Midrange Safari 5 Days Southern Tanzania Safari

Duration
5 Days
Travellers
2+
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5 Day Southern Tanzania Safari to Nyerere National Park and Mikumi National Park will give you a chance to see the best of Southern Tanzania wildlife and nature. The two parks are not very far from one another and can either be arranged in lodging or camping safari.

All safari or tour can start from Dar es salaam or from Iringa and all the prices are based on
based private departure. All Government taxes and VAT are inclusive in the total price
package.
Accommodation before and after safari can be arranged at extra cost.

  • Day 1
  • Day 2-3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
Day 1

Dar Es Salaam – Nyerere National Park

On your first day of the safari you will be picked from your hotel or Airport in Dar es Salaam and start your safari to the well known UNESCO World Heritage Site the Nyerere National Park previously known as Selous Game reserve. It is quite far and you will have picnic lunch stop en route late afternoon arriving in Selous. Then proceed with evening game drive as you drive towards the lodge/tented camp. Dinner and Overnight will be at Selous Mapumziko Lodge.
Day 2-3

Full Day Nyerere National Park Drives Boat Safari

Enjoy your two impressive days doing game drives and boat safari in Rufiji River looking for Crock dire and Hippos. Full relax ions and experience the greatest wildlife safari destination away from the crowds of the northern safari zone. The Nyerere National Park is the largest National Park in Africa where its area seems to be more than the size of Switzerland and you will be amazed with its full of wild animals and a number of birds’ species. Apart from lions, leopards, giraffes, elephants, hippos, impala, hartebeests, pythons, elands, but it is where the rarest wild dogs can be observed but only if ones lucky can be able to see these rare unbelievable hunters of the African Wilderness. Different from the Northern parts of Tanzania where animals and birds are calmer but here animals are more jumpy. It has been recorded that more than 350 bird species can be observed in Nyerere National Park afternoons prepare to go for a boat safari in the Rufiji River and on the next afternoon you will go for a walking safari guided by an armed ranger. Dinner and Overnight stay at Selous Mapumziko Lodge.
Day 4

Nyerere National Park – Mikumi

After breakfast at the lodge/camp, check out and continue crossing north of Nyerere and drive to Mikumi National Park. The Mikumi and Selous Game Reserve, the two areas forming a unique ecosystem you can’t miss to visit. The park comprises a subspecies of giraffe, that biologists consider the link between the Masai giraffe and the Somali giraffe. On arrival at Mikumi National Park start experiencing your first game drive in Mikumi National Park until later in the afternoon when you will be served picnic lunch. The landscape of Mikumi is often matched to that of the Serengeti. It consists of savannah landscape with acacia, baobab, tamarinds, and some rare palm trees. Mikumi National Park has quite less developed infrastructure but that what makes the park even better and unique because that has helped in preserving the wilderness in its natural and untouched state for many years. Here there is also an option of doing a walking safari which is normally guided by an armed ranger if you wish but with an extra charge. Overnight at Camp Bastian or similar. All meals included.
Day 5

Mikumi – Dar Es Salaam

After breakfast we continue with game drives around Mikumi National Park with options to do game drives or go for a walking safari until noon when we drive out of the park and head back to Dar es Salaam. This marks the end of our 5 Days Southern Tanzania Safari to Nyerere National Park and Mikumi

What's included

  • Airport Pickup & drop off from Kilimanjaro Airport
  • Hotel, Lodge & Tented Camp mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Accommodation 1 night before and 1 night after the 5 Days Southern Tanzania safari
  • All Ground Transfers
  • National Park Entry Fees for Kilimanjaro Park
  • Fully-licensed, English-speaking Guide
  • Porter service on the climb
  • First aid kit
  • Trip completion certificate
  • Professional English Speaking Guide
  • All meals as indicated on the itinerary
  • Transport with qualified driver/guide in 4×4 vehicle with viewing roof
  • All park expenses
  • Farewell Dinner
  • Unlimited mineral water throughout the trip
  • Activities Agreed in the 5 Days Southern Tanzania Safari itinerary

Packages Includes:

  • International Flight and Domestic Flight (if not included in the offer)
  • Tips (recommended from $10 – $20 per Person per day)
  • Lunches, dinners, drinks at your lodge in Zanzibar
  • Laundry, Telephone bills
  • First Dinner on your Arrival
  • Optional Maasai Village visit ($ 40 per Person)
  • Curio shop purchases, Gratitude
  • Champagne, cognac, premium brand spirits, cellar wines, cigars and Cigarettes
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5 Days Southern Tanzania Safari

Duration
5 Days
Travellers
2+

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