Nkhata Bay


Nkhata Bay is a port city on Lake Malawi, which is regularly visited by the MS Ilala.

She is also capital of the district, which has an area of 4071 km ² and 164 761 inhabitants. This district primarily comprises the hillside between Lake Malawi and the chain of Viphya mountains. Here tea and coffee is intensively cultivated, two of the main exports of Malawi. The city is like the south of their areas on the lake connected to the national power grid, which stretches right Rumphi at the south end of the Nyika Plateau National Park. From Mzuzu to Nkhata Bay and from there to Nkhotakota a road leads.

Nkatha Bay is like Cape Maclear main objective of backpackers on Lake Malawi. There are two hotels and some hostels. Among other things, kayaks, windsurfing, restaurants, barbecues and handicraft products are offered.

  • Location in Malawi
  • Northern Region (Malawi )
  • Place in Africa