8 Day Safari to Selous, Mikumi, Ruaha and Udzungwa

8+ Day Safaris, 8+ Days, Game drive, SAFARI PROGRAMS, SOUTHERN CIRCUIT, TOUR DURATION

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/2053
  • Duration:  8 Days
  • Category:   Safari, Southern circuit
  • Destinations:  Selous, Mikumi, Ruaha, Udzungwe
  • Attraction: Udzungwa 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: Dar es Salaam To Selous Game Reserve

  • Drive to Selous Game Reserve with packed lunch
  • Have lunch on the way and arrive at the Reserve in the afternoon
  • Embark on a boat safari along Rufiji River, to admire Hippos and Crocodiles in their natural habitat
  • Dinner and overnight at Selous Hippo Camp

Day 2:  Full Day Game Drive In Selous Game Reserve

  • Have a full day game drive in Selous Game Reserve
  • Have a picnic lunch enroute and continue with an afternoon game drive until evening
  • Dinner and overnight stay at a nearby lodge/camp in Selous

Day 3: Transfer To Mikumi National Park

  • Depart to Mikumi National Park
  • Have an afternoon game drive
  • Break for a while and have lunch en route
  • Dinner and overnight stay at lodge/camps in Mikumi

Day 4: Full day Game drive In Mikumi

  • A full day game drive in the park where animals are easily spotted
  • Break for  lunch and continue with an evening game drive until sunset
  • Dinner and overnight stay at lodge/camp in Mikumi

Day 5: Safari to Ruaha National Park

  • Check out and start the journey to Ruaha
  • Have lunch at Iringa Town, while proceeding with the journey to arrive in the late afternoon
  • An evening game drive in the park
  • Have dinner and overnight stay at lodge/camp in Ruaha

Day 6: Full day Game Drive In Ruaha National Park

  • A full day game drive in Ruaha National Park
  • Break for lunch and continue with game drive
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge/camp in Ruaha National Park

Day 7: Drive To Udzungwa Mountains National Park

  • Game drive en route to the Udzungwa  Mountains
  • Pass via Ismila Stone Age Museum
  • Arrive at the mountains in the evening
  • Dinner and overnight at the lodge/camp near Udzungwa

Day 8: Walking Safari And Transfer To Dar es Salaam

  • Have an early walking safari to enjoy and experience the stunning natural beauty of the park
  • Check out of the hotel and prepare for departure to Dar es Salaam

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PRICE INCLUDES

  • 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

PRICE EXCLUDES

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

 

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Why Book with us?

Tailor Made Programs

We specialize in customizing your safari to suit your experience and budget expectations.

Experienced Guides for Unlimited Game Viewing

We use more than 10 years experienced, English speaking drivers and guides.

Reliable Safari Vehicles

All our safari vehicles are 4WD Toyota Land Cruisers equipped with large windows, pop up roof, phone charging stations, comfortable seats, and a fully furnished with bottle water

Fare Refund Policy

Our refund policy is designed in favor of the client. If the client cancels the trip with reason accepted in the policy, we will refund all money except the expenses incurred for the safari booking as explained in the policy