• The Elephant Café

In the Area

Home to Victoria Falls, the area of Livingstone is filled with a plethora of wonderful sights, sounds, experiences and people.

Take time to adventure further down the Zambezi River or engage with the local culture on a visit to a near-by village. Enter a wildlife haven at Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park or embark on a journey through time with a historic tour.

There is much to see and do in Livingstone, use our handy Build Your Stay @ The Club introduction to the area to learn more about the possibilities or contact us for information and costs. 

Elephant Café

Built on an elevated wooden deck on the Zambezi River, interact with the resident family of hand-reared elephants and enjoy a leisurely meal gazing over the breathtaking river listening to the sounds of the bush. 

Tigerfish are renowned for being fighters - experience the rush for yourself

Fishing on the Zambezi

The river is home to an abundance of fresh water fish from those perfect to pair with a glass of Sauvignon Blanc to others that put up a bit more of a fight. The mighty Tigerfish is renowned for being one the hardest fighting fresh water game fish with houdini-like escape tactics. Enjoy time on the river, rod in hand, searching for bass to bream, and the feisty Tigerfish. 

Railway Jewish Museum Tour

Co-founder of The River Club, Peter Jones is passionate about the history of Livingstone. Venture on a journey through the history of the town and it's Jewish heritage beginning at the Museum and continuing through the town to the Synagogue.

Our community is at the heart of everything we do

Local Village Visit

The River Club has been involved with the local community since 2000, helping improve the lives of the people who live in our area. Join us for a visit to a nearby village to see our initiatives in action, to spend quality time in the environment of these traditional African settlements and to immerse yourself in the local culture of our beautiful land. 

A vintage steam train and dining experience

Dining on the Royal Livingstone Express

Dine in the luxurious comfort of an air-conditioned vintage, dinner steam train as you travel along this section of the famed “Cape to Cairo” route. Your journey takes you to the bridge at Victoria Falls to gaze upon the Falls in the evening before your five-course dinner is served. 

Explore on foot with a walking safari

Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park

A UNESCO World Heritage site, this National Park has two parts, Victoria Falls and the Wildlife Park. The highlight of a game viewing trip is the opportunity to come across the elusive White Rhino, some of the only remaining in Zambia. The Park is home to a wide variety of wild animals including giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, impala, elephants and buffalo. 

Walking Safaris

For a more active, authentic experience, walking safaris in the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park can be arranged with a knowledgeable guide. If possible, gaze upon the rhino from a distance or discover the abundance of wild animals in the area including a magnificent array of birdlife. 

Horse Trails

Riding through the teak forests and wilderness areas, crossing over rivers and exploring along the banks of the river... The elevated position of a horseback safari is one of the better ways to enjoy the inspiring natural beauty of the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park. 

Chobe National Park (Botswana)

Looking to venture a bit further afield? Chobe National Park is an ideal day trip into neighbouring Botswana  for a pristine bush experience. The park overlooks the Chobe river and offers spectacular views over the floodplains and is home to a large concentration of browsing and grazing animals.

Canoeing Safaris

Professionally guided canoe safaris take you through the narrow channels on the incredible Zambezi River where you will experience breathtaking scenery and incredible game viewing. With a choice of a half day or full day canoeing excursion, the experience can be as active as you wish.