9 DAYS: Southern To Central Adventure

This tour is suitable for a long holiday as it takes you to most amazing tourist attraction places of the warm heart of Africa. Kick starting the tour with the Zomba plateaus, following with the most visited Liwonde National park, the heaven of birds and hippos before heading for the beautiful beaches of Lake Malawi and spending an end of challenge night at the stunning Mumbo Island.

Day 1

Takulandirani! Arrival in Malawi. Pick up and transfer to Mua Mission. Spend the rest of the afternoon acclimatizing and bike fitting. Enjoy your first accommodation and dinner at Namalikhate Lodge.

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Day 2

Cycle from Mua Mission to Cape Maclear- 100Km. This day marks the beginning of your active tour in Malawi ending with a spectacular cycle on the shores of Lake Malawi. A night spent at Cape Cottage.

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Day 3

Cycle from Cape Maclear to Mangochi-55Km. On this day we set off to yet another beautiful beach of Makokola Retreat where we will spend a night after a delicious dinner.

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Day 4

Cycle from Mangochi to Liwonde-95Km. An early start and long day again on the saddle, cycling through market towns with a village set up arriving at Hippo View Lodge for a night.

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Day 5

Day off the saddle as we spend the day with an early boat safari, lunch then an afternoon game drive in the Liwonde National Park and transfer back to Hippo View Lodge for dinner and a night.

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Day 6

Cycle from Liwonde to Zomba-57Km. Short challenging cycling up the hilly landscape into the old colonial capital of Malawi finishing at Casa Rossa where you will spend your night.

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Day 7

Cycle from Zomba to Mulanje Mountain-106Km. Another day of what you signed up for. Today we end up with another spectacular feature- Malawi’s highest point, the Mulanje Mountain. You will spend your night at Likhubula Forest Lodge.

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Day 8

Day off the saddle with small hikes to Dziwe La Nkhalamba falls and pools or casual cycling at owns wish around the mountainous surroundings and tea estates before later transferring to Blantyre city where you will be able to have time in the afternoon to buy gifts and souvenirs. A night spent at Casa Mia Lodge.

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Day 9

 Nothing good lasts forever! Late morning transfer to the airport after breakfast for an early afternoon flight back home. Zikomo!

Duration:        8 Nights & 413Km of Cycling

What you get: Bike, Guide, Water, Snacks, Accommodation, Game drive, Transfers.

Sample Price US$ 1,950 pp

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