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Blantyre Destination Guide

Explore Blantyre in Malawi

Blantyre in the region of Southern Region with its 584,877 inhabitants is a town in Malawi - some 150 mi or ( 241 km ) South-East of Lilongwe , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Blantyre

Current time in Blantyre is now 09:56 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Blantyre " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Mutare, Harare, Zomba, Ulaya, and Somba. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Mutare . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Blantyre ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Blantyre Malawi minbus ride to Limbe with captions

7:03 min by zunguza2
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Malawi the warm Heart of Africa with Blantyre named after Livingstone's home town in Scotland. ..

Best Photos near Blantyre, Malawi - Incl. Tea Leaf Farm, Selling Potatoes, Village, Giraffe

1:06 min by tripadvisorTRIPWOWf
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tripwow.tripadvisor.com The best pictures of Blantyre taken by travel bloggers at TravelPod.com the web's premier travel blogging platform. Slideshow created at TripWow.com by TripAdvisor™. Top Pics o ..


Huntingdon House, Blantyre, Malawi - © Abendsonne Afrika

2:07 min by michaelmerbeck
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www.abendsonneafrika.de - Besuchen Sie das traditionelle Huntingdon House 30km von Blantyre entfernt während Ihrer Malawi Reise. Das historische Satemwa Tea Estate, auf welchem Huntingdon House liegt ..

dave's rain

1:28 min by thisisanicephoto
Views: 146 Rating: 3.00

In a small village outside of Blantyre, Malawi, Dave shows a group of young malawi children how to make rain through clapping. ..


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Interesting facts about this location

St Michael and All Angels Church, Blantyre, Malawi

St Michael and All Angels Church was constructed from 1888 to 1891 of brick at the Blantyre Mission in Blantyre, Malawi. It is located on the original Scottish mission site, off Chileka Rd, and is in the Church of Central Africa, Presbyterian’s Blantyre Synod. Since 1991, it has been partnered with Hiland Presbyterian Church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In 1885 by Lieutenant H. E.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -15.78 35.02 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 19th-century Presbyterian church buildings, Blantyre, Buildings and structures in Malawi, Church buildings in Malawi, Religious buildings completed in 1891

Kamuzu Stadium

Kamuzu Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Blantyre, Malawi. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 40,000. Originally named Langley Stadium during colonial era, it was named Kamuzu Stadium, after Malawi's first President, Hastings Kamuzu Banda, when Malawi got independence from Britain.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -15.80 35.03 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Blantyre, Football venues in Malawi, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums

Chichiri Museum

The Chichiri Museum, also known as the Museum of Malawi, is a historical and cultural museum located in Blantyre, Malawi.

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Located at -15.80 35.04 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Blantyre, Museums in Malawi

Southern Region, Malawi

The Southern Region of Malawi, population 5,876,784(2008), covers an area of 31,753 km². Its capital city is Blantyre. Of the 28 districts in Malawi, 13 are located within the Southern Region They are: Balaka, Blantyre, Chikwawa, Chiradzulu, Machinga, Mangochi, Mulanje, Mwanza, Neno, Nsanje, Phalombe, Thyolo, and Zomba.

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Located at -15.67 34.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Geography of Malawi, Regions of Malawi, Southern Region, Malawi

Chiradzulu District

Chiradzulu is a district in the Southern Region of Malawi. The capital is Chiradzulu. The district covers an area of 767 km. ² and has a population of 236,050. Chiradzulu contains five National Assembly constituencies: Chiradzulo-West, Chiradzulu - East, Chiradzulu-Central, Chiradzulu-North and Chiradzulu-South. Since the 2009 general election all of these constituencies have been represented by politicians from the Democratic Progressive Party.

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Located at -15.70 35.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Districts of Malawi, Southern Region, Malawi

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Blantyre