Overview

Kikuji Camp is our most secluded and exciting new camp in the portfolio! Tucked away in the riverine vegetation on the banks of the Lunga River, this wilderness is waiting to be explored.

 

Ideal for the keen birder, water lover, fishermen and lovers of time and space, Kikuji compliments the more intense Kasonso Busanga Camp and more accessible Kafue River Lodge very well.

 

Long Stay Special: Stay for 5 nights, only pay for 4!
Applicable to all three camps – but limited to one camp at a time.

 Kafue River Lodge and Kikuji Camp.

 

CAMP OPEN

1 Mar – 31 Dec

 

NUMBER OF TENTS

4 Tents

 

LODGE CAPACITY

2 per tent

 

CHILDREN POLICY

All ages

 

 

Safari Packages and long stay offer also available you may like, check the details on the tabs below.

 

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  • Location

    Tucked away in the riverine vegetation on the banks of the Lunga River, this wilderness is waiting to be explored

  • Accommodation

     

    Acccommodation: Secluded chalets on the Lunga River

    Kikuji Camp is built in a similar style to Kasonso being primarily a comfortable and intimate bush camp with the focus being on appreciating the secluded wilderness around you.

     

    The 4 safari suites are built with canvas walls, gauze windows and thatched rooves on wooden decks. All rooms have detached but private ablution with a flush toilet, shower and a basin sink.

     

     

  • Facilities

     

    Lunga Kikuji Camp features & ameneties

    • Detached Bathrooms
    • Charging Facilities
    • Mosquito Nets
    • Daily Laundry
    • Credit Card Facilities
    • WiFi Available
    • Cellphone Reception
    • Swimming Pool

  • Activities

     

    Activities on Site

    Game Drive

    Boat Cruises

    Fishing

    Birding

    Bush Walks

     


     

    Game Drives

     

     

    Boating

    Kafue River Lodge Boat Cruise

     

     

    Bird Watching

     

  • Fast Facts

    TYPE

    Camp

    NO. ROOMS

         8

    CHILDREN POLICY

    All ages are welcome

    SPOKEN LANGUAGES

    English

    OPEN

    1 Mar – 31 Dec

    SPECIAL INTERESTS

    Adventure, Birding, Flora, Nature, Wildlife

  • Three reasons to visit Lunga Kikuji Camp

     

    SUPERB BREAM FISHING
    
    

    Kikuji is ideal for people wanting, to relax, take their time and enjoy the remote Lungu wilderness.

    RIVER ACTIVITIES
    River based boat cruises for wildlife and birding is a wonderfully peaceful way to spend a morning or afternoon.
    
    WILDERNESS ENCOUNTERS
    
    

    Ever improving wildlife encounters around Kikuji are on offer in this remote corner of Kafue National Park.

     

  • Getting there

     

    Travel Logistics

    Kukuji Camp is located on the Lunga River (-14.32913, 26.37795) and is accessible by road or boat from Kafue River Lodge. Please see directions below getting to Kafue River Lodge the sister Lodge.

    Kafue River Lodge, Kasonso Busanga Camp and Kikuji Camp are siter Camps. You can combine all during your holiday

     

    FLY TO LUSAKA

    The easiest way of getting to us is to fly to Lusaka, we will then meet you and drive you into camp *Driving time from Lusaka to Kafue River Lodge is approx 5 – 6 hrs. From Lusaka – Kiuji Camp (The sister lodge) is approximately 7 hrs.

    Your second option will be more expensive but shorter on travel time – you will fly via charter plane to Hippo Airstrip where we will meet you and transfer you into camp.

    *Applies only to Kafue River Lodge and Kikuji.

     

    FLY TO HIPPO AIRSTRIP

    Fly via charter flight to Hippo Airstrip (1.5hr flight). We will collect you and drive you into camp*.  For those visiting Busanga, charter flights are available between Lusaka & Busanga Airstrip.

    *Applies only to Kafue River Lodge and Kikuji.

