8 nights: 4 nights Livingstone and 4 nights Lower Zambezi

This safari combines two iconic destinations along the Zambezi River: Victoria Falls and the breath-takingly beautiful Lower Zambezi Valley. This journey blends a variety of experiences, commencing in Livingstone, a captivating town offering adventure, discovery, and tranquil allure. Subsequently, you’ll venture further into Zambia’s core, indulging in four nights within the Lower Zambezi Valley. Here, you’ll encounter a pristine wilderness teeming with wildlife, along with an array of diverse safari experiences both on land and water.

8 nights: 4 nights Livingstone and 4 nights Lower Zambezi

Your Journey

4 nights Livingstone & 4 nights Lower Zambezi incl. Flights between Livingstone and Lusaka

“An amazing Zambezi experience, thanks to all the incredible staff… every single one!” Clews – March 2024

Overall, as the high level of courtesy and consideration was impressive. I noted all the little things that were done to make a guest feel thought of and taken care of. I was impressed with the focus on safety. ~ Redlin

Day 1 – 4​

Chundukwa River Lodge, Livingstone

Livingstone is the adventure capital of Zambia. Visit Victoria Falls, enjoy horse riding at Chundukwa, take in a stunning Zambezi sunset on a river boat cruise, marvel at the views during a helicopter or microlight flight, white water raft, visit the historic Livingstone Island, and explore local art galleries, markets and restaurants. There really is something for everyone!


Accommodation, return transfers from Livingstone airport, one in-house activity per day, all meals, house wine, beer, soft drinks, tea, coffee & water, WiFi, laundry services, VAT & tourism levy and a complimentary Victoria Falls Day Trip (Victoria Falls Rainforest Entrance fee: $20 pp).

Highlights from Chundukwa River Lodge


A wonderful opportunity for guests to enjoy a private vehicle for a full day at leisure – visit Victoria Falls and explore!

Tranquil Setting

All rooms are on the water’s edge, river facing with 180 degree views over the water.

Owner run and operated

A personalised owner run lodge rated top 3 on Tripadvisor in Livingstone.

Chundukwa Activities

In-House Activity selection. Guests may choose one of the following experiences with our compliments – per day

  • 1 x Victoria Falls Day Trip per stay. A wonderful opportunity for our guests to enjoy a private vehicle for a full day at leisure
  • A horse ride for all levels of rider (Duration 1h30)
  • A beautiful sunrise or sunset cruise (Duration 1h30-2hrs)
  • Zambezi lunchtime floating picnic (Duration 2hrs)
  • Accompanied Bushwalks in the woodlands on our horse ranch (Duration 1hr)
  • A mountain bike tour of our horse ranch, nearby villages and farmlands (Duration 1h30)

Activities which can be booked at an extra cost:

(Please enquire about a full activities list)

Livingstone Island / Devils Pool, Canoeing and river rafting, Flight Of The Angels (Heli flip over Victoria Falls), Steam train safaris, River Cruises, Elephant Cafe & Interaction.

Day 4 – 9

Baines’ River Camp, Lower Zambezi Valley

Measuring over 5,000 square kilometres of unfenced yet protected habitat, this safari destination has remained free of mass tourism. In the absence of tarred roads, power lines and light pollution, you will experience the authentic African safari on a variety of safari activities that are on offer. Game viewing and birding is offered in open vehicles, on foot and by boat. A gentle canoe safari down one of the beautiful tributaries of the Zambezi is pure magic and for those with a sense of adventure, Tiger fishing provides that little kick in your safari. You will also have the opportunity to visit and engage with the local communities and conservation organisation.


Accommodation, meals, non-premium drinks, twice-daily safari activities (game drives, safari walks, boat cruises, fishing & canoeing), internal road transfers from Royal Airstrip, SES Medical Evacuation Service, WiFi, VAT, 10% service charge, tourism levy, laundry, park fees and airstrip access fees.

Highlights from Baines' River Camp

Tranquil River Setting

All the amenities at Baines’ overlook the mesmerising Zambezi River.

Diverse Activities

Boat safaris, game drives, safari walks, canoeing, beach boules and gin tasting.

Luxury Accommodation

Secluded, free-standing units each with their own private veranda facing the river.

Baines' Activities

The Lower Zambezi offers a plethora of activities, making it a unique destination in Africa. It is renowned for its predator sightings, elephant encounters, and the chance to observe wildlife on foot, by game vehicle, or via boat safari. Angling enthusiasts and novices alike can enjoy trying to catch a Tiger fish, a highlight of the Zambezi experience. Birdwatchers can look forward to spotting special species like Lillian’s Lovebird and Livingstone’s flycatcher. Guests can unwind in the camp’s open lounge areas or by the pool, enjoying service from attentive staff. There are various child-friendly activities, from fishing and baking to arts and crafts. The day concludes beautifully with a family game of Boules by the river, reflecting on the day’s adventures.

Bookings & Enquiries

Contact details

Contact Linda Fisher:

Tel: +27 (0)33 342 7498
Whatsapp: +27 (0)82 806 4074

Send an email

Dates & Seasons

Lodge is open:

1 March – 30 November

Green Season:

1 Mar – 30 June & 1 – 30 November

High Season:

1 July – 31 October

Secret Season Long Stay Special

November 2023, Stay 3 Nights, Pay for 2, USD1480-00 per person per package on a fully inclusive basis. Email reservations@bainesrivercamp.com for more information.