3 Days African Safari Tours Selous

3 Days African Safari Tours Selous

 

African Safari Tours Selous Overviews

3 days African Safari Tours Selous from Dar es Salaam to untouched Africa’s largest game reserve and the second largest conservation are in Africa. The Selous game reserves size is said to be four times the size of the world famous Serengeti Park. This reserve is one the remoteness park in Africa featured with lots of attraction which makes it to be one the greatest safari destination.

Presence of a remarkable numbers of safari animals and unique beauty made Selous game reserve to be declared by the UNESCO to be one world heritage site in 1982.

Some attractions of Selous game reserves include the oxbow lakes which found in the northern side of the great Rufiji River. These lakes are the home to a wide array of game animals such as hippos, crocodiles and a number of predators awaiting for herbivores which comes to drink and gaze at the shores of the lakes. Some of the oxbow lakes include Tagalala which is the largest of all and other small lakes Manze, Nzerakera and Siwandu .

Game viewing is quite special and it can be done by game drive, boat safari and walking.

 

Brief African Safari Tours Selous information

DEPARTURE From Dar es Salaam any day of the week. Subject to availability of accommodation and rental vehicle.
RETURN Dar es Salaam
PASSENGER Minimum 1 person
STYLE Private Safari
VEHICLE Ordinary or extended 4×4 Toyota land cruiser
PLACES Selous Game Reserves
COMBINATION This tour can be tailored to your exact requirements and number of days available.

 

African Safari Tours Selous Itinerary

 

Day 1: Dar es Salaam – Selous Game Reserve
Pick up from the hotel / resident house in Dar es Salaam at 0600hr for the journey to Selous Via Kibiti Lindi. Arrive Selous for check in at the lodge and short rest. Afternoon proceed with the game drive. Dinner and overnight at Selous Ngalawa Camp.

 

Day 2: Full day game viewing in Selous
Breakfast, depart for a full day game drives in the park with picnic lunch. Conduct game drives in the game concentrated areas of the selous game reserves includes the Lake Manze and Tagalala. On the game drive you can see predators such as lions, hyena and leopards. In the evening back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Walking Safari – Dar es Salaam
Today in the morning you will go for the walking safari accompanied by any armed ranger and guide into the bush. This will be the greatest opportunity to identify different plant species and birds. Late morning hours return to the lodge for brunch then start the journey back to Dar es Salaam.

Tour  Price:

2 pax: US $ 500 per person

3 – 4 pax: US $ 430 per person

5 – 7 pax: US $ 370 per person

 

Price includes

Transport in a private safari vehicle

Full board accommodation at Hippo camp

Park entrance fee

Game drives

Salary for a professional English Speaking driver guide

 

Price excludes

Tip for the driver guide

Laundry services

Drinks and beverages at the camp/lodge

 

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2 days Saadani National Park Safari

2 days Saadani National Park Safari

Saadani National Park Safari Overview

Saadani National Park Safari offers an opportunity for game drives, walking safari and boat safari in the only Tanzania park which boarder with the ocean. This cheap safari offers a boat safari along Wami river is a remarkable experience as this river hots large population of hippos, crocodiles and different species of water birds. The boat ride brings visitors closer to these creatures more that how it could be in other game viewing option.

Although Saadani national park is not suitable for game drive due its vegetation covers, in the few open areas the following animals can be seen baboon, vervet monkey, bushbuck, warthog, hartebeest and giraffe. Reedbucks are so ubiquitous in Saadani National Park like impala in most Tanzania parks. Due to its topography Saadani boast a variety of bird life includes glossy ibis, hammerkop, palm nut vulture, and lots of lilac-crested rollers. Unquestionably, the best feature of this park is the beach which after safari one can go for a boat safari.

 

Saadani Wildlife and Birds

The most common wildlife in Saadani include four of the Big Five, namely lions, African elephants, buffaloes and African leopards. Common waterbucks, blue wildebeest, bohor reedbucks, Masai giraffes, Lichtenstein’s hartebeest, warthogs, hippopotamus, red duikers and the rare sable antelope. A number of primates are also present in Saadani national park such as blue monkeys, vervet monkeys, blue monkeys, black-and white Colobus monkeys. Small mammals in Saadani national park include African civets, mongooses, genet cats and porcupines. Nile crodiles are also found in Wami River which flow across Saadani national park into the Indian Ocean.

