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Busanga Bushcamp
Busanga Bushcamp
Busanga Bushcamp
Busanga Bushcamp
Busanga Bushcamp
Busanga Bushcamp
Busanga Bushcamp
Busanga Bushcamp

Busanga Bushcamp: Information from the owner

General information

Safari Lodge
No. of rooms

About this information

All the information on this page is supplied to us directly from the lodge owner and reflects their view, not ours.

For Expert Africa's view, see our own full report on Busanga Bushcamp, which contains our own observations and views.

Last updated by Owner
2 Oct 2023
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Facilities at Busanga Bushcamp

Property facilities
Bar, Battery Charging Facilities, Pool
Room facilities
En-Suite, Internet Access (Complimentary), Laundry Service (Complimentary), Mosquito Nets, Safe, Verandah
Activities on site
Bird Watching, Boating, Game Drives, Massages, Night Drives, Walks (Guided)

Room types at Busanga Bushcamp

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Standard Twin/Double Tents

Wilderness Busanga Bush Camp is an intimate haven with just four tents, and a main area looking out over the abundance of an enormous floodplain. The room interiors are spacious and comfortable, with private viewing decks for soaking in the sights and sounds of this pristine wilderness.

Activities at Busanga Bushcamp

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Wilderness Busanga Bush Camp – Birding

Delight in birding as rosy-throated longclaws, and grey crowned cranes are usually commonplace sightings on drives.

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Wilderness Busanga Bush Camp – Boating *

Float through the channels at the beginning of the season when the floodplains are still filled with water.
Specially-adapted motorboats can be used in very low water levels allowing for excellent birding opportunities and viewing of hippo, lechwe and puku.

* Water levels permitting and mostly at the beginning of the season.

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Wilderness Busanga Bush Camp – Dining Under The Stars

The "dining room" is shaded by the canopy of a majestic tree from which an unusual lantern chandelier hangs, romantically illuminating dinner. Evenings often wind up fireside, under the stars, ending a day of adventure and matchless hospitality.

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Wilderness Busanga Bush Camp – Game Drives

Interpretive game drives in open 4x4 vehicles allow guests to view large numbers of plains game such as puku, red lechwe, buffalo, and wildebeest – even the rare roan antelope. The famed lions of Kafue that patrol this wilderness, cheetah, and wild dog may be seen as well.

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Wilderness Busanga Bush Camp – Guided Nature Walks *

* Seasonal Activity

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Wilderness Busanga Bush Camp – Night Drives

Led by a highly trained and knowledgeable guide, take in the clear night skies – and the night creatures – on a night drive. Glimpse into Busanga Plains’ unique, nocturnal world – a diverse range of species may be seen including genet, civet, owls, and occasionally the beguiling leopard.

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