Travel Agency in Blantyre

Jambo Africa

A great one-stop shop for travel tickets, car hire, excursions and accommodation, Jambo owns a park lodge and two self-catering cottages on the lake. It has a second office next to the Shree Hindu Temple.
Tourist Information in Blantyre

Tourist Office

In a cottage-like tax building dating to 1939, this small office covers the whole country. It stocks a few leaflets and maps, sells wall maps of Malawi (MK5000), and can offer enthusiastic, though not always particu…
Hospital in Blantyre

Mwaiwathu Private Hospital

For private medical consultations and blood tests (including for malaria), this hospital, east of the city centre, is good. A consultation is MK8000; all drugs and treatments are extra.
Hospital in Blantyre

Blantyre Adventist Hospital

This private hospital and medical and dental clinic charges MK5400 for a doctor’s consultation and MK2000 for a malaria test. Cash only.
Medical in Blantyre

One Stop Pharmacy

This well-stocked pharmacy sells bilharzia tablets (if you've been swimming in the lake), as well as malaria prophylaxis.
Bank in Blantyre

National Bank of Malawi

Can change cash and travellers cheques and has 24-hour ATM that accepts Visa, MasterCard, Cirrus and Maestro.
Post in Blantyre

Post Office

Has Western Union and DHL counters. Other couriers are also found in this area.
Hospital in Blantyre

Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital

This government-run hospital off Chipembere Hwy has a malaria-testing centre.
Tourist Information in Blantyre

Department of Surveys Map Sales Office

Survey maps of Blantyre and the surrounding area are available here.
Immigration in Blantyre

Immigration Office

For visa extensions or temporary-residency applications.