Liuwa Plain & Kasanka

Visit operator website

Run by: Wildlife Worldwide

Reference number: 10017

From: £Contact us

Join legendary guide Robin Pope on this once-in-a-lifetime trip to Zambia, visiting the wildlife-rich Liuwa Plains and Kasanka National Park during peak wildebeest and bat migration.

This exclusive 12 day trip visits the remote and unique Liuwa Plains to see the many thousands of blue wildebeest and zebra which migrate to the centre of the plain at the end of October each year. After four nights at the new Mambeti Camp, you travel to the phenomenal Kasanka National Park to witness one of nature's greatest events – a gathering of fruitbats, creating the highest density of mammals on the planet. 

Liuwa and Kasanka are not only known for their spectacular mammal migrations, they are also renowned for their prolific birdlife and you can expect to see an incredible array of unusual species during your stay. In Liuwa, highlights include red-billed and Hottentot teal, sooty chat and long-tailed whydah, while in Kasanka, you may see the rare Pel's fishing owl, wattled crane and Ross's turaco.

Typical itinerary

The full itinerary detail is available on our website.

  1. Day 1: Depart UK
  2. Day 2: Arrive Lusaka
  3. Day 3: Lusaka to Liuwa Plains
  4. Days 4-6: Liuwa Plain National Park
  5. Day 7: Liuwa Plains to Lusaka
  6. Day 8: Fly to Kasanka
  7. Days 9-10: Kasanka National Park
  8. Day 11: Depart Kasanka
  9. Day 12: Arrive UK
  • Available*: Nov
  • Group size: 10
  • Price including flights from/to UK: From £9,995 pp
  • Price excluding international flights: From £9,195 pp
  • Included in the price/package:
    • Domestic and charter flights between Lusaka/Liuwa/Kasanka
    • Transfers
    • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Lusaka
    • 4 nights Mambeti Camp in Liuwa Plain National Park
    • 3 nights Wasa Camp in Kasanka National Park
    • Most meals
  • Activities available:
    • Camping
    • Culture
    • Nature drive
    • Photography
    • Walking

Departures

This is a group trip with fixed departure dates. Please refer to our website for further information.

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

Get inspiration every week into your inbox!

Sign up to our weekly Trip Finder email and get a selection of the best trips to feed your Wanderlust