Best of South Luangwa - 8 nights with Kafunta Safaris

Spend 8 nights in South Luangwa

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$3500 - $3800
Includes internal flights:
Length of safari:
9 days
Best months:
May - October
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Not specified
Activity level:
Moderate - Game walks, Cultural visits
Safari type:
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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This 8-night itinerary brings you to Kafunta River Lodge where you can enjoy game drives, bush walks, village tours as well as relax by our infinity pool or with a massage at our Fig Tree Spa. The safari continues at Island Bush Camp, where you will experience an authentic and remote grass camp focusing on bush walks.

Day 1

Arrive in Mfuwe Airport, meet & greet by Kafunta Safaris driver. Transfer to Kafunta River Lodge (45 min). This drive takes you across some busy African villages. 

Dinner and night at Kafunta River Lodge

Day 2 and 3

After an early breakfast, enjoy a morning game drive or bush walk and discover the amazing wildlife of South Luangwa. 

Lunch at the lodge, followed by siesta, or a dip in the pool, or book a relaxing massage at our spa. 

Following afternoon tea, you will go on your afternoon game drive, which will stop for sundowners and continue as a night drive. Return at the lodge for dinner. 

Day 4

Enjoy the morning activity at Kafunta River Lodge followed by lunch. After lunch you will be transferred at a leisurly pace to Island Bush Camp (3 hour), where you will have time to settle comfortably in the open-sided chalets. 

Sundowners and early dinner at Island Bush Camp.

Day 5 and 6

Early breakfast is taken by the fire on the banks of the Luangwa River. You will then go on your morning walk, with safari guide and escort scout. 

Lunch is followed by a siesta or time to observe birds from your verandah. 

Following afternoon tea, you will go on the afternoon walk, stop for sundowners and come back to camp by car. Early dinner. 

Day 7

Enjoy a last morning walk, followed by brunch. Transfer back to Kafunta River Lodge where you will have time to enjoy the swimming pool before afternoon tea. 

Afternoon game drive followed by night drive. Return at the lodge for dinner. 

Day 8

Enjoy your last day in South Luangwa, by going on the morning and afternoon activity or arrange a village tour. Breakfast, lunch and dinner at the lodge. 

Day 9

Morning activity depending on your departure time. Transfer to airport via Tribal Textiles (Optional) in time for flight. 

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Kafunta River Lodge
  • Island Bush Camp

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Kafunta Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: High-end safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: +260 216 246046
Since: Jul 1998
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