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United Air Charter

Livingstone, Zambia
+260 21 3323095
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An absoute must!!! Unforgettable magic!

I've avoided helicopter rides like the plague in the past - but after doing this one I am a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert T
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Seattle, Washington
This Completes the Wonderful Falls

What a wonderful view of the Falls from the air. This will round up your trip to the falls in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Carlos R
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“minute flight” (19 reviews)
“longer flight” (11 reviews)
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Livingstone, Zambia
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+260 21 3323095

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've avoided helicopter rides like the plague in the past - but after doing this one I am a convert! Excellent company with confidence inspiring pilots. And the experience - oh my gosh! Pure magic and unforgettable! Going to down into the gorges was a...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful view of the Falls from the air. This will round up your trip to the falls in the must wonderful way. They have a 6 passenger helicopter that seats 2 up front with the pilot and 4 passengers in the back, so...More

Thank Carlos R
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Professional operation. Pilot pointed out the various sights & explained how the falls change as the water rises & falls. He even searched & found some elephants that he had seen earlier. Gave us amazing views & ensured that everyone had a an opportunity to...More

Thank alilock2017
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Treat yourself - yes it's approx £150 for a quarter of a n hour, but you'll never see anything like it again. Collected and returned to hotel, all quite seamlessly.

Thank zorrobear6
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This tour is a must if you visit Vic Falls. It gives a very different and dramatic perspective to the view of the Falls . We took the 15 minute trip which was adequate but seemed over too soon ! The pilot was helpful and...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This trip was organised for us by our hotel; The River Club and it exceeded our expectations. The set up is very professional but friendly. A thorough brief was given prior to our boarding the helicopter explaining our route and the highlights of the Falls,...More

1  Thank Vanessa600
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A great trip, fantastic vie of the falls, and although the duration of the trip does not sound long there was more than enough time to view the falls and the river, Jeremy

Thank Margaret A
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

From the time we walked into reception till we left, we received friendly professional treatment. This was an activity we had considered before but the company we approached was rude and had a take it or leave it attitude. Going to United Air we received...More

1  Thank Shale C
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I and my group had walked to view the falls which were in full flood, an amazing experience in itself but the helicopter flight was magical. Flying 360 degrees around the falls gave a long view back over the river and a close up of...More

Thank stevenjean68
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The falls were in full flow thanks to the recent rains, but you can't get away from the fact that you can only see one third of the falls from the Zambian side. The helicopter flight is therefore a brilliant way to see their full...More

2  Thank Charlie_CSmith
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Traveller416
Is there are time- of- day that is best for the flight? For example is it best to wait for any 'morning mist' to burn off? or is there any build up of cloud or mist during the day, so early would be better? We will be there at the beginning of November. Thanks
18 October 2016|
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Response from AustraliaAnne | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in answering your question. We were there in May when the river was very high so lots of water and mist. The river drops slowly from then so probably less mist now. We could not see the bottom of the main... More
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cudleydudleysmum
Hi. Can you please give me the price difference for the 12 minute flight to the 30 minute flight. We are going there in June and would like the option to upgrade. The 12 minute flight is listed as $275.00 per person. Thanks Andrea
30 January 2016|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
Can not tell you off hand for we bkd as a total bundle through Zambezi Sun complex inc Cheetah Walk suggest you visit their web site
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Kpo1
What is the cost for the helicopter flight and extension?
15 January 2016|
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Response from Aviator311 | Reviewed this property |
We paid $330. USD per person for the 30 minute flight. You can save 10% if you book the flight on the United Air Charter web-site. I would recommend the 30 minute flight. The flight over the Zambezi River rapids, through the... More
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