Its rules on passport validity may be more stringent than the country’s entry rules.Your passport must be valid Different entry rules may apply.
Police officers can request to see identity documents. Even peaceful demonstrations can turn violent at any time.
They can also lead to disruptions to traffic and public transportation. Traffic accidents occur frequently throughout the country, especially on Lusaka’s Great East Road.
green field with a panel of three vertical bands of red (hoist side), black, and orange below a soaring orange eagle, on the outer edge of the flag; green stands for the country's natural resources and vegetation, red symbolizes the struggle for freedom, black the people of Zambia, and orange the country's mineral wealth; the eagle represents the people's ability to rise above the nation's problems Victoria Falls and the Zambezi River as seen from space.
The Zambezi flows southeast in a wide bed before plunging suddenly 108 meters over the Victoria Falls into a narrow gorge.
Taxi fares are expensive and should be paid in local currency. General information about foreign domestic airlines Zambia is experiencing water supply shortages.
As a result, local authorities have implemented a nationwide power rationing program since June 2019.
Exercise a high degree of caution in areas bordering Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Mozambique due to the risk of landmines throughout these areas and due to crime in the areas bordering the DRC.
Despite Zambia being declared a landmine-free country in 2009, there may still be landmines and unexploded ordinance in areas bordering Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Mozambique. Given the porous nature of the Zambia–DRC border, instability in the DRC has resulted in carjackings and armed assaults on the Zambian side of the border.
Official travel Different entry rules may apply when travelling with a temporary passport or an emergency travel document.
Before you leave, check with the closest diplomatic mission for your destination.
Petty crime, such as pickpocketing and purse snatching, occurs , particularly in and around bus and railway stations, nightclubs, some shopping areas in Lusaka, Copperbelt towns, other main cities and tourist centres. Ensure that your personal belongings, including your passport and other travel documents, are secure at all times.