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Lower Zambezi Trip
The Voyagers team recently visited the Lower Zambezi National Park. Given the current situation, it is probably worth letting everyone know about the experience on a door-to-door basis as travel is a bit different from years gone by.
The team left Ndola as a party of four, two adults and two children…
So, Travel is shut down…… but not for long and it is time to start dreaming. The winter 2021 and 2022 season promises a lot.
I for one cannot wait to hit the slopes, savour Fluhalp, toast life in the Hennu Stall, drink in the views and seek out the elusive Bombardino next year. This Voyagers Traveller…
At Voyagers® we believe in protecting the land around us and preserving the natural bush around our offices. Our Voyagers® Rentals Limited (https://www.europcarzambia.com/) office at The Grove in Lusaka is located near the airport which is less urbanised than Lusaka city. We aim to look after the…
Frequently Asked Questions About Travelling to Zambia
Whether it’s your first time to Zambia or whether you’re coming back again to visit, it’s always important to stay up to date with what’s happening in Zambia in terms of visa requirements, travel arrangements, exchange rates, climate, etc. Here is a list of our 20 most frequently asked questions:
Of course we’ve all heard of the major tourist attractions in Zambia such as Victoria Falls, Kafue National Park, South Luangwa National Park and Lower Zambezi National Park, but Zambia has so much more to offer! The hidden gems below should be on every local Zambian’s bucket list to truly say they’ve…
They're coming in their millions... Are you ready?
Between October and December each year, about 10 million straw-coloured fruit bats descend into a tiny patch of evergreen swamp forest inside https://kasankanationalpark.com/bat-migration/#map, Northern Zambia. This natural phenomenon…
1. Do not get out of the vehicle
Wild animals can be dangerous, especially predators. You’re better off and safer staying in the vehicle and just viewing the animals through a pair of binoculars or using your camera. If you are on a game drive with a guide, they are likely to let you get out of…
THE BIG FIVE
The name “Big Five” originally stemmed from these five animals being the most demanded animals for trophy hunters to find and they were also seen as the top five most dangerous animals in Africa. However, we believe that the only ‘shooting’ that should be done to these animals…
What is wildlife conservation?
Wildlife conservation is the practice of protecting wild plant and animal species and their habitats. The goal of wildlife conservation is to ensure that nature will be around for future generations to enjoy and appreciate. This can be done through careful management…
A long-haul flight is a flight that covers a large distance and is usually several hours in duration. These flights usually involve crossing oceans or large land masses, and may include several stopovers. Long-haul flights can be tiring and uncomfortable, so it's important to plan ahead and make sure…
So you’re thinking about coming to visit Zambia? Or you’ve already booked your flights to come and experience our beautiful country? Great choice! Now the big question… Where are the best places to go to in Zambia whilst you’re here? Well, you’ve come to the right place to find out. Voyagers®…
You have your safari to Zambia booked, so what’s next? Deciding what to pack is a daunting task! But don’t worry, Voyagers® Zambia is here to guide you. With 35 years of experiencing the Zambian bush, we are confident that we know what essentials to pack!
Here are 10 things to bring with you…
Many customers are unaware of the opportunities they miss out on when they travel without using a travel agent. Voyagers can help you in a lot ways, including the ones listed below.
1. Better choice
The Voyagers travel agents are privy to inside information regarding the best times to visit…
5 Easy Steps to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint When Travelling
Producing vs. Reducing
Before we start talking about reducing our carbon footprint, it’s important to know what we are producing. The term “carbon footprint” refers to the amount of greenhouse gases – and specifically carbon dioxide – emitted by our activities during a given period of time.
Top 10 Animals You Can Expect to See When You Visit Zambia
Zambia is one of the most exquisite countries in the world to view wildlife, especially the Big Five (leopard, lion, elephant, rhino and buffalo). There are 20 national parks in the country that boast thousands of animal and plant species that you can’t find just anywhere. Below you can read about…
The Voyagers team has once again been on the road with a weekend escape to the South Luangwa National Park.
The South Luangwa National Park has long been the jewel in the crown of Zambia’s natural heritage. A magnificent national park established in 1972 but in existence as a game reserve since 1938.…
With access to the two primary Global Distribution Systems for ticketing Voyagers offers an unrivalled range of choices when it comes to flights in and out of Zambia. With the widest range of airlines that can be ticketed in Zambia we are your partner of choice. We offer these choices to you online, through our Corporate Self Booking Tool, by phone, by email and of course face to face.
