Unforgettable safari tour
8 days, 7 nights from £4,960 per person sharing
Perfect for the avid safari enthusiast and birdwatching fanatic, this itinerary will allow you to immerse yourself in the history of the little town of Livingstone and marvel at the nearby Victoria Falls. Discover pristine national parks, including South Luangwa (pronounced loo-ang-wah) and Lower Zambezi.
South Luangwa National Park is a delight to explore on foot.
Day 1 & 2: Livingstone
Upon arrival at Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International Airport you will be met by a representative from &Beyond, who will drive you to Sanctuary Sussi and Chuma in Livingstone.
This charming colonial town, named after the legendary Victorian missionary and explorer – Dr. David Livingstone, was once the bustling capital of Zambia. Established in 1905, as the country’s key European settlement, it enjoyed the excellent facilities synonymous with high society – the town still boasts the elegant Edwardian architecture of this era. Livingstone acts as Zambia’s adventure gateway as it is conveniently situated near the mighty Zambezi River and the breathtaking Victoria Falls. Spend two nights at Sanctuary Sussi and Chuma. Accommodation is in a treehouse with a lovely ensuite bathroom. Your stay includes three meals daily, laundry and all beverages (alcoholic or non-alcoholic with the exception or premium brands), activities and park fees.
Adventures include game drives in the Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park in open 4×4 safari vehicles, guided walks and a visit to the Zambian side of the Victoria Falls.
Day 3-5: Lower Zambezi National Park
Today you will be driven to Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International Airport for your light aircraft transfer to the Lower Zambezi National Park. Upon landing you will hop aboard a vehicle for your game drive transfer into camp.
The spectacular Lower Zambezi National Park spans 4 092 square kilometres of pristine wilderness. It is situated adjacent to Zimbabwe’s Mana Pools Reserve creating a giant expanse of protected wilderness and bosts breathtaking vistas of the Zambezi River and lush riverine surrounds. It is not uncommon to see enormous herds of elephant, quenching their thirsts and enjoying a good mud bath along the riverbanks, as well as leopard, buffalo and lion.
The park offers a wonderful collection of habitats, which are home to a superb diversity of animals. Visitors can explore the marshy Zambezi channels, a floodplain bordered by mopane forests, hilly woodlands and the park’s open valley floor. Unwind for two nights at Sausage Tree Camp in a luxury Bedouin style tent with an open air ensuite bathroom with bath and shower. Your stay includes accommodation, all meals, soft drinks, house wines, beers, laundry, activities, transfers from Royal airstrip and park fees.
Due to its location, Sausage Tree Camp is able to offer a wide range of safari activities including day and night game drives by open safari vehicles, wilderness walks, canoeing, game viewing by boat, birdwatching and fishing.
Day 6-7: South Luangwa National Park
Today you will fly by light aircraft to Lusaka International Airport for your onward flight to Mfuwe Airport. Upon your arrival you will be met by a representative from &Beyond who will drive you to your camp. Spend two nights at Sanctuary Puku Ridge Tented Camp. Accommodation is in a beautiful tent with an ensuite bathroom. Your stay includes three meals daily, laundry, all local brand drinks (alcoholic or non-alcoholic with the exception of premium brands), game viewing activities and park fees.
Adventures include twice-daily game drives (including spotlit night drives) in the South Luangwa National Park, as well as guided walks by a professional guide and an armed national park’s scout.
Day 8: Lusaka
After a wholesome breakfast, you will be driven to Mfuwe for your light aircraft transfer back to Lusaka
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