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Travel to Zambia

Zambia's Information

Flag of Zambia
Land Area 743,398 km2
Water Area 9,220 km2
Total Area 752,618km2 (#38)
Population 15,510,711 (#69)
Population Density 20.86/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $65.17 Billion
GDP Per Capita $3,900
Currency Kwacha (ZMK)
Largest Cities
ATTRACTIONS: (a few major)

Known for the world's biggest waterfall (and several others), numerous rivers, lakes and wetlands, a rich variety of birds and wildlife, outstanding game preserves and national parks and incredible varieties of wildlife, Zambia offers a variety of attractions for naturalists.

"Must Sees" include Victoria Falls, which it shares begrudgingly with Zimbabwe, the Zambezi River, Lakes Kariba, Mweru, Bangweulu and Tanganyika, as well as the Chimfunshi Chimpanzee Sanctuary.

In addition to its breathtaking beauty, the country is a safe place to travel as the Zambians are friendly and peaceful.

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This page was last updated on July 10, 2020.

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