Day trips are perfect for those in Lilongwe on Business or in Malawi for a short period of time and looking for a quick get-away. 

Below are a number of options available in the region that can be tailored to your dates, times and specifications.

Please contact us for more information.

City Birding

Malawi's Capital City, Lilongwe is surprisingly a secret birding hotspot. 

This 3hr birding tour in the capital takes us to city center Lilongwe Nature Sanctuary as we explore the superb riverine habitat for Schalow's Turaco, Hildebrandt's Spurfowl, African Broadbill, Red throated Twinspot, white-backed Night Heron, Half Collared Kingfisher, Black Throated Wattle-Eye, Mountain Wagtail, African Golden Weaver, Red Backed Mannikin, Brown Crowned Tchagra, Long Tailed Wagtail to name but a few!

Either head out at 6:30 or 15:00

Included: Collection and drop off from your residence/hotel/lodge, tea, coffee & a muffin, water and the services of one of our birding guides and vehicles.

Private Tour for 1 - $75
Groups 2-3 - $50 p/p
Groups 4+ - $41 p/p

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City Slicker

Malawi's Capital City is developing at a tremendous speed and packed with areas of interest. This city slicker tour gives you the opportunity to explore your surroundings. 

We head to Parliament , Kamuzu Banda's Mausoleum, the War Memorial, The market and the Lilongwe Wildlife Center. 

Included: Collection and drop off from your residence/hotel/lodge, water and a drink at the Wildlife Centre, services of our city guide and vehicle. 

Private Tour for 1 - $93
Groups 2-3 - $63 p/p
Grous 4+ - $57 p/p

Dedza Day Trip

Dedza is only a short 1.5 hour journey South of Lilongwe - The Dedza Mountains loom majestically over the edge of the rift valley offering outstanding views of Lake Malawi. 

This tour takes us to the foothills of these mountains in search of the rock art by the Bushmen of the Late Stone Age, a leisurely hike and step back in time is followed by the famous Dedza Pottery for crafts, coffee shop and of course our favourite cheesecake. 

After lunch we journey by vehicle up the mountain to enjoy the views and and the peace and quiet before returning back to Lilongwe in the later afternoon. 

Included: Transport to Dedza and return, services of a guide throughout, Water, services of a local rock art guide

Excluding: Any additional food or drinks or curios

Private Tour for 1 - $286
Groups 2-3 - $157 p/p
Groups 4+ - $132

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Lake Trip

Get away to the Lake of Stars for a full day of relaxation, sun, sand and lapping water. 

It's only 1.5 hours to Senga Bay and we set up on the shores of Livingstonia Beach Hotel where there's a variety of activities that you can partake in like boat trips, snorkelling or water sports. Or sit back and enjoy the view. 

Included: Transfer Lilongwe- Senga Bay and return, Services of a Land and Lake Guide and vehicle and the entrance and use of Livingstonia Beach Hotel's facilities. 

Excluded: Food and drink, optional excursions and water sports

Private Tour for 1 - $314
Groups 2-3 - $169 p/p
Groups 4+ - $139 p/p

Kuti & The Lake

This miniature Bush N' Beach Retreat is perfect for those who love a mixture of nature and wildlife and some down time at the lake. 

Kuti is a great little spot with wildlife such as Kudu, Wilderbeest, Zebra and smaller antelope. Ideal for walking or cycling or a bit of a game drive and a drink at sunset deck. 

Included: Services of a Land and Lake guide and Vehicle, transport from Lilongwe, Kuti to Senga bay and return, water, entrance into Livingstonia for the day and entrance into Kuti Wildlife Reserve.

Excludes: Watersports, bike hire, lunch and additional drinks or expenses

Private Tour for 1 - $325
Groups 2-3 - $181 p/p
Groups 4+ - $151 p/p

Mr Jim Katengu shows off some road side

We are able to book your day trip within a few hours.

Should you like something for the next day - Please call or Watsapp: +265 88 120 3449