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Microlight - Short flight (PM)

Livingstone, Zambia

Activity Description

Due to the close proximity of the Batoka Sky aerodrome to the Zambezi River, the Microlights are over the spectacular scenery of the River 30 seconds after take off.


Duration1 hour
WhenThroughout the year, subject to availability
WhereThe flight takes off and lands at the Batoka Sky aerodrome
WeatherFair weather, flights will be postponed should there be a storm, or high winds. Flights are scheduled for the early morning and late afternoons.
What to WearComfortable clothing. Please don't wear scarves, or jackets with belts or ties which may come loose during the flight.
Things to BringCash or credit card should you want to purchase the photographs of your flight on a DVD.
Guests or SpectatorsVisitors not partaking in the flight are welcome to browse the Curio Shop, or purchase refreshments while waiting for the flight to return


Minimum Age10 years
Minimum Height0.0 m
Maximum Height0.0 m
Fitness LevelNo Fitness Requirement
QualificationsNot Applicable
Maximum Weight100.0 kg
CertificationNone Required
Experience LevelNo Experience Requirement

Inclusions and Exclusions


Return road transfers from accommodation venues in the Livingstone area.
During the cooler winter months, a warm flight overall will be provided.


For safety purposes you may not take your own camera, however we offer a wing-mounted digital camera that is operated by the pilot during your flight.
These images can be purchased after your flight.


15 MINUTE FLIGHT OF THE ANGELS: An exhilarating introductory flight over the Victoria Falls, the islands near the Falls and thundering Zambezi River.

Our afternoon Microlight flights offer unique, uninhabited and literally breathtaking views of the Falls and the spectacular gorge that the Zambezi has carved into the surrounding landscape over many thousands of years…

Customer Reviews

This was hands down one of the greatest experiences I have ever had. The views of the falls were absolutely breathtaking. I'm so glad I got the experience Vic Falls from above! Would recommend this experience to everyone, no one should miss out on this opportunity! Once in a lifetime! Thank you so much for making my trip so memorable! - Jessie Anderson

Definitely 5 stars. Was an amazing experience on a very beautiful day. Saw many animals and the pilot was amazingly informative and the staff were all very friendly. Would definitely recommend it to anyone who's going to Zambia. - Micka Swart

Absolutely amazing! Great experience!! - Geertje Lavrijssen

I had a valuable experience. Thank you so much! I could be seen beautiful rainbow and many animals.That was an amazing view. - Saori Mori

The experience was everything that we had hoped for. Both pilots were friendly and helpful, pointing out safety aspects, and various features during the flight. They were knowledgeable about the terrain and took the trouble to point out animals. A small critique would be the final bit of communication about where to meet. My previous e-mail said to meet at the Zimbabwe border. In my head, that's on the Zimbabwean side of no mans land. Nobody was there, so we decided to take a taxi, a) through no mans land, b) to Batoka Sky premises. We got the first taxi, and were about to get the second, after clearing customs, when we saw one of your vehicles, who said our driver was on his way. When we got back to the b&b that evening, and could log on via the wifi, did I notice an e-mail, sent at 10h30 that morning, saying that we should meet on the Zambian side. As none of our phones had international roaming, and we had left the hotel at 8h00 that morning, the e-mail was too little and too late. Regards James - James Britz

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