Zambian Walking Safari
• Walking safaris • South Luangwa National Park
Walking through big game country is an exciting experience, the area is remote and wild, the terrain and habitats varied and game is in abundance. The great Luangwa River plays host to huge concentrations of game including elephant, buffalo, leopard, lion, giraffe, hippo and over 450 species of birds. Robin Pope Safaris are known as the leading walking safari operator with the most extensive knowledge of the Luangwa area. Your camps will move with you to ensure the very best wildlife experience possible!
Day 1: Mfuwe > South Luangwa National Park Arrive Mfuwe and transfer through colourful local scenes of villages, agriculture and bush to Nkwali Camp, overlooking the South Luangwa National Park plains. Evening game drive from camp.
Day 2: South Luangwa Start with a 90km drive to the Mupamadzi River to the mobile camp. The camp is already set up with well-equipped walk-in tents. Relax around the camp then head off for an afternoon walk.
Day 3: South Luangwa Up early for the morning walk in the remote and wild terrain experiencing everything from ants to buffalo. You will learn the many nuances and aspects of the bush from your expert guide. The mobile camp is packed up and moved to its new location, awaiting your arrival. Siesta and sundowners when you reach your next destination.
Days 4-6: South Luangwa Explore the area on foot and on Day 5 the camp will be moved again as you walk further down the Mupamadzi River, a major tributary of the Luangwa River. All walks are led by an experienced naturalist and accompanied by an armed game scout.
Day 7: South Luangwa After an early breakfast, drive 4 to 5 hours to the Luangwa River crossing point, thereafter a 20-minute drive to camp. Overnight at Tena Tena Camp and refresh after your mobile walking safari.
Day 8: South Luangwa > Mfuwe You will be transferred to Mfuwe Airport for your onward flights.
• Small group tour (maximum 6 guests) • 2 nights' safari lodge • 5 nights' mobile camping • Transfers and transportation • Safari activities with expert rangers • 7 Breakfasts, 7 Lunches, 7 Dinners • National Park fees
Pricing (per person) $NZD
Safari 1: 17 Jun
Safari 2: 22 Jun
Safari 3: 27 Jun
Safari 4: 04 Jul
Safari 5: 09 Jul
Safari 6: 14 Jul
Safari 7: 19 Jul
Safari 8: 24 Jul
Safari 9: 29 Jul
Safari 10: 03 Aug
Safari 11: 08 Aug
Safari 12: 15 Aug
Safari 13: 20 Aug
Safari 14: 25 Aug
Safari 15: 30 Aug
Safari 16: 04 Sep
Safari 17: 09 Sep
Safari 18: 14 Sep
Safari 19: 19 Sep
Safari 20: 24 Sep
Safari 21: 29 Sep
Safari 1: 17 Jun
Booking conditions Maximum group size: 6
Safaris 3 and 11 are two nights longer.
Maximum group size: 6 Safaris 3 and 11 are two nights longer.
Not included • National Park Fees and Conservation Levies are not included and will be added at the current rates (subject to change). • Current fees/levies are US$630 per person in total for 8 days and US$820 per person in total for 10 days.
• National Park Fees and Conservation Levies are not included and will be added at the current rates (subject to change).
• Current fees/levies are US$630 per person in total for 8 days and US$820 per person in total for 10 days.