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Sanctuary Puku Ridge Camp

Luxury Safari Camp, 7 tented rooms
Country: 
Zambia
Operator: 
Sanctuary Retreats
Introduction: 

Nestled on a hillside in a remote game rich area of the South Luangwa National Park is Puku Ridge Camp, named after the Puku antelope that inhabits this area. This traditional tented camp has a very intimate atmosphere and combines an authentic safari experience under canvas with panoramic views over the abundant floodplain below. Each of the seven oversized tents has picture windows out onto the floodplain, a private decked balcony and a secluded outdoor shower in addition to the en-suite bathroom.

Puku Ridge Camp is situated in the remote wildlife rich area of the South Luangwa National Park. It is named after the elusive Puku antelope that inhabits the Kakumbi Dambo floodplain, which the camp overlooks. Puku Ridge Camp is built on a hillside, providing stunning vistas of the floodplain and the wildlife that frequents it.

Accommodation and Facilities: 

Puku Ridge Camp is small and intimate and has been constructed to blend into the local surroundings. The camp offers seven luxury oversized tents with a wrap around view of the floodplains. Each of the comfortably furnished tents boasts en-suite facilities which provide the option of taking a shower with the sun on your shoulders. All tents feature mosquito nets, private deck, ceiling fan and hairdryer.

Activities: 

Wildlife to be seen includes elephant, hippo, lion, wild dog, buffalo and a wide variety of antelope in addition to endemic species such as the Thornicroft’s giraffe. This is an excellent area for spotting leopards. Offering full range of game drives and night drives in the South Luangwa National Park using open 4X4 vehicles driven by a knowledgeable guide. On night game drives, guests are to return to camp by 8pm. The emphasis in this area is the wonderful opportunities for walking safaris. Guided walks by a professional Sanctuary guide and an armed national parks scout.

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