Bringing up the rear of Africa’s alphabet of destinations, Zambia and Zimbabwe remain blissfully remote and sparsely populated. Indeed, you will find that the constant traffic comes on four legs instead of two here. Nine days enveloped in tented bliss turn the primitive safari notion on its head. Plus, plush accommodations and personalized service further enhance the intimate nature of this Zambia Zimbabwe safari.

Zambia Zimbabwe Safari with Ker & Downey

Suggested journey at a glance: 9 days/8 nights in Kafue National Park, Livingstone, and Hwange National Park.

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This suggested Zambia Zimbabwe Safari is just one way to experience these two countries on your own customized Ker & Downey journey. As always, our designers are at their best when crafting a journey unique to you; so contact us to get started planning. And read on to see one example of what’s possible on a handcrafted trip.

Kafue National Park

Your exclusive Zambia Zimbabwe safari begins in the Kafue National Park, where a helicopter will ferry you over the grasslands to your tented accommodations. Seek out the wildlife by day or night and observe the scene from the raised deck at camp. Your stay also comes complete with a relaxing swimming pool and an endless view across the wildlife-saturated wetlands of Busanga Plains. There is therefore no better way to get up close to nature than with your expert guide.

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Next, spend a full day on the Zambian side of Victoria Falls with the Zambezi River always in view. Tongabezi’s riverside confines serve as a the perfect place to enjoy the myriad of activities offered at the Falls. Enjoy an unforgettable tour of “the smoke that thunders.” Then continue across the border into Zimbabwe for the remainder of your Zambia Zimbabwe safari.

Hwange National Park

Finally, conclude your journey in the verdant Hwange National Park. Here the elephant and Cape buffalo herds come in choruses of 30,000 strong. Plus, more than 400 different bird species can be spotted from the ground. Day and night game drives offer ample opportunity for nature lovers to observe and interact with the Hwange habitat – a fitting punctuation to your epic and exclusive Zambia Zimbabwe safari.

Experience a Zambia Zimbabwe Safari

Ready to experience a Zambia-Zimbabwe safari? Contact a Ker & Downey designer to customize your own journey, and read more about the seasonality and pricing in Southern Africa at the Ker & Downey Difference. For even more travel inspiration, follow us on Instagram.