Category Archives: News

Kalulu goes to Lake of Stars 2014

Kalulu Backpackers are once again running a road trip from Lusaka to the Lake of Stars music festival in Malawi. Spaces are limited so don’t miss out. Contact us for more details          

Happy Halloween

Hope you’re all having some spooky fun tonight. Happy Halloween from everyone at Kalulu Backpackers Hostel in Lusaka.

Chipolopolo gooooooaaaal!

Its a victory bikini braii party at Kalulu Backpackers starting @13:00 through in time for the Uganda vs Zambia break or make game.The party continues after the game.come and cool off in our lovely clean pool,free braii and lots of … Continue reading

Check out our fab new mozzie nets

We’re lovin’ our new mozzie nets here at Kalulu Backpackers Lusaka and much thanks to Tack Toria Designers for custom making them for us. Let us know what you think. So far we only have them in the six-bed mixed … Continue reading

FYI – New Zambian Airport Charges

For anyone who doesn’t already know, the new Aviation Infrastructure and Development Charge was introduced on September 1st. For Domestic Flights the charge is ZMK 28,000 and for International Flghts its ZMK 56,000, payable at NACL offices at the airport … Continue reading

Party Party Party

It hard to believe folks, but Kalulu Backpackers Lusaka will be open ONE YEAR next week. To celebrate and thank everyone who has supported us, we’re throwing a bash on Saturday September 29th from 18:00 hrs til late. There will … Continue reading

Safaris in North Luangwa National Park

Kalulu Backpackers Lusaka is very happy to now be able to offer visitors to Zambia the chance to visit North Luangwa National Park, one of the last unspoilt true wilderness areas left in Africa. The park is renowned for its massive herds … Continue reading

South Luangwa Safaris – confirmed departure dates

Hi again folks, The following are confirmed departure dates for Safaris to South Luangwa in the near future. Contact us for rates and full itineraries: 3 day “taste of Luangwa” – 30 July 4 day “Luangwa Special” – 31 July … Continue reading

Lower Zambezi Canoe Safaris

Hi all, We have a number of confirmed departure dates for Canoe Safaris in Lower Zambezi in August. If you’d like to join any of these trips or if you’d like some further information and a detailed trip itinerary, just … Continue reading

Island Trail Canoe Safari Departing June 7th 2012

Hi folks. We have a 3 night / 4 day Canoe Safari on the Lower Zambezi departing on June 7th – June 10th. This island hopping safari is a very popular trip for travellers, passing as it does through both … Continue reading