5 Days Selous Game Reserve and Mikumi Safari

Price: From US $940 to US $950

Duration: 5 Days

Destinations: -Day Selous Game Reserve and Mikumi NP Safari

Overview

Safari in Selous and Mikumi Safari is probably the only classic Safari to Southern Circuit of Tanzania and we offer you the best of it. Starting and ending at Dar es Salaam this safari takes you to the Greater Selous Ecosystem and give you the rare chance to experience real African Wilderness in the few untouched areas of Tanzania.

Getting there

This tour starts and ends in Dar Es Salaam
We can help select your international flights, but you’ll have to book them yourself
Fly to/from Julius Nyerere Airport (DAR – Check price) in Dar es Salaam
A transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost
Arrival Day
You’ll be collected from the airport (or hotel).
Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.

Itinerary

Day 1: Dar es salaam to Selous

Early morning after breakfast at 0800hrs pickup from your hotel in Dar es Salaam and drive to Selous Game Reserve. 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. Meal Plan: Lunch & Dinner.

Day 2: Full Day Game Drive in Selous

Breakfast in your accommodation followed by full day game drives in the reserve. Selous is a home to large population of elephant, big number of buffalo and wild dog. Other species commonly seen are lion, bushbuck, impala, giraffe, eland, baboon, zebra, Kudus and Crocodile. Dinner and overnight will be at the Ngalawa Camp Meals Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
Accommodation:
Selous Ngalawa Camp
Budget tented camp located just outside Selous GR
Meals & Drinks:
All meals included
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3: Selous to Mikumi (Game on-route)

After breakfast, walking safaris, the most exciting experience, unique in Tanzania, accompanied by rangers armed for about two hours there after proceed with game viewing en-route to Mikumi National park on the way enjoying the land scape. All meals at Camp Bastian.
Accommodation:
Camp Bastian Mikumi
Mid-range lodge located just outside Mikumi NP
Meals & Drinks:
All meals included
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 4: Full Day Game Drive in Mikumi

Morning after breakfast, 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 causes damage. Dinner and overnight will be at Camp bastian mikumi.
Accommodation:
Camp Bastian Mikumi
Mid-range lodge located just outside Mikumi NP
Meals & Drinks:
All meals included
Drinking water (Other drinks not included

Day 5: Mikumi to Dar es salaam

Before breakfast visit Maasai Vilage near the park to see and enjoy their life, there after depart to Dar es salaam where we will end up our tour.
Accommodation:
No accommodation (End of tour)
Meals & Drinks:
Breakfast & lunch (Dinner not included)
Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Included
  • Park fees (For non-residents).
  • All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation
  • Camping equipment
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinking water (On all days)
  • Sleeping bag
  • Bath towels
Excluded
  • International flights (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips
    (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

Why Book with us?

  • Tailor Made, Private Tours.
  • Expert Advice 24/7
  • World Class Guides & Unlimited Game Driving
  • Specialized Safari Vehicles
  • Full Financial Protection
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