The Royal Zambezi Lodge is situated beneath a towering canopy of evergreen trees on the banks of the Zambezi River, only 10 minutes from the Lower Zambezi National Park in Zambia.
The Royal Zambezi Lodge is situated beneath a towering canopy of evergreen trees on the banks of the Lower Zambezi River. With 3½ kilometers of untamed river frontage, the Lodge is only 10 minutes from the Lower Zambezi National Park. The Royal Zambezi Lodge is the perfect destination for capturing the essential tranquility of this wilderness area.
The Lower Zambezi is a comfortable drive from Zambia's capital, Lusaka. Transfer are made by road and boat or by private air charter to the Royal Zambezi airstrip.
Clients self-driving from Lusaka, should be at the Kafue Pontoon launch site at 12h00. From here clients are transported to Royal Zambezi Lodge by motor boat (approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes).
If travelling from Kariba, it is required that guests arrive in Kariba the night prior to the start of the safari to avoid clients being left behind due to delayed flights. The preferred meeting place and time in Kariba on the day of departure is the Kariba Breezes Hotel at 09h30. However, clients requiring pick-ups from other hotels in Kariba will be collected at approximately 09h00-09h30. On the last day of the safari, clients are advised to make hotel reservations for that night, as they will only be dropped off in Kariba at approximately 15h30. Clients will not be transferred back to Kariba for any flights departing before 16h00.
Clients requiring charters to and from Lusaka, Mfuwe or Livingstone to Royal airstrip should request this from their agents. It is strongly recommended that clients charter.