Selous Safari Tanzania Overviews
Selous Safari Tanzania; A three days safari to the largest and untouched game reserves in the southern Tanzania remote area with abundant wildlife. The Selous Game Reserve is one of most scenic wildlife destinations which utterly beautiful of African Wilderness. Furthermore the beauty of the park is matched by the quality of a safari here; boating, walking and fly camping compliment standard game driving in thriving wildlife areas.
Selous game reserves boast the largest population of Elephants in the country as well as significant numbers of Buffalo, Hippo, Crocodile and endangered Wild dog. While on game drive you can easily see prides of lions, herds of Impalas, Bush buck, Warthogs, Giraffe, Ostrich, Eland and Zebra. Other animals that you can also encountered on game viewing are Hyenas, Kudu, Baboon, rare sable antelope and Leopard.
In additional to the presence of abundant wildlife the Selous game reserve boast over 400 species of bird life. Among the birds which you can see while in Selous includes the Secretary bird, Fish eagle, Sunbird, Kingfisher, Hammer kop, Open bill stork, Red & Yellow bill stork, Weavers, vulture’s, Marabou stork and several Water birds. Therefore the variety of the wildlife to be explored are endless
Therefore a 3 days Selous Safari is a perfect short holiday providing a unique African safari experience to the wildlife lovers.
Brief Safari 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|
|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.|
Detail Selous Safari Program
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 embark into the boat safari along the rufiji River where you will be able to see a variety of African marine animals and birds. Dinner and overnight at Hippo Camp.
Day 2: Game viewing in Selous Game Reserves
Early breakfast, depart for a full day game drives with picnic lunch boxes. Drive into various parts of the great Selous Game Reserve which is the home to the largest population of elephants. The rarely seen wild dogs can also be seen here while stalking, chasing and killing their prey. Other predators which can be spotted during game drives include lions, hyena and leopards. In the evening drive back to the camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Selous Walking Safari – Dar es Salaam
Early breakfast, depart for the walking safari into the vast African bush of the Selous Game Reserve. Accommpaned by your guide and the ranger you will identify different plants, spots bird species and tracking some animals. Late morning hours back to the camp for brunch and depart for Dar es Salaam.
2 pax: US $ 625 per person
3 – 4 pax: US $ 600 per person
5 – 7 pax: US $ 560 per person
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
Transport in a private safari vehicle
Full board accommodation at Hippo camp
Park entrance fee
Salary for a professional English Speaking driver guide
Tip for the driver guide
Drinks and beverages at the camp/lodge