Luangwa and Livingstone – Luxury

From: $6,275.00

Spend 7 nights between South Luangwa National Park and Livingstone, home to the magnificent Victoria Falls. Fly in to Lusaka and on to Mfuwe where you will begin your journey into the heart of Zambia – her culture and the best wildlife destination Africa has to offer. Your first camp – Nsolo – is situated inside the park and the focus is on walking safaris – the best way to experience Africa, to immerse yourself in the bush and discover the intricacies of the bush and her inhabitants. Rooms are spacious, raised on wooden decks for perfect views over the river. Mchejna camp offers both walking and guided game drives in open 4×4 vehicles. Fly to Livingstone and the luxury of Tongabezi Lodge situated on the banks of the Zambezi River. Spend two nights exploring the Falls, river rafting, rhino walks, sunset cruises and the markets of the small bustling town that is Livingstone.

 

 

Description

7 nights of unparalleled game viewing in South Luangwa with the focus on wildlife, walking and game drives in open 4×4 vehicles discover the magic that is South Luangwa National Park. Situated at the bottom of the Great East African Rift Valley South Luangwa is home to the densest populations of Africa.

Voted the No1 wildlife destination and the safest country in Africa in 2018, Zambia is the perfect safari destination of the seasoned or first time traveler to Africa.

Fly into to Livingstone and spent 2 nights exploring the Victoria Falls, discover the myriad views, walk all the footpaths and watch as millions of liters of water per second plunge into the Batoka Gorge. White water rafting, local markets, bungee jump, gorge swings, rhino walks, sunset cruises and much more or simply relax on your deck and enjoy the serene location.

How to Get There

By Plane

Fly directly into Lusaka with either Emirates, Ethiopian Airways, Kenya Airways or South African Airways. On arrival in Lusaka a driver/guide will be waiting for you in arrivals, he will have a small board bearing your name. From here he will assist you on to your connecting flight to Mfuwe International Airport.

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Full Itinerary

Day 1

Upon arrival at Lusaka International Airport you will be met by our representative and assisted with immigration and customs procedures. You will then be directed to the domestic check-in counters for your flight to Mfuwe in the South Luangwa.

Day 1-3           

Nsolo Bush-Camp

The flight from Lusaka to Mfuwe will take 1hr 10 minutes. Nsolo is set inside the National Park about 2 hours’ drive from the Airport. The Camp is set away from the permanent waters of the Luangwa River and has a limited network of roads in its vicinity so is predominantly a walking camp.

The 4 rooms at Nsolo are very spacious, set on raised wooden decks with grass walls and thatch roofs; each one is designed differently and has its own veranda and private views across the Luwi sand river bed.

Day 3- 5          

Mchejna Camp

Mchenja is one of the Luangwa’s best appointed camps and will be your home for the next two nights.  The tents are custom designed, each has a roll top bath and stunning views of the river, there is also a small pool which provides refreshing relief in the warmer months. You will have ample opportunity to explore the area with your guide both on foot and in open 4×4 vehicles.

Day 5-7           

Tongabezi

From Mfuwe your scheduled flight to Livingstone will route via Lusaka and your trip will end at one of Zambia’s most romantic camps. Tongabezi is set on a large bend in the Zambezi River some 20kms up-stream from Victoria Falls.

There are plenty of activities on offer in the Livingstone area and whether staying in one of their River Cottages or in one of the renowned luxury houses, Tongabezi is a wonderful place to relax after a busy day, watch the river slowly amble by and start planning your return to this part of Africa.

Day 7

A 30 minute road transfer will take you to Livingstone International Airport where you will connect to your onward flight.

Included / Excluded

Including:

  • Full board accommodation and safari activities throughout
  • Local drinks and house wines at Waterberry.
  • National Park fees & conservation levies in Luangwa.
  • In-house activities in Livingstone.
  • Airport and inter-camp transfers.
  • Domestic flights and departure taxes.

Excluding:

  • Visa fees for entry to Zambia.
  • International flights.
  • Drinks whilst at Flatdogs or Nkonzi camps.
  • Victoria Falls Entry Fees.
  • Gratuities and items of personal nature.

Rates By Season

20 – 31 May 2019

USD 6275-00 Per Person Sharing

1 June – 31 October 2019

USD 7610-00 Per Person Sharing

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