Toka Leya Lodge, Zambia

Safari luxury at its best; sumptuous, air conditioned safari tents decorated in modern safari style with views over the Zambezi River. This is the place to really relax.

3 Night Package From

Valid: 01 Apr 2021 - 10 Jan 2022


 Modern safari style
 Situated in a wildlife area
 Located ON the Zambezi River

Toka Leya Lodge

This special includes:
  • Return flight ex Johannesburg
  • Airport taxes
  • Return airport transfers
  • Accommodation
  • All meals
  • Local beverages (alcoholic & non)
  • 2 scheduled camp activities per day
  • Laundry
This special excludes:
  • Premium brand drinks
  • Park fees
  • Personal items
  • Items not mentioned above
  • Travel insurance
Please Note:
  • The above package is quoted on a restrictive fare which requires full payment within 24 hours
  • Children under 6 years are not permitted at Toka Leya Camp
  • For families travelling with children between 6 and 12 years, private activities need to be booked and paid for
  • Children between 6 and 16 years must share with an adult/s in the same room
  • The minimum age for walking and rhino tracking activities is 13 years (subject to availability of a ZAWA scout and qualified walking guide)

Created in a luxury safari style, the Toka Leya Camp lies on the banks of the Zambezi River with sweeping views of being inside the National Park. This camps location allows you to experience the National Park as well as the Zambian side of the Victoria Falls.

Camp facilities at a glance:
  • Outside dining and bar facilities over looking the Zambezi river
  • Swimming pool
  • Fire deck and camp fire area
  • Pizza oven
  • Curio shop
  • Spa and gym facilities
  • Wifi in the main lounge areas
  • Sandy beach relaxation area by the Zambezi river
  • Game drives in the National Park
  • Guided tour of the Zambian side of the Victoria Falls
  • Visit the local village, curio shops and schools
  • Sunset river cruise on the Zambezi River
  • Guided nature walks (subject to availability)
  • Explore the Livingstone museum and town
  • Fishing
In-room comforts at a glance:
  • There are 12 canvas tents of which 9 consist of twin beds and 3 canvas tents are family friendly tents
  • En suite bathrooms including double vanity basins and an outdoor bath
  • Tea/coffee station
  • Mini bar fridge
  • Large private outdoor deck
  • Mosquito net, air conditioning, electronic safe, hairdryers and a luggage rack in each room

How to make a booking

  • Upon your confirmation that you would like to proceed with a booking your Maplanga consultant will send you a booking form to confirm your holiday.
  • We will require the full names of the people travelling as the names appear in the passport in order to book flights. You can either send us passport copies or send us the names by email.
  • Please note name changes cannot be made after the tickets have been issued.
  • Once a booking is made by you and the travel details confirmed to us we will send you an invoice with our full details indicated.
  • The advertised package is based on flights with restrictive rules. The airlines require payment for flights within 24 hours of making the booking and we will require a deposit to cover the payment. Once flights are paid they are non refundable. If you prefer more flexibility a higher class of flight must be used.
  • If a deposit is not received within the stipulated period the flights will cancel. We would then have to rebook the flights and this may result in the costed class being no longer available which would affect the cost of the package.
  • Final payment is required a month prior to travel or as the terms and conditions of the service provider/s dictate.
  • When full payment has been made we will send your e-tickets & travel vouchers to you. If you prefer they can collected from our offices in North Riding Estates.
  • Payments can be made by EFT, telegraphic transfer (overseas payments) or via a secure independant online VCS credit card link for Visa and MasterCard that can be sent to you.


  • Visitors travelling to Zambia are no longer required to be vaccinated for Yellow Fever if travelling from South Africa.
  • Victoria Falls is a malaria area contact your doctor or travel cinic for suitable medication prior to travel.
  • We recommend that all travellers take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance. Speak to your Maplanga consultant if you would like further information on the Oojah Travel insurance we offer.

 Passports and visas

  • You must have a current passport that is valid for 6 months after travel.
  • There must be at least two empty pages in your passport
  • South African passports require not visas to enter Zambia
  • Many nationalities including US, British, Australian and Canadian can purchase their visas on arrival or online. Please have cash for this. Passports requiring a pre bought visa include Greece, Colombia, India. A Univisa is available for travellers who wish to include Zimbabwe in their itineraries.

Money, currency and credit cards  

  • The currency in Zambia is the Kwatcha.
  • All major currencies are accepted for payment, note however you may get change in local currency.
    We recommend that you take along some small denominations of USD currency to pay for small incidentals like curios whilst in Livingstone as the local vendors do not have credit card facilities.
  • All credit cards except Diners are accepted at Sussi and Chuma. No Diners or Amex accepted at Chobe Chilwero


Zambia lies in a summer rainfall area. The weather is mild in the day and cool at night in winter (May, June July) and warm to hot for all other months with October traditionally being the hottest month of the year when temperatures rise to the late 30's (Celsius)


Casual comfortable clothing bearing in mind the time of year you are travelling. Shorts, T-shirts and light shorts for summer and light layers for winter that can be removed as the day gets hotter. Winter nights are cool and will require a fleece jacket, beanie and scarf.


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