Female elephant with her calf on the banks of the Zambezi River in Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia

Family-Friendly Zambia Safari: Private Villas, Tailored Activities, Exceptional Wildlife

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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

Lusaka, South Luangwa National Park, Lower Zambezi National Park, Livingstone...

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Suggested Duration

12 Days

Canoeing past hippos, learning to track endemic antelopes, nighttime drives encountering leopards on the prowl; Zambia is the perfect country for fully customizing a family adventure, the variety and quality of safari ensures that everyone lives out their safari dream. Using private villas and fully tailored family activities, this 10-day safari celebrates the essence of Zambia and African safari, from the thrilling big game to the unique surprises.

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Trip Highlights

  • Enjoy a home away from home in the heart of the Zambian wilderness, with a private villa accommodation on plains rich with wildlife
  • Tailor every day to your family’s interests with a privately-guided program, including specialized wildlife activities for the children and thrilling walks as a family
  • Customize the safari program with a stunning variety of safari activities that’s unique to Zambia, including regular nighttime game drives, canoe and kayak safaris, and game walks with local animal trackers
  • Immerse the family in the big-game wilderness of South Luangwa National Park, where you’re enveloped by Africa’s most spectacular animals and its most sensational characters
  • Discover the waterside charm of the Lower Zambezi National Park, where elephants and hippos are your neighbors and nature’s soundtrack never stops playing
  • Savor the wonder of micro flights as light aircraft soar over wild Zambia, an inspiring adventure that connects you with remote national parks
  • Explore the inspirational spectacle of Victoria Falls and be immersed in the smoke that thunders
  • Livingstone is full of exciting options and can be as adventurous or relaxed as you want it to be, from languid days along the Zambezi River to helicopter flights above the falls

Starting Price

$13,879 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.

Reviews of Zicasso's Referral Service

4.93 stars based on 263 reviews.

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