Wet and Wild South Luangwa, Lower Zambezi & Lake Malawi – 11 Nights

kayaking the lower zambezi

Flashpacking

Mid-Range

In Style

Luxury

Day 1-4: Kiambi, Lower Zambezi


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Welcome to Zambia! A Malawian Style representative will meet you at Lusaka Airport and transfer you to your first destination of this tour, the Lower Zambezi.

Kiambi Lodge developed their eco-system camp in a strategically chosen area to blend into the environment to feel fully immersed in the surrounding scenery and nature. Situated near the confluence of the Kafue and Zambezi Rivers, Kiambi is a fantastic spot for Tiger Fishing and canoeing alternatively you can partake in game river cruises. They offer luxury air conditioned chalets, luxury thatched tented chalets, self catering accommodation as well as lush shady camping sites for those wishing to be enveloped by nature.

Day 4–7: Croc Valley Camp, South Luangwa


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After breakfast, it is time to head South Luangwa National Park`s Croc Valley Camp. Croc Valley Camp is set on the banks of the picturesque South Luangwa River. You will be transferred back to Lusaka Airport where you will board a flight to Mfuwe Airport – which is in very close proximity to South Luangwa.

Your accommodation for the next 3 nights is Croc Valley Camp. Set in the reverine forest the camp in deliberately inconspicuous so as to retain the natural beauty of the surroundings and encourage wildlife to roam freely. An abundance of wildlife such as elephants, monkeys, hippos and a wide variety of antelope often pass through the camp and can be seen most days from the safety of our shaded rondavels, the bar, restaurant, chalets and tents.

Day 7–10: The Funky Cichlid, Cape Maclear


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After breakfast it is time to head to Lake Malawi. You will spend the next three nights on the shores of Lake Malawi, your accommodation will be at The Funky Cichlid. You will fly from Mfuwe to Lilongwe where a Malawian Style guide will meet you and trasfer you by road to Cape Maclear.

The Funky Cichlid Lodge is situated at the Cape Maclear, 500 meters from the Lake Malawi National Park. The lodge has 13 rooms and dorms with fans and mosquito nets in all its rooms. It is an ideal place to rest once you are tired with leisure activities.

The view of Lake Malawi generally holds stunning views and amazing birdlife.

Day 10-12: Domwe Island, Lake Malawi


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After breakfast at The Funky Cichlid, you will have a boat transfer to Domwe Island where you will be accommodated for the next three nights.

Domwe Island is the largest unpopulated island in Lake Malawi, with a circumference of 11km and a 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.

Day 12: Departure for Lilongwe Airport


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

Tour Details


Duration
12 days

Countries
Malawi & Zambia

Tour Highlights


South Luangwa
Lower Zambezi
Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi

Safari Prices


OFF PEAK

US$3,550

PAX 1-2

PEAK

US$3.650

PAX 1-2

OFF PEAK

US$3,000

PAX 3-4

PEAK

US$3,100

PAX 3-4

OFF PEAK

US$2,850

PAX > 5

PEAK

US$2,950

PAX > 5

Enquire Now

  • 50% discount children under 12
  • 25% increase for single supplement

Included


✓ All meals

✓ All accommodation

✓ All safari activities and park fees

✓ Guided road transfers

✓ Non-motorised water sports activities

Not Included


✗ Drinks and personal items

✗ Motorised water sports

✗ Zambian and Malawi Visas

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

View Wetu Brochure

Departure dates


Dates 2017
18th April
18th May
6th July
7th September

Day 1-4: Kanyemba, Lower Zambezi


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Welcome to Zambia! A Malawian Style representative will meet you at Lusaka Airport and transfer you to your first destination of this tour, the Lower Zambezi.

Kanyemba is carved out of the African bush, Kanyemba is a wonderful family getaway in the Lower Zambezi, only two and a half hours from the Captial City of Lusaka.
Kanyemba’s great atmosphere and vibe, the staff, the surrounding nature, expert guiding, and breathtaking scenery, along with our renowned cuisine will make your experience of Zambia’s hospitality one to remember!

Day 4–7: Wildlife Camp, South Luangwa


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After breakfast, it is time to head South Luangwa National Park`s Wildlife Camp. You will be driven to Lusaka Airport and fly to Mfuwe where you will be met by a Malawian Style representative and transferred to Wildlife Camp.

