8 days and 7 nights to enjoy the best of what Zambezi River has to offer. Luxury lodges, tree houses, canoeing, National Parks and more!
Duration: 8 Days and 7 Nights
Price: Please Contact us about the price of this Itinerary
Day 1: Kayila lodge
Night one at Kayila lodge on a fully inclusive basis.
On the Zambian bank of the Zambezi River, overlooking the Mana Pools National Park shoreline, is Kayila Lodge, an exclusive 12-bedded safari lodge. There are 3 beautifully appointed twin thatched en-suite lodges, the honeymoon suite with its sunken bath, a double lodge and built 30 feet up an African Sausage Tree, the famous Kayila tree house suite. There are a multitude of activities to chose from when staying at Kayila, including bush walks with an armed professional guide, hikes to the nearby escarpment, game viewing by boat or vehicle or simply relaxing in the beautiful gardens of the lodge.
Day 2: Kayila Lodge
Night two at Kayila Lodge on a fully inclusive basis. On day 3, clients can be transferred by motorboat to Chongwe Camp and from there canoe to Mwambashi River Lodge – this is an option.
Day 3: Mwambashi River Lodge
Night three at Mwambashi River Lodge on a fully inclusive basis.
Situated deep within the relatively unexplored Lower Zambezi National Park, directly opposite Chikwenya Island and on the eastern boundary of Mana Pools, lies Mwambashi River Lodge. Mwambashi accommodates 16 guests in large comfortable East African-style safari tents built on raised wooden platforms. Each unit has an en suite shower, toilet and hand basin. Of all Safari Par Excellence lodges, Mwambashi offers guests the greatest wildlife viewing opportunities. The lodge also conducts nights drives, sundowner cruises and short canoe trips.
On day 4, clients can canoe from Mwambashi River Lodge to Chakwenga with a return game drive through the Lower Zambezi National Park – this is an option.
Day 4: Mwambashi River Lodge
Night four Mwambashi River Lodge on a fully inclusive basis.
Day 5: Mwambashi River Lodge
Night five Mwambashi River Lodge on a fully inclusive basis.
Charter flight from Jeki airstrip (4 kms from Mwambashi River Lodge) to Livingstone Airport. Road transfer to Thorn tree River Lodge.
Day 6: Thorn tree River Lodge
Night six Thorn tree River Lodge on a fully inclusive basis.
Situated on the Zambian bank of the Zambezi River, within the renowned Mosi- Oa- Tunya National Park and just 15 kilometers upstream from the spectacular Victoria Falls, lies the secluded Thorn tree Lodge. With 7 standard rooms and 2 suites, Thorn tree Lodge offers its guests a unique and personal African experience. Each accommodation unit has on suite facilities. Thorn tree’s riverside location and its unique position within the National Park allows for a wide choice of activities including sunset cruises, game drives, cultural tours, fishing and visits to the Falls.
Day 7: Thorn tree River Lodge
Night seven Thorn tree River Lodge on a fully inclusive basis.
Day 8: Transfer to Airport
Day Eight transfer to the Airport for the flight to Jo’burg where you will connect with another flight back home.
Details: Clients to charter from Lusaka to Kayila Lodge (25 minutes)