5 days in Malawi Itinerary

5 days in Malawi Itinerary

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5 days in Malawi Itinerary

Start: Moscow
Fly + Drive:  25​h
1
Chikwawa
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Salima
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Lilongwe
— 1 night
Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: Moscow

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day
Chikwawa

Chikwawa ©
Chikwawa is a town with a population of approximately 12,000 located in the Southern Region of Malawi on the west bank of the Shire River. On the 23rd (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Majete Wildlife Reserve.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Chikwawa trip maker site .

Moscow, Russia to Chikwawa is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Moscow to Chikwawa due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Moscow in August, you will find days in Chikwawa are somewhat warmer (31°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time for travel to Salima.

Things to do in Chikwawa

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Majete Wildlife Reserve ©
Majete Wildlife Reserve

1
night
Salima

Salima ©
Salima may refer to:People Salima Aga Khan (born 1940), ex-wife of Prince Karim Aga Khan Salima Ghezali (born 1958), an Algerian journalist and writer Salima Hamouche (born 1984), an Algerian volleyball player Salima Hashmi, a Pakistani artist and writer Salima Ikram (born 1965), a Pakistani archaeologist Salima Machamba (1874–1964), a sultan of Mohéli Salima Murad (c. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Kuti Wildlife Reserve.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Salima online journey builder .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Chikwawa to Salima takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Chikwawa in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Salima, with lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Lilongwe.

Things to do in Salima

Parks Wildlife
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Kuti Wildlife Reserve ©
Kuti Wildlife Reserve

1
night
Lilongwe

Lilongwe ©
The capital city of Malawi and its largest, Lilongwe serves as an important center of economy and transportation for the area.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lilongwe Wildlife Centre, then ponder the world of politics at Parliament Building, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Lilongwe trip itinerary planning website .

Getting from Salima to Lilongwe by car takes about 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lilongwe

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Lilongwe Wildlife Centre ©
Lilongwe Wildlife Centre
Safaris
Parliament Building ©
Parliament Building

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