Get a Bearing on the Zambezi Queen
A Pied Kingfishers flies overhead, Tigerfish lurk below the water line and majestic elephants roam the river banks. This is the Chobe River and the only way to truly experience it is aboard the exclusive Zambezi Queen. The Zambezi Queen or as its more affectionately known ZQ offers guests world-class comfort and sophistication in one of the world’s remotest locations. Sailing along the Chobe River, the Zambezi Queen comprises of fourteen suites and give its passengers an authentic African odyssey without foregoing on the superfluities of a modern luxury hotel. Each of the fourteen suites offers a sumptuous bed, air conditioning, and a private balcony. Guests don’t even have to leave the comfort of their beds to view the game.
Laid out over three decks, the Zambezi Queen offers outstanding views from any location onboard. With the two lower decks housing the guest rooms, reading room, and staff quarters. The uppermost deck comprises of a dining room, lounge area and outdoor deck replete with a small plunge pool, perfect for cooling off in the hot African mid-day sun.
Activities aboard the Zambezi Queen include water-based ‘game drives’ by private tender, bird watching, and fishing for the infamous Tigerfish that lurk below the surface. Guests can also pay a visit to a village and interact with some of the locals that call this incredible yet remote part of Africa home.
The Zambezi Queen is quite simply the pinnacle of luxury African river safaris.