Within the park are two National Monument sites: Sebanzi
Hill iron-age village site which has dramatic views over
surrounding flats and thick bushland, and the sulphurous
Gwisho Hot Springs whose saline deposits attract animals
who delight in licking the salt.
Lochinvar is a tranquil hideaway far from the main safari
circuits, offering peace and beauty together with ever-changing
Local villagers are also part of the eco system and support
themselves by fishing from mokoro dug-out canoes.
The glinting waterways attract an incredible number of birds
and masses of antelopes on the Kafue floodplains, including
about 2,000 blue wildebeest
and the last stronghold of approximately 30,000 graceful,
aquatic Kafue lechwe.
Big game is restricted to hippo
and buffalo and predators
include leopard and spotted
hyena. With over 400 species of birds
there are always plenty to see.