Busanga Bush Camp, Kafue, Zambia

Busanga Bush Camp is an Adventures Camp

A true original at the heart of the Plains

Busanga Bush Camp lies in the heart of the Busanga Plains, a vast mosaic of expansive grassy seasonal floodplains that extend to the horizon. When the mist rises off the floodplains as they dry up in winter, incredible sunrises and sunsets are experienced here, while the floodplains and dambos teem with wildlife and birds.

Hidden on a tree-island of sycamore fig trees, the camp has four well-appointed en-suite tents each with a veranda to take in the sweeping views. The lounge and bar area is under canvas with an uninterrupted view out over the plains. A little further back is the dining area, shaded by the canopy of a majestic tree from which an unusual lantern chandelier hangs, romantically lighting up dinner; most meals are served in the open air.

Highlights

  • The Busanga Plains provide some of the best lion viewing in Africa
  • Hot air balloon rides over endless plains, with hippo and dashing lechwe to be seen far below
  • At certain times,  the rising mist over the floodplains creates spectacular photographic opportunities
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Some things to do at Busanga Bush Camp

  • First time to Africa
  • Travelled to Africa
  • Seasoned Traveller
  • Drive across the plains to catch sight of the famous lion prides of Busanga.

  • A hot air balloon ride as the sun rises – ending with a champagne breakfast!

  • Enjoy both day and night game drives in open vehicles to see a host of wildlife.

 

Activities and Facilities:

Game Drive (Day) Game Drive (Night) Hot Air Ballooning (Seasonal) Guided Walks (Seasonal and subject to availability) Birding Boating (Seasonal) Tented Camp Solar-Power No Wi-Fi

Authentic Zambian bush camp on the remote Busanga Plains

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Submitted by: Samuel Simunji-Simunji, Sep 13, 2017

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  • Busanga Bush Camp - August 2017
    Aug 7, 2017

    The sighting of a Ross’s turaco was a thrilling experience for Busanga Bush Camp guests as it is not commonly seen in southern Africa.

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  • Busanga Bush Camp - July 2017
    Jul 5, 2017

    Busanga Bush Camp guests saw a leopard making her kill, which was then stolen by a lion…

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  • Busanga Bush Camp - October 2016
    Oct 9, 2016

    This month at Busanga Bush Camp, a honey badger seems keen on chewing the game drive vehicle’s tyres…

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“ It was a very special place, even for those of us with a lot of safari experience. ”
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Reviewed by: Margotsmortgage, 05 September 2016