African Safaris and Travel - Our safaris reflect every travelers style, time frame and budget!
Enjoy an exceptional bush camping
experience in the remote Luangwa Valley then end off with a
relaxing stay on an intimate Isle on the Zambezi River, plus
an opportunity to visit the mighty Victoria Falls.
which marks the end of the Great Rift Valley, is one of the
last unspoilt wilderness areas and possibly the finest
wildlife sanctuary in Africa. It covers an area of over 9000
sq. km. through which the meandering Luangwa River runs. The
ox bow lagoons, woodland and plains of the valley host huge
concentrations of game - including elephant, buffalo,
leopard, lion, giraffe, hippo - and over 450 species of
is home to one of 7 natural wonders of the
world, the Victoria
Falls, and offers many opportunities, both adrenaline
filled and more sedate, to view this amazing site. There are
game viewing opportunities too, with a chance to see the
white rhino in Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park and river trips
on the Zambezi River. Combining these three areas in Zambia
gives you an exceptional safari.
On arrival at Lusaka International Airport a representative
from Robin Pope Safaris will meet and assist you with
immigration and customs clearing plus checking in for your
Mfuwe bound flight. The flight varies between an hour and a
quarter and an hour and three quarters, depending on size of
aircraft used. Once at Mfuwe, a guide from Tena Tena will
meet you and drive you to camp. The drive to camp is
approximately an1 hour and a half through colourful local
scenes of villages, agriculture as well as bush; but may be
more depending on what exciting sightings you have along the
Tena Tena is a remote and small
camp which lies within the National Park and enjoys a
stunning location on a sweeping bend of the Luangwa River.
A grove of mahogany trees shade the large custom-made tents.
From the thatched dining room and bar, guests can watch the
elephants, hippo and antelope on the riverbank. Tena
has 5 tents, each with a dressing room, open air bathroom
and private verandah that overlooks a water hole. Most
meals are taken under the shade of a huge Mahogany tree in
the centre of the camp. On arrival you will be shown
to your tent and then lunch will be served followed by a
siesta and then tea before the afternoon and evening game
A full day to of safari activities, totally flexible to your
interests. TENA TENA
Up at sunrise for breakfast and then the morning walk to the
first bush camp. Situated in a secluded area of the
Nsefu sector the camp is simple and “bush”. Arriving in time
for a leisurely lunch followed by a siesta and an afternoon
walk will follow tea and then back to camp for sundowners
and dinner around the camp fire.
The day is spent walking in the game rich area of the
Luangwa riverine habitat, with ebony groves, many lagoons
and of course the Luangwa River itself. During your
morning walk the camp may be moved to a second site and
lunch will be waiting for you on arrival, alternatively you
and your guide may decide to have a picnic lunch en route.
The day is flexible and your guide will discuss options to
suit you and any other guests.
LUANGWA BUSH CAMP
Day 5 Following
a relaxed breakfast you will walk out of camp and head
towards Nsefu Camp, stopping for tea and cake along the way
and arriving in time for lunch. The camp is on a sweeping
bend of the river. Nsefu was the first game camp in Zambia
and dates back to the early fifties. The Nsefu Sector was
recognised then as a phenomenal area and it still is. Robin
Pope Safaris own the only two camps in this sector of the
Park. There are six round rondavals with
luxurious ensuite facilities and each room has a clear view
of the river through large windows and from the new wooden
verandahs. On arrival you will be shown to your
rondavel and then lunch will be served followed by a well
deserved siesta before the afternoon and evening game drive.
Today (usually in the morning) you will take a
flight transfer onto Livingstone via Lusaka. On
arrival you will be met and transferred to Tongabezi Lodge
and onward transfer to Sindabezi Island, a true remote
There is a wide range of activities on offer including
fishing, canoe trips on the river, game drives in the
Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park. For the more adventurous,
Livingstone boasts a whole host of adrenaline filled
activities including whitewater rafting, bungee jumping and
microlighting. Or you may just wish to rest in camp
and enjoy the spectacular scenery and peaceful atmosphere.
The day will end with a relaxed dinner served either in the
main dining area or as a private meal outside of your room.
A full day to enjoy the many activities available in
Livingstone or simply take in the beautiful setting of
Day 9 After breakfast you may have a
morning activity, time permitting or a transfer to
Livingstone Airport for your onward connection.
Rates From: $5,542 per person sharing (Depending on
season) - Please contact us for a quote and itinerary
• Itinerary Tena Tena 2 nights, Luangwa Bush Camping 2
nights, Nsefu Camp 1 night & Sindabezi Island 3 nights.
Includes all safari activities except in Livingstone, meals, bar (premium
drinks extra), laundry, airport transfers plus domestic
• Excludes international flights, airport taxes,
visa fees, gratuities and items of a personal nature
Valid June to October
NOTE: Camp order may be flexible depending on
availability plus lower or higher end properties may be used