+265 888 91 4991 dean@cyclemalawi.org
+265 888 91 4991 dean@cyclemalawi.org

Cycling Holidays & Adventure Tours in Malawi

Ride in the warm heart of Africa

Cycle Malawi is a cycle tour operator creating inter-active cycling adventures in the Warm Heart of Africa, Malawi. From cycling holidays,self guided cycling trips, active adventure holidays and cycling inclusive tailor made itineraries. We provide tour planning and support for a host of different cycle tours including honeymooners, families, and solo travellers. With a range of accommodation, activities and transport options to choose from. We simply make it easier for you to find the information you need and easily book an adventure. We can support and cater for a wide range of travel bookings from charity challenges to custom-designed cycling trip. Our mission is to use cycle tourism as a viable support to community development projects. By bringing visitors closer together to the environment and culture. We believe cycle tourism can be positive forces and bring sustainable travel solutions and possibilities. Our services extend to ensure logistical ground support, high-quality bike rentals and a dedicated team of travel agents working together to bring you the best cycling and active holiday adventures in Africa.

Our vision is to create sustainable adventures that are affordable, interactive and offer the best destinations in Malawi through and active, fun and safe way for all. Contact us today and lets get the conversation going towards planning a unique cycling adventure for you, your friends and family – all welcome in Malawi! one of Africa’s safest and friendliest countries.

HIghlights & Destinations in Malawi

Many more beautiful regions to explore by bike

Lake Malawi

National Park protecting unique endemic species of Cichlid fishes, tropical birds, ancient woodlands and bio-diverse freshwater islands in Lake Malawi.


Premier wildlife park engulfed around the upper shire river. Habitat of Mopane woodlands and river wetlands. Magnificient wildlife breeding & migrant birding
Liwonde National Park

Nyika Plateau

At the heart of Nyika National Park 2000m above sea level are vast networks of trails interconnecting along dams, wild flowers and rolling grasslands.
Self Guide Cycling Trips

Self Guided Cycling Trips

Bring your own bike or rent one of ours- equipped with rear racks, panniers & handlebar bags for luggage. Choose one of our suggested itineraries or create your own custom trip. With friendly transfers, comfortable accommodation, meal plans, and any additional activities all pre-booked. The adventure is left for you to enjoy, with us always being a phone call or WhatsApp message away.O n arrival simply receive all the route information, setup your bike and bon voyage! Enjoy cycling one of Africa’s friendliest bike nation.

Small Group Bike Tours

With a suggested itinerary or tailor made holiday. We provide an air-conditioned backup vehicle, bike rental,  trailer and tour guide driver for all your transport and on route support. Along the way providing refreshment stops and at hand if clients prefer to continue by car. We recommend this for families and groups to allow everyone to join in on the fun. Allows for flexibility to transfer in between places and mobility to explore remote rural areas of Malawi.

Luxury Cycling Holidays

Choose one of these recommend itineraries or easily create your own

Day MTB Tours

We offer scheduled mountain bike day tours cycling through some of Malawi’s most spectacular scenic trails. Pick up from your lodge and depart for a day filled with cycle fun in beautiful preserved natural environments. Hop on a trail mountain bike while a professional cycling guide takes you on a exploration of breath-taking views and a guided cycle experience, usually with packed lunch, cappuccino or tea to end it all off. 

Cycle fine tea plantations & eucalyptus bluegums
Mountain bike woodlands trails


Multi -Day Adventure Tour Packages

Book short stay overnight adventure trips. Active trip itineraries inclusive of gear, meals and adventure guides for a active holiday in some of the most exhilarating and breathtaking destinations in Malawi. From kayaking across the islands of Lake Malawi National Park to trekking across to the highest peak in central Africa hiking Mount Mulanje. Ask about our upcoming adventure packages, add on to your next trip or create your own for an absolute African adventure holiday!

Bike Rentals

For self guided cycling trips, cyclist can rent out a fully equipped bike for collection in Lilongwe or Blantyre. Each bike rental for self guided trips carry additional storage accessories such as the MTX Trunkbag & Lezyne Caddy bags. These are available also for daily, weekly and longer trip rentals. Group rentals are also welcome with our drop & collect service. Easily start and end anywhere in Malawi. All rentals include helmets, spare tubes, repair kits and welcome starter pack (Map, sim card, airtime & data). From as little as $35 per day. Discounts for longer rentals.

Responsible Travel

Part of each trip goes towards helping manage deforestation by supporting sustainable projects created for the living communities and natural habitats that are currently endangered.  Each tour helps contribute towards conservation efforts to build sustainable eco-systems for a socio-economic harmony between man and nature.Riders make a valuable contribution to the community through tourism, with minimal impact on the environment. Leaving behind a positive difference in Malawi.