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This fly-safari contains two of Zambia's
major rivers - the Luangwa and Zambezi
- which attract large numbers of wildlife.
Begin in the South Luangwa valley,
with its reputation as a first-class park
for leopards, lions, spotted hyenas and
wild dogs. Fly on to the Lower Zambezi
National Park, another hot spot for
wildlife, where boating and canoeing is
popular. Finish at Waterberry Lodge on
the edge of the Zambezi river, with a visit
to the world-renowned Victoria Falls.
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Arrive in Lusaka and connect with an onward
flight to Mfuwe, gateway to the South Luangwa.
Transfer to Nkwali Camp for a 2-night stay. Enjoy
morning and afternoon/evening safari activities.
Nkwali is located on the banks of the Luangwa
on a magnificent meander in the river where
leopards often roam. The camp has a private
wildlife viewing area as well as exclusive access
into the park either by boat or across the pontoon.
Activities include walking safaris, wildlife drives
(day and night), cultural village tours and visits to
the local market. (B, L, D)
Transfer by 4x4 vehicle further into the South
Luangwa National Park to Norman Carr’s Luwi,
Nsolo or Kakuli Bush Camp for a 3-night stay. All
three bush camps are extremely remote and
close to the river, waterhole or lagoon, which
attract wildlife from far and wide. Morning and
afternoon wildlife activities including walks, wildlife
drives and explorations up river to find the elusive
Roan antelope or reedbuck, eland and hartebeest.
(B, L, D)
Transfer back to Mfuwe and fly to the Lower
Zambezi National Park. Stay 3 nights at Chongwe
River Camp. Located at the confluence of the
Zambezi River and the Chongwe River, in an area
where elephants are more numerous than people,
the Chongwe channel is perfect for canoe trips as
it is relatively free of hippos. (B, L, D)
Fly to Livingstone and transfer to Waterberry
Lodge for a 2-night stay. Waterberry is in a lovely
secluded position on the banks of the spectacular Zambezi river with views across to the Zambezi
National Park on the opposite bank. This is a
small, friendly, informal lodge within easy reach
of Victoria Falls. Activities (one per day included)
include a visit to the falls (excluding entrance fee),
a sunset cruise, a village walk, Livingstone town
tour, guided birding in Mosi oa Tunya Park and
fishing. (B, L, D)
Transfer to Livingstone airport and fly home via
Johannesburg, arriving the next day. (B) (N)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
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Tented Camp, Sausage Tree Camp or Chiawa
Camp in the Lower Zambezi and Tongabezi in
Livingstone. For a classic bush camping experience
in an outstanding wildlife viewing area, try Old
Mondoro Bush Camp in the Lower Zambezi.
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or
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