Zambia is one of those few countries in Africa that you can’t miss to include on your bucket list during a visit to Africa. The country is situated in South-central Africa. It borders Tanzania in the north-east, Malawi in the East, Mozambique in the South-East, the Democratic Republic of Congo in the North, Namibia in the Southwest, Zimbabwe and Botswana in the South, and Angola to the West. The country’s capital city is Lusaka; however, there are other famous metropolitan cities in country such as Livingstone, Ndola, Kitwe, Kabwe, Chingola, and others. Zambia has a population of about 16 million people. When you ask several businessmen about some the things that they know about Zambia, the word copper is going to sound so much. The country is majorly known as a copper mining country however there is so much to experience in Zambia in terms of tourism:
Voted as the largest waterfall in the world and one of the best places in the world to participate in white water rafting; victoria falls is one the most popular iconic tourist attraction in the country. Although the falls is located at the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe, both countries benefit a lot from it in terms of tourism. There are several other watersports to participate in while at Victoria Falls such as swimming and others.
The fruit bat Migration
The fruit bat migration is considered as the largest natural migration in the world. Over 10 million fruit bats cross from crossing to the Mushitu Swamp evergreen forest in Kasanka National park; this migration occurs during October and November. You are always welcome to be part of this migration.
With over 73 ethnic groups, it is interesting to visit Zambia just to watch this cultural diversity. There is a lot to learn from this experience.
Zambia is blessed with over 10 national parks and these include South Luangwa national park, Sioma ngwezi national park, Nyika National park, Nsumbu National park, North Luangwa National park, Mosi Oa Tunya National park, Lusaka National park, Luambe National Park, Lower Zambezi National park, Lochinvar national park, Liuwa plain National park, Lavushi Manda National park, Kasanka National Park, Kafue National Park, Isangano National park, Blue Lagoon National park and others. A visit to any of these national parks shall give you one of the best wildlife experiences.
Zambia’s climate is favourable throughout the entire year.
A visit to Zambia is highly recommended to any tourists. Come and visit Zambia today.