16 days in Zambia Itinerary

16 days in Zambia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

6
nights
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.
37D Gallery and Zambia National Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Escape the urban bustle at Kapishya Hot Springs and Lusaka National Park. Spend the 3rd (Wed) in the pleasant surroundings of Chaminuka Game Reserve. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of The Holy Cross Lusaka, take in the exciting artwork at Namwane Art Gallery, buy something for everyone on your list at Eastpark Mall, and look for gifts at Jackal & Hide.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Lusaka travel route planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Lusaka is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Central Africa Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to South Luangwa National Park.

Things to do in Lusaka

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trip

Kapishya Hot Springs
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Chaminuka Game Reserve ©
Chaminuka Game Reserve
The Lilayi Elephant Nursery ©
The Lilayi Elephant Nursery
Cathedral of The Holy Cross Lusaka ©
Cathedral of The Holy Cross Lusaka

1
night
South Luangwa National Park

South Luangwa National Park ©
On the 9th (Tue), stop by Mulberry Mongoose.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the South Luangwa National Park trip maker app.

You can fly from Lusaka to South Luangwa National Park in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Livingstone.

Things to do in South Luangwa National Park

Shopping
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Mulberry Mongoose ©
Mulberry Mongoose

5
nights
Livingstone

Livingstone ©
Tourism in Livingstone, a town nestled on the Zimbabwean border, thrives largely thanks to the nearby Victoria Falls.
Head to Wayiwayi Art Studio and Gallery and The National Art Gallery, Livingstonefor plenty of shopping. Escape the urban bustle at Victoria Falls and Helicopter Tours. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Livingstone Museum, see the interesting displays at Railway & Gateway Jewish Museum, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and explore and take pictures at Gorge Swing.

For maps and other tourist information, you can read our Livingstone planner.

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 June in Livingstone, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Livingstone

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Mukuni Village
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Victoria Falls ©
Victoria Falls
Helicopter Tours
Kayaking & Canoeing