Hippopotamus walking out of water with hyacinth weed and egret on her back

Up Close & Personal: Exclusive Zambia Safari on Foot, Horseback and Water

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Customizable Itinerary

This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited


Places Visited

South Luangwa National Park, Luangwa River, Kafue National Park, Lower Zambezi National Park...

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Suggested Duration

14 Days

Gallop with the zebra, walk amongst the elephants, and paddle past the hippos and lions as your itinerary brings delightful and exclusive safari perspectives, bringing you out of the vehicle and into the untouched African atmosphere. Your handcrafted safari will celebrate unique vantage points with days spent enjoying Africa’s original walking safari in South Luangwa, safari on horseback with the herds of Kafue, and several days of water-based safari with the big game of the Lower Zambezi wetlands....

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Trip Highlights

  • Experience Africa’s finest walking safari with days spent in South Luangwa National Park to wander across big-game landscapes inaccessible to vehicles
  • Gallop with the herds on an exclusive horse riding safari around Kafue National Park, where the sense of escapism will rise to new levels
  • Get closer to the giants with days of water-based safari in the Lower Zambezi wetlands as canoes and motorboats bring you into an intimate world of safari drama
  • Relax after your adventures with a leisurely three-day stay along the Zambezi River, just upriver from Victoria Falls
  • Connect with the predators in all three of your safari destinations, with short day and nighttime game drives ensuring that you do not miss out on any of the wildlife
  • Celebrate the sensual excess of Africa on a true safari under canvas with suites that are wonderfully comfortable and effortlessly open to the wonders of the wild
  • Discover another perspective as you fly between the national parks with elephants and buffalo herds among those you can see from the window
  • Come to appreciate the nuances of wildlife and the wilderness as exclusive safari activities will allow you to get closer and understand more of the detail

Starting Price

$8,731 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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