Explore Zambia

There’s a multitude of experiences for you to enjoy in nature-rich Zambia, from Mayan ruins, trekking in the mountains and the rainforests, to world-class scuba diving and snorkeling, and even swimming with manatees.

Zambian Highlights

Zambia is blessed with incredible sights, from the iconic Victoria Falls to some of the finest wildlife viewing in game parks that see fewer tourists than most – so much to explore.

Zambian Eco-Luxury

Zambia has so much to offer – Victoria Falls, South Luangwa Park, North Luangwa Park, Kafue National Park and Lower Zambezi National Park.

Make a Difference

Make a lasting difference by teaching in a village or building. You can build a home or install an eco-friendly stove for a local family.

Suggested Zambian Trip Itinerary

Example Price: US$9,890 per adult

On this adventure you and your family get to not only interact with the Zambian people and leave a legacy by building a home for a widow and her family; you will also be in awe of the awesome Victoria Falls, thrill to rafting or kayaking on the Zambezi River, and delight in close encounters with the Big 5 animals… all in luxury.

Trip Highlights

  • Build a house for a widow and her family
  • Big 5 safari in pristine wilderness
  • Private guided tour of Victoria Falls from both the Zambian and Zimbabwean sides
  • Sundowner cruise on the river
  • Optional white water rafting, bungee jump, or kayaking
  • Scenic flight over Victoria Falls
  • Optional walking safari
  • Luxury lodges and camp

Price Includes

  • Luxury accomodation throughout
  • Domestic flights
  • Private transfers
  • Expert local guides
  • Volunteering costs
  • Meals as specified
Note: Price excludes international flights

Sample Day by Day

Note: This is a sample itinerary only

Zambian Highlights

Here are some examples of Zambia’s breathtaking sightseeing experiences and sustainable eco-luxury accommodation. Includes: Victoria Falls, South Luangwa Park, North Luangwa Park, Kafue National Park and Lower Zambezi National Park.

Hotels and lodges shown here are examples of what we call “eco-luxury”, meaning you minimize any environmental impact whilst retaining your creature comforts. With Hands Up Holidays you can enjoy the best eco-luxury accomodation available at your chosen destinations.

How to help in Zambia

Make a lasting difference in Zambia. You can teach in a village. You can build a home or install an eco-friendly stove for a local family.

Teaching in Zambian village

Teaching in a village school near Victoria Falls enables you to leave a legacy and give young people the best gift – education.

You can play a part in providing improved and advanced education for orphaned and vulnerable children in remote villages of Zambia.

The long-term aim is for these communities to have education levels raised so that children can enter gainful employment and create sustainable income generating enterprises for them to support their extended families. Your help is hugely appreciated.

Note – this is a popular example of how you can help in this region, and we delight in crafting trips to your exact preferences.