Crocodile River Camp is one of two small and exclusive bush camps in South Luangwa, which together form Chikoko Trails, the ther being Chikoko Tree Camp. These camps are only accessible on foot and offer a unique bush experience. They are ideal for clients who are keen to get away from the restrictions and inactivity of game drives. The experience of being on foot in these isolated and natural surroundings cannot be beaten. Guests are well looked after here and full support is provided with an experienced walking guide, armed National Park scout and chef as well as a general camp staff.
Crocodile River Camp has 3 chalets imaginatively constructed of thatch and natural materials -delightfully simple, perfectly comfortable. It rests beneath a grove of magnificent ebony trees, overlooking a dambo and the action of a day in the surrounding area. The main area is set bebeath a roof providing welcome shade during the day. A stay at Crocodile River Camp combines well with a stay at its sister camp, Chikoko Tree Camp and at the main Tafika Camp.
The walking safaris usually last a leisurely 3-4 hours. As well as the guide and scout, the group is accompanied by a tea bearer. The terrain is mostly flat but occasionally uneven. These walking safaris are not suitable for children under 12 years of age.
Crocodile River is a seasonal camp open from 25th May till 31st October.
A Remote Africa Safaris wildlife and wilderness experience in South Luangwa.
One of Remote Africa Safaris camps, this camp actively supports a nearby government school and helped build a clinic for the local community. They have a vegetable garden at Tafika, and also give funds to local conservation projects.