Dar es Salaam to Mikumi National Park
The safari adventure begins with a pick-up from your accommodation in Dar es Salaam. We’ll drive to Mikumi National Park, where you’ll arrive at your lodge in time for lunch. In the afternoon, get ready for an exciting game-viewing experience. Mikumi is known for its diverse wildlife, including lions, elands, hartebeests, buffalos, giraffes, zebras, and elephants. If you’re lucky, you might even spot wild dogs in packs. After an eventful day, dinner and overnight stay will be at the lodge.
Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included)
Drinks not included
Mikumi to Ruaha National Park
After a hearty breakfast, we continue our journey to Ruaha National Park. Arriving at the lodge, you’ll enjoy a delicious lunch. In the afternoon, get ready for more game viewing in this natural and unspoiled park, known as one of Africa’s largest wildlife reserves. Back at the camp or lodge, you’ll have dinner and spend the night surrounded by the sounds of the wilderness.
Start your day with a breakfast walking safari led by an experienced guide. This unique experience allows you to get up close with nature and experience the thrill of “touching the wild.” After returning for lunch, the afternoon will be dedicated to more game viewing in the park. Ruaha is home to an impressive concentration of wildlife, and you’ll have the chance to encounter various species such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, waterbucks, impalas, giraffes, elephants, and more. Dinner and overnight will be at the lodge.
Full Day Game Drive in Ruaha
Today promises a full day of adventure as we embark on an exhilarating game drive through the vast landscapes of Ruaha National Park. The Great Ruaha River is a highlight, teeming with hippos and crocodiles. Along the plains, you may spot Grant’s gazelles, ostriches, and cheetahs. Lunch and breaks will be enjoyed amidst the natural beauty of the park. Return to the camp or lodge for dinner and a well-deserved rest.
After breakfast, we depart for Morogoro Town with a visit to the intriguing Ismila Stone Age Site along the way. This site has yielded an extraordinary collection of Stone Age tools, making it a fascinating archaeological location. Upon arrival in Morogoro, you’ll check-in at a comfortable hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Morogoro to (Nyerere National Park) Selous Game Reserve
Continue your journey to the renowned Selous Game Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After reaching the reserve and settling in at your lodge, enjoy a thrilling boat safari on the Rufiji River. This experience will give you the opportunity to observe hippos and crocodiles in their natural habitat. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Walking Safari and Game Viewing in Selous (Nyerere)
After breakfast, embark on a guided walking safari accompanied by an armed ranger. This walking adventure allows you to experience the wilderness on foot and appreciate the finer details of the natural surroundings. After lunch at the lodge, head out for an afternoon game viewing session in the vast and captivating Selous Game Reserve. Dinner and overnight will be at the camp or lodge.
Full Day Game Drive in Selous (Nyerere)
Today, enjoy a full day of game drives in Nyerere National Park (Selous), exploring the diverse landscapes and encountering the rich wildlife. The Rufiji River remains a focal point, attracting numerous species, including hippos, crocodiles, lions, leopards, hunting dogs, waterbucks, impalas, warthogs, giraffes, zebras, and elephants. You’ll be treated to a delightful day of wildlife encounters and breathtaking scenery. Return to your Lodge for meals and rest.
Nyerere National Park (Selous) to Dar es Salaam
After breakfast, bid farewell to Nyerere National Park, formerly Selous, and commence your journey back to Dar es Salaam with a picnic lunch. The drive will take approximately 5 hours, passing through the awe-inspiring landscapes of Tanzania. Arrive in Dar es Salaam in the late afternoon, concluding your unforgettable safari experience.
Please note that the itinerary can be customized to meet your preferences and interests.