THE LUWAWA MOUNTAIN BIKE WILDERNESS TRAIL —140Km DOWN THE RIFTLAKE ESCARPMENT TO THE LAKE OF STARS TO FINISH THREE DAYS LATER AT CHINTHECHE INN ON LAKE MALAWI The first day- the route of the mountain A typical view as you descend the bike trail follows the ridge line of the central African rift escarpment to Viphya mountains to Kasito Lodge Kawalazi estate. An exciting descent 44km. A comfortable forestry guest even for the most experienced house where all facilities will be mountain bike “pilot”. provided. The tea fields of Kawalazi Estate the biggest macadamia estate in the world. It is here we have the second night stay at the Guest house or camping outside the estate club house which has adequate facilities. From this location there are extensive views over the whole of the estate. A tea picker - the work on the estate is very Day 2. Patrick the labour intensive and provides guide takes a work for break to enjoy the scenery hundreds of and partake of local people. some refreshment. Desceding the Escarpment to Mzamba. (left) A well earned break at one of the waterfalls on route. (right) One of several river crossings on route. The pioneers of the Luwawa Mountain Bike Wilderness Trail. The final day - with the reward of finishing at the shores of lake Malawi and one of its famous luxury lodge such as Chintheche Inn run by Wilderness Safaris. Unwind with a cold Carlesberg beer, swim in the crystal clear waters of lake Malawi to sooth away the aches of the day - an amazing end to an amazing mountain biking experience. Supplied; all equipment, food, mountain bikes, accommodation on route(only), Support vehicles, mechanics, safety equipment, communications etc. Suitable for persons who are fit and used to cycling,(40/50km per day approx ) .