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Livingstone Sailing Safari

  • Safari Information
  • - Departure; Scheduled and tailor-made departure dates
  • - Duration; 12 Days / 11 Nights
  • - Lodging; 38 foot catamaran
  • - Group Size; Minimum 2
  • - Note: Travel insurance is compulsory for all safaris
Day 1: Club Makokola
- Charter flight from Lilongwe to Club Makokola landing strip
- The yacht Mufasa will be moored outside the hotel
- Meet the crew for drinks
- Dinner and overnight at Club Makokola lakeshore hotel

Day 2: Monkey Bay
- After breakfast, go on board the yacht "Mufasa" and set sail via Chirombo Bay
- Stop off for a refreshing swim or snorkel at Mzinzi Bay, crystal clear waters and an abundance of brightly colored tropical fish, known as Cichlids, unique to Lake Malawi
- Overnight at anchor on the yacht

Day 3: Danforth Lodge
- Sail to Monkey Bay
- Stop in to view the vessels in the harbor
- Head through the Ilala gap to Cape Maclear
- Arrive mid morning at Danforth Yachting luxury lodge in Cape Maclear. Watersports, sailing and activities all available
- Overnight at Danforth Yachting lodge

Day 4: Mumbo Island
- Transfer to Kayak Africa's camp on Mumbo island
- Kayak, snorkel, swim, relax. Beautiful surroundings, comfortable accommodation in large, furnished safari tents on thatched wooden decks overlooking the lake
- Rustic yet luxurious

Day 5: Chiofu Bay
- The beautiful yacht "Mufasa" will collect you from Mumbo Island to start the journey sailing north
- Sail to Chiofu Bay and set up dinner on the beach
- Enjoy a beach barbeque under the African stars
- Overnight on Mufasa at anchor in the bay

Day 6: Palmeiros
- Set sail north on Mufasa
- Arrive at the area known as Palmeiros
- Lush palm trees line this interesting bay on the Mozambique coast of Lake Malawi
- Anchor down for the night
- Overnight on board Mufasa

Day 7: Nkwichi Lodge (Mozambique)
- Sail to Nkwichi Lodge in Mozambique
- Customs and immigration formalities will be arranged at the lodge
- Squeaky white sand, uniquely constructed rooms and custom made local furniture give this lodge charm and character
- Overnight at Nkwichi lodge on full board basis, excluding drinks

Day 8: Likoma Island
- Go back on board Mufasa and set sail to Likoma Island
- Overnight at Kaya Mawa. Fairy tale stone cottages in a romantic setting make this an island paradise
- Full board basis at Kaya Mawa

Day 9: Chizimulu Island
- Sail to Chizimulu Island
- Swim, snorkel, scuba dive
- Take a walk all the way around this quaint island
- Enjoy a drink at the backpackers bar
- Overnight on board "Mufasa"

Day 10: Nkhata Bay
- Sail from Chizimulu Island to Nkhata Bay
- Take in the sights and sounds of this bustling, vibrant little port
- Take a walk through the streets enjoying some curio shopping
- Have a meal at a café in the bay
- Overnight on board "Mufasa" at anchor

Day 11: Makuzi Beach
- Depart Nkhata Bay and sail south to arrive at Makuzi Beach lodge at Bandawe point
- Lunch on shore with the crew. Bid farewell to Mufasa as she sets sail back south
- Spend the night at Makuzi Beach enjoying great meals, water sport, rest and relaxation

Day 12: Safari Ends
- After breakfast, a road transfer to Chinteche landing strip
- Take a charter flight from Chinteche to Lilongwe

  • Safari Includes
  • - 11 nights accommodation and all meals
  • - Yacht charter
  • - Airport transfers
  • - Charter flight Lilongwe to Club Mak
  • - Charter flight Chinteche to Lilongwe
  • - Four games drives and services of a guide included
  • - Use of snorkeling and fishing equipment on the yacht
  • - Watersports at Danforth lodge
  • Safari Excludes
  • - Bottled cool drinks, beer, wine and spirits
  • - Visa fees if applicable
  • - Scuba diving
  • - Motorized watersports at lodges other than Danforth Yachting

  • Tailor-Made: Rates On Request
  • Per person sharing
  • Rates are in US Dollars
  • *Rates may vary according to season
  • Flights (return);
  • UK - MW; from £ 865
  • USA - MW; from $ 1750
  • EUR - MW; from € 1035
  • Subject to availability & T&C's

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