Holidays to Lusaka

Zambia's capital is a quickly developing city, populated by people from all 70 of the country's tribes, international restaurants, and attractions like the colonial-era Anglican Cathedral and the National Museum (like many African national museums, a tad underfunded). Head just south of the city to visit the Munda Wanga Environmental …

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How to get to Lusaka

Here's what you need to know about getting to Lusaka. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Lusaka takes 14 hours.

When to go to Lusaka

Typical Holiday Price

£789 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Lusaka varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - November is the cheapest month to go to Lusaka.

Things to see and do in Lusaka

Sustainable sanitation | FlickrArcades Shopping Mall and Sunday Crafts Market
Arcades Shopping Mall and Sunday Crafts Market
Mycatkins | FlickrChaminuka Game Reserve
Chaminuka Game Reserve
Ninara | FlickrZambia National Museum
Zambia National Museum
Nataša Stuper | FlickrMunda Wanga Environmental Park
Munda Wanga Environmental Park
Squeezyboy | FlickrLeopards Hill Memorial Park
Leopards Hill Memorial Park

Reviews of Lusaka

Alena Křivánková
Alena KřivánkováBrno-Město

Lusaka is the capital of Zambia. Quite big city with lots of supermarkets or local markets. There is some kind of seesighting. Some parts of city are dangerous because of street gangs or children gangs. But Lusaka offers lots of bars, restaurants, lodges.

Stephen Watkins
Stephen WatkinsSan Jose

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