Discover Zambia

$9360-$10885/per person

Overview

This 9 night/10 day itinerary combines the Lower Zambezi with two camps in South Luangwa.   The Lower Zambezi National Park landscape features rugged unspoiled wilderness of vast floodplains scattered with indigenous woodlands. You can look forward to an array of wonderful activities along the Zambezi including game drives, walking safaris, canoe trips and excellent tiger fishing.   Bordering the Luangwa River, the northern and southern Luangwa National Parks contain some of the most breathtaking and untouched wilderness in Africa.   You will have the opportunity to explore this area in depths  by visiting two unique camps, one with a focus on walking and the other on prolific game drives. 

DAY
1-3

At A Glance

  • Meet our local representative on arrival in Lusaka International Airport
  • Scheduled Proflight charter Lusaka International Airport – Jeki Airstrip
  • Lodge transfer Jeki Airstrip to Anabezi Luxury Tented Camp
  • Stay at Anabezi Luxury Tented Camp in a Luxury Tent for 3 nights
  • Twice daily scheduled safari activities included
  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner and local drinks included

Anabezi Luxury Tented Camp

Itinerary Details

Anabezi is a 24 bed camp located on the banks of the Zambezi River at the Lower end of the Lower Zambezi National Park (LZNP) in Zambia. The name Anabezi is derived from the camp being situated on the Zambezi River and the many Ana Trees or Winter Thorns (Faidherbia albida) that surround the camp. These winter thorns drop corn yellow pods which attract a wide variety of animals to the area including many elephants, a welcome sight in the camp. Anabezi Camp comprises of 2 common areas, 11 luxury tents and 1 family tent on raised timber platforms at the edge of a ridge providing magnificent views of both the Zambezi River and Mushika River flood plain. The plain hosts year-round grazing and offers spectacular diverse game viewing from the comfort of your tent! The two common areas, the Zambezi Deck and Mushika Deck, offer an opportunity to occupy the Mushika Deck exclusively with private staff. All luxury tents are equal in size and décor and each common area boasts a swimming pool, viewing deck, lounges, bar and dining area. Game drives can be taken in the morning and afternoon. Enjoy the complimentary snacks while admiring the picturesque views and the variety of wild animals. Enjoy the riverside game viewing from your canoe. Elephants are especially abundant at the waters edge, drinking and bathing. Take a walk amongst the wildlife with our guides and experience the beauty and sounds of the bush.

DAY
4-5

At A Glance

  • Lodge transfer Anabezi Luxury Tented Camp to Jeki Airstrip
  • Scheduled Proflight charter Jeki Airstrip – Mfuwe Airport
  • Lodge transfer Mfuwe Airport to Bilimungwe Bushcamp
  • Stay at Bilimungwe Bushcamp in a Standard Tent for 2 nights
  • Twice daily scheduled safari activities included
  • Breakfast, lunch , dinner and local drinks included

Bilimungwe Bushcamp

Itinerary Details

Bordering the Luangwa River, the northern and southern Luangwa National Parks contain some of the most breathtaking and untouched wilderness in Africa. Overlooking 3 waterholes with many herds of resident elephant, Bilimungwe Bushcamp is a hidden gem hidden under huge mahogany trees. Each of the 4 large thatched and grass chalets sits on stilts and has magnificent views of one or two of the three watering holes. With beautiful outdoor showers, a large deck overlooking the watering holes, and large bedroom area, guests can enjoy the surrounding wildlife from the comfort of their chalet. Bilimungwe has a secret breakfast spot on the edge of Luangwa Valley, perfect to watch the sun rise over the Chindeni hills as well as a boma for surprise outdoor dinners under the stars! Take advantage of the exceptional knowledge and charm of resident guides and head out on a walking safari.

DAY
6-9

At A Glance

  • Lodge transfer Bilimungwe Bushcamp to Lion Camp
  • Stay at Lion Camp in a Luxury Tent for 4 nights
  • Twice daily scheduled safari activities included
  • Breakfast, lunch , dinner and local drinks included

Lion Camp

Itinerary Details

Lion Camp is a privately owned safari lodge in one of the best safari locations in Zambia. Located 40km north of the Mfuwe Gate in South Luangwa National Park, safaris at Lion Camp are characterised by expert guiding, an abundance of wildlife and few other safari vehicles, offering an exclusive safari experience like no other. From the style and comfort of the suites to the delicious locally produced menu paired with South African estate wines, to the expertly guided safaris and bush dinners served under the stars, Lion Camp offers understated luxury and an exceptional safari experience. All safari activities are led by qualified guides who will educate and enlighten you in the secrets of the park. Game drives are conducted in open Land Rovers. Night drives by spotlight provide guests with the unique opportunity to see nocturnal animals and animal activity. Walking safaris are a very different option. They bring you in touch with the wilderness and tend to focus more on the minutiae of the park and the eco-system. It is a truly unforgettable experience striding out in country where you are on the same footing as a lion or elephant.
All walking safaris are led by expert and qualified walking guides and are accompanied by an armed scout.

DAY
10

At A Glance

  • Lodge transfer Lion Camp to Mfuwe Airport
  • Scheduled Proflight charter Mfuwe Airport – Lusaka International Airport

Itinerary Details

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