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Zambezi Walking Safari tour

Zambezi Walking Safari

Inca
By Inca
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Travel Style: For those looking to maximize their sight seeing time. You thrive on a packed day’s schedule from 8 am to 6pm, with some (but limited) free time. Most activities and meals included. Full on
Physical Level: Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps. Moderate
Lodging Level: The highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays. Luxury - 5 star
13 days
From: $ 8,995 $ 692 / day
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Overview

Highlights

  • Discover Livingstone
  • Awake to the sounds of birds, and watch life along the beautiful Zambezi River
  • Explore Game drive and wild life viewing in Chinzombo Camp
  • Visit Victoria Falls
  • Explore South Luangwa National Park
  • Visit Lower Zambezi National Park

Short Description

Follow in the footsteps of classic explorers Henry Morton Stanley and David Livingstone as you capture the 'Big Five' on a luxury safari across Zambia.

Experience unparalleled service and exclusive accommodations reserved only for the most discerning travelers. Explore the African Bush on foot, by boat, and in safari vehicle as you explore Zambia's most renown national game parks.

Start your safari in style with a visit to Victoria  Falls and witness Africa's most mighty waterfalls, before heading into the remote bush for an unmatched combination of exhilarating game viewing and refined luxury.

Groups are between 25-60 people, typically ~30-40. Usually there will be many opportunities to split off and enjoy meals and excursions in smaller groups. This is the most economical way to travel, saving up to 40% versus booking the same itinerary yourself.
Trip Type Group Tour
See all the highlights and popular spots on a classic tour.
Itinerary Focus Classic Highlights
The highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.
Lodging Level Luxury - 5 star
Flights & Transport Internal airfare and ground transport
Start City Livingstone
End City Lusaka

Trip Includes

  • Roundtrip airport transfers as specified in itinerary
  • All internal flights within Zambia
  • All accommodations (double occupancy) as specified in itinerary
  • All meals and beverages; all guides, activities, tours and sightseeing arrangements as specified in itinerary
  • Park fees for Lower Zambezi and South Luangwa National Parks
  • Laundry.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Livingstone, Zambia

Meals: Dinner

Accommodation: Tongabezi Lodge

Upon arrival you will be transferred to your luxury cottage at the spectacular Tongabezi Lodge set along the banks of the Zambezi river.

Days 2-3: Livingstone / Victoria Falls

Accommodation: Tongabezi Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Awake to the sounds of birds, and watch life along the beautiful Zambezi River.  Enjoy a multitude of activities including boat excursions, game drives in the national park and a visit to spectacular Victoria Falls, known locally as Mosi Oa Tunya, the "smoke that thunders."

Day 4: Livingston - Lower Zambezi – Chongwe

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accommodation: Chongwe River House or Suites

Transfer back to Livingstone Airport for your flight to the Lower Zambezi River Valley and your suite along the Chongwe River.

Day 5-6: Chongwe River

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accommodation: Chongwe River House or Suites

At Chongwe, activities are custom tailored to make the most of the incredibly diverse wilderness. Game viewing can be done by vehicle in either the Lower Zambezi National Park or the Chiawa Partnership Park or if you prefer, from a boat on the Zambezi.

Canoeing, walking and fishing, are also offered. For those interested in the rich cultural heritage of the area, community visits can be arranged.

Day 7: Chongwe - South Luangwa Valley - Chinzombo Camp

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accommodation: Chinzombo Camp

Return to the airstrip for your flight to Mfuwe and transfer to Chinzombo Camp for three days of ultimate luxury in your own villa, complete with private plunge pool.

Days 8-9: Chinzombo Camp

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accommodation: Chinzombo Camp

Your days begin with an early morning game drive, providing outstanding opportunities to observe wildlife during the early morning light. Return to camp in time for a sumptuous buffet brunch before enjoying a siesta to watch life along the river from your room, take a dip in the pool or simply take a nap. In the afternoons you will enjoy tea and cake before heading out on your afternoon activity where you'll witness magnificent sunsets, nocturnal animals and enjoy a cool drink at a picturesque location in the Park.

Day 10: Chizombo – Mchenja

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accommodation: Mchenja Camp

Travel further upstream for your final three nights in the South Luangwa National Park and your exclusive luxury tented suite at Mchenja Camp.

Days 11-12: Mchenja Camp

Accommodation: Mchenja Camp

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Discover the spectacular wildlife on game walks or if you prefer, in safari vehicles on game drives. The wildlife viewing in this area is some of the best in the park.

When not out on safari, spend your evenings enjoying the luxurious service back at camp.

Day 13: Mchenja – Lusaka

Meals: Breakfast

Transfer back to Mfuwe after breakfast for your flight to Lusaka, where you may connect to your return flight home or onward adventures.

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Flights & Transport

Internal airfare and ground transport

Group Size:

Standard Group - 25 + people

Accomodations

Tongabezi Lodge

Start your luxury Zambian safari in style at the beautiful Tongabezi Lodge.  Elegant and sophisticated, your river-front cottage comes with a personal valet to attend to your every need.  Dine at the main lodge, or in front of your cottage, overlooking the Zambezi River.

Activities will include game drives, river cruises and a visit to Victoria Falls.

Chongwe Tented Suites & River House

Your stay along the Chongwe River in the Lower Zambezi region will be either in one of the magnificent tented suites, or for larger parties, at the spectacular award-winning River House. Enjoy unparalleled amenities and service, as taken in the spectacular surroundings.

Your guides will escort you on game walks and excursions, as well as provide canoes for lazy exploration of the river.

Chinzombo Camp

Described as wildly luxurious, Chinzombo brings unmatched comfort, style and elegance to the Luangwa River.  Peace and tranquility abound for guests staying in any one of the six stunning villas, each with its own private pool, cooled sleeping areas, and massive bathroom. This is a bush camp designed for the most discerning of guests - a perfect base camp from which to explore the wilds of the Luangwa in style, luxury and exclusivity.

Mchenja Camp

Set amongst a magnificent grove of ebony trees on the banks of the Luangwa River. Mchenja is an elegant tented camp overlooking a huge sweeping bend in the Luangwa. Each of the five luxurious octagonal tents has their own private en-suite open air bathroom plus Victorian style baths with river view.

Guests can cool off in the camp’s plunge pool. Brunch is taken in the shady lounge, but dinner is more often served on the river bank under the stars.

Trip ID#:

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Trip Excludes

  • International airfares, airport taxes and fees
  • Visas
  • Tips for guides (at your discretion)
  • Excess baggage charges, or other items of a personal nature.
  • Price also excludes any insurance coverage for trip cancellation-interruption, travel accident, travel delay, baggage delay or baggage theft (we recommend you obtain coverage for these items), medical or hospitalization expenses.

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