4 day Kafue National Park and Victoria Falls safari in Zambia
This 4 day Kafue national park and victoria falls safari in Zambia is one of the most common and satisfying itineraries in Zambia. Kafue national park is considered as one of the most visited national parks in Zambia. On the other hand, Victoria Falls is an iconic tourism attraction in Zambia. They say that if you visit Zambia without taking the trip to Victoria Falls, you would have missed visiting a part of Zambia.
Day 1: Livingstone-Victoria falls.
To maximize on the opportunities of participating in several activities at Victoria Falls; It is recommended that the trip starts from Livingstone- a bustling and metropolitan town which is the nearest to Victoria Falls. You could decide to book a hotel around the city, Livingstone, such that our guide picks you up from there. There is an international airport in Livingstone; you can land in Livingstone and later lodge somewhere within the city. You can travel directly from Lusaka-the capital city to Zambia to Livingstone; after meeting up with our guide, you shall be transferred to Victoria Falls. You shall be welcomed by this picturesque raging water falls- the falls are a world heritage and some of the best places in the world to participate in any water sport. White water rafting is considered as one of the most popular water activity at Victoria Falls and it is arguably one of the best destinations in the world to participate into the activity. After sightseeing opportunities and participating in the watersports available; you shall move to the terrestrial regions of Mosi Oa Tunya national park. Victoria Falls is part of Mosi Oa Tunya national park-there are other wildlife species, most especially herbivores, that reside within the park. A game drive around the park shall reveal most of these species. Elephants, Antelopes, zebra, giraffes, and warthog are common seen within the park.
Later, you shall retreat to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Victoria falls – Kafue National park
Kafue national park is 3 hours’ drive from Livingstone. During this day, you shall take off and drive to Kafue national park. Upon arrival, you check in your lodge, take hot lunch and later move to the park for an afternoon game drive. Kafue national park is one of the best national parks in Zambia and it is arguably one of the best to host hundreds of thousands of tourists throughout the year. The Kafue River which crosses through the park offers the much needed water and habitable conditions for the wildlife in the park. After a wonderful game drive, you shall retreat to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day3: Full day game drive
Kafue national park is blessed with several species of wildlife. This oldest and largest national parks in Zambia inhabits wildlife species which include bush pig, monitor lizards, bush baby, Oribi, cheetah, hartebeest, leopard, and others. Early in the morning after a wakeup call, you shall drive to the park for a morning game drive. Before you enter inside the park, you will go through the normal park entry formalities and later start your morning game drive. This game drive is a perfect opportunity to watch several early morning experiences which are common to several herbivores and carnivores. For examples, some carnivores hunt within the night and eat their prey early in the morning. After an insightful game drive, you shall drive back to the lodge for a tasty breakfast. Most lodges in Zambia serve both African and inter-continental dishes, you shall be assured of enjoying your preferred meals. You will take breakfast, relax a bit, pack your lunch and later drive back to the park for a game drive until dusk. With several species of wildlife, you shall surely have an insightful day. Later, you will transfer to your lodge for relaxation, dinner, and overnight.
Day 4: Kafue national park to Livingstone or Lusaka.
This is the last day of your safari and depending on departure point which can be either Livingstone or Lusaka; our tour guide shall transfer you to any of those points to catch a flight back home. However, if you have more time, you could opt for more days within Kafue national park. This tour is highly customizable and your input is highly encouraged.