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14 Day | Explorer’s River Trail Safari to Zambia

Country Zambia
Theme Photography | City Touring | Remote | Active - Moderate
Time of Year July - October; High Season: Jul-Sep
Duration 14 Days

Itinerary Description

This is a safari that explores two of Africa’s Rivers, the Zambezi and the South Luangwa. Ideal for the true adventurer with activities such as world-class walking safaris in the South Luangwa, canoeing in the Lower Zambezi and morning and night game drives. Begin with two nights in Livingstone where you can visit Victoria Falls. Your accommodations include a luxury lodge, rustic trail camps and permanent tented camps. Customize your itinerary by selecting the camps, and for the keen photographer, booking a private vehicle and the photographic hides!

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Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01+02

USA/Johannesburg

Depart on your overnight flight to Johannesburg, South Africa. Overnight InterContinental Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport Hotel.

Day 03+04

Livingstone

Fly to Livingstone, Zambia. Full day white water rafting. 2 nights Royal Livingstone Hotel.

Day 05+06

South Luangwa

Fly to South Luangwa National Park, day and night game drives, and guided walks. 2 nights Tafika Camp, Mchenja Camp, Nsefu Camp, Kaingo Camp or Chindeni Camp.

Day 07-09

South Luangwa

Transfer to the walking trail to begin your walking safari. Each day you will hike 4-7 miles to your next camp with a professional ecologist, an armed guard. 3 nights Chikoko Tree Camp and Crocodile Bush Camp, Kakuli Camp and Chinzombo, Tena Tena Camp, Mwamba Bush Camp or Chamilandu Camp.

Day 10-12

Lower Zambezi

Scheduled flight to Lower Zambezi National Park, day and night game drives, walks, boat and canoe safaris, 3 nights Chiawa Camp or Old Mondoro.

Day 13+14

Lower Zambezi/Lusaka/Johannesburg/USA

After a morning activity transfer by scheduled inter-Africa flight to Lusaka. Make your onward connecting flight to Johannesburg and onward overnight flight.

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There was no let up and no day ever came close to being uneventful. The location of Old Mondoro is spectacular and beautiful.

This was our 5th trip with The AAC and it was our best trip ever.  It turned out to be an amazing adventure.  By the second or third day we felt the trip was totally worthwhile even if we saw or experienced nothing more.  And then it...

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We had fantastic wildlife viewing with my favorite being the leopard mom and her two cubs!

Chiawa Camp was excellent.  The staff was wonderful and made the time there all the more memorable with all their creative mealtime arrangements such as a private dinner on the river.  We had one of the nicer tents with a view of the...

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The Africa Adventure Company was one of the first boutique travel agencies to offer customizable Africa travel itineraries. Together we can create a trip that includes the experiences and destinations most important to you, your family, or your group.

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#1 Africa-Only Travel Company

Industry Leaders in Customizable Safaris

The Africa Adventure Company was one of the first boutique travel agencies to offer customizable Africa travel itineraries. Together we can create a trip that includes the experiences and destinations most important to you, your family, or your group.

Value-Added
Adventures

Many travelers expect private and independent safaris to be unaffordable, but our clients are delighted to discover they do not have to join a group of strangers in order to experience a customized safari adventure.

Security &
Safety-Focused

We work with people who will take care of you. Our guides, travel consultants, and tour operators understand the complicated and complex nature of travel in Africa and have decades of experience to ensure your safety at every leg of your trip.

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