Safari package for Botswana, Zambia and Malawi

10 Nights/ 11 Days

This package offers our clients one of the best safari experiences that one can get from Southern Africa. Botswana’s Chobe National Park is of Africa’s game-rich wildlife sanctuaries whilst the Victoria Falls in Zambia is an attraction not to be missed!! The South Luangwa in Zambia is also one of the best wildlife parks in Africa with over 40 species of large mammals recorded and Lake Malawi is of course, one of the best places to take a relaxed beach safari holiday from.

A summary of the Lodges and places which make up this package is as follows;

  • 3 nights at Victoria Falls Waterfront Lodge in Livingstone, Zambia
  • 3 nights at Wildlife Camp in South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
  • 1 night at Latitude Hotel in Lilongwe
  • 3 nights at Danforth Lodge on Lake Malawi

Itinerary Summary


Day 1 – Arrival at Livingstone Airport and transfer to Victoria Falls Waterfront Lodge

On arrival off your international flight at Livingstone Airport, our driver will pick you up and transfer you to Victoria Falls Waterfront Lodge where you will spend the first 3 nights of your unforgettable Southern African safari.

Day 1 to Day 4 – Victoria Falls Waterfront Lodge, Livingstone

A Fun and lively, the Victoria Falls Waterfront is the perfect place to stay when you are looking for centrally located, yet affordable Livingstone accommodation.

The Victoria Falls Waterfront Lodge has long been known as the heart of Livingstone, Victoria Falls Zambia. Only four kilometres from the areas main attraction, the Victoria Falls, the resort is ideally positioned to take advantage of the many activities that are on offer in the area. The Waterfront resort offers great facilities including a restaurant and bar where many sundowners have been enjoyed from the deck whilst overlooking the Zambezi River and Siloka Island.

Sundowners on the Zambezi River are an essential start to a holiday in Victoria Falls. Each day the HMV Makumbi, the party boat of note, departs from the Waterfront jetty for a sunset cruise up the Zambezi, which includes all drinks and snacks, returning as night falls.
The Victoria Falls Waterfront Lodge Facilities

  • Affordable Vic Falls accommodation
  • Only 4 kms from the Victoria Falls, Zambia
  • Located on the Zambezi River
  • Restaurant & Bar
  • Sunset cruise daily & Internet café
  • Great place from which to do activities
  • Enjoy fantastic pizzas at the restaurant

Why stay at Victoria Falls Waterfront?

  • Centrally located
  • Great atmosphere
  • Watch amazing African sunsets from the deck
  • Value for money accommodation on the Zambian side of Victoria Falls

During your 3 nights stay in Livingstone, the following activities are included in this package;

  • 1 x guided tour of the Victoria Falls
  • 1 x Sunset cruise on Makumbi
  • 1 x Full day trip to Chobe National Park

You can book other activities from the activities desk right at Victoria Falls Waterfront Lodge when you are there – there are also numerous adventure activities in the city of Livingstone for you to try whilst you are there.
Flight from Livingstone to South Luangwa
On this day, you will be transferred to Livingstone Airport to catch a local flight to South Luangwa via Lusaka Airport. At Mfuwe Airport (South Luangwa), you will be welcomed by a guide from Wildlife Safari Camp who will transfer you to the Camp, which will be your home during your 3 nights of exploring Zambia’s top wildlife safari destination, the South Luangwa National Park.
Brief notes about South Luangwa National Park
For most visitors, South Luangwa National Park is by far the most practical park to visit in the valley. This is Zambia’s premier wildlife park, with superb wildlife and many excellent camps. This is where the now famous walking safaris started from over 60 years ago and this unique African destination retains some of the finest world-class safari guides.

There are many contenders for the title of Africa’s best game park. The Serengeti, Amboseli, Ngorongoro Crater, Etosha, Kruger, Moremi and Mana Pools would certainly be high on the list. South Luangwa has a better claim than most. Some of these other areas will match its phenomenally high game densities. Many others – the lesser known of Africa’s parks – will have equally few visitors. One or two also allow night drives, which open up a different, nocturnal world to view, allowing leopards to be commonly seen and even watched whilst hunting.

However, few have South Luangwa’s high quality of guiding together with its remarkable wildlife spectacles, day and night, in the isolation of a true wilderness. These elements, perhaps, are how the contenders ought to be judged, and on these the South Luangwa Park comes out around the top of the list.


Day 4 to Day 7 – Wildlife Safari Camp, Central South Luangwa National Park

Wildlife Camp is a safari-camp on the banks of the Luangwa River in Zambia. This camp provides guests with an affordable front-row seat to one of the greatest wildlife sanctuaries in Africa, South Luangwa National Park. Since 1992 Wildlife Camp has been one of the most famous and popular camps in the Luangwa Valley, providing our guests with spectacular and authentic experiences in the African bush.

Wildlife Camp has 9 en-suite chalets, five of which are situated in a quiet corner of the camp, overlooking a lagoon area and surrounded by huge shady trees while the other four are located in the centre of our camp, conveniently close to our reception area, main bar and restaurant. These four chalets each offer unique views over the Luangwa River. The Camp also has En-suite Safari Tents which are ideal for budget guests who cannot afford the slightly higher rates for the Chalets.
Activities at Wildlife Camp will be:-

  • Morning Game Drives with professional local guides
  • Night Game drives with professional local guides
  • Walking Safaris with professional local guides and an armed escort scout
  • All day game drive picnics can also be arranged with packed lunch

Wildlife Camp will be your home for the first 3 nights of your South Luangwa safari.


Day 7 – Transfer from South Luangwa to Lilongwe City

On this day, Imagine Zambia Tours will pick up you up from Wildlife Camp and transfer you to Lilongwe where you will spend one night en-route to Lake Malawi.

Day 7 to Day 8 – Latitude 13 Hotel, Lilongwe City

Latitude 13 Hotel is the best for place to stay in Lilongwe for clients going to or coming from Lake Malawi. This hotel is more stylish, yet simple and spacious, allowing you enjoy a perfect stay in a quiet, leafy lanes on the northern edge of Malawi’s capital city, and between Kamuzu Airport and central Lilongwe.

An 18 metre pool and state-of-the-art fitness centre only a hop, skip and jump from your front door is also one of the features at this beautiful small hotel.

A 42” flat screen TV, in room safe and high speed internet access are just some of the amenities found at Latitude 13 Hotel.


Day 8 – Transfer from Lilongwe to Lake Malawi

After breakfast on this day, you will be picked up from Latitude 13 Hotel and head out going to Lake Malawi. Danforth Lodge will be your home during your 3 nights on Lake Malawi

Day 8 to Day 11 – Danforth Lodge on Lake Malawi

Danforth Lodge has eight en-suite, air-conditioned rooms, tastefully decorated in cool, nautical colours and all opening onto a large patio. There are double, twin and family rooms. All rooms have spectacular views of the lake and look out over Thumbi West Island. The garden has shady lawns, leading to a sparkling, beach side, infinity swimming pool. Moored just a stones throw away is the luxury yacht “Mufasa”.

Danforth Lodge operates on a “full board” basis which includes three delicious meals each day, plus teas, coffees, cakes and snacks. The team of local and international chefs takes pride in presenting a tempting selection of menu options, using seasonal, locally sourced, fresh ingredients. Danforth has built up a well deserved reputation for serving excellent cuisine. Dining takes place on the thatched, beachside gazebo. Dietary needs are catered to.


Day 11 – Transfer from Lake Malawi to Lilongwe Airport

After breakfast, you will be on a transfer from Lake Malawi to Lilongwe Airport where you will catch your international flight out of Malawi going back home.