12 DAYS: Southern Tour – Premium Package

Day 1 – 3: Nankoma Island – Blue Zebra Lodge – Luxury Safari Tents

Takulandilani! Today marks the first day of your tour after a warm welcome by our guide who shall transfer you to Sengabay in Salima district. When you arrive at the main beach you shall take a boat transfer to Blue Zebra Lodge at Nankoma Island where you will spend your first 2 nights in Malawi. The Lodge offers 8 exclusive tented en suite chalets each overlooking the lake with some 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 board package besides the delicious meal on full board.You can enjoy snorkeling at free usage of the available equipment to view the unique colourful fish that inhabit every inch of the coastline

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Day 3 – 6: Sengabay - Mulanje Mountain.

Today after breakfast you will set for the main land of Sengabay by boat then a vehicle transfer to Mulanje Mountain. The mountain has Malawi’s highest pick rocking 3,000m above sea level and locally known as the “island in the sky”. The hike is at a slow pace spiced with taking pictures of waterfalls and rock pools along the way. Our trusted guides will take you to any angle of the mountain at your comfortable pace but with their advice and are always willing to go an extra mile. Enjoy!

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Day 6 – 8: Mulanje Mountain - Majete Game Reserve – Thawale Lodge

Today you will be transferred to Thawale Lodge where you will spend 2 nights. Sunbird Thawale Lodge is set on the edge of the beautiful Majete Wildlife Reserve. Accommodation here is comfortable and spacious and you can enjoy game views from the comfort of your private veranda. Majete Game Reserve is nestled in the south-western part of Malawi. It is a unique conservation and tourist destination for all visitors. While visiting Majete chances are you will see Africa’s Big Five: Leopard, Elephant, Buffalo, Black Rhino and Lion. Other wildlife on the park include giraffe, zebra and many more. Enjoy unique day and night game drives, bush walks, boat trips and hill walks spiced with birding.

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Day 8 – 10: Majete Game Reserve - Zomba Plateau – Sunbird Ku Chawe

The Plateau also called the Zomba Massif is a mountain of the Shire Highlands in Southern Malawi with its highest peak rocking 2,087 m above sea level. The plateau offers pleasant variety of walks though forests and breathtaking views. Other activities offered on the plateau are hiking, horse riding, rock climbing and mountain biking.

While here your two nights will be spent at the Sunbird Ku Chawe. Ku Chawe is a premier mountain resort and one of the very best places to enjoy the splendor of a magnificent scenic country.

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Day 10 – 12: Lake Malawi National Park-Cape Maclear- Mumbo Island.

Today you will set off from Ku Chawe Hotel in the morning after breakfast for a road and boat transfer respectively to Lake Malawi’s longest beach of Cape Maclear. Arriving at Kayak Africa you can either Kayak out or have a boat transfer to the stunning 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 colorful cichlid fishes and placid, clear water, the National Park offers what many consider the best freshwater snorkeling and SCUBA diving in the world.


Day 12: Transfer to Lilogwe International Airport

Nothing good lasts forever! You will head straight to the airport today for your flight home. End of tour. Zikomo!

Contact us for bookings and more information by email: info@adventuremalawi.com

Tour Details

Duration – 11 nights

Places: Nankoma Island, Mulanje, Majete, Zomba Plateau, Cape Maclear, Mumbo Island & Blantyre

Activities: Kayaking, Volleyball, Hiking, Game drive and water safari, Cycling, Birding & Walking


High Season

Sample price
US$ 5,050pp
 US$ 4,540pp
US$ 4,300


      Low Season   

Sample rice
US$ 4,650pp
 US$ 4,010pp
US$ 3,800


What you get:

  • All accommodation and meals where stated
  • Park fees and all Safari activities
  • Guides and porters
  • Vehicle and boat transfers
  • All non-motorized water sport activities

Full board accommodation includes all meals.