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Lady Livingstone Sunset Cruise

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Address: David Livingstone Safari Lodge and Spa | Riverside Drive, off Sichango Road, Livingstone, Zambia
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+260 21 3324601

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The best sunset cruise by far

3 levels of seating. Spacious and very comfortable. Excellent variety of drinks. The canapé starters and snacks were excellent. I advise sitting on the RHS of the boat as most of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lusaka, Zambia
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Lusaka, Zambia
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66 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

3 levels of seating. Spacious and very comfortable. Excellent variety of drinks. The canapé starters and snacks were excellent. I advise sitting on the RHS of the boat as most of the game sightings heading upstream will be in the park on your right.

Thank GarethAllman9
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Superb, relaxing way to end the day. Best sundowner cruise in Livingstone. Three courses of snacks, unlimited drinks served by staff with a wonderful sense of humour! Didn't see much game on this latest cruise, but lots of fun nonetheless, and excellent company!

Thank Benj0118
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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29 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Five star cruise, with a marimba welcome as you board. Snacks and drinks served throughout the two hour sojourn. A must do for any visit to Livingstone. Sunsets are spectacular with game and bird spotting along the way. Staff are very helpful, friendly and knowledgeable.

1 Thank LeeAnneSingh
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Took a few trips on the Lady Livingstone, each time the trip was great. Nice polite staff, wonderful scenery, animals, tasty food and beat if all.... free drinks.

1 Thank Alienhunter
Auckland, New Zealand
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532 reviews
275 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

A really relaxing and lovely afternoon spent having a few drinks, spotting wildlife and watching the most spectacular sunset. We saw vultures, a large crocodile, large lizard and a number of hippos. Adding those to the Impala, Wart Hogs and Baboons we saw on the way to the boat, it was more than we could hope for on our first... More 

Thank GaryandLesleyTravel
Mookgophong, South Africa
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We all had a lovely time on the Lady livingstone. Hippo and bird watching were the order of the day. The atmosphere was very social,with the elevated upper deck affording some great viewing. Luckily for us the cruise was included in our accommodation at the David Livingstone, which was a fab surprise as it's a bit pricey for the SA... More 

Thank happypanda71
Cincinnati, Ohio
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31 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

went on the sunset cruise. It was a nice relaxing time with some snacks and drinks provided. We got to eat a dinner as well. Sw some random animals like hippos and impala and lots of birds. We putted up the river and then turned around to head back as the sun was setting. Makes nice photos and just a... More 

Thank Lrayscott
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203 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This is a great sunset cruise along the Mighty Zambezi. It is very scenic with the sunset and also being able to see Victoria falls. It is relaxing and there are finger foods and drinks provided.

Thank mdfer3
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31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

One of the best short cruise experience we had on zambezi river. Lady livingstone is defneitly one of the best. The service they give you along with drinks and few eating stuff, we enjoyed it all thru the 2.5 hrs cruise. We did see many other operators but lady livingstone was the biggest and had three decks and the open... More 

Thank Abbireddy
Johannesburg, South Africa
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57 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The Lady Livingstone Sunset Cruise is very well organized and is run by the David Livingstone Safari Lodge and Spa. This 2 hour river cruise offers spectacular views and sightings of birds, hippos, crocodiles and a host of other wildlife. Our sighting of an African Fish Eagle was a highlight! Due to the weather being a bit cloudy, the sunset... More 

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