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Lusaka

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Tourism in Lusaka, Zambia's commercial and government center, thrives mostly due to its central location and well-connected airport, making it a gateway for exploring the country's numerous nature reserves and national parks. Although lacking in historic and cultural sights, the sprawling metropolis offers visitors quality hotels, a vibrant nightlife and dining scene, as well as a chance to get a feel for the local way of life. Things to do in Lusaka can include exploring its lively and chaotic urban neighborhoods, browsing its many malls and marketplaces, or visiting nearby game parks and ranches. Lusaka is in Lusaka Province. To personalize your trip to Lusaka, create itinerary details specific to you using our Zambia online route planner.
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Where to stay in Lusaka

As the country's capital and a bustling, cosmopolitan city, Lusaka boasts a wide range of accommodation options, distributed across the whole town with the central area boasting the most variety. If you're traveling on a budget, you'll find a couple of backpacker-style lodges and hostels in close proximity to each other; meanwhile, business hotels catering to both locals and foreigners can be a good mid-range option. For those looking to splurge, a number of high-end and chain hotels offer spacious rooms and amenities such as gyms, swimming pools, and spas.
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