5 days in Malawi Itinerary

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Fly to Chileka International Airport, Drive to Chikwawa
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Chikwawa
— 1 day
Fly
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Salima
— 1 night
Drive
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Lilongwe
— 1 night
Fly

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Chikwawa — 1 day

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), stroll through Majete Wildlife Reserve.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Chikwawa trip app.

Moscow, Russia to Chikwawa is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time (MSK) to Central Africa Time (CAT) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Moscow in August, expect nights in Chikwawa to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Salima.
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Salima — 1 night

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. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Kuti Wildlife Reserve.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Salima trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Chikwawa to Salima takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Chikwawa in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 22°C in Salima. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to drive to Lilongwe.
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Lilongwe — 1 night

The capital city of Malawi and its largest, Lilongwe serves as an important center of economy and transportation for the area.
On the 25th (Sun), stroll through Lilongwe Wildlife Centre and then ponder the world of politics at Parliament Building.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Lilongwe trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Salima to Lilongwe in 2 hours. On the 25th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.
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Malawi travel guide

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Warm Heart of Africa
To find out how Malawi earned its nickname the "Warm Heart of Africa," just head to one of the country's little villages and ask for a place to stay. The reintroduction of lions in 2012 gave a much-needed boost to Malawi tourism sector, with safaris across the diverse natural landscape increasingly more popular and varied. The Great Rift topography gives the country some of its main scenic features, including one of the continent's largest lakes, a focus of many adventurous Malawi holidays.
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