Reasons To Visit Victoria Falls
Victoria Falls is one of the world’s most truly memorable natural landmarks located close to the small town of Victoria Falls. As one of Zimbabwe’s most popular tourist attractions, there are plenty more things to do in the region along with setting eyes upon Victoria Falls itself. Consider going out on a wildlife watching tour at one of the nearby national parks such as Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, while the region is also a haven for birdwatchers with its diverse range of species. As Victoria Falls is located on the border to Zambia, it is also very easy to cross into the country for a day trip for the inquisitive traveler.
Arriving In Victoria Falls
Victoria Falls Airport is located less than 20 km from Victoria Falls and handles a range of domestic and regional flights. If you are looking to book flights from the UAE to Victoria Falls, you won’t be able to make the journey directly. However, there are a few flight options available which would involve just a single stopover, so you can make the journey without too much hassle.
At Victoria Falls Airport there are only a small range of amenities and facilities available, but everything essential you would expect is there so you can find everything you would need. Alongside a restaurant and bar where you can enjoy a meal, duty-free shopping is available as well as a few miscellaneous shops. Once your flight has touched down at the airport you can find taxis available just outside of the terminal, while there are also a few internationally recognized car rental companies on site at your service.
Victoria Falls Travel Information
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If you are traveling to Zimbabwe as a UAE national, you will be able to get a visa upon arrival so don’t worry about applying for one before your journey. In Victoria Falls the warmest time of year is from September to January which sees average highs in the mid-to low 30s, although there is also a rainy season in the region beginning in December and continuing until February. You will need to put your clocks back by two hours to get on local time in Victoria Falls, while the price of things in the town like dining out, transportation and accommodation will tend to be cheaper compared to the UAE so you won’t need a huge budget.
* This information is correct as of April 2018
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