Chelinda Camp, Nyika, Malawi

Chelinda Camp is an Adventures Camp

Wildlife at Chelinda Camp

Nyika National Park harbours important populations of roan, eland, Crawshay's zebra, southern reedbuck, bushbuck, warthog, spotted hyaena and side-striped jackal. Elephant are occasionally spotted, with leopard often seen in the daytime owing to the temperate climate.

About 400 bird species occur in Nyika. Some specials include augur buzzard, blue swallow (seasonal) and Denham's bustard. Nyika is a botanists' delight with masses of wild alpine flowers including 11 localised orchid species, exquisite dieramas, gladioli, protea and kniphofia.


What You Could See at Chelinda Camp

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Latest Chelinda Camp Album

Submitted by: Kai Collins, Dec 21, 2012

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Latest News From Chelinda Camp

  • Chelinda Camp - July 2014
    Jul 31, 2014

    Leopard have been very active at Chelinda, obligingly showing themselves on night drives…

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  • Chelinda Camp – June 2014
    Jun 30, 2014

    Amazing leopard sightings at Chelinda Camp, with the cats posing obligingly for guest photographs…

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  • Chelinda Camp – May 2014
    May 15, 2014

    The Nyika Plateau Big Burn, Malawi

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A Quote From Our Guests

“ Nyika NP is stunningly beautiful - European highlands with African wildlife, more or less. Green rolling hills, rocky outcrops, patches of woodland, an abundance of wildflowers - and lots of animals ”
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Reviewed by: LifeThroughALens, 2012.05.27