Classic Malawi - Private Tour

This escorted private tour encompasses the beautiful scenery of the Shire Highlands, old tea plantations, the excellent Majete Wildlife Reserve and finally, a relaxing stay on the shores of Lake Malawi. There are a number of extensions that can be linked to this journey.

Day 1

Evening flight from Heathrow to Nairobi.

Day 2

Arrive in the morning and connect with a flight to Blantyre and onwards to the Majete Wildlife Reserve and 3 nights at Mkulumadzi set in a 7,000 ha private concession of true wilderness. (Full board)

Days 3-4 

This wildlife reserve has numerous species in a lovely setting. Activities on offer include game drives, boat safaris, bush walks, photography and community activities. (Full board)

Day 5 

Transfer by road to the Shire Highlands for 2 nights at Huntingdon House set on an old tea estate. (Full board)

Day 6 

Spend the day exploring this beautiful area on foot or by mountain bike. The birdlife is tremendous and there is the opportunity to enjoy tea tasting or coffee tour. (Full board)

Day 7

Leave the Shire Valley for a road transfer to the shores of Lake Malawi and Pumulani Lodge for 4 nights (Full board)

Day 8 -10

David Livingstone called Lake Malawi ‘the Lake of Stars’ and with good reason as the light dances off the deep blue water by day and reflects the fishermens' lamps by night. The lodge has a white

sandy beach to relax and take advantage of the activities on offer, including kayaking, snorkelling & diving, cycling, bird-watching, village visits and even water-skiing (charges may apply). (Breakfast)

Day 11

Fly to Lilongwe for your flight to Nairobi connecting with the overnight flight to London. (Breakfast)

Day 12

Arrive Heathrow early morning.

Please contact us on 01904 619428 or email: for your personalised quotation for a tour to Malawi.