This is a perfect safari for families, or large groups who wish to travel together - but note that this special offer is only valid for travel up to the end of June 2008, and is a nine night trip including Robin Pope Safaris camps in South Luangwa National Park and Chongwe River Safari House in Lower Zambezi National Park.
Note this is a special offer which is valid for travel up till the end of June 2008 - compare this with the Bushbaby safari to see how much you can save on this trip!
Starting from London Heathrow, your scheduled British Airways
overnight flight takes you overnight directly to Lusaka.
2 nights at Nkwali (full board & activities) | South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
Landing in Lusaka in the morning, you'll connect to a flight to Mfuwe (about 60 minutes) beside South Luangwa National Park. You'll be met by a safari guide and open 4WD for the 30-minute drive to Nkwali Camp, beside the Luangwa River. Arriving in time for an excellent lunch, and this will be your base for 2 nights
of exploring on foot and by 4WD.
2 nights at Tena Tena (full board & activities) | South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
After a good brunch, you'll be driven a few hours north, to the romantic, tented camp of Tena Tena. This will be your base for a further 2 nights
. As usual with all of Robin Pope's main camps, you'll have the choice of walking or driving – so it's up to you how to explore here.
2 nights at Nsefu (full board & activities) | South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
After your morning activity and brunch, you'll drive to the historic Nsefu Camp, which has been beautifully rebuilt in recent years. Here you'll stay for a further 2 nights
. Nsefu is close to the great salt pans, and the Luangwa's largest stork colony, so there's plenty to explore on foot or in a 4x4.
3 nights at Chongwe River House (full board & activities) | Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia
After an early morning activity, your guide drives you in an open 4WD to Mfuwe Airport, where you will board a light aircraft for your direct flight to Lower Zambezi National Park
. Here you will be met and taken through the park for 3 nights
at Chongwe River Safari House. This striking, architect-designed house stands beside the Chongwe, a gentle river that's ideal for canoeing – and includes walking safaris, and day and night game drives. With four en-suite bedrooms and an impressive living area, this is perfect for groups of friends or a family.
Waking early this morning, you are taken by 4WD to the airstrip, where a light aircraft is waiting to take you to Lusaka. Once in Lusaka, you transfer straight onto the British Airways
international flight back to London, arriving early in the evening after a superb safari.