Zambia: Two Rivers Safari

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Run by: Wexas Travel

Reference number: 136748

From: £6200.00

Holiday overview

Experience the magic of the Zambian wilderness with luxury wildlife specialists Norman Carr Safaris. Stay at exceptional bush camps in some of Zambia’s most off-the- beaten-track locations and enjoy walking safaris, guided game drives and water based activities while you go in search of incredible local wildlife along the banks of the Luangwa and Zambezi rivers. It's all brought together with included light aircraft flights and private transfer throughout

Holiday itinerary

Day 1: Depart UK

Begin your holiday in style with airport lounge access before your overnight to Lusaka. 

Days 2-4: Lower Zambezi National Park

Arrive in Lusaka where you'll transfer onto a light aircraft to Royal and your lodge in the Lower Zambezi National Park – the delightful Chongwe River Camp. Stylish tented suites provide the accommodation on a riverbank home to herds of elephants and wallowing hippos, while a full programme of activities include game drives, guided walking tours and water-based adventures such as canoeing and, of course, fishing. The lodge's new hide is a special highlight, offering superb photo opportunities both day and night.

Stay: Time + Tide Chongwe River Camp

Days 5-6: South Luangwa

Today's light-aircraft transfer, via Lusaka, sees you to Mfuwe in South Luangwa National Park and the Time + Tide Mchenja Bush Camp. Located in a remote wilderness, the surrounding landscapes are home to everything from leopard and lion to wildebeest and elephant. It's truly one of the world's leading wildlife sanctuaries, where you’ll enjoy two days of exciting safari activities, with the chance to go game viewing by vehicle, or on foot in one of Zambia’s remotest and most beautiful locations. Even back at camp, you might catch sight of a baboons swinging through the forest back drop as you take a dip in the pool or relax with a sundowner at the end of two action-packed and wildlife-filled days.

Stay: Time + Tide Mchenja Bush Camp

Days 7-8: South Luangwa

A morning transfer brings you to your second camp in the South Luangwa National Park – the exceptionally luxurious Chinzombo. Its cutting edge design and impressive array of facilities make it one of the finest safari camps in the country. Set within 60 acres of pristine wilderness and boasting a magnificent riverside location, this luxury camp offers some of the best game viewing in South Luangwa. Enjoy first-class facilities in one of six stunning villas, which feature private pools and wonderful river views. Each day you’ll enjoy safari activities including game drives and guided walks in search of abundant local wildlife.

Days 9-10: Lower Zambezi/Depart

After a final breakfast at your lodge, it's time to check out for a light aircraft flight to Lusaka, where you'll board your flight home, arriving the following day.

Holiday pricing

Includes:

  • Complimentary UK airport lounge access
  • Return flights between London and Lusaka
  • Domestic flights between Lusaka and Mfuwe, Royal and Lusaka
  • Transfers to/from local airports and local inter-camp road transfers
  • 4 nights accommodation in 4* (Superior) lodges on a full board basis including selected drinks and house wines
  • 3 nights accommodation in a 5* (Deluxe) lodge on a full board basis including selected drinks and house wines
  • Shared day and nights game drives, walking safaris, cultural visits, boat cruises, fishing and canoeing (in Chongwe only)

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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