Escape to Africa for this 10 night holiday combining a stylish safari and cocktails on Lake Malawi. Start your adventure at the banks of the Luangwa River at Kafunta River Lodge.
Enjoy sweeping views from the river deck with visiting munching hippos, bathing elephants and a host of birds you can eat in style as you watch the visitors! Head down river to your remote bushcamp where you can discover the excitement of a walking safari and sleep out under the stars. Hidden amongst the trees enjoy your secluded romantic bush immersion.
From the bush to the beach you will head over to Lake Malawi to stay at the stunning Blue zebra Island lodge. Enjoy sundowners by the infinity pool, kayak round the exotic island and most of all enjoy luxury in complete paradise. From the views of the lake from your four poster bed, to the animals and birds along exploration trail, the incredible food and friendly service to the sounds of the waves as you fall asleep.
Upon arrival at Mfuwe Airport, your Kafunta guide will greet you and transfer you to Kafunta. Kafunta is in a fantastic location overlooking a game-rich floodplain adjacent to the Luangwa River and the South Luangwa National Park.
Kafunta River Lodge is said by many to be one of the best wildlife viewing points in Africa. After a day of game drives, you will be able to relax around the campfire and share stories of your game drive experience.
After breakfast, it’s time to go deeper into the bush to Three Rivers Camp. Three Rivers Camp is located approximately 2 hours South of Kafunta River Lodge.
Three Rivers Camp is the latest addition to the Kafunta Safaris’ portfolio and is set at the confluence of the Luangwa, Kapamba and Lusangazi Rivers in South Luangwa, Zambia. The stylish tents lay under shady sausage trees and are facing either the Luangwa River or the game-rich lagoon.
Three Rivers Camp is exquisitely intimate with only 5 spacious tents, elegantly decorated with natural materials and earthy hues. They have large gauzed windows embracing extensive views of the Luangwa River and the nearby lagoon. Each tent has its own wooden deck with comfy chairs to enjoy the surrounding vistas.
Following two nights deep in the bush, it’s time to return to Kafunta for one night before heading to Malawi.
After breakfast it’s time to hit the road and head to Salima, it’s approximately a 7-hour drive from South Luangwa. From Salima, there is a boat transfer to the island which takes about 20 minutes.
Blue Zebra Island Lodge is tucked away on Nankoma Island, a part of the Marelli Island archipelago. During your time on the island, you will be able to enjoy drinks by the pool, soak in the sun on the beach, snorkel and discover the Blue Zebra Cichlids, and even play badminton.
The Island is renowned for its dazzling array of bird life, you will find yourself on an unspoilt island paradise, surrounded by nature and luxury.
Sadly it is time to go home, your Malawian Style guide will meet you in Salima and drive you back to Lilongwe International Airport.
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