Best Time To Visit Malawi

When to go:

November – March is hot and wet, April – August is moderate and dry and September – October is hot and dry.

Getting there:

Kenya Airways fly’s daily via Nairobi

Ethiopia Airways fly’s daily via Addis

South African Airways fly’s 5 time a week from Johannesburg

Flight time is 13-16 hours depending on route. 

Local flights:

Proflight from Zambia 3 flights a week to Lilongwe

Ulendo Airlink has 2 flights a day between Lilongwe and Likoma Island, daily flights to Mfuwe in Zambia, and 3 flights a week to the south of Malawi for easy access to Majete Game Reserve. In 2015 clients will be able to fly from the southern region direct to Likoma Island. 

Health:

Malaria

Yellow Fever though Malawi is not a yellow fever risk country, a vaccination is required if travelling through an airport of a country that has yellow fever. (Kenya and Ethiopia)

Visa:

British nationals do not need a visa in advance to visit Malawi for tourism. Visitors are usually granted a 30-day tourist visa free of charge on arrival.

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