Best of Southern Malawi

This enchanting tour of Malawi highlights (13 nights) the diversity and beauty of the country. You spend time in the wild Majete Wildlife Reserve, the lovely scenery of the Satemwe Tea plantations before heading north to the Liwonde National Park. Ending with a few days of relaxation on Lake Malawi.

13 Nights


₤ 4,525 (PPS)


This enchanting Best of Southern Malawi Safari (12 nights) highlights the diversity and beauty of the country. The safari can be enjoyed in either direction. (Ideally, you would fly in or depart from Blantyre. (Or you could fly to Majete from Lilongwe to start the safari.)

You begin with 3 nights in the wild and experience Majete Wildlife Reserve. Then you head south to the lovely scenery of the Satemwe Tea plantations before heading north again to the Zomba Plateau. Then onto Kuthengo Lodge in the Liwonde National Park You end with a few days of relaxation at a luxurious lodge on Lake Malawi.

Tailor-made variations

This tour can be tailor-made to your specifications.

  • For example, you can opt to fly from Lilongwe to Majete at the start.
  • You can add an extra night at Mkulumadzi Lodge
  • If you are short of time, or if if walking and mountain scenery is not so much your thing, you can take out either Satemwe or Zomba Plateau.
  • Finally you can change your Lake Malawi stay to one of our other southern options such as the more resort-like Makokola Retreat or the rustic Robinson Crusoe-like Mumbo Island Camp.

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Best of Southern Malawi at a glance

PRICE FROM ₤ 4,525 (PPS)

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An idea of price

All our itineraries are merely samples of what we can arrange. Virtually everything is tailor-made for you. The exact price of our sample itineraries depends on the time of year and accommodation used. Below is a guideline.

It excludes regional flights to the start and end of the itinerary (as these may vary depending on how you fly into Africa). But it includes an estimate of any flights WITHIN the itinerary. Contact us for a quote including any regional flights needed.

Average price per person sharing by season
May 2023 - Jun 2023
₤ 4,742
Jul 2023 - Oct 2023
₤ 5,385
Oct 2023 - Oct 2023
₤ 4,955
Nov 2023 - Dec 2023
₤ 4,525

Accommodation, meals as specified, private guided transfers, game drives and boat safaris in Liwonde and Majete, non-motorised activities on Lake Malawi, Malawi National Park fees


International flights, visas, items of a personal nature, premium wine and imported spirits