Going on a 4-Day Zambia Luxury Safari through South Luangwa National Park promises an unforgettable immersion into the heart of African wilderness and luxury. Nestled in the eastern part of Zambia, South Luangwa is renowned for its diverse ecosystems, teeming wildlife, and breathtaking landscapes. As travelers touch down in Mfuwe, they step into a realm where nature’s grandeur unfolds in all its glory. The journey begins with a flight to Mfuwe, the gateway to South Luangwa, where they are greeted with warm hospitality and guided towards their sanctuary amidst the wild – Mfuwe Lodge.

4 Days Luxury Zambia Safari – Overview of South Luangwa National Park

4 days Luxury safari in South LuangwaSouth Luangwa National Park boasts an impressive array of wildlife, earning its reputation as one of Africa’s premier safari destinations. Guests are treated to exhilarating game drives, guided by expert rangers who unravel the mysteries of the bush. The park is renowned for its high density of leopards, offering rare opportunities to witness these elusive predators in their natural habitat. Elephants roam freely, often congregating around the meandering Luangwa River, providing mesmerizing scenes of interaction and play. Lions, buffalo, giraffes, and zebras also grace the landscape, creating a spectacle of biodiversity that leaves visitors spellbound.

4-Day Luxury Safari South Luangwa – The best time to visit?

The best time to visit South Luangwa National Park is during the dry season, from May to October, when wildlife congregates around water sources, making for prime game viewing experiences. Bird enthusiasts are in for a treat as well, with over 400 bird species calling the park home, including colorful carmine bee-eaters, majestic fish eagles, and vibrant Lilian’s lovebirds.

4-Day Luxury Safari South Luangwa – Where to stay?

4 days Zambia Luxury safari

Amidst this natural splendor, Mfuwe Lodge stands as an oasis of luxury and comfort. Set against the backdrop of the park, the lodge offers spacious chalets overlooking a lagoon frequented by hippos and elephants. Guests unwind in elegant surroundings, savoring gourmet cuisine and indulging in the tranquility of the African bush, ensuring that every moment of their 4-day Zambia Luxury Safari is imbued with unforgettable memories.

There are other different lodges where you can stay while taking this 4-day Luxury safari in Zambia. Among the other great lodges found in South Luangwa National Park includes.

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Time and Tides Chinzombo Camp – South Luangwa National Park

This ultra-luxurious camp offers spacious villas with private pools, set amidst the tranquility of the African bush. Guests can enjoy guided safaris, bush walks, and sunset cruises along the Luangwa River.

Tena Tena Camp – South Luangwa

Nestled in a remote corner of the park, Tena Tena Camp offers intimate tented accommodations and unparalleled access to some of the best game viewing areas in South Luangwa.

Kaingo Camp – South Luangwa

Situated along the banks of the Luangwa River, Kaingo Camp provides rustic yet elegant chalets with panoramic views of the surrounding wilderness. Guests can enjoy game drives, walking safaris, and photography hides overlooking the river.

Mwamba Bush Camp – South Luangwa

For a more immersive safari experience, Mwamba Bush Camp offers traditional thatched chalets nestled in the heart of the bush. Guests can explore the surrounding area on foot with experienced guides, encountering wildlife up close and personal.

These are just a few examples of the exceptional lodges and camps available in South Luangwa National Park, each offering a unique blend of luxury and adventure amidst the African wilderness.

See you in Zambia! You can get free advice on the best way to plan your next 4-day  Zambia Luxury safari to South Luangwa National Park, one of the most famous parks in Zambia and the greater Southern Africa region.

Additional information

Duration5 days
LocationLusaka, South Luangwa National Park
Luxury LevelHigh End, Deluxe

4-day Luxury Zambia Safari Itinerary

Day 1

Touch down in Lusaka, Zambia

Welcome to the start of your 4-day Luxury Zambia Safari adventure! Your journey begins as you touch down at Lusaka’s Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (LUN). Here, amidst the bustling energy of the airport, our friendly representative awaits, ready to greet you with a warm smile and a helping hand. With seamless efficiency, they’ll assist you with your luggage before guiding you through the check-in process for your local flight to Mfuwe in South Luangwa.

