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Zambia Three Park Safari

Inspirational safari to Zambia

This thrilling safari combines the Kafue, South Luangwa and Lower Zambezi National Parks in an incredible Zambian journey of discovery.

From the open flood plains of the Kafue National Park to the savannah woodlands of the South Luangwa and the vast Zambezi River in the Lower Zambezi National Park it offers a diverse experience of scenery, habitats, and wildlife. Combining some of the best guiding in Africa with stays in small intimate bush camps this itinerary easily stands out as one of the most memorable safari experiences on the continent. Throw in an array of activities on offer from traditional game drives to walking, boating, canoeing, and fishing for the trip of a lifetime.

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Day by Day summary

  • Starts - Catch your overnight flight from JFK to Lusaka
  • 3 nights - Busanga Bush Camp, Kafue National Park
  • 2 nights - Time + Tide Nsolo, South Luangwa National Park
  • 2 nights - Time + Tide Kakuli Bush Camp, South Luangwa National Park
  • 4 nights - Time + Tide Chongwe River Camp, Lower Zambezi National Park.
  • Ends - Transfer to Lusaka for your international flight home

At a glance

  • Country Icon Zambia
  • Nights Icon 11 Nights
  • Safari Icon Safari

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Guide Price

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Includes flights from JFK
Itinerary Details


Catch your overnight flight from JFK to Lusaka

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Day 1 - 4

Arrive at Lusaka Airport in Zambia and connect onto a light aircraft flight to Kafue National Park. Your guide will be at the airstrip to take you to your camp.

  • 3 nights

Busanga Bush Camp
All Inclusive | Safari Tent

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Day 4 - 6

Today you will be flown back to Lusaka to catch a further flight to Mfuwe Airport bordering the South Luangwa National Park. From here, your guide will take you into the park and to your bush camp.

  • 2 nights

Nsolo Bushcamp
All Inclusive | Safari Room

A tented bedroom
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Day 6 - 8

Today you will be driven by your guide to your next bush camp in the park.

  • 2 nights

Kakuli Bushcamp
All Inclusive | Safari Room

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Day 8 - 12

Return today to Mfuwe Airport to catch a light aircraft flight to Jeki Airstrip in the Lower Zambezi National Park. A guide will meet you there and take you to your camp.

  • 4 nights

Chongwe River Camp
All Inclusive | Safari Tent

A tented twin bedroom

Day 12

Fly today from Jeki to Lusaka where you will connect with your international flight home.

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Our trips are unashamedly high-end but always deliver excellent value for money. Our guide price covers the majority of trip costs upfront, on a per person basis, including international flights and all transfers.

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  • International flights as detailed
  • Meals and accommodation as detailed
  • Drinks (excluding premium brands)
  • Road transfers as detailed
  • Light aircraft transfers as detailed
  • Twice daily scheduled safari activities
  • National Park Fees
  • Carbon-offsetting with One Tree Planted
  • Conservation donation to Save the Rhino
  • Community projects contribution with Uthando
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  • Entry visas and fees
  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Additional activities or options on offer
Indulge your passions


This sample trip offers countless adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most and we will curate your perfect itinerary.

  • 4 WD Safari Icon 4WD Safari
  • Birdwatching Icon Birdwatching
  • Boat Trip Icon Boat Trip
  • Guided Walking Safari Icon Guided Walking Safari
  • Night Drive Icon Night Drive
  • Canoeing Kayaking Icon Canoeing/Kayaking
  • Fishing Icon Fishing
  • Photography Safari Icon Photography Safari
Enriching encounters


Whether you want to tick the Big Five off your bucket list or seek out specific safari species, our expert guides reveal the typical wildlife sightings to expect on this sample trip.

  • African Wilddog
    African Wilddog
  • Zebra
  • Spotted Hyena
    Spotted Hyena
  • Southern Giraffe
    Southern Giraffe
  • Puku
  • Leopard
  • Lechwe
  • Kudu
  • Hippo
  • Elephant
  • Crocodile
  • Cheetah
  • Buffalo
  • African Fish Eagle
    African Fish Eagle
  • Roan Antelope
    Roan Antelope
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