7.30 / 7.45am pick up from accommodation within Livingstone

8.00am – Meet at Zambezi Waterfront for Breakfast and safety briefing with the guides

9.00am (approx) – Depart from Zambezi Waterfront to starting point.

When clients reach the Boiling Pot they will spend some time practicing paddling before going through the first rapid.

Clients will walk out of the gorge at rapid # 10 where the truck will be waiting with cold drinks and beers to take them back to Zambezi Waterfront.

12.30 / 1.00pm – Clients arrive back at the Waterfront for lunch.  Cash bar.

After lunch, clients will be transferred back to their accommodation.

Afternoon (PM) trip (Low Water)

10.30 / 10.45am pick up from accommodation within Livingstone

Clients will be driven straight out to rapid # 10 where they will walk down to the bottom of the gorge to meet the rest of the trip.

At the end of the trip, clients will get a lift out of the gorge at rapid # 23 where the truck will be waiting with cold drinks and beers to take them back to Zambezi Waterfront.

16.30 / 17.00 – Clients arrive back at the Waterfront where they will be served dinner and sit down to watch the video of the day’s rafting.  Cash bar.

17.30 / 18.00 – Clients will be transferred back to their accommodation.

The popularity of the Low Water Rafting run on the Zambian side of the Zambezi River is due to the opportunity of experiencing the incredible view of the Victoria Falls from the Boiling Pot.  

Please note there is no half day trip during high water

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