Introduction

A fantastic self-drive trip around southern Malawi staying in some great small lodges and camps in lovely and picturesque locations. You will get to experience Safari in two top game reserves (Majete and Liwonde), the tea estates, beautiful green mountains, and of course the infamous crystal clear waters of Lake Malawi. All at your own pace, stopping where you choose for photo opportunities or to experience the local areas.

Day

Accommodation

Destination

Duration

Basis

Day 0

Mafumu Hotel Lilongwe

1 night

B&B

Day 1

Leslie Lodge Blantyre

1 night

B&B

Day 2

Thawale Lodge Majete Wildlife Reserve

2 nights

D,B&B

Day 4

Likhubula Forest Lodge Mount Mulanje

2 nights

D,B&B

Day 6

Zomba Forest Lodge Zomba

1 night

D,B&B

Day 7

Mvuu Camp Liwonde National Park

2 nights

FB+

Day 9

Chembe Eagles Nest Cape Maclear

2 nights

D,B&B

Day 11

Kumbali Lake Retreat Senga

1 night

B&B

Key

B&B: Bed and Breakfast

D,B&B: Dinner, Bed and Breakfast

FB+: Full Board Plus - Dinner, Bed, Breakfast, Lunch and Activities

 

Lilongwe: Mafumu Hotel

Blantyre: Leslie Lodge

Majete Wildlife Reserve: Thawale Lodge

Mount Mulanje: Likhubula Forest Lodge

Zomba: Zomba Forest Lodge

Liwonde National Park: Mvuu Camp

Mvuu Camp Mvuu Camp Mvuu Camp

Cape Maclear: Chembe Eagles Nest

Senga: Kumbali Lake Retreat

Fast Facts

13 Days / 12 Nights

Reference Number: ASTLAL006

Price

Prices 2021 From

  • £2535 or $3195pps Low Season (Nov-Jun)
  • £2695 or $3395pps High Season (Jul-Oct)

Based on 2 people travelling

  • Single Supplement £350/$450

Includes:

  • Full Insurance with a 10 % excess 
  • Full briefing and handover
  • Accommodation as per schedule
  • Meals as indicated 
  • Activities as indicated
  • 1% Tourism Levy & 16.5% VAT.

Excludes:

  • International Flights
  • Insurance (Inc COVID Insurance)
  • Vehicle Fuel
  • Visas [Malawi $50 single entry / $ 150 double entry,
  • Game Park fees [personal and for vehicle]
  • Cross border Vehicle fees [3rd party, carbon taxes, road tolls]
  • Meals not indicated above,
  • Activities not Indicated above
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Personal Spending.  
  • 10 % excess liability in case of an accident , 100% liability for damage caused by negligent driving
  • $ 10 per day for  geographical extension insurance [applicable for hires outside Malawi].  

Lilongwe: Mafumu Hotel

Blantyre: Leslie Lodge

Majete Wildlife Reserve: Thawale Lodge

Mount Mulanje: Likhubula Forest Lodge

Zomba: Zomba Forest Lodge

Liwonde National Park: Mvuu Camp

Mvuu Camp Mvuu Camp Mvuu Camp

Cape Maclear: Chembe Eagles Nest

Senga: Kumbali Lake Retreat

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