Zambia, The Real Africa, is situated in the “Heart of Southern Africa”...
...and Mpika is the
“Heart of Muchinga Province”
Strategically located at the junction Great North Road and Kasama Road, Mpika can be reached easily, either by individual or public transport. A days drive (ca. 640Km) from Lusaka, Mpika is more than a stop-over to Kasama (ca. 230Km) and Nakonde / Tanzania (ca. 390Km). Many bus / coach services offer budget trips for adequate rates and the bus station is only a few hundred metres away. The TAZARA railway station is the biggest along the Zambian railway line and a trip with TAZARA gives you the opportunity for an adventurous “Travel in Time”. Bayama’s offers you a pick-up-service from and to both stations on request.
NORTH and SOUTH Luangwa National Park, Bangweulu Wetlands and Lavushi Manda NP are only few hours away. Bayama's Lodge is your basecamp for explorations in closer und farer surroundings.
Arrive at Mpika, Kasama Turn-Off, just look out for Continental Filling Station. The road at the right leads you straight to Bayama's Lodge, Pub & Grill
In case you follow your GPS, our coordinates are:
East 31,44633 South -11,84555
...and if you see this poster, than you know "You are welcome"!
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