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really special bush and beach honeymoon this beautiful 13 night Zambia and Lake Malawi adventure brings together some fantastic owner run safari camps in one of the predator capitals of Africa with one of the remotest beach hideaways on the continent. Enjoy tracking lion on foot, mountain bike safaris, exploring idyllic waterfalls and soaring Baobab trees along the shores of Lake Malawi and a romantic sleep out under the stars experience.
Day 1: London to Lusaka
Fly overnight from the UK to Lusaka (via Nairobi).
Day 2: Lusaka to South Luangwa
On arrival you will be met and assisted onto your flight to Mfuwe, the gateway to the South Luangwa National Park. On arrival you will be met and transferred to one of our favourite camps in Zambia, Flatdogs Camp, to spend your first 3 nights on safari. Owner managed by Jess, the camp is very relaxing, the staff extremely friendly and it offers incredible game viewing in the central Mfuwe region of the park. By the way, flatdogs are crocodiles!
Days 3 & 4: South Luangwa
Two full days of safari in the one of the best game viewing regions in Southern Africa. At Flatdogs the activities include game drives in open 4×4 vehicles, walking safaris and night drives. When back in camp you have a lovely swimming pool for cooling off, you can relax with a good book by the river and working closely with the local community you can arrange an informal visit to the local village. Want to know more about a day on safari? Call us on 01273 923100 to chat through and start planning the best safari for your honeymoon.
Day 5: South Luangwa
Moving to the remote northern section of the park today (game viewing en route) you will continue your safari with 2 nights at Tafika Camp, one of the finest safari camps in Africa. Owner run and home to John and Carol Coppinger, Tafika sits in one of the remotest regions of the park and offers the very best guiding and hospitality – we also love the option of John’s mountain bike safaris!
Day 6: South Luangwa
Full day of safari in leopard country with some of the best in the business. At Tafika you can head out on expertly guided game drives, night drives, walking safaris and even mountain bike safaris. Working closely with the local community you can also arrange a visit to the local village Mkasanga.
Day 7: South Luangwa to Lake Malawi
Finishing off your 6 day safari with a final game drive and breakfast you will be transferred south to Mfuwe Airport to catch your light aircraft flight over the border to Lake Malawi. Touching down briefly in Lilongwe for immigration purposed you will continue to the Mozambican side of Lake Malawi to spend 6 nights at Nkwichi Lodge. A huge Sundowner favourite this incredibly remote lake retreat has stunning beaches, crystal clear water, beautiful rustic accommodation and the night cruises, romantic beach dinners and sleep out under the stars is not to be missed! “50% reduction for the Bride” special”
Days 8 to 12: Lake Malawi
Five full days to soak up this unique slice of African paradise! Providing the perfect environment for relaxation, Nkwichi also offers an amazing selection of both water and land based activities, including SUP boarding, canoeing, snorkelling, sunset cruises, hiking, picnics and much more……You will love Nkwichi! Want to add-in an extra couple of days on the beach? Call us on 01273 923100 and let’s start designing a Zambia honeymoon tailored to you.
Day 13: Lake Malawi to London
This morning you will fly by light aircraft back to Lilongwe Airport to catch your International flight back to the UK (via Nairobi).
Day 14: London
Welcome Home Mr & Mrs…..(they won’t believe it until you show them the photos!)
This Zambia & Malawi honeymoon idea costs from £4,487pp and includes –International flights (price based on London), all internal flights, all accommodation on a sharing basis, 5 nights all-inclusive safari (drinks not included at Flatdogs), 6 nights full-board with non-motorised activities on Lake Malawi, park fees and all transfers.
The Sturridge Family Zambia
Victoria Campbell Zambia
Chris Hanson Zambia
Isaac Tilney Zambia & South Africa
Siobhan Joyce Zambia & Mozambique
Jane Hadfield Zambia
Alistair Lewis Zambia & Mozambique, September 2015
Clare Hunter Zambia
Amanda Cowley Zambia
Mr & Mrs Thomas Zambia
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