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THE BEST MEMORABLE SOUTHERN SAFARI
Tanzania has almost everything you could wish for in an African safari holiday. Despite the fact that the Northern circuit being the largest market destination for safaris where most visitors travel to, the south-eastern part of Tanzania has much more to offer just like these well-known hotspots. For those longing for extreme game then you wouldn’t want to escape the dry south-eastern part of Tanzania. Here, you are free from the crowds, yet heading to the country’s little-visited, stunning and exceptionally wildlife-rich National parks.
- 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
- Medical insurance and emergency insurance
- 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
- Day 6
Dar es Salaam to Nyerere National Park
Morning pickup at the airport or hotel in Dar es Salaam and drive to Nyerere National Park, six hours drive. Arrive in late afternoon and check in the camp, take a short break then leave for evening boat safari. Dinner and overnight at African safari camp a mid-range lodge located just outside Nyerere National Park.
Nyerere National Park
Early in the morning depart for two hours walking safari with Bushman (local guide) around Selous forest. Return for breakfast and drive inside the park with picnic lunches. Enjoy full day game inside the National park, great animal sighting including all the great favorites lion, elephant, giraffe, buffalo, zebra and all the other major species like hunting dogs and birds. In afternoon after lunch proceed with the game drive until evening. Dinner and overnight at the African safari camp.
Nyerere to Mikumi National Park
After breakfast with your lunch boxes drive to Mikumi National Park, it takes around six to seven hours driving. Arrive late afternoon/evening with en route game drive in Nyerere national park, you will able to see zebras, impala, giraffe and elephants. Dinner and overnight at Camp Bastian Mikumi, a mid-range camp located just outside Mikumi National Park.
Mikumi to Udzungwa National Park
After breakfast from the lodge take two hours’ drive to Udzungwa mountains national park, upon arrival you will be taken with professional ranger/guide and take four to five hours hike to Sanje waterfalls, take bath if you will like, learn more about monkeys and birds. Return to Mikumi for dinner and overnight at Camp Bastian.
Mikumi National Park Game Drive
After breakfast with packed lunches drive to the park for the game drive activities. Enjoy a full day game drive inside Mikumi national park, expect to see herd of buffaloes, wildebeests, zebra, impala, antelope, elephants and many more. Dinner and overnight at Camp Bastian.
Mikumi to Dar es Salaam
Before breakfast see Maasai traditional then back to your camp, depart to Dar es Salaam with en route game drive outside the park for 30 minutes and then depart to Dar es Salaam for 6-7 hours. Arrive in afternoon for drop off at airport or hotel.