Mumbo Island is situated in Lake Malawi National Park, the first Park in the world set aside for the protection of freshwater fish. It is a remote and untouched tropical island offering peace and tranquility combined with spectacular views and exciting activities on the blue waters of Lake Malawi. The National Park offers some of the best freshwater scuba diving on the planet and the best snorkelling on the Lake.
Lake Malawi is famous for its abundance and diversity of fish life and holds a greater array of freshwater fish species than any other lake on Earth. The focus at Mumbo Island Camp is on non-motorised water sports, which makes the camp ideal for active guests and outdoor enthusiasts. The most popular activities here are snorkelling and diving (Mumbo is a PADI registered resort, offering beginner, advanced and specialty courses, as well as gear hire and casual dives), swimming, kayaking, and bird-watching. Guests have the option of boating or paddling, or exploring the island's freshwater Rift Valley lake. Birders can enjoy the abundant African Fish-Eagles amongst others; and snorkellers can view enormous numbers of the cichlid fish species. These small, colourful fish have adapted to so many variations that they are considered of comparable importance to the Galapagos finches in the study of evolution.
Makuzi Beach Lodge offers a remote and private hideaway in a heavenly setting overlooking the breathtaking Lake Malawi. Makuzi Beach Lodge welcomes families with children and offers a wide range of water and land activities.
Chintheche Inn is a small, comfortable lodge situated on Lake Malawi offering a variety of activities, as well as, comfortable accommodation ideal for families or small groups of friends traveling together.
Pumulani Lodge is the ideal holiday destination and offers something for everyone; whether guests are looking for a tranquil retreat where they can simply relax and enjoy the remarkable natural scenery or whether they prefer an active holiday.
Kaya Mawa Lodge on Lake Malawi has been ranked as one of the most romantic destinations on the planet; with its crystal clear waters, remarkable natural surroundings and cosy thatch cottages it offers the ideal setting for a perfect honeymoon or a private retreat.
Enjoy a 10 night classic tour of Malawi where you will transferred to your destinations via coach. Soak up the sun of the tranquil Lake Malawi, game spot in Liwonde National Park and Majete, uncover the marvels of the lush tea plantation region of the Shire Highlands; and get to know Malawi!
This is itinerary is ideal for sun seekers and waterbabies. Stay on an uninhabited island in the middle of Lake Malawi, spend days in beach villas on the shores of the lake and explore the tropical fish of the southern regions of Malawi. The perfect way to spend 6 nights.
Madzi Kuwala is the ideal lakeside retreat to enjoy with friends and family. Sleeping up to 13 people the villa has been tastefully furnished and, although the property is self catered, there are staff at hand to prepare meals and help tidy up.
Close to the town of Mangochi, The Makokola Retreat, previously Club Makokola, is a thatched resort built beside a 600m-long golden beach on Lake Malawi's southern shores.offering activities that include sailing, boating and scuba diving on Lake Malawi.