Nanzhila Plains Safari Camp Kafue National Park, Zambia
Nanzhila Plains Safari Camp is located in Kafue National Park and invites guests to a true African wilderness experience.
Experience the thrills of the bush while staying at Nanzhila Plains Safari Camp in Kafue National Park. Exclusive Zambia safari accommodation is offered in comfortable chalets and tents and features all the needed amenities for a bush getaway in Kafue National Park.
Nanzhila Plains Camp in Kafue National Park can be easily accessed by road and is a 3 hour drive from Livingstone. The park enjoys an incredible diversity of wildlife and 4 of the African Big Five can be spotted on game viewing activities.
From game drives, walking safaris and birdwatching adventures, there are many ways to explore and appreciate the wildlife of Kafue National Park. The professional game rangers and trackers of Nanzhila Plains Safari Camp takes guests on daily game viewing activities to give them the ultimate Zambia safari experience.
Nanzhila Plains Safari Camp is located in Kafue National Park and offers a true African wildlife experience on a Zambia safari.
Nanzhila Plains Safari Camp offers game viewing activities to explore the spectacular Kafue National Park in Zambia.
The park enjoys an incredible diversity of wildlife and 4 of the African Big Five can be spotted on game viewing activities.
.All meals, all local drinks
.Twice daily scheduled safari activities
.Internal road transfers & laundry
.Park fees and levies ($ 50 pppn)
.Gratuities, external transfers or flights.
Nanzhila Plains has accommodation in 3 cosy en-suite safari tents and 3 en-suite chalets for a Kafue National Park safari in Zambia.
Thatched Chalets Become one with nature in one of the 3 en-suite chalets that are in close proximity with the African wilderness. Up to 6 guests - 2 per chalet - can be accommodated in the chalets that come fully equipped with en-suite facilities that include hot and cold shower, toilet and double basins. Guests can experience comfort and privacy in the chalets that are spacious and feature large, comfortable beds with mosquito nets.
Safari Tents Nanzhila Plains Camp has Kafue accommodation in 3 meru-style tents for the ultimate Zambia safari. Inside the tented rooms there are en-suite toilets with double basins and hot and cold showers. Lighting is provided by paraffin lamps and the hot water is made using donkey boilers.
Access From Livingstone From Livingstone take the T1 towards Lusaka. Proceed for 124kms to Kalomo. It is recommended that you fuel up here. Continue towards Lusaka for 400m to a junction. Turn left. Continue down this road which changes to gravel, past the market to a T-junction. Turn right and immediately left over the railway line, over a river and up the hill to a junction. Turn left and proceed down this gravel road for 70kms until you reach Dundunwezi Gate.
Access From Lusaka From the Lumumba road in the Lusaka CBD take the Great West Road (M9) towards Mongu.
151kms from Lusaka you reach the Mumbwa turn-off. It is recommended that a short detour be made into Mumbwa to fuel up.
From the Mumbwa turn-off continue a further 66kms to the junction of the Itezhi-Tezhi road (S14°58'17" E26°27'05") where you turn left.
Proceed for about 50kms and you will reach Mweengwa DNPW check point (S15°16'33" E26°14'57").
Continue for another approximately 66kms along the same gravel road until you reach the town of Itezhi-Tezhi.
Pass through town and travel for another 8kms until your reach the dam wall (S15°45'36" E26°01'16").
Proceed past New Kalala and Musungwa Lodges for a further 6kms to Musa Gate (S15°47'48" E25°59'56").
After roughly another 8kms you will reach the park's southern headquarters at Ngoma (S15°54'40 E25°57'21").
Game Drives Four of the African Big Five - elephant, buffalo, lion and leopard - are located in Nanzhila Plains, and guests can embark on daily game drives to track these magnificent creatures among other wildlife. Other bush roamers include cheetah, wild dog, hyena, zebra and warthog. At Nanzhila Plains at least 10 species of antelope species can be spotted.
Bush Walk Explore the bush on foot while staying at Nanzhila Plains Safari Camp. Daily walking safaris in Kafue National Park are conducted with armed rangers that are keen to share their personal bush knowledge. Track smaller creatures that are often overlooked on game drives, and brace yourself for encounters with other wildlife.
Bird watching Nanzhila Plains has incredible birdlife and guests can be on the lookout for these incredible creatures on a game drive or from the camp. Among these colourful creatures that soar the sky are Black-cheeked Lovebird, Wattled Crane, Racket-tailed Rollers, Pel’s Fishing Owl and Chaplin’s Barbet