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Shockwave Victoria Falls - Whitewater Rafting (Zimbabwe) is specialized in adventurous and non adventurous type activities such as white water rafting, safaris tours, kayaking, river boarding, overnights or multiday rafting trips, canoeing , sunset...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Shockwave office number 6, Bata Building, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had read that white water rafting on the Zambezi was a fabulous experience and in searching around I was really impressed with Shockwaves reviews and dedication to safety - something important for novices like us! From start to finish the Shockwave team was professional,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pariswithlove
ShockwaveRafting, Owner at Shockwave Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking you time for review, we are glad that you had wonderful time with us. Hoping to see you again in the near future. All the best in 2019 !

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I did a half-day trip on the lower part of the river, which I think is technically for high water. We signed up for low water but quickly realized we don't control that. Our guide was Titani (not sure of spelling) and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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ShockwaveRafting, Owner at Shockwave Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you CourtLynneH for taking this time to review us, we are glad you had a wonderful time on the river. We hope to see you again in the near future. All the best in 2019! Many thanks

Reviewed January 10, 2019

Our family of 5 and 3 friends had an absolute blast on the Shockwave 1.5 day overnight rafting trip ! Philani , Silent and their team were such a pleasure to be with. They are a thoroughly professional outfit in all respects - they combine...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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ShockwaveRafting, Owner at Shockwave Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2019

Thank you AndyStoker for taking your time to review us. We are glad you had a wonderful; time on the river and we are looking forward to host you on a 5 days rafting trip in the near future. Thank you again for the support...More

Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Amy and I came from Australia to visit the falls. We were lucky enough to stay with Philani himself the owner of shockwave in his Air BnB behind his house. From there he helped us book all of our activities. We did the rafting, the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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ShockwaveRafting, Owner at Shockwave Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2019

Thank you Juan for taking your time to review us , we are glad you had a wonderful time on the river with us and on all the other activities we organized for you. Thank you again for choosing us to host you and we...More

Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Did a private rafting trip with MD and the team. My 14 year old daughters loved every minute and we all felt super safe 100% of the time! MD added some rock jumping at the end of the trip which was great fun for the...More

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ShockwaveRafting, Owner at Shockwave Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2019

Thank you Camper62908 for taking your time to review us. We are glad you had a wonderful time on the river with us and thank you again for choosing us to host you. All the best in 2019!

Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

Shockwave is the BEST company to use in Victoria Falls! We booked a 3 day rafting trip and had an awesome time! Good food, knowledgeable guides, and so much fun!!! Very safe and friendly operation! We also booked other adventures through Shockwave, including a couple...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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ShockwaveRafting, Owner at Shockwave Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded December 24, 2018

Thank you for taking this time to review us and we are glad you had a wonderful time on the river and on the other activities that we organized for you. Thank you again for choosing us to host you and we are looking forward...More

Reviewed December 21, 2018

A group of 7 of us did the one and a half day white water rafting trip with shockwave. Had a glorious time. They were very attentive to our needs and wishes. One of our party members was not able to hold the paddle and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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ShockwaveRafting, Owner at Shockwave Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded December 21, 2018

Thank you Kristy for taking your time to review us, we are glad you had a wonderful time on the river. Thank you again for choosing us to host you and look forward to rafting with you in the near future. All the best in...More

Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

I booked my tour to Devil’s Pool through Shockwave. It was such a fun adventure- can’t recommend it enough! They arranged everything. One thing to note, if you are staying in Zim and need to cross into Zambia for the activity, is that not included...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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ShockwaveRafting, Owner at Shockwave Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Thank you for the review, we are glad you had a good time and that our service was up to your expectations. We hope to see you again in the near future. All the best!

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

They gave me an incredibly good treatment, got me last minute tours with no problems. During rafting they where super profesionals, and made the trecking and rafting experience really interesting, the rafting lunch was really good enough food beverages and good mood.

Date of experience: December 2018
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ShockwaveRafting, Owner at Shockwave Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Thank you Andres for taking your time to review us, we are gad you had an incredible experience with us. Thank you again for choosing us to host you. Looking forward to seeing you in the near future. All the best!

Reviewed November 19, 2018

Philani and his team was amazing! Our group of 8 people booked 4 activities with Philani and Shockwave (bungee jumping, class V rafting, Devil's Pool high tea, and Microlight flight). Communication before the trip was excellent and everything was explained and answered in details; and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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ShockwaveRafting, Owner at Shockwave Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2018

Thank you for taking your time to review us, we are glad you had a wonderful time and that our services met your expectations. Thank you again for choosing us to host you and we hope to see you again in the near future. All...More

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Craig H
December 19, 2017|
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Response from KathrynS400SA | Reviewed this property |
Contact Shockwave and I’m sure they will answer any of your questions
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315lasavina
August 28, 2017|
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Response from Christine V | Reviewed this property |
It is very steep but you can take your time. Just let them know about any concerns and they'll do their best to help you out. Go slow! :)
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315lasavina
August 28, 2017|
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Response from ShockwaveRafting | Property representative |
If she is scared of heights she can not do the top section as it is steep for sure but i will suggest she can walk down from rapid number 11 without any problems and we can have someone to help her by holding one hand. At... More
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