Certain activities such as white-water rafting are only on offer when water levels are low, and this is also the time to take a dip in the Devil’s Pool. On previous trips to Africa we included Botswana, South Africa and Namibia. MTT in Lusaka arranged for a highly memorable 12-day tour though the country with a personal guide and a 4WD vehicle. One of the most popular destinations for first-ever and family safaris, Kenya offers the wildebeest migration in the Maasai Mara Game Reserve in July/August. Lake Tanganyika is the second longest by volume, oldest and deepest fresh water lake in the world, this lake s shared by four counties; Burundi, DR Congo, Tanzania and Zambia.
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Livingstone is geared toward active people and adrenaline junkies, but there are activities for any type of traveler. August Warm temperatures and little rain make for an optimal safari experience in Kenya. July Warm temperatures and little rain make for an optimal safari experience across East Africa. It’s wide open flood plains offer an incredible diversity of mammal species –including cheetah. Excellent service and they supplied good suggestions for our holiday they also organised all internal flights and arranged check in for us so we had no worries while on holiday. We have had a most memorable holiday staying at wonderful places thanks to Sabrina and Safari Online.
There are also regular flights from Johannesburg into Livingstone, a large town close to the Victoria Falls. Like Zambia safari tours across Southern Africa, the best time to visit Zambia is from July to October. There is little chance of rain meaning wildlife sightings are at their best when animals congregate at precious remaining water sources. Sightings are particularly good between August and October when temperatures are regularly in the mid-to-high 30’s .
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The camps that are open are usually very quiet, and the low visitor numbers are a major positive for some travellers. Kaingo Camp sits in the heart of prime gameviewing country – on the banks of the Luangwa River deep within the South Luangwa National Park. This trip showcases Malawi’s wildlife in Majete Wildlife Reserve and Liwonde National Park, as well as the best of Malawi’s beaches on Lake Malawi and the best of Malawi’s smiling people.
It is home to 60 animal species which are mainly found around Luangwa River such as hippos, elephants, giraffes, leopards among others and over 400 bird species. The park is also endowed with spectacular views as its vegetation varies with trees like Baobabs and ebony trees, bushes, lush green bushes, wild flowers among others. Activities that can be enjoyed in the park are walking safaris, night and day game drives, they are something wonderful and not to forget. After a few days enjoying the iconic Victoria Falls at Tongabezi Lodge, you will fly across to the Lower Zambezi National Park to spend 5 nights on a luxury safari. With the mighty Zambezi River the main attraction to the park, you can enjoy a variety of safari activities here including day and night game drives, walking safaris, canoe and boat safaris, and tiger fishing. After the Lower Zambezi, you’ll head to the South Luangwa to spend a few days in Puku Ridge – the sister camp of Chiawa.