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The Lower Zambezi National Park’s wildlife is centred around the floodplain along the northeastern side of the Zambezi River.

Situated in Zambia’s southern region, Lower Zambezi National Park was named the world’s first carbon-neutral national park in 2016 after a joint collaboration with lodge operators under the Lower Zambezi REDD+ Project.

Combined with Mana Pools National Park in Zimbabwe, this is one of Africa’s best places to see elephants, zebras, leopards, lions and many more.

Named after the Zambezi river which runs through it, the park provides a lifeline for more than 60 mammal species and 378 types of bird. Animals such as elephants, leopards, buffalo, waterbuck ( a type of antelope) and wild dogs can be spotted in the park.

Safari in Zambia

An expert guide to Zambia's best safari parks, camps & lodges

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Lower Zambezi safari

Safaris on land and water
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South Luangwa and Lower Zambezi safari

See both sides of Zambia
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10 days

Victoria Falls and Zambia’s wildlife

Wildlife sanctuaries and powerful waterfalls
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Lower Zambezi National Park Tours

Lower Zambezi National Park, Lusaka

The Best Of Lower Zambezi

Four-day private safari of Zambia's Lower Zambezi

4 daysFrom $1,425
Lower Zambezi National Park, Kafue National Park, Lusaka

Zambezi Canoeing & Kafue National Park

Canoe, safari and boat cruise in Kafue National Park

10 daysFrom $2,991
Lower Zambezi National Park, South Luangwa National Park, Lusaka

Zambia's Photographic Safari

14 day classic safari in Lower Zambesi and South Luangwa national parks

14 daysFrom $9,521
Livingstone, Lower Zambezi National Park, South Luangwa National Park

Luxury Zambia and Victoria Falls Journey

10 daysFrom $11,600
Lower Zambezi National Park, South Luangwa National Park

South Luangwa and Lower Zambezi Safari

7 daysFrom $6,090

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