minitravellers.co.uk
Domwe Island | Lake Malawi Accommodation - Mini Travellers - Family Travel & Family Holiday Tips
We spent two nights at Domwe Island which is 2 kms offshore from Cape Maclear. Domwe Island is a basic but simply stunning island with some incredible views of Lake Malawi. It’s quirky and was perhaps our favourite of the Lake Malawi Accommodation we stayed at. To be honest I didn’t really know what to expect from Domwe Island but I’d read some of the tripadvisor reviews of Domwe Island and as it consistently gets 5 star reviews I knew it was somewhere I wanted to visit. AD | I have been or could be if you click on a link in this post compensated via a cash payment, gift or something else of value for writing this post. See our full disclosure policy and privacy policy for more details. Domwe Island is the largest unpopulated island in Lake Malawi, with a circumference of 11km and a highest point 400m above lake level. It is separated from the mainland by the narrow Ilala Gap which, due to fluctuations in lake level over the millennia, has been dry on several occasions. This means that unlike all other Lake Malawi islands, it is populated with mammals which have crossed onto the island during …