4 Days from$995.00 p/p in USD
DeparturesMar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Guided, Small Group
Welcome to Zambia, where the beauty of its scenery and the vast wilderness live in harmony. Absolute Zambia Safaris will take you to one of its famous parks, Lower Zambezi National Park, to enjoy what it has to offer from the animals and their habitats to the various activities inside the park including boat cruise, canoe safari and game drive. You will go home with beautiful memories and a new found love for the incredible wildlife.
Safari types:Birding Safari, Camping Safari, Guided Safari, Wildlife Safari
You will visit:Lower Zambezi National Park
Wildlife:Birds, Antelope, Zebra, Hippo, Crocodile, Giraffe, Elephant, Lion, Buffalo, Hyena, Wild Dog
Activities:Game Drive, Canoe, Boat Cruise
Getting around:4x4 Safari Vehicle, Transfer Vehicle
Start/end:Start in Lusaka , end in Lusaka
Highlights of the Safari
- Sunset Boat Cruise
- Canoe Safari & Camping on Island
- 4×4 Full Day Game Drive
- Mighty Zambezi River
- Full Board Safari
- Transfers Included
The best time to travel is June to October
Rates – Per Person USD
From USD 995 per person
- 3 nights in Accommodation (first & last night Luxury Ensuite Tented Chalet & second night Overnight Canoe Safari on the island)
- All Meals (breakfast, lunch, three course dinner)
- 1 x Sunset Boat Cruise
- 1 x Overnight Canoe Safari
- 1 x Full Day Game Drive Safari in Lower Zambezi National Park
- Return Lusaka to Kiambi Safari Lodge Road Transfers
- Visa fees & travel insurance
- Laundry service
- USD 25.00 pp 1-day park fees
- This itinerary is owned and delivered by ‘Absolute Zambia Safaris‘
- All prices are ‘From’ and may vary at the time of booking
- Display price is usually based on two people sharing
- ‘Absolute Zambia Safaris‘ reserves the right to change the content and price of the itinerary
- All itineraries are subject to availability
Safari Itinerary Summary
On arrival at Lusaka Airport, you will be met by our representative who will transfer you by road to Kiambi Safari Lodge in the Lower Zambezi valley, a drive of about 3.5 hrs. You will stay here for 3 nights, where you will enjoy an unforgettable Zambian safari experience. Depending on your arrival time, after check-in enjoy lunch and later in the afternoon a complimentary sunset boat cruise, followed by dinner.
Breakfast is at 07h30, followed by meeting your canoeing guide who will give you a brief run-down of the canoeing trip, dangerous animals, safety measures while on the river and at the campsite and canoeing techniques.
Departure is from the jetty then you set off down the river. A stop is made for tea, which is set up by the backup boat. Later on stop for lunch, which is also set up by the backup boat. Then you continue down river after lunch.
The backup boat goes on ahead to set up the campsite. In the late afternoon, we arrive Buffalo Beans campsite, situated on an island. Tents, bedrolls, wash-up facilities, a drop toilet and a bucket shower facility will all be set up when you get there. Dinner, fresh drinking water and juice are always provided
Today you have a mini breakfast early with tea/coffee and snacks. Then the motor boat will come from the lodge with a picnic (packed) to pick you up for your early morning cruise to the Chongwe Confluence, where you will find the 4×4 open sided safari vehicle. Here you will pay for park entry fees and your guide will give you a briefing.
Set off on a game drive and enjoy this wonderful park with game viewing before stopping for breakfast. Continue with your game viewing until around 1 pm when you have lunch in the bush. Relax a bit before continuing until around 3 pm when you will return to the Chongwe Confluence. Here you board the boat for a 1.5 hrs boat cruise back to the lodge, arriving just before dark.
Freshen up and relax before dinner time enjoying the amazing river view with open sky and stars. After dinner, you are free to enjoy some cold drinks from the bar or hot drinks before bedtime.
After breakfast check out of the lodge and, depending on your flight time out of Lusaka or onward arrangements, our driver will take you on a 3.5 hours road transfer back to Lusaka International Airport.