A small town, known for spectacular views and forming the Zambian side of the majestic Victoria Falls is Livingstone. It was named after Scottish explorer Dr David Livingstone, who was the first European to discover this exquisite region and the might Victoria Falls in the mid-19th century. Founded as the town of Livingstone in 1905, it has now become the tourist capital of Zambia.
The charming and attractive town is nestled north of the Zambezi River and has many adventure activities that will impress any sort of thrill seeker. Activities in Livingstone include white river rafting, abseiling, river boarding, horse riding, kayaking, quad biking as well as canoeing amongst hippos and crocodiles. For those wanting less action yet still want an exciting excursion, then river cruises, guided safaris and visiting the Mukuni cultural village are activities that may be of interest.