The Mosi Oa Tunya National Park is located in the Southern Province of Zambia.
The park is along the Zambezi River and it is home to the Victoria Falls, also known as the Mosi-oa-Tunya or ‘the smoke that thunders’ in local language.
A visit to the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park is incomplete without seeing the Victoria Falls, one of the natural wonders of the world.
Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park is an UNESCO World Heritage site. The Park has a statue of the Scottish explorer David Livingstone. It was erected In November 2005. On Livingstone Island, a plaque was also unveiled to mark the spot from where Livingstone first saw the Victoria Falls.
Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park covers an area of 66 square kilometres. Plans are underway to extend the Park further up the Zambezi River. The Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park enables a wonderfully relaxing drive alongside the Zambezi River. And, many animal species can easily be seen in the Park because of its small size.
The National Park has plenty of wildlife which includes hippopotamus, crocodile, vervet monkeys, baboons, giraffe, zebra, warthog, sable, antelope, eland, buffalo, impala and many species of birds. Elephants are a common sight and can occasionally be seen crossing the Zambezi River from the Zimbabwean side.
The Lodge is named after Sussi and Chuma, the two Africans who accompanied David Livingstone during his expeditions.
Guests are treated to spectacular views of the Zambezi River from any of the lodge's twelve air-conditioned tree houses. You can have a drink in the bar or cool yourself in the swimming pool. The Lodge offers its guests a variety of body therapies, body rituals and skin care treatments.
There’s a wide range of activities that are offered to make your stay at the Sanctuary a lively and memorable one. These include:
At the Sanctuary Sussi and Chuma, you are guaranteed of the ultimate ‘luxury in the wilderness’ with superb service and expert local guides.
Looking for Zambia hotels, lodges and guesthouses? This is the right place for you!
The Garden Villa, located in Livingstone City offers air-conditioned accommodation and an outdoor swimming pool.
Radisson Blu Hotel Lusaka, located on the Great East Road is close to Kenneth Kaunda International Airport, just 15 minutes’ drive away.