Lilongwe is the capital and the largest city of Malawi. The city is named after the Lilongwe River, which has the vital historical significance in the history of Malawi. This fully greened city of Malawi is geographically located right in the central region of the country.
If youre already in the Africa and are keen to adventures, then you can enter the city by road means such as driving a car or using bus service. As there is really a good bus service to Lilongwe, Malawi from several capital African cities such as Dar Es Salam, Lusaka, Harare, Mzuzu and etc. While on the other hand, if youre coming from another continent, then you can arrive in the city through Lilongwes Kamuzu International Airport (LLW). Hence you will then enjoy maximum convenience along with cheaper airfares to Lilongwe.
Lilongwe wildlife center: The wildlife center is located on the right opposite road to the old nature sanctuary. Here you can expect to see the rescued and rehabilitated African wildlife animals which might have gone extinct if this place was not there to save them. There are two ways of exploring this place; either you can ask for assistance from the available guide who will give you a complete expedition of the rescued wildlife or else can self explore with your friends and family.
Kumbali Cultural Center/Village: If you had a hectic and tiring day then this is the best place for relaxing and leisure. The traditional Malawian dance on the traditional Malawian music accompanied by traditional Malawian dinner will surely provide you a splendid unforgettable experience.
Nature sanctuary: This is one of the great places to visit with your children, as these types of places provide wonderful fun with learning experience to the little ones. You can expect here to see wild animals such as Hyena, lion, birds, monkeys and etc; but while visiting you should also remember that all these animals are rescued ones and if they have not been here then they have been nowhere.
Other attractions: The attractions of the city include, Lilongwe Play Centre, Parliament building, Old Town Mall, Lilongwe golf club, crossroads complex and so forth. Thus in conclusion, Lilongwe can surely be termed as a green heart of Africa and thus this place really worth at least one visit.