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Liwonde National Park
Liwonde National Park
Liwonde National Park
Liwonde National Park
Liwonde National Park

Liwonde, a resurrected wildlife success story

A natural, diverse wildlife haven

...where sunsets look amazing.

A lush environment with diverse biomes

... supports healthy varied wildlife populations

Liwonde National Park

Google map of Liwonde National Park

Map of Liwonde National Park

Liwonde National Park reference map

Google map of Liwonde

Trips visiting Liwonde

Just ideas, we'll always tailor-make a trip for you


Orange Cap Cichlid Safari

7 days • 2 locations • 1 country

Combine a safari in the lush and resurgent Liwonde National Park with down time at an island eco-retreat in the middle of Lake Malawi. A great way to explore Malawi.

Visiting Lakeshore, Liwonde

US$3,790 - US$4,830 per person

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Utaka Cichlid Safari

10 days • 3 locations • 1 country

Explore two of Malawi's safari parks - Majete Wildlife Reserve and Liwonde National Park - before finishing your trip with some beach time: relaxing, snorkelling and sailing in Lake Malawi National Park.

Visiting Lakeshore, Majete and 1 other area

US$4,080 - US$5,680 per person

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Where to stay in Liwonde

Our suggestions for places to stay in Liwonde National Park

Mvuu Wilderness Lodge

Mvuu Lodge

Mvuu Lodge is a very comfortable lodge on the Shire River in the Liwonde National Park, offering boat, walking and driving safaris.

100% (9 reviews)
Mvuu Camp

Mvuu Camp

Mvuu Camp is a comfortable family-friendly camp on the banks of the Shire River. If offers boat, walking and driving safaris.

90% (6 reviews)
Kuthengo Camp

Kuthengo Camp

Kuthengo Camp is a small, relatively new bushcamp on a bend of the Shire River, under shady fever trees and baobabs. It's a quality operation run by a professional team with a good track record, so is already a reliably good option in Liwonde.

80% (3 reviews)

Our travellers’ wildlife sightings in Liwonde

This is their success for sightings in Liwonde National Park.
Click on a species for more detail. How we work this out.


100% success


100% success


100% success

Sable antelope

100% success


100% success


60% success


40% success

Roan antelope

40% success


20% success

Spotted Hyena

20% success

Black Rhino

0% success


0% success


0% success


0% success

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