Travel Information

Zambia Tourism Board
Zambia has 19 national parks. Safari game drives are a popular tourist activity. Zambia is home to the Victoria Falls. It is considered 1 of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World. It is located 1 hour from Zimba Mission Hospital.

Zambian Embassy in Washington D.C.
You may apply for a Zambia visa prior to your departure from USA.

Zambia Department of Immigration
You can also apply for a Zambian visa upon arrival in Zambia with the Immigration Officer at the airport. An employment permit is needed if your volunteer period is longer than 90 days.

U.S. Embassy in Lusaka, Zambia
The embassy staff is available for consultation if assistance is needed during your trip.

Currency Converter
The currency in Zambia is called the kwacha. The most up to date exchange rate is available at this website.

Time in Zambia (Zambia)
Zambia is 6 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time (EST) in USA during Daylight Savings Time (DST). Zambia is 7 hours ahead of EST in USA during non-DST.

U.S. Department of State
Travel warnings for foreign countries are issued by the US Department of State.