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Malawi

Lilongwe

Explore Lilongwe

Once a small fishing village, now the capital city of Malawi, Lilongwe offers a bustling sprawl of its contrasting districts: Old Town and The Capital City. The Lilongwe River, the inspiration behind the capital's name, flows through the city which lies relatively central to the rest of Malawi and was the favoured administrational hub during the British occupation.

Highlights

  • Explore the bustling main market place with local treasures and essentials
  • Uncover Malawi's fascinating capital city with a local city tour
  • Visit the Lilongwe Nature Sanctuary to witness rare bird species
  • Immerse in local culture in the Old Town, alive with African traditions

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TRIPS TO INSPIRE

From majestic wildlife to out of this world natural wonders, enchanting beaches and intriguing cities, every bespoke Mahlatini journey is thrilling. Unsure where to visit? Whether it’s a bucket-list adventure, a milestone celebration or simply a much-needed escape, experience the joy with this inspiring selection of favorites.

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At Mahlatini, we like to make things easy for you. Browse our website for inspiration or pick up the phone. Whether you’re full of ideas or unsure of where to start, we’re here to help. Serial safari-goer or first-time visitor, we’re ready to create your ultimate tailormade itinerary.

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