. DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN TANZANIA
On your arrival at the Julius Nyerere International Airport meet and greet with Tanz-Africa Adventures representative then transferring to the hotel where by you will have a short safari briefing and leave you relax while preparing for the next day safari.
Enjoy dinner and overnight due to the standard and types of accommodations requested from our options.
DAY 2: DAR ES SALAAM – SELOUS GAME RESERVE
After breakfast at the hotel with packed lunch driving to Selous Game Reserve. Late afternoon arrival, you will proceed with your short safari before driving to the camp for inner and overnight due to the standard and types of accommodations requested from our options.
DAY 3: FULL DAY GAME DRIVE
After breakfast at the camp, meals on your choice (either hot lunch or with packed lunch) you will have a full day safari in Selous Game Reserve.
‘’Selous Game Reserve is reputed to be the best of having great herds of Elephants in Africa. Away from the crowds you will be lucky to experience the Real Essence of Nature. The Game Reserve is the largest Game Reserve in Africa with its area covered 50,000sq km being more than the size of Switzerland.
Selous is designated as the UNESCO World Heritage Site, ‘’ it offers the big game wildlife viewing, bush walk and boat cruises’’
Evening drive to the camp for dinner and overnight due to the standard and types of accommodations requested from our options.
DAY 4: BUSH WALK AND BOAT CRUISES
Early morning pre breakfast proceed for walking safari guided by an armed ranger, then return to the lodge for late breakfast. The rest of morning is at leisure. Afternoons we can go for a boat safari on the Rufiji River, her you will have an opportunity to sport hippos and crocodiles but also you mighty able to see elephants buffalos water buck along the river banks. Drive back to the lodge/camps for Dinner and overnight according to the standard and types of accommodations requested from your options
DAY 5: SELOUS – MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast at the camp with your parked lunch, proceeding the safari on route by crossing the north of Selous and driving to Mikumi National Park.
Arrive at Mikumi National Park for dinner and overnight according to the standard and types of accommodations requested from your options
DAY 6: MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast at the camp, enjoy your morning safari at Mikumi National Park. The Park is the superb park for a weekend getaway, there is the rich variety species of birds as well.
Driving back to the camp for hot lunch. Then after lunch relax waiting for next session of walking safari guided by an armed ranger.
Late evening driving back to the camps for dinner and overnight due to the standard and types of accommodations requested from our options
DAY 7: MIKUMI FOR RUAHA NATIONAL PARK:
After breakfast, drive through the southern highlands to Ruaha National Park. (Approx. 6 hours). With stop for Lunch in Iringa Town en route to Ruaha Afternoon game drive in Ruaha National Park.
Located at the heart of Tanzania, Ruaha rewards of travelling this far are a wild landscape with baobab studded hills and rocky escarpments, with superb wildlife; Ruaha safaris have reliably exciting predator concentrations, huge elephant and buffalo herds and a cross over of game from southern and Eastern Africa. Ruaha National Park features the largest population of greater kudu in East Africa
Tanzania’s largest National Park, Ruaha is a wilder and more remote park than its southern neighbours Selous Game Reserve, and ultimately has the better wildlife, albeit without boating safaris. We love this park! Safaris here are some of the best you will find in the country, and are superb value for money. It is a wild and authentic environment that remains relatively untouched.
Absolutely excellent safari destination!
Dinner and overnight according to the standard and types of accommodations requested from your options
DAY 8: GAME DRIVES -RUAHA NATIONAL PARK:
After breakfast, morning games drive in Ruaha National Park. ‘’Ruaha – named after the Great Ruaha River that serves as a lifeline for the animals of the park in the dry season – forms the core of a much larger wilderness ecosystem of 150 000km². The banks of the Ruaha are a permanent hunting ground for lion, leopard, cheetah, jackal, hyena and the rare and endangered African wild dog, which prey on the waterbuck, impala and gazelle that come to the river to drink. This is a remote wilderness area that offers an authentic and profound safari experience for those in the know and those who have a special place in their hearts for Tanzania safari parks’’. Lunch at the Lodge
Afternoon games drive in Ruaha National Park.
Late evening drive to the lodge, dinner and overnight according to the standard and types of accommodations requested from your options
DAY 9: WALKING SAFARI IN RUAHA:
After breakfast at the lodge proceed for walking safari guided by an armed ranger. Allow yourself to fall into natures rhythms, test your senses as you begin to learn and observe the natural world on foot, interpret the smells, sounds and signs which all form part of the addictive walking experience. For all afternoon activities there is a choice, from learning about tracking, short walks into the vast Kopje and Inselberg systems (huge rock outcrops), specialist birding, and normal game drives to name but a few. Then back to the lodge for dinner and overnight according to the standard and types of accommodations requested from your options
DAY 10: DEPART
After breakfast depart Ruaha to Dar es Salaam arriving in the evening.
(Note: You May Choose to Fly-Out of Ruaha by a Daily Scheduling Morning Flight (11.45am) to Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam by Request).
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All Accommodations subject to availability and range from luxury, mid-range to budgeted.