Wildlife Camp is a safari camp on the banks of the Luangwa National park Zambia. The guests are provided with an affordable front – row seat to one of the greatest wildlife sanctuaries in Africa. At the camp there is rustic en – suite chalets, a secluded en – suite tented camp, a bush camp for overnight walking safari and a stunning campsite, all situated on the banks of the Luangwa.

Day 7–9: Annie’s Lodge, Cape Maclear


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After these few days tracking the incredible Zambia Wildlife, it is time to head to Malawi. You will be transferred to Mfuwe Airport for your flight to Malawi. Malawian Style will meet you at the airport and transfer you by road to lake Malawi.

Situated in Cape Maclear, Annie’s Lodge is based in a stunning location, with spectacular views of the lake. All your meals will be next door at the Malawian Style owned, cheap and cheerful Funky Cichlid, where the food is AMAZING!! We will help plan any water sports and activities to make sure you have the perfect stay in Cape Maclear.

Day 9-12: Mumbo Island, Lake Malawi


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After breakfast, you will have a boat transfer to Mumbo Island. Mumbo Island is a deserted tropical island on the expansive waters of the Lake Malawi. With amazing underwater boulders, around 800 species of colourful cichlid fishes and placid, clear water, the National Park offers what many consider the best freshwater snorkelling and SCUBA diving in the world.

Tours of Mumbo Island are intended to be unhurried, unrushed and tailored to your individual preferences, so you can get to know Mumbo Island personally. You could either spend your day snorkelling, enjoying the beach, or exploring this Robinson Island! By the end of the day, you could reach this cliff, known to be the best Sunset point of view, with packed chilled drinks. And after a delicious dinner, why not sleep in a hammock, under the blanket of brilliant stars… Mumbo Island is simply an unforgettable experience, all in all, a small taste of heaven on earth…

Day 12: Departure for Lilongwe Airport


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

Tour Details


Duration
12 days

Countries
Malawi & Zambia

Tour Highlights


South Luangwa
Lower Zambezi
Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi

Safari Prices


OFF PEAK

US$3,550

PAX 1-2

PEAK

US$3.650

PAX 1-2

OFF PEAK

US$3,000

PAX 3-4

PEAK

US$3,100

PAX 3-4

OFF PEAK

US$2,850

PAX > 5

PEAK

US$2,950

PAX > 5

Enquire Now

  • 50% discount children under 12
  • 25% increase for single supplement

Included


✓ All meals

✓ All accommodation

✓ All safari activities and park fees

✓ Guided road transfers

✓ Non-motorised water sports activities

Not Included


✗ Drinks and personal items

✗ Motorised water sports

✗ Zambian and Malawi Visas

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

View Wetu Brochure

Departure dates


Dates 2017
13th April
18th May
6th July
7th September

Day 1-4: Chongwe, Lower Zambezi


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Welcome to Zambia! A Malawian Style representative will meet you at Lusaka Airport and transfer you to your first destination of this tour, the Lower Zambezi.

Kanyemba is carved out of the African bush, Kanyemba is a wonderful family getaway in the Lower Zambezi, only two and a half hours from the Captial City of Lusaka.
Kanyemba’s great atmosphere and vibe, the staff, the surrounding nature, expert guiding, and breathtaking scenery, along with our renowned cuisine will make your experience of Zambia’s hospitality one to remember!

Day 4–7: Norman Carr Bush camps, South Luangwa


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After breakfast, it is time to head South Luangwa National Park`s Norman Carr Bush camps.

From the Royal Airstrip you will catch your flight to Lusaka where you will be met ahead of your connecting flight to Mfuwe – our gateway to the South Luangwa National Park. On arrival you will be transported to one of the bush camps with an approximate transfer time of 2-4hrs, most of which is a game drive through the national park. Here you will settle into your luxury home in the bush for the next 3 nights on the doorstep of an amazing array of wildlife. Make your choice to venture out on foot for a renowned walking safari, an experience like no other, or experience the park on a traditional game drive, either way make sure you enjoy the beautiful views and sunsets with a sundowner in hand.

Day 7-10: Mumbo Island, Lake Malawi


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After breakfast, you will have a boat transfer to Mumbo Island. Mumbo Island is a deserted tropical island on the expansive waters of the Lake Malawi. With amazing underwater boulders, around 800 species of colourful cichlid fishes and placid, clear water, the National Park offers what many consider the best freshwater snorkelling and SCUBA diving in the world.

