Malawi named one of Lonely Planet's Best in Travel Top Countries for 2022! Find out more.
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North Malawi With stunning highlands and unspoilt landscapes,
North Malawi is home to one of the most unique national parks
in all of Africa.
Central Malawi Home to the country's capital Lilongwe,
But also the untouched wilderness of Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve,
and beautiful stretches of lakeshore.
South Malawi Full of tourist hotspots and home to two of the country's
most popular wildlife reserves and highest mountain.
With access to stunning beaches on the shores of the famous Lake Malawi,
the 'jewel in Malawi's crown'.
Welcome to Malawi
Welcome to Malawi
Welcome to Malawi
Welcome to Malawi

Welcome to Malawi!


African’s Warm Heart, Malawi, is beating faster now and the legendary welcome is there for all who wish to experience the unrivalled combination of Lake, Landscape, Wildlife & Culture in one of Africa's most beautiful and compact countries. Recently crowned as one of Lonely Planet's Best in Travel Top Countries for 2022 (a remarkable second appearance on that prestigious list in recent years) Malawi’s tourism is set to return to the upward trajectory it was on pre-pandemic.

Described as the ‘Warm Heart Of Africa’, this relatively little known gem of this diverse continent has so much to offer; wildlife, culture, adventure, scenery, and of course the third largest lake in Africa. A year-round destination, some even go as far to describe Malawi as the most attractive and complete destination in Africa!

This may seem to be an extravagant claim for such a relatively small country but the truth lies in the unique combination of attractions that Malawi has to offer. Where else will you find such rich cultural interaction and such a genuinely warm welcome in a country at peace with itself? Where else can you experience such a diverse scenic kaleidoscope in such a small area? Here you have central Africa’s highest mountain, vast high plateaux with seemingly limitless views, forests and unspoilt game parks and, the jewel in the crown, Africa’s third largest and most beautiful lake – truly an inland sea. With thrilling safaris now rivalling its neighbours thanks to the sustainable wildlife revolution brought about by Africa Parks, it’s easy to see why Malawi is now proving so popular.

Malawi’s tourist industry is vital to the overall economy of the country and supports huge numbers of local Malawians through employment and community projects, as well as helping conserve the country’s natural riches. As it attempts to recover from the damage caused by COVID-19, and continue in its important role, the industry is doing all it can to ensure the well-being of its visitors. A set of national COVID-19 Health & Safety protocols for tourism has been established, that have resulted in the award of the World Travel & Tourism Council’s Safe Travels Stamp. WTTC’s Stamp was established to show travellers which destinations have adopted globally standardised health and hygiene protocols in order that they can experience ‘Safe Travels’.

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Lake


Lake Malawi is the jewel in Malawi's crown. With tropical beaches and an array of watersports, the lake is also home to some of the rarest and most beautiful fish in the world.


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Wildlife


Discover the Big 5 in Malawi's national parks. With a historic elephants translocation undertaken, newly introduced lions, cheetahs and giraffe, Malawi has it all.


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Wildlife


Discover the Big 5 in Malawi's national parks. With a historic elephants translocation undertaken, newly introduced lions, cheetahs and giraffe, Malawi has it all.


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Landscape


Stunning scenery encompasses the country from North to South, with several wilderness areas and highlands offering awe-inspriring views and photographic backdrops.


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Culture


Malawians are the friendliest people you will come across, and truly earn the title 'the Warm Heart of Africa'. Discover ancient traditions, a modern festival subculture and more.


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Culture


Malawians are the friendliest people you will come across, and truly earn the title 'the Warm Heart of Africa'. Discover ancient traditions, a modern festival subculture and more.


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News & Blogs

Lake of Stars to make triumphant return for 20 year anniversary

Mark a Milestone in Marvellous Malawi

In yet another fantastic blog from travel writer Sarah Kingdom, we explore Malawi's hotspots that are fit for a special occasion. Have a read to discover their country's wonders.

BLOG: A promising season begins at Pumulani, by Robin Pope Safaris

In this latest blog from Robin Pope Safaris, we hear from Kascha at Pumulani with a look back on recent visits from guests now the lake's surprisingly high water level is beginning to drop, all written in her own words.

Family-Friendly Adventures in Malawi

In this excellent blog from travel writer Sarah Kingdom, we learn why Malawi might just be the perfect African destination for family travel.

BLOG: Lake updates at Pumulani, by Robin Pope Safaris

In this latest blog from Robin Pope Safaris, we hear from Kascha down by the lake at Pumulani for round up of everything that's been happening recently, written in her own words.

Orbis DMC Newsletter: From Malawi to Berlin, Business Workshops & Historic Cottages

Orbis DMC, previously known as The Responsible Safari Company, have released their latest newsletter with plenty of updates on a very busy month for the Malawi based tour operation.

BLOG: Top 10 Must-Visit Destinations in Malawi

Travel writer Sarah Kingdom has put together this wonderful blog showcasing 10 of Malawi’s 'must visit Destinations'. Read more below to discover some of the country's biggest hotspots waiting to be discovered.

Lilongwe Wildlife Trust offer one-of-a-kind veterinary course in Malawi

Lilongwe Wildlife Trust (LWT), a non-profit conservation organisation that works to protect Malawi’s wildlife and reserves, has announced dates of their upcoming and extremely unique veterinary course taking place in Malawi.

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