Low Cost Carrier Reservations
Increasingly airlines are trying to manage costs by making fares only available through the web, our systems and relationships allow us to book a wide range of low cost airlines around the world should your plans or budget require this.
Voyagers Rentals, a sister company is part of the Europcar Franchise Network and can offer Car Rental in 140 Countries outbound and of course in Zambia itself. Our Fleet Guide - Your Zambian Mobility Partner. Please visit www.europcarzambia.com or contact us.
Voyagers has grown with the aviation industry in Zambia and Air Charters are an important segment offering maximum flexibility and choice to you. We have strong relationships with all the major Charter Companies in Zambia and we are happy to find the right aircraft for your journey. email request
Hotel Reservations, Worldwide
Voyagers has negotiated rates with many of Zambia’s leading accommodation suppliers and various International Groups. Our systems allow us to evaluate and maximise customer value through the many distribution channels used by the Hotel Industry, giving our customers the choice of multiple brands and price points across the world.
Meetings, Conferences and Events
Meetings, Conferences and events represent an opportunity to showcase your entity to your customers, business network or friends. Getting it right is critical and Voyagers is there to ensure your event gets the best possible exposure for your investment. In addition, we can provide a Conference support desk handling transportation co-ordination, as well as pre and post conference tours for delegates.
Emergency Assistance (After Hours)
When it goes wrong, we are here to make it right. We have an experienced team who have worked through numerous challenging situations from Icelandic Volcanos through to the current Covid 19 Crisis to recover plans and get life back on track. The ultimate ‘Phone a friend’ service.
Sometimes you just got to take what no one ever envisaged someone would want to take on a plane. From moving to a new country to changing schools, we help to make the arrangements to get that trunk, extra bag, marketing materials, sales props, sporting equipment to where it needs to be.
Holidays / Leisure Travel
For that once in a lifetime Instagram perfect statement, to that long weekend break, from Alaska to Zambia we are here to help your dreams become a reality. From Skiing in Aspen to Zermatt we are here to help. From right next door in Malawi to as far away as you can get in Hawaii we have delivered some truly memorable holidays.
Game Park Visits
Zambia is blessed with some stunning National Parks and one of the the Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Spectacular Parks include South Luangwa, Lower Zambezi and Kafue all world class and offering some of the best sites and sounds of the natural world. With over 30 years’ experience we stand ready to help you get in touch with nature. Explore Zambia to get the very best it has to offer. By staying local the carbon impact of your holidays is reduced for a sustainable future.
Group Bookings and Reservations
Sometimes the whole team has to travel, Group bookings allow for the best pricing offers, whether it’s a School Group heading to Europe, a team heading out to fly the flag or a Business delegation driving trade and industry Voyagers can help to make the plan a reality.
Key Accounts Management
Travel management is an art! But one you shouldn’t have to practise, leave this to us; the experts and ensure your firm gets the best value for money, we can help to develop a travel policy that delivers risk management, cost savings and environmental accountability. Talk to us to develop a program that mitigates increasing costs and maximises the rewards of business travel.
Meet and Greet Services, Lusaka, Ndola & Livingstone
We offer meet and greet services at Zambia’s major airports. Assistance with Check in and getting around the airport.
Corporate Self Booking Tool
Our Corporate Self Booking tool allows you to have all the choices you would expect from the Internet as well as our proprietary negotiated rates. Allowing you to make your travel selections 24/7 from anywhere you choose. All the benefits of the Internet with a lot less uncertainty and the option of picking up the phone when the need arises.
Re-Issues / Refunds
Change of mind, change of plan, cancellation and postponement – we can re-issue and refund your travel reservations within Airline rules and minimise costs whilst protecting your interests.
Statistics, Volume Tracking
As part of our Key Account management program, we offer Travel Statistics which give insight into travel purchases, policy adherence and savings accessed. These numbers form the basis of evidence driven spend management which is essential in making the right decisions and managing travel spend.
One of the key ways to mitigate Travel risks is through the purchase of Travel Insurance. Voyagers offer ‘plain vanilla’ Travel Insurance to cover most customers requirements. For a comprehensive business specific approach to Travel Insurance an introduction can be made to AIB our sister company a licensed Insurance Broker.