Shumba Camp

Kafue National Park

A luxury tented camp in bush-chic style set in the heart of the Busanga Plains, the most prolific wildlife area of the park.


On a tree island overlooking the Busanga Plains in the Kafue National Park.


6 tents raised on wooden decks, each with private veranda and en-suite bathroom. Facilities include a swimming pool.


Day and night game drives in 4×4 open vehicles. Walking and boat safaris when water levels permit. Hot-air balloon scenic flights on request.


Buffalo, zebra, wildebeest, oribi, puku, red lechwe and rare roan antelope dominate the Busanga Plains. Several lion prides live in the area, that is known as one of the best in Africa to see these big cats. Predators include also cheetah and African wild dog. Over 500 bird species have been identified in the park.


The minimalistic luxury of the camp makes it understated and chic at the same time. The location in the heart of the Busanga Plains and of the territory of several lion prides, often seen in and around camp. The endless floodplains teeming with wildlife of Kafue National Park. Unique activities such as hot-air balloon safaris offer the chance to see animals from a different perspective.