Vakacha Tours - Bird Watching

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$7560 - $9320
Includes internal flights:
Length of safari:
14 days
Best months:
June - October
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Moderate - Game walks, Cultural visits
Safari type:
Romantic safaris Romantic Camping safaris Camping Birding safaris Birding
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Zambia has a wide range of 'hi-action' activities from the legendary Walking Safari deep in the wilderness, World class White River Rafting, Bungi jumping into the deep gorge below the Victoria Falls, Abseiling, Canoeing Safaris down the Zambezi, River Surfing, excellent Tiger Fishing and breathtaking African sunsets. As such, we have designed the Vakacha tour packages to take you a step closer to the various activities and scenes.

The Business and Leisure, Bird Watching and Honeymoon tour packages include: Accommodation, All meals, Bar, Return Airport and Road Transfers, Flights to and from above parks, Snacks, Laundry, Experienced Guides, Walking Safaris, Game Drives, Boat Cruise Livingstone and Lower Zambezi, Park entry fees, Government taxes, All road transfers and Service Charge.

Day 1-2

Meet and greet at the Lusaka International Airport and transfer to Palm Wood lodge, 2 nights accommodation. Enjoy the Lusaka Tour on the day of arrival to places of interest within Lusaka.

On the second day we wake you up early in the morning at about 5am for a cup of coffee and prepare packed lunch in readiness for a road transfer to the bat cave in the outskirts of Lusaka about 30 minutes drive. You will spend the whole day at the bat cave in the bush viewing the bats and other birds(unforgettable memories of the bats, excellent pictures great adventure in the wilderness just a few kilometers from the capital).



Day 3

You will be woken up early in the morning at about 5am for a cup of coffee in readiness for a road transfer to the Mkushi district of Zambia 1night at the Forest Inn Lodge (on this day, you will be woken up very early in the morning at about 4am which is the suitable time for bird watching. You will be required to move quiet a distance in the wilderness to view different kinds of birds and other possible animals).



Day 4

On the afternoon of this day, you will be transferred in good time to Kasanka National Park. You will be required to spend 2 nights at either Wasa or the Shoe Bill Island in order to relax a bit. You will do a game drive or a walk in the National park to see the Shoe Bill stork and other birds Sitatunga and other antelopes, in November you would be lucky to see the fruit Bats migrating into the park.



Day 6-7

On the afternoon of this day, you will be transferred by road to Mutinondo Wilderness in the Mpika Districts of Zambia for 2nights stay. (Excellent bird viewing and photographing in the mountains. Also lots of snakes hence we advice everyone to be careful as you walk)



Day 8-9

On this day, you will be woken up very early in the morning as usual for a cup of coffee in readiness for a long road transfer of about 5-6hours from Mutinondo Wilderness to Kafue River Lodge in Chingola, 2nights (lots of different species of birds by the river banks and you will be able to see a couple of Crocs).



Day 10

You will be woken up early in the morning for road transfer to Lusaka with a night at either Eureka Campsite or Palm Wood lodge.



Day 11-13

The day will start at 5am for a transfer to Lochinvar National Park, 3 nights at the Lechwe plains. (You will have a chance of viewing over 400 species of birds and other animals available in the park).



Day 14

Your day will start at about 5am after a cup of coffee for a road transfer back to Lusaka in readiness for an evening flight back home

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Eureka Campsite
  • Palm Wood Lodge
  • Kafue River Lodge

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Alendo Travel & Tours

- We offer private/custom safaris
- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
- We book international flights
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
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Since: Jun 2013

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
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Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Game drives
Game drives
Hot air balloons
Hot air balloons
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