 

Saadani National Park Safari Itinerary

 

Day 1: Saadani National Park Safari
Depends on your arrival details our driver guide will pick you at the airport, ferry or the hotel in Dar es Salaam for the journey to Saadani National Park. To make sure that you have enough time to explore this beautiful park we recommend that the journey should start early morning around 0700 hrs. As you arrive in Saadani your guide will take you for the boat ride along Wami river where you will see a variety of water birds and animals at close vicinity. Dinner and overnight at Tanapa Bandas. Saadani National Park in the home to various large African plain animals such as lion, elephant, leopard, giraffe, zebra etc. If you luck you may also be able to spot the tree climbing lions. Dinner and overnight at Vagabond Lodge

 

Day 2: Saadani National Park Safari: Game viewing
Today you may opt to go for a game drive in the few plain areas of the park. During the game drive you will possiblity locate a variety of animal species include lion, elephant, leopard, giraffe, zebra etc. If luck you may also spot the tree climbing lions. In the afternoon drive back to Dar es Salaam where you will be dropped in the hotel.
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Saadani Safari Price

From US $ 460 per person sharing

 

Safari Cost Includes
Park fees
Game drive in a 4×4 Safari vehicle with pop roof
Fee for a professional a qualified Safari guide
A professional Cook
Full board accommodation at Saadani Rest House (Tanapa Bandas)
Activities as per itinerary
Drinking water

 

Safari Cost Excludes
All beverages,
Other activities which do not included on the itinerary
Items of a personal nature
Airport departure tax,
Local/International flights, Visas, Travel
Flying doctors rescue services
Personal and baggage insurance

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3 Days Saadani Budget Safari

3 Days Saadani Budget Safari

 

Saadani Budget Safari Overview

 

Saadani budget Safari is a tour to the only national park in Tanzania and the entire East African region where the sea meet the game reserve. Game viewing activities in Saadani Park Tanzania include game drives in the pristine bush where you will see different animal species include waterbucks, African buffaloes, lions, leopard, giraffes, hyenas among others. This park is also the best place for birds watching hence it has about 116 bird species which can be easily spotted.

One of the most remarkable activities at Saadani national park is taking a boat safari to Wami river where you can enjoy panoramic views of the park and see a lot of wildlife like hippos, crocodiles and elephants at the sand shores.

This Saadani Budget Safari is ideal for travelers from Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar who are looking for a place to for a weekend brake after a long week work.

Saadani Budget Safari Itinerary

 

Day 1: Dar es Salaam -Saadani Safari
Pick up from the hotel or Dar es Salaam airport at 0800 hrs for the journey to Saadani national park where you will arrive at lunch time. Afternoon embark into the boat safari in the Wami River to see a variety of animals include Hippos, crocodiles, water bucks and different water birds. Dinner and overnight at Saadani Tanapa Bandas.

 

Day 2: Full Day Saadani Safari
Continue with this saadani budget safari by conducting a full day game drive in this beautiful and pristine park. During game drive you can see lions, elephants, Zebras, Buffaloes, wildebeest, hyenas and different bird species. Enjoy your picnic lunch at one the park picnic site then proceed with the afternoon game drive till evening when you will drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

 

Day 3: Saadani National Park – Dar Es Salaam
Early breakfast then depart for a sunrise game drive in the park. During early morning hours predators are still very active so if lucky you can easily spot some lion or leopards. Enjoy hot lunch in the lodge then depart to Dar es salaam. At Dar es salaam we will drop you off at the airport or at your hotel
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Saadani Safari Cos

2 pax @ US $ 750

Safari Cost Excludes
All park fees,
Private Safari Vehicle with open pop up roof
Full board accommodation at Tanapa Bandas
A bottle of pure dinking water 1 litre pp daily
English speaking driver guide

