Tafika Camp • South Luangwa


Tafika Camp is located on the east bank of the Luangwa River in South Luangwa National Park and makes it ideal for those who enjoy an authentic bush experience. Game viewing in South Luangwa National Park is exceptional with good chances of seeing leopards, lions, wild dogs, elephants, giraffes, pukus, hippos and crocodiles. Your stay at Tafika Camp is combined with exciting activities such as walking safaris, daily day and night drives, mountain bike safaris, visits to the local Mkasanga Village and micro light flights (only offered in May). Tafika Camp also has two hides which offer the opportunity of game viewing in-between activities. Hides overlook the camp waterhole which is frequented by herds of elephant, bushbuck, puku, impala, mongoose and several bird species. Tafika Camp is equipped with a solar communal charging area (220V), USB charging ports in the chalets, solar fans, communal dining area and camp game viewing hides. The camp also provides access to three diverse habitats including Luangwa riverside, Mutanda plains and the salt pans.

Operating season: 1 May – 15 Nov
Age Restriction: Minimum age 8 years old

Room Types

  • 6 Chalets


  • Hotspot for leopard, lion, wild dog, elephant, giraffe, puku, hippo, crocodiles
  • Access to 3 diverse habitats: Luangwa riverside, Mutanda plains and the salt pans
  • Unique activities: cycling safaris & microlighting (May only)
  • The salt pan is a serval hotspot (all season) & crowned crane hotspot (from August)
  • Game drives in the game rich Nsefu sector (park on both sides of the river)
  • Owner run
  • Great in-camp game viewing due to hides and camp waterhole
  • Long standing and experienced staff and guides
  • 4 people per vehicle (unless for groups)
  • Radio silence on activities
  • Exclusive access to yellow-billed stork colony in May


  • Walking safaris
  • Daily day and night drives
  • Mountain bike safaris
  • Visits to the local Mkasanga Village
  • Micro light flights (only offered in May)

Choose currency

$ 555.00
per person per night sharing

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