Southern Adventurer – 11 Nights

11 nights budget Southern Adventurer Malawi

11 nights mid range Southern Adventurer Malawi

11 nights In Style Southern Adventurer Malawi

Day 1-3: Blue Zebra Lodge (Safari tents), Nankoma Island


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Welcome to Malawi! Upon arrival at the Lilongwe International Airport, you will meet your Malawian Style guide. After greetings we will start driving to Senga Bay – Salima for your Boat transfer to Nankoma Island. Your accommodation will be at the Blue Zebra Lodge in Safari Tents (en-suites).

The Lodge offers 8 exclusive tented en-suite chalets each overlooking the lake with views of the azure waters. The chalets are set in an unspoiled environment and guests are surrounded by nature and luxury. Guest are free to chill at the infinity pool, kayak around the island or enjoy a game of volleyball as part of the board package. The lodge also offers free use of snorkeling equipment to view the unique colorful fish that inhabit every inch of the coastline.

Day 3-6: Hiking Mulanje, Mulanje Mountains


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After breakfast, we will start driving to Mulanje, Mulanje.

The hike is a slow but challenging 5-hour walk with several stunning waterfalls and rock pools along the way.
While hiking Mount Mulanje you will enjoy the beautiful surroundings and stunning views with time to swim in waterfalls and rock pools en route.

Day 6-8: Zomba Forest Lodge, Zomba Plateau


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Enjoy your last morning on Mulanje. After breakfast, we will depart from the mountain and head towards the beautiful Zomba Plateau. Estimated time of arrival in Zomba is for a late lunch, we will drive straight to the Zomba Forest Lodge, in a stunning location on Zomba Plateau.

This is an inviting, charming lodge with 4 rooms (2 twins and 2 doubles, all en-suite) boasting a colorful and lush garden to explore; a real treat to walk around and bird watch.

Zomba Forest Lodge is a fantastic location, just a few minutes away from the stables for Horse Riding about the Zomba Plateau.

Day 8-10: Mvuu Camp – camping, Liwonde National Park


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It is now time to drive to Liwonde National Park. You will spend the next two nights at Mvuu Camp situated right inside the National Park.

Mvuu Camp overlooks a broad stretch of the Shire River (pronounced Shiree), with a profusion of hippos, crocodiles and the amazing birdlife of the Liwonde National Park. An impressive thatched dining and lounge area is situated nearby, offering a magnificent vista of the Shire River. Dinners are sometimes held under the stars in a specially constructed boma. Activities at Mvuu Camp revolve around boating trips on the Shire River and game drives (morning and afternoon/evening). If you are curious to the hidden spots of Liwonde National Park, make a nature walk or a bike ride to discover the surroundings and get surprised by the unknown places of this park.

Day 10-12: Domwe Island, Lake Malawi


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After breakfast, it is now time to drive to your next piece of paradise on the Lake Malawi. Arriving at Cape Maclear you will drive straight to Kayak Africa reception before at 10:30 am, from there you will either Kayak out or boat ride to Domwe Island a 45 minutes trip.

Domwe Island is the largest unpopulated island in Lake Malawi, with a circumference of 11km and art its highest point, 400m above lake level. Domwe Island Adventure Camp is basic yet exclusive. It lies behind a small beach on the island’s west side. From solar lighting to dry compost toilets Domwe aims to be as eco-friendly as possible, so during your stay here you will be living authentically alongside nature.

h4>Day 12: Departure Lilongwe


All the good things must come to an end and today after breakfast you will be transferred on a Boat to Cape Maclear – mainland. You will meet your Malawian Style guide and will then start driving back to Lilongwe International Airport for your flight back home. End of Tour…

For full pricing and departure information please download the brochure.

Tour Details


Duration
11 nights

Country
Malawi

Tour Highlights


Mulanje Mountain
Nankoma Island
Zomba Plateau
Lake Malawi National Park
Liwonde National Park

Safari Price


Enquire Now

Included


✓ All accommodations and meals (where stated)

✓ All safari activities and park fees

✓ Guided road transfers

✓ Non-motorized water sports activities

Not Included


✗ Drinks and items of personal nature

✗ Motorised water sports

✗ Visas to Malawi

Please Note: Full board accommodation will include breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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Day 1-3: Blue Zebra Lodge, (Luxury Safari Tents) Nankoma Island


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Welcome to Malawi! Upon arrival at the Lilongwe International Airport, you will meet your Malawian Style guide. After greetings, we will start driving to Senga Bay – Salima for your Boat transfer to Nankoma Island. Your accommodation will be at the Blue Zebra Lodge in Luxury Safari Tents.

Day 3-6: Hiking Mulanje, Mulanje Mountains


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Early morning breakfast; prepare to have a boat transfer to Senga Bay, upon arrival in Senga Bay you will be met by your Malawian Style Guide and the journey to Mulanje beings.

The hike is a slow but challenging 5 hours walk with several stunning waterfalls and rock pools along the way.

Day 6-8: Zomba Forest Lodge, Zomba Plateau


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Enjoy your last morning at the Lujeri Lodge. After breakfast, we will depart from the Lujeri and head towards Zomba Plateau. Estimated time of arrival in Zomba is around lunchtime, we will drive straight to the Zomba Forest Lodge, in a stunning location on Zomba Plateau.

This is an inviting, charming lodge with 4 rooms (2 twins and 2 doubles, all en-suite) boasting a colorful and lush garden to explore; a real treat to walk around and bird watch.

