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Zambezi River Run - Canoeing Package

5 in 1 River Run Canoe Safari encompassing Game Drives, both day and night, a Game Walk and a visit to a Traditional Fishing Village.

There are several options in getting to the start of your Lower Zambezi canoeing safari:


Getting There - Starting Point

 

Central Zambia | Lower Zambezi Lodges

Central Zambia | Kariba

Lower Zambezi | Zambezi Floodplains


Style of safari: Explorer (Participants set up their own tents)

Duration: 4 nights, 5 days

Area: Lower Zambezi River

Distance: Approx. 75km canoeing.

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DAY ONE


1.) Meet 10.30am at Chirundu or 11am at Gwabi.

2.) Guide briefing followed by a light lunch followed by canoeing      orientation.

3.) Canoe through to the evening camp, only half-day.

4.) This 14km canoe paddle is primarily used to familiarize         one’s self with the canoe.

5.) We overnight at Kakomalala.

DAY TWO


1.) Canoeing starts early after morning tea / coffee and biscuits.

2.) Depart the island camp for a downstream breakfast stop at approx. 08:30

3.) Continue though to a shaded lunch stop from approx 12:30 to 14:30 out of the mid day sun.

4.) Proceed to a mainland fly camp for an overnight canoeing stop at Kayila fly camp.

5.) Dinner followed by an evening game drive at around 20:00 / 21:00

6.) Overnight at Kayila Fly Camp.


DAY THREE


1.) Early tea / coffee followed by an approx. 2 hour walk from 6.30 - 8.30am

2.) Return to camp for breakfast at 9.30am

3.) Depart for a village Tour from 11am to 12.30pm

4.) Picnic lunch on the Zambezi escarpment overlooking the Zambezi valley.

5.) Game drive back to camp before a short canoe trip to Mtondo Island.

6.) Overnight at Mtondo Island.

DAY FOUR


1.) Early tea / coffee & biscuits.

2.) Full day canoeing to end of the canoeing safari.

3.) Return to the fly camp for breakfast at approx. 8am

4.) Depart the camp for a 9 – 10am for full day canoeing.

5.) Arrive at Kayila fly camp at approx. 17:00

6.) Overnight at Kayila Fly Camp.

tDAY FIVE


1.) Early morning tea / coffee & biscuits.

2.) Early morning bush drive back through the game       management area, passing traditional villages and a school       en-route.

Return transfers


- By road to Gwabi 3hrs

- Optional extra Drop off Royal airstrip 30 min road transfer.

- Optional extra Boat transfer to Gwabi 1hr


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