Time + Tide King Lewanika, Liuwa Plain National Park, Zambia
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Liuwa Plain National Park, Zambia
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Largely untouched by crowds and paved roads, Liuwa Plain National Park boasts one of the oldest conservation histories in Africa; it was proclaimed a protected area by the lodge’s namesake, King Lewanika of the Lozi tribe in the early 1880s.
Built and operated by Norman Carr Safaris, King Lewanika Lodge was conceptualized in collaboration with our extended safari family, Silvio Rech and Lesley Carstens, and African Parks, the conservation non-profit that manages Liuwa Plain in partnership with the Zambian Department of National Parks and Wildlife and the Barotse Royal Establishment.
The camp retains its safari authenticity with canvas drops, indoor and outdoor showers, decks overlooking the vast Liuwa Plain and the use of thatch and grass in the main area. All furniture was curated as a nod to old world safari days, using leather, cotton, and canvas. The Villas offer total immersion in the vast landscape, allowing travelers to experience nature’s masterpieces in a simple, sustainable, and meaningful way.
With top-notch, experienced guides and intimate safari excursions, we bring unrivaled access and absolute exclusivity to the unspoiled region. Guests can tap into the magic of Liuwa Plain National Park, which is home to the second biggest wildebeest migration in Africa, a growing cheetah population and famed lion prides.
Liuwa Plain is an area rich with stories – one of our favourites is the legend of Mambeti and Lady Liuwa. Mambeti of the Lozi tribe, lived, died and was buried nearby to camp, legend has it she was reincarnated into Lady Liuwa, the lioness and matriarch of Liuwa’s lion pride. Local people believe that this explains why the lioness is receptive to people and spends so much time in the same woodlands area frequented by the elderly lady in her twilight years.
WHY CHOOSE TIME + TIDE KING LEWANIKA?
- Zambia’s most exclusive camp
- The only permanent camp in Liuwa Plain
- The plain is an amazing canvas for photography
Time + Tide King Lewanika Rates, Activities & Amenities
|2022||15 Oct – 15 Jul||–||US $ 1400|
|2023||15 Oct – 15 Jul||–||US $ 1540|
Rates are Per Person Per Night unless otherwise specified.
Time + Tide King Lewanika Rates include all meals, accommodation, transfers to/from local airport, local inter-camp road transfers, game-viewing activities, standard bar drinks and house wines, laundry and service charge
Rates exclude premium wine, champagne and top shelf spirits, entry visas, flights and spa treatments at Chinzombo
Children of all ages are welcome at King Lewanika Lodge.
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