Eastern Province, Zambia


Eastern Province, Zambia

Eastern Province is one of Zambia's nine provinces. The provincial capital is Chipata. Within the province lies the South Luangwa National Park.

National Parks and wildlife areas

:"For more detail see "Eastern Province" in the Wildlife of Zambia
*South Luangwa National Park (although most of it lies outside the province, its management and the only public road access is from the province).
*North Luangwa National Park is in Northern Province but access and management is from Eastern Province.
*Luambe National Park
*Lukusuzi National Park
*Game Management Areas cover most of the Luangwa Valley outside the national parks, and many animals migrate through Eastern Province between the valley and game reserves in the highlands of neighbouring Malawi.

Districts

Eastern Province is divided into 8 districts:
*Chadiza
*Chama
*Chipata
*Katete
*Lundazi
*Mambwe
*Nyimba
*Petauke


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