Sustainable travel that makes a difference – an overview of our CAWS operation

As this year's World Tourism Day calls us to focus on the theme 'Sustainable Tourism for Development,' here's an overview of how we have tried to ensure the sustainability of our CAWS operation, so as to contribute to the development of the country’s economic, social and environmental

Sangwala Trail launched in Nyika National Park

Guests visiting Chelinda Camp and Lodge can now sign up for the Sangwala Trail – a three-day fully-catered trek that spans across 43kms of lush montane grasslands and woodlands. “Sangwala,” the name of the trail is derived from a combination of the names of the two overnight camps – S

CAWS extends support to the Lilongwe Wildlife Trust’s annual World Environment Day Quiz

Each year, the Lilongwe Wildlife Trust conducts a series of wildlife quiz events on World Environment Day. This year’s quiz featured contestants from 13 local schools, resulting in a tight competition. Lilongwe Private School emerged as the winner of the grand prize as well as an addi

Fresh new image collections for Mvuu & Mumbo by Juliet Lemon

We’ve refreshed our image library with lots of great photos by Juliet Lemon Photography. Juliet spent some time at our camps and a few other properties across Malawi, where she captured an array of striking photographs that beautifully portray the properties and their offering, as wel

Chelinda Lodge and Chelinda Camp receive prestigious Tusker Awards

Central African Wilderness Safaris is pleased to announce that both of its properties located in Nyika National Park - Chelinda Camp and Chelinda Lodge, have secured individual awards in two distinct categories in the prestigious Tusker Awards programme hosted by Safari Index.

Extremely rare Caspian Terns spotted in Liwonde – a first for Malawi

In late January, we recorded our first-ever (reported) sighting of Caspian Terns in Malawian skies, and since then, the extremely rare bird species has been paying us periodic surprise visits.

Samuel Chihana secures #20 ranking on tourHQ’s list of top 100 guides in the world

CAWS guide Samuel Lenard Chihana recently secured the number 20 ranking in tourHQ’s Global Guide Awards 2017 programme, which recognizes the world’s top 100 guides every year.

Central African Wilderness Safaris launches a ‘Tree with Every Trip’

Central African Wilderness Safaris (CAWS), a leading travel and ecotourism company in Malawi has launched its latest green initiative – a ‘Tree with Every Trip’, to provide agents and guests with the opportunity to reduce the environmental impact of their travels.