Kafunta River Lodge is privately owned and run and offers guests an unforgettable safari experience in the magnificent South Luangwa National Park in Zambia. Kafunta River Lodge is a traditional safari lodge ideally located to explore the game rich Mfuwe area. Night drives are a highlight and guests will have the opportunity to observe nocturnal species come alive at night. The South Luangwa National Park in Zambia offers an untouched African wilderness with over 50 different animal species, some of them unique to the Luangwa Valley including the Thornicroft giraffe and the Cookson's wildebeest. The area is famous for leopard and lion viewing as well as the highest density of hippos and crocodiles in the river. The Luangwa Valley is a birders paradise with over 450 bird species recorded in the area.
The South Luangwa National Park offers large concentrations of big game and incredible birding with over 400 bird species in the park including the elegant crowned cranes, Pelicans, the saddle bill stork, great white egrets, black headed herons and much more. A highlight for bird-watchers is the hundreds of brightly coloured carmine bee-eaters nesting in the sandy banks of the river. The Thornicroft's Giraffe is unique to Luangwa Valley as well as the Cookson's wildebeest. South Luangwa National Park has 14 different antelope species; the largest of the antelope is the eland. The most commonly seen antelope is the impala. Other antelope species include the Puku and the Kudu, Reedbuck, roan, sable, hartebeest, grysbok, klipspringer and oribi. Hyenas are fairly common throughout the valley and can be heard most nights. South Luangwa National Park also has a good population of leopard however very elusive. Lions are plentiful and often roam in prides of up to thirty. The Luangwa River also has a high number of hippopotamuses as well as crocodiles. Night drives are exciting and many nocturnal species may be seen, like Genets, civets, servals, hyenas, and bush-babies, hippos, honey badgers and lion.
Kapamba offers a unique experience in a remote corner of South Luangwa National Park. Kapamba has no electricity, so guests enjoy romantic candlelit dinners under the stars, which adds a unique touch the African safari experience.
Chikoko Walking Trails offers a unique experience in the South Luangwa National Park; an area famous for offering the best walking safaris in Africa. Chikoko Walking Trails are conducted in a remote and unspoiled area, rich in wildlife and birdlife.
Tafika Camp is a small, intimate camp situated in the Luangwa Valley in the South Luangwa National Park. Tafika Camp offers only 6 chalets catering for a maximum of 12 guests; each chalet has an en-suite shower and toilet as well as a covered veranda.
Mfuwe Lodge offers luxury and comfort in the magnificent South Luangwa National Park. Guests at Mfuwe can enjoy outstanding service, incredible game-viewing opportunities, as well as, thrilling game activities.
Chindeni provides a unique setting alongside a permanent lagoon in the South Luangwa National Park. Guests can combine Chindeni with either Chamilandu or Bilimungwe Camps on a walking trail and get to experience two camps in one stay.
Flatdogs Camp is a relaxed and friendly camp in the remote South Luangwa National Park and caters for families as well as guests looking for a fantastic value-for-money-safari experience in this part of Zambia. Flatdogs is ideal for children.
Chamilandu offers a magnificent setting in the South Luangwa National Park overlooking the river. Guests can enjoy game viewing from the comfort of the camp or their own private balcony.
Bilimungwe offers a peaceful and tranquil hideaway in a secluded corner of the South Luangwa National Park. The permanent waterhole in front of Bilimungwe camp attracts an abundance of wildlife and guests can enjoy fantastic game viewing without having to leave the camp.