Location: Zambia
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Chongwe River Camp ticks all the right boxes! Cast a line for tiger fish or relax by the river with a cocktail. This luxurious tented camp on the Zambezi River is the perfect place that's filled with ambience and serenity but also adventure. Here you can enjoy boat cruises and 4x4 safaris.
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Chongwe River Camp from the river

Chongwe River Camp

Hippos love the Zambezi River

About Chongwe River Camp

One of Africa’s most scenic wilderness areas, Zambia’s Lower Zambezi is home to the Big Five, a wide variety of wild African animals and gorgeous views. Chongwe River Camp is located in the middle of the prime habitat zone at the confluence of the Chongwe and Zambezi River, set against a mountain backdrop. It’s here that you can participate in land- and water-based activities.

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Views from the suite onto the river

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Boma, Chongwe River Camp

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Game viewing on the river, Chongwe River Camp

Chongwe River Camp Accommodation

Guests at Chongwe River Camp in Zambia can choose from nine Classic Tents and two Tented Suites. The suites are especially perfect for honeymooners or couples. And the Cassia Suite has a private plunge pool and fire pit with the Zambezi only meters away. Each suite also has a canopied lounge and private dining area. The Albida Suite is just as lovely with similar features and is perfect for a family of four.

Note: This camp is only open from 1 April to 15 November

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Tent, Chongwe River Camp

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Views onto the river at Chongwe River Camp

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Bathroom, Chongwe River Camp

Chongwe River Camp Activities

  • Paddling, fishing, birding and boat safaris
  • Relax by the Zambezi River
  • Walking safaris with specialist guides, some of the best in Zambia
  • Day and night drives
  • Enjoy sundowners and bush dinners in the Lower Zambezi area
  • Set off on a sunset cruise on the river

chongwe river campGreatest Africa was founded in the Greater Cape Area of South Africa, and offers safaris in Southern and East Africa. We are travel specialists who create itineraries for discerning travellers with an eye for detail and value.

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