The best of Southern circuit

Game drive and hunting at Selous game reserve. Predators at Ruaha river at Selous. Bird watching at Mikumi national park. Ruaha national park.

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$1400
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
7 days
Best months:
June August - December
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
Night drive safaris Night drive Camping safaris Camping Birding safaris Birding
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This tour give the chance to the clients to see big 4 and see really Tanzanian life. Combination of 3 parks you have high chance to see big cats and much wild life. These three parks have different landscape, every park has special things to see and to do.

Day 1: Dar es salaam and Mikumi national park

Met and greet with driver guide for safari briefing and drive to Mikumi National Park on arrival you start with afternoon game drive dinner and overnight at Tanapa cottage on Full Board.

Mikumi National Park is Tanzania fourth largest park and covers an area of 3200 sq km. The park is flanked between the Udzungwa and uluguru mountains, mikumi national park is home to Buffaloes, Elephants, Lion, Leopard, Zebras and pythons.

Meal Plan – Lunch and Dinner.

Day 2: Mikumi national park and Ruaha national park

Early morning game drive in mikumi national park and back to the camp for late breakfast and after breakfast drive to Ruaha National Park with stop over in Iringa for lunch after lunch proceed to Ruaha national park on arrival you start with game drive on route to Ruaha cottage
Dinner and overnight at Ruaha cottage on full board.

Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 3: Ruaha national park

After breakfast you go for full day game drive in Ruaha national park with packed lunch enjoy your lunch on one of picnic site where your guide will choose

Ruaha National Park covers an area of 20,000 sq. km and a vast and magnificent wilderness area and is Tanzania’s largest park.
Ruaha National Park is the home of largest population of Elephants, it also hosts Larger herds of Buffaloes, pride of Lions, Leopards, Giraffes, Kudus, Grant’s gazelles, Wild dogs, Ostriches, Roan and Sable antelopes and more than 400 different bird species. The great Ruaha River flows through the eastern side of the park and is home of hippos, crocodiles and water birds.
Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 4: Ruaha national park and Morogoro

Early morning game drive and back to the cottage for late breakfast,
After breakfast drive to Morogoro town on arrival you check in at Arc hotel for overnight on full board.
The drive to Morogoro passes through farms and villages with very good landscapes and the great Rift Valley.
Meal Plan – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 5: Morogoro town and Selous game reserve

After breakfast drive to selous game with packed lunch which is approximately 6 hours drive, On arrival you start with game drive en route to southern part of selous game reserve.
Dinner and overnight at Selous Hippo Tented Camp on full board.

Meal Plan-Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 6: Selous game reserve

After breakfast you go game drive in selous game reserve and back to the camp for hot lunch after lunch relax on the bank of Rufiji River before evening boat cruising on Rufiji River.

Selous Game Reserve covers 5% of Tanzania total land area and is approximately 55,000sq km, Selous Game Reserve is Africa’s largest wildlife reserve and Tanzania’s most extensive protect area.
Selous game reserve provides shelter of large numbers of Elephants, big populations of Buffaloes, Wild dogs, Lions, Crocodiles and Hippo in the mighty Rufiji River, also has a rich variety of bird life and some of Tanzania’s last remaining black Rhinos.
The reserve is named after the one of the famous British Frederick Courtney Selous who was killed in the reserve during WWI.

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Mikumi Tanapa Cottage.
  • Arc Hotel.
  • Hippo Tented Camp.

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Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
Baboon
Baboon
Bat-eared fox
Bat-eared fox
Rhinoceros
Rhinoceros
Cheetah
Cheetah
Elephant
Elephant
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Activities you can do

Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Fishing
Fishing
Game drives
Game drives
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