Wild N' Beyond Safaris will take you on not just another safari but enables the opportunity to fall in love with a truly iconic world. Being private guided by James will show you how wilderness and passion blend into one uniquely unforgettable experience of Africa’s natural wonders. James will enhance your experience and provide a professional adventure that will take your breath away.

James Duncan-Anderson is often regarded as one of the top Safari Guides in Zambia, who has over 16 years of guiding experience in Southern Africa. A thirst for knowledge and a passion for his surroundings of the African savanna has kept James focused on the love of the wildlife experience. Making Zambia, the home of the walking safari, his base for over 10 years the yearning to discover more is always strong. He enjoys providing an all round guiding experience but with his know-how of walking and birding can provide a more focused and immersed safari.

Why choose Wild 'N Beyond Safaris?



Busanga Plains

Here lies a place like no other, open, wet and wild for as far as the eye can see. A true wildnerness.

Unspoiled nature

Zambia’s oldest National Park revels in solitude, with a feeling of an early explorer.

Wildlife diversity

Here lies the home to the highest number of birds and large mammal species in Zambia.

Canoe Safari

Nothing is as tranquil as a drift down the river in a sublime environment.

Zambezi River

One of Africa’s most beautiful rivers ebbs its way through a stunning panorama.

Landscape Wonders

Quite possibly one of the most beautiful parks around, with fantastic wildlife.

Black Rhinocerus

This amazing animal is on the brink of disaster but here they have truly fought against the odds and thriving. A special place to possibly see an ancient giant.


Often revered as one of the most remote national parks in Zambia, a real feeling of being on your own as an intrepid explorer walking the African plains

On foot

Quite possibly the finest walking area in Zambia if not Africa. Originally created purely for walking safaris the opportunity of encounters on foot with relaxed wildlife is common.

Walking safari

Here lies the home of Africa’s walking safari.

Wildlife variety

On land and in the air a spectacle of assortment roams here. A high density of wildlife abounds.

Beautiful Scenery

The vistas that surround you and the experiences to be had within are spectacular.


From adrenaline to relaxation there is a variety of adventure to be found.

Natural Wonder

To see one of the natural wonders of the world in all its thunderous glory.


A historical town filled with stories and sites that echo across the Zambezi.

Gnu Migration Liuwa NP

Zambia’s oldest conserved area of vastness and beauty. Brings the second largest wildebeest migration in Africa

Bat Migration Kasanka NP

A true gem within Zambia of birds, bats and Sitatunga off the beaten track. The straw-coloured fruit bat migration is the largest mammal migration on the planet

The Shoebill Bangwelu NP

The stunning wetlands of mist and water brings alive the prehistoric Shoebill and the herds of thousands of black lechwe

Mutinondo Wilderness

Relaxation and beauty in amongst a unique woodland type. Walking the Mutinondo, swimming in the streams a real highlight.

Luambe NP

Sandwiched between two bigger cousins, this small national park will blow you away. Low vehicle density provide a truly exclusive safari.

Lake Kariba

One of the worlds largest man-made lakes brings the African wild to the waters edge in surreal beauty.

Africa House & Hot Springs

Taking you back to a bygone era steeped in history. From beautiful surrounding waters, hot springs to the historic hundred year plus house, a plethora of culture.


Frequently Asked Questions

Your guide is the key

James was lucky enough to have grown up in the wilderness and has been guiding in Southern Africa for just over 16 years. He brings with him a huge passion for the natural world and an encyclopedic knowledge of Zambia's fauna and flora. Walking trails have always been very close to his heart entwined with a love for birding, photography and attentiveness to tracks and signs created by wildlife.


By choosing a safari with Wild N' Beyond, you are contributing to the protection and welfare of some of the few remaining wilderness areas on the African continent. Our passion to protect, educate and sustain the ecosystems of Zambia is twinned with our choices of destinations and wildlife zones.


Local knowledge and expertise is invaluable and it is our pleasure to bring our knowledge together to enhance your safari experience. Wild N' Beyond is not just about a simple experience but by deepening the knowledge and going further than the usual safari to encompass greater exposure to walking, birding, photography and personal touch going beyond the borders of the norm.