Takwela Camp • North Luangwa



At Takwela Camp, visitors can expect a warm and personalized service from a team of passionate and knowledgeable staff. From expertly guided game drives to guided walking safaris, guests have the opportunity to explore the North Luangwa’s rich biodiversity and encounter its iconic wildlife species, including elephants, lions, and rare bird species. Additionally, through partnerships with local communities, Takwela Camp actively contributes to the socio-economic development of the region, promoting community engagement and supporting sustainable livelihoods.

The North Luangwa region is renowned for its untouched natural beauty and well-preserved ecosystems, offering visitors a truly immersive and authentic safari experience. Thanks to the meticulous management efforts of the local authorities and conservation organizations, the park boasts an exceptional level of conservation and wildlife protection. Takwela Camp stands as a testament to our commitment to sustainable tourism and responsible travel. With its minimal ecological footprint and emphasis on preserving the park’s delicate balance, the camp strives to provide a harmonious coexistence between guests and the surrounding environment.

As a premier destination within the North Luangwa, Takwela Camp sets a new standard for luxury, eco-conscious accommodation, seamlessly blending modern comforts with an authentic wilderness experience. Whether seeking adventure or tranquility, guests can immerse themselves in the beauty of the North Luangwa while knowing that their visit contributes to the preservation of this remarkable ecosystem for generations to come.

Nestled within this remote and pristine wilderness, the camp benefits from the unwavering support of the Frankfurt Zoological Society, as well as a dedicated team from Zambia’s Department of National Parks and Wildlife and the North Luangwa Conservation Project.

Room Types

  • 4 chalets (3 twin doubles, 1 king)
  • Open ‘wafwa’ in front of camp from which to view wildlife


  • Solar communal charging area (220V)
  • Solar fans
  • Amazing location at the Mwaleshi and Luangwa river confluence
  • Over 450 hippos in this confluence stretch
  • Exclusive and remote


  • 4 hour game drive or walking safari with a stop for morning tea
  • 2.5 – 3hr evening walking safaris, returning before sunset / An evening game drive with a sundowner stop for drinks and snacks and then continuing with a spotlight after dark to see nocturnal animals
  • Enjoy pre-dinner drinks and delicious snacks by the Luangwa river
  • Open ‘wafwa’ in front of camp from which to view wildlife
  • Huge natural springs near camp
  • 416 species of birds
  • Hotspot for lion, leopard, hippo, elephant, kudu, waterbuck, Cookson’s wildebeest, wild dog

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$ 600.00
per person sharing

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