Discover a different side of Zambia’s world-class safari destinations in the green season. With the Luangwa River flowing freely and the flood pans high at Liuwa Plain, and the landscape is lush and green. The animals are framed by emerald backdrops and dramatic skies—perfect for photography. Everything bursts back to life after the dry season, with abundant grazing for herbivores, well-fed prey for predators and babies aplenty.
You are met on arrival at Kalabo airstrip with a short drive to Liuwa Plain’s only permanent camp in the National Park, Time + Tide King Lewanika. The Liuwa Plain is a photographer’s dream, offering a different backdrop for capturing the robust wildlife with new babies are born in the green season and birdlife is plenty!
Join our experienced guides on an intimate safari excursion to admire some of Africa’s most spectacular wildlife—on foot, in a vehicle or by canoe on King’s pool as the water levels are high making the earth and sky feel like one.
In the Green season it is great to combine Time + Tide Chinzombo in your Zambia itinerary, and from January when the water levels get high, Time + Tide Kakuli. Perched high on the banks of the Luangwa River, the camp is designed for comfort in all weather. From your covered porch, take in the panoramic views and enjoy the utter tranquility of the green season.
With the rivers flowing full and afternoon thunderstorms, the landscape is lush, and wildlife abounds. Explore with our guides on foot and the perfect season to experience the South Luangwa by boat as teh ebony forest flood with annual rains making for a very unique and special experience.
Our expertise in African travel and conservation dates back 70 years and today, you can expect equally pioneering travel guidance from our award-winning team. Time + Tide are custodians of some of the most remote corners of our planet and it is our privilege to guide you along the road less travelled.