Majete Wildlife Reserve
Undiscovered by tourists, Majete Wildlife Reserve is a true wilderness. Located in the south of Malawi, Majete encompasses an area of 173,000 acres made up of mature miombo woodlands and granite topped hills that contrast with picturesque river valleys and lush riverine forest. For connoisseurs of wildlife many exciting encounters lie in store. Regularly viewed game being elephant, buffalo, lion, leopard, rare black rhino, eland, sable, nyala, bushbuck, kudu, Lichtensteins hartebeest, waterbuck, impala, suni, grysbok, klipspringer, yellow baboon, vervet monkey, thick-tailed bush baby, bushpig, warthog, dwarf mongoose, porcupine, spotted hyena, serval, genet and civet. This is the only Big Five reserve in Malawi!
Mkulumadzi Lodge is on the banks of the Shire River just a few miles from where it plunges into the Kapichira Falls. Surrounded by 17,300 acres of private concession, Mkulumadzi enjoys an idyllic location at the confluence of two rivers shaded by giant leadwood trees. It is the perfect blend of splendid isolation and first-class facilities.