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Making memories with a sensational encounter with Africa’s gentle giants along the banks of the Zambezi River in the capable hands of your Tongabezi guide.

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Enjoy a dreamy moment on the sandbanks of the awesome Zambezi River with champagne in hand and the sun setting in the distance at Tongabezi Lodge.

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An aerial view of Victoria Falls gives an incredible picture of its thundering beauty.

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A floating sundowner deck is the perfect spot to unwind with a G & T and share stories about the day’s highlights at the marvelous Thorntree River Lodge.

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Marvel at the beautiful symmetry of nature at the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park during your stay at Stanley Safari Lodge.

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The magnificent South Luwangwa leopard makes regular appearances to its delighted audiences.

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The many sundowner spots dotted discreetly around Sindabezi Island are simply magical.

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A birds-eye view of the spectacular Victoria Falls by microlight is just one of the many thrilling adventures during your stay at Tongabezi Lodge.

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Breezy rustic glamour beckons at the exquisite Sindabezi Island.

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Wake up to beautiful views and the sounds of the hippos snorting while sipping your morning tea at Sindabezi Island!

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The brightly coloured lilac breasted roller are regularly seen on safari at Stanley Safari Lodge.

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Zambia is a walking safari paradise and nobody does it better than Robin Pope Safaris in South Luangwa National Park

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Professional guides will wow you with their encyclopedic knowledge of every aspect of the bush in South Luangwa National Park

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Due to the fantastic conservation rehabilitation program, the rhino population at the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park continues to thrive.

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Pure safari bliss: a private sandbank lunch on the Zambezi River at Thorntree River Lodge.

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Be wowed by a spectacular helicopter flight over Victoria Falls and enjoy a bird’s eye view of this iconic wonder of the world. 

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Enjoy dinner on the Royal Livingstone Express Steam Train while staying at The River Club.

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Relax in the comfort of your sleek and modern ‘bush chalet’ at Thorntree River Lodge while enjoying welcome sounds of the hippo on your doorstep.

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The lush and densely wooded islands along the Zambezi River are the perfect habitat for the hundreds of species of birds to be seen on a boating safari during your stay at The River Club.

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Come face-to-face with the wildest inhabitants of Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park during your stay at Stanley Safari Lodge.

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Tongabezi Lodge's rustic-chic Lookout Lounge is an idyllic spot to relax and enjoy the panoramic views over the magnificent Zambezi River.  

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Tongabezi Lodge's sprawling Dog House has two beautiful bedrooms, a central designated chill zone with an infinity pool, extended deck, large lounge and cozy dining room. 

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Indulge in a dreamy romantic dinner whilst floating along the tranquil waters of the Zambezi River against a jaw-dropping backdrop of an African sunset during your stay at Tongabezi Lodge.

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Sleep in splendour under a canopy of towering ebony trees at The Treehouse at Tongabezi Lodge.

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The thoroughly beautiful Tree House at Tongabezi Lodge is open fronted and open plan.

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Sister lodge to Tongabezi Lodge, this is Sindabezi Island, which enjoys a specular and remote setting on the mighty Zambezi River.

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Convene around the campfire at Sindabezi Island with your fellow glampers to compare notes after a day’s safari.

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A breeding herd of elephant crossing the river is a real treat to see while on safari at Stanley Safari Lodge.

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The spacious and stylish family suite at Stanley Safari Lodge is an ideal base for the whole family.

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The multi-coloured and exquisite rainbow bee-eater, which can be seen on safari at Stanley Safari Lodge.

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The little jewel of the Zambezi River – the tiny and beautiful Malachite Kingfisher perch on reeds along the riverbank… a photographer’s dream.

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Ride some of the most awesome rapids in the world on a white-water rafting experience during your stay at Stanley Safari Lodge at Victoria Falls.

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Have some fun watching the comical antics of the many baboons to be found during a safari at Stanley Safari Lodge.

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A stay at Stanley Safari Lodge will introduce you to the haunting cry of the Fisheagle, a signature tune of the Zambezi. 

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South Luwangwa National Park boasts some of the highest concentrations of African Wilddog in the World contributing to some of the finest game viewing in Africa.

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The exquisite Scarlet-chested sunbird makes its home throughout the upper Zambezi and can be enjoyed in and around the Victoria Falls region.

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Another dreamy African sunset brings a close to another exhilarating day on safari at Stanley Safari Lodge.

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Dining al fresco in the gardens of Stanley Safari Lodge takes romance to a different level.

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Freefall 111 meters into the largest waterfall on Earth with a spectacular bungee jump off Victoria Bridge – definitely one for the bucket list if you are feeling brave! 

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No need for binoculars as you drift silently alongside elephants bathing and drinking on a boating safari during your stay at at The River Club.

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A delicious breakfast fit for kings on a breezy terrace is the perfect way to begin your exciting day ahead at The River Club.

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The simple and elegant whitewashed interiors of the Princess Mary Suite at The River Club enjoys breathtaking views over the Zambezi River.

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Enjoy elevated views over the Zambezi as you have a romantic poolside dinner at The River Club.

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Expect to be wowed along The Victoria Falls Walk – the ideal way to experience the Victoria Falls in all their glory. 

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Be at one with the Zambezi River with a stay at the impressive River Suite – The River Club’s crowning glory.

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The delightful Princess Mary suite at The River Club.

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Gently swaying palm trees intermingle with the thick riverine forest shrouded in early morning mist – a photographer’s dream.

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Toka Leya, on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, is an ideal luxury base for families or couples at the start or end of their safari. 

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Move over, I’m thirsty! A lovely breeding herd of Elephant bustle for front row on the banks of the Zambezi River at Toka Leya.

