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Address: Farm # 9012A | Mukuni Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
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+260 21 3322286
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Mukuni Big 5 Safaris, situated on top of a hill overlooking the historic...

Mukuni Big 5 Safaris, situated on top of a hill overlooking the historic town of Livingstone and just 3km from the Mighty Victoria Falls.Come enjoy your Ultimate African Experience right here by Walking the King of the Beasts, the African Lion ( No Restraints ). Walk along side the worlds fastest land mammal, the African Cheetah. Ride on top of the worlds largest land mammal, the African Elephant and interact with Caracals, all under one roof right here at our Sanctuary.Become an Ultimate African Volunteer in our Volunteer and Cheetah Conservation Trust Program. Contribute your time and skill to working with our Vulnerable and Endangered Species. Make a difference.

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Although my wife and me got to get really close to the big cats, we are not sure if we have done them a disservice by encouraging this activity. The staff were caring and the cats... read more

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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Although my wife and me got to get really close to the big cats, we are not sure if we have done them a disservice by encouraging this activity. The staff were caring and the cats looked well looked after. We were not sure about the future of these cats after their exposure to humans at such close range. Personally,... More 

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Thank happydas
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff were great and animals looked in great health; their welfare was top priority. The DVD made by Brian was excellent and I would recommend paying extra for this. The only suggestion would be to have more info about the conservation angle, this was mentioned but no details were provided and it would be good to be sure that... More 

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Thank Be1inda
Bengaluru, India
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

An extraordinary experience interacting with the lions and cheetahs.Hats off to the trainers who sincerely love and care for these animals.

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Thank Worldviewer2017
Kitwe, Zambia
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came back again this month after doing lion walk in December. It was good again. The lions were new this time so the experience was different. We were with another group this time instead of on our own and as a result it felt shorter because there was less interaction time. Also it is very expensive for my American... More 

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Thank Thomas S
Perth, Australia
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33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I loved this place can see the big five face to face and able to walk with the lion around.just a good place to start with while you are in livingstone

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Thank Bush o
Rawalpindi, Pakistan
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149 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We visited big five safari but not sure if we visited the same place or the driver took us somewhere else. Well the place we visited had only big two with lion and cheetas. it was not so big place with couple of lions, cheetas and some other not so important animals. we paid 100 kwacha but still regret. Waste... More 

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Thank ilyas k
Rockville Centre, New York
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117 reviews
50 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Went on this knowing full well that we would not see the Big 5 because it was the rainy season. We didnt. Too many people are hyper focused on the big 5, a throw back to the hunting days. Ok we didnt see lions and rhinos but we saw ALOT. A great trip with a well educated guide with a... More 

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Thank muddyrts
Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

We spent a magical 30 minutes with 2 orphaned lion cubs! We got to play and feed with the cubs - our kids loved the experience! Fantastic guides who made sure we have loads of video footage and photos of the special experience! Our guides were exceptionally knowledgeable and patient with our long list of questions!

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Thank Tracey W
Hartford, Connecticut
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250 reviews
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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

they wanted $165 per person to go for an elephant ride for about an hour. we got them down to $100 but still very expensive considering they pay the staff about $200 a month. so,our 1 hr ride paid a guy for a month. the elephants are amazing but hard to get over the high price. felt like it was... More 

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1 Thank Travelloverdelmundo
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10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

went there with the family there are a variety of animals cheetahs,lions, elephant back rides and more the best part of my visit was the great and majestic WHITE LION, you basically take a walk around the reserve and get to see these beautiful creatures and you can pet some as well... ITS A MUST G TO GO HERE

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