Chongwe River House sleeps up to eight people in four spacious bedrooms with luxury open-air en suite bathrooms, and is an ideal accommodation for anyone wanting a private safari, families in particular.
This private house stands on the banks of the magical Chongwe River, close to the Zambezi, with a sensational view of the dramatic mountainous escarpment beyond. You can eat your meals right beside by the riverbank. The house is fully staffed with a guide, house manager and private cook – all of whom will tailor your private safari. Activities include safaris by four-wheel-drive or on foot, plus boat and canoe trips to see the area's wildlife which includes huge elephants (which often wander around the grounds), impala and kudu.
is featured in the following itinerary:
Take a week to explore Zambia's Lower Zambezi National Park and experience a secluded wilderness that offers wildlife viewing second to none. Best known for its boating safaris, elephant, lion, leopard and huge herds of Cape buffalo are resident here, together with impala and Nile crocodiles.
When to go: Apr-Nov
Duration inc. flights: 7 days
Price inc. flights: From £3,475 pp
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The Lower Zambezi National Park is one of the few pristine wildernesses left in Africa. Its backdrop is dominated by the steep Zambezi Escarpment, but the Zambezi River is the main attraction, where tranquil yet exciting excursions by boat are an excellent way to appreciate the river and its wildlife.
Where: Lusaka Province
Ideal for viewing: Cape buffalo, African elephant, cheetah, leopard, lion
Excellent for: Walking safaris, Vehicle safaris, River safaris