Northern Explorer – 7 Nights

makuzi beach, chintheche

Flashpacking

Mid-Range

In Style

Day 1-3: Luwawa Forest Lodge, Viphya Plateau


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Welcome to Malawi! Upon arrival at the Lilongwe International Airport, you will be welcomed by your Malawi Style Guide. After greetings we will start driving to Viphya Plateau, your accommodation for the first two nights will be at Luwawa Forest Lodge.

The lodge contains most things that you would require for a relaxing stay, including a sauna. There is plenty of room in the dining area of the lodge and all the food is freshly prepared using fresh organic vegetables from a vegetable garden. The staff takes great pride in producing wholesome, homely and very tasty organic meals for everyone to enjoy. Breakfast, lunch and evening meals are served, but you can also order afternoon snacks if required.

Day 3-6: Chelinda Camp (basic rooms), Nyika National Park


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As soon as you are done with breakfast, we will depart from Luwawa Forest Lodge and drive you over to Chelinda, an alpine experience, unique on the African continent.

Located high on the Nyika Plateau within Nyika National Park, Chelinda Camp overlooks a crystal-clear dam with panoramic views of rolling hills, isolated ridges and open high-altitude with a rich experience of grasslands, leopards to orchids. Accommodation at Chelinda Camp consists of two options.

There are four chalets which have two bedrooms, a bathroom, lounge dining area with a fireplace and a small kitchen. There are also six en-suite rooms with twin beds, which share a dining, bar and lounge area complete with luxurious furnishings and an inviting fireplace for those cozy nights.

Warm clothing should also be carried as nights on the plateau get chilly.

Day 6-8: Makuzi Beach Lodge, Chintheche


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Today after breakfast, we will head to Makuzi Beach Lodge.

Makuzi beach lodge is situated on the lush northern shores of Lake Malawi. It is one of the Malawi’s only private white sand beaches which provides guest with a superb, secluded retreat and wonderful views across Africa’s third water fresh lake. All chalets are en-suite with a stunning lake views set in perfectly manicured garden. This relaxed lakeshore lodge is a perfect retreat with a well-deserved reputation or a warm hospitality and great facilities. Makuzi beach lodge is a perfect location for a romantic getaway or a family holiday.

Day 8: Departure Lilongwe


All the good things must come to an end and today after breakfast you will be transferred 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
7 nights

Country
Malawi

Tour Highlights


Viphya Plateau
Nyika National Park
Chintheche

Safari Price


Enquire Now

Included


✓ All accommodation and meals (where stated)

✓ All safari activities and park fees

✓ All guided road transfers

Not Included


✗ Drinks and items of personal nature

✗ Extra activities

✗ Motorised water sports

✗ Visas to Malawi

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

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Day 1-3: Luwawa Forest Lodge, Viphya Plateau


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Welcome to Malawi! Upon arrival at the Lilongwe International Airport, you will be welcomed by your Malawi Style Guide. After greetings we will start driving to Viphya Plateau, your accommodation for the first two nights will be at Luwawa Forest Lodge.

The lodge contains most things that you would require for a relaxing stay, including a sauna. There is plenty of room in the dining area of the lodge and all the food is freshly prepared using fresh organic vegetables from a vegetable garden. The staff takes great pride in producing wholesome, homely and very tasty organic meals for everyone to enjoy. Breakfast, lunch and evening meals are served but you can also order afternoon snacks if required.

Day 3-6: Chelinda Camp – Chalets, Nyika National Park


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As soon as you are done with breakfast, we will depart from Luwawa Forest Lodge and drive you over to Chelinda, an alpine experience, unique on the African continent.

Located high on the Nyika Plateau within Nyika National Park, Chelinda Camp overlooks a crystal-clear dam with panoramic views of rolling hills, isolated ridges and open high-altitude with a rich experience of grasslands, leopards to orchids. Accomodation at Chelinda Camp consists of two options.

There are four chalets which have two bedrooms, a bathroom, lounge dining area with a fireplace and a small kitchen. There are also six en-suite rooms with twin beds, which share a dining, bar and lounge area complete with luxurious furnishings and an inviting fireplace for those cozy nights.

