Days 1-2: Arrive Lusaka. Met at airport Drive west to enter Kafue National Park. Stay for two nights at a well known lodge on the banks of the Kafue River. Evening game drive into "wild" side of Kafue or evening sunset cruise are included. (drive 4 hours).
Days 3-4: Drive the short distance through the GMA to a lodge on the banks of the Kafue River, run by owner/manger and botanist Tom Heineken. Spend two nights, where activities game walks, game and night drives, river cruises, fishing and sundowners on a nearby rocky outcrop overlooking the Kafue valley and riverine forest, are included. (day 3: drive 3 hours)
Day 5: Drive further south, past Itechi-Techi dam, the man made dam on the Kafue river, supplying water to greater Lusaka, and on to Nanzhila Plains in the southern section of Kafue National Park. Stay for one night in en-suite safari tents at a camp on the Plains. (drive 4 hours).
Days 6-7: Arrive Livingstone. Stay for two nights at a unique lodge, high above the Batoka Gorge. Activities include visits to local village markets, gorge walks (great for birders) and visits to the Victoria Falls. (drive 5 hours).
Day 8: Safari ends after breakfast. Transfer to airport.
Whereas we have presented this itinerary in good faith, it is in the nature of a safari that for reasons beyond its control not all aspects of the itinerary may be available at the time the safari takes place. In this instance, we will at our discretion replace certain items, venues or routes with those of a similar or equal nature.
A word about this safari:
This is an all lodge safari. You will be accompanied through out by an experienced driver/guide and transported in an air conditioned comfortable bush vehicle. All activities will be provided by staff from each lodge according to its location and specialty.
The price of the above itinerary of 7 nights is US $3,825 per person for a minimum of four people traveling together.
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