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Livingstone Reptile Park

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Address: 60576 Post Box, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
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+260 21 3321733
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Livingstone Reptile Park boasts a collection of Livingstone’s most...

Livingstone Reptile Park boasts a collection of Livingstone’s most notorious reptiles. Our crocodiles have been rescued from the Zambezi River where they were posing a danger to both humans and themselves. Gwembe Safaris were asked to capture these animals to prevent any further threat to people or their livestock. Had we not done so they could have been destroyed. Getting close to these animals never ceases to invoke feelings of fascination, respect and fear.

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A mid sized reptile park with various snakes and crocodiles available. A guide will take you around and entrance fees are reasonable.

Reviewed 28 February 2017
Jonathan V
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Lusaka, Zambia
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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83 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

An 84 yr old man eating croc, lots of other crocs, every kind of snake, there is a lot to see at this place

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Lusaka, Zambia
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

A mid sized reptile park with various snakes and crocodiles available. A guide will take you around and entrance fees are reasonable.

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

The park doesn't look much and when you start the tour you fret a bit about safety aspects (especially if you live in Australia!). Our guide Gift was a treat! Very knowledgable and very keen to ensure we got the best possible tour. He is Zambia's answer to Steve Irwin! Fantastic gentleman keen to show and share his knowledge! He... More 

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Thank Tracey W
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

It hasn't changed in 30 years but the crocs are huge the range of snakes large and the guides very helpful and obliging.

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Thank Allan H
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The reptile park doesn't look much from the outside but jeez do they make it up with the awesome tour. Our reptilian guide Crismon allowed us to interact with the animals safely while giving us tons of information, he answered every single one of our questions with a smile. I really felt like a kid again!(p.s ask to feed the... More 

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Thank Yaseen R
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

Been here twice and i must say it does not disappoint the Experience is really worth the certificate of excellence it has received.. watch the crocodiles being fed rights in front of your eyes or get to touch some snakes and baby crocs, the best part for was getting to see how MASSIVE THE ALBINO CROCODILE WAS

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Aberdeen
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Large crocs, and albino crock and the deadliest snakes to be found on the continent; black mamba's, puff adders, gorgeous Gaboon vipers, cobra's etc.

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Thank Hoanui
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We were charged $16.5 pp for our visit to this little park. You get a guided tour along a couple of basins with big crocs and a rather sad terrarium with about 15 snakes. In 20 minutes we were out again. There is an option to see the crocs getting fed but you will have to pay another $5 per... More 

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Well when you in livingstone it's a must, we enjoyed seeing the reptiles ad it was my first time to come that close

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

The stars here are the crocs. They have several of these monsters and we had an opportunity to see them being fed. Scary and fascinating being so close to them. There are also a few snakes in glass boxes including the notorious black mamba.

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