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Elephant Back Safaris at Victoria Falls

Elephant Back Safaris in Victoria Falls

Elephant back safaris in Victoria Falls takes you on never to be forgotten elephant rides on one of the most majestic and largest animals in Africa, the African Elephant.

Elephant Encounter With Elephant Back Safaris

This unforgettable elephant encounter allows you to interact with the elephants and get a closer insight into the world of these intelligent gentle giants.

This ecologically friendly game viewing method takes you on an enjoyable silent ride through game trails seeing the famous African grasslands and wildlife from an entirely unique perspective.

Even though the African elephant is the largest land mammal on the planet, he is a silent mover through the African landscape as his unique feet cushion their enormous weight and almost no sound is made on the dry dusty ground.

This fact allows you to get up close to other elephant and view buffalo, zebra, wildebeest, giraffe and a variety of other wildlife.

Seated on top of the wide expanse of the elephants back in a specially made seat, you will enjoy a unique game viewing experience on your African elephant safari.

Gain a respect for these incredible mammals as well as appreciate the feeling of being one with the vast African landscape and all the beauty it has to offer.

Book Your Elephant Ride

Most tour operators offer a daily sunrise safari and an evening elephant ride around the protected game parks with time to feed the elephants and interact with them.

This is another highlight of the elephant back safaris which is both educational and extremely humbling – being able to get so close to these enormous animals.

African Elephant Facts

African Elephant

Other Wildlife Activity Options

If you would like to do a different interactive activity with African wildlife, there are other activities available.

A visit to the Victoria Falls Crocodile Farm is a popular option, as well as walking with lions. A different crocodile option is going cage diving with an adult Nile crocodile.

All these activities will bring you into close contact with the wild animals.

Must Do Activities

Visit this huge baobab tree that is over 1 500 years old. It is 20 meters high and over 16 meters in circumference. Seeing this tree is believing!

Find out all about the history and construction of this impressive landmark. Take a walk under the bridge and take in the stunning views.

Get up close and personal with a nile crocodile. See their life cycle from hatchlings to huge beasts. Feeding time is a good time to visit!

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