Mikumi safari package of 2 days: ideal short gateway Safari from Dar es Salaam is perfect for those with limited time and funds for safari. Experience the thrill of a safari trip. Mikumi is open throughout the year.

Safari from Dar es Salaam

This journey will begin with a 5- to 6-hour drive from Dar es Salaam to Mikumi National Park. You’ll go on a game drive when you arrive.
Mikumi’s scenery offers a tranquil wildlife experience, with regular sightings of Elephant, Giraffe, Zebra, Antelope, Wildebeest, Eland, Crocodile, Hippo, and Baboon. If your luck is on your side, you will not miss seeing Lions and, eventually, the Leopard. Mikumi is home to around 300 bird species, including the saddle-billed stork, hammer kop, malachite kingfisher, lilac-breasted roller, yellow-throated long claw, battler eagle, and more.

Don’t miss Hippo Pool, where you may see hippos wallowing and snorting up close.

Mikumi National Park

Welcome to Mikumi National Park! Mikumi is one of the most accessible parks in Tanzania and is a great option for those with limited time. Despite its size, Mikumi is home to an abundance of wildlife including lions, zebras, giraffes, and many species of antelope.

We hope you enjoy your 2-day safari in Mikumi National Park!

Note: The itinerary can be customized to fit your preferences and budget. Additional activities such as walking safaris and night game drives can be arranged upon request.

Day 1

Arrival - Dar es Salaam Airport

You will be picked up from your hotel in Dar es Salaam and driven to Mikumi National Park. Upon arrival, you will embark on your first game drive, where you can expect to see a wide variety of animals. Your expert guide will help you spot wildlife and provide you with interesting facts about the park and its inhabitants. In the evening, you will stay overnight in one of the park’s lodges or tented camps.

Day 2

Drive to Mikumi National Park

Wake up early for a sunrise game drive, where you may have the opportunity to see some of the park’s nocturnal animals such as leopards and hyenas. After breakfast, enjoy one final game drive before heading back to Dar es Salaam.

Mikumi National Park may be small, but it offers a unique and unforgettable safari experience. The park’s proximity to Dar es Salaam makes it an ideal destination for those who are short on time but still want to experience Tanzania’s incredible wildlife.

The cost for the whole 2 Days Mikumi safari includes and excludes the following items

Tanzania Safari Price includes

Park fees

Game drives and activities

All accommodation

A professional driver/ safari guide

All transportation

All Taxes/VAT

Roundtrip airport transfer


Water / Coffee / Tea or Soft Drinks

Price Excludes

International flights

Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour

Tanzania Visa


Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)

Meals not listed above

Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

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