The Kokomo Safari - 17 nights / 18 days on the tracks of the majestic Sable antelopes and Lady Liuwa

• Rhino's in Mosi-oa-Tunya NP • Wildebeest migration in Liuwa Plain NP • Roan, Sable and the Big Cats in Kafue NP

Safari tour package:
A set-date, set-itinerary, group safari
Price per person*:
$2770 - $3260
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
18 days
Best months:
April - December
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
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• 1 night in Lusaka
• 4 nights in the Central/Southern Kafue NP
• 2 nights in Livingstone - visit the Victoria Falls, Rhino tracking in Mosi-oa-Tunya NP
• 1 night in a camp along the Zambezi River - Ngonye Falls NP
• 1 night in Mongu
• 4 nights in Liuwa Plains NP - Wildebeest migration
• 1 night back to Mongu for restocking and refueling
• 2 nights in the Northern Kafue NP
• 1 night return to Lusaka

Day 1 - Lusaka

Upon arrival at Lusaka International Airport (LUN) we welcome you and will transfer you to the lodge where we do the final preparations for the Kokomo Safari. Kokomo means wildebeest in the Lozi language. Accommodation in chalets. (D)

Day 2 - 3 - Chunga Area / Central Kafue National Park

After breakfast we start our Kokomo Safari. We head west and enter the Kafue National Park through the Nalusanga Gate. The Kafue NP is the largest national park in Zambia. It is bigger than Slovenia. The lifeline is the Kafue River. The animals will concentrate near the remaining waterholes and along the river during the dry season. Everything can be found here except the rhino. We explore the area on game drves. An optional boat cruise is possible. Camping. (BLD)

Day 4 - 5 - Nanzhila Plains / Southern Kafue National Park

We move on to the Southern part of the Kafue NP. This area is dominated by the Nanzhila Plains, a big open area where Lion, Cheetah, Roan, Sable antelopes can be found. This area is home to the rare endemic Black-cheeked Lovebirds / Agapornis nigrigenis. We explore the area on game drives. Camping. (BLD)

Day 6 - 7 - Livingstone

We will leave the Kafue NP and head to Livingstone, the tourism capital of Zambia. We have two nights here to have enough time to see the Victoria Falls, do Rhino tracking in Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park or just to relax. Accommodation in chalets (BLD)

Day 8 - Sioma / Ngonye Falls National Park

We drive along the mighty Zambezi River. Our next stopover are the Ngonye Falls at the Zambezi River. We will visit the Falls and going to explore the surrounding ares. Camping (BLD)

Day 9 - Mongu

Mongu, the capital of Western Province, is overlooking the Barotse Floddplains. We are getting some fresh supplies and refuel for the next part of our Kokomo Safari. Camping (BLD)

Day 10 - 13 - Liuwa Plains National Park

We drive across the Barotse Floodplains towards Kalabo. We register at the African Parks office and after crossing the Luanginga River we drive into Liuwa Plains National Park. The next days we are going to spend on game drives in search for the Wildebeest and Spotted Hyenas, African Buffalo and Lion were reintroduced into the Liuwa Plains National Park. Camping (BLD)

Day 14 - Mongu

We leave Liuwa Plain NP and head back to Mongu. Again it's time to restock and refuel. Camping (BLD)

Day 15 - 16 - Kafue National Park

We head east to enter the Kafue NP again. We will explore the northern part of the Kafue NP. Camping (BLD)

Day 17 - Lusaka

Today we will reach Lusaka and will close our big circle around Western Zambia. We will finish our Kokomo Safari here. Accommodation in chalets (BLD)

Day 18 - Departure

Transfer to the airport and flight back home or continue to your next destination.

What is included?

- all accommodation
- all transfers and activities as per itinerary unless marked optional
- all meals that are indicated (B - breakfast, L -lunch, D - dinner) and tea/coffees
- services of a Guide / Driver / Chef
- all National Park fees and activities included on itinerary and transport in 4wd safari vehicle

What is not included?

- Visa fees, tips, curios
- Insurance to cover for cancellation and curtailment, medical, baggage and emergency evacuation
- Personal expenses (soft drinks, alcohol, bottled water)
- Sleeping bag can be hired @ USD25

The departure dates in 2016:

30.04. - 17.05.2016
21.05. - 07.06.2016
11.06. - 28.06.2016
23.07. - 09.08.2016
13.08. - 30.08.2016
03.09. - 20.09.2016
24.09. - 11.10.2016
15.10. - 01.11.2016
05.11. - 22.11.2016
26.11. - 13.12.2016

The departure dates in 2017:

29.04. - 16.05.2017 (departure confirmed)
20.05. - 06.06.2017
10.06. - 27.06.2017
22.07. - 08.08.2017
12.08. - 29.08.2017
02.09. - 19.09.2017
23.09. - 10.10.2017
14.10. - 31.10.2017
04.11. - 21.11.2017
25.11. - 12.12.2017

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Zamsato - Zambia Safaris & Adventure Tours

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