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Travel and Tourism - Malawi - November 2009

Country Reports are tourism profiles of destination countries.

This report is produced by one of a global network of industry analysts, who provide market-based information as well as detailed, insightful and localised interpretation of the facts and figures.

Each profile contains information on:

  • Tourist arrivals - overnights and expenditure
  • Purpose of visit - business, leisure or VFR
  • Accommodation supply - operating performance
  • Tourism policy - management
  • Transport - access and infrastructure
  • Tourism funding - promotion and future development

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Table of contents

  1. Malawi

    • Introduction

      • Data Sources

        • Background

          • History
            • Geography
            • Attractions

                • Lake Malawi
                  • Lake Malawi National Park
                    • National parks
                      • Nyika National Park
                        • The Malawi/Zambia Nyika National Park-Transfrontier Conservation Area (TFCA)
                          • Liwonde National Park
                            • Chongoni Rock Art Area
                              • Mount Mulanje
                                • Zomba Plateau
                                • Tourism and the Economy

                                    • Figure 1: Tourism receipts, 2003-07*
                                    • Figure 2: Employment in travel and tourism, 2004-08
                                • Arrivals

                                  • International
                                    • Figure 3: International visitor* arrivals by region, 2003-08
                                    • Figure 4: Regional holiday tourist arrivals, 2002-07*
                                  • Domestic
                                    • Figure 5: Departing visitors*, by purpose of entry, 1994-2008
                                • Market Characteristics

                                  • International
                                    • Purpose of visit
                                      • Figure 6: International visitor arrival by purpose of visit, 2001-07*
                                    • Seasonality
                                      • Length of stay
                                        • Domestic
                                        • Transport

                                            • Figure 7: Arrivals by mode of transport, 2004-08
                                          • Air
                                              • Figure 8: Flight costs to Malawi from selected major international cities, 2010*
                                            • Road
                                              • Rail
                                                • Sea
                                                • Accommodation

                                                    • Figure 9: Monthly distribution of hotel rooms and bed occupancy, 2007*
                                                • Tourism News

                                                      • Figure 11: New properties opening in 2010
                                                  • What Next?

                                                      • Mulanje Mountain Biodiversity Conservation Project
                                                        • Figure 12: Trend in tourist visits to Mulanje Mountain, 2002-08*

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                                                    Travel and Tourism - Malawi - November 2009

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