ZAMBEZI CANOE SAFARI
days, 4 nights of game viewing in the Lower Zambezi Valley
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Lower Zambezi Valley lies along the northern banks of the Zambezi
River opposite Mana Pools National Park in Zimbabwe. The waters
of the Zambezi are a focal point for the wildlife, which includes
elephant, hippo, buffalo, zebra, lion, leopard, various antelope
species, baboon and vervet monkey, together with a great variety
ITINERARY: THE ZAMBEZI CANOE SAFARI
1: LUSAKA - LOWER ZAMBEZI RIVER CAMP
We depart from the Lusaka Airport at +-14h00 for Lower Zambezi
River Camp on the banks of the Zambezi. The Camp offers superb
views over the Zambezi and Kafue Rivers. (Dinner).
2/3/4: LOWER ZAMBEZI CANOEING
We board our canoes for 2 days of canoeing on the Zambezi River.
Whilst paddling down the gentle current of the river, we relax
and enjoy watching the game and wildlife at close quarters.
The Zambezi valley has a population of buffalo, waterbuck, hippo,
elephant, lion, zebra, hyena, leopard and numerous species of
birds. The harmonious interaction of species is combined with
a profound sense of peace and serenity. In the evening we enjoy
the remoteness of our bush camp. (All meals).
5: LOWER ZAMBEZI - LUSAKA
We cross the Kafue River on the pontoon and arrive at Lusaka
Airport at +-11h00. (Breakfast).
itinerary will depend on local conditions.
GRADING: (4 tents)
safari: No camp duties.
Accommodation: 4 Nights camping.
Meals: Prepared by the guide and cook, all
meals when camping. Excludes lunches on Days 1 and 5.
Group size: 6-12 Participants.
Canoeing: We canoe between 25-30km, for a period
of 5-7 hours per day, including a lunch break. No previous canoeing
experience is necessary however participants must be fit and
in good health.
Important: Not recommended for participants
over 55 years.
Transfers: Transfers from and to Lusaka provided
on Day 1 and Day 5.
Sleeping bag hire: €22 - must be booked
Day and night game drives in open 4x4 vehicles, canoeing, birdwatching,
stargazing (May-December) and walks.
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