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Mansa is the capital of Zambia's Luapula Province. Mansa sits between Lake Bangweulu, the second largest freshwater lake in Africa, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo border. The area is known for its agricultural production and cattle raising. There's also a battery manufacturing plant in the town. Mansa offers a chance to experience Zambia away from the big cities. Visitors can explore the local markets, see traditional dances, and visit nearby wildlife reserves. The best time to visit is during the dry season, from April to October. During this time, there's little rain and temperatures are mild. However, nights can be chilly, so pack accordingly.

If you're thinking about visiting Mansa, we've got you covered with a wide range of flight options. Alternative Airlines tickets over 600 airlines so finding flights to Mansa on our site will be a breeze! To find cheap, flexible flights to Mansa simply enter your departure airport you wish to fly from and choose your travel dates.

Airports near Mansa

Reach Mansa your way. You can easily travel to Mansa using any of these 4 airports.

Kenneth Kaunda International Airport

Located approximately 550 kilometres away from Mansa, this is the closest international airport. It is the main gateway for international travellers visiting Zambia.


Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport

Situated around 600 kilometres from Mansa, this airport is another option for international travellers. It serves as a hub for domestic and regional flights.


Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International Airport

Although a bit further away at around 800 kilometres, this airport is a popular choice for tourists visiting the famous Victoria Falls. It offers international flights and is well-connected to other major airports in the region.


Kasama Airport

If you prefer a more local airport, Kasama Airport is approximately 200 kilometres away from Mansa. However, it only operates domestic flights, so you may need to connect through Lusaka or Ndola to reach Mansa.

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Things to do in Mansa

With a wide variety of attractions in Mansa, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

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Kafue National Park

Encompassing over 22,400 square kilometres, Kafue National Park is Zambia's largest. The park has a rich variety of wildlife, including lions, leopards, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes, zebras and over 500 species of birds. Visitors can enjoy boat safaris on the Kafue River, game drives through the park's diverse landscapes and guided walking tours.

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Chieftaintainess Mwanamutamba's Shrine

This historical landmark is dedicated to Mwanamutamba, a powerful female chief who ruled the Bemba people in the 19th century. The shrine is a significant cultural and religious site for the Bemba people, and visitors can learn about the tribe's history and traditions.

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Mansa Museum

The Mansa Museum houses a collection of artefacts that tell the story of the region's history and culture. Exhibits showcase traditional Bemba clothing, tools, and weaponry, as well as archaeological finds from the area. The museum is a great place to learn more about Mansa and its people.

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