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The beauty of Malawi Tour (7 days)

The beauty of Malawi Tour (7 days)

TOUR PROPOSAL

 

DAY 1: Arrival at Kumbali Country Lodge

 

Upon your arrival at the airport, our team will personally welcome you and facilitate your transfer to Kumbali Country Lodge. Nestled just a 10-minute drive from the heart of Lilongwe, this hidden gem is situated on a 650-hectare forest reserve and dairy farm. The lodge boasts a picturesque garden with an outdoor pool. Your spacious, thatched room, featuring a private entrance, awaits you for a tranquil retreat.

 

DAY 2: Journey to Chongoni Rock Art UNESCO Site

 

Around 10:30 a.m., we will embark on a fascinating journey to the Chongoni Rock Art UNESCO Site, located in Dedza district. This UNESCO-listed area, situated in the Central Region of Malawi, encompasses 127 sites nestled in the forested hills of the Malawi plateau. Discover depictions of rock art and paintings dating back to the Late Stone Age and the Iron Age period, offering a captivating glimpse into the cultural history of the farmer community. The ancient allure of this site continues to resonate today.

 

DAY 3: Majete Game Reserve Adventure

 

Today, we will drive you to Majete Game Reserve, an incredible conservation success story that has transformed over the past decade. Just ten years ago, it lacked wildlife, but now it proudly stands as Malawi’s only Big Five park, thriving with diverse animal populations and abundant birdlife.

Highlights:

  • Off-the-Beaten-Track Exploration: Majete Game Reserve is a true off-the-beaten-track gem, offering a completely unspoiled wilderness experience. Revel in the sense of total serenity, far away from the typical tourist crowds.

Local Community Interaction: Experience the "warm heart of Africa" by engaging with local communities. Learn about their traditional lifestyle, from sampling traditional foods to enjoying local dances, fostering a deeper connection with the cultural richness of the region.

Night at Majete Community Camping Site: Later in the day, you'll spend the night at Majete Community Camping Site. Owned and operated by the local communities surrounding Majete, this campsite is nestled in the wilderness of the reserve. It can accommodate up to 20 guests, allowing campers to choose between pitching their tents under two thatched shelters or camping under the stars. Tents, mattresses, pillows, and sheets are available for hire.

Facilities at the Campsite: The campsite is well-equipped with a cash bar, dining space, barbecue area, toilets, and hot showers. It also relies on solar power. Guests have the option to dine at the Mwembezi Restaurant at the Day Centre. Please note that arrangements for dinner should be made prior to arrival.

Immerse yourself in the authentic wilderness experience, combining nature, wildlife, and cultural encounters for a truly enriching adventure.

 

DAY 4: Majete Game Reserve - Wildlife Game Drive

 

Embark on an exhilarating day as we explore the wonders of Majete Game Reserve through an immersive game drive.

Highlights:

  • Game Drive Adventure: Set out for a thrilling game drive, navigating the diverse landscapes of Majete Game Reserve. Encounter the majestic Big Five, witness diverse animal species, and marvel at the richness of the reserve's flora and fauna.

Natural Wonders: Delve into the heart of the park, discovering the untamed beauty that Majete has to offer. From vast plains to lush vegetation, the game drive provides an opportunity to witness the natural wonders of this extraordinary reserve.

Wildlife Encounters: Keep your camera ready as we traverse the reserve, capturing memorable moments of wildlife in their natural habitat. Whether it's the graceful movements of giraffes, or the impressive stature of elephants, Majete's wildlife is sure to leave a lasting impression.

 

DAY 5: Cultural Exploration in Majete Village

 

Embark on a captivating journey as we drive through the villages surrounding Majete Game Reserve, immersing ourselves in the vibrant local culture, beliefs, and traditional dances.

Highlights:

  • Village Excursion: Explore the picturesque villages near Majete Game Reserve, providing a unique opportunity to witness the rich cultural tapestry of the local communities.

Cultural Immersion: Engage with the locals to experience their unique beliefs, colorful traditions, and lively traditional dances. Malawi's people are the country's greatest asset, known for their friendliness and warmth. This cultural immersion is sure to leave a lasting impression.

Warm Malawian Hospitality: Encounter the genuine hospitality of the Malawian people, renowned for their welcoming nature. Interact with the locals, absorb the vibrant atmosphere, and forge connections that often become the cherished highlights of visitors' trips.

Natural and Cultural Harmony: Appreciate the harmonious blend of daily natural encounters and cultural richness that Majete and its surrounding villages offer. Whether it's the breathtaking landscapes or the spirited local celebrations, every moment promises to be memorable.

 

DAY 6: Exploration of Blantyre City

 

On this day, we will embark on a scenic drive of Blantyre City. Situated in the Shire Highlands of southern Malawi, Blantyre is a captivating city adjoining the town of Limbe, celebrated for its British colonial architecture and proximity to parks and reserves.

Highlights:

  • Charming Cityscape: Explore the unique charm of Blantyre, with its British colonial influence evident in the architecture and atmosphere. Stroll through the city's streets and absorb the blend of history and modernity.

Chichiri Hill Exploration: Visit Chichiri Hill, where the Museum of Malawi (Chichiri Museum) is perched. This museum showcases exhibits on natural history and ethnography, providing insight into the rich cultural heritage of Malawi.

Traditional Displays: Immerse yourself in the captivating displays of traditional Malawian life, enhancing your understanding of the local customs and heritage. The Museum of Malawi offers a glimpse into the cultural tapestry that makes Malawi a truly unique destination.

 

DAY 7: Departure from Lilongwe - Tour Conclusion

 

On this final day, your unforgettable journey concludes as we facilitate your departure from Lilongwe.

Highlights:

  • Seamless Departure: We ensure a smooth and timely transfer to Lilongwe for your departure. Whether heading to the airport or your next destination, our team is dedicated to making your transition effortless.

Reflection on Memories: Take a moment to reflect on the wonderful experiences and memories created throughout your tour. From cultural encounters to wildlife adventures, your time in Malawi has been filled with enriching moments.

Gratitude for the Adventure: We extend our sincere gratitude for choosing Discover Africa for your exploration. We hope the warmth of Malawi's people, the richness of its culture, and the beauty of its landscapes have left a lasting impression on your heart.

 

Safe travels, and we look forward to hosting you again for future adventures!

 

 

  • MALAWI

    Malawi, a landlocked country in southeastern Africa, is defined by its topography of highlands split by the Great Rift Valley and enormous Lake Malawi. The lake’s southern end falls within Lake Malawi National Park – sheltering diverse wildlife from colorful fish to baboons – and its clear waters are popular for diving and boating. Peninsular Cape Maclear is known for its beach resorts.

    Cancellation Policy: A full refund will be provided within 14 days of booking, excluding credit card processing fees. Cancellations made after this period will be subject to a 50% refund. No refunds will be issued for cancellations made within 7 days preceding the scheduled tour.

$3 700,00Цена
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