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06 Day | Walking Trail in South Luangwa – Zambia

Country Zambia
Theme Safari Extension | Remote | Active - Moderate
Time of Year May - October | Savings Season: May - June | High Season: July - October
Budget From $3,750
Duration 6 Days

Itinerary Description

Experience the best of the South Luangwa by staying at Tafika Camp and the walking bush camps, Chikoko and Crocodile. Game activities center around game drives and world class guided walks. You concentrate on the stunning variety of the South Luangwa bush and wildlife.

 

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Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01

South Luangwa

On arrival in the Mfuwe airport you will be met by a representative and driven to Tafika. This afternoon the camp manager will meet with you to help you decide on your afternoon activity; a walk, or a game-drive, or even game viewing by bicycle. There is also the opportunity to visit local village. Overnight Tafika Camp.

Day 02

South Luangwa

Early morning wake up and then depart on a guided walk or game drive. You might even like to try an early morning micro-light flight (available for an extra charge) gliding above the river. Return mid to late morning to freshen up before a delicious Tafika lunch and siesta. This afternoon you will have the option to go on a game drive or guided walk. Overnight Tafika Camp.

Day 03

South Luangwa-Walking Safari

After breakfast today, with only your camera and binoculars to carry, you will leave Tafika and begin your journey on foot to the Chikoko Trails bush camps. Mid afternoon, meet for tea before the start of your afternoon walk for a chance to look for more game and experience the sights, sounds and scents of the bush. Overnight Chikoko Tree Camp or Crocodile River Camp.

Day 04

South Luangwa-Walking Safari

Enjoy another morning walk (usually lasting approx 4 hours) after an early breakfast. Your second night may either be spent at the same camp or you may use your morning walk to transfer to our other bush camp, on the Chikoko Trails. Overnight Chikoko Tree Camp or Crocodile River Camp.

Day 05

South Luangwa-Walking Safari

Enjoy a day of morning and afternoon walks based from your bush camp. (Please note, you will not be changing camps today). Return at dusk for a sundowner and enjoy a refreshing hot shower before dinner under the stars with your fellow guests and guide. Overnight Chikoko Tree Camp or Crocodile River Camp.

Day 06

Mfuwe

The walk on your last morning will take you to a river crossing where you will be transferred to a waiting vehicle and transported to the airstrip; a journey of approximately 30 minutes. Transfer to Mfuwe airport.

Safari Pricing Details

2023 Land Arrangements

Jun - Jul

Per person double

From $3,750

Single Supplement

From $1,500

Aug - Oct

Per person double

From $4,375

Single Supplement

From $1,500

Hear from Our Travelers

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What a great trip, what a great adventure and experience! Tafika Camp was very pleasant, with everyone helpful and engaging.

Tafika Camp was a very pleasant open facility with everyone helpful and engaging.  Food and particularly lunches were great.  We had the experience of tracking a lion on foot and discovering him lazily laying in the shade watching us as...

Dave, Lugena and Michelle Wahlquist

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Tafika was very good.  The staff and owners were also wonderful as well as the safari guides.  Again, we like that there was a maximum of 4 in a vehicle.  We were not interested in doing a walking safari or riding bicycles although...

Patti Rhymer

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Industry Leaders in Customizable Safaris

The Africa Adventure Company was one of the first boutique travel agencies to offer customizable Africa travel itineraries. Together we can create a trip that includes the experiences and destinations most important to you, your family, or your group.

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Many travelers expect private and independent safaris to be unaffordable, but our clients are delighted to discover they do not have to join a group of strangers in order to experience a customized safari adventure.

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We work with people who will take care of you. Our guides, travel consultants, and tour operators understand the complicated and complex nature of travel in Africa and have decades of experience to ensure your safety at every leg of your trip.

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