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Robin Pope Safaris walking safari
Robin Pope Safaris walking safari
Robin Pope Safaris walking safari
Robin Pope Safaris walking safari
Robin Pope Safaris walking safari
Robin Pope Safaris walking safari

Robin Pope Safaris walking safari


12°59’30.0"S 31°34’39.3"E

Reviews of Robin Pope walking

Wildlife sightings and reviews

21 independent comments and wildlife information from our travellers who have visited Robin Pope walking and kindly agreed to share their thoughts. They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa

Wildlife sightings by our travellers
Starting in Aug-2018, 4 of our travellers have recorded their wildlife sightings at Robin Pope walking.
Lion

100% success

Leopard

50% success

Wild dog

50% success

Buffalo

100% success

Eland

100% success

Elephant

100% success

Roan antelope

100% success

Spotted Hyena

100% success

Wildebeest

100% success

Zebra

100% success

Hippo

50% success

Giraffe

33% success

Aardvark

0% success

Pangolin

0% success

Sable antelope

0% success

Showing 11-20 of 21
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Mr S
CA, USA

"Just what I was looking for on mobile safari"

5 nights Arrived 8 Sep 2014
"The walking safari was just what I was looking for.

Great group of trekkers, and a super staff. Our camp manager was a very friendly, efficient young Zambian woman who got along famously with all of us. Excellent food, excellent service, great time in the bush. I'd like to find something for them to improve upon, but I can't - they've obviously been doing this a long time, and know how to make the mobile safari work.

Had a fantastic time." See all these reviews: 10n in Zambia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Mr&Mrs Z
Switzerland

"An unique experience discovering the bush"

5 nights Arrived 26 Jul 2014
"Being away from noise and civilisation is a real experience. Discovering nature and behavior of animals are a challenge on walking tours.

We had a very pleasant and competent guide, Jasen Alfonsi assisted by Geoffrey." See all these reviews: 13n in Zambia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
Mr&Mrs Z
Switzerland

"Jasen Alfonsi was phenomenal"

5 nights Arrived 26 Jul 2014
"Jasen knows his business and is a great guide" See all these reviews: 13n in Zambia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Ms A & Mr B
Kent

"Walking safari in South Luangua"

5 nights Arrived 11 Aug 2013
"We really, really enjoyed this experience and would like to do it all over again starting tomorrow!

Our guide, Bertram, was outstanding. The whole team of staff worked hard and well together to deliver a very high quality of service. The set-up, tents and positioning of the camps was perfect and the quality of the food was exceptional - more so because they produced an entirely wheat free menu including cakes baked in the earth oven!

On balance, we would have preferred to have walked a bit further each day and not to have been picked up in the jeep after sun-downers each evening (ie to have ended the evening walks in the camps).

The drive to the walking area on the first day was the least enjoyable bit of the whole experience but this should be read in context of us having had a wonderful overall experience: 4 hours in an enclosed vehicle with a choice of sweltering with windows closed (aircon not working) or attack from numerous tsetses coming in the windows.
" See all these reviews: 12n in Zambia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
Mr & Mrs F
Maidstone

"Robin Pope Safaris walking safari review"

5 nights Arrived 1 Aug 2013
"Excellent guiding and hospitality - food beyond belief!

Amazing ..." See all these reviews: 11n in Zambia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
Ms W
Berkley, CA

"Viewing the wildlife on foot."

5 nights Arrived 1 Oct 2011
"The entire experience as outstanding. The camps were run with an efficiency that is hard to imagine anywhere especially in the bush.

Our guide Jason was not only knowledgeable about the area he was genuinely interesting to talk with on any number of subjects. The tea bearer Jonathan was also a great addition to the experience. Clair the hostess and the entire staff of the mobile safari were great. The bread made in a pit oven was to die for.

Lots of diverse and wonderful views of a multitude of different wildlife." See all these reviews: 14n in Zambia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
Mr C
London

"Robin Pope Safaris walking safari mobile camp review"

5 nights Arrived 9 Jul 2011
"This was a great experience and the guide, Jason Alfonsi, was truly excellent. Incredibly knowledgeable about all flora and fauna but also very interesting on the wider and more philosophical aspects of reserve and park management.

The sites for camping were well chosen and the facilities adequate. The food, prepared in a "hole in the ground" camp oven was excellent throughout. The staff were all friendly and helpful and good company.

One minor criticism of the tents. Lighting them by a single candle is inadequate. Battery operated lanterns are not expensive and would have made so much difference" See all these reviews: 10n in Zambia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Good
Service:
Good
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Average
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Average
Mr & Mrs L
France

"Outstanding experience in the wild"

5 nights Arrived 18 Sep 2010
"Great organisation, very professional but without letting it shown.

Great staff doing amazing things in the middle of nowhere !!!! ( excellent food, beautiful laundry and ever smilling face )

Guides were able to see everything and from a distance. They do know their job.

We appreciate also to be able to refresh in the river after a long morning walk." See all these reviews: 11n in Zambia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
Mr & Mrs M
Northumber

"Robin Pope Safaris walking safari mobile camp review"

4 nights Arrived 11 Jul 2009
"Very interesting getting a varied and detailed picture of the whole ecosystem from Robin. A bit disappointed not to see more large wildlife. DSM had severe gastro-enteritis so missed last full day walking. Michelle and her very impressive team looked after us well for food and accommodation.

We appreciated very much the arrangements Robin made to see doctor at Flatdogs Camp. Dr. recommended the next night be spent in Nkwali which Robin organised and we were very well looked after." See all these reviews: 14n in Zambia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Good
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Good
Rooms:
Good
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Good
G & G
Glasgow

"Robin Pope Safaris walking safari mobile camp review"

4 nights Arrived 4 Sep 2008
"Second time for us on the RPS walking safari and it remains a fabulous experience in a remote area of the Park. Tsetse flies were bad however and we got bitten a lot." See all these reviews: 12n in Zambia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
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