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Island Bush Camp

Island Bush Camp is located in a remote area of the National Park, ideally located on the banks of the Luangwa.  Island Bush Camp is a great base for daily walking Safaris in untouched wilderness in the heart of South Luangwa National Park, Zambia.

On the way to reach Island Bush Camp you drive through the National Park passing through woodland and open plains.  Far from the well beaten tracks, Island Bush Camp offers complete solitude.

This authentic safari bush camp offers five twin rooms and is set under the cool shade of old mahogany trees on the banks of the Luangwa River with views that stretch from the Chendeni hills in the Eastern corners of the Luangwa Valley to the Muchinga escarpment in the West.  You are presented with the complete natural boundary of this remote and achingly beautiful wilderness.

Every day is presented with new experiences and is never the same.

 

Style

Rustic bush accommodation in a remote part of South Luangwa National Park.

Rooms

5 Twin Rooms

Open Season

Open 25 May – 01 Nov

Safari Experience

Island Bush Camp is located in the National Park.

As the Camp and the National Park are not fenced wild animals come through the Camp frequently.

The open design of the Camp will offer a great wildlife experience with game drives and daily walking safaris on offer.

Wildlife & Birdlife

The National Park is 9,050 square km in size and home to over 420 species of birds and over 60 species of mammals.

The Park is renowned for its high population of leopards which are commonly seen on night drives, large herds of elephant as well as great numbers of hippo and crocodile in the river.

Lions are commonly seen in South Luangwa National Park and it is the only place in the world where they are known to kill hippos.

The lion prides here include up to 20 animals!

Indigenous species to Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park are the Thornicroft giraffe and the Cookson’s wildebeest.

Added Extras

Rustic bush setting

Sundowners picnic.

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