The main decking area looks right across the African bush, allowing you to sit and watch the wildlife as it goes by.
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South Luangwa National Park, Zambia
- Meru style thatched tented rooms
- Set on a knoll looking over an untouched part of the park
- Cool down in your private plunge pool
Facilities includePlunge pool Bar Laundry
- Game drives
- Night drives
- Guided walking safaris
Seasons in Zambia
About Zungulila Bushcamp
Zungulila Bushcamp sits on the bed of the Kapamba River in the heart of the South Luangwa National Park. This new camp captures the archetypal essence of old Africa, featuring four Classic style Meru thatched tented rooms with breathtaking views over the river and an extensive plain home to natural springs which attract great herds of game. After a day of animal spotting, settle down around a campfire with an ice-cold G&T and feel a wave of serenity wash over you.
With stylish interiors, each of the thatched tents has its own private bamboo veranda, and sunken plunge-pools. Spend the days here exploring the surrounding wilderness on foot, with expert guides, spotting large herds of buffalo roam the grassy plains and thirsty elephants drinking from the springs and along the river.
Located in the remote, southern part of the South Luangwa National Park, Zambia. Situated on a tranquil bend of the Kapamba River, overlooking the plains in an untouched area of the Park.
How to get there
Fly approximately 4 hours from Livingstone to Lusaka, after a short stopover in Lusaka, jump on a 1hour 10min flight to Mfuwe International Airport. All guests will be met at Mfuwe International Airport and will drive a short 45 minutes to Mfuwe Lodge for refreshments before travelling on to Kuyenda Bushcamp. This will take approximately 3 hours 30 mins, driving at game-viewing speed through the scenic South Luangwa National Park.
When to go
Open from April to January
The South Luangwa has mild winter days from June to mid-August, with chilly evenings: however from September through to April it is generally quite warm
Dry season - May through October
Rainy season - November through April
Hottest months - October & November (before the rains start around mid-November)
Most nationals can obtain their visa at the point of entry into Zambia. Current charges are $50 for tourists of most nationalities, including US, Canadian, British and most European countries. If you are not one of the above please ask about visas before booking.
All visitors should be medically insured. We recommend that visitors to Zambia take malaria prophylactics. Tetanus, polio, typhoid and the hepatitis vaccinations are recommended. It is advisable to know your blood group type in case of an emergency. Please do ask for up to date health advice in your home country
We highly recommend full Trip Cancellation Insurance - we do need to charge cancellation fees as stipulated. Robin Pope Safaris bears no responsibility for any delays, cancellation of flights or change of itinerary and retains the right to alter or cancel an activity with just reason.
Confirmation to 91 days 20% of accommodation only, then full invoice (excluding park fees) 90 - 61 days 25%, 60 - 31 days 50%, 30 - 0 days 100%. Cancellation fees will be applied and so we highly recommend that you ensure full "Trip Cancellation Insurance" is bought at time of confirmation.
Please be sensitive when photographing local people and their villages. Ask the guide or the villagers first. Be careful when photographing public buildings and persons in uniform - again, ask first.
Travelling with children
Children of 12 years and older are welcome
As children under 12 years of age are not allowed to go on walking safaris in the Park, families travelling with children aged 11 years and below will need to reserve the entire camp on a private basis and also hire a Private Guide & Vehicle for the duration of their stay. This enables the adults to go on walking safaris while the younger children can go on game drives with the guide in the extra vehicle.
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