Tanzania Tourism

Tanzania’s tourism has a lot to offer in wildlife safaris. Get a chance to visit the beautiful national parks filled with a variety of flora and fauna. The famous parks include Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangire, Manyara, Arusha, Ruaha, Selous, Mikumi and Ruaha.

Lions in Tanzania

The parks are abundant with lions famously known as “King Of The Jungle”. They prey on other herbivorous animals like zebras, impalas, antelopes and others. Lions are best available in nearly all parks.

Savannah Elephants

While encountering safari, you will come across a large number of savannah elephants. The biggest animal in the African bush is mostly feared by other animals though not harmful.

Hiking and Walking Safari

Apart from wildlife safari, there are other activities to do like walking safaris in the villages of indigenous people. Hiking in the mountains is also a part of the exploring which can be done in Udzungwa, Mahale and Usambara. Gorilla tracking is the main activity to do in the mountains.

When to visit?

All year

High Season

June to March

Itinerary Highlights

  • Itinerary Code: GY/5022
  • Duration:  7 Days
  • Category:   Safari,  Southern circuit
  • Destinations:  Katavi, Mahale
  • Attraction: Mahale mountains
  • Budget Level: Standard
  • Tour Guides Language: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian,
  • Start in: Dar-es-salaam
  • End in: Dar-es-salaam
  • Packing list: Camera with enough zoom and memory space and extra batteries, binoculars, light clothes, safari boot, mosquito repellents, sunhat, sunglasses with ultraviolet radiation filtering etc.
  • Extra info:  Rangers will escort all walking along the wildlife areas.

Day 1:  Depart to Katavi National Park

Take a flight from Dar es Salaam to Katavi National Park
Arrive in the afternoon where you will have you’re your lunch at the picnic site
Enjoy an afternoon game viewing in the park
Drive to Katuma Bush Lodge for overnight

Day 2: Full Day Game Drive and Walking Safaris in Katavi

A morning walking safari to explore the natural Katavi floodplain. Take a walk along water pods to see hippos and other wildlife closely
Return to the camp around 9:30 for breakfast and refreshing
Advance with game drive to see zebra, Impala, Hartebeest, giraffe, spotted hyenas and Defassa. The park is also famous for large elephants and herds of buffalo
Overnight at Katuma Bush Lodge

Day 3: A Full Day Game Drive in Katavi

Leave for a full day game drive
Enjoy the river’s beautiful view while game viewing searching for a duel between lions and buffalos
Return to Katuma Bush Lodge for overnight

Day 4: Depart for the Mahale Mountain

Have an early game drive and return to the camp around 9:00
Have breakfast and refresh then check out of the camp
Shortly, start departing to the Mahale mountains
Arrive in the evening and check in to the hotel booked for accommodations

Day 5: Chimpanzee Tracking in Mahale Mountains

Start tracking for the Chimpanzee in the forest.
Continue with the tracking and break for lunch at 12:45
Bird watching in the forest to spot different bird species
Return to the hotel for accommodations

Day 6: Walking and Boat Safari along Lake Tanganyika

Start with an early walking safari in the forest in search of small animals and hidden waterfalls
Have an early lunch at noon
Take a boat safari to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the lake, where you can go fishing
You can also take a leisurely walk along the shoreline for a magnificent view

Day 7: Depart to Dar-es-Salaam

According to your flight schedule, you can relax on the beach.
Later transfer to the airstrip to catch a flight back to Dar-e-salaam.



  • National park entrance fees.
  • Full board accommodation on tour
  • Service of an English speaking driver guide
  • Transport based on an excellent 4*4 Vehicle rebuilt for Safari
  • Game drives as per the Itinerary
  • Complimentary bottle of water the first and second day
  • Government taxes


  • International flights
  • Transport outside the itinerary schedule
  • Departure taxes
  • Tips to drivers (highly recommended)
  • Visa, Travel Insurance (we can help arrange of them)
  • Expenditures of personal nature like drinks, telephone, laundry, Internet etc.


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