One of the biggest towns on the shores of Lake Malawi, it is home to the Nkhtakota Wildlife Reserve, generally held to be one of the best places in the country to see elephants. The town has some great markets for handicrafts and souvenirs.
Accommodation in Nkhtakota
Set in the Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve, guests are surrounded by rugged and panoramic woodland, as well as the lush banks of the Bua River. The elegant rooms have sumptuous king sized beds and marble bathrooms. Luxury walking safaris and river cruises are on offer as well as game drives.