a typical day

at Nanzhila – Plains Camp

Wondering what a typical day looks like?

Scroll down to view a suggested itinerary of how you could spend your time at Nanzhila – Plains Camp.
Note that activities can be arranged around your interests and schedule.

early morning

5:30 am – 10: 30 am


The days begin as the sky starts to lighten and the morning chorus of birdsong awakens you

coffee overlooking the dambo

Enjoy a cup of Zambian coffee or tea on the deck overlooking the dambo (natural water pan)

bush walk

Accompanied by an armed scout, enjoy a 3 hr safari walk focused more on the bird life and smaller fauna and flora

morning / mid-day

10:30 – 3:00 pm


Enjoy a cooked or continental breakfast on the Nanzhila deck

mid-day siesta

Take a nap in the cool of your chalet over the heat of the day

birding around camp

Grab your binoculars and bird book and spend a time birdwatching around camp

afternoon / Evening

3:00 – 7:00 pm

afternoon snacks

Enjoy a cup of tea, a Zambian coffee or a G&T with scones on the deck.

game drive

Start with an afternoon game drive before enjoying sundowners which is followed by a night drive seeking out some of the nocturnal species.

drinks & dinner

Meet around the bar for drinks followed by a 3 course dinner

bookings & enquires

To enquire about accommodation at Nanzhila, please use the form below:

*Please note that there is no  campsite facility at Nanzhila.

Which Nanzhila camp are you enquiring about?*
Plains CampLake Camp

Is this the only region you will be visiting in Zambia?*

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