Ruaha Tanzania Safari Overviews
3 Days Ruaha Tanzania Safari; Ruaha Tanzania Safari from Dar es Salaam to explore the park which consist of diverse flora and fauna of the eastern and southern Africa. The game drive in Ruaha Tanzania Park is normally begins immediately after your flight touches the land. Just next to the airstrip you may spot the pride of lions or greeted by zebras and the beautiful Maasai giraffes.
Safari in Ruaha National Park is spectacular since it gives chance to see about 80 animal species while about 10% of the world’s lion population is said to be found here. The Ruaha fauna and flora overlapping the two distinct zones of Eastern and Southern Africa. For example the miombo woodlands in some area of the park are typical to that of Zambia.
Game drive during Ruaha Tanzania Safari shall be done in various areas of the park include the thick forest inhibited by leopards while cheetah and lion roam freely on the open plains, and elephant drink from the river.
Ruaha national park boast the largest population of lions with prides of over 20 individuals. The park is said to host about 100 individual wild dogs. Other common animals of Ruaha national park are zebra, buffalo, giraffe, lesser kudu and Greater kudu, waterbuck, Lichtenstein’s hartebeest, impala and bushbucks. There also about 580 species of birdlife in this park.
Ruaha Tanzania Safari Detail Itinerary
Day 1: Ruaha Tanzania Park Safari
Pick up from hotel in Dar es Salaam to Dar es Salaam airport for schedule flight to Ruaha National Park which departs daily at 0830 via Selous Game Reserve. Arrive Ruaha national park at 1130 hrs meet by the driver guide for a transfer to the lodge for check in and lunch. In the afternoon depart for the game drive till evening. Dinner and overnight at Ruaha River lodge.
Day 2: Game viewing in Ruaha
Morning and afternoon game drive in Ruaha. Hot lunch in the lodge, Dinner and overnight Ruaha River lodge. Ruaha national park boasts a high density of lions, where large prides of females with cubs are a common sight during game drive. The magnificent black-mane males that dominate some of the prides. These large prides of lions evolve to feed on large mammals like giraffes and buffaloes which can offer enough meal for each member of the pride. If lucky you can spot this big cat ability for hunting when stalk and chase down their dinner.
Day 3: Ruaha – Dar es Salaam
Sunrise game drive, then back to the lodge for breakfast. At 1030 hrs Transfer to nsembe airstrip with picnic lunch boxes for a scheduled flight to Dar es Salaam which departs at 1130 and arrive Dar es Salaam at 1530. At Dar es Salaam you will be met and transferred to your hotel or connect an international flight back home.
Ruaha Budget Safari Price:
|Number of Pax||2 pax||3 pax||4 pax||5 pax|
|Price Per Person||US $ 970||US $ 870||US $ 830||US $ 800|
For Solo traveler US $ 1250
Safari cost include
Airport transfers in Dar es Salaam
Return air ticket from Dar es Salaam to Ruaha National Park
Full boar accommodation in Ruaha River lodge
Park fee and the concession fee
Game drives in an open roof vehicle
Service of the professional driver guide
Safari Cost excludes
Accommodation in Dar es Salaam
Traveler’s medical insurance
Gratuity for the driver and lodge workers
Airport departure tax