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Luxurious Luangwa & Lower Zambezi

11 days from £10,375pp

Includes flights
What is tailor made? Customised itinerary | Every trip is unique | Flexible accommodation options | Designed to your budget

Itinerary highlights

  • Stay in Chinzombo, the site of the first camp in the South Luangwa.

  • Walking safaris in the South Luangwa.

  • Boat and canoe safaris in the Lower Zambezi.

Price includes

Scheduled international and domestic flights
In destination transfers
Activities and excursions as detailed
All accommodation
  • Lusaka Airport
  • South Luangwa National Park
  • Mfuwe
  • Lusaka Airport
  • Lower Zambezi National Park

Itinerary idea in detail

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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 International outbound flight

Day 1 International outbound flight

International outbound flight

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Lusaka Airport.

Day 2 South Luangwa National Park

Day 2 South Luangwa National Park

Lusaka Airport , South Luangwa National Park

Arrive in Lusaka and connect onto a light aircraft flight to Mfuwe. On arrival in Mfuwe transfer through the South Luangwa Park to your lodge. Enjoy an afternoon game drive in the park.

Day 3 South Luangwa National Park

Day 3 South Luangwa National Park

South Luangwa National Park

A day of safari activities from Chinzombo. You will be able to go out on walking safaris or game drives with your guide, as well as a night drive to spot some of the nocturnal wildlife of the Luangwa.

Day 4 South Luangwa National Park

Day 4 South Luangwa National Park

South Luangwa National Park

Today you will take a safari drive across to Mchenja Bushcamp. The camp overlooks the Luangwa River and is shaded by ebony trees. Relax at camp before going on an afternoon/evening safari activity.

Day 5 South Luangwa National Park

Day 5 South Luangwa National Park

South Luangwa National Park

Today you will participate in morning and afternoon game viewing activities. The South Luangwa National Park is regarded as one of the finest safari destinations in Africa, and the game is phenomenally varied.

Day 6 Lower Zambezi National Park

Day 6 Lower Zambezi National Park

South Luangwa National Park , Mfuwe , Lusaka Airport , Lower Zambezi National Park

You will leave the South Luangwa today and catch your onward flight to the Lower Zambezi. You will be met at the airstrip and driven to camp. Here you will be able to relax before heading out to explore on your evening game activity. The sunsets in the Lower Zambezi are fantastic so make sure you make the most of these.

Day 7 Lower Zambezi National Park

Day 7 Lower Zambezi National Park

Lower Zambezi National Park

A full day of game viewing activities around Sausage Tree. You will be taken out on the morning, afternoon and evening activities of your choice. Sausage Tree prides itself on tailoring activities to your needs. You may like to take a drive in the beautiful woodland areas of the Lower Zambezi. This is home to elephant, leopard, giraffe and more.

Day 8 Lower Zambezi National Park

Day 8 Lower Zambezi National Park

Lower Zambezi National Park

A full day to enjoy the fabulous game viewing on offer at Sausage Tree Camp. The focus here is on water-based activities and there is some great game-viewing to be done on boat safaris. The bird-life is prolific at this time of year and you will also see herds of elephant and pods of hippo that live in Zambezi. Each day you are also likely to go on an evening game drive.

Day 9 Lower Zambezi National Park

Day 9 Lower Zambezi National Park

Lower Zambezi National Park

Final day on safari, enjoying activities from Sausage Tree Camp.

Day 10 International return flight

Day 10 International return flight

Lower Zambezi National Park , International return flight

You will leave camp today and fly back to Lusaka.

Day 11 International return flight

Day 11 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

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