The Zambezi Grande Lodge in Zambia provides unfenced open plains of African adventures in a 5-star sanctuary on a prime sector besides the river, on the edge of the Lower Zambezi National Park providing travellers with an unforgettable personalised retreat. Guests enjoy all the opulent indulgences you need to ensure you are totally relaxed, with a choice of safari guides, 4x4, boating safaris and guided walks each with expert guides. A choice of luxury spacious rooms and free-standing superior suites each offering unspoiled landscapes and spectacular views, luxurious bedding and ensuite bathrooms.
The neighbouring Lower Zambezi National Park, an immense 4,092 square kilometres of rich birdlife, indigenous flora and untamed wildlife viewable, with reserves on both sides of the river the African wildlife is sure to mesmerize you, from forests to open plains, thick bushland to palm groves, each witness to life surrounding the Zambezi River.
Expert guides will ensure you have the best sightings in the open vehicle safaris sighting as many of the Big 5 as possible on your outings. Scrumptious snacks and drinks provided along the way, stopping off to admire at the unspoiled terrain. Expect magnificent African wildlife sightings, Elephant, Leopard, Lion alongside the often elusive and perhaps the endangered African Wild Dog spotted meandering past on an occasion.
Around 400 bird species visit this area throughout the year, including the sought-after Livingstone’s Fly-Catcher and the rare Pel’s Fishing Owl, making it an ideal location for keen ornithologists. The guided walks through the wilderness giving you the opportunity to witness up-close Zambia’s finest flora and fauna with knowledgeable guides.
Explore the wilderness by boat, both day-trips and sundowner cruises, allowing you to meander down the waterways in leisurely freedom in search of Africa’s finest natural offerings, viewing the mammal gatherings on the banks in their glorious natural state.
Fishing from the banks, with a strict catch-and-release policy, prized species including the Tiger Fish and Vundu, offering an angler’s paradise. Basic gear and tackle are provided although advanced fishers may choose to bring their own equipment. Gain insights into rural Zambian life by visiting a local village and learn how local crafts and food is prepared.
Back at the camp spoil yourself with a calming body therapy using the luxurious wellness treatment range of eco-friendly Healing Earth products, whilst you unwind in the unspoiled African bush, follow this by indulging in one of the freshly prepared gourmet pan-African delicacies guaranteed to delight your tastebuds and add to your 5-star experience, the head chef will ensure you have a meal that caters for your particular dietary requirements. Each meal freshly prepared, offering a variety of the freshest ingredients savoury dishes balanced alongside delightful desserts each matching the beauty of your surroundings.