Chikoko Tree Camp is a secluded, thatched bush camp situated on the banks of the Luangwa River. Located deep in the heart of South Luangwa's northern region, this remote camp is one of Tafika's walking safari bush camps, and is not accessible by roads.

Embark on a morning or afternoon walk led by expert guides and armed National Parks scouts where you will follow winding animal footpaths.

The walking areas are free of vehicles and roads, ensuring a true wilderness experience. The area is home to not only a vast number of animals, but over 400 bird species as well. The best place to do some bird watching is on the banks of the Luangwa River.


  • Situated in the northern section of the South Luangwa
  • Fantastic family adventure camp
  • Raised chalets with lovely views
  • Small bush camp with personalised service
  • Chikoko area attracts a variety of wildlife

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Help yourself to a drink at the well-stocked bar and kick back in the lounge area to enjoy the view.

General Facilities

    Solar power


Meals at Chikoko Tree Camp offers are a relaxed and social affair, with all guests dining together.

The cuisine is influenced by local African culture, and can be enjoyed while looking out over the banks of the Luangwa River.

Standard Tent

Chikoko Tree Camp offers three en suite twin chalets which are elevated above the ground. Each chalet is simple yet comfortable, and the raised position means you can enjoy spectacular views of the acacia grove which lies in front of the camp. The wooden deck area is a great place to relax and see the wildlife that comes past.

Standard Tent AMENITIES

    Outdoor shower
    Mosquito net


  • Bird watching
  • Bush dining
  • Picnics
  • Specialist guides
  • Guided walking safaris
  • Guided walks
  • dates rates from board basis
  • 01 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017 $625 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 25 May 2018 - 31 Jul 2018 $650 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 Aug 2018 - 30 Sep 2018 $685 Fully Inclusive Plus
  • 01 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018 $650 Fully Inclusive Plus

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.

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Liesel van Zyl

Liesel van Zyl

Product Manager

"Set in a wildlife-rich area of the park with no other camps or vehicles lies this bush camp, perfect for an adventure and best when combined with its other camps - Crocodile & Tafika for a diverse experience. Our guide, Brian, was exceptional!"



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