Nestled in the northeastern corner of Lake Malawi, within Mozambican waters but proudly Malawian, lies the enchanting Likoma Island. This small, unspoiled haven is a captivating destination, boasting crystal-clear waters, sandy beaches, and a vibrant underwater world filled with an abundance of cichlids, some of which are unique to the Likoma region.
Covering a mere 17 square kilometres, this island paradise is home to one charming town, Likoma Town, where you’ll find an unexpected treasure—Central Africa’s third-largest cathedral, St. Peter’s.
Likoma Island welcomes a diverse range of travellers, making it suitable for couples seeking a romantic getaway, families searching for adventure and relaxation, honeymooners looking for a picturesque escape, and cultural enthusiasts eager to engage with the local way of life.
Discover Likoma Island’s hidden treasures, where beachfront bliss, exciting activities, and cultural immersion blend seamlessly for an unforgettable journey.