Paddling to the Beat of Nature: The Resilience and Passion of Victoria Falls Canoeing Company


When passion, purpose, and the rhythms of nature converge, remarkable things happen. Prince Ngwenya, a torchbearer of these values, has led the Victoria Falls Canoeing Company through the challenging landscape of the COVID-19 pandemic, emerging stronger and more determined than ever.

Continuing the Legacy: A Journey of Passion and Resilience

The Genesis of Victoria Falls Canoeing Company

Discover the origins of the Victoria Falls Canoeing Company, founded by the esteemed river guide Misheck Ngwenya, affectionately known as “Shacks.”

Passing the Torch: An Unexpected Transition

Tragedy struck in 2019 as Misheck Ngwenya’s sudden passing left his wife Stella and son Prince to uphold his legacy, offering extraordinary canoeing experiences along the Zambezi River.

A Shared Love for Nature: Father and Son’s Bond

Explore how Misheck’s love for nature and canoeing was passed down to his son Prince, fostering a deep connection to the natural world and a desire to share its wonders with others.

Navigating the Currents: Prince’s Dedication to Progress

Upholding Excellence: Behind-the-Scenes Efforts

Delve into Prince’s commitment to innovation, as he refines business strategies, forges new partnerships, and enhances the traveler experience, all while keeping Misheck’s legacy alive.

Learning from the Best: Mentorship and Growth

Discover Prince’s journey of learning and growth under the guidance of esteemed mentors within Victoria Falls’ vibrant tourism sector.

Nature’s Symphony: The Heartbeat of Victoria Falls

The Magnificence of Zambezi River

Explore the natural allure that draws travelers from around the world to Victoria Falls—the Zambezi River’s breathtaking beauty and rich biodiversity.

‘Mosi oa Tunya’: The Dance of Water and Wonder

Marvel at the awe-inspiring ‘Mosi oa Tunya,’ the majestic waterfall known as “The Smoke That Thunders,” a testament to the region’s raw natural power.

A Haven for Wildlife: Zambezi’s Ecosystem

Appreciate how the Zambezi River’s diverse ecosystem supports an array of wildlife, contributing to the area’s reputation as a haven for nature enthusiasts.

Canoeing the Zambezi: Harmonizing Tranquility and Adventure

Symphony of Experiences: Canoeing the Upper Zambezi

Discover the appeal of canoeing the Upper Zambezi River, where paddlers are treated to a symphony of serene channels and exhilarating whitewater rapids.

Silent Spectators: Wildlife Encounters from the Water

Learn about the unique vantage point that canoeing offers for observing wildlife along the riverbanks without disturbing their natural habitat.

Unveiling Zambezi’s Beauty: Picturesque Landscapes

Immerse yourself in the tranquil beauty of the Zambezi River, where ancient trees frame the banks and aquatic birdlife flourishes in this picturesque setting.

Immersion in Nature: Extended Canoeing Expeditions

Beyond a Day: Multi-Day Canoeing and Camping Safaris

Discover the allure of extended canoeing experiences, where guests can choose immersive one-, two-, or three-night mobile camping safaris along the Zambezi River.

Tales Around the Campfire: Sharing Adventures Under the Stars

Experience the magic of evenings spent sharing stories by the campfire, recounting the day’s adventures under the vast African sky.


In the heart of Victoria Falls, the Victoria Falls Canoeing Company thrives as a testament to the fusion of passion, purpose, and nature. Prince Ngwenya’s dedication to his father’s legacy and the boundless wonders of the Zambezi River continue to inspire adventurers to paddle to the beat of nature’s rhythm.