Are you looking for an incredible Zambian safari experience in one of Africa's most remote and wild destinations?
Look no further than South and North Luangwa National Parks in Zambia. These remote and isolated parks offer a unique perspective on Africa's wildlife and are home to some of the most iconic wildlife in the world, including the "Big 5".
The now-famous 'walking safari' originated in these parks and is still one of the finest ways to experience this pristine wilderness first-hand.
At Uyaphi.com, we have visited most of the national parks and games reserves in Africa, and we can say hand on heart, 'the Luangwa Valley is up there with the best in Africa'.
When it comes down to wildlife and birdlife sightings, that raw feeling of being one with the surrounding bushveld, and the photographic opportunities on offer, a few areas in Africa can compete or even come close to what the Luangwa Valley has to offer. Definitely in the top three safari destinations for us here at Uyaphi.com.
The Luangwa Valley is home to some of the most unique wildlife in Africa. Luangwa Lodges offer a unique perspective on Africa's wildlife and are one of Zambia's best safari destinations. Whether you are looking for a luxurious lodge or a more rustic and authentic safari experience, our Zambia safari experts can help you find that perfect lodge for camp to fit in with your needs, wants and budget.
If you need help finding those perfect safari camps and lodges in Zambia, let us know by contacting our team today!
Lodges In Luangwa
- Nsefu Camp
Rates from US$790.00 ppOn the banks of the Luangwa River, Nsefu Camp marks the spot where tourism first arrived in Zambia. Located within a pristine area of the South Luangwa National Park that is rich in wildlife and far from the intrusive view of outsiders. Game viewing here is effectively private.
- Tena Tena Camp
Rates from US$790.00 ppTena Tena Camp in Zambia's South Luangwa National Park has become an African home-away-from-home for globetrotters worldwide. The words "Tena Tena" mean "temporary home" in the local language, and for many people this exclusive camp is their very own safari nirvana.
- Nkwali Camp
Rates from US$535.00 ppNkwali Camp has been designed so that guests always look out - to the bush and to the Luangwa River. The land is superb game viewing country, with a beautiful area of ebony woodland and open grasslands. Elephants regularly cross the Luangwa, seen from the bar, or come to the waterhole near the thatched dining room.
- Kakuli Bush Camp
Rates from US$730.00 ppKakuli Bush Camp is one of the few Zambian and Luangwa bush camps to open in February and March. At this time of year, the river is high, we gain access by boat and activities are either on the river or on foot in the drier, sandy areas that surround the camp, spectacular wildlife.
- Luwi Bush Camp
Rates from US$730.00 ppDue to its remote location, there are not many roads in the area so activities are centered on walking safaris. This fact makes Luwi Bush Camp one of the most enthralling camps in Zambia. The wildlife in the area is prolific and to track it each day on foot is a memory that will last a lifetime.
- Mchenja Camp
Rates from US$730.00 ppAs a luxury bush camp, Mchenja is the perfect destination to complete a walking safari that has combined camps. Alternatively, those guests seeking a little more comfort and pampering may choose to combine a longer stay here, with a number of nights at the main lodge.
- Nsolo Camp
Rates from US$730.00 ppNsolo Camp is one of the more historic camps in Zambia. It was cited by Norman Carr in 1987 and Shaddy, the Camp Manager and guide has been studying the wildlife and conducting walking safaris from this camp for over 10 years. One of the more remote camps in the Luangwa.
- Puku Ridge Camp
Rates from US$810.00 ppPuku Ridge Camp has a very intimate atmosphere and combines an authentic safari experience under canvas with panoramic views over the abundant floodplain below. Each of the seven oversized tents has picture windows out onto the floodplain over a private viewing deck.
- Chichele Presidential Lodge
Rates from US$390.00 ppChichele Presidential Lodge is approached through a majestic arched entrance leading to a huge colonial-style lounge. The lodge is accessible year-round and is an ideal base for exploring the prolific wildlife that populates the different habitats that surround the Luangwa River.
- Chinzombo Safari Camp
Rates from US$1 150.00 ppChinzombo Safari Camp is a wildly luxurious option for those wanting only the best that a safari to the South Luangwa National Park has to offer. Chinzombo offers games drives, walking safaris and boat cruises (seasonal) all led by award-winning guides and trackers.
- Kafunta River Lodge
Rates from US$485.00 ppA classic Luangwa and Zambian safari lodge, Kafunta River Lodge is located overlooking a spectacular floodplain just outside of the South Luangwa National Park. River Lodge is best suited for games drives and is ideal for those interested in wildlife and birdlife sightings as well as photography.
- Kafunta Three Rivers Camp
Rates from US$650.00 ppKafunta Three Rivers Camp is located at the confluence of "three rivers", namely; the Luangwa, Kapamba and Lusangazi in South Luangwa region of Zambia. A small and unique safari camp where wildlife and birdlife sightings and photography are the main attractions.