Sungani and Kulandila Lodge

South Luangwa National Park has the deserved reputation as one of Africa’s best game viewing destinations. A diverse mix of habitats and oxbow lagoons attract a variety of wildlife species. Encounter vast herds of elephant, buffalo, hippo, zebra and an assortment of antelope. However, it is the predators of South Luangwa that produce the most excitement with lion and leopard in abundance and wild dog present in the area.

Sungani and Kulandila Camp are situated within this park and Kulandila Camp are running a pay 2 stay 3 specials, enjoy a 3-night stay for the price of 2 nights from June 1st through October 31st, 2023– the camp is located a short distance from Sungani Lodge situated on the banks of the Luangwa River and backed by a prolific lagoon.

Sungani is a very remote family run and operated venture, the lodge is the most Southerly Camp in the South Luangwa National Park and just a little upstream is its smaller sister camp- Kulandila. The lodge has been designed with privacy and relaxation in mind.

The main area of the lodge has a variety of living spaces and a pool where your time is uninterrupted and the space us yours to do as you, please.  The camp has seven luxury guest tents comprised of 4 king rooms and 3 doubles all with ensuite bathrooms which have their own slipper bath, fluffy towels, fresh soaps and salts. Guests can also enjoy the benefits of a daily laundry service.

There are only four stilted tents at Kulandila Camp, each beautifully designed in chic tones with teak furniture, plump, patterned cushions, rugs, and a giant canopy of netting above the bed. This style continues into the bathroom, which boasts dual basins, plenty of open storage space, and an outdoor tub where the river babbles nearby. Each tent opens onto a private veranda, but you could enjoy the view from the indoor daybed, kept cool by a ceiling fan.

Kulandila enjoys prime real estate in the South Luangwa National Park, famous for its walking safaris and density of wildlife. With the Luangwa River on your doorstep, boating safaris are a definite favourite, where you’ll pass the rafts of hippos and crocodiles, and thirsty elephant and big cats who stop for a drink. Year-round the camp offers day and night drives- keep your eyes peeled for leopard and packs of African painted dog, and your camera at the ready.

During March Sungani was visited by herds of elephant, giraffe, zebra and plains game. There have been great sightings of buffalo herbs around the airstrip. The birdlife and water creatures have dominated with plenty of activity from hippo, crocodile, elephant and birds all in proximity.

You can elevate your safari by making use of the top end camera equipment, Sungani are proud to feature a full line of the latest Canon RF mirrorless camera bodies and lenses.

A truly memorable trip of a lifetime.