Land & Lake Safaris

Malawi & Zambia

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info@landlake.net.    
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Box 2140 Lilongwe, Malawi
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What to do in Malawi?

Wildlife Safaris

Growing conservation means Malawi has two big 5 game reserves with activities such as walking safaris, game drives and river safaris

Lake Malawi

A host of water based sports can be found along the lake as well as crystal white beaches, secret islands and unforgetable views are ideal to just put your feet up. 

Malawi is an ideal spot for Scuba diving, night dives, wreck dives, padi courses are done in fresh water and at some of the best costs. 

Hiking

Malawi is home to Mulanje Mountain and a variety of escarpments that do overnight trecks, day hikes, gentle walking trails through forests and more. 

Forest Bathing

With the latest trend, forest bathing in Malawi is on the rise with secluded secret forests ideal to lose yourself in.

Horse riding

Through forests, mountains or into the waves of lake Malawi!

History

Delve into Malawian and African History, Malawi hosts bushmen rock paintings, lake wrecks, cannons, museums and colonial buildings, war memorials and more.

Birding

An ideal birding country, Malawi hosts a variety of seasonal, local and endemic species.

Travel Options around Malawi

Malawi is a very safe country to travel around - Here are some options for your visit.

Go it by foot or rent a bike - Walking and biking around Malawi is a great way to see the country and Land and Lake can support you on that journey. 

Rent a car - Self driving is safe and an enjoyable method of getting around, roads are all easily accessible and you're never too remote that someone can't help you if need be.

Get guided - Not keen on self-driving? no worries, rather than a taxi, take a guide who'll take you to hidden spots and be able to help you with any questions on your journey.

Go local - We often don't recommend this if you are a group or need to stick to a schedule for reliability purposes. local minibuses, the train and the Ilala can be a slower method and sometimes don't get you to where you need to be on time. But if you're alone, or some friends and fancy a cheaper way to see Malawi and get to know the people that love here, this is a good choice.

Fly - Malawi is home to a number of smaller lodge owned runways - skip the crowds, travel light and get to where you want to go by scheduled or private plane.

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Accommodation in Malawi

Camping 

Dormitories

Budget

Mid-range/ comfortable

Luxury and exclusive

We don't have star ratings here - but there are a number of choices, from hotels to guest houses, lodges and camp grounds.

We Tailor - Make Tours

suited to YOU!

What to do in Zambia?

Wild - Wild - Wild

The best spot for your wildlife dreams come true. Game reserves in Zambia host the original walking safari, hot air ballooning, game drives, river safaris, micro-lighting, helicopter... 

Wildlife includes the big 5 but also rare and elusive species such as the Sitatunga, The shoebill stork, the red lechwe and cooksons wilderbeest. 

If you're looking for a remote African Safari - this is the place to build your dream one. 

But let's not forget some other highlights of Zambia.

Tiger fishing, River Cruises & Canoeing 

Victoria falls and the almost endless list of adrenaline and adventure activities like Bungee Jumping, Gorge Swing, White Water Rafting ...

Travel Options in Zambia

Very similar to Malawi - though don't forget Zambia is a lot larger and more remote. some local transport doesnt go to the remote areas and there a few more limited airstrips to fly from place to place. 

most times of the year require 4x4 vehicles to get to remote destinations so car hire or taking a guide is sometimes the best bet. 

Additionally a mixture is good too, transfers, car hire, flights and local transport combined can give you a taste of everything.

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From the luxurious and secluded to the rustic and remote

Camping, basic lodges, rustic bushcamps, exclusive lodges and grand hotels

Zambia accommodation suits every budget for families, romance, individuals and groups! 

Accommodation in Zambia