Malawi Bush & Beach Getaway

This classic 8 night Malawi bush & beach safari is ideal for a romantic getaway and has simplicity at its core. You combine Majete National Park with time relaxing on Lake Malawi.
DURATION

8 Nights

PRICING FROM

$ 2,640 (Pps)

Overview

This classic 8 night Malawi Bush & Beach honeymoon or safari is ideal for a romantic getaway for couples and honeymooners. It has simplicity at its core.

Fly into Blantyre on either Saturday or Wednesday. From there connect to the luxurious Mkulumadzi Lodge in the Majete Wildlife Reserve which lies south of Blantyre. The Majete Wildlife Reserve is a vast region of mature woodland and granite hills, picturesque river valleys and dense forest. It is home to the elusive black rhino, along with elephant, buffalo, nyala, sable, eland and hartebeest. Stay 3 nights on safari here enjoying game drives, bush walks and even scenic hikes to beautiful spots within the reserve.

Next you transfer by road to the southern shores of Lake Malawi where you stay at the luxurious Pumulani Lodge for 4 nights. Pumulani Lodge is the only luxury beach lodge within the Lake Malawi National Park. The lodge is perched on a hillside, giving fantastic views over the clear waters of the lake.

It ends with one night in Lilongwe at Latitude 13 boutique hotel. You will need this night if you are flying straight back to Johannesburg.

Combine with South Luangwa in Zambia

A similar safari to the Malawi Bush & Beach Honeymoon can be booked combining Mkulumadzi (3 nights), Pumulani Lodge (3 nights) and a combination of Nkwali Camp and Nsefu Camp for 4 nights in South Luangwa National Park.

Pricing Notes

Note that October 22 is the Same as June 2022 and Nov to December 22 is the same as April to mid-May.

Tour Highlights

  • Explore this hitherto unvisited area which has just seen the release of more lions into the reserve.
  • Activities on offer include game-drives, boating safaris, bush walks, hiking Majete Hill, black rhino tracking, cultural tours, birding trips on the Shire River and to nearby Elephant Marsh and game-viewing from a hide.
  • Over 2000 species of fish occur in Lake Malawi, including the colourful endemic cichlids that are easily spotted when snorkelling.
  • Special diving courses at the best diving spots near one of the islands are on offer.

Malawi Bush & Beach Getaway at a glance

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PRICE FROM $ 2,640 (PPS)
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An idea of price

This is a set tour using specific camps. However many tours can be adapted. Chat to us about your options. It excludes international flights but includes an estimate for all domestic or regional flights within the tour.

Average price per person sharing by season
Nov 2021 - Dec 2021
$ 2,640
Mar 2022 - May 2022
$ 3,835
May 2022 - Jun 2022
$ 3,960
Jul 2022 - Sep 2022
$ 4,295
Includes:

Accommodation, all meals, selected drinks, non-motorised activities at Lake Malawi, game activities in Majete Wildlife Reserve, road transfers, National Park fees

Excludes:

International flights, fuel surcharges, visas, items of a personal nature