Tribes has been sending travellers to Malawi since 1998 and we know it really well. We appreciate feedback from our clients whether it’s good or bad (thankfully it’s nearly always excellent!). We publish all the reviews we receive on our website. Below a some of the ‘Overall Comment’ from our travellers who’ve completed the feedback for us. We hope this helps you get a better view of whether to trust us with your holiday. Please click on the names for the full review from that client.
We’d love to hear from you if you would like our help to plan a trip to Malawi.
Time: GMT +2 hours
Flight time: International flights to Malawi are either with Kenya Airways (via Nairobi) or South African Airways (via Johannesburg) then to Lilongwe or Blantyre.
Language: English is the official language but not widely used in rural areas. Chichewa is commonly used.
Visas: Not needed for most nationalities but check with your embassy. You need a Mozambique visa for Nkwichi Lodge.
Health: No vaccinations are compulsory but some are recommended. Yellow Fever certificate required for Nkwichi Lodge (Mozambique). See your GP for advice.