Vervet Monkey Safari

Vervet Monkey Safari: In full

This luxurious safari spends 10 nights split between the fantastic South Luangwa and the Lower Zambezi National Park, staying at three of the most stylish camps on offer; two of these are located on the banks of the Luangwa River and offer both walking and day-and-night 4WD safaris; the other is located in the very remote Lower Zambezi and also offers boat safaris and catch- and-release fishing; it's a superb trip for keen safari-goers who wish to explore remote areas whilst also staying in luxurious surroundings.


Days 1-3

3 nights at Puku Ridge (full board & activities) | South Luangwa National Park, Zambia

Puku Ridge has a fantastic location in the South Luangwa National Park...Your safari starts in Lusaka where you connect with a 60-minute flight to South Luangwa. On arrival, you'll be met by your guide and open 4WD vehicle and will be taken on a drive through the park towards the stylish camp where you will spend your first 3 nights. Spend your time here exploring the area south of Mfuwe where the game is prolific and the vehicles few.

Days 4-6

3 nights at Mchenja Bushcamp (full board & activities) | South Luangwa National Park, Zambia

Mchenja Bushcamp overlooks the Luangwa River.
On your final morning at Puku Ridge enjoy a full breakfast in camp, before driving north through the park on a leisurely two or three hour game drive. Take your time to stop and look at any interesting wildlife you see along the way – before being greeted at Mchenja where you will spend the next 3 nights. This camp offers walks and drives, usually with walks being taken in the morning and drives in the afternoon, culminating in a night drive back to camp for dinner. However activities are usually very flexible.

Days 7-9

3 nights at Sausage Tree Camp (full board & activities) | Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia

Sausage Tree Camp stands beside a channel of the Zambezi River.In the morning you will depart camp and head for Mfuwe Airport, to catch your flight to Lusaka and then on to Lower Zambezi National Park. On arrival you will be met by your guide, who will take you on a short safari back to camp. Spend your time here on walking safaris, and day and night drives. Though don’t miss the wonderful boat safaris and fishing on the great Zambezi River.

Day 10

Today you will be transferred back to Lusaka via a short drive and light flight.

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