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Four remote self-catering campsites in Liuwa Plain National Park, Zambia

Liuwa Plain campsites

Liuwa Plain National Park offers four remote campsites (each with accommodation for 20 people in four tent sites) for self-sufficient campers with their own 4x4 vehicles. Here is a map of Liuwa Plain, with the four campsites.

Except for Sikale, each has flushing toilets, hot showers and camp attendants who assist with cleaning the ablutions and the sites. The ablutions have solar lights, but there are no charging points or plug points. Sikale is a wilderness campsite with no facilities.

Non-drinkable water is available at the campsites - bring your own drinking water. Wood is available for purchase at the park's main reception and in Kalabo town.

Credit card payment facilities are only available at the park reception.

International guests

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Children: 6-12 years old




75 minutes from Kalabo Gate. A shaded campsite in the southern part of the park. Buffalo herds are frequently sighted in the area, and the sausage tree area is good for other mammals, especially later in the year. The campsite can accommodate 20 people in four tent sites.


75-90 minutes from Kalabo Gate. A shaded campsite near the park's centre, with good access to the eastern woodlands, pans and plains. There are hyena dens nearby, and lions and cheetahs are often sighted. The campsite can accommodate 20 people in four tent sites.


3-4 hours from Kalabo Gate. Mukalabumbu is the most convenient campsite for exploring the north. Miyanda pools lies 4km southeast of the campsite. The campsite can accommodate 20 people in four tent sites.


4,5-5 hours from Kalabo Gate. Located in the far north, this wilderness site the most challenging to access. In the cooler months, the wildebeest herds congregate near this camp. The campsite can accommodate 20 people in four tent sites.

Everything you need to know about Liuwa Plain campsites

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Children permitted?




Yellow fever


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Medical facilities


Emergency medical evacuation



This is a self-drive campsite in Liuwa Plain National Park - game drives are in your own vehicle

These campsites are in Liuwa Plain National Park, Zambia. Click here for more information about Liuwa Plain and how to get there.

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