Best of Southern Tanzania Safari Selous Ruaha - 8 Days - GS 020

This tour is the best of southern Tanzania Safari for Selous Ruaha tour, which takes you to visit 3 of the 4 southern circuit game parks of Tanzania for game viewing, walking and boat excursion for 7 nights where you will spend 3 nights in Selous Game Reserve, 2 nights in Ruaha national park and 2 nights in Mikumi National park exploring the areas where you will see the rare SABLE and ROAN antelope as well as small and large mammals including variety of reptiles and bird species. Accommodation in lodge, luxury Tented camp as per below itinerary, booked on full board arrangements FB.

Trip Info

You will enjoy and experience nature, wildlife, habit and habitat of the fauna and flora in the natural areas, also peoples and culture. Availability 90% Sure Book Now

Minimum Rate Per Adult: US$

Departing From: Dar es Salaam

Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights

Departure Time: 0830 Hrs (possible to leave earlier than)

Departures: Daily

Minimum Persons Required: 2

Best Time: All the year round

Detailed Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Dar es Salaam - Selous Game Reserve
In the morning at 0800hrs pick up from your hotel from Dar es Salaam or Dar International Airport and travel to Selous Game Reserve with packed lunch that you will have it on the way. You will arrive in the Reserve in the late afternoon, if time allows you will do Sun set game drives, Dinner and overnight at Rufiji River Tented Camp. FB

Day 2: Game drives in Selous Game Reserve
Wake up at 0600hrs for early morning game drives in Selous game Reserve with Sunrise. Mind you that Selous G.R is larger than Switzerland and Denmark, that reserves largest population of elephant in Tanzania as well as large number of buffalo, Hippo and Wild dog, others are Lion, Eland, bushbuck, giraffe, impala, baboon, zebra, Crocodile, greater kudu and is the chance to see the rare Sable antelope. Breakfast at 0845hrs in the camp; there after proceed with game drives, all meals and overnight at Rufiji River Tented Camp. FB

Day 3: Walking and Boat tour in Selous Game Reserve
Breakfast in your accommodation then launch a walking trip in the wilderness accompanied with an armed ranger guide who will guide you on walking to get close to the animals for fine pictures. You will have hot lunch in your accommodation before the drive takes you to Rufiji River for afternoon Boat tour. Evening the drive will take you back to your Camp for dinner experience and overnight. FB

Day 4: Drive from Selous to almost half way, which is Morogoro
After breakfast depart from Selous for Morogoro, arrive at Morogoro Hotel for late lunch, dinner and overnight. We have a research on the standard of the road, and the road is bad for a long day driving. We highly recommend staying for a night on halfway to shorten the distance.

Day 5: Morogoro - Ruaha National Park
After breakfast, check out and with packed lunch launch journey to Ruaha National Park where you will arrive in the late afternoon. Evening at leisure at Ruaha River Lodge, FB

Day 6: Full day Game drives in Ruaha National Park.
After breakfast, dedicate this day in Ruaha Ruaha National Park, for morning and afternoon game viewing to look for Roan and Sable antelope, Hippo Crocodile, waterbuck, Reedbuck and Buffalo venture to the rivers edge to drink, attracting the attention of Lion, Leopard, Hyena, Wild dog, jackal and many more antelopes include Dik dik. Walking in the wilderness includes a visit to one of the Africa’s most important historical site. The stone age ruins at Isimila. There are many birds in the park include Eurasia migrants that Comes to visit the park twice a year. You will have all meals and overnight at Ruaha River Lodge, FB

Day 7: Ruaha - Mikumi National Park
After breakfast, then check out from Ruaha and travel to Mikumi National Park with packed lunch and game viewing on the way. If time allows, go for game drives in Mukumi National park, dinner and overnight at Vuma Hill Tented Camp FB

Day 8: Return to Dar es Salaam
- At 0600hrs walk up for early morning game drives in Mikumi Park, at 0800hrs back to the camp for breakfast. After breakfast, drive back to Dar es Salaam with picnic lunch on the way where you will arrive in Dar in the late afternoon. End of Gofan Safaris Services.


-The above prices are based on a minimum of 2 persons. Group Incentive Safari Prices Available contact us and enjoy up to 25% saving on the per person rate!
-Christmas and New Year Supplements US$ 45 per person per day 23 December to 3 January
-Tour Rates in US$ (Click here to convert rates shown below to major world currencies)

Package Includes:

- Flying Doctors Emergence
- Arrival and departure Airport Transfers
- All entrance fees.
- Full board accommodation on the tour
- Service of an English speaking driver guide
- Transport based on an excellent 4x4 Vehicle rebuilt for Safari
- Driver's Salary and allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver
- Game drives as per the Itinerary
- Complementary bottle of water daily
- Complementary of printed Safari hat and T-shirt
- Government taxes

Package Excludes:

- Extras at the lodges i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry, Internet etc.
- International flight
- Departure tax
- Tips to drivers (highly recommended)
- Visa, Travel Insurance