Car Hire Lusaka Airport
Address & Contact DetailsLusaka International Airport, Lusaka, 10101. Tel: 260 211 271020
Find your perfect hire car at Lusaka AirportWith stunning natural wildlife, cosmopolitan cities and the world famous Victoria Falls, Zambia boasts an abundance of exciting attractions.
Pick up your Avis hire car from the capital city of Lusaka and start exploring the delights of southern Africa at your leisure.
Plan your journey from Lusaka AirportThe capital and largest city in Zambia, Lusaka has plenty to charm visitors. Pick up your Avis hire car from Lusaka Airport, just half an hour’s drive outside of the city, and discover the best of Zambia for yourself.
Lusaka is geographically and metaphorically the heart of Zambia. With no official centre, its beauty lies in exploring its many neighbourhoods and districts, easily reached by car. The city boasts a number of fantastic markets, most notably Soweto Market – selling everything from local handicrafts to delicious food and second-hand trinkets.
Art lovers can see displays of contemporary Zambian and African art at the Namwandwe Gallery, while the Henry Tayali Visual Arts Centre (situated in the city’s showground) regularly holds exhibitions displaying local works. Be sure to visit the Freedom Statue while you’re here. This monument is dedicated to those who lost their lives fighting for the country’s independence.
The city’s Munda Wanga Environmental Park is a collection of interesting sights including a wildlife park and sanctuary, plus an environmental education centre. A beautiful place to learn about Zambia’s natural environment and wildlife, Munda Wanga helps introduce animals back to the wild. The botanical gardens here are a great place to relax in the afternoon.
With a vast array of restaurants, local eateries and an impressive selection of shopping facilities, Lusaka is a cosmopolitan centre just waiting to be explored.
Beyond Lusaka AirportA stunningly diverse country in the south of Africa, Zambia boasts everything from bustling cities with centuries of history, to striking wildlife and incredible natural landscapes. Drive just two hours east or west of Lusaka to experience Zambia’s incredible wildlife in its natural habitat.
Blue Lagoon National Park
Drive west along the M9 and in just over two hours you’ll reach the Blue Lagoon National Park. Although relatively small, the park offers plenty to see and do. On the north side of the Kafue Flats, the park provides an unforgettable experience with nature. Bursting with colour and an abundance of wildlife, this is an undiscovered gem. In its floodplain, zebra, buffalo and sitatunga roam freely. You may even spot a huge river python while you’re here.
Lower Zambezi National Park
With a remarkable list of natural inhabitants, including elephants, hippos, buffalo, zebras, lions and leopards, Lower Zambezi National Park is a must-see. Just a two-hour drive east of Lusaka along the T4, this stunning national park will take your breath away. If you’ve ever dreamed of embarking on a classic African safari trip, this is where to do it. Relatively undeveloped, this park showcases Zambia’s rugged and wild side.
One of the most exciting countries in Africa, Zambia impresses at every turn. See the best of it for yourself with the ease and comfort of your Avis hire car.