Kakuli Camp

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The Kakuli Camp is set high above the Luangwa River in Zambia's beautiful South Luangwa region. Featuring only five Luxury Tents, guests are ensured of privacy and a most exclusive wildlife viewing experience. The suites at the Time + Tide Kakuli Camp provide absolute comfort in the heart of the African bushveld. The suites have been well appointed to ensure an unforgettable experience.

The spacious two bedrooms, two bathroom family suite is suitable for friends and families travelling together who wish to share their safari experience. This region in Zambia, Southern Africa, is famous for some of the best wildlife viewing options in Zambia. Resident pride of leopards and lion await to be admired in the wild during thrilling safari drives. The Kakuli Safari Camp is one of the best camps in the South Luangwa for viewing the beautiful and iconic carmine bee-eaters.


  • Amazing views of the Luangwa River
  • Prolific leopard sightings
  • Carmine bee-eater colony nearby.

Quick facts

  • Open 20 Jan to 5 April + 20 May to 7 November
  • 4 Tented Suites + 1 Family Suite (2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms)
  • Solar power / no wifi
  • 2-hour safari drive transfer from Mfuwe Airport
  • The minimum age for kids is 8 years.

During the dry season, this safari camp in Zambia is ideal for exploring on foot and by vehicle. During the camp's Secret Season which runs from 20 January to 5 April ( subject to change), Kakuli welcomes guests to experience the magic of the South Luangwa in its lush glory.

  • Day and night safari drives
  • Walking safaris
  • Boating safaris (seasonal)
  • Sleepout Under the Stars.

South Luangwa Flights

  • Lusaka to Mfuwe (1 hr )
  • Royal Airstrip to Mfuwe (1.5 hrs, via Lusaka )
  • Lilongwe to Mfuwe (1 hr )
  • Livingstone to Mfuwe (2 hrs, via Lusaka)
  • Kalabo Airstrip to Mfuwe (3.5 hrs, via Lusaka )
  • Johannesburg to Mfuwe (3 hrs, private charter).

Distance between The Time + Tide Camps

  • Chinzombo to each seasonal camp ( 20 km)
  • Luwi to Nsolo (8 km)
  • Kakuli to Nsolo (12 km)
  • Nsolo to Mchenja (14 km )
  • Mchenja Mchenja to Kakuli ( 8 km),


  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Viewing Deck

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FAQs about Kakuli Camp
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Kakuli Camp are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where about is Kakuli Camp located?
Kakuli Camp is located at the following location / address: Luangwa River.