Observing an elephant from a canoe on the Zambezi River

Immersive Zambia: Africa’s Most Complete Safari Experience

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Livingstone, Zambezi River, Victoria Falls, Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park...

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Suggested Duration

9 Days

Zambia’s most mesmerizing appeal comes from the diversity of safari perspectives. Horseback ride with giraffe and rhinos, savor Africa’s premier walking safari, and watch animals quarrel on the river banks from a motorboat and a canoe. Game drives go off the trail and continue into the night, helicopters take you above Victoria Falls, and light aircraft connects the various parks that are teeming with an abundant cast of wildlife. Welcome to the big-game wilderness, where every activity offers...

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Trip Highlights

  • Wander into the wilderness in South Luangwa with an exclusive safari on foot, tracking the ungulates in the park that invented walking safaris
  • Explore the darkness with thrilling nighttime game drives in South Luangwa, a perfect chance to find lions and leopards hunting beneath the moonlight
  • In Mosi-ou-Tunya National Park, you will spend a day horseback riding with zebra, giraffe, rhinos, and elephants
  • Spend relaxed days on the water in Lower Zambezi National Park, where you will enjoy a safari by motorboat and by a silent local canoe
  • Take a helicopter ride above Victoria Falls, then combine the perspective by walking across Knife-Edge bridge that runs parallel to the falls
  • Insert game drives into most of your safari days, with dawn and dusk times ideal for seeking out different predators, including the packs of wild dog found in South Luangwa
  • Fully customize your safari program in Lower Zambezi National Park, combining activities based on the animals you wish to see and the closeness you wish to experience
  • Marvel at Zambia from the air with light aircraft flights between the parks, a great chance to appreciate the scale of these wild lands

Detailed Description

Starting Price

$9,121 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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