This 5-day trip is ideal for active couples looking for an authentic beach resort getaway in a completely unheard-of location: tropical Lake Malawi. Lake Malawi has all the ingredients for the ideal island retreat, plus more, including silky golden sands, hundreds of colorful fish, deep rainforest flora, and a range of activities. You will have a peaceful stay at The Makokola Retreat, a relaxed seaside resort that provides a wide selection of activities and adventures, from luxurious spa days and romantic sunset cruises to water skiing, snorkeling, and exciting watersports.

Tour highlights

  • Arrive in Malawi & transfer to Lake Malawi
  • Explore paradise of Malawi beach
  • Depart for Lilongwe

    Price Includes:

  • Park fees
  • All mentioned activities
  • Full board accommodation
  • Service of a professional driver/guide
  • Transportation in 4 x4 Safari vehicles
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Airport transfers
  • Meals
  • Bottled drinking water

    Price Excludes:

  • International flights
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips
  • (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items like Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Some meals not included on itinerary
  • Laundry

Itinary in details

Today you will be met at Lilongwe International Airport and transferred to The Makokola Retreat, an enchanting lakeside retreat. The resort is located on the southern tip of Lake Malawi, and the drive takes like three hours. Upon arrival, settle into your cozy Beach Room, which comes equipped with a king-sized bed or twin beds as well as a private bathroom with a shower and a bathtub. You will have a nice sun deck outside with cozy chairs.

The Makokola Retreat will provide all meals, a few drinks, and a few activities throughout your stay. You will have these two days to yourself to enjoy the many experiences on offer, to relax on a plush daybed, or to check into the spa for complete luxury and treatment. Boating, sailing, snorkeling, canoeing, and motorized watersports such as water skiing are some of water-based activities to enjoy. For those with a greater interest in culture, there are many historical tours and village visits available. For those who prefer the outdoors, there are guided walks and birding excursions. Tennis courts, a sizable swimming pool, and the resort’s immediate neighbor, the Mlambe Golf Course, are all available to athletes.

Bid adieu to the lovely Lake Malawi and board your return minibus journey to Lilongwe International Airport to make arrangements for your next destination.

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