The Parks of Zambia (Gold)
- In Detail
The Parks of Zambia safari is a nine night, three location, three camp flying safari visiting the most diverse wildlife parks in Zambia. starting with Kafue National Park in western Zambia with a three night in the heart of the Busanga Plains at Shumba Camp.The plains that surround the camp are rich in wildlife especially lions and the bird-life is some of best in Africa. For a stay of three nights or more a complimentary early morning balloon flight is offered.
From the Kafue you return to Lusaka for your scheduled (rather than light aircraft) flight that takes you to Mfuwe from where your transfer into the South Luangwa National Park and Tena Tena for a further three nights.. Set on a river bank, the camp looks into the park itself and you cross either via a close-by pontoon or the main bridge into the park. South Luangwa is heavily wooded in places and leopards thrive in its environment.
The safari finishes with three nights at Chiawa Camp in the Lower Zambezi National Park – set on the banks of the mighty Zambezi, Chiawi offers a superb quality of accommodation in a game rich area and a variety of game viewing activities. Water activities are a key part of the mix.
The safari starts and ends in Lusaka, Zambia.
£6495 to £7495
$7956 to $9181
R110415 to R127415
per person sharing
- Day 1
Met on arrival into Lusaka with a light aircraft transfer to Kafue National Park and Shumba Camp for a three night stay. Shumba, set in the heart of the game rich Busanga Plains, opens seasonally between 1st June and 31st October.
- Days 2 & 3
Activities as arranged by Shumba Camp.
- Day 4
Light aircraft flight (via Lusaka) to Mfuwe, where you will be met with a safari vehicle transfer to the South Luangwa National Park and Tena Tena for a three night stay. Tena Tena is a small and intimate camp and is situated on a bend of the Luangwa River is widely acclaimed as being one of the best tented safari camps in the whole of Zambia.
- Days 5 & 6
Activities as arranged by Tena Tena.
- Day 7
Safari vehicle transfer back to Mfuwe for your light aircraft flight (via Lusaka) to the Lower Zambezi National Park and Chiawa Camp for a three night stay. Chiawa, a sister camp to Old Mondoro, is sited under a grove of mahogany trees and blends almost seamlessly with its idyllic surroundings.
Activities as arranged by Chiawa Camp.
- Day 10
Light aircraft flight to Lusaka in time for your onward flight.
Prices are per person and based on two guest sharing double/twin accommodation throughout.
- 01 June to 15 July 2017: £6,495
- 15 July to 15 October 2017: £7,495
- 16 October to 31 October 2017: £6,795
Single supplement, child policy and child rates for this itinerary are available on request.
Please ask about having your own private specialist guide throughout your time on safari and about exclusive use of a private safari vehicle (for a maximum of six guests).
Flights for both the long-haul and short-haul international sectors can be arranged on your behalf. Please call us with your preferred airline and choice of cabin and we’ll provide you with our best price.