Southern Malawi Family Holiday

This is an incredible itinerary which takes in all the highlights of Southern Malawi. Start your journey on safari in the incredible Liwonde National Park, famous for its huge herds of hippos. Keep an eye out for elephants, rhinos and of course basking crocodiles along the Mvuu River. Partake in river cruises, game drives, walks and night drives. After your exciting safari you'll be transferred to the breath taking Mumbo Island in Lake Malawi or 'the Lake of Stars' as its known. Enjoy spending hours snorkelling through the pristine fresh water lake. Children will delight at the sight of colourful fish below and squawking fish eagles above.

  • Tailor-made Itinerary from $14,630 For Family of 4
Day 1: Catch your overnight flight from JFK to Lilongwe
Day 2:
  • Lilongwe

Upon arrival at Lilongwe Airport you will be met by a member of the Mahlatini team who will transfer you by road to your hotel.

Room Type: Standard Room Meal Basis: BB Bed and Breakfast
Day 3 - 5:
  • Liwonde National Park

Today you will be met by your private driver who will transfer you by road to the Liwonde National Park.

Room Type: Luxury Suite Meal Basis: FBS Full Board and Scheduled Safari Activities
Day 6 - 8:
  • Lake Malawi

Today you will be met by your private driver who will transfer you by road to the Lake Malawi.

Room Type: Standard room Meal Basis: FB Full Board
Day 9:
    Onward Transfer to Lilongwe Airport

Today you will be met by your private driver who will transfer you by road to Lilongwe Airport where you will connect with your onward flight home.

Day 10: Arrive at JFK

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  • Arrival Airport: Lilongwe
  • Heuglins Lodge
    Nights: 1
  • Mvuu Lodge
    Nights: 3
  • Mumbo Island Camp
    Nights: 3
  • Return Airport: Lilongwe


  • International flights from JFK
  • Accommodation as specified
  • Meals as specified
  • All scheduled safari activities offered by the camps or lodges
  • Road transfers as detailed in the itinerary
  • National Parks and conservation entry fees
  • Private safari vehicle
  • Private guide


  • Gratuities
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Additional activities not offered as scheduled by the accommodation
  • Visas and visa fees where relevant
  • Beverages with the exception of all inclusive hotels


Outward Flight:
Overnight from JFK to Lilongwe
Return Flight:
Overnight from Lilongwe to JFK

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