Fastjet, on Thursday launched its inaugural flight between flight from Victoria Falls to Maun in Botswana.

The new service route will operate four times a week on a Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday using an Embraer ERJ145 aircraft.

Fastjet expects the flights to help boost travel options for tourists as they explore some of the attractions that both tourism capitals offer.

The new Maun brings to three the international destinations that Fastjet has connected Victoria Falls to, after Johannesburg and Nelspruit Kruger in Mpumalanga.