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Birding Tour Zambia and Malawi (South-central Africa) 2017



It is surprising that Zambia and Malawi are not bombarded by birders! Probably they are just not particularly well-marketed, charismatic, and popular countries for birding tours. But this is certainly not because they’re not exactly as amazing as any of their more popular neighbours in East and South Africa. We will demonstrate this to you on this ‘Birding Tour Zambia’ adventure. Their avifauna is incredible for advanced and novice birders alike; both countries are teaming with huge numbers of amazing birds that will delight beginners as well experienced birders, including loads of regional (if not country) endemics, and even a number of “Congolese-Zambian” specials on the northern border of Zambia. In addition, these countries are not only teaming with birds, but also with loads of big animals, amazing sights, and everything else that makes Africa such a brilliant continent to travel in.

On this ‘Birding Tour Zambia an Malawi’ adventure we will visit a large number of areas in both countries proclaimed by BirdLife International as Important Bird Areas (IBAs), as well as several wonderful national parks – a route that hopefully will allow us to watch the majority of these exciting avian riches.

Duration: 27 days

Limit (Group Size): 5 - 6

Date Start: August 14, 2017

Date End: September 09, 2017

Tour Start: Livingstone, Zambia

Tour End: Lilongwe, Malawi

Please note that this itinerary makes special mention of the birds indicated as target birds and that there will be many additional species. 


Price: US$10,880 per person sharing for 6 participants, US$11,715 per person sharing for 5 participants

Single Supplement: US$1,068

 

Price includes:
Meals
Accommodation
Guiding fees and local guide
All transport while on tour
Tolls
Entrance fees to parks as per itinerary
Bottled water
Price excludes:
International flights
Zambian and Malawian visa (for most nationalities payable at entrance in US dollars)
Medical evacuation insurance
Drinks other than bottled water
Tips
Laundry service
Personal expenses such as gifts

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Hi Chris, Just a quick note today to let you know that mom (Eleanor) and I had a fantastic day with Dylan. First of all it was a great comfort to meet someone at the airport from the area who knows how to go about things. Dylan provided us with a splendid introduction day to the common bird families and antelope (plus a mongoose) at Rietvlie which was exactly what we needed after being cooped up on a plane for so long! He also capably described things about each family and then the species we were seeing. What surprised me was how knowledgeable he is about other species around the world which makes it easy for him to relate to our knowledge base. We had a splendid day talking about all sorts of things. You guys are doing everything right -Bravo! Your website came up first in a Google search and it’s very inviting which encourages an inquiry. Chris, you got back to me right away, and Dylan followed up with answers and then read perfectly what we needed. Thank you so much! I will most definitely recommend you to anyone coming to this part of Africa. Keep up the good work! Dylan, thank you! I look forward to coming back some day. Kim Hartquist

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