Victoria Falls – Scenic Day Tour, Lunch, And Helicopter Flight

Victoria Falls | 08 / 08/ 2023

By Falcon Safaris
Victoria Falls Tours

This Victoria Falls Tours itinerary takes you on a journey through the heart of this iconic natural wonder. It boasts experiences such as a scenic day tour, a delectable lunch with a view, and a thrilling helicopter flight. Each segment of this adventure is designed for visitors to immerse themselves in the beauty of the Falls.

This post will go in-depth regarding our Victoria Falls Trip Package along with descriptions of what experiences you’ll likely have.

Morning Delights – Victoria Falls Scenic Day Tour

Victoria Falls Scenic Day Tour

As the sun rises, so does your start to the Victoria Falls Day Tour! The scenic day tour commences with a warm welcome from your Falcon Safaris guide. Be ready at 8.00 am in your accommodation lobby to start a journey that’ll bring you closer to the spirit of Victoria Falls.

  • Your guide will lead you through the entrance to the Victoria Falls Rainforest at 8:30 AM.
  • The lush rainforest, home to a rich diversity of plant and animal species, surrounds you. And the air is filled with the refreshing scent of vegetation.
  • As you follow the well-maintained walking trails, the magnificent sight of Victoria Falls comes into view, and it’s truly a sight to behold.
  • The falls’ spray creates a shimmering mist that blankets the area, forming vibrant rainbows that dance gracefully in the sunlight.
  • Your first stop is the famous Knife-Edge Bridge, a vantage point that offers unobstructed views of the falls and the gorge below.
  • After marvelling at the panoramic views from the bridge, your guide will lead you to the Boiling Pot.
  • This is a secluded area where the Zambezi River’s waters churn and swirl, creating an exciting spectacle of foaming rapids.

Here’s an idea of what you should expect during Victoria Falls Tours:

8:00 AMPick-up from HotelMeet your friendly guide at the hotel lobby to start the tourDress comfortablyWear sturdy footwear for walking trails
8:30 AMVictoria Falls RainforestEnter the lush rainforest, home to the falls’ stunning viewsCarry a waterproof cameraCover your electronic devices
10:30 AMKnife-Edge Bridge and Boiling PotAdmire the falls from the thrilling Knife-Edge BridgeDon’t forget to bring your binoculars for up-close views.
12:00 PMLivingstone Island Visit (Optional)Take an optional visit to Livingstone Island for an extra feeBook in advance as slots are limited and sell out quickly.

Savouring A Meal While Overlooking The Falls

Victoria Falls Foods

The next stage of this Victoria Falls Itinerary is a well-deserved culinary treat. Several restaurants in the area offer a range of delectable meals paired with magnificent sceneries. The following is a list of recommended restaurants along with their unique features:

The Lookout CaféInternationalPerched on the cliff’s edge, offering panoramic views
The Rainforest CaféContinentalSet amidst lush greenery, surrounded by nature
Three Monkeys RestaurantFusionOverlooking the Zambezi Gorge

Must Try Signature Dishes – The African Platter, The Crocodile Salad, Zambezi Sushi Rolls.

Soaring Above The Wonder Of Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls Helicopter Tours

The pinnacle of your adventure awaits as you take to the skies for breathtaking Victoria Falls Helicopter Tours. This thrilling aerial journey offers a perspective unlike any other, showcasing the falls and the surrounding landscapes from a bird’s-eye view.

  • At 1:30 PM, the first flight option (also called the Flight of Angels Victoria Falls) takes you on a 15-minute ride, allowing you to marvel at the spectacular views of the falls from above.
  • The helicopter’s large windows ensure you don’t miss a single detail of this natural wonder.
  • You can even request a window seat in advance to ensure the best possible viewing experience.

If you crave more of this exhilarating experience, the 2:15 PM flight option extends the journey to 22 minutes, adding views of the Zambezi River to the itinerary.

  • This extended flight lets you witness the water’s course before it dramatically cascades into the gorge.
  • The pilot will expertly navigate the helicopter, ensuring that you get to see the falls and the river from various angles.

For the ultimate exploration of the falls and its surroundings, the 3:00 PM Victoria Falls Helicopter Ride is the one to choose. This 30-minute adventure takes you further along the Batoka Gorge. And, reveals the gems of Victoria Falls Attractions that are otherwise inaccessible.

The flight’s extended duration allows you to take in the vastness of the falls and its surrounding landscapes, offering unparalleled views that are sure to take your breath away.

The Best Time for this Victoria Falls Activity – Throughout the year, though flights are subject to availability.

Keynote – The flight cannot operate during heavy showers and thunderstorms.

What to Wear – Comfortable Clothing items

Things to Bring – Sunglasses

Want to gain even more information related to this thrilling Victoria Falls Adventure Activity? Then this read is going to offer just that –

Cherishing The Unforgettable Memories

As the day comes to a close, you’ll treasure the memories from this Victoria Falls Tour. The Scenic Day Tour immersed you in the falls’ natural beauty and power, while Lunch with a View offered tranquillity and appreciation amid stunning panoramas. The Helicopter Flight provided an aerial perspective of the wonder of Victoria Falls.

Make every moment count at Victoria Falls – reach out to Falcon Safaris and secure your spot to create the perfect Victoria Falls Tour Package!

Don't forget to share this post!

About Author



He, along with the rest of the Falcon Team, are available to consult with you at any time about whatever you may want or need. And the Family’s long history and established standing throughout Africa enables “only with Falcon” access to extraordinary people, places, and experiences.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Explore More Categories

We Think You'll Love

Explore Our Africa With Customize Your Tour

Our passion for Africa and her rich diversity is what drives us to deliver superior itineraries for you. With over 30 years’ unrivalled experience, we believe your trip should be as unique as you are and so we tailor-make them for you as an individual.

Start a Trip