10 days in Zambia Itinerary

10 days in Zambia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lusaka
— 1 night
2
South Luangwa National Park
— 4 nights
3
Livingstone
— 3 nights
4
Lusaka
— 1 night

1
night
Lusaka

Lusaka ©
Tourism in Lusaka, Zambia's commercial and government center, thrives mostly due to its central location and well-connected airport, making it a gateway for exploring the country's numerous nature reserves and national parks.
On the 4th (Fri), look for gifts at Jackal & Hide and then admire the sheer force of Lumangwe Falls.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Lusaka trip planner.

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to Lusaka is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Addis Ababa to Lusaka, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to South Luangwa National Park.

Things to do in Lusaka

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Luangwa River, Lumangwe Falls
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Lumangwe Falls ©
Lumangwe Falls
Eastpark Mall ©
Eastpark Mall
Luangwa River ©
Luangwa River

4
nights
South Luangwa National Park

South Luangwa National Park ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kundalila Falls as well as the Bush-Spa. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mulberry Mongoose and Tribal Textiles.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the South Luangwa National Park vacation planner.

Getting from Lusaka to South Luangwa National Park by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Livingstone.

Things to do in South Luangwa National Park

Shopping Nature Parks

Side Trip

Kundalila Falls
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Tribal Textiles ©
Tribal Textiles
the Bush-Spa ©
the Bush-Spa
Kundalila Falls ©
Kundalila Falls

3
nights
Livingstone

Livingstone ©
Tourism in Livingstone, a town nestled on the Zimbabwean border, thrives largely thanks to the nearby Victoria Falls.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Gorge Swing and Livingstone Reptile Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Victoria Falls, admire all the interesting features of Mukuni Village, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and get engrossed in the history at Livingstone Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Livingstone sightseeing app.

Getting from South Luangwa National Park to Livingstone by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May in Livingstone, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Lusaka.

Things to do in Livingstone

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Mukuni Village
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Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls
Gorge Swing ©
Gorge Swing
Mukuni Village ©
Mukuni Village

1
night
Lusaka

Lusaka
To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Lusaka journey tool.

Fly from Livingstone to Lusaka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll set off for home on the 13th (Sun).

Things to do in Lusaka

Parks Shopping Wildlife
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