12-day Highlights of Zambia (Standard)

Combining fantastic wildlife viewing in South Luangwa National Park home of the walking safari, with the majestic Victoria Falls, this safari showcases the very best of Zambia.  Zambia is by far one of Africa’s ultimate safari destinations. The South Luangwa National Park is some nine thousand square kilometres of pristine wilderness and home to the walking safari. With an abundance of game, spectacular game viewing is guaranteed and sightings of big cats are amongst the best in Africa.   Down in the Lower Zambezi, spend time out on the river boating, canoeing or fishing or enjoy game drives in this beautiful park sandwiched between the rugged and dramatic escarpment and the Zambezi River. This area offers peaceful game viewing in true African wilderness.

This itinerary is available in 3 levels of accommodation:
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1Flatdogs CampMfuwe LodgeChinzombo Camp
3Flatdogs CampBilimungwe BushcampMchenja Camp
2Flatdogs CampMfuwe LodgeChinzombo Camp
5Nkonzi Bush CampChindeni BushcampMchenja Camp
4Nkonzi Bush CampBilimungwe BushcampMchenja Camp
6Nkonzi Bush CampChindeni BushcampMchenja Camp
7Kutali IslandPotato Bush CampSausage Tree Camp
8Kutali IslandPotato Bush CampSausage Tree Camp
9Kutali IslandPotato Bush CampSausage Tree Camp
10Chundukwa River LodgeWaterberry Zambezi LodgeTongabezi Lodge
11Chundukwa River LodgeWaterberry Zambezi LodgeTongabezi Lodge
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Highlights

  • Livingstone, Zambia
  • Zambia
  • South Luangwa National Park
  • Lower Zambezi National Park

Tour Summary

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Full Day by Day Itinerary

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Day 1 – 2 : South Luangwa National Park

Upon arrival at Lusaka International Airport you will be met by our representative and assisted with immigration and customs procedures. You will then be directed to the domestic check-in counters for your flight to Mfuwe in the South Luangwa. On arrival at Mfuwe Airport (1 hour 10 minute flight) from Lusaka, you will be met by your guide and transferred to the lodge,

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Day 3 – 4 : South Luangwa National Park

After two nights at Mfuwe Lodge, you will do a  game-drive road transfer from Mfuwe Lodge to Bilimungwe Bushcamp.

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Day 5 – 6 : South Luangwa National Park

After two nights at Mfuwe Lodge, you will do a  game-drive road transfer from Bilimungwe Bushcamp to Chindeni Bushcamp.

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Day 7 – 9 : Lower Zambezi National Park

When you leave South Luangwa National Park, you will fly to Lower Zambezi and to Jeki Airstrip, where you will be met and transferred to Potato Bush Camp.

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Day 10 – 11 : Livingstone, Zambia

Your flight from Lower Zambezi to Livingstone will bring you to your final destination on this safari. On arrival in Livingstone you will be driven 45 minutes to Waterberry Lodge which is set on the bank of the Zambezi River.

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Day 12 : Departure

After breakfast you will be transferred to Livingstone International Airport where you will connect to your onward international flight.

Included

Full board accommodation, game-viewing activities, National Park fees & conservation levies
Drinks (except premium brands) in all camps except for Mfuwe Lodge
2 in-house activities per day when staying at Waterberry Lodge
US$ 20 per person entrance fee for the Victoria Falls
Airport and inter-camp transfers
Airport departure taxes, safety fees and all other local taxes

Excluded

Visa fees for entry to Zambia
Drinks whilst at Mfuwe Lodge
Gratuities and items of a personal nature
International flights
Travel insurance
Optional activities (Elephant Encounter)
Visas
Vaccinations
Increases in park fees, government taxes and levies and fuel