Summary  Itineraries


THIS SAFARI PACKAGE OFFERS YOU THE BEST IN
GAME VIEWING, SCENERY AND HIKING
THE SOUTHERN CIRCUIT HAS NEVER BEEN SO
ACCESSIBLE (BY ROAD) AND AFFORDABLE!!

Detailed Itineraries

Day 1:

Depart from Dar es Salaam early in the morning for Udzungwa National Park. Over night at the Udzungwa campsite, full board.

Day 2: 

Morning walk to the waterfalls or hike to Luhombereo, Udzungwa highest peak. Over night at Udzungwa Park campsite, full board. 

 UDZUNGWA NATIONAL PARK:
 is the newest, opened to the public 1992, and one of the most beautiful wilderness areas in Tanzania. Covering an area of 1900 sq km., the uniqueness of this park lies in its biodiversity in hosting a variety of animals and plant species not found anywhere else in the world. The red colubus and the Sanje crested mangabey, elephants, buffalos, leopards, and sable antelopes are some of the residents in this park. A good range of birdlife is present which includes Rufous winged sunbird, Iringa akalat, Lagden’s bush shrike and Udzungwa partridge. Activities include a hike to the Sanje waterfalls or a climb to the top  of the Luhombereo, Udzungwa highest peak.

Day 3:

 Depart in the morning after breakfast for Ruaha National Park.  Afternoon game drives start as you enter into the park. Overnights at Ruaha National Parks’ Hut, full board.

Day 4: 

Accompanied by an armed ranger, we start the day with a walking safari. Afternoon game drive, overnight at Ruaha National Parks’ huts, full board

RUAHA NATIONAL PARK, Tanzania’s 2nd biggest park and host to a number of animals which rare or absent in the North. The rare animals include the African Wild dog, roan and sable antelope and the greater kudu. The Great Ruaha River, which provides life to the park, flows through the eastern side of the park and is home to hippos, crocodiles and a variety of water birds.

Day 5: MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK is flanked between the Uluguru and Udzungwa Mountains. Mikumi National Park is home to buffalos, giraffes, elephants, lions, zebras and leopards. The park is also famous for its wild dogs and 6m long pythons. Over night at Mikumi Campsite, full board. 

Day 6: Depart after breakfast for Selous Game Reserve. Packed lunched en-route will be provided. Overnight at Campsite, full board.

Day 7: Morning boat safari followed by a full day game drive,. Picnic lunch will be provided, overnight at campsite, full board.  

Day 8: Depart after morning drive to Dar es Salaam with packed lunch en-route and connect for flight or extension to Zanzibar.

Selous Game Reserve covering 55,000sq km, this is the largest game reserve in the world. The reserve supports an enormous number of elephants, buffalos and wildebeests. Other rare species include the African Hunting dog. The park provides home for some of the last remaining black rhinos.

ACCOMMODATION:
Accommodation in the parks will be in two-man tents. Mattresses, bed sheets and pillows will be provided. 

VEHICLES:  

The vehicle will be a 4WD safari vehicle.  

FOOD: A cook for will prepare food for the group.

Package inclusive of: accommodation in tents on sharing basis, three meals a day, English speaking driver/guide, cook, 4 WD vehicle, park fees, camping gear, blanket, bed sheets, pillows,  toilet paper, 1 x bottle of mosquito repellant, game activities as mentioned above, local evacuation medical cover. 

Package exclusive of: accommodation in Dar es Salaam prior to beginning of safari, visa, personal and travel insurance, tips, and drinks, any other activities not mentioned above, local/international flights