Time Plus Tide Chongwe Camp

Lower Zambezi

TIme + Tide Chongwe Camp is set beneath a canopy of winterhorns at the confluence of the Zambezi and Chongwe Rivers.

The nine standard tents are light and airy, furnished with local textiles and sumptuous linen. Each has a large outdoor bathroom with hot and cold running water, shower and loo. The tents also have their own private veranda overlooking the river, making them an ideal place for relaxation and siestas in the afternoon. Albida Suite is a two- bedroom suite accommodating up to four people, making it ideal for families or friends travelling together. Cassia Suite is the perfect choice for honeymoons and romantic couples as it’s ultra-private and comes with its own private butler and outside bath tub.

There's a spacious dining area, and the communal areas feature plenty of seating with plush cushions. The sandy campfire next to the river is perfect for starry night skies. There is also a swimming pool.

Chongwe River Camp Information

Location & Getting There

Time + Tide Chongwe Camp is located at Chongwe River, Lower Zambezi National Park. It is a 1 hour flight from Lusaka followed by a 20 minute game drive to the camp.


Time + Tide Chongwe Camp comprises of 9 Classic Tents, 2 Albida Suites, 1 Cassia Suite and Tsika Island Camp. Each room is spacious with a shared lounge and private dining area. The en-suite deluxe rooms have an open air bathroom accompanied by a spectacular view of the rivers.


Guests can engage in game viewing in a vehicle or boat in Lower Zambezi National Parl or the Chiawa Partnership Park. Guests can also go canoeing, walking, fishing and visit local communities


Children are welcomed but no specific facilities are available.

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Why we recommend Time Plus Tide Chongwe Camp

“Located at the confluence of the Chongwe and Zambezi Rivers, Time + Tide Chongwe Camp offers some of the best views of the Lower Zambezi, looking out across the waterways and against a mountainous backdrop. A real highlight here is the wildlife encounters within camp itself, notably elephants who frequently wander through camp in search of fresh seed pods.”

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