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Blantyre Travel Guide

You'll relish every moment in exciting Blantyre. The expert team at Orbitz can help you kick off your epic adventure by bundling awesome airfares and hotels. Pick out your preferred hotels, airfares, rental cars and experiences for savings of as much as $369^! Bundling your bookings is one of the simplest ways you can save money. You have more than 500,000 accommodations worldwide and 500 partner airlines to select from. With such great flexibility, tailoring a perfect getaway is a piece of cake. There are endless options to design your own remarkable vacation, no matter your interests, budget or needs.

Where is Blantyre?

Losing your way in a foreign country sounds romantic. But if you'd rather arrive in Blantyre on time, listen up. It lies about 150 miles southeast of the national capital, Lilongwe, and 20 miles north of Thyolo. It is an area of Malawi that some 600,000 people live in.

Places to Visit in Blantyre

If you're looking for a calm and quiet location to think, head to St. Michael and All Angel's Church. Want to keep the good times rolling? Museum of Malawi is home to an intriguing range of historical displays, enabling visitors to discover the events that formed this area. But wait, that's not all! It's always fascinating exploring the living quarters of people from the past. Go on a guided tour of Mandala House and try to visualize how this historic residence once was.

Car Rentals in Blantyre

Hit play on your favorite driving tunes and see Blantyre from the freedom of your own set of wheels. You'll find some of the most affordable car rentals in Blantyre on Orbitz. Pick up your car from Avis at Chileka International Airport and you can go directly from the terminal to the freeway. To be found 3 miles from the city's heart at Makata Road is Avis. Drop by and they'll get you out and about in no time!

Where to stay in Blantyre – Hotel Accommodation

You should definitely move quickly! There are just 8 hotels in Blantyre. Let us help you lock in a suitable room before it's too late! The Sunbird Mount Soche Hotel and Protea Hotel by Marriott Blantyre Ryalls are some great places to crash here.

Nearest Airports to Blantyre

Arranging a getaway to Blantyre? Raise your tray table, put your seat into the upright position and get set to land at Chileka International Airport (BLZ), the nearest airport. The entry point to your next great adventure, the terminal lies 9 miles northwest of the central area.

Popular Places to Visit Near Blantyre

If you're searching for things to see in the wider Blantyre area, there is certainly no shortage! Zomba, just 35 miles away, features some great options which should keep you busy. While here, stop by Mandala Falls and Williams Falls. You're also sure to love Chingwe's Hole.

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