Lake Malawi & Victoria Falls
Lake Malawi & Victoria Falls
This is an itinerary you won’t find anywhere else! The perfect African overland journey for those that have little or no experience in the continent. Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe are safe, beautiful and have incredibly friendly locals. We will experience wildlife at its best in numerous parks and safari opportunities, slow down in Lake Malawi, arguably the most stunning in the World, and finish in the bustling chaos of Lusaka. To finish this one in a life-time overland journey, the majestic Victoria Falls. The Lake Malawi & Victoria Falls Expedition has it all and it will rarely be repeated again! SAY YES now!
Day 1: Dar Es Salaam to Mikumi NP. We stop on the way at a rock art UNESCO site and enjoy an evening game drive safari and evening at the lodge.
Day 2: Mikumi to Mbeya. Road day crossing the beautiful landscapes of Southern Tanzania. We’ll stop at villages, tribes and make the most of our day.
Day 3: Cross to Malawi and Nkhata Bay. Our first contact with the stunning Lake Malawi.
Day 4: Day at Lake Malawi. We’ll slow down, and explore the lake shores on boat and on foot.
Day 5: Nkhata Bay to South Luangwa NP. We cross into Zambia and head to the best safari action in the country.
Day 6: South Luangwa NP. Safaris and lodges gallore.
Day 7: Road to Lusaka and exploring the capital in the afternoon, with boda boda fun, market chaos and a farewell dinner.
Day 8: Journey to Victoria Falls. We will drive out early in the morning and reach this majestic waterfall, the most stunning in the World, in the afternoon. We will explore the Zambian side, and Devil’s Pool before sunset. Overnight at a lodge near the Zambezi.
Day 9: Victoria Falls. Full day at the Falls, with optional activities like Heli flights and bungee jumping, or relaxing by the lodge in the Zambezi, and heading to the Zimbabwe side of the Falls in the afternoon. We will sleep in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe that night.
Day 10: Fly out.
AccomodationShared twin room in 3/4-star lodges or hotels.
GuidesExpert local guides and fixer.
TransportPrivate vehicles, fuel and drivers.
Visa SupportWe'll help you get the visa as we go! You dont need to worry about any of them, or applying in any Embassy.
Contribution to local communitiesWe try to create an impact contributing to every local community we visit.
Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia Zimbabwe are visa on arrival or offer evisas for most nationalities.
Wander Expedition doesn’t book flights for you and is ultimately not responsible for your flight connection, but we can offer guidance and support when you research the best options for you. We recommend you fly at least a day early into Dar es Salaam, on October 14th.
These three countries are very safe and we have the best local connections to ensure a hassle free journey along these otherwise very difficult land borders.
You won’t this itinerary anywhere else! The Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe Expedition is perfect if you are looking for a first overland adventure in Africa or have never experienced a trip in the African continent. It includes safaris, Lake Malawi and Victoria Falls.
how to join?
If you want to be one of the fortunate people selected for our Lake Malawi & Victoria Falls Expedition:
- Make sure the dates work with you before you start the selection process.
- SAY YES and complete our online application form below.
- Once you’ve applied and signed up to Wander Expedition, we’ll update you as you move on in the selection process. Check your Spam folder regularly in case the automated emails go there!