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Seven reasons why you should go on a walking safari in Zambia

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Megan Warrington

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Author: Megan Warrington - 27 March 2017

Last Update: 30 January 2024

Zambia is a stunning safari destination, giving travellers the opportunity to get closer to its wildlife.

If you’re looking for some travel inspiration, we’ve scoured Instagram to give you seven good reasons why you should go on a walking safari in Zambia right now.​

 

 

How close do you want to get when out walking on safari in the South Luangwa in Zambia.

A post shared by Odyssey Travels (@odyssey_travels) on Mar 10, 2016 at 11:08pm PST

 

 

Facts about Zambia

If you love being close to water, Zambia is home to numerous rivers, five massive lakes and 17 waterfalls, one of them which is Victoria Falls.

Zambia is home to 19 national parks.

Zambia’s Luangwa River is the most intact major river system in Africa.

Zambia’s Zambezi River is the fourth largest river in Africa, after the Nile, Congo, and Niger Rivers.

 

 

2 baby hyenas waiting for the pack to return in the Liuwa Plains National Park, Zambia.

A post shared by Odyssey Travels (@odyssey_travels) on Jan 1, 2016 at 5:34am PST

 


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