Perfect Combination of Malawi and Zambia

An ideal blend of cherished bush destinations in Malawi and Zambia, culminating in a tranquil retreat at a luxurious 5-star beach resort in Malawi – this itinerary is definitely the perfect combination of Malawi and Zambia!

A table is set in a tent overlooking the water at Tena Tena, creating the perfect combination of Malawi and Zambia.

Tena Tena Lodge - Zambia

Day 1 – 5
A warm welcome to Zambia where your tour begins!
You will jump onto a domestic flight after landing at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport. This is just an hour and 10 minutes flight into Mfuwe International Airport where your safari experience starts. You will meet a Tena Tena representative who will transfer you to the Lodge where you will spend your first four nights.
 
Situated in the exclusive Nsefu Sector, Tena Tena sits nestled under a magnificent and thick grove of mahogany trees. On a double tiered river bank each room enjoys its own private view onto a long stretch of the Luangwa River. Tena Tena is sandwiched between the river and a complex lagoon system under a magnificent mahogany grove and is a magnet for wildlife and guests do not need to go far for some incredible sightings.
 
Experiences and activities include day and night safari game drives, walks, seasonal boating, village tours, a visit to the wildlife education center and shopping for tribal textiles.
 
Tena Tena Camp Full board + Game Activities
4 Nights
A bed in a tent with a view of the water at Kuthengo Camp, Liwonde National Park, offering the perfect combination of Malawi and Zambia.

Kuthengo Camp - Malawi

Day 5 – 8
As your tour continues, today a Tena Tena lodge representative will transfer you to Mfuwe just in time for your flight to Kamuzu International Airport.
Upon arrival at the Airport, you will be met by a Guide who will transfer you to Kuthengo Camp, where you will spend three nights. Buckle up and enjoy the scenic views of Malawi as you drive down the escarpments of the Warm Heart of Africa.
 
Located on a large open plain stretching towards the Shire River in Liwonde National Park, you will find Kuthengo Camp nestled among Fever trees and Baobabs. With resident fish eagles nesting in these Baobabs, guests will be woken to ‘Africa’s voice’ calling as they rise in this wild and natural paradise.
Kuthengo maintains a rustic charm, complemented by stunning views which are best appreciated from a private deck with a cold sundowner in hand, admiring the herds of waterbuck that frequent the camp area, milling about in the evening glow.
 
Experiences and activities include safari game drives, boating safaris, walking safaris and hiking.
 
Kuthengo Camp Full board + Game Activities
3 Nights
A living room on the beach with a view of the ocean at Kaya Mawa, combining Malawi and Zambia effortlessly.
A pool located at Kaya Mawa in Malawi with rocks and ocean views.

Kaya Mawa - Malawi

Day 8 – 12
Today your guide will transfer you to Lilongwe International Airport for your flight to Likoma Island.
On arrival at Likoma Airstrip, you will meet a Kaya Mawa representative who will transfer you to the Lodge. This is your last destination of this tour and you will spend four nights at the stunning Kaya Mawa, just the best beach destination to end this incredible trip. You are free to enjoy all the non-motorized activities at the lodge including a good swim in the fresh waters of Lake Malawi.
 
On the white sandy beaches of Likoma Island sits Kaya Mawa, a boutique lodge that welcomes honeymooners, families and friends for an indulgently carefree getaway.
 
Meaning ‘maybe tomorrow’ in Chichewa/Nyanja, the ethos of Kaya Mawa is in its name. Relaxed lakeside living is woven into the style, luxury and comfort of its Houses and Rooms. Dinner by starlight, massage therapy at the spa, and snorkelling in turquoise waters – it’s just another blissful day at Kaya.
 
Kaya Mawa Full board + Non-motorized water sports activities
4 Nights
A wooden dock with a lantern on it at sunset at Kaya Mawa, the perfect combination of Malawi and Zambia.

Departure day

Day 12
After a good beach experience on this secluded island, today, your lodge representative will transfer you back to Likoma Airstrip where you will fly back to Kamuzu International Airport. You will connect with your International flight.
Safe travels back home!
Departure Day Regional flight:  11:00-12:00
Departure: Kamuzi International Airport [LLW]

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