Alternative Zambia

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Activity Level



Adventure / Active, Hiking and Walking, Local Experience, Nature and Wildlife


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 2



English (fluent), French (basic)

Zambia! The Other Side!

This tour takes you to not so known but no less fascinating places. From escarpments, to valleys, waterfalls, caves, lakes, villages, historical and heritage sites. Sometimes we will be the only visitors at a particular place. This is Zambia, the other side.


Day 1- We depart Lusaka at 8am and arrive in Mkushi around 1pm. Spend a night here.

Day 2- Travel from Mkushi to Kasama via Shiwa Ngandu.

Day 3- Spend the day visiting places in and around Kasama town.

Day 4- Leave Kasama at 8am for Lake Tanganyika, via Kalambo Falls and Mbala town.

Day 5- Safari camp on shores of Lake Tanganyika.

Day 6- Safari camp on shores of Lake Tanganyika.

Day 7- Leave the camp at 8am and travel to Samfya on the shores of Lake Bangweulu and in the heart of the Bangweulu wetlands.

Day 8- Samfya and Bangweulu wetlands.

Day 9- Leave Samfya at 8am and travel to Chisamba where a night will be spent at a ranch.

Day 10- Leave Chisamba at 8am and head to Lusaka arriving at 9am and we will do a city tour.

Please note that this tour can be adjusted to suit your interests and number of travellers. For a detailed day to day activity program please message me and I will be happy to send that to you. Some activities include sunset cruises, fishing, visiting caves, rock painting sites

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at any location in Lusaka or otherwise agreed upon.

End location: I will drop you at any location in Lusaka or otherwise agreed upon.

Duration: 10 days

Travel time may be affected by traffic, weather or road conditions.


We will travel by 4×4 off roader. Airconditioned and comfortable.

What’s Included

Accommodation,vehicle and fuel, my services as your guide, snacks and drinks enroute,non alcoholic drinks at hotel/lodge.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2500 Kwacha - For personal purchases like souvenirs, extra meals apart from those provided in the tour, toiletries, airtime.

What’s Extra

Personal purchases like souvenirs, meals, toiletries, airtime.


in the game parks, we will have to travel with a resident guide from the national park when game viewing

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