Best of Kafue National Park
Day 1: Livingstone
Upon arrival at Livingstone international airport, you will be assisted in final preparations (local SIM card, forex, etc.) before your Safari starts. Transfer to a Lodge, Hotel, Guesthouse in a very central location. Dinner in Livingstone not included
Days 2-3: Livingstone
Livingstone, the tourist capital of southern Africa, is the gateway to visit the magnificent Victoria Falls, one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the world. Besides the guided tour of the Victoria Falls and the Rhino game drive in the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, included in your safari, it’s also possible to arrange many other activities such as Rafting, lion walk, elephant lunch, helicopter or microlight flight over the falls, sunset cruise on the Zambesi river, and many more.
During your stay, you will enjoy a guided tour of the Victoria Falls and a Rhino Drive in the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park and you will have a full day available to organise additional activities that can be booked in advance or directly on site.
Accommodation is at Olga’s Guesthouse, in a very central location within the city of Livingstone. Own arrangements for meals in Livingstone.
4-9: Kafue National Park
Kafue National Park, extending for 22,400 km2, is Africa’s second largest National Park and is characterised by many different eco-systems and sceneries. From the southern Nanzhila Plains, to the lake habitat of Itezhi-tezhi, to the fit bush and Miombo forest up to the northern Busanga plains. During your Safari in the park, you will cross the entire park from south to north, stopping in two of the most beautiful camps: Konkamoya and Mayukuyuku.
We will enter the park from the southern gate of Dumdumweza then proceed the whole day through sandy and forest trails up to Konkamoya, resting on the shores of lake itezhi-tezhi. Here, we will set camp in an unfenced area, continuously crossed by wildlife where we will camp for the next 3 nights. During this stay, we will have continuous Game drives to explore the surrounding areas and we will also visit the Kafue Elephant Orphanage. On the 7th day of the safari, we will head north to Mayukuyuku, where we will set camp for the next 3 nights. In the following days we will explore the areas of Mayukuyuku, Shishamba and Busanga, with continuous game drives, including full-day game drives with pic-nic in the national park.
Nights will be spend around the fire at the camp, and we will sleep in camping tents.
Day 10: Lusaka
After a last morning game drive and brunch in Mayukuyuku, we will set off to Lusaka, where we will arrive in the early afternoon. Transfer to a good level lodge. Dinner at the lodge (not included) for your farewell to Zambia.
Day 11: Departure
Based on your return flight, you will be transferred to the airport. End of tour