- You’ll be collected from the airport (or hotel).
- Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.
You will arrive at Chileka Airport and take part in a meet and greet with a Flame Adventure representative. You will then travel to Majete Wildlife Reserve through the scenic escarpments where you will have a great view of Shire Valley. Upon arrival you will have lunch and then take off for your first afternoon game drive of your safari. Later you will return for dinner and your overnight stay at Thawale Lodge.
You will wake early and take off for an exciting morning game drive or boat safari on Shire River where you are likely to see elephant, antelope, warthog, buffalo, a variety of bird species, crocodile and hippo. Afterwards, you will also have breakfast and then depart for Mulanje Mountain, driving through the evergreen tea plantations of Thyolo and Mulanje. In Mulanje you will hike the mountain up to the beautiful natural pool and Falls of Dziwe la Nkhalamba. Later in the evening you will also enjoy your dinner and overnight stay at Hapuwani Lodge.
After breakfast you will depart Mulanje for the southern lakeshore of fresh water Lake Malawi in Mangochi District. To reach Mangochi you will pass through Blantyre and Zomba City, which is the Old Capital City of Malawi. Upon arrival at the lake you will also enjoy a day at leisure, with lunch and dinner provided before settling in for your overnight stay in one of the standard rooms at Sunbird Nkopola Lodge.
After breakfast you will have a variety of optional activities to choose from at the biggest freshwater lake in Malawi. The activities include, but are not limited to kayaking, a boat ride to Bird Island, snorkeling and swimming. In the afternoon you will travel to Lilongwe where you will enjoy dinner and your overnight stay at Korean Garden Lodge.
After breakfast you will leave for your journey back to the Lilongwe International Airport to board your homeward flight. This is where your safari will end.
Please feel free to contact us at South Rift Galaxy Safaris.
Office Location: Wabera Street, Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: +254 720 824 502 OR +254 720 823 229
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