Lochinvar National Park
Is A Paradise For Birders!

Lochinvar National Park is not well known for large game animals, but it is best known for the abundance and variety of its birdlife.

The park is located on the southern edge of the Kafue Flats in central Zambia. It extends for 33kms from the Kafue River in the north to low wooded hills in the south.

Zambia's Best Bird Sanctuary

It is a very popular destination for Zambian Birding safaris. The park is the country’s best bird sanctuary and is ideally suited for bird watching.

In comparison to the whole country which is home to more than 740 species of birds, Lochinvar National Park boasts of over 420 bird species in its 428 square kilometers!

The variety of bird species in the wetlands of the Lonchivar national park makes it Zambia’s most well-known bird sanctuary.

The wetlands of Lochinvar National Park have a lot of bird species which includes water birds, fish-eaters, woodland species and migrants. Some of these bird species occur in quite large numbers. Birding lovers can enjoy the unspoilt scenery of Lochinvar National Park.

The Park

Most of the Lochinvar National Park is made up of the Kafue flats. The Kafue Lechwe is confined to the Kafue flats and the Lochinvar National Park itself. Zebras are also present in large numbers.

The next time you are on a birding safari in Zambia or you want to know more about the birds of Zambia, put the Lonchivar national park in you diary. At the Lonchivar national park, you are assured of a whole new experience of bird–viewing.


Recent Posts

  1. aha The David Livingstone Safari Lodge and Spa

    aha The David Livingstone Safari Lodge And Spa is located within the lush surroundings of the Zambezi River bank and offers five star accommodation.

    Read more

  2. Livingstone Backpackers, A Truly Backpackers Stop

    Livingstone Backpackers is in a good location in town centre, close to all activities in Livingstone, very near to shopping mall, close to the museum, main road, shops and markets…

    Read more

  3. Kafue River Lodge - "A little Corner of Heaven.. !"

    Kafue River Lodge is located on the north bank of the Kafue River, opposite the Kafue National Park. This area is among Zambia’s best wildlife sanctuaries.

    Read more

New! Comments

Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below.

Lochinvar National Park To Zambia Game Parks

Lochinvar National Park To Zambia Advisor Home