Departing from Blantyre, riders diverge through the scenic landscapes of Malawi’s southern highlights from mountain forestry, wildlife wilderness and crystal lakeside freshwaters. Explore the winding woodland trails of Zomba’s Plateau rising 1800m above sea level. Immerse in the dramatic wildlife contrasts of wet grassy marshlands Liwonde’s National Park where abundant wildlife and birding can be discovered laying in the flatlands, meander along the tranquil shire river into the Cape Maclear Nature reserve and discover the gateway to Lake Malawi’s deserted islands for a refreshing visit on pristine & unpopulated islands. Longer route intervals offering comfortable long distance riding through the upper shire river valley escarpment. Spans around the Zomba Plateau descending down into Liwonde across the dipping lowlands of the southern lake shore. Scenic views of mountains capering the horizon and beautiful stretches of countryside ending to lakeside sunsets and freshwater deserted islands.
Elevation 1366 m 1955 m
Climate: COOL DRY SEASON