Sightings, showdowns and safaris at Mvuu – lots to see this winter

From more regular sightings of lions, to large herds of elephants being seen on the banks of the Shire River – sightings at Mvuu Camp and Lodge in Liwonde National Park continue to be action-packed this winter.

Back to the bush with the Shire River Trail in Liwonde National Park

We recently conducted the Shire River Trail for a group of guests at Mvuu Camp and Lodge. The trail is a three-day trek spanning across 30kms of scenic floodplains and Miombo woodlands. Starting at the foot of the Nafiulu Hills, leading up to a 23km hike, and ending with a 7km walk al

Excellent cheetah sightings and elephant viewing at Mvuu – herds of up to 120 spotted

Guests visiting Mvuu Camp and Lodge in Liwonde National Park are being treated to excellent elephant sightings at the moment. This month, guests on boat safaris and transfers were able to see large herds of up to 120 elephants swimming across the Shire River, from the bank at Namandan

Family travel bloggers enjoy stays at Mvuu Camp and Chintheche Inn

This month, we were pleased to host travel blogger Karen Beddow and her family, who visited Mvuu Camp as part of a family holiday in Malawi. Karen Beddow is the founder of Mini Travellers, a multi award-winning family travel blog that collaborates with diverse brands, tourist boards a

Lights off, Stars on at CAWS camps during Earth Hour

On 24th March 2018, at 8.30 PM, the CAWS camp teams across Malawi participated in the annual Earth Hour switch off. Guests and team members alike joined millions of people around the world, who turned off their lights to show their commitment towards taking action against climate chan

‘J&B – A memorable squeeze for three’ a Q&A with Kate

Kate Moore from the Lilongwe Wildlife Trust and her family, recently stayed at the J&B chalets at Mvuu Camp in Liwonde National Park. The chalets were refurbished last year and here’s what Kate had to say about her trip and stay at the chalets:

CAWS Birding Weekend in Liwonde

An article from the WESM newsletter titled 'Bird Fest in Liwonde' by David Scott offers an interesting account of the weekend. Click through to read the article which was written and shared by David Scott:

Mvuu guests treated to a Green Season birding weekend

Last month, we treated our Mvuu Camp & Lodge guests to an exciting Green Season birding weekend, where an array of birding safaris were conducted to explore the numerous bird species that inhabit Liwonde National Park during the rains. During the much-loved Green Season, Liwonde Natio

Interesting animal behaviour during the Green Season

Wildlife enthusiasts interested in watching animals exhibit an array of unique behavioural patterns can do just that on the Nyika Plateau and in Liwonde National Park, during the Green season. Unlike the dry season, the rainy season in Africa ushers in a shift in wildlife dynamics, wh

Photography during the rains

With the start of the rainy season in Malawi, the country comes to life and the landscapes turn to bright hues of green and blue. The air becomes crisp and clear, and the views in and around the Great African Rift become vibrant and seemingly infinite. With the crystal-clear air givin