Activities

Chitimba Village Walk This cultural walk is an easy walk and will take you about 3 hours through the village of Chitimba. You will visit the Orphan Care, Health Centre, Secondary School, Primary School and some visits will be made to some local people from Chitimba to see how they live, what kind of food they eat, and what their day to day life is like.


Witchdoctor Visit This tour is an easy walk and will take you to the witchdoctor in about 1 our 2 hours.
You will visit the witchdoctor to see him dancing and performing his work. If you want too you can take the opportunity to get your future predicted.


Chitimba Village Walk And Witchdoctor Visit This cultural walk is an easy walk and will take you about 3-4 hours through the village
of Chitimba. You will visit the Orphan Care, Health Centre, Secondary School, Primary School and some visits will be made to some locale people from Chitimba to see how they live, what kind of food they eat, and what their day to day life is like.
You will also visit the witchdoctor to see him dancing and performing his work. If you want too you can take the opportunity to get your future predicted.


Chihanga Walk Let the guide take you through the beautiful and serene surroundings all the way up to the First Free Primary school of Chihanga. This walk is a normal hike in a hilly environment which at some parts can be slippery during the wet season and will take about 3,5 to 4 hours. You will visit the Primary School of Chihanga were the teachers will guide you through their school. The hospitality will embrace you.


Manchewe Falls Day Hike You go for a wonderful trip up the mountains. Enjoy the beautiful views of Lake Malawi. If you are up to it the guide will lead your through many short cuts which have been used for ages by the local people. The trip by normal track 11 km one way, if you use the short cuts it will be several km less. It will be a steep and tough walk which takes between 6 and 10 hours. The guide will take you up to visit the Manchewe Falls where you can cool down in a natural bath.


Livingstonia Day Hike You go for a wonderful trip up the mountains. Enjoy the beautiful views of Lake Malawi and Nyika Mountains. If you are up to it the guide will lead your through many short cuts which have been used for ages by the local people. The trip by normal track 16 km one way, if you use the short cuts it will be several km less. It will be a steep and tough walk which takes between 8 and 12 hours.
The guide will take you all the way up to the historic Livingstonia mission. There you can visit Livingstonia old mission post, the Stone House, the church and the museum which has an interesting collection of arte facts from the area and from Doctor Laws, the founder of Livingstonia. On your way up or down you can visit the Manchewe Falls where you can cool down in a natural bath.


Mount Chombe Day Hike An elevation standing mountain, high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300 meter or more. It will be a steep and long walk which takes between 12 and 13 hours. One way is about 21 km but using the short cuts it will be several km less. Our guide will take you all the way up to this wonderful mountain. If you want fantastic views, this is the one! The views are spectacular and memorable! Donít forget your camera.


Woodcarving Lessons Try your hand at carving at Mphetas School of carving.
Make a key holder, small animal, Tokolosh, mask or bowl yourself and take it home.
It is also possible to make your own design on paper and show it to the teacher, mostly he can make it with you.
You sill sit under a big mango tree with lots of shade and also feel what it is like to be amongst local people of Chitimba. Norman the woodcarving teacher and his helpers will teach and show you how to carve. Be aware that they will do most of the work because you will not manage to do it all by yourself!



Bookings and more information at the bar of Chitimba Camp