Where is Luambe National Park and how do you get there?
Luambe National Park is located on the eastern bank of the Luangwa River, halfway between South and North Luangwa National Park. The easiest way to get to Luambe would be to fly Mfuwe Airport via Lusaka and get a road transfer into camp. The airlines currently (2021) flying into Zambia are: Emirates via Dubai, Ethiopian Airlines, Airlink, Kenya Airways and Air Tanzania.
Co-ordinates for Luambe Camp & Conservation are: -12.459237, 32.144198 .
Getting to Luambe National Park: Travel Logisitcs
We suggest the following means of getting to Luambe Camp:
Fly to Mfuwe
Daily flights are available from Lusaka to to Mfuwe Airport Luambe will collect the clients from the airport and drive them into camp*.
Travel time is 3 – 3.5 hrs.
Fly to Waka-Waka
Charter flights are available from Mfuwe to Waka-Waka Aristrip. Luambe will collect the clients and drive them into camp.
Travel time is about 30 minutes.
Transfers from any other lodge in the Luangwa valley (Mfuwe Area) can be arranged by Luambe.*
*Travel time will depend on lodge location.
Driving Routes through the Eastern Region of Zambia
The route through the Eastern Region would typically begin / end in Lusaka or Mpika. It is a strictly seasonal route as it is dependent on you descending the escarpment road and driving through the Luangwa Valley for extended periods of time and therefore shouldn’t be considered before mid July or after the end of October.