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Incredible moment

I were with my family and we really spent a great time there. Though, it was really a sportive... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Gotgotdu75
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Wonderful fun and earth shattering!

My wife and I took our daredevil daughters in their late teens/ twenties to do the Gorge Swing... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Tim A
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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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For years we have watched the Falcons soar above our rafts and the Kingfishers hover above our canoes and for years we have, along with millions of guests, looked up and wished the universal wish.......imagine being a bird! Wild Horizons brings this dream to life with activities that will simply blow you away! Nothing could bring you closer to what it must be like to fly...! GORGE SWING! "Zero Gravity" Imagine swinging in a child's swing in the playground...now imagine a giant swing 95m long and 120m high above water...now imagine a 70m free fall before you begin swinging. Stop imagining and test your courage! Our Gorge Swing is suspended across the gorge at a point where the width is 316m and 120m deep. A harness is attached to the jumper and then the jumping ropes, the other end of which is pivoted to the middle of the cable. The jumper leaps off the edge of the gorge, free falling about 70m before going into a 95m long pendulum type swing. THE ZIP LINE (FOOFIE SLIDE)! Experience the adrenalin rush traveling a speed of 106 km's hurtling 425m across the gorge, while suspended 120m above the breath taking beauty of the Zambezi water below! As the river zigzags down the Batoka Gorges, our cable is suspended across from one side to the other. For this product you are harnessed and attached to a pulley, then launched over the edge picking up speed as you descend over the water and reaching a speed of 106 km an hour. THE FLYING FOX! Take a running jump into thin air over the chasm, soaring horizontally through the air over the turmoil of the Zambezi below. The gorge at this point is 200 meters wide and 120 meters deep. This is a great appetizer before you try the Zip Line and Gorge Swing.
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“flying fox” (70 reviews)
“zip line” (147 reviews)
“canopy tour” (47 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I were with my family and we really spent a great time there. Though, it was really a sportive adventure and don't except then to go there without a good physical condition. Again thank you to our awesome guide Actor, hope to see you again...More

Thank Gotgotdu75
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Dear Gotgotdu Thank you taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are delighted that you decided to use our product. Your kind comments about Actor have been passed on to him. We are looking forward to welcoming you back! With kind regards...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

My wife and I took our daredevil daughters in their late teens/ twenties to do the Gorge Swing. They did the tandem jump and loved it - I did the Slide and my wife the Flying Fox. The Adrenalin junkie choice is the incomparable Gorge...More

Thank Tim A
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Dear Tim Thank you for your lovely review and recommendation of the high wire activities! We loved to reading your account of the family's different experiences. Safety and enjoyment are our highest priorities and we are glad you felt fulfilled in both regards. Your kind...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

We enjoyed the cable ride (zip lining). Knowledge was amazing! they took exccelle care of us. Was a lot of funMore

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WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Dear Anecia Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your zip line so much and that you were looked after carefully. Your kind comments about Knowledge have been passed on to him. With warm regards Wild Horizons...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Jumping a zip line into Victoria Falls gorge followed by a 70 meter free fall on a harness 90 meter "swing" with our ten year old son will be one of my top 5 lifetime memories. Felt extremely safe. Staff was great. One of the...More

Thank Kelly M
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Dear Kelly Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your high wire experience with your son so much! Safety is of paramount importance to us and we are so pleased that you felt...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

Family of five on vacation in South Africa and Zimbabwe. Zip line enough adrenaline rush for 63 year old...view of bridge and gorge from the bottom worth the ride and price. Gorge swing not for the faint of heart but great rush for 23 and...More

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WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Dear Guests Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed your high wire experiences with us so much! Your high recommendation is much appreciated and we thank you for passing your wonderful experience on...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I did the tandem zip line together and had such a great time! We are in our late 50's and although I can be a bit of a daredevil and felt extremely comfortable in the lead up, my husband has a fear...More

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WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Dear Linda Thank for your review. We are delighted to hear that you and your husband enjoyed the experience so much! Safety is our top priority and we are pleased to hear that you were comfortable with all the safety procedures that you witnessed before...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Booked the gorge swing and zip line on our last day in vic falls. What a rush! If you enjoy a 80m free fall that is just a giant swing than you are in luck. Safety seems good, which was a promising sign pre jump....More

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WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear Isipo Thank you for your lovely review on Trip Advisor. Congratulations on doing the high wire activities and we are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed it so much. Thank you also for your kind words regarding our high standard of safety. Thank...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Our family of four did two tandem swings. Felt very safe all the time. This is done at the ‘Look-Out’, set on the spectacular cliffs of the Batoka Gorge, just 300m from the Victoria Falls. There is collection of activities – the gorge swing, zip...More

Thank Emarie B
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Dear Guest Thank you for your lovely informative review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that your family had such a wonderful experience with us and enjoyed yourselves so much. Safety is of paramount importance to us and we are delighted that you...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I did the zipline with my pre-teen son. We have done several ziplines before though we both had to 'prepare' ourselves mentally for this one. The guides were fantastic being both patient and supportive. Once we gave the thumbs up and agreed to go ahead...More

Thank kazintrepid
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Dear Guest Thank you for your lovely review! Thank you for using Wild Horizons and we are so pleased that we could give you and your son such a memorable experience. We are delighted to hear that you found Wild Horizons to be so professional...More

Reviewed 29 June 2017

I am an adrenalin junkie and when was told about the gorge swing, I immediately wanted to put it on my bucket list. Coming to Zimbabwe on a holiday, I made it a point to do it and did so with Wild Horizons. Absolutely loved...More

Thank Jay L
WildHorizons, Public Relations Manager at Wild Horizons, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Dear Jay Thank you for your lovely review and excellent recommendation. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your high wire activities with us so much. We hope to welcome you back for more excitement one day! With kind regards Wild Horizons High Wire Adventures

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Hi if you want to do the devil's bathroom that is from the Zambian side. The Falls are best from the Zimbabwe side. On the Zim side is the Lookout where you can do the flying fox & gorge swing. Bungee jumping is done on... More
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We spent a total of 10 days, 3 nights at Elephants Eye Hwange, 2 nights at Ilala, 3 nights in Botswana at the Mowana Safari Lodge and 2 nights in Maimbia on the Pangolian Voyager. We did game drives daily except while at... More
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