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The Children of the Wilderness program in full swing at Toka Leya as local children have fun learning the art of photography.

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The sleek and glamourous living area at Toka Leya.

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A rare sighting of a hippo out of water at Toka Leya is a real treat.

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Delight in a spot of game viewing from in privacy and wonder from the comfort of your expansive decked verandah at Toka Leya.

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Victoria Falls makes a perfect stay for the whole family.

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At its highest levels, the volume of water cascading over the Victoria Falls can reach a staggering 3,000 cubic meters per second!

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Discover Luxury Zambia Holidays

Although land-locked, Zambia offers access to one of Africa’s most mesmerising sights: Victoria Falls. Sharing the Falls with neighbouring Zimbabwe, Zambia provides a wild and undeveloped side to Africa, and one less trodden by visitors. Those that come to Zambia are rewarded with an alternative and truly remarkable view of Victoria Falls, remote and untamed wilderness in lesser-known National Parks such as Kuafe and Luangwa, and safari adventures that showcase some of the best leopard and wild dog viewing in Africa. Coupled with unique river-side camps on the Zambezi and sumptuous treehouse lodgings that are the last word in eco-luxe, Zambia is well worth a visit.

Many visitors are drawn to Victoria Falls, and with good reason. Most come via Livingstone, (named after British explorer, Dr. David Livingstone) where the city’s colonial charm meets the raw natural beauty and riverside wildlife of the Zambezi River. Here it’s a short hop to the mighty and misty Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Wonders of the World and a breathtaking natural phenomena, bordered by mist-soaked forests and accompanied by a thundering soundtrack. One of the unique advantages of viewing Victoria Falls from Zambia is the access visitors get to Livingstone Island and Devil’s Pools, set within the dramatic scenery of the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, that translates as ‘The Smoke That Thunders’.  Devil’s Pool gives daring swimmers the chance to swim right up to the edge of this natural infinity pool that overlooks the vast sheet of cascading water. Adventurous thrill-seekers should also know that only Zambia offers the opportunity to micro-light over the falls.  Other options for adrenaline-fuelled activities include white water rafting on the Zambezi and helicopter flights over the falls, both of which offer a spectacular view and unforgettable memories of Zambia. Sunset cruises, often accompanied by smooth South African wines, might be of interest to those preferring a slower pace to appreciate the sights and sounds of the Zambezi and its inhabitants as the day draws to a close.

Set back from the falls, the rest of Mosi-ao-Tunya National Park is home to game such as giraffe, zebra and antelope, viewed within the landscapes of riverine forests and savannah. Game drives include pathways around the Zambezi river increasing the chance of spotting crocodile, hippo and aquatic birdlife. The Mosi-Ao-Tunya also offers a unique opportunity to track on foot the beautiful rare white rhino, which is continually guarded by anti-poaching officers. Other fascinating game-viewing opportunities present themselves at the Lower Zambezi National Park which is known for leopard and lion sightings and also smaller but just as rewarding animals such as the honey badger and porcupine. In pristine wilderness Luangwe National Park, a short flight from Livingstone, leopards and lion are common sightings plus here you may well see the enthralling spectacle of wild dog in packs hunting their prey.

Zambia also offers some of Africa’s most luxurious and spacious accommodation which after days spent viewing nature’s dazzling and spell-binding sights, are most welcome. Whether you want to snuggle up in luxury tents overlooking the Zambezi or luxuriate in a safari-chic hideaway nestled within the trunks of Ebony trees, you’ll find it waiting for you in Zambia. 


Our suggested tours in Zambia

The Ultimate Walking Safari Exploring Zimbabwe's Wilderness

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13 days from £5,950

Walking safaris are the most unique way to discover the African landscape; with the fragile ecosystem underfoot walking helps you...

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Beach, Wildlife & Waterfalls - An epic holiday to South Africa, Botswana, Zambia & Mozambique

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16 days from £10,245

If you have time on your hands and are seeking an unforgettable African adventure which leaves no stone unturned, look...

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Some of our favourite hotels in Zambia

Thorntree River Lodge ,
Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park

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Set on the banks of the legendary Zambezi in Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park, the stunning Thorntree River Lodge is a unique...

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Toka Leya ,
Victoria Falls (Zambia)

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Opened in 2008, Toka Leya Camp, on the banks of the mighty Zambezi River, is an ideal luxury base for families...

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Stanley Safari Lodge ,
Victoria Falls (Zambia)

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Set overlooking the ravishing Zambezi Valley with the spray of Victoria Falls in the distance, Stanley Safari Lodge offers a...

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The River Club ,
Victoria Falls (Zambia)

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Step back in time at this peaceful and classic Zambian retreat, with all of the hardware, atmosphere and traditions of...

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Tongabezi Lodge ,
Victoria Falls (Zambia)

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Tongabezi Lodge is an ultra-luxurious and exotic place to start your trip – especially for honeymooners looking to unwind –...

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Sindabezi Island ,
Victoria Falls (Zambia)

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Sindabezi Island is the little sister property to Tongabezi Lodge, located on a speck of an island in the middle...

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Some of our favourite places of interest in Zambia

Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park

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The Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park, directly translated as “the smoke that thunders”, is home to the iconic Victoria Falls. The national...

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Victoria Falls (Zambia)

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Victoria Falls, or Mosi-oa-Tunya, meaning “The smoke that thunders”, is one of the most spectacular wonders of nature. It is...

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Kafue National Park

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Kafue National Park is Zambia’s largest national park and it is vast, about the size of Wales to be precise,...

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South Luangwa National Park

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South Luangwa National Park lies in eastern Zambia. It is the southernmost of three national parks in the valley of the...

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