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5 Days: Selous and Mikumi Safari, Tanzania

Africa Safari Camp, Selous Game Reserve, Tanzania

Amazing Safari in Tanzania

This Southern Tanzania safari will take you to Selous Game Reserve and Mikumi National Park where you will get to experience boat and walking safaris, as well as game drives. Southern Tanzania features the most pristine national parks so that one can enjoy game viewing with maximum privacy. Animals are also abundant and the landscapes are quite impressive.

Key information

  • Group and private safari possible, rates will vary depending on this
  • Minimum group size: 2 persons
  • Maximum group size: 230 persons
  • Children policy: Children are allowed on this safari starting from the age of 2
  • Starting point and ending point: Dar es Salaam
  • English, Swahili speaking guide
  • All park fees are included

Highlights

  • 5 game drives
  • 1 boat safari during which you'll admire hippos and crocodiles
  • See majestic leopards, lions, wild dogs, hyenas, impalas, and more
  • Explore Selous Game Reserve and Mikumi National Park
  • Transportation in an pop up roof 4x4 vehicle
  • 4 nights accommodation
  • Daily delicious meals
  • Airport transfers

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5 activity days
Group size: 2-230 participants
Airport transfer included: Julius Nyerere International Airport
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Accommodation

Check-in Time:
06:00
Check-out Time:
11:00

Nights 1-2: Africa Safari Camp

The camp is located directly by the main gate, Mtemere Airstrip, and the game reserve border. Rufiji River is within walking distance, with its wonderful African wildlife and spectacular scenery. The nearby Rufiji River has many affluents, which make this area a great attraction for the animals that come for food and water. This makes animal viewing an easy and pleasurable experience.

The camp guarantees first class amenities, facilities, and service. It has 23 rooms and traditional huts, which are spacious, with comfortable beds and ceiling fans, each with its own bathroom with toilet, hot water, and shower. All rooms are equipped with hot water forest showers, European toilets and bathrooms, ceiling fans, and charging points for mobile phones and cameras.

There is a restaurant on-site, which offers a full board service and all meals are freshly made from local ingredients by their excellent staff. In the middle of the camp, there is a special lake close to the restaurant that attracts plenty of elephants, monkeys, leopards, and other animals for a drink and a rest. There is also a swimming pool available.

  • Accommodation level: Budget

Nights 3-4: Morio Motel

Morio Motel is one of Morogoro’s and indeed Tanzania’s superior tourist hotels, offering 30 bedrooms and three suites. The hotel is conveniently located along the Morogoro - Iringa Highway, only two kilometers west from Mikumi National Park.

Morio Motel is not only the best hotel in Morogoro, it is also the best hotel for tourists and business travelers in Morogoro, Tanzania. It is located adjacent to Mikumi National Park which has a dynamic and historic past.

The hotel has 30 fully furnished deluxe rooms, as well as three suites, one restaurant, and one bar. Among facilities offered by the hotel are laundry / dry cleaning services, photocopy services, wireless internet services, conference / meeting facilities. The hotel is well secured with uniformed security guards and on-site car parking bay. Rooms are equipped with air conditioner, TV, en-suite bathrooms, and a private terrace at affordable prices.

  • Accommodation level: Budget

Program

Day 1: Dar es Salaam - Selous Game Reserve

In the morning, at 6 a.m., you will be picked up from your hotel in Dar es Salaam to drive towards Selous Game Reserve. You will have picnic lunch on the way and the journey will take about six hours through the most unexplored and untouched areas in Tanzania.

Lunch shall be served at 2 p.m. After lunch, you shall enjoy an afternoon game drive in the reserve and get to see some fabulous game including elephants, wild dogs, buffaloes, hippos, crocodiles, and fantastic prides of lions. You shall enjoy the park to the fullest until late in the evening when you shall have dinner at 7:30 p.m. Then, overnight at Hippo Camp.

Day 2: Selous game drive and boat trip

On this day, you will explore Selous on a morning game drive, around 7 a.m. You will look for leopards, lions, wild dogs, hyenas, buffaloes, wildebeest, elands, hartebeest, crocodiles, lizards, and other residents. Over 300 species of birds have been observed in this reserve.

The network of rough roads is reliably rewarding, especially during the dry season around the lakes. In the afternoon, you will be back at the camp for lunch before a boat trip.

In the afternoon, at 3:30 p.m., embark on a boat safari during which you'll admire hippos and crocodiles in their natural habitat. Selous Game Reserve is home to a high diversity of both large mammals and bird species, and the world's largest population of African hunting dogs exists in the reserve. Dinner and overnight will be at Hippo Camp.

Day 3: Selous - Mikumi

You will enjoy an early morning breakfast and game drive en-route to Mikumi National Park. You will pass Morogoro, over the Uluguru Mountains, across rivers and past small local villages and farms. You will have a Maasai village tour. Dinner and overnight will be at Morio Motel.

Day 4: Full-day game drive

In the morning, after breakfast, leave for a full-day game drive. Animals commonly found here include lions, elands, hartebeest, buffaloes, wildebeest, giraffes, zebras, and elephants. Wild dogs can be seen in packs here. The open horizons and abundant wildlife of the Mkata Floodplain, the popular centerpiece of Mikumi, draw frequent comparisons to the more famous Serengeti Plains. Dinner and overnight will be at Morio Motel.

Day 5: Mikumi - Dar es Salaam

In the morning, after breakfast, you will walk to Mikumi Genesis Snake Park and take a two-hour morning zoo tour. Later, you will enjoy an en-route game drive with slow driving so that you can take pictures. Then, you will drive to Dar es Salaam, where you will arrive in the late evening and be dropped off at the curio shop or airport, depending on your decision.

Note: Special French, Italian, and Spanish speaking guides can be hired upon request.

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Food

During the tour, you will be provided with all meals, as well as one liter of bottled water per day per person in the safari vehicle.

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Drinks

The following drinks are included:

  • Water
  • Coffee
  • Tea

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
  • Other dietary requirements on request
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

What's included

  • All activities as noted
  • All ground transportation
  • Services of a professional English and Swahili speaking driver
  • All entry fees
  • All meals
  • 1 liter of bottled water daily per person in the vehicle
  • 4 nights accommodation

What's not included

  • Airfare
  • Meals at hotels
  • Personal expenses (drinks, Internet, visa, etc.)
  • Tips for guides and lodge or camp staff
  • 10% discount for kids under 15 years old

How to get there

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Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight to arrive at Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR). Transfers from and to this airport are included. Gamily Tours will pick you up from the airport.

Airport: Julius Nyerere International Airport Airport transfer included: Julius Nyerere International Airport No additional charges. You can request this in the next step.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 30% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.

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This trip requires a minimum of 2 participants

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