7 days in Zambia Itinerary

7 days in Zambia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Cape Town
Fly:  4 h 15 min
1
Livingstone
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
2
South Luangwa National Park
— 1 day
Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Lusaka
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Cape Town

2
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 Wayiwayi Art Studio and Gallery and Railway Museum. Let the collections at Livingstone Museum and The National Art Gallery, Livingstone capture your imagination. There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, stroll through Livingstone Reptile Park, admire all the interesting features of Gorge Swing, and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Livingstone visit planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to Livingstone is an approximately 4.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Cape Town in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Livingstone, with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to South Luangwa National Park.

Things to do in Livingstone

Museums Wildlife Tours
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Wayiwayi Art Studio and Gallery ©
Wayiwayi Art Studio and Gallery
Helicopter Tours
Livingstone Museum ©
Livingstone Museum

1
day
South Luangwa National Park

South Luangwa National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): look for gifts at Mulberry Mongoose.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the South Luangwa National Park day trip planning website.

You can fly from Livingstone to South Luangwa National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lusaka.

Things to do in South Luangwa National Park

Shopping
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Mulberry Mongoose ©
Mulberry Mongoose

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like 37D Gallery and Eastpark Mall. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of The Holy Cross Lusaka, stroll through Parays Game Farm Wildlife Sanctuary, and examine the collection at Zambia National Museum.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Lusaka sightseeing planning website.

You can fly from South Luangwa National Park to Lusaka in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lusaka

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

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