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Mzuzu Day Tour

1 Day
  • Bus, 4x4 Cruiser
  • 12
  • 65

Overview

Uncover the charms of Mzuzu, the vibrant hub of Northern Malawi, with a captivating day tour that promises a delightful blend of culture, nature, and local experiences.

Highlights

  • Local Cuisine: Indulge in Malawian cuisine at local eateries
  • Friendly Locals: Interact with the warm and welcoming locals.
  • Rayoni Guesthouse Experience: Enjoy a relaxing afternoon at Rayoni Guesthouse
  • Head to the nearby Viphya Highlands for a nature escape.

Itinerary

Begin your day at the bustling Mzuzu Market, a vibrant tapestry of colors and local flavors. Engage with friendly vendors, sample fresh produce, and witness the lively atmosphere.

  1. Morning Exploration: City Tour
    • Begin your day at the bustling Mzuzu Market, a vibrant tapestry of colors and local flavors. Engage with friendly vendors, sample fresh produce, and witness the lively atmosphere.
  2. Mzuzu Sanctuary Tour
    • Explore the sanctuary’s trails, surrounded by indigenous flora and fauna. Engage in birdwatching and relish the peaceful ambiance of this natural retreat.
  3. Mzuzu coffee farm and Factory Tour
    • Delve into the world of coffee with a tour of the Mzuzu Coffee Factory. Learn about the coffee-making process, from bean to cup. Engage in tastings and gain insights into the region’s coffee culture.
  4. Rayoni Guesthouse Experience:
    • Enjoy a relaxing afternoon at Rayoni Guesthouse, situated in the tranquil of Dunduzu. Savor a delicious lunch, unwind amidst nature, and explore the unique accommodations, including traditional mud houses for spiritual imersement.
  5. Craft Shopping:
    • Take a leisurely walk through Mzuzu’s craft markets, where you can purchase handmade souvenirs, local artwork, and traditional Malawian crafts.
  6. Mzuzu Nightlife :
    • As the day transitions to evening, experience the vibrant nightlife of Mzuzu. Visit local hotspots, enjoy live music, and savor the energetic atmosphere of the city after dark.

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 Kathmandu, some packages do include hotel expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency
  • Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How fit do I need to be to do this trip?

You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will too, you can.

How long do we walk in the sanctuary

On average, you walk about 1 to 2 hours per day.

What is the highest altitude reached in this tour?

The highest altitude reached is 4190m. This is the elevation at Nature sanctuary in the Viphya plateaus

What about battery charging and hot shower facilities?

Yes, you can charge batteries en route. Charger should be brought. There are hot shower facilities as well. You may have to pay a certain amount for both ($1-$2). Negotiate. Also, a hot water facility could be free at a lower elevation.

Are there ATMs on the way to the nature Sanctuary ?

No. There are no ATMs on this trek route. You will have to draw enough cash in Pokhara or Kathmandu. There are a number of ATMs in these cities. Everything is paid in Nepali rupees. So money should be exchanged before the start of the trek.

What about internet access?

Yes. The Internet can be accessed in most places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems. The Internet in Nepal is not as fast as you are used to and at times you can just lose connection.

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From MK400 MK350
/ Adult
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/ Child
  • Professional Local Guide
  • Disclaimer: Prices are subject to change to adjustments in economic fructuations and others
  • Bus, 4x4 Cruiser
  • 12
  • 65