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Mangochi Destination Guide

Explore Mangochi in Malawi

Mangochi in the region of Southern Region with its 40,236 inhabitants is a town in Malawi - some 105 mi or ( 169 km ) East of Lilongwe , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Mangochi

Current time in Mangochi is now 01:34 PM (Sunday) . 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: Songea, Zomba, Wole, Salima, and Ntcheu. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Songea . We saw 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 Mangochi ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Mangochi is a township in the Southern Region of Malawi. Located near the southern end of Lake Malawi, in colonial times it used to be called Fort Johnston. As of 2008 it has a population of 51,429.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -14.47 35.27 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Populated places in Malawi

Mangochi District

Mangochi is a district in the Southern Region of Malawi. The capital is Mangochi. The district covers an area of 6,273 km. ² and has a population of 610,239. Mangochi contains thirteen National Assembly constituencies. Since the 2009 general election these constituencies have been represented by politicians from a mix of political parties. The Mangochi District is a real hub of commerce. It is a transit point, with roads leading to all areas of Malawi and Mozambique to the east.

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Located at -14.50 35.25 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Districts of Malawi, Southern Region, Malawi

Lake Malombe

Lake Malombe is a lake in southern part of Malawi, on the Shire River, in the Southern Region. It is located at around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:14|40|0|S|35|15|0|E|type:waterbody_region:MW | |name= }}. It has an area of about 450 square kilometres . In recent years the number of fishermen on the lake rose substantially, this led to local decline in some fish species, such as chambo.

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Located at -14.67 35.25 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Lakes of Malawi, Shire River

Club Makokola Airport

Club Makokola Airport is an airport serving Club Makokola, a hotel in Malawi.

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Located at -14.31 35.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Airports in Malawi

Club Makokola

Club Makokola is a resort hotel on the southern tip of Lake Malawi, which is an African Great Lake and the southmost lake in the East African Rift system. It is a well known tourist spot and is served by Club Makokola Airport and Air Malawi

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -14.31 35.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Malawi, Tourism in Malawi

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Mangochi