One of the last places on earth to experience authentic wildlife and cultural experiences.
Zambia, a landlocked country in south-central Africa, is about one-tenth larger than Texas. It is surrounded by Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, and Namibia.
The country has 73 tribal groupings and several chiefdoms some of which spill over to its neighboring Countries.
Zambia is mostly a plateau that rises to 8,000 ft (2,434 m) in the east. Zambia lies landlocked between the Tropic of Capricorn and the Equator, shaped like a butterfly and covering about 752,610 square kilometers.
The Country got independent on the 24th of October, 1964 from the British rule after the federation of Nyasaland - now Malawi, Southern - now Zimbabwe and Northern Rhodesia - now Zambia.
The land of the legendary African walking safari, Water Falls, the wild Zambezi River, abundant wildlife, and raw wilderness, all in one friendly country.
Blessed with awe-inspiring natural wonders, an abundance of wildlife, huge water bodies and vast open spaces, Zambia offers unforgettable holidays exploring the real Africa.
Acknowledged as one of the safest countries in the world to visit, Zambia's welcoming people live in peace and harmony. And here, in the Real Africa, you will find some of the finest Safari experiences on the planet, including face to face encounters with Nature at its most wild.
Spectacular waterways provide adrenaline-thrills or a leisurely playground of activities for all ages. Seventeen magnificent Water falls, apart from the spectacular Mosi - O - Tunya Falls, provide 'cascade followers' an adventure into the remote undeveloped rural areas where a taste of village life can be experienced through Community based Tourism.
Population: Current population stands at 18, 38,505 (growth rate was : 2.88% but now about -3.00%); birth rate: 2.88/1000; infant mortality rate: 66.62/1000; life expectancy: 51.83.
Lusaka the capitol and the largest city in Zambia has a population about 3.802 million
Monetary unit: Kwacha
Republic of Zambia
Religions: Protestant 75.3%, Roman Catholic 20.2%, other 2.7% (includes Muslim Buddhist, Hindu, and Baha'i), none 1.8%
Literacy rate: Adult literacy rate is the percentage of people ages 15 and above who can both read and write with understanding a short simple statement about their everyday life. Zambia literacy rate for 2018 was 86.75%, a 3.74% increase from 2010.
To plan your trip in Zambia, please refer to this distance chart.