Toka Leya Camp is centrally located in the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park where buffalos, giraffes, zebras, wildebeest and white rhinos live.Hippos, crocodiles and elephants are often seen, as well as an incredible diversity of birdlife. Overlooking Zambesi River’s islands Toka Leya offers the perfect combination of relaxation and adventure. Morning explorations of the river, the surrounding Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park or nearby Victoria Falls can be followed by a tranquil afternoon at spa or practicing yoga on the panoramic gym’s deck. Toka Leya Camp, limiting its footprint on this pristine area, has twelve spacious en-suite safari-style tents (including three family tents) with expansive decks with spectacular views and glimpses of wildlife. Wooden walkways link the tents to the main dining, bar and lounge area are complemented by an infinity pool, a sundeck for sumptuous meals and a convivial fire pit for night-time gatherings.
Cuisine at Toka Leya is a celebration for senses. Food gets inspiration from Zambia's organic produce. For lunch nothing better than a basket along the river while at dinner time the slow wood fire cooked pizza is a must after sunset on the river.
A "fly-in" safari with transfers on board single-engine aircrafts from one park to another to admire from the "sky" this magnificent territory. A comprehensive tour that, starting from Victoria Falls, goes to the Moremi Reserve through the majestic O...
Game drives into Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park offer sightings of general game species namely elephant, buffalo, giraffe and white rhino. Rich birdlife, including sought-after species such as half-collared kingfisher and Schalow’s turaco may be spotted as well.
Cultural visits to one of the nearby villages are respectful and insightful ways of learning about and interacting with the people and culture in this part of Zambia. The visit includes seeing one of the schools, and a homestead. Guest donations have assisted with projects that focus on schooling and income-generating activities, ensuring that the community benefits from tourism in the area.
Exploring the area on foot is a remarkable way to enjoy the small wonders within close proximity to the camp including learn about medicinal properties of plants and trees, enjoy the nature at close range and meet birds and insects, as well as interpreting the signs of the wild including animal tracks. The activity is seasonal and subject to the availability of a qualified walking guide.
Che si tratti di una crociera rilassante al tramonto o una crociera d'avvistamento della fauna selvatica, le vedute mozzafiato e l'emozionante contatto con la natura saranno ancor più apprezzate dai sedili delle spazione barche in dotazione al Toka Leya. Ippopotami e coccodrilli si trovano in abbondanza lungo il percorso dello Zambesi e delle sue meravigliose vedute.
Tracking rhino at Wilderness Toka Leya is an exhilarating way of getting up close and personal with these endangered animals. Zambian Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) scouts monitor these rhino 24 hours a day and therefore the animals’ whereabouts are always known. Travel to the location by vehicle, and then track the rhino on foot, accompanied by the scout. * Please note that a nominal park fee is applicable.
An opportunity for guests to gain an understanding of the camp’s eco-friendly initiatives. Energy saving is explained, including how waste water is reused in the camp nursery which was established to rehabilitate the area. The camp’s worm farm not only assists in the degradation of organic waste, it is the perfect fertiliser for the indigenous trees in the nursery – which are then planted in areas where they once grew. Guests have the chance to participate in our rehabilitation efforts as well by planting their very own tree.
A World Heritage Site, Victoria Falls straddles the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia and is the most expansive curtain of water in the world. Behold the "Smoke that Thunders", Victoria Falls, is known to locals as "Mosi-oa-Tunya" for valid reasons. View its dramatic roaring waters and a mini rainforest that clings to the Falls’ edge, with a variety of mammals and birds. Plummeting some hundred metres into a basalt gorge, the spectacular spray, seen from kilometres away, is beguiling. * A guided tour on the Zambian side is included in your stay; while the view from the Zimbabwean side is at extra cost.
Wilderness Toka Leya is a tranquil safari base from which to easily access and explore the Victoria Falls and the adrenaline-filled adventure hub of Livingstone. The mighty Zambezi’s many experiences include thrilling activities such as white water rafting, bungee jumping, jet boating, and helicopter rides to name a few. * These activities are at extra cost.