This 12 nights – The Best of Zambia Safari will give the client the best safari experience which Zambia has to offer. All the areas featuring into this safari package are a top destination which has abundance wildlife and clients are at liberty to decide which activity to do at a particular day and time.
Upon arrival at Livingstone Airport, you will find your driver waiting for you who will help you with your luggage and later transfer you from the airport to Royal Livingstone Hotel for your first two nights in Zambia. During your time here, you will have a chance to explore the might Victoria Falls.
Experience the luxury of Anantara in an African paradise. Wildlife roam the hotel freely, offering unforgettable up-close encounters. Embrace the explorer life with indigenous design accents complemented by modern amenities and discreet butler service.
Some of the rooms Decorated in Victorian style with modern conveniences, these spacious suites offer refined living and dining. Connect with stunning surrounds as you see zebras, giraffes and an array of exotic birds through your floor-to-ceiling sliding doors. Dine overlooking the majestic Zambezi River.
After your breakfast on this morning – your driver will pick and transfer you from Royal Livingstone Hotel to Livingstone Airport. You will have a local flight from Livingstone to Lusaka.
Upon arrival at Lusaka Airport, you will find your driver waiting for you; he will help you with your luggage and then transfer you from Lusaka to Ila Safari Lodge in Kafue National Park. You will have a chance of exploring the wilderness of Kafue National Park and enjoy the secrets it has to offer.
Ila Lodge was completed and opened its doors in July 2016 it is on the east bank of the Kafue River and so outside of the Park on privately owned property, it is close to the Hook Bridge which lies on the road running due west out of Lusaka and gives access to the central part of the Kafue National Park. This area now hosts several camps, although you are unlikely to feel the presence of other tourists this slow increase in presence does impact positively on the wildlife sightings in the area which have improved in recent years. Whilst the Kafue would not necessarily compare favorably against the South Luangwa or Lower Zambezi in terms of the quantity of animals one sees on an average drive, it is well renowned for the diversity of species that can be found and it is fast becoming an ‘essential tick‘ for any properly seasoned visitor to Zambia.
On this day after your morning breakfast, your driver will be with you again to transfer you from Ila Safari Lodge to Latitude 15 Hotel for your overnight stay. You will spend a night a night here waiting for your morning local flight from Lusaka airport to Royal airstrip in the Lower Zambezi.
Latitude 15 is set amidst the beautiful tree-lined avenues on the south-east corner of Lusaka, 20 minutes to the city centre and 30 minutes from Kenneth Kaunda International Airport. We are a hotel with 32 spacious guest rooms, and three 2-bedroom suits, a restaurant, bar, lounge and poolside terrace, blending modern Africa, with a cosmopolitan twist. We are also a private members clud- The other side – which offers all hotel guest a separate dinning, drinking, networking and socializing den, heated pool, a gym, a spa, a contemporary set of workspaces and a series of music, art, fashion, business and party events.
But above and beyond what we offer is what and who we are; a social, stylish, surprising and sustainable mix of people, places and environments that stimulate connections with locals and visitors alike.
Depending on your flight from Lusaka to Lower Zambezi National Park on this day, your driver will pick you from Latitude 15 Hotel and transfer you to Lusaka International Airport for your flight to Lower Zambezi.
You will be on a local flight from Lusaka Airport to Royal Airstrip in the Lower Zambezi National Park. Your safari guide will be waiting for you at Royal airstrip who will transfer from Royal airstrip to Royal Zambezi Lodge in the Lower Zambezi National Park which will be your home during your 3 nights stay in here.
Royal Zambezi Lodge, a spacious but intimate privately owned lodge, situated in Zambia on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River just minutes from the Lower Zambezi National Park and directly opposite Zimbabwe’s famous Mana Pools World Heritage Site. Royal offers the ultimate in luxury and cuisine while enjoying and participating closely in the sights and sounds of the African wilderness.
Royal provides the perfect romantic setting for honeymoon couples, while its customised family suite works perfectly for family holidays. There is lots of space for all to enjoy their unique stay. The central building and individual private suites are designed to let nature play a leading role in ensuring the relaxed pace and magical experiences are enjoyed by guests.
The lodge offers a vast range of activities that guests can choose from – from unrivalled game viewing, canoeing on the Zambezi river, to world class fishing, or relaxing in the award winning Royal Bush Spa. At the end of your day meet at the famous Sausage Tree bar over the river or the open air pool to tell stories of siting’s during the day, or the one that got away!
After your 3 nights stay in the Lower Zambezi National Park, your safari guide will transfer you from the Lodge to Royal airstrip for your local flight from Lower Zambezi to Lusaka. You will be able to connect from Lower Zambezi National Park to Mfuwe in the South Luangwa National Park on this same day.
Depending on the flight timings from Lusaka to Mfuwe, you will make a connection from the Lower Zambezi to Mfuwe in the South Luangwa National Park. On your arrival at Mfuwe airport, you will find a safari guide from Norman Carr Safaris waiting for you at the airport who will welcome you, help you with your luggage and the transfer you from Mfuwe airport to Chinzombo Camp in the South Luangwa.
Situated on a sweeping curve of the Luangwa River, Time + Tide Chinzombo brings style and sophistication to the Luangwa Valley. Designed by award-winning architects Silvio Rech and Lesley Carstens, Time + Tide Chinzombo won Best New Property in Africa in 2014 and again in 2015.
This wildly luxurious camp retains its bush authenticity with grass and canvas walls and spacious living areas that melt into the exquisitely tranquil riverside setting. Each villa offers panoramic views of the Luangwa River and the abundant wildlife that frequents its banks. Sprawling, ancient shade trees and private plunge pools offer comfort and relaxation for guests staying in any one of the six stunning villas.
Venture into one of the most game rich areas of the national park with our award-winning guiding team. The South Luangwa is renowned for its world-class predator action, with especially strong sightings of the elusive leopard. Explore the region's diverse habitats with game drives, safari walks and boat cruises (seasonal). Pamper yourself with an in-villa spa treatment during your midday break between safari activities.
When acquiring Time + Tide Chinzombo location, a portion of the proceeds funded the relocation of black rhino to North Luangwa National Park, where the North Luangwa Conservation Programme operate a rhino breeding and reintroduction project.
This day being the last day of your safari in Zambia, depending on your local flight timings from Mfuwe to Lusaka, your safari guide will transfer you from Chinzombo Camp to Mfuwe airport for your local flight from the South Luangwa to Lusaka for your International flight out of Zambia and this marks to be the end of your safari holiday in Zambia!!!