Photographers paradise in a true immersive bush experience.
Situated within the South Luangwa National Park, Kiango sits in the midst of a thicket of ebony trees, the Luangwa Deep River home to regular meandering elephant herds. A picturesque lagoon leads in from forests and rivers into large open plains and productive grasslands filled with a myriad of wildlife from prides of lions to expansive herds of buffalo. Service is hands on, the three daily activities being optional depending on how you choose your day to be structured. Get up close and personal in this unfussy and incredibly welcoming camp.
At the lodge
The lounge and dining area sit under a light and airy thatched roof with open sides, a large wooden dining table adorned with romantic lamps during the night hours leading onto a deck with sun chairs and hammocks a plenty to allow you to soak in as much wildlife as possible. At its the heart, sits a trunk of an ancient leadwood tree turned into a beautiful little bar area ,the perfect place for story sharing and exchanging photography tips.
Don't be put off by the rather simple outside facade. Hidden inside each of the twelve bric and thatch chalets is a delightfully decorated and comfortable base for your wildlife exploration. Adorned with earthy tones,rich wood and African fabrics each has all the amenities you would need. A real attraction is your own outdoor bath and to one side a private deck, built overlooking the river which gives you ample opportunity to get in as much game viewing as possible.
This is the place to go if you are looking for the full package wildlife encounter. There will be a plethora of sightings big and small that will not leave you feeling like you have missed out on any prime time game viewing. Elephants, hippos and crocodiles make use of the river bank right outside your chalets, and lions and leopard sightings during the daily game drives, the location is also ideal for walking safaris.