A wild and remarkable destination, Zambia is one of the virgin African wildernesses; it is a landlocked country that has lately started finding itself on the international visitor’s itinerary. With thousands of square miles of bush land and 20 National Parks it is a premier Safari and big game viewing destination.
River cruises and activities in the Lower Zambezi, walking safaris in the South Luangwa, and game drive safaris in the Kafue, with amazing opportunities for tracking Big Game.
Zambia has another major attraction in Victoria Falls. Witnessing this one mile wide sheet of water thundering and cascading into the massive gorge below is a spectacular experience, Known locally as “Mosi-oa-Tunya” the Smoke that Thunders, a “Flight of the Angels” helicopter trip truly highlights this World Heritage Site.
Zambia has a network of accommodation options ranging from upmarket family friendly safari hotels/Lodge to super luxurious bush retreats. There is a distinct rainy season in Zambia over the summer months (November to March) where many of the bush camps do close as water levels rise.
Expert advice on travel in this country is recommended. The road network is limited and flying is the way to travel around as distances are vast.