Zambia is quintessentially Africa, it’s raw, vast and unspoiled. The varied ecosystems of meandering rivers, dusty valleys and the mighty Victoria Falls make for some of Africa’s best and most diverse wildlife viewing. With so many land and water-based activities, Zambia is perfect for an unforgettable family vacation. Whether you’re a family of thrill seekers, nature lovers, or are looking for a relaxing and scenic getaway, Zambia has something to suit every family.
From the Lower Zambezi and the Luangwa River, to Victoria Falls, Zambia has an immense range of diverse regions, activities and wildlife for your family to enjoy. Many areas have a policy of low environmental impact and non-intrusiveness, which has maintained the natural, rugged beauty of this country. While exploring some of the best game reserves in the world, your family will have the opportunity to view animals like elephant, lion, giraffe, hippo and leopard, as well as over 450 species of bird. And no trip to Zambia is complete without a jaunt to the gorgeous and imposing Victoria Falls, one of the natural wonders of the world.
Zambia is perfect for the adventurous family, it’s a wild and exciting country, sure to provide an unforgettable vacation. Zambia has recently emerged as the go-to place for an off-the-beaten-track safari, offering a less commercial and more organic experience than other African countries, which are more publicized. But that doesn’t mean that Zambia lacks modern luxury and comfort, many lodges can be booked exclusively, are spacious and elegant, and provide every service imaginable, from private butlers and chefs, to expert guides and hosts.
One of the reasons why Zambia is such an excellent safari destination is the variety of activities on offer. This combined with some of the best guiding in Africa guarantees that your family will have an unbelievable vacation. In addition to standard night and day game drives, Zambia has some of the best walking, canoeing, and boating safaris in Africa, as well as fishing, microlighting and white-water rafting. Zambia also offers one of the most special and family-friendly experiences in all of Africa, a night spent under the stars on a bush sleep-out.
A trip to Zambia is sure to have a lasting impact on your family. Your children will never forget the wildlife, the views, or the time spent bonding around the campfire. Zambia is an electrifying destination, perfect for any family looking for a vacation that’s a little out of the ordinary.