Walk-In South Luangwa Safari



Walk-In South Luangwa Safari in Malawi country.

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Stay at Msandile River Lodge’s beautiful eco-friendly tented safari camp, located on the banks of the Luangwa River and overlooking a busy wildlife crossing point. The park contains over 100 species of mammals, including lions, leopards, buffalos, Thornicroft giraffes, Cookson wildebeests, zebras, elephants and hippos. Experience an untouched wilderness, extensive wildlife as well as stunning birdlife, and capture the true feeling of Africa.


Day by Day Itinerary

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Day 1 – Check-in before 03:00 PM

Arrive at the Msandile River Lodge before 03:00 PM and spend time acclimatizing to the African bush. The tented safari camp is overlooking the Luangwa River close to an elephant’s crossing point. The tents are spacious step-in safari tents standing under a roof cover that provides extra shade. In addition to offering a breathtaking view over the river, every tent is fitted with two single beds with crisp linen and bedding, a large box-shaped mosquito net, a small cupboard, a fan, and two comfortable chairs.

On the Msandile River Lodge’s property, you can find a pool, the main lounge area, a restaurant, and a bar. After the welcome snack, you will go on a late afternoon/night game drive. This is a unique way to view the nocturnal activity of the park. After the drive, enjoy dinner at the Msandile River Lodge restaurant while listening to the sounds of the great outdoors. Relax over a drink before retiring for the evening.

Day 2

Start the day with a pre-game drive breakfast at the Msandile River Lodge restaurant, followed by an early morning game drive with one of our experienced guides. Enjoy the sights of the national park before returning to the lodge for a well-needed brunch. Extend your stay at the camp or check out until 12:00 o’clock if it is your final day.


Accommodation in spacious step-in safari tents (based on two people sharing), all 3 meals, one evening/night game drive, and one morning game drive.

Park entry fees (25 US-$ per person per day), transfer to and from Mfuwe Airport (20 US-$ per person one way, minimum of 2 passengers required), extra lunch (10 US-$ per person, has to be requested in advance), drinks at the bar, visas*

*Visas: For most nationalities a Zambian and or Malawian visa can be arranged at the border for 50 USD (Zambia) and 75 USD (Malawi).

Please be advised that at the Zambian and Malawian border only cash USD are accepted. For some nationalities a visa cannot be obtained at the border, but needs to be arranged in advance.

For more information about the visa regulations, please contact your closest Zambian and or Malawian embassy. If required, We can also inform you on the current regulations.

Note: The above price is based on accommodation in standard step-in safari tents. It is possible to upgrade the safari to En-suite tents and

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