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Mukuni Village

Victoria Falls, Zambia
+260 97 9114653
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2nd Time Here

We were here in April of 2015 and thoroughly enjoyed it. We have returned primarily to shop in... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
DCody
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Fritz Creek, Alaska
Local village

Its an option for travelers seeking local traditional things. But to pay 50-60usd for walk thru... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Maris Z
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“curio market” (10 reviews)
“taxi driver” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Victoria Falls, Zambia
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

We were here in April of 2015 and thoroughly enjoyed it. We have returned primarily to shop in their Curio Market. Prices are much better than in town and you are dealing with the actual Artisans. Do not miss this place!!!!

Thank DCody
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Its an option for travelers seeking local traditional things. But to pay 50-60usd for walk thru bunch of huts in +40C is not worth it...

5  Thank Maris Z
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

At the suggestion of our taxi driver/tour coordinator, Dennis Munsaka dmsstudioent@yahoo.com , we went to the village.The cost was $5 cash per person. It is a real tribal village which has not been commercialized. Very heartbreaking to see how the people live. They also get...More

1  Thank rutgers77
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

This was our only opportunity in Africa to experience a local village and I highly recommend doing the Mukuni village tour. The personalized tour and seeing every day life was fascinating and well worth the time. They also have a market where you can purchase...More

Thank Familytravelmaven
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

this village is not set up just for tourist it is a real african village , a guided tour by one of the locals included a look in to a private home and the opportunity to see how local people live and work. Very well...More

Thank _ritamanning66
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

We visited the village during our stay in Livingstone, we hired a local taxi cost was $20 return, taxi driver waited while we toured the village which took approx.75mins. We were shown around the village by a guide, she explained the everyday life of the...More

2  Thank syanmor
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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

This is an active village of over 7000 residents where tours allow you to glimpse into the life of the locals and struggles they have in daily chores. It is eye opening. A MUST SEE. There is a chance to buy gifts at the end...More

Thank muddyrts
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

There was no need to join any tour for this and we simply took a taxi there. Upon entering with a fee USD5@, a guide from the village came out and guided us around. We found her indifferent, seems wanted to finish as soon as...More

1  Thank MissHK2009
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The Elephant ride, is a wonderful experience, the guides are good and what is more amazing its when you are feeding them, something out of this world. Execellent experience!

Thank Theresa K
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

So much of what is seen around the Falls seems very touristy, and I was longing to understand more about life away from the tourist attractions. While my guide also helped me visit Chinotimba, the non-tourist living area on the edge of Vic Falls, his...More

2  Thank rebekah_jorgensen
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Claudette H
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Response from cre8ifsol | Reviewed this property |
I can't offer you much encouragement. I have a friend whose daughter and family are missionaries in that area and she has not been successful in finding reasonable shipping rates. They take what they can when they... More
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It was about 20 minutes drive away from the hotels near the Falls on the Zambia side (Avani/Royal Livingstone). I took a trip through Bushtracks Africa, but cannot remember the price, but do remember that it was worth it in... More
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