Tours of Mumbo Island are intended to be unhurried, unrushed and tailored to your individual preferences, so you can get to know Mumbo Island personally. You could either spend your day snorkelling, enjoying the beach, or exploring this Robinson Island! By the end of the day, you could reach this cliff, known to be the best Sunset point of view, with packed chilled drinks. And after a delicious dinner, why not sleep in a hammock, under the blanket of brilliant stars… Mumbo Island is simply an unforgettable experience, all in all, a small taste of heaven on earth…

Day 10-12: Pumulani, Lake Malawi


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Set on a private beach, 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 lake view. Guests can relax on the sandy beach or at our stylish infinity pool. For those seeking activity, there is waterskiing, sailing, diving, wakeboarding, kayaking, snorkelling, fishing and birdwatching. At sunset we offer scenic cruises on our traditional 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 12: Departure for Lilongwe Airport


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

Tour Details


Duration
12 days

Countries
Malawi & Zambia

Tour Highlights


South Luangwa
Lower Zambezi
Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi

Safari Prices


OFF PEAK

US$3,550

PAX 1-2

PEAK

US$3.650

PAX 1-2

OFF PEAK

US$3,000

PAX 3-4

PEAK

US$3,100

PAX 3-4

OFF PEAK

US$2,850

PAX > 5

PEAK

US$2,950

PAX > 5

Enquire Now

  • 50% discount children under 12
  • 25% increase for single supplement

Included


✓ All meals

✓ All accommodation

✓ All safari activities and park fees

✓ Guided road transfers

✓ Non-motorised water sports activities

Not Included


✗ Drinks and personal items

✗ Motorised water sports

✗ Zambian and Malawi Visas

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

View Wetu Brochure

Departure dates


Dates 2017
13th April
18th May
6th July
7th September

Day 1-4: The Sausage Tree Camp, Lower Zambezi


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Sausage Tree Safari Camp situated in the Balule Nature Reserve, part of the Greater Kruger Park and sanctuary to Africa’s Famous Big Five. With almost 3000 ha of traversing you can look forward to a true safari experience of wilderness and undisturbed biodiversity.

Safari – a Swahili word used originally in early East African times means “long-journey”. Our game drives are journeys where we experience through all our senses… the sights and sounds of the vast surrounds from our private and unique Camp. What you might not see during the day, you could hear at night.

Board Basis
Full board and game activities.

Day 4-8: Chinzombo, South Luangwa


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Wildly luxurious, designed by award winning architects Silvio Rech and Lesley Carstens, Chinzombo brings levels of comfort, style and elegance previously unseen to the Luangwa Valley.

The old Chinzombo Camp was for years the green season base for Norman Carr way back in the 1970’s. We are thrilled to be giving this unique place a new lease of life. The camp is super-luxurious but retains its bush feel with grass and canvas walls and spacious living areas that melt into the exquisite surroundings of the beautiful, tranquil site.

Gigantic, ancient shade trees offer peace and tranquility for guests staying in any one of the six stunning villas, one of which is a family suite with two bedrooms and two bathrooms, perfect for families or small groups. Each villa will has its own private pool, cooled sleeping areas, and massive bathroom.

Board Basis
Full board and game activities.

Day 8-12: Kaya Maya, Likoma Island


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It is now time to fly to the ever green northern part of Malawi. After today`s breakfast, you will be transferred to Jeki Airstrip to catch your flight via Lusaka and Lilongwe to Kaya Mawa, Likoma Island. A representative will be at the airstrip to welcome you and transfer you to Kaya Mawa thereafter.

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.

Board Basis
Full board and activities.

Optional Activities

  • Motorised water sports

Day 12: Departure Lilongwe


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

Tour Details


Duration
12 days

Countries
Malawi & Zambia

Tour Highlights


South Luangwa
Lower Zambezi
Lilongwe
Likoma Island, Lake Malawi

Safari Prices


OFF PEAK

US$9,750

PAX 1-2

PEAK

US$12,000

PAX 1-2

OFF PEAK

US$9,250

PAX 3-4

PEAK

US$11,650

PAX 3-4

OFF PEAK

US$9,100

PAX > 5

PEAK

US$11,500

PAX > 5

Enquire Now

  • 50% discount children under 12
  • 25% increase single supplement

Included


✓ All meals and accommodation

✓ All safari activities and park fees

✓ Guided road transfers and internal flights

✓ Non-motorised water sports activities

Not Included


✗ Drinks and personal items

✗ Motorised water sports

✗ Zambian and Malawi Visas

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

View Wetu Brochure