Zambia

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Victoria Falls
  • South Luangwa National Park
  • Lower Zambezi
  • Kafue National Park
  • North Luangwa National Park
  • Bangwelulu Wetlands
  • Lake Kariba

BACKGROUND

Zambia takes its name from the Zambezi River, which rises in the northwest corner of the country and forms its southern boundary. Zambia has some of nature’s best wildlife and game reserves affording the country with abundant tourism potential. The North Luangwa, South Luangwa and Kafue National Parks have one of the most prolific animal populations in Africa. The Victoria Falls in the Southern part of the country is a major tourist attraction.