Suitable for intermediate and advanced paddlers in all types of craft, the Zambezi in Zambia, Africa offers enormous whitewater rapids, over-sized holes, monster wave trains, glassy face surf spots, powerful eddy lines and huge sucking boils. And of course, not forgetting the infamous rapid #11 tubing wave! Bring your most radical kayak and expect to not only witness, but achieve some unbelievable moves.

 

Zambezi River Guide

Check out our forum and tell us about your plans, experiences and hook up with other paddlers planning a Zambezi African Adventure.

Kayaking Forum

We have all the gear you will need to look more like a guru on your paddling trip. T shirts, hoodies, caps and lycra tops. The Zambezi is BIG warm white water so your paddling kit will be minimal.

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Zambezi Festival

It's back...

Five days packed full of awesome races, competitions, prizes and parties, on one of the greatest rivers in the world.

Book your time off work,  sell your car/house/gran, whatever it takes to make sure you get out there, you know it makes sense!

Zambezi River Festival

Inflatable Kayaks

Try out the newest activity to run the whitewater rapids of the Zambezi river in Zambia. A mix of half kayak school and half adrenaline activity, this is the perfect kayaking trip for those who have already done white water rafting and want the next whitewater challenge! Running "Oblivion" in one of our inflatable kayaks is 100% fun.

Inflatable Kayak Trips

Kayaking Vacations

From 4 to 30 days, on our vacations everything's organised for you from your airport transfers, shuttles, guides and accommodation right down to your morning coffee on a multiday trip! No matter how much time you've got on the Zambezi these vacations are the perfect way to spend it, giving you the chance to concentrate on what you came here for, paddling one one of the best white water rivers in the world!


Kayaking Vacations

Kayak Schools

As well as a fantastic place for experienced kayakers, the Zambezi river in Zambia, is a great place to learn how to kayak.The warm water and high volume means that it is neither as unpleasant nor as dangerous when you go upside down, as it may be on low volume rivers in cold climates. Our Kayak Schools offer you the chance to learn in the perfect environment.

Kayak Schools

Tandem Kayaking

For anyone, who wants to experience the rush of kayaking but may not have the skills to paddle, this trip is perfect. Sit in the front of a specially designed tandem kayak paddling through all of the Zambezi's biggest rapids accompanied in the back by a world class kayak guide. See Africa from a whole new perspective.

Tandem Kayaking

Shuttles

Whether you have been to the Zambezi before or it's your first time paddling the river, we can take the hassle out of planning your trip and give you more time for what you enjoy - kayaking. We include, Park Fees, porters, lunch, medical evacuation cover and a cold beer at the end of the day as well as transfers to and from the best play spots on the river.

Shuttles