Visit Luambe and enjoy a Luangwa safari all to yourself!
A Luangwa without the crowds
An intimate and remote safari experience
Safari activities at your pace.

“Seeing Luambe is to see the Luangwa as it used to be.”

Adrian Carr, long standing Luangwa Resident

Luambe National Park offers a Luangwa Valley experience reminiscent of the early days in the valley – remote and wild! Luambe Camp is the only accommodation in the entire park, so the whole experience is extremely remote and private and you can be assured that you will have wildlife sightings all to yourself.

The key points you need to know before visiting Luambe:

June – October
3 + 1 family tent
Mfuwe (3.5hrs)
Min 7yrs old

“A most enjoyable and memorable trip. The walking was unique, diverse and great. This park has to be one of our favourites. The staff, management guide and scout were impeccable, attentive and very good. Overall 10/10 experience – world class. Will definitely recommend this place to others! Thank you all.”

“The Bushwalkers” Craig, Sally, Neil, Debbie and Ted.
26 August 2023

Come experience the Luangwa of yester-year!

Three reasons why you will love Luambe: 
Luambe Camp - Tented Camp in the Luangwa Valley

Our 4 en-suite safari tents overlook the Luangwa River and are large and spacious. Hot showers, great beds and homestyle dining ensure all the necessary comforts have been provided.

Luambe Camp - Sleep out in the Luangwa Valley

Your safari activities with Luambe can be tailored to your interest! If you would prefer a more traditional safari, we still offer the more traditional program but we do love to have our guests get involved in conservation work when possible.

Luambe Camp - Walking Trails in the Luangwa Valley

Being a small and intimate bushcamp, we have the opportunity to focus on our guests and we also encourage guests to take things slowly and enjoy the different activities and experiences on offer in Luambe.

“One of the most unique and unforgettable experiences I have ever had on safari (and I’ve spent most of my life in Africa!)  I am very happy to have discovered Luambe Camp, a truly amazing place to soak up the wilderness and immerse your self in nature. The sleep-out in the bush is a memory I will treasure forever…. cannot wait to come back for more!” 

– Irena, United Kingdom, August 2022

An exclusive and unique safari experience 

What makes us different to other Luangwa safari camps? 

We have the entire Park all to ourselves

Not only are we remotely located, we are the only safari camp in the entire Luambe National Park. 

We offer different safari activities 

Sleep-outs in the Luangwa valley, overnight walking trails, tree house dinners and star gazing picnics. 

Exclusivity is guarenteed!

You wont have to share sightings with anyone else when on game drive or walking trail. 

“On our honeymoon from the USA and our first experience on the continent. Wow! Luambe Camp met all expectations! Staff are incredible. Wildlife everywhere and our guide is second to none. Thank you for a wonderful time. Our highlights included wild dogs interacting with elephants and a hippo plus a leopard dragging its prey away. So many beautiful birds!”

– Joe & Kelly, USA, 21 August 2022

Safari activities tailored to your interest

We offer a varitety of activities at Luambe, including:
Varied walking trails
Morning and afternoon game drives

Hippo viewing and bird watching from our 4 hides

Sleep-outs on the banks of the Luangwa 
Morning coffee to watch the Carmine Bee-Eaters
Bush Dinners

“Best experience ever! Magic place with magic staff. Thank you to all of you for the time we had, you made our experience in Luambe!  The best it could be, we couldn’t have dreamed better for our honeymoon and will remember it for life.”

– Amelie & Bruno, June 2022

Luambe Camp location and recommended travel logisitics

Luambe Camp is located inside Luambe national Park in the eastern region of Zambia. The location is remote BUT the logistics are fairly straight forward. We are also here to help and guide you every step of the way.


2022/ 2023 Guest reviews from Luambe Camp

Read what others have said about their time at Luambe

“The whole experience of having a private stay at a remote camp and seeing the wildlife in this natural habitat… Absolutely a dream come true!”

Mary and Larry

September 2023

“Extraordinary place with great luxury tents and special hospitality. Being the only lodge in the park, all sightings to yourself with all the typical Luangwa species makes it a must-visit for all people travelling to the Luangwa valley!”

Marc Tiewes

August 2023

"Our highlight? Driving up to our first sundowners all set up for us. Watching the Carmines, walking safaris, hippo hides, sleeping out under the stars.”

Alice and Scott

September 2023

“A massive thank you to everyone for making my stay so enjoyable... especially arranging the sleep-out on my birthday. It has been fantastic!”

Susan Bedingham

October 2022

“Fantastic and unique stay! Thanks so much to the staff for the most amazing stay!” - Mr and Mrs Schreiber, September 2022

Mr & Mrs Schreiber

September 2022

"Luambe Camp was by far, the best lodge I have stayed in on my holiday! There his no thing I can say except “excellent!” 

Nick Howard

September 2022

“Everyone was friendly and made our honeymoon so special! Tascha and Lamick especially made our stay very welcoming.”

Joe & Kelley

August 2022

"The ethos of the Luambe owner is reflected perfectly in the charm, courtesy and professionalism of its staff. Natascha could not have been more welcoming, amusing and helpful. Our guide Lamick was the epitome of care, knowledge and humour. The daily walking tracks were a highlight for us all and placed us in the very heart of this beautiful and varied country. I am not given to false praise, but Luambe Camps was of the best we have stayed in. Our thanks to all involved."

Stevie & Annie Bennet

September 2022

“Wow! We’ve had a great time. Far, far away from the crowds! To be in the middle of nowhere, all alone with the wildlife is incredible! Seeing the dogs was a fantastic bonus. Many many thanks to all the staff for giving us a once of a lifetime experience.”

M Rien

September 2022

“After a year we are back again - this time with the whole family. It was again fantastic experience! The game drives & the sundowners were incredible. The nature is absolutely great and we think we will have to come back again.”

Moeller Family

September 2022

“I have had a wonderful time at Luambe camp, loved the relaxed and informal atmosphere, sense of being in true wilderness and many great sightings.”

Irena B

August 2022

“Best experience ever! Magic place with magic staff. Thank you to all of you for the time we had, you made our experience in Luambe!" 

Ameli & Bruno

July 2022

"Thank you for a wonderful time. Our highlights included wild dogs interacting with elephants and a hippo plus a leopard dragging its prey away.”


August 2022

“Thank you!! We had the most wonderful 2 days. Well done!”

Mr & Mrs De Klerk

August 2022


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