Malawi



Malawi, officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeast Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland. It is bordered by Zambia to the northwest, Tanzania to the northeast, and Mozambique on the east, south and west. The country is separated from Tanzania and Mozambique by Lake Malawi. Malawi is over 118,000 km (45,560 sq mi) with an estimated population of more than 13,900,000.

NameMalawi
Top Level Domain
.mw
Alpha2 CodeMW
Alpha3 CodeMWI
Calling Codes
265
CapitalLilongwe
Alt Spellings
MW
Republic of Malawi
RegionAfrica
SubregionEastern Africa
Population16832910
Latlng
-13.5
34
DemonymMalawian
Area118484
Gini39
Timezones
UTC+02:00
Borders
MOZ
TZA
ZMB
Native NameMalawi
Numeric Code454
Currencies
CodeMWK
NameMalawian kwacha
SymbolMK
Languages
Iso639_1en
Iso639_2eng
NameEnglish
Native NameEnglish
Iso639_1ny
Iso639_2nya
NameChichewa
Native NamechiCheŵa
Translations
DeMalawi
EsMalawi
FrMalawi
Jaマラウイ
ItMalawi
BrMalawi
PtMalávi
NlMalawi
HrMalavi
Faمالاوی
Flaghttps://restcountries.eu/data/mwi.svg
Regional Blocs
AcronymAU
NameAfrican Union
Other Acronyms
Other Names
الاتحاد الأفريقي
Union africaine
União Africana
Unión Africana
Umoja wa Afrika
CiocMAW

Cities

Lilongwe

Blantyre

Destinations

All Saints Church

Church in Nkhotakota

Carlsberg Brewery

Brewery in Blantyre

Carving Workshop

Gallery in Mua

Cathedral Of St Peter

Church in Likoma Island

Chamare Museum

Museum in Mua

Chikale Beach

Beach in Nkhata Bay

Chingwe's Hole

Viewpoint in Zomba Plateau

Clock Tower

Historic Building in Mzuzu

Cultural & Museum Centre Karonga

Museum in Karonga

Emperor's View

Viewpoint in Zomba Plateau

Fishing Village

Beach in Senga Bay

Heritage Centre

Museum in Majete Wildlife Reserve

Kamuzu Mausoleum

Shrine in Lilongwe

Kungoni Art Gallery

Gallery in Mua

Kungoni Centre Of Culture & Art

Notable Building in Mua

Lake Malawi National Park

National Park in Cape Maclear

Lilongwe Wildlife Centre

Wildlife Reserve in Lilongwe

Livingstone Tree

Historic Site in Nkhotakota

Livingstonia Church

Church in Livingstonia

Liwonde National Park

Wildlife Reserve in Southern Malawi

Lujeri Tea Estate

Farm in Mt Mulanje

Main Market

Market in Lilongwe

Majete Wildlife Reserve

Wildlife Reserve in Southern Malawi

Manchewe Falls

Waterfall in Livingstonia

Mandala Falls

Waterfall in Zomba Plateau

Mandala House

Historic Building in Blantyre

Market

Market in Likoma Island

Missionary Graves

Cemetery in Cape Maclear

Model Hut

Sculpture in Zomba Plateau

Mosque

Mosque in Zomba

Mua Mission Church

Church in Mua

Museum And Aquarium

Museum in Cape Maclear

Museum Of Malawi

Museum in Blantyre

Mwala Wa Mphini

Landmark in Cape Maclear

Mzuzu Museum

Museum in Mzuzu

Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve

Wildlife Reserve in Central Malawi

Nyika National Park

National Park in Northern Malawi

Old Parliament Buildings

Historic Building in Zomba

Parliament Building

Notable Building in Lilongwe

Queen's View

Viewpoint in Zomba Plateau

Reserve Bank Building

Notable Building in Blantyre

Reserve Bank Building

Notable Building in Lilongwe

Shree Hindu Temple

Hindu Site in Blantyre

Skyline View

Viewpoint in Zomba Plateau

Society Of Malawi Library & Archive

Library in Blantyre

Songani Lookout

Viewpoint in Zomba Plateau

St Michael And All Angels Church

Church in Blantyre

St Paul's Cathedral

Church in Blantyre

Stone House Museum

Museum in Livingstonia

Stuart M Grant Tropical Fish Farm

Aquarium in Senga Bay

Tobacco Auction Floors

Notable Building in Lilongwe

Vwaza Marsh Wildlife Reserve

Wildlife Reserve in Northern Malawi

Williams Falls

Waterfall in Zomba Plateau


Visa free entry is available for entry for passport holders from;

Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Dominica, Fiji, Gambia, Grenada, Hong Kong (30 days), Ireland, Israel, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Most everyone else can obtain a 30 day visa in advance at most entry posts for US$75, this visa can be extended for an extra 30 days. If you get your visa at an embassy they may give you 90 days.

The following passport holders need to arrange a visa in advance.
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Egypt, Ethiopia, Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Libya, Mali, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Russia, Rwanda, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Uzbekistan and Yemen.


Malawi Visa Information

Malawi missions


Note: Please confirm details with embassy because policies do change with time









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