In local language kokolo are known as Mosi oa Tunya (“smoke roaring”). With a flow rate of half a million litres per second his sound can be heard several kilometers away. In the rainy season (January to March) is when most impressive show. The dry season (from September to December) volume is reduced considerably. Both from the Zambian as the of the Zimbabwean side can be enjoyed throughout the year.
With 1.7 km wide and 108 meters high, the falls are a marvel of nature (twice larger than Niagara Falls).