Zambia

Southern Africa’s most remote safari destination – where you won’t see other travellers for miles – is Zambia. It’s home to Livingstone’s Victoria Falls, the wild Zambezi River, breath-taking lakes, wetlands, and an abundant bird- and wildlife. But just because it’s remote, doesn’t mean it lacks luxuries. Zambia is known for its bespoke lodges, mesmerising wilderness, deep bush game drives and some of Africa’s best guides.

Zambia is landlocked, but three rivers – the Kafue, the Luangwa and the Zambezi – flow through the country. It means birdlife and diverse wildlife is ever-present. Explore the vast country’s raw beauty like the North and South Luangwa National Park by charter flights or off-road vehicle. This is a country for adventurers who will be rewarded with five-star luxury lodges with breathless views and attentive service.

Share this:

Highlights in Zambia

  • The mighty Victoria Falls in Livingstone
  • Activities in Livingstone: white water rafting, bungee jumping, abseiling, swimming at the edge of the Victoria Falls in the “Devil’s Pool” etc.
  • Explore the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park
  • Wildlife in South Luangwa National Park
  • Adventure through North Luangwa National Park

Best time to travel

The Zambian weather is mild and pleasant. It’s in the tropics but has a high altitude between 1200m and 1500m above sea level. The three seasons are distinct:

April – August: Cool and dry (the most popular season)

September – November: Warm and dry

December – March: Warm and wet

Travel regions within Zambia

South Luangwa National Park

South Luangwa is located in the largely unexplored and wildly fascinating Luangwa Valley in Zambia, at the tail end of the western arm of the Great Rift Valley. Safari lodges range from modern African luxury suites, set on top of hills and alongside lagoons, to camps in colonial splendor, in…

View more

Livingstone (Victoria Falls)

Spectacular Victoria Falls is the widest sheet of falling water in the world! When the Zambezi River is in full flood, watching it crash 100 metres into a steep gorge is best described by the Falls local name of Mosi-oa-Tunya or ‘The Smoke That Thunders’. Especially on the Zambian side…

View more

North Luangwa National Park

North Luangwa is the wild, sister park of the more popular and accessible South Luangwa National Park. Together they form part of the Great Rift Valley which runs from East Africa down to Zambia. It’s mostly a walking destination centered on the southern wilderness area of the park. The habitat…

View more

Featured Tours in ZambiaDiscover our tailor-made tours

Magical Zimbabwe & Victoria Falls

Magical Zimbabwe & Victoria Falls

Experience the sights and sounds of Zimbabwe on this 10-day African safari. You’ll start your trip off in Zimbabwe’s most remote national park, Mana Pools National Park, before heading to the country’s biggest park, Hwange National Park, for fantastic game viewing. Your journey will end in Livingstone with the wet…

Find out moreEnquire about this tour
An African Journey through a Photographer’s Lens

An African Journey through a Photographer’s Lens

Pack your camera, and visit the most beautiful places in Africa on this 12-day safari. Start your African safari at the mighty Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Then you’ll meander down Botswana’s Chobe River on a luxury houseboat, followed by a luxurious stay on a private reserve. Spend your last days…

Find out moreEnquire about this tour

View all tours in Zambia