General Info


Planning a safari is often a bewildering process - hopefully this section, or our 'Safari Companion' Download, will answer any questions that you may have. If you would prefer to speak to a human being feel free to give us a call on 0121 472 1541 - we will be delighted to field any questions you have about your Zambian safari.

Clicking on the drop-down menu above will take you to further information lower down on this page, from where you can then, if you wish, click on a link to a separate page dealing in much more detail with the topic concerned


What to Take on Safari

Packing for a safari is not like preparing for an archetypal two week holiday in the sun. It is hoped that this section of the website will educate and give travellers plenty of ideas as to the types of items needed on safari.

Topics covered include baggage, clothing, toiletries, medical items and camera equipment.

Click here for more information.


How to Book Your Safari

Booking any holiday on-line can be a complicated procedure. We have tried to simply this for you by collecting together all the information that you need in one place.

Included are our Booking Terms and Conditions, Payment Policy and Procedures and Cancellation Procedures

To view this please click here.


Health Precautions

There are a number of essential and some recommended vaccines and preventative medications required for your travel to Zambia. We would always recommend that you please consult with your health-care practitioner for up-to-date and qualified advice on this matter.

To find out more on recommended vaccinations and preventative medications for your safari in Zambia, please click here.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

A list of frequently asked questions about planning and taking a safari in Zambia and our responses. 

These include health considerations, ideal group sizes, cost factors, passport and visa requirements, food and communication issues.

If you cannot find the answer to a question you are looking for please feel free to contact us.



Weather in Zambia

For more information on when is the best time to visit Zambia, please click here.



For dozens of beautiful images of Zambia, and elsewhere, browse our gallery section in the main AfricaAway website.

Or you can:

Click here to see our Leopard Story images (A leopard was trapped all day in a tree halfway across Zambia’s South Luangwa River, having failed to notice the large number of crocodiles that were to surround it. It escaped overnight!)

Click here to see the BIG FIVE

Click here to see photos of African Birds


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