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This report looks at the following areas:

  • What is the current situation for tourism in Malawi?
  • Who travels to and within Malawi, why and for how long?
  • How do they travel and where do they stay?
  • How much has inbound tourism to Malawi been affected by external events?
  • What does the future of tourism look like in Malawi?

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  1. Malawi: Key Facts

    • Introduction

      • Data Sources

        • Background

          • History
            • Geography
            • Attractions

                • Lake Malawi and its islands
                  • National parks, wildlife and forest reserves
                    • Birding safaris
                      • Cultural and historical attractions
                        • Mount Mulanje
                          • Zomba Plateau
                            • Urban attractions
                            • Tourism and the Economy

                                  • Figure 1: Tourism receipts in Malawi, 2010-14
                                • Expenditure
                                  • Figure 2: Average expenditure of top 10 markets to Malawi, 2013*
                                  • Figure 3: Average expenditure in Malawi by purpose of visit, 2013*
                              • Arrivals

                                • International
                                  • Figure 4: Departing visitors from Malawi by country of residence, 2000-13*
                                  • Figure 5: International tourist arrivals* to Malawi by region, 2010-12**
                                  • Figure 6: Arrivals to Malawi by country of residence, 2013*
                                  • Figure 7: Arrivals by top 10 markets to Malawi, 2013*
                                • Visits to national parks
                                  • Domestic
                                  • Market Characteristics

                                    • International
                                      • Purpose of visit
                                        • Figure 8: Visitors to Malawi by purpose of visit, 2010-13*
                                        • Figure 9: Visitors departing Malawi by month & purpose of visit, 2013*
                                      • Seasonality
                                        • Figure 10: Arrivals to Malawi by month, 2013*
                                      • Length of stay
                                        • Other
                                          • Domestic
                                          • Transport

                                              • Figure 11: Arrivals to Malawi by mode of transport, 2010-12*
                                              • Figure 12: Departing visitors from Malawi by port of exit, 2013*
                                            • Air
                                              • Road
                                                • Rail
                                                  • Sea
                                                  • Accommodation

                                                        • Figure 13: Arrivals to Malawi by region & type of accommodation, 2013*
                                                        • Figure 14: Visitors to Malawi by type of accommodation, 2008-13*
                                                        • Figure 15: Departing visitors from Malawi by region & type of accommodation, 2013*
                                                        • Figure 16: International & domestic overnights at Central African safaris’ lodges, 2011-15
                                                        • Figure 17: Occupancy rates in Malawi by zone, 2013*
                                                    • Tourism News

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