Tour overview

The Getaway South Luangwa package offers a unique opportunity to combine the central loca1on of Kafunta River Lodge with the remoteness of our bush camps: Island Bush Camp, an authen1c rus1c bush camp and/or Three Rivers Camp, a sophis1cated tented camp with unique sleep outs .

The first days are spent at Kafunta River Lodge, which offers the opportunity to discover the game rich Mfuwe area. Game viewing activities at Kafunta River Lodge include game drives in open vehicles along with unique night drives which offer the opportunity to view nocturnal animals.

The central location of Kafunta River Lodge allows us to explore vast areas of South Luangwa National Park. While at the lodge, you can relax on the privacy of your viewing deck, or by taking a swim in the infinity pool while keeping an eye on the elephants drinking at the waterhole. The lodge also features the only natural hot spring tub of Mfuwe, an in1mate wellness spa as well as a small gym.


  • 3 nights Kafunta River Lodge and 2 nights at Island Bush Camp OR Three Rivers Camp*
  • All meals (breakfast , lunch and dinner)
  • Two game-viewing activities per day
  • Snacks, local drinks (excluding premium brands)
  • VAT, national park entry fees and bed levies
  • Luangwa Conservation & Community Levy
  • Laundry and transfers from and to Mfuwe Airport, and in between camps(T&C apply).

Not Included

  • Activities not mentioned
  • Domestic flights

DAY 1 Kafunta River Lodge

Flight Lusaka-Mfuwe with Proflight (70 min).
Arrival in Mfuwe where our driver will collect you at the airport and transfer you to Kafunta River
Lodge (50 min) passing through various villages.
Depending on your arrival 1me, you will par1cipate in the aaernoon safari leaving the lodge at

DAY 2 Kafunta River Lodge

Enjoy an early breakfast and depart for your morning game drive at around 06h30. You will be back at the lodge around 10h30. Relax at the pool, book a spa treatment or enjoy a siesta on your viewing deck before mee1ng for aaernoon tea at 15h00. The aaernoon game drive departs at 15h30 and returns at 19h30.

DAY 3 Three Rivers Camp

Today you par1cipate in the morning game drive at Kafunta River Lodge. Aaer brunch at the lodge, you will depart for the 2 hour transfer to Three Rivers Camp. Upon arrival you will be welcomed by our camp staff and you can choose to jump on the depar1ng game drive, or rather segle nicely in camp at your leisure and enjoy the sunset from the privacy your viewing deck while sipping your sundowner. Dinner is served al fresco in company of the camp manager and our other guests.

DAY 4 Three Rivers Camp

An early con1nental breakfast is served by the fireplace before heading out on your morning
activity, either a walk or a drive. You will be back at the lodge for brunch and a siesta. The
aaernoon game drive departs around 15h30 and return in 1me for dinner. Decide to spend your
night in your tent or under the stars on the appointed platform next to your tent.

DAY 5 Kafunta River Lodge

This morning you will have a walk or game drive followed by an early brunch at Three Rivers Camp, before the transfer back to Kafunta River Lodge. You will be arriving at the lodge around 14h30, and you can relax before joining aaernoon tea and the aaernoon game drive.

DAY 6 Departure

Depending on your flight departure 1me, you may have the 1me for a last morning game drive in
the park. Our driver will then take you to the airport, with an op1onal stop at Project Luangwa’s
craashop or Tribal Tex1les (to be scheduled in advanced, allow an extra 45 minutes) in 1me for the flight’s check-in time

Flight Mfuwe-Lusaka with Proflight.