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Karonga – Livingstonia Historical Tour

3 Days
  • Bus, Aircraft
  • Eco-Camps and Lodges
  • 5,416 metres
  • Mzuzu
  • Feb, Mar, Apr & summer
  • Historical, Scenic, Eco-Tour, Hiking, Boating
  • All meals during the trek
  • English, Spanish, French, Chinese
  • 18
  • 54

overview

Departure from Mzuzu: Begin your adventure from Mzuzu, the vibrant capital of Northern Malawi. Scenic Drive: Enjoy a scenic drive towards Karonga, absorbing the picturesque landscapes along the way.

Highlights

  • Cultural & Museum Centre Karonga
  • Lake Malawi experience
  • Local agriculture practices
  • Scenic Drive to Karonga through Chiweta

Itinerary

Morning:

  • Depart from Mzuzu Airport on A bus/4×4 Cruiser with a professional guide.
  • Embark on a picturesque journey through the newly constructed road from Rumphi to Livingstonia, enjoying the scenic beauty of the landscape.

Afternoon:

  • Reach Livingstonia and delve into a historical tour, exploring significant sites and landmarks.
  • Learn about the rich history of the area, including its cultural and architectural heritage.

Evening:

  • Check into Mushroom Camp, nestled in the serene surroundings of Livingstonia.
  • Enjoy dinner at the camp and unwind after a day of exploration.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Morning:

  • Wake up to a refreshing breakfast at Mushroom Camp.
  • Begin the descent down the Golodi road to Chitimba, absorbing the changing landscapes.

Afternoon:

  • Arrive in Karonga and embark on an exploration of the town.
  • Visit cultural sites, historical landmarks, and engage with the local community.
  • Enjoy lunch at a local eatery, savoring traditional cuisines.

Evening:

  • Check into a Lake Resort in Karonga, offering a comfortable stay.
  • Dinner at the resort with stunning views of Lake Malawi under the night sky.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Morning:

  • Relish a delicious breakfast at the Lake Resort.
  • Take a ferry from Karonga to Nkhatabay, providing an immersive experience with the beauty of Lake Malawi.

Afternoon:

  • Enjoy the scenic views during the ferry ride, capturing the essence of Lake Malawi.
  • Arrive in Nkhatabay and commence the journey back to Mzuzu.
  • Reach Mzuzu and depart from Mzuzu Airport, concluding the memorable expedition.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Cost

The Cost Includes

  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Transportation to and from!!
  • Food all along the trip(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and a cup of coffee or tea) and accommodations during the trip in hotels with family environment
  • Transportation, food, accommodation and insurance of Guide during the trip
  • Down jacket, all-season sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map(in case if you don’t have your own. Down jacket, sleeping bag and duffel bag must be returned after completion of the trip)
  • First Aid Medical Kit(Your guide will carry the Medical Kit but we also advise to bring yourself for your own use, as far as possible)
  • All the required permits and paperwork

The Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Visa Charges
  • Hotel Expenses(In Mushroom camp, some packages do include accomodation expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations in Karonga
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency
  • Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What should I expect during the historical tour in Livingstonia?

The historical tour in Livingstonia provides insights into the area’s past, showcasing cultural and architectural landmarks. Expect to visit notable sites with knowledgeable guides.

What accommodations are available in Livingstonia?

Mushroom Camp offers comfortable lodging in Livingstonia, providing a unique and tranquil experience in the heart of nature.

How long is the ferry ride from Karonga to Nkhatabay?

The ferry ride duration varies, but you can expect to enjoy several hours of scenic views and relaxation during the journey across Lake Malawi.

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/ Adult
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/ Child
  • Professional Local Guide
  • Disclaimer: Prices are subject to change to adjustments in economic fructuations and others
  • Bus, Aircraft
  • Eco-Camps and Lodges
  • 5,416 metres
  • Mzuzu
  • Feb, Mar, Apr & summer
  • Historical, Scenic, Eco-Tour, Hiking, Boating
  • All meals during the trek
  • English, Spanish, French, Chinese
  • 18
  • 54