     

    SELF-DRIVE INTO CAMP

    You can drive to either Kafue River Lodge or Kasonso Busanga Camp.  View and download driving directions for Kafue River Lodge,  HERE.  Email us for directions to Kasonso by clicking here

  • Rates, Inclusions & Exlcusions

    Fully Inclusive Nightly Rate: From USD 360 pppn

    Includes: Park fees, Accommodation, all meals, all local drinks, safari activities, bed levies and laundry

    Excludes: Gratuities and external transfers

  • Safari Package you may like

     

    PLAINS & RIVERS SAFARI

     

    A 7-night safari combining the beautiful Busanga Plains with the tranquil Kafue River

     

    This 7 night safari combines the beautiful Kasonso Camp in the Busanga plains and the cool river ecosystem of Kafue River Lodge. Why choose? Experience the great herds and expansive views of Busanga with its rust red sunsets and prolific game and combine your experience with a luxurious chalet on the banks of the Kafue River. Not only does the river bring a tranquil, slow paced safari experience but the chance to enjoy our hospitality on a whole new level.

     

    Day 1- 4: Kafue River Lodge

    Design and tailor make your experience at Kafue River lodge. With safari cycling, game drives, boating, fishing, birding or simply enjoying the view over the river from the deck, you can choose to be as active or relaxed as you like. The combination of specialist guides to make the most of your activities during the day and the hospitable lodge team you are sure to feel at home with us.

     

    Day 4 – 8: Kasonso Busanga Camp

    When you visiKasonso Camp, the sheer diversity and untouched beauty of the Busanga plains will be enough to draw you in and leave you breathless. Add to this the vast herds of antelope, elephant and the prolific bird life and you have enough to satisfy  even the most enthusiastic of safari goers, without even mentioning the magnificent lions. Our guides have been tracking the prides for years and can fill you in on new contenders to the alpha male and how old each cub is. As the season progresses and the water dries up the animals move closer together, making for spectacular viewing. With dinners on the deck and striking sunsets, Kasonso Busanga is the perfect combination of warm hospitality and great guiding.

  • Animals

    
    Some of the Animals found in this area. 
    North Luangwa National Park, Zambia.

     

    Although the game around Kikuji is more shy and less habituated than around Kafue River Lodge, there are some incredible sightings to be had and they can be enjoyed all to yourself!

     

     

  • Birding

    
    Some of the Birds found in this area. 
    North Luangwa National Park, Zambia.

     

  • Other Safari Packages you may like.

     

     

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    Lodges on the Itineraries

     

    MUSEKESE CAMP

    Musekese Camp Elephants

    Perched on the edge of a spectacular lagoon, Musekese Camp has made a name for itself with expert guiding, exceptional food, and phenomenal wildlife viewing.

    Explore this game-rich area by vehicle, foot, or boat along the emerald green Kafue River.

     

     

    KAINGU LODGE 

    Kaingu offers comfortable accommodation, perfectly in balance with its surroundings.

    The lodge was built with patience, good taste and an extraordinary sense for detail. Guests enjoy a wide range of activities, in a stunning region of the Kafue.

     

     

    NANZHILLA PLAINS CAMP

    Nanzhila Camp

    Nnazhila Plains Camp is an intimate lodge situated on the edge of the a dambo in the southern section of Kafue National Park. It has 3 en-suite safari tents and 3 en-suite chalets all of which have beautiful views of the dambo.

     

     

    KIKUJI CAMP

    Kikuji Camp, is tucked away in the riverine vegetation of the banks of the Lunga River.

    It is ideal for the keen birder, water lover, fishermen, and lovers of time and space.

     

     

    KAFUE RIVER LODGE 

     The beautifully appointed Kafue River Lodge is set on the banks of the Kafue River.
    Enjoy a wide range of activities with much focus on the river.

  • Long Stay Special

     

    Stay for 5 nights, only pay for 4!

    Applicable to all three camps – but limited to one camp at a time.

     

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