This trip takes in two of Zambia’s best known national parks; Kafue and Lower Zambezi. You start at the spectacular Victoria Falls before heading north into Kafue’s southern plains. Make your way north through this incredibly remote national park, where you are unlikely to see another vehicle, before heading south east via Lusaka down to Lower Zambezi. Famous for its elephant and hippo populations and river safaris, Lower Zambezi is another park that offers a wilder game viewing experience. You can take canoeing or boat safaris on the river, which often gives the best sightings and proves an interesting contrast to viewing from your vehicle. You make your way back to Livingstone and finish on the banks of the Zambezi.

PRICES

Low Season January | February | March | April | May | June | November | December

from £4,862.00 per person based on two sharing a 4×4 vehicle

from £4,225.00 per person based on four sharing a 4×4 vehicle

High Season July | August | September | October

from £5,237.00 per person based on two sharing a 4×4 vehicle

from £4,487.00 per person based on four sharing a 4×4 vehicle

Kafue and Lower Zambezi ITINERARY

  • DAY 1 & 2 Waterberry Lodge, Livingstone

    Today you arrive in Livingstone where you will be collected and taken to Waterberry Lodge on the banks of the Zambezi. You will spend your first two nights here.
  • DAY 3 & 4 Nanzhila Plains Safari Camp, Kafue National Park

    Today you set off on your self drive adventure as you head to Kafue National Park. Nanzhila Plains is in the south of the park in a wonderful, remote area.
  • DAY 5 Hippo Bay Campsite, Kafue National Park

    Drive further into the park, game viewing as you go, and end up on the shores of Lake Itezhi-Tezhi.
  • DAY 6 & 7 Kasabushi Campsite, Kafue National Park

    Continue south through Kafue to Kasabushi Campsite. This area is very beautiful and up until recently out of bounds to the general public.
  • DAY 8 & 9 Mayukuyuku Campsite, Kafue National Park

    The camp is situated on the banks of the gorgeous Kafue River, where you can sit and admire the stunning African sunset. Elephant often wander through the camp and hippos sometimes come up from the waters to graze in the moonlight.
  • DAY 10 Pioneer Camp, Lusaka

    Make your way out of Kafue and you will drive through Lusaka today, stocking up as you go, before stopping for the night at Pioneer Camp.
  • DAY 11 & 12 Mvuu Exclusive Campsite, Lower Zambezi River

    Today you head down to the Lower Zambezi, where you will spend three nights. There are plenty of activities on offer at the lodge here, which are best booked in advance.
  • DAY 13 & 14 Potato Bush Camp, Lower Zambezi National Park

    Today you drive to Potato Bush Camp, which lies adjacent to it's sister camp, the world-renowned Sausage Tree Camp. You stay here for 2 nights on a fully inclusive basis.
  • DAY 15 The Moorings Campsite, Monze

    Today you leave the Lower Zambezi and begin your journey back to Livingstone. You will break the journey at Moorings Campsite.
  • DAY 16 Waterberry Lodge, Livingstone

    You reach Livingstone once more and end the trip with a relaxing two nights at Waterberry Lodge.
  • DAY 17 Departure

    Today you will be transferred to the airport in time for your flight home.

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