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Southern Tanzania Adventure Safari

SELOUS GAME RESERVE AND MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK 5DAYS/ 4NIGHTS

Safari tour package: A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Prices: $670 - $1500
Includes internal flights: Yes
Length of safari: 5 days
Best months: January - February, June - December
Countries visited: Tanzania Tanzania
Parks visited: Selous, Mikumi
Activity level: Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
  • Boating
Experience the beautiful scenery and wildlife of southern Tanzania; take a different perspective on a boat safari in the Selous Game Reserve and connect with the Mikumi National Park,The main feature of the park is the Mikumi flood plain, along with the mountains ranges that border the park on two sides. Open grassland dominate the flood Whilst on safari, you can see a rich variety of bird species, as well as large numbers of giraffe, buffalo and elephants. If you are lucky you may also be able to spot lions, leopards and African wild dogs. Likely to be seen animals include zebras, hippos, hartebeest, wildebeest, impala, warthog, eland and antelope
Day 1: Pick up from Dar es Salaam and arrive for lunch, or if arriving late then just light refreshments. Nestled within woodland along the banks of the great Rufiji River lies Selous hippo Camp, an enchanting safari camp tucked into the untamed African bush adjacent to the vast, unfenced Selous Game Reserve. Sunset cruise on our comfortable river boat, looking at hippos, crocodiles and birds, and enjoying the spectacular sunset over this enormous river o/n Selous Hippo Camp (L, D) Day 2: after breakfast full day game drive in a specially modified safari vehicle with a professional guide, in which you should see and learn much about a large number of animals, including all the great favorites – lion, elephant, giraffe, buffalo, zebra – and all the other major species including the now rare African hunting dog. Great variety of bird species. Wonderful scenery, with varied topography: wetlands, dry grassland, light acacia forest and higher ground with long views to far-off mountains. Packed lunch and time to rest. Your guide will select a location with shade and water nearby to watch animals coming to drink – a place with a clear view all round so that no predator can creep up unseen! Back to the lodge by 6.30 for sunset and dinner when you’re ready o/n Selous Hippo Camp (B, L, D) Day 3: Up eary morning break fast then game drive on route as you drive from southern gate of Selous to northen gate, is drive to Morogoro very beautiful as you drive through the Uruguru mountains,sceneries and villagers along the way make it more beautiful, arrive Morogoro for dinner and bed at Arc Hotel. Lunch will be provided on the way. Day 4: Leaving Morogoro Early Morning for Full day game drive in Mikumi . Whilst on safari, you can see a rich variety of bird species, as well as large numbers of giraffe, buffalo and elephants. If you are lucky you may also be able to spot lions, leopards and African wild dogs. Likely to be seen animals include zebras, hippos, hartebeest, wildebeest, impala, warthog, eland and antelope. Several observation towers enable you to overview the park in its entirety. Day 5:- After breakfast, short game drive in the park, and then drive back to Dar arriving late in the afternoon.

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

  • Selous Hippo Camp
  • Selous River Camp
  • Camp Bastian
  • Foxes Camp
  • Vuma Hills Tented Camp
  • Rufiji River Camp

Short Safari To Mikumi National Park 3Days/2Nigts

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SHORT SAFARI TO SELOUS GAME RESERVE, 3DAYS / 2NIGHTS

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