Luwi Bushcamp

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Found on the banks of a lagoon and nestled under large mahogany trees, seasonal Luwi Bush Camp (Norman Carr Safaris) is in the heart of the South Luangwa National Park, remote, secluded and beautiful. Due to its remote location there are not many roads in the area so activities are centred on walking safaris. This fact makes Luwi Bush Camp one of the most enthralling camps in Zambia. The wildlife in the area is prolific and to track it each day on foot is a memory that will last a lifetime.

The 4 rooms blend into the bushveld and are built from natural materials each season. Accommodation is authentically rustic but provides guests with en-suite bathrooms that include flush toilets and showers with hot running water all day. While offering guests excellent wildlife viewing and service the camp affords guests the chance to get back to nature.

Guests can look out over the nearby lagoon, which is usually filled with hippo, with a hide provided by the camp for viewing them, however hippos aren't the only visitors to the lagoon, with many other species making use of this permanent waterhole. Walking safaris are one of the best and biggest activities from camp, with lion sightings a particular highlight.

How to get to Luwi Bushcamp

Approximately 1 hour flight from Lusaka to Mfuwe Airport (also accessed from Livingstone and Lilongwe in Malawi). From here is an approximately 30 min drive to the National Park gate and 5 min to Kapani Lodge for refreshments. Then 1 - 2 hour drive from Kapani Lodge, game viewing en route. To walk from Luwi to Nsolo or Kakuli Bush Camps it is about a 3 - 4 hour walk (this can be done by vehicle).

Activities at Luwi Bushcamp

Walking safaris, birding and game drives.

Luwi Bushcamp Photo Gallery

Selected Itineraries

Our favorite itineraries that visit Luwi Bushcamp

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Wild Dog sighting in South Luangwa - Photo by Normcan Carr Safaris

Ultimate Zambia Safari

Days
12
Cost Per Person
From $7,640 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Zambia
Locations
South Luangwa National Park
Walking Out Of Camp from Nsolo Bush Camp

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Days
10
Cost Per Person
From $6,360 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Zambia
Locations
South Luangwa National Park
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Days
11
Cost Per Person
From $6,590 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Countries
Zambia
Locations
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