Invitation to Zambia Travel expo May 21-23 in Lusaka

The Zambia Tourism Board (ZTB) invite you to

the Zambia Travel Expo 21 – 23 MAY 2015 AT MULUNGUSHI INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTRE – LUSAKA, ZAMBIA.



Theme: Promoting Tourism through collaboration NOT competition
ZATEX is a live marketplace bringing together buyers, exhibitors, and the media.
The Zambia Travel Expo
21 to 23 May, 2015
Mulungushi International Conference Centre

To be selected as a hosted buyer please contact solistor.cheelo@zambiatourism.org.za| angela.chimpinde@zambiatourism.org.zm  
Tel: +260 973 050 370

PROPOSED ITINERARY FOR ZATEX HOSTED  AGENTS & MEDIA
20TH MAY – 26TH MAY 2015. (20 pax)

DAY 1

Wednesday 20 May, 2015

 

Arrival at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport Meet and greet by ZTB staff Transfer to various Hotels TBA Lunch at the Hotel (depending on arrival time)

16:30hrs

City Tour & Visit to Manda Hill Shopping Centre or Arcades

18:30hrs

Return to the hotel
Overnight at the Hotel

 

 

DAY 2

Thursday 21 May, 2015

07:30hrs

Breakfast         

10:30hrs

Morning Brief by ZTB Director Marketing

11:00hrs

Visit to Zambia Travel Expo at Mulungushi International Conference Centre  

12:00hrs

Lunch at Mulungushi Conference Centre

14:30hrs

Speed Dating with local Operators/exhibitors at ZATEX

16: 30hrs

Site Visits:
Radisson Blu hotel
Protea Lusaka Tower

18:30

Return to the Hotel

19:00hrs – 21:30hrs

Official Opening Welcome Reception dinner hosted by Zambia Tourism Board at Radisson Blu hotel

22:00

Return to hotel & Overnight at Hotel TBA

 

 

DAY 03

Friday 22 May, 2015

07:30hrs 

Breakfast

08:30hrs

Site Inspections:
Intercontinental hotel
Taj Pamodzi hotel
Southern Sun Holiday Inn ridgeway (part ofTsogo Sun)

10:30

Visit ZATEX stands at Mulungushi ICC

13:30

Lunch

15:00

Depart for site inspection at Chaminuka private nature Reserve (1 group) & the other group Lilayi Lodge

14:30hrs

Activities at the lodge

17:30hrs

Dinner/light snacks at a Chaminuka/or Lilayi  Lodge

19:00hrs

Back at the Hotel

 

Overnight in Lusaka

 

 

DAY 04

Saturday 23 May, 2015

07:00hrs

Breakfast

Morning

Transfer to Kenneth Kaunda international airport
For Livingstone (Group A)

Midday

Group B Depart for Mfuwe
Arrive at Harry Mwaanga Nkumbula /Mfuwe Airports
Meet and greet by ZTB staff and transfer to Hotel for – Check In

12:00hrs

Lunch at the Hotel/Lodge

13:30hrs

Visit to the Magnificent Victoria falls (Group A).

The Victoria Falls is one of the most spectacular natural sights in the world, and this awe-inspiring tour takes the form of a walk in the rainforest with a knowledgeable and informative local guide.

15:30hrs

Transfer to African Queen for a sundowners cruise

19:00hrs

Transfer back to the hotel

20:00

Dinner at Ocean Basket
Website: www.oceanbasket.co.zm
Email:      oceanb@zamnet.zm
Phone:    +260 213321274

 

 

13:30

Group B Arrive Mfuwe Airport

14:30

Lunch

16:00

Game Drive in the Park

 

Overnight

 

 

DAY 05

Sunday 24 May, 2015

06:00hrs

Early morning breakfast at the Hotel

06:30hrs

Pickup for Mukuni Big 5
Email: res@mukunibig5.co.zm
Phone: (+260 213) 322286
Web: www.mukunibig5.com

09:30hrs

Guided tour of Livingstone Museum

 

TheLivingstone Museum, established in 1934, is the oldest and largest of the four national Museums.  It is located in Livingstone the Tourist Capital of Zambia and home of the Victoria Falls. The It holds a vast archaeological collection including the mine finds of the World Broken Hill Man, the main reference collection on Zambia’s biodiversity, a rich ethnographic collection dating back to the early 20th Century, a vast collection of the explorer David Livingstone’s memorabilia,

Contact: +26 211 233961

 

Group B: Activities by the Lodge & Site Inspection of selected Lodges in South Luangwa

Late afternoon:

Transfer to the Hotel/Lodge

 

 

Day 6

Monday 25 May, 2015

Morning

Breakfast with ZTB Management & review of the visit

 

Transfer to Harry Mwaanga International Airport

10:50

Arrival at KKIA Lusaka airport (Group A)

12:30

Arrive KKIA (Group B)

Afternoon:

Departure to various Destinations (Others will depart on Monday 25 May, 2015 – overnight accommodation will be provide)

 

‘End of Tour’

The program is subject to change depending on availability of flights to Livingstone and Mfuwe.