South is a world-renowned wildlife haven. It supports large populations of Thornicroft’s Giraffe, herds of elephant and buffalo often several hundred strong, while the Luangwa River supports abundant crocodiles and hippopotamuses. It is one of the best-known national parks in Africa for walking safaris. Leopard are found here in greater numbers than any other park in Africa. Night drives are one of the big draw cards to this park, to see this elusive cat hunting at night. The area just inside the park gate at Mfuwe village is busy, for those who appreciate a more quiet and private experience, South Luangwa National Park is very large and it does not take long to get away from the congestion, the key is to stay in bush camps and to get away from the Mfuwe area. Having said that, some of the best game viewing is in this area, due to hunting and poaching, many animals have learnt that his is a safer area to live. Our experts will help explain how to consider these many aspects while choosing your safari experience.