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Town Small Kalabo

ID: w146701 View large map

Located in Zambia :: Barotseland :: Kalabo
Category: Places :: Town Small

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Description [ correction ]

Kalabo town is situated within the Western province of Zambia The name of the town is derived from the word silambo, meaning 'paddling stick', a Lozi word. Situated on the banks of Lunginga river, there is a pontoon ferry leading to the North west part of Angola. The town is also close to the Angolan border, just 60km away along an unpaved road. This town is a gateway when visiting the Liuwa Plains National Park.

There is no fuel in Kalabo, travellers need to fill up their tanks before they arrive in the town as well as stock some food as well as there is only a few shops around where some food commodities can be out of stock.

Contact [ correction ]
Address : Kalabo, Liuwa Plains, Zambia
Cellphone Reception : Good Main Cellular Network : Airtel & Zamtel. MTN

Directions [ correction ]

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Destination Information [ correction ]
Hospital : Yes
Facilities : Shopping Centre, Shops, General Dealer, Bank, Camping, Restaurant, Airstrip

Facilities [ correction ]
Other Facilities : Government Services. School/s. Bar/s.

Travelling Information

The road from Mongu to Kalabo is a brand new tar road and it takes about 45min to get to Kalabo. Be ready for very deep sand driving from Kalabo onwards to the Liuwa Plains National Park. (2019).

There is no fuel available in Kalabo. (Unconfirmed-2019).

Ferry/Pontoon Services Nearby.

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