Day 1; Arriving in Zambia and Heading to South Luangwa National Park
Upon your arrival, at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport in Lusaka you will receive a welcome from your guide. They will assist you in transferring to South Luangwa National Park giving you the option of a road tour or a quick domestic flight depending on your preference.
During your tour to South Luangwa take in the awe inspiring landscapes. Catch a glimpse of life in Zambia. Your knowledgeable guide will provide insights. Happily answer any questions you may have about the country. Once you reach South Luangwa National Park you’ll check into chosen accommodation. Whether you opt for a lodge or a comfortable tented camp expect a stay surrounded by natures beauty.
After settling in savor a lunch made with local ingredients. Take some time to relax and unwind before begining on your game drive within South Luangwa National Park. South Luangwa is famous for its wildlife population including elephants, lions, leopards, buffalo and various antelope species. With the expertise of your guide leading the way keep your eyes peeled for these creatures well as the numerous bird species that find their home, within the park.
As the sun starts to go head back, to your place of stay. Treat yourself to a delicious dinner prepared by talented chefs who specialize in showcasing local flavors as well as international cuisine. Take some time to reflect on the days adventures and enjoy a night at your accommodation, surrounded by the sounds of the African wilderness.
Day 2; Full Day Game Drives in South Luangwa National Park
Rise and shine in the morning. After savoring a cup of coffee or tea along with a light snack begin on an exciting game drive. The early hours of the day offer opportunities to witness predators in action and observe the parks inhabitants as they begin their routines. Your experienced guide will skillfully navigate through the parks landscape taking you to areas with potential for wildlife sightings. Gain insights into the interconnectedness between plant life and animal species developing an admiration for this unique ecosystem.
After a hours return to your place of stay for a deserved breakfast. Enjoy engaging conversations, with travelers as you share stories and recount wildlife encounters over a satisfying meal. Take advantage of the mid morning hours to relax and recharge. You can choose to luxuriate in your accommodation take a swim or simply immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty that surrounds you. During lunchtime you have another chance to treat yourself to the lodges delicious cuisine. Take your time to savor the flavors and refuel for the adventures.
In the afternoon enjoy your game drive where you’ll explore parts of the park. Your knowledgeable guide will enhance your experience by sharing insights into the lives of the animals you encounter. As the sun starts to set immerse yourself in a captivating night game drive. Equipped with spotlights venture, into the darkness and witness the mesmerizing wonders of South Luangwa. Keep an eye out for predators on their hunt observe behaviors and listen to natures symphony of sounds. Afterwards return to your accommodation where a delightful dinner awaits you. Share. Relish in Zambias flavors as you recount the highlights of your day. Rest comfortably in your quarters knowing that exciting adventures await you tomorrow.
Day 3; Walking Safari and Cultural Experience
Following breakfast begin, on a guided walking safari. An opportunity to explore the bush on foot. Accompanied by a guide and armed ranger you’ll have a chance to discover the gems of nature in this magnificent landscape.Experience the beauty of landscapes, where you can truly connect with nature on a personal level. Your knowledgeable guide will enlighten you about the plant life, wildlife and traditional uses of plants. Learn to recognize animal tracks listen to the calls of bird species and gain a profound understanding of the intricate interconnectedness, within the ecosystem.
Indulge in a deserved lunch at your accommodation savoring the flavors that Zambia has to offer one last time. In the afternoon begin on an adventure to a village. Immerse yourself in the community and gain valuable insights into their traditions, daily routines and cultural customs. Engage in conversations with community members witness captivating dances and perhaps even try your hand at some handicraft activities.
As dusk settles in return to your lodge for a farewell dinner that celebrates the cherished memories created during your exciting experience. Raise your glass in a toast to the beauty of Zambia and all the incredible moments you’ve encountered. Spend your night at the lodge relishing in the serenity of your surroundings and reflecting upon this tour that you have begined upon.
Day 4; Departure
After enjoying a breakfast bid farewell to South Luangwa National Park as you begin your tour to Kenneth Kaunda International Airport, in Lusaka.
If your flight schedule allows, you might have some time in Lusaka to explore the city or do some last minute shopping, for souvenirs. Your safari guide will make sure that you reach the airport with time for check in and departure procedures. Take a glimpse at the Zambian landscape as you leave carrying with you unforgettable memories and a newfound appreciation for the marvels of African wilderness. Get on your flight treasuring the moments encounters and natural beauty that made your incredible safari, in Zambia truly special.