- lilayi lodge
only 20 minutes drive from Lusaka, provides the
ideal setting for a relaxed stay. Set in a 700
hectare game ranch the lodge offers comfortable
accommodation close to Zambia's capital city
A stay at the Lodge will give
you the opportunity to see up to sixteen varieties
of antelope from the ubiquitous Impala and the
magnificent Sable to Roan, Hartebeest and Waterbuck.
The game farm also has Giraffe.
These can be tracked on foot or viewed from our
specially adapted safari vehicles. You are bound
to see the picturesque Burchell’s Zebra
and a lucky night drive might surprise Civet,
Serval or Porcupine, or, if you are very lucky,
Aardvark or Pangolin. The habitat is original
Miombo or Mungu woodland with open areas reverting
to Acacia or Bauhenia
The region around Lilayi Lodge
boasts a prolific bird population – over
300 bird species have been identified including
woodland, wetland and grassland species, many
raptors and a range of migrants. Bird calls in
the early morning and evening are a delight, particularly
Heuglin’s Robin, Turaco, Cuckoo, Guinea
Fowl and Francolin.
Game Drives - can be taken in
the early mornings or late afternoons.
Horseback safaris provides a
superb opportunity to view the animals from close
Walking Safaris - You can comfortably
take a stroll anywhere through the Reserve.
Birding - There are 40 species
of bird that are easily spotted within the reserve.