South Luangwa & Victoria Falls (Affordable)

7 Nights

This safari itinerary offers you one an opportunity to combine the world class wildlife safaris of the South Luangwa and with the magnificent Victoria whilst incorporating a day visit to the game-rich Chobe National Park of Botswana.

Brief notes about the 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.

You will have the above activities in the company of qualified professional guides from Wildlife Camp during your safari in the South Luangwa National Park.

Itinerary Summary


Day 1 - Flight from Lusaka Airport to Mfuwe Airport in South Luangwa

On arrival off your international flight at Lusaka Airport, you will catch a connecting domestic flight to Mfuwe Airport in the South Luangwa.
At Mfuwe Airport, a safari guide from Wildlife Camp will welcome you and transfer you to Wildlife Camp where you will spend the first 4 nights of your unforgettable Zambian safari.

Day 1 to Day 5 - Wildlife Camp, South Luangwa National Park

Wildlife Camp is a safari camp on the banks of the Luangwa River in Zambia. We provide our 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.


Day 5 - Flight from Mfuwe Airport to Livingstone Airport via Lusaka

At some stage on this day, you will be on a transfer to Mfuwe Airport to catch a domestic flight to Lusaka Airport.
On arrival at Lusaka Airport, you will catch a connecting flight to Livingstone Airport.
At Livingstone Airport, you will be welcomed by a driver who will transfer you to Victoria Falls Waterfront Lodge, where you will be staying during your 3 nights in Livingstone, home to the Victoria Falls.

Day 5 to Day 8 - Victoria Falls Waterfront Lodge, Livingstone

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, that includes all drinks and snacks, returning as night falls.


Day 8 – Transfer to Livingstone Airport

This being the last day of your safari, you will be transferred to Livingstone Airport to catch your international flight out of Zambia going back home.

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
  • 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 visit to Chobe National Park in Botswana (including 1 game drive, 1 boat cruise, return transfers and lunch meal)

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.