16 days in Zambia Itinerary

16 days in Zambia Itinerary

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16 days in Zambia Itinerary

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  20​h 45​min
1
Lusaka
— 6 nights
Fly + taxi:  3​h 45​min
2
South Luangwa National Park
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  7​h 15​min
3
Livingstone
— 5 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Stockholm

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cathedral of The Holy Cross Lusaka and Jame Mosque. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lusaka National Park and Eastpark Mall. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Chaminuka Game Reserve, see the interesting displays at Zambia National Museum, stop by Jackal & Hide, and take in the natural beauty of Kapishya Hot Springs.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Lusaka vacation planning app .

Stockholm, Sweden to Lusaka is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Central African Time (CAT) is 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to South Luangwa National Park.

Things to do in Lusaka

Parks Wildlife Shopping
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Chaminuka Game Reserve ©
Chaminuka Game Reserve
Cathedral of The Holy Cross Lusaka ©
37D Gallery ©
37D Gallery

1
night
South Luangwa National Park

South Luangwa National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): look for gifts at Mulberry Mongoose.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our South Luangwa National Park day trip planning tool .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Lusaka to South Luangwa National Park in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. On the 9th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Livingstone.

Things to do in South Luangwa National Park

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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 some retail therapy. You'll explore and learn at Livingstone Museum and Railway & Gateway Jewish Museum. There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Victoria Falls, tour the pleasant surroundings at Livingstone Reptile Park, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and examine the collection at Railway Museum.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Livingstone trip builder website .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from South Luangwa National Park to Livingstone in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Livingstone

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