 

Safari Cost Exclusives:
Accommodation in Dar
Medical insurance,
All other expenses of the personal nature

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Mikumi Camping Safari  – 2 days

Mikumi Camping Safari – 2 days

 Mikumi Camping Safari Overview

Mikumi Camping Safari; Mikumi National Park is the third largest park in Tanzania and the most accessible park as well as the nearest park to Dar es Salaam after the saadani. Since this park borders with Selous game reserve to the south many animals migrate between the two parks interchangeably. The movements of animals from Selous to Mikumi causes an available sufficient number of animals in Mikumi and therefore makes it to be one the of best safari destination in Southern Tanzania.

Mikumi national park host a big variety of mammals, reptiles and over 400 species of birds. Animals which can frequently seen in this park includes buffaloes, wildebeest, giraffes, elephants, lions, zebras, leopards, crocodiles and endangered wild dogs. While in Mikumi you can just start to seeing animals in few minutes after entered into the park entrance gate.

Furthermore the park has a variety of accommodation range from semi-luxury camps to budget lodge. There are also accommodation which founds outside the park few kilometers from the entrance gate in the small town of Mikumi.

Mikumi Camping Safari Itinerary

 

Day 1: Full Day Mikumi Camping Safari

Start your Mikumi Camping Safari by departing Dar-es-Salaam at 8:30 am to Mikumi National Park with lunch boxes. Arrive Mikumi and therefore continues with game drive in Chamgore (place of the python), and Mkata Flood Plain. The mkata floodplains has the highest game concentration in the park. Some animals that you can see on game drive include hippos, elephants, buffaloes, lions, leopards, crocodiles and several species of antelopes. Since Mikumi host over 400 species of bird therefore it is also the best site for bird watching. If you a bird lover your guide will assist you to spot and identify some of the birds.  In the late afternoon drive outside the park for a short distance to Camp Bastian where you will spend a night with all meals included.

 

Day 2: Sunrise Game Drive

Breakfast in the camp, load your luggage and depart for another game drive into the park till late morning hours and then depart to Dar es Salaam.  en-route to Dar es Salaam. At Dar es Salaam we will drop you either at the airport, the hotel or your resident house.

Mikumi Safari Tanzania Price

Safari Cost Includes

 

 

 

 

 

  • Mikumi park fee
  • Mineral water 1.5lt per person per day
  • Salary for a Professional English speaking driver guide
  • Full board Accommodation at Kikoboga
  • Transport on 4WD vehicle with the pop-up roof

 

Safari Cost Excludes:

  • Accommodation in Dar es salaam.
  • Airport departure tax
  • Hot and cold drinks at the lodges
  • Flying doctors insurance
  • Tips to the driver guide
  • All items of the personal nature
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2 Days Mikumi Budget Safari

2 Days Mikumi Budget Safari

 

Mikumi Budget Safari Overviews

Mikumi Budget Safari is a 2 days safari which offers travelers a chance to explore one of the game rich sanctuary and the closest park to the Capital city Dar es Salaam. This tour is ideal for budget travelers who wants to spend their weekend break out of the hustle and bustle of the town while exploring the beauty of the nature.

The Mikumi National park covers the area of about 3,230 square kilometers and it shares its ecosystem with the great Selous game reserves. The sharing of ecosystem allows the animal to freely move between two the parks in deferent season of the year. This movements of animals makes Mikumi to be the best place for wildlife viewing near Dar es Salaam due to the largest number of animals present in the park.

Good accessibility is another point which makes Mikumi National Park to be the best spot for Wildlife Safari in the southern Tanzania region after the Selous Game reserve. Presence of the tarmac road which cross cut the park assure visitors with an easy reach to the park regardless of the presence weather condition.

Game viewing activity in Mikumi national park is primarily conducted at Mkata River floodplains which is rich in game animals. The Mkata floodplains is surrounded by gently rolling hills covered in Miombo woodlands. This area is the best for spotting buffaloes which are often quite near the roadside as well as giraffes, elephants, and zebras.

