Lake of Stars festival in Malawi travel advice


Venue for this year’s LoS Festival: Kachere Kastle

If you’re heading to the Lake of Stars festival between 27 – 29 September in northern Malawi (Kachere Kastle), check out the following information and advice page. The vast majority of British tourists don’t encounter any problems but it’s best to be aware of a few things before you go.

Before you go

  • Remember to take out travel insurance. It could save you a lot of money if you get into difficulties. Make sure you carry the emergency contact number and policy number with you and leave a copy of your policy with someone at home
  • Take 2 photocopies of your passport. Leave one at home and take the other with you
  • Tell family or friends where you’ll be staying
  • Fill in the last page of your passport with your emergency
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