Malawi

Sponsored Ads Advertise here
  • Need a break? Let us take you on a journey into Africa. Visit various Safari destinations.
    View Website
    Journey into Africa
  • Safari, Tour, Family Holiday, or just a get away? Book one of our fantastic tours with a Canopy Caravan
    View Website
    Canopy Caravan

General Information | Useful Information | Parks | Back to Map


Useful Tips

Malawi is a small country with a lot of attractions for the visitor. Whether visiting the clear waters of Lake Malawi or the lush grasslands of the northern plateaus, visitors will be treated to a warm welcome. Keep these tips in mind to make sure that your trip is without any unexpected surprises.

Accommodation
Hotels and lodges are well-appointed, but do not expect more than 3 or 4 star by Western standards.
Many places close during the rainy season or prices may be heavily discounted in rainy season.

Entry
A valid passport (dates valid up to six months after date of departure) and a return ticket is required to the enter the country.
A visa is required by all foreign nationals.
Nationals of the following countries, do not need a visa: all Commonwealth Countries, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Holland, Iceland, Norway, Portugal, Sweden and the USA.
No specific inoculation requirements exist but visitors are urged to check with physicians about suggested inoculations.
 
General Information
Electricity is 220-240V 50 Hz with UK 3-pin square pins.
Time Zone is Greenwich Mean Time 2 all year round.
Official language is English.
Even though the people are poor, resist the temptation to hand out gifts or charity as fights amongst the people may ensue for the 'gift'.

Health
Malaria is a problem, especially in the rainy season and around the lake. Check with your tour operator and remember to use prophylactics.
Do not drink the water. Drink only bottled water.
Do not buy food from street vendors or eat food that has not been properly cooked or peeled.

Money
The local currency is the Malawi Kache.
Money can be exchanged at airports or banks.
Credit cards are accepted in some locations.
It is recommended that visitors carry small denominations of US dollars with them instead of exchanging their currency as many locations except it as legal tender.

 

© 2009 Africa Safari
 

Journey into Africa tours and safaris are famous for being affordable, fun, providing once in a lifetime safari adventures and safaris that dreams are made of.. With African Journeys from Journey into Africa you are spoiled for choice when choosing your Africa Safari.

  Visit our website for amazing Tours and Safaris:
  Africa Safari
Botswana Safari

Kruger National Park Safari
Victoria Falls Tour
Africa Wildlife Safari
Africa Honeymoon Destinations
Safari Accommodation
Safari Packages
 

African Sky Safaris & Tours is a South African Tour Operator. We have over the years hosted a great number of international visitors on private guided tours in South Africa and safaris in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia and Zambia. We are committed to providing our clients with exceptional service both from the office and while on safari or tour. 

  Read more about our South Africa Tours & Tours Africa:
  South Africa Tours
South Africa Safari

South Africa Honeymoon
South Africa Travel
Africa Tours
South Africa Tour Operator
Kruger National Park Tour
Family Tour

Quick Links

Botswana
Kenya
Malawi
Mozambique
Namibia
South Africa
Tanzania
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Useful Information
Tips

Hunting Tips

Intoweb Network

Intoweb Group
Gauteng Search Engine
Small Business Search
IntoJobs
Intoweb UK
Intoweb Australia
Internet College
MiniMBA Online Course
LibreOffice Training
OpenOffice Information

Website Marketing Network

Intoweb Search Engine Optimization
Google Adwords Management
Intoweb Promotions
Intoweb Provider Directory
Internic
Construction Portal
IntoJewellery
IntoTravel
Africa Safari
Pressdesk
Affiliates
Affiliate Articles
Affiliate Info

Intranet Network

Intoweb Business
Intranet Development
Website Development
HR Solutions
Financial Solutions
Sports Management
E-learning
Eduskill Learner Management
HR Centre
HR Pad
Intranet Resources
Intranet Systems

Affiliates & Sponsors

South Africa Tours
South Africa Safari
Journey into Africa Safaris
Diamond Source
ET Summit
Hudson and Knight
Approved Loans
Debt Consolidation Loans
Intratec
Florad
SNG Security
D&K Management Consultants
Bodyguard Protection Services
Training Courses
Trennplast
Progress Office
Laboratory Equipment
Canopy Caravan
Trademark Search