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Bungee Jumping

At 364 feet (111m), the bridge over Victoria Falls was until recently the setting for the highest bungee jump in the world (the highest today is the jump from Bloukrans Bridge, in the Western Cape of South Africa). This jump is renowned for its adrenaline rush as you stand far above the turbulent water, looking down…

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Whitewater Rafting

The Batoka rapids section of the Zambezi River, accessed from Victoria Falls, is widely considered the best one day whitewater rafting trip in the world. Classified as Grade 5, with 'extremely difficult, long and violent rapids, steep gradients, big drops and pressure areas', the challenge of rafting these rapids has…

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Zambezi River Boarding

Nearly half the rapids on the Zambezi River, below Victoria Falls, are classified as Grade 5 (Grade 6 is commercially unrunnable), which means that the steep gradient of the river causes long and extremely turbulent rapids with big drops and a high volume of water. For those that want even more adrenalin than the whitewater…

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