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

Cycling Holidays in Malawi

Ride in the warm heart of Africa

Cycle Malawi is a cycle tour operator creating inter-active cycling trips in the Warm Heart of Africa, Malawi. From MTB day tours, adventure holidays and cycling inclusive itineraries. Working to promote cycling tourism as a positive force for responsible travel in Malawi. We provide tour planning for a host of different cycle tours from race events, charity challenges to custom-designed cycling trips to support community development projects in partnership with local communities, NGOs and tour operators in Malawi. Whether it be planning for a group of cyclists, logistical ground support, high-quality bike rentals or simply want to have a fun cycling adventure holiday. Contact us for all your cycle enquiries.

Highlights & Destination's

Discover the beautiful national parks of Malawi

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 Guided Packages

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. We’ll book all your accommodation, meals, road transfers and activities. On arrival simply receive all the route information, collect your bike and enjoy cycling one of Africa’s friendliest bike nation with 24/7 mobile support anytime you need us.

Fully Supported Tours

Book additional services and equip your tour with hire support vehicles, guides and mountain bike rentals.   Create fun small group adventures, cycle challenges or active holiday’s. We’ll arrange all your logistical requirements and tailor your requirements for a custom cycling trip. Inclusive of professional guides, 4×4 vehicles, camping equipment and bike rentals. Malawi’s diverse landscapes and beautiful locations offers a wide range of adventure, nature, islands and wildlife to explore

Latest Cycling Holidays

Choose one of these recommend itineraries or easily create your own

Day MTB Tours

We offer scheduled day tours cycling through some of Malawi’s most spectacular scenic trails. Pick up from your lodge and depart for a day filled activities of cycle immersive sights within 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.

Mountain bike woodlands trails
Cycle fine tea plantations & eucalyptus bluegums

Private Guided Tours

Travel Malawi in the comfort of an air-conditioned vehicle with an adventure tour guide. Tailor made trip itineraries inclusive of activities such as cycling, bushwalks & horse-riding. A scenic drive of Malawi’s highlights exploring its diverse landscape, wildlife and scenery with hand picked accommodation, flexible detouring and a selection of day inclusions. Enjoy the wildlife, nature and remote beauty of Malawi with a private custom guided trip.

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 and we can provide additional high quality mountain and road bikes for large group cycle trips in Malawi.

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.