Plains and Rivers Safari - 8 Days

This 7 night Plains and Rivers Safari combines the beautiful Busanga plains and the cool river ecosystem of Kafue River Lodge.

Why choose? Experience the great herds and expansive views of Busanga with its rust red sunsets and prolific game and combine your experience with a luxurious chalet on the banks of the Kafue River.

Not only does the river bring a tranquil, slow paced safari experience but the chance to enjoy our hospitality on a whole new level.


A 7 night safari combining the beautiful Busanga Plains with the tranquil Kafue River.

All of your road tansfers will be handled by Northen Kafue Safaris.

On Day 1, our team will meet you and drive you to Kafue River Lodge where you will spend 2 or 3 nights before embarking on the next leg of your journey to the beautiful Busanga Plains.

There you will spend 4 nights before returning to Kafue River Lodge for your final night before being transferred back to Lusaka.


Day 1
Day 1- 4: Kafue River Lodge

Design and tailor make your experience at Kafue River lodge.

With safari cycling, game drives, boating, fishing, birding or simply enjoying the view over the river from the deck, you can choose to be as active or relaxed as you like.

The combination of specialist guides to make the most of your activities during the day and the hospitable lodge team you are sure to feel at home with us.

Day 2
Day 4 – 8: Kasonso Busanga Camp

The sheer diversity and untouched beauty of the Busanga plains is enough to draw you in and leave you breathless.

Add to this the vast herds of antelope, elephant and the prolific bird life and you have enough to satisfy even the most enthusiastic of safari goers, without even mentioning the magnificent lions.

Our guides have been tracking the prides for years and can fill you in on new contenders to the alpha male and how old each cub is.

As the season progresses and the water dries up the animals move closer together, making for spectacular viewing.

With dinners on the deck and striking sunsets, Kasonso Busanga is the perfect combination of warm hospitality and great guiding.


Cost Includes

  • National Park fees
  • Accommodation
  • All meals and local drinks
  • Safari activities
  • Bed levies
  • 1 free intercamp transfer and laundry

Cost Excludes

  • Premium drinks
  • Tips and gratuities
  • External transfers

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Plains and Rivers Safari