The Lion Encounter
and support the lion encounter
Africa's first genuine programme to ethically re-introduce the offspring
of rehabilitated captive-bred African lion back into the wild, safeguarding
the future of the king of the beasts.
An amazing encounter…
No leashes, no collars, just a natural African wildlife adventure
operating in the Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park from Thorntree Lodge,
10 minutes from Livingstone. Clients will have the unique experience
of walking alongside and interacting with the lions for approximately
1 ¼ hours.
from all accommodation in Livingstone town.
~ full english breakfast, tea and coffee.
~ snacks, softs drinks and beers.
(Varies by season, please confirm with your agent.)
is from 06.15, returning to Livingstone town by 10.00.
is from 15.00, returning to Livingstone town by 18.45.
What to bring and wear:
Cap or head wear
Neutral coloured clothing
Trousers or jeans
Comfortable bush walking shoes
DVDs of your experience and merchandising are for sale so don't forget to bring some cash.
Any person under the age of 15, or shorter than 1.5m, will not be
able to go on a lion walk. It is possible for persons falling into
these categories to participate in a cub encounter instead.
The trips run on a minimum of 2 clients and a maximum of 10 at
any one time.