12 Nights Luangwa, Lower Zambezi & Livingstone – Budget

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, this flight will take just over an hour.

Day 1 – 4 Flatdogs Camp
On Arrival at Mfuwe Airport after a 1hr 10 minutes flight from Lusaka, you will be met by your guide and the safari will start before you even arrive in camp. Flatdogs is situated adjacent to the main entrance of the South Luangwa National Park and is set on the east bank of the Luangwa River, nestled under shady trees the camp itself is usually full of game. Elephants wander through most evenings; giraffe are never far away, bushbuck hide in the shady bushes seemingly unaware of the human activity around them. Your first 3 nights will be spent in one of this camp’s luxury safari tents.

Day 4 – 7 Lion Camp
The journey from Flatdogs to Lion Camp takes you up the western bank of the Luangwa River through some wonderful game-viewing territory for about 3 hours. On arrival you will realize that Lion Camp’s position is one of its strongest features, it is set in the quiet northern sector of the Park well away from other camps. Accommodation is in canvas sided rooms with thatched roofs set on raised wooden platforms each commanding great views of the flood plain in front of camp. Game-viewing here is either on foot or from open safari vehicles.

Day 7 – 11 Kasaka
Your flight from Mfuwe to the Lower Zambezi routes via Lusaka and takes you into Royal Airstrip. Kasaka River Lodge is very close by, the road transfer to camp will take about 10 minutes. The camp is divided into its ‘Wild’ and ‘Tame’ sides, accommodation is in safari tents with en-suite bathrooms and great views of the Zambezi River as it flows past. One of the great attractions of the Lower Zambezi is the variety of activities on offer, the usual safari drives and walks are available as are a range of water-based activities such as canoeing, fishing or just cruising.

Day 11-13 Waterberry Lodge
Your flight from Lower Zambezi through Lusaka to Livingstone will bring you to your final destination on this safari. On arrival in Livingstone you will be driven 45 minutes to Waterberry Lodge set on a bank overlooking the Zambezi River some 25 kilometres up-stream from the Falls themselves. The camp has a very homely feel and in-house activities are offered ranging from a trip to visit the Falls to birding walks, river trips, fishing, island picnics and the like.

Day 13
A 45 minute road transfer will return you to Livingstone International Airport where you will connect to your onward flight.

Priced from $5,815 per person in shoulder season and from $6,670 in peak season