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THE COMPLETE SOUTHERN SAFARI
Safari in Nyerere and Mikumi National parks is probably the only classic Safari to Eastern zone of Tanzania and we offer you the best of it. Starting and ending in Dar es Salaam, this safari takes you to the Nyerere National Park ecosystem and give you the rare chance to experience real African Wilderness in the few untouched areas of Tanzania. These two parks are rich in animals like lions, zebra, elephants, leopards and many more.
- Airport pick up and drop off
- All meals included
- All mentioned activities
- All park entrances fees
- Flying Doctors insurance (AMREF) during the safari for emergence evacuations
- Overnight stays in Luxury Lodges, Tented Camps OR Budget Camping Area
- Private Jeep 4×4 equipped with refrigerator, portable charging stations and pop-up roof
- Professionally guided tour
- Unlimited bottled water
- Unlimited mileage game drive
- Alcoholic and soft drinks
- Entry visa for Tanzania
- Government imposed increase of taxes and /or park fees
- Immunization documents (yellow fever recommended for visa processing on arrivals)
- Laundry Services
- Personal expenses
- Services not specifically stated in the itinerary
- Tips to guide and driver
- Visa arrangements
- Day 1
- Day 2
- Day 3
- Day 4
- Day 5
Dar es salaam to Nyerere National Park
Early morning after breakfast at 0800hrs pickup from your hotel in Dar es Salaam and drive to Nyerere national park. You will have picnic lunch on the way and the journey will take about 5hours through the most unexplored and untouched areas in Tanzania. In the afternoon embark on boat safari, where you’ll admire hippos and crocodiles in their natural habitat. Meals and overnight will be at Ngalawa Camp or Mloka Safari Lodge or Africa Safari Camp. Ngalawa Camp is a Budget tented camp located just outside Nyerere National Park.
Nyerere National Park
After breakfast in your accommodation, followed by full day game drives in the Park. Nyerere National Park is a home to large population of elephants, big number of buffalos and wild dogs. Other species commonly seen are lions, bushbucks, impalas, giraffes, elands, baboons, zebras, Kudus and Crocodiles. Dinner and overnight will be at Ngalawa Camp or Mloka Safari lodge or Afrika Safari Camp. Africa Safari Camp is a mid-range lodge located just outside Nyerere National Park.
Nyerere to Mikumi National Park
After breakfast, we shall go for a walking safari, the most exciting experience unique in Tanzania, accompanied by armed game ranger for about two hours thereafter proceed with game viewing en-route to Mikumi National park on the way enjoying the landscape. Overnight at Camp Bastian a mid-range lodge located just outside Mikumi National Park.
Mikumi National Park
Morning after breakfast, we shall go for a full day game viewing in the park. The Mikumi flood plain is the main feature of the park along with the bordering mountain ranges. Animals commonly found here include lion, eland, hartebeest, buffalo, wildebeest, giraffe, zebra, hippo and elephant. The Mikumi elephants are mainly grazers and do not cause damage. In the evening, we return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Camp Bastian Mikumi, a mid-range lodge located just outside Mikumi National Park.
Mikumi to Dar es Salaam
After breakfast from the lodge with our packed lunch boxes we shall visit Maasai Village near the park to see and enjoy their life, then drive to Dar es Salaam via Morogoro town. We shall arrive late afternoon or evening, drop off at the airport/ Hotel or Ferry just in case you have any other schedule