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Mukuni Village

Victoria Falls, Zambia
+260 97 9114653
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Interesting visit

Visiting this village really gave insight into how people live in the area. We had a very good... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2014
grannye
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Taunton, United Kingdom
Could Easily Be A Lot Better

I was a little hesitant to include Mukini Village in our itinerary. Our time in Livingstone was... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2014
Bill H
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Mebane, North Carolina, United States
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“curio market” (10 reviews)
“taxi driver” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Victoria Falls, Zambia
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

Visiting this village really gave insight into how people live in the area. We had a very good local guide who told us in some detail about how life was and some of the villagers were gracious enough to share their homes with us. Yes...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2014

I was a little hesitant to include Mukini Village in our itinerary. Our time in Livingstone was limited and I really didn't want to waste a half day in what gave some indications of being a tourist trap. My wife was interested, though, sow we...More

1  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 1 September 2012

see my other review under Victoria Falls...but this did provide insight into traditional rural living conditions. But I did find the market touristy, fake and pushy.

2  Thank jjssi
Reviewed 26 March 2012

I was lucky enough to work in Mukuni village for 2 weeks with the locals. I saw a number of tourists whilst I was there and think the trip provides a good insight into a true African Village. Yes the locals want to sell you...More

3  Thank hallows
Reviewed 15 November 2011

After previous visits to villages, (by no means touristy) in other parts of Africa, such as in Burkina or Guinea Bissau, Mukuni does afford visitors a glimpse of village life. Of course the locals want to sell their handicrafts, (some of which make useful gifts...More

4  Thank geoffwellard
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Claudette H
20 December 2016|
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Response from cre8ifsol | Reviewed this property |
I can't offer you much encouragement. I have a friend whose daughter and family are missionaries in that area and she has not been successful in finding reasonable shipping rates. They take what they can when they... More
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Therese204
20 October 2016|
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Response from jillalm | Reviewed this property |
It was about 20 minutes drive away from the hotels near the Falls on the Zambia side (Avani/Royal Livingstone). I took a trip through Bushtracks Africa, but cannot remember the price, but do remember that it was worth it in... More
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Gratefulbn
4 April 2015|
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Response from jenni m | Reviewed this property |
Hi you can just ask a taxi driver to take you there - when you arrive someone will be waiting to welcome tourists who would like a tour. It's free but you should leave a tip.
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