Ask any international tourist if they know where Zambia is and most will answer ‘its in South Africa isnt it?’. Zambia one of the least known African countries and still remains a bit of a mystery to most travelers, only really recognized for having Victoria Falls on its border with Zimbabwe. Its such a pity […]
The Kalambo Falls on the Kalambo River is a 772-foot (235 m) single-drop waterfall on the border of Zambia and Tanzania at the southeast end of Lake Tanganyika. The falls are some of the tallest uninterrupted falls in Africa (after South Africa’s Tugela Falls, Ethiopia’s Jin Bahir Falls and others). Downstream of the falls is the Kalambo Gorge, which has a width of about 1 km and a depth of up […]
Lake Tanganyika, second largest of the lakes of eastern Africa. It is the longest freshwater lake in the world (410 miles [660 km]) and the second deepest 1,436 metres after Lake Baikal in Russia. Comparatively narrow, varying in width from 10 to 45 miles (16 to 72 km), it covers about 12,700 square miles (32,900 square km) and forms the boundary between Tanzania and […]
Northern Waterfalls The far North of Zambia has a huge variety of hidden gems. The places described here are great spots to visit for the self driving visitor, we recommend making a trip of several days to Ndole Bay and several days back. Almost 30% of all the fresh water in Africa originates in Zambia […]
This blog is about our tour to the Old Kapiysha Geothermal Plant in the nearby pebble village of Munshi. In 1986 the Zambian Geological Survey, in conjunction with Italian Aid, determined that the hot springs in Kapisya were favorable for commercial power generation. A pilot plant located in Sumbu on the shores of Lake Tanganyika was […]
Our Kala Bay cruise and walk is our most popular activity into Nsumbu National Park. This is because its great for animal sightings, namely elephants, hippos, warthogs, antelopes and various birds, as well as the gorgeous landscapes and calm reflective waters in the bay. This is always done late afternoon so that visitors can view […]
Our classic and favourite dessert option, Lemon Meringue Pie. The lemons are from our organic orchard and made with love!
Yesterdays fun and games at sunset with a game of beach soccer followed by a star lit dinner on the beach. What a wonderful day at Ndole Bay!
This morning sunrise over Lake Tanganyika in Zambia from Ndole Bay Lodges deck. It was simply too sensational not to share 😉
Yesterdays sunset cruise into Nsumbu National Park was pretty exciting! Elephants, Hippos and a crocodile, oh my!.