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+ Things to do in Liwonde
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+ – Liwonde National Park
The main attraction in the area, this park is home to a variety of wildlife including elephants, hippos, crocodiles, antelopes, and an array of bird species. You can enjoy game drives, boat safaris on the Shire River, and walking safaris.

+ – Boat Safaris on the Shire River
One of the best ways to see wildlife in Liwonde National Park is by taking a boat safari. You can get up close to hippos, crocodiles, and elephants, and enjoy bird-watching along the riverbanks.

+ – Bird Watching
Liwonde National Park is a haven for bird enthusiasts, with over 300 bird species recorded. Look out for species like the African fish eagle, Pel’s fishing owl, and various kingfishers and herons.

+ – Mvuu Lodge and Camp
Stay at Mvuu Lodge or Mvuu Camp for an immersive safari experience. Both offer comfortable accommodations, guided safaris, and opportunities to learn about the local ecosystem and conservation efforts.

+ – Kuthengo Camp
Another excellent lodging option within Liwonde National Park, Kuthengo Camp offers luxurious tented accommodations and various safari activities.

+ – Cultural Visits
Explore the local culture by visiting nearby villages. Engage with the local communities, learn about their way of life, and experience traditional Malawian hospitality.

+ – Liwonde Township
Spend some time in Liwonde town itself. Visit local markets, interact with the residents, and get a taste of everyday life in this part of Malawi.

+ – Mangochi Forest Reserve
Located not far from Liwonde, this forest reserve offers additional opportunities for hiking, bird-watching, and experiencing the natural beauty of Malawi.

+ – Shire River Fishing
Try your hand at fishing in the Shire River. It’s a relaxing way to enjoy the river and potentially catch some local fish species.

+ – Visit to Zomba Plateau
A bit further afield, the Zomba Plateau offers stunning views, hiking trails, waterfalls, and a chance to see more of Malawi’s diverse landscapes. It’s about a two-hour drive from Liwonde.

+ – Hippo View Lodge
Enjoy a meal or a stay at the Hippo View Lodge, which is situated on the banks of the Shire River and offers beautiful views and opportunities to see wildlife.

Liwonde is a fantastic destination for those looking to experience the natural beauty and wildlife of Malawi. Whether you are exploring the national park, engaging with local culture, or simply relaxing by the river, Liwonde offers a memorable and enriching experience.

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