Day 8-10: Mvuu Camp, Liwonde National Park


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From the Mountain, it is now time to drive to Mvuu Camp in Liwonde National Park.

Mvuu Camp overlooks a broad stretch of the Shire River (pronounced Shiree), with a profusion of hippos, crocodiles and the amazing birdlife of the Liwonde National Park. An impressive thatched dining and lounge area is situated nearby, offering a magnificent vista of the Shire River. Dinners are sometimes held under the stars in a specially constructed boma. Activities at Mvuu Camp revolve around boating trips on the Shire River and game drives (morning and afternoon/evening). Nature walks and bike rides are also incredibly popular.

Day 10-12: Mumbo Island, Cape Maclear


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After breakfast, get ready now to drive to Cape Maclear to the Kayak Africa reception offices. At 10:30am your the boat transfer will depart for the stunning Mumbo Island, which is approximately 45 minutes.

Mumbo Island is a deserted tropical island on the expansive waters of the Lake Malawi. With amazing underwater boulders, around 800 species of colorful cichlid fishes and placid, clear water, the National Park offers what many consider the best freshwater snorkeling and SCUBA diving in the world.

Day 12: Departure Lilongwe


All the good things must come to an end and today after breakfast you will be transferred on a Boat to Cape Maclear – mainland. You will meet your Malawian Style guide and will then start driving back to Lilongwe International Airport for your flight back home. End of Tour…

For full pricing and departure information please download the brochure.

Tour Details


Duration
11 nights

Country
Malawi

Tour Highlights


Lake Malawi
Nankoma Island
Mulanje
Zomba Plateau
Liwonde National Park

Safari Price


Enquire Now

Included


✓ All accommodations and meals (where stated)

✓ All safari activities and park fees

✓ Guided road transfers

✓ Non-motorized water sports activities

Not Included


✗ Drinks & items of a personal nature

✗ Motorised water sports

✗ Visas to Malawi

Please Note: Full board accommodation will include breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Download Brochure

Day 1-3: Blue Zebra Lodge – luxury safari tents – Nankoma Island – Salima


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Welcome to Malawi! Upon arrival you will be transferred to the lake by your Malawian Style guide.

The Lodge offers 8 exclusive tented en-suite chalets each overlooking the lake with views of crystal clear waters. The chalets are set in an unspoiled environment and guests are surrounded by nature and luxury. Guests are free to chill at the infinity pool, Kayak around the islands or enjoy a game of volleyball as part of the board package. The lodge also offers free use of snorkeling equipment to view the unique colourful fish that inhabit every inch of the coastline

Day 3-6:Hiking Mulanje, Mt. Mulanje


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After relaxing at Blue Zebra, it is time to hike Mt. Mulanje.

The hike is slow but challenging. A 5-hour walk with several stunning waterfalls and rock pools along the way. While hiking Mount Mulanje you will enjoy the beautiful surroundings and stunning views with time to swim in waterfalls and rock pools en route.

Day 6-8: Sunbird Kuchawe Hotel, Zomba Plateau


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Today you will leave the Mulanje district and head to the beautiful Zomba Plateau will begin. Your accommodation will be at the Sunbird Ku Chawe Hotel. Rising 1800 meter, Zomba is a beautiful location to go biking, horse riding or just relaxing and enjoying pleasant walks through the forest, beside streams or across open grassland. Due to the higher altitude, the plateau often feels pleasantly cool compared to other parts of the country. At Zomba Plateau, you will also have the chance to see many different birds.

Day 8-10: Mvuu Lodge, Liwonde National Park


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From the stunning Plateau to your next destination; the wonderful Mvuu lodge in the Liwonde National Park.

Your accommodation will be at luxury Mvuu Lodge, overlooking the Shire River. With a profusion of hippos (Mvuu means hippo), crocodile and amazing birdlife you can enjoy you time sitting watching the wildlife by the river, as well as joining in any of the many activities.
Activities offered include game viewing, river cruises, nature walks, bird watching, star gazing and more.
The camp is of top quality with very classy luxury safari tents overlooking the lagoon, the food is exceptional and the package includes sunset river cruises and early morning game drives.

Day 10-12: Mumbo Island, Cape Maclear – Lake Malawi


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After breakfast, it is now time to drive to your next piece of paradise on the Lake Malawi. Arriving at Cape Maclear you will drive straight to Kayak Africa reception before at 10:30 am, from there you will either Kayak out or boat ride to the stunning Mumbo Island a 45 minutes trip. Mumbo Island is a pristine and deserted tropical island floating on the expansive waters of the Lake Malawi National Park. With a maze of massive underwater boulders, innumerable species of colorful cichlid fish and calm, clear water, the National Park offers what many consider the best freshwater snorkeling and SCUBA diving in the world.

Day 12: Departure Lilongwe


All the good things must come to an end and today after breakfast at the Mumbo, your Malawian Style guide will drive you straight from the Cape Maclear to Lilongwe International Airport for your flight back home. End of Tour…

For full pricing and departure information please download the brochure.

Tour Details


Duration
11 nights

Country
Malawi

Tour Highlights


Nankoma Island
Zomba Plateau
Cape Maclear
Liwonde National Park
Mulanje

Safari Price


Enquire Now

Included


✓ All accommodations and meals (where stated)

✓ All safari activities and park fees

✓ Guided road transfers

✓ Non-motorized water sports activities

Not Included


✗ Drinks and items of personal nature

✗ Motorised water sports activities

✗ Visas to Malawi

Please Note: Full board accommodation will include breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Download Brochure