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

Mvuu guests enjoy regular cheetah sightings and spot rare kill

Following our last update on the translocation of four cheetahs to Liwonde National Park in May, our guests are now being treated to regular sightings, with several back-to-back cheetah sightings reported in a single day, as well as an extremely rare sighting of one of the male cheeta

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.

Travel with CAWS and reduce your impact on the planet

When you travel with Central African Wilderness Safaris, you can rest assured that we are doing our part to reduce our impact on the planet, so your holiday and journey will be a truly “green getaway”. Here are a few ways that we make our operation more environmentally-friendly:

CAWS guests enjoy the Green Season in Liwonde and Nyika

The Green Season is one of the most interesting times to travel across Malawi and visit its key national parks. Guests who visited Liwonde National Park and Nyika National Park during the Green Season have been treated to an array of interesting sightings.

Central African Wilderness Safaris earns 2016 TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence for Mvuu Camp and Mvuu Lodge

Central African Wilderness Safaris today announced that both of its properties in Liwonde National Park – Mvuu Camp and Mvuu Lodge, have received TripAdvisor® Certificates of Excellence for 2016.

CAWS guests set up local school in Nyika to support the community

Chelinda Primary School has been continuously developed and upgraded thanks to the generous contributions of several CAWS guests. Their efforts have helped to provide many students in the remote wilderness location of Nyika with access to an education and a more suitable learning envi