Warm clothing should also be carried as nights on the plateau get chilly.

Day 6-8: Makuzi Beach Lodge, Chintheche


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Today after breakfast, we will head to Makuzi Beach Lodge.

Makuzi beach lodge is situated on the lush northern shores of Lake Malawi. It is one of the Malawi’s only private white sand beaches which provides guest with a superb, secluded retreat and wonderful views across Africa’s third water fresh lake. All chalets are en-suite with a stunning lake views set in perfectly manicured garden. This relaxed lakeshore lodge is a perfect retreat with a well-deserved reputation or a warm hospitality and great facilities. Makuzi beach lodge is a perfect location for a romantic getaway or a family holiday.

Day 8: Departure Lilongwe


All the good things must come to an end. Today we will depart from Makuzi Beach Lodge and your Malawian Style guide will take you straight to Lilongwe International Airport for your flight back home. We hope to see you soon!

End of Tour…

For full pricing and departure information please download the brochure.

Tour Details


Duration
7 nights

Country
Malawi

Tour Highlights


Lake Malawi
Nankoma Island
Liwonde National Park

Safari Price


Enquire Now

Included


✓ All accommodation

✓ All meals (where stated)

✓ All safari activities and park fees

✓ Guided road transfers

Not Included


✗ Drinks & items of a personal nature

✗ Extra activities

✗ Motorised water sports

✗ Visas to Malawi

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

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Day 1-3: Tongole Wilderness Lodge, Nkhotakota


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Welcome to Malawi! Upon arrival at the Lilongwe International Airport, you will be welcomed by your Malawian Style Guide. After greeting we will start driving to Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve, your accommodation for the first two nights will be at Tongole Wilderness Lodge.

The Lodge is the only high end lodge in the Nkhotakota Reserve and with breath – taking views over the beautiful Bua River; it provides a truly exceptional experience of this pristine region. The luxurious open plain suites offer the perfect retreat in which to relax after an exciting day of exploration and the dining experience is often rated as the best in the Country.

Day 3-5: Chelinda Lodge, Nyika National Park


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As soon as you are done with breakfast, you will have a flight from Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve to Nyika Plateau where you will be accommodated at Chelinda lodge for the next two nights of your tour.

Located high on the Nyika Plateau within Nyika National Park, Chelinda Lodge overlooks a crystal-clear dam with panoramic views of rolling hills and isolated ridges with a rich expanse of grasslands, dotted with wildlife from eland to antelope

There are four chalets which have two bedrooms, a bathroom, lounge, dining area with a fureplace and a small kitchen. There are also six en-suite rooms with twin beds, which share a dining, bar and lounge area complete with luxurious furnishings and an inviting fireplace for those cozy nights.

Warm clothing is also to be carried as nights on the plateau get chilly.

Day 5-8: Kaya Mawa, Likoma Island


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It is now time to fly to the ever green northern part of Malawi. You will spend your last five days at the dazzling Kaya Mawa.

Kaya Mawa Lodge is at the head of a crescent-shaped bay on Likoma Island, surrounded by mango trees and ancient baobabs. The main camp is located in a rocky outcrop, consisting of a bar, dining room and rock pool. Kaya Mawa has a number of stone, thatched cottages and 2 family beach villas, with a luxurious & romantic villa on its own private island. The lodge was entirely built by hand, in partnership with the local community.

Day 8: Departure Lilongwe


All the good things must come to an end and today after breakfast you will fly to Lilongwe International Airport for your flight back home.

For full pricing and departure information please download the brochure.

Tour Details


Duration
7 nights

Country
Malawi

Tour Highlights


Likoma Island
Nkotakota Wildlife Reserve
Nyika Plateau

Safari Price


Enquire Now

Included


✓ All accommodation and meals

✓ All safari activities and park fees

✓ Guided road transfers and internal flights

✓ Non-motorised water sports activities

Not Included


✗ Drinks and extra activities

✗ Motorised water sports

✗ Visas to Malawi

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

View wetu Brochure