Upon landing at Mfuwe Airport, the gateway to this pristine wilderness, the magic of Africa unfolds before you. Here, you’ll be met by one of our seasoned guides from Mfuwe Lodge, your haven for the next three nights. As you embark on the scenic 45-minute drive through the Mfuwe settlement area, anticipation builds with each passing mile. Along the way, keep your eyes peeled for glimpses of local life and the occasional wildlife sighting.

Arriving at the park’s main gate entrance, you’ll be officially welcomed into the realm of South Luangwa National Park, a sanctuary teeming with natural wonders. It’s here, amidst the untamed beauty of the park, that your Zambian safari dreams will come to life. Check-in at Mfuwe Lodge marks the beginning of your luxury retreat into the heart of the African wilderness.

With the formalities taken care of, the rest of the evening is yours to unwind and soak in the tranquil ambiance of your surroundings. As the sun sets over the horizon, casting a golden glow across the landscape, indulge in a sumptuous dinner under the starlit sky, savoring the flavors of Zambia. Then, as the night descends, retire to the comfort of your accommodations, lulled to sleep by the symphony of the bush, eager for the adventures that await in the days ahead


Explore South Luangwa National Park

Prepare for two full days of exhilarating exploration in South Luangwa National Park, where each moment promises an encounter with the wild wonders of Africa. Rise with the sun and fuel up with a hearty breakfast, setting the stage for an unforgettable adventure ahead. Your day begins with a choice: embark on a morning game drive, traversing the vast plains and winding trails of the park, or opt for a walking safari, immersing yourself in the sights, sounds, and scents of the bush.

After your morning safari excursion, return to the lodge for a leisurely brunch, where you can relive your wildlife encounters and recharge for the afternoon ahead. As the day unfolds, indulge in some well-deserved downtime, perhaps lounging by the pool or simply soaking in the serenity of your surroundings.

Come afternoon, as the sun begins its descent, gather for a delightful spread of tea and coffee, energizing yourself for the next leg of your safari adventure. Then, as the golden hues of twilight paint the landscape, set out on an afternoon and evening game drive, a thrilling journey into the realm of nocturnal creatures. Keep your eyes peeled for elusive leopards prowling in the shadows, along with other nocturnal denizens of the park. As darkness envelops the savannah, your experienced guide will navigate the trails by the spotlight, revealing a hidden world of nocturnal activity.

After an exhilarating safari under the stars, return to the lodge, where a sumptuous dinner awaits, a culinary celebration of your day’s discoveries. Savor each bite as you recount the day’s adventures, before retiring to the comfort of your accommodations, lulled to sleep by the symphony of the African night.

Day 4

Transfer to Mfuwe Airstrip - Fly back to Lusaka - Departure

As your unforgettable Zambia luxury safari draws to a close, savor a leisurely breakfast, sipping freshly brewed coffee and savoring the flavors of the African morning. With departure on the horizon, the day unfolds with a mix of anticipation and reflection.

Depending on the timing of your flight to Lusaka, you may have the opportunity to squeeze in one final morning activity, a chance to soak in the sights and sounds of the bush before bidding farewell to South Luangwa National Park. Alternatively, if your departure is imminent, our attentive staff will ensure a seamless transfer to Mfuwe Airport, ensuring you arrive in plenty of time for your local flight to Lusaka.

As you journey homeward, carry with you the memories of your safari adventures, the sights of majestic wildlife, the sounds of the African wilderness, and the warmth of Zambian hospitality. Until we meet again beneath the African skies, may your travels be filled with wonder and discovery.

If you need free advice on how to customize the tour to suit your needs and budget, please get in touch through our contact page. This 4-day Luxury safari in Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park can be combined with our 3-day Victoria Falls tour, which can also be customized with deluxe to high-end lodges.

This package can be customized with a different lodge or camp located inside the South Luangwa National Park.

4-Day Zambia Luxury Safari Prices; South Luangwa National Park

Number of Pax Price Currency
2 People Travelling – in 1 Double / Twin Room
4 People Travelling – in 2 Double / Twin Room
6 People Travelling – in 2 Double / Twin Room

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