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

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.

Photography Workshops at Mvuu Camp & Lodge

Guests visiting Mvuu Camp and Lodge in Liwonde National Park, can now sign up for photography workshops, which are being conducted by international field guide Frank Weitzer who has a keen eye and knack for wildlife photography. These workshops will be running until mid-June and cost

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.

CITW Training & Awareness Sessions Kick Off

A specialised training session for CITW’s Eco-Club coordinators and teachers took place this month at Mvuu Camp and Chintheche Inn. A total of 16 team members benefited from the training, which highlighted the CITW curriculum and three core modules that were developed by the Lilongwe