Zambia hippo2
Kafue National Park sunset scene
Kafue National Park Puku calves

Kafue National Park is one of Zambia’s oldest — and largest — national parks. It is best known for the diversity of its wildlife, with everything from elephants to crocodiles, pangolins to bushbabies living here. The sheer size of the park means it isn’t a place to tick off the Big Five in 24 hours — instead, linger a while and explore some of Africa’s lesser-known animals.

Kafue National Park

Kafue National Park's best safari parks and camps

Kafue National Park is Zambia’s largest national park, covering an area of 22,400 sq/km and stretching over three provinces; North Western, Southern and Central. It is also the oldest national park in the country, established in 1924 by conservationist Norman Carr. The park is named after the Kafue River which flows through the park for more than more

6 days

Kafue National Park safari and Victoria Falls

Wildlife, waterfalls and wilderness
View itinerary

Kafue National Park Tours

Southern Africa, Africa

Zambezi Canoeing & Kafue National Park

Canoe, safari and boat cruise in Kafue National Park

10 daysFrom $2,991
Southern Africa, Africa

Zambia's Animal Kingdom

13 days safari in Kafue National Park and South Luangwa National Park

13 daysFrom $7,300
Southern Africa, Africa

Kafue National Park Safari

Explore Kafue National Park and the Busanga Plains

10 daysFrom $3,990
Southern Africa, Africa

A Silent Safari in Zambia

12 daysFrom NZ$16,476

Kafue National Park Travel Companies

East Africa, Southern Africa


Tailor-made luxury travel

Absolute Zambia Safaris

Custom safari holidays to Zambia
East Africa, Southern Africa

Wild Frontiers

Safaris into East, West and Southern Africa

The African Wild

Botswana tours and safaris
East Africa, Southern Africa

Take Me To Africa

Experts in small group travel to Africa
North Africa, East Africa, Southern Africa (and 1 more)

YellowWood Adventures

Sustainable travel for the modern-day explorer
East Africa, Southern Africa

African Encounters

South America, North Africa, East Africa (and 1 more)

The Adventure People

The Most Inspiring & Exciting Adventure Holidays On Earth.

Why Horizon Guides?

Impartial guidebooks

Impartial travel guides

Our guides are written by the leading experts in their destinations. We never take payment for positive coverage so you can count on us for impartial travel advice.

Expert itineraries

Expert itineraries

Suggested itineraries and routes to help you scratch beneath the surface, avoid the tourist traps, and plan an authentic, responsible and enjoyable journey.

Specialist advice

Specialist advice

Get friendly, expert travel advice and custom itineraries from some of the world's best tour operators, with no spam, pressure or commitment to book.