Our Kala Bay cruise and walk is our most popular activity into Nsumbu National Park. This is because its great for animal sightings, namely elephants, hippos, warthogs, antelopes and various birds, as well as the gorgeous landscapes and calm reflective waters in the bay. This is always done late afternoon so that visitors can view […]
On our sunset cruise with a group of clients from Ndole Bay Lodge we came across the strangest sight in Nsumbu National Park. A rare albino Puku!
Snorkeling Basics Safety is the #1 rule of snorkeling. Never snorkel alone, don’t snorkel if you can’t swim and use common sense. The First Time Snorkeling The most important thing for a first time snorkeler is to get comfortable wearing the mask and breathing through the snorkel. Some people get anxious and have difficulty breathing […]
Did you know they are the only pigs able to live in areas without water for several months of the year? No? How about that the warthog has poor vision (though better than most other African wild pigs), but its senses of smell and hearing are good? Neither graceful nor beautiful, warthogs are nonetheless remarkable […]
The name Lake Tanganyika alone inspires visions of intrepid explorers and ancient trade routes through the heart of Africa. At 640 kilometers in length and over 1,400 metres at its deepest point; almost 1/6th of all the surface fresh water on earth is contained in this astounding lake. Lake Tanganyika is bounded by 4 countries: […]
Just when you think you’ve seen all the types of people to come to your door, well, we havent had the feathered kind yet. And no, he didn’t pay his bill… Hoot, as we affectionately named him, is a Spotted Eagle Owl. After accidentally headbutting a cement wall and landing in a swimming pool, he […]
Over the week and long weekend we were quite lucky to get some keen clients into camp. We had a honeymoon couple who enjoyed private meals and moonlit campfires, a young group of Zambians from Lusaka keen on relaxing and snorkelling and lastly a surprise family group of Indians keen on trying SCUBA diving for […]
If you haven’t been to the Lake its hard to describe its size and beauty. Every morning I wake up to the orange light of the rising sun and look out through my window at the calm serene waters, I know I am lucky. Described as an inland sea due to its vastness and depth, […]