Explore Zambia with its game-rich parks and incredible proximity to the Victoria Falls. You’ll experience some of Southern Africa’s wildest and most remote destinations but you’ll be far from roughing it: a Zambia safari combines excellent big game viewing with luxurious lodges and some of the best guides in Africa.

And although the raw beauty of Zambia’s vast reserves has long made them a favourite for safari connoisseurs, they don’t attract the crowds that cluster around sightings in the better-known parks in Africa – in fact, the only bustle you’re likely to find is at the country’s most popular attraction: the spectacular Victoria Falls.

Visit South Luangwa National Park, a haven for elephant, lion and endemic species such as Thornicroft’s giraffe. During night drives, spot nocturnal animals including leopard and spotted hyena. Another must on the Zambia safari is the Lower Zambezi National Park, crisscrossed by the Zambezi River, the life-source of enormous herds of elephant, buffalo and waterbuck, as well as 350 bird species. Enjoy game drives and horseback safaris in untamed Kafue National Park – its wide-open floodplains are home to large herds of antelope and there are plenty of predators on the prowl. We’d highly recommend combining 2 or 3 different destinations for a complete Zambia safari experience.

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