South Luangwa is well known as one of the prime wildlife regions on the African continent and your safari & spa experience is right at the centre of it all.
Packages offered are without accommodation, giving you the freedom to explore the various options available, ensuring an African Wellness Safari unlike any other. All packages start and finish within the main gate area of South Luangwa, so flexibility is still offered.
Indeed, an environmentally sensitive, fully private safari, combined with cultural self-drive experiences and some extensive pampering at the award winning Bush-Spa! Your senses are treated to a fusion of wilderness and simplicity as the ultimate form of luxury.
All our packages include a rental vehicle throughout your stay plus your fully private guided safaris in magnificent South Luangwa.
Early mornings and late afternoons are the best times to go out, but you are free to choose your own timing as long as you follow guidelines of the National Park and directions of your private guide. Our private guided safaris leave between 06.00-20.00 hours and whether you are just the two of you wishing a very personalized and tailor made safari, or are with a group of friends and family; your Personal Touch Private Safari arrangement will suit your needs and absolutely no strangers will join you!
And what to think of not one, but two pampering sessions at the Bush-Spa?!
A relaxing holistic treatment is the ideal way to break up an exciting safari! Game viewing can even continue at the unique Bush-Spa in South Luangwa National Park.
A range of body, skin and facial treatments are available – best enjoyed in the quiet hours between game drives, as you may not want to miss out on safari activities.
All packages guarantee the fully private guided experience of South Luangwa just for your group, plus a custom made itinerary combining 2 days of Spa sessions with your professional game viewing and cultural immersion into local village by self-drive explorations.
This three day Safari & Spa Experience is based on a two night, three day stay in South Luangwa. But not to worry we can extend the package as well, as this would be the bare minimum for you to enjoy everything South Luangwa has to offer.
The expert therapists at the Bush-Spa, combined with being in the most natural of environments, promise a wellness experience that will utterly relax the body, quiet the mind and rejuvenate the spirit. Included are two days of pampering sessions which will enhance your safari experience and quest for relaxation and rejuvenation.
And last, but not least, included are all private safaris with your professional private guide, setting off at a time convenient to you and your party between 06.00-20.00 hours. Whether you are just the two of you wishing a very personalized and tailor made safari, or you are with a group of friends and family your professional guide is there just for you. Once again, no strangers on your vehicle, this is your private safari!
So, don't be rushed, have respect for the environment and enjoy!
• Spectacular panoramas across wilderness, where all animals roam free
• Ultimate relaxation at the award winning Bush-Spa
• Self-drive possibilities around the park exploring the Kunda culture
• Possibility to visit other points of interests around South Luangwa
• Flexible hours for your private safaris and wellness arrangements
• Professional and fully private guide for excellent wildlife viewing inside the National Park
Your 3 day Safari & Spa Experience starts at Mfuwe airport, where you will be met by your private guide.
You will be with him throughout your stay for all safari experiences and he can assist and advise you on your self-drive cultural adventures, ensuring a custom made itinerary just for you.
Your expert and private safari guide will share his knowledge during game drives and possible village visits should you wish him to join you whilst self-driving.
Depending on your arrival time, you may wish to take a small drive yourself, exploring the local village and the game management area.
Game viewing activity: Guided afternoon drive depending on your arrival time.
* Personal Touch is more than willing to assist with any and all travel arrangements to and from Mfuwe, be it via Lusaka or Lilongwe in Malawi.
The day may start early with a wakeup call and possible tea or coffee before setting off to meet your private guide for a game drive.
There will be something new around every corner. Amazing wildlife encounters will enthral you until it is time to head back to your camp or arranged accommodation.
After leisure brunch at your own time, it is time to start the first session of your wellness experience. A 120 minutes Aqua therapy session is scheduled which includes not only a heavenly soak overlooking the hippo pond, but incorporates a body glow and touching massage treatment as well.
Your transfers to and from the Spa inside South Luangwa are all privately arranged and you will be back in time for your guided afternoon safari or guided cultural experience. The choice is yours.
The late afternoon safari heads out for more wildlife action. Somewhere on route there may be a stop for sundowners so you can stretch your legs and watch the African sunset. The safari continues after dark and there is the chance of seeing nocturnal creatures.
Game viewing & Wellness activity:
Guided morning and afternoon drives plus 120min Spa Aqua therapy session.
This is the last day of your private Safari & Spa Experience in South Luangwa National Park. Unless you have some more time....
After a light early morning breakfast, it is time to head out for another exciting safari or possible make the most of your cultural experience.
Your guide will stop at the Bush-Spa afterwards for you to enjoy a 90 minutes pampering Spa combination session. Choose either for a Rejuvenating Facial in combination with a Zambian Foot Reflexology or any other Wellness combination of choice.
After your Spa session, you will head back to your accommodation for a light lunch before meeting at a central place to hand back your vehicle and your transfer to Mfuwe Airport about 90 minutes before departure time.
Game viewing & Wellness activity:
Guided morning game drive or cultural visit & 90 minutes of Spa Treatments.
Fine Print & Prices for Safari & Spa Experience
• Round trip; short road transfer from Mfuwe Airport to Mfuwe village
• Private vehicle for self-drives to experience the local culture and other points of interest
• Private Guided morning and afternoon/evening drives scheduled per your wishes (total of 4 x 3-4 hour drives during your 2 night, 3 day stay)
• All park entrance fees for all above mentioned safaris
• Guaranteed availability for your 2 days Spa arrangements, 120min Aqua therapy package & 90min Combination Package
• All taxes and community levies
• All food and drinks during game drives or cultural visits
(Guests are welcome to bring own drinks as a cooler box with water will be provided)
• Any items of personal nature, which include internet, souvenirs and other purchases etc
• home care products, extension of spa treatments
• Gratuity as you may see fit to your guide and to Spa therapists
• Terms & Conditions apply
Safari & Spa Experience
total price for a 2 night,
3 day safari & wellness stay;
a fully private Safari & Spa Experience
for 2 people price per person, USD 540.00
for 3 people price per person, USD 450.00
for 4 people price per person, USD 400.00
Are you with more than 4 people, prices will drop some more and a further detailed itinerary will be made available. Just fill in the form below
Have a bit more time?!
Excellent! Do enquire with us for a longer stay price scheme or a tailor made itinerary which may also include a full immersion into rural Zambian life. We offer both day and overnight Kawaza visits to experience traditional Kunda life.
Kindly contact us for more details. Zambian residents and citizens should also get in touch!