Tafika

Tafika

Rooms
6 Chalets
Traveller's rating
Excellent (98%) From 165 reviews
Children
OK for ages 12+
Open
1 May to 15 Nov

Home to John and Carol Coppinger, the founders of Remote Africa Safaris, Tafika is a small and apparently fairly rustic camp standing on the banks of the Luangwa River, on the north side of the beautiful Nsefu Sector of South Luangwa National Park. Tafika and its two satellite bushcamps are the most northerly of South Luangwa’s operational safari camps, and so activities are mostly in areas of the park which sees very few other visitors indeed.

Our view of Tafika

Although Tafika’s reed-and-thatch rooms give it a deliberately rustic feel – don’t be deceived, this isn’t a basic bushcamp. It is one of the very best camps in Africa, with highly experienced guiding, excellent food and consistently high standards of quality throughout. It is also one of the longest-standing, and last-remaining owner-run camps in Zambia. John & Carol and their children have called Tafika ‘home’ for 19 years or so, and they remain dedicated to it. You won’t find a camp which retains such a genuinely 'bushy' feel, with fundamentals which are of a higher quality.

Rooms at Tafika

The Tafika Fund

Tafika: Traveller ratings

Excellent(98%) From 165 travellers
Excellent
154
Good
10
Average
0
Poor
1
Terrible
0

Video of Tafika

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Tafika: a first-class small camp run by the founders of Remote Africa.
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Admire Tafika's surroundings on a microlight flight

Latest reviews of trips including Tafika

Tafika review
25-Jul to 9-Aug 14
Excellent Excellent
Tafika camp
23-Jul to 7-Aug 14
Excellent Excellent
great guiding at Tafika
15-Jul to 27-Jul 14
Excellent Excellent
Tafika review
8-Jul to 21-Jul 14
Excellent Excellent
Everything was done to make our stay great
6-Jul to 15-Jul 14
Excellent Excellent
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