An aerial view of Victoria Falls with spray


Zambia is one of Africa’s best kept secrets. It is filled with an abundance of natural wildlife, water and landscapes that have barely been touched in comparison to many tourist destinations. Most travellers to Zambia head directly to Victoria Falls. While it's well worth a visit, there's a lot to discover in this beautiful country.

From safaris to rarely visited lakes and scenic national parks, Zambia's natural beauty is astounding. Local people are friendly and Zambia's cultures are wide and varied with over 72 spoken languages in Zambia (seven are official). It's a fascinating place to spend some time and you can be assured of interesting and memorable experiences.

A leopard lounging in a tree in Kafue National Park, Zambia

Epic safari destinations in Zambia: where to go and what to see

Zambia is one of the most underrated places in Africa to go on safari. The country has 20 national parks, and these three - the South Luangwa, the Kafue, and the Lower Zambezi - are some of the best.

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