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Mid-Range

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

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. At Nankoma Island, your accommodation will be at the Blue Zebra Lodge in safari tents for the first two nights.

The lodge offers 8 exclusive tented en-suite chalets, each overlooking the lake with 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 full board package. The lodge also offers free use of snorkelling equipment to view the unique colourful fish that give the lodge its name and that inhabit every inch of the coastline.

Day 3-6: Mvuu Camp, Liwonde National Park

After breakfast, you will be transferred by boat to the mainland. You will meet your Malawian Style guide and then we will start driving to Liwonde National Park. Your accommodation at the Liwonde National Park will be at Mvuu Camp.

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 about the hidden spots of Liwonde National Park, go for a nature walk or a bike ride to discover the surroundings and get surprised by the unknown places of this park.

Day 6-8: Mumbo Island, Lake Malawi

Enjoy your last morning at Mvuu Camp. After breakfast, we will drive out of the Liwonde National Park and towards Cape Maclear, heading straight to Kayak Africa for your 10:30 AM boat transfer. From Kayak Africa you can either kayak out to the stunning Mumbo Island or take the boat for a 45 min trip.

Mumbo Island is a deserted tropical island on the expansive waters of Lake Malawi. With amazing underwater boulders, around 500 species of colourful Cichlid fish and placid, clear water, the national park offers what many consider the best freshwater snorkelling and scuba diving in the world.

Day 8: Departure Lilongwe

All 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.

If you would like to book or tailor this tour, or you simply want to know more, please email info@malawianstyle.com or fill the contact us form and one of our team will get back to you promptly.

Tour Details

Duration
7 nights

Country
Malawi

Tour Highlights

Nankoma Island
Lake Malawi National Park
Liwonde National Park

Safari Price

Please note: the price may change depending on several variables; the number of people travelling, vehicle allocated, time of year, room type etc.

High End

Day 1-3: Blue Zebra Lodge (Executive Chalet), Nankoma Island – Salima

Welcome to Malawi! Upon arrival at the Lilongwe International Airport, you will be welcomed by your Malawian Style guide. After greetings we will drive straight to Senga Bay – Salima for your 20-minute boat transfer to Nankoma Island. Here you will be accommodated at the Blue Zebra Lodge for the first two nights.

The lodge offers 8 exclusive tented en-suite chalets, each overlooking the lake and its crystal-clear waters. The chalets are nestled into the unspoiled island grooves 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 full board package. The lodge also offers free use of snorkelling equipment to view the unique colourful fish that give the lodge its name and inhabit every inch of the coastline.

Day 3-6: Mvuu Lodge, Liwonde National Park

After breakfast, you will be transferred back to the mainland. You will meet your Malawian Style guide and the journey to Liwonde National Park will begin. Upon arrival, you will be welcomed with astounding views to the wonderful Mvuu Lodge.

Mvuu Lodge overlooks the Shire River. With a profusion of hippos (Mvuu means hippo in the local language Chichewa), crocodile and amazing birdlife, you can pass your time gazing at the abundant wildlife that relies on the river as a life source, before you embark on your game-viewing activities.

Activities offered include morning and afternoon/evening game drives, river cruises, walking safaris, bird watching, star gazing and more.
The lodge is of top quality with very luxurious safari tents (some of which boast private plunge pools) overlooking the lagoon, the food is exceptional and the package includes all your meals and activities.

Day 6-8: Pumulani Lodge, Cape Maclear

Today it is time to head back to Lake Malawi. After breakfast, prepare to leave Mvuu Lodge. Your Malawian Style guide will pick you up and drive you to the beautiful Pumulani Lodge.

Pumulani is an exclusive beach lodge within Lake Malawi National Park. The lodge has ten individually-designed villas spread out along a lush hillside overlooking the lake. Each villa boasts a large bedroom, a spacious living area and a private deck with stunning views. Guests can relax on the sandy beach or at one of the two stylish infinity pools. For those seeking activity, there is waterskiing, sailing, diving, wakeboarding, kayaking, snorkelling, fishing and bird watching. At sunset they offer scenic cruises on their traditional hand-crafted wooden dhow. It’s the perfect way to experience the beauty of Lake Malawi, described by the explorer David Livingstone as The Lake of Stars.

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.

For full pricing and departure information or if you have any questions, please email us. 

Tour Details

Duration
8 nights

Country
Malawi

Tour Highlights

Cape Maclear
Liwonde National Park
Nankoma Island

Safari Price

Please note: the price may change depending on several variables; the number of people travelling, vehicle allocated, time of year, room type etc.