While on Mikumi budget safari you may also visit the hippo pools which located near the main park entry gate.

Mikumi is also a bird paradise with over 400 species of birds identified. Some birds are residents while others used to migrate to other places on at different seasons of the year.

Accommodation during the Mikumi budget safari is offered in budget lodges and camps located few kilometers from the park at the small town of Mikumi.

Mikumi Budget Safari Itinerary

 

Day 1:  Dar es Salaam – Mikumi National Park
Pick up from your hotel or resident house in Dar es Salaam for Mikumi Budget Safari with picnic lunch boxes. Upon your arrival at Mikumi proceed with the game drive till late afternoon where you will drive to Veta Lodge for Dinner and Overnight.

 

Day 2:Mikumi National Park – Dar es Salaam
Morning game drive in Mikumi to the game strategic area include mkata flood plains and Chamgore the place of python. Hot Lunch in the Camp. At 14:00 hrs depart Mikumi for Dar es salaam.

Mikumi Budget Safari Price

Min 2 Pax: From US $ 425 per Pax at Veta Lodge
US $ 560 at Vamos Lodge
For bigger group + 4: Special rate applicable
Accommodation are subject to availability at the time of booking
Single room supplement: If required , contact us

NB: Other options of Accommodation available on request & price will vary

 

 

Safari Cost Includes:
Mikumi park fee.
Mineral water 1.5lt per person per day
Salary for a Professional English speaking driver guide
Full board Accommodation at Angalia Tented Camp
Transport on 4WD vehicle with the pop-up roof, which enable you to spot wildlife easier

 

Safari Cost Excludes:
Accommodation in Dar es salaam.
Airport departure tax
Hot and cold drinks at the lodges
Flying doctors insurance
Tips to the driver guide
All items of the personal nature which do not mention on this itinerary

 

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3 Days Tanzania Camping Safari Mikumi

3 Days Tanzania Camping Safari Mikumi

Mikumi Luxury CampingTanzania Camping Safari Mikumi Overview

Tanzania camping safari Mikumi to see a variety of animals include lions, leopard and the endangered wild dogs. Game viewing in Mikumi National Park can be done while on vehicle and foot. The major areas with large population of wildlife in Mikumi National Park include the Mkata River Flood Plain and chamgore. Animals tend to congregate in this area during the dry season so most of the game drive is conducted around these areas.

 

Tanzania Camping Safari Mikumi Itinerary

 

Day 1: Camping Safari Mikumi

Leave Dar es Salaam around 07:00 am to Mikumi National park the journey of about 4-5 hours. Your Mikumi Luxury Safari start as you will be on the way when you be seen the beautiful Uluguru Mountains to the East and the Rift Valley Escarpments to the Southwest. Once you arrive at the park you see various species of animals and birds. Mikumi National Park is accessible by road throughout the the year which makes it to be suitable safari destination round the years despite of the despite of the rain season. Dinner and overnight at Stanley Copjes / Vuma tented camp

 

Day 2: Camping Safari Mikumi
Departs for the full day game drive around the park. Mikumi National Park has a variety of bird species as well as large numbers of African plain animals such as giraffes, buffaloes and elephants. As you approach to the water holes you will be able to see a variety of predators including lions and leopards. Other animals which can frequently observed in Mikumi National Park are wild dogs, hartebeest, pythons, elephant, wildebeest, impala, eland, warthog, and other antelopes. Dinner and Overnight at Vuma Hill Camp / Stanley Copjes both located inside Mikumi National Park.

 

Day 3: Drive Mikumi to Dar es Salaam
Early morning after breakfast, game drive en route back to Dar with stopover in Morogoro Town for lunch, where you will arrive in the early afternoon.Then proceed with a drive direct to Dar and drop you off at the hotel in Dar.
End of Service

 

Safari price includes:
Park entrance fees.
Full board accommodation on safari
Transport based on a 4WD Safari vehicle with pop up roof
Fees  for a professional driver guide

 

Safari price excludes:
Entry Visa
Tips to porters and drivers
Hotel accommodation in Dar es Salaam, which can be arranged on request.

 

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