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Best 5 reasons reasons to visit Nkwichi

1. People and culture – “Zikomo” Which means thank you in the local Nyanja language, is the most common word you will encounter here at Nkwichi Lodge. Our staff, are some of the most friendly people you will ever come across in the world. Known for their warm hearted welcoming smiles and general laid back approach will ensure your Nkwichi experience is one you will never forget.

2. Nature – “Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. … There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature — the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter.” Surrounded by the stunning beauty of Miombo woodlands, a stay at Nkwichi Lodge offers proximity to nature. All our hand crafted chalets are in the middle of lush green vegetation. Wake up to nature’s songs, have your morning coffee or tea staring out to picture perfect views and dine under the shade of some stunning trees. Watch the stunning sunsets over the lake with your Malawi gin and tonic.

3. Lake and Beach – Nothing beats relaxing on a beach with a book and a fresh water lake a meter away just in case you need to cool down! Our white, soft sandy beaches set over a stretch of 4 Kms along the shores of Lake Niassa, we offer some of the most secluded beaches in the world over for your ultimate relaxation.

4. Adventure – Planes, automobile, boats and sometimes even trains are just some of the many adventurous ways to get to Nkwichi. Set in remote part of Mozambique, arrival to lodge can only be done by boat. Lake Niassa has been described as having the feel of a sea, waves as high as two meters only enhances this! Surf, dive, kayak, paddle are just some of the many adventures you can experience on the lake.

5. Uniqueness and remoteness – In this day and age of technology, it is hard to switch off from everything, be it work, friends or family! Here the only wireless connection is the one to the nature! Nkwichi offers the perfect balance if you want to get away from the hustle and bustle on the modern world. Whether it is camping in the wilderness, relaxing on the beach or learning about a new culture, Nkwichi offers a unique experience set in a remote stunning setting.