Victoria Falls is a spectacular sight of awe-inspiring beauty and grandeur located on the Zambezi River. There are many optional activities offered such as a scenic flight over the falls, visit to a local village, canoeing and fishing on the Zambezi River. Game drives are also on offer in the nearby Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park or to Botswana’s Chobe National Park. For the adrenaline seekers, there’s a zip line, gorge swing, abseiling, white water rafting and bungee jump.
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South Luangwa National Park is an un-fenced park in the landlocked country of Zambia. Its capital is Lusaka, one of the fastest developing cities in Africa. South Luangwa National Park’s rich environment offers 60 mammal species and 400 species of birds.
An opportunity to sample the thrill of safari in one of Africa’s most beautiful and game intense destinations. Breathtaking Victoria Falls provides a dramatic backdrop for game drives, walking safaris and boating excursions through the lush and lovely game reserves.
Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park is situated along the upper Zambezi, stretching from Victoria Falls for about 7 miles upriver. The park provides a home for numerous antelope species, zebras, giraffes and white rhinos. Since there are no predators, the animals are very relaxed and afford some excellent photo opportunities. This safari affords the traveler an opportunity to see Victoria Falls, as well as enjoy a wildlife experience with game drives, walking safaris and boating excursions. You will have the opportunity to view game, such as zebras and wildebeests as well as a number of other species not readily encountered further south, such as puku, Defassa waterbucks, Lichtenstein’s hartebeests, oribi and roan.
The Luangwa Valley, which marks the end of the Great Rift Valley, is one of the last unspoiled wilderness areas and possibly the finest wildlife sanctuary in Africa. It covers an area of over 9000 sq. km. through which the meandering Luangwa River runs. The ox bow lagoons, woodland and plains of the valley host huge concentrations of game, including elephant, buffalo, leopard, lion, giraffe, hippo and over 450 species of birds. Malawi is a landlocked country, running down the end of the Great Rift Valley. Dominated by Lake Malawi, the third largest lake in Africa, the surrounding country is exceptionally beautiful with dramatic scenery that includes rocky outcrops, high mountains, plateaus and views across what is considered to be Africa’s most beautiful lake. Malawi is known as the “Warm Heart of Africa” and as a people the Malawians live up to this name. They are extremely friendly and welcoming. There are many market scenes, road side stalls, cottage industries that a visitor can comfortably visit. With both the scenery and the culture Malawi is a great country to visit.
The Luangwa Valley. which marks the end of the Great Rift Valley. is one of the last unspoiled wilderness areas and possibly the finest wildlife sanctuary in Africa. It covers an area of over 9000 sq. km. through which the meandering Luangwa River runs. The ox bow lagoons. woodland and plains of the valley host huge concentrations of game -including elephant. buffalo. leopard. lion. giraffe. hippo -and over 450 species of birds. Add to this the rich Lower Zambezi National Park and Livingstone with the famed Victoria Fall and you have the best of Zambia.