Southern Tanzania Safari Holiday

Southern Tanzania Safari Holiday Tour Highlights

  • The largest National park at Tanzania, Ruaha houses a large population of elephants
  • National park beholding Ruaha River is the lifeline of wildlife in Tanzania.
  • Mikumi with massive hippos is one of the largest National parks of Tanzania.
  • Morogoro lies in the agricultural heartland of Tanzania.
  • Selous Game Reserve offers exciting game drive and safaris.
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Itinerary

Referred as the largest national park at Tanzania, Ruaha houses a large population of elephants. The Dar ea Salaam is the nearest airport where you can arrive before transferring to Ruaha. Covering the journey with the stunning typography, the striking landscape and rolling highlands, you will reach Ruaha National Park. Great Ruaha River enclosed within the National park is the ultimate source of life for the wildlife dwelling there. The riverside flaunts lush green backdrops that add more charm to the natural ambience. Relax and enjoy the leisure day at your lodge once you reach the premises. All your meals and necessities are arranged there for your stay.

  • No Meal

The hills, plateau and the river streams feature the scenic beauty of Ruaha National Park. With the dawn, get ready for your bumpy morning safari when you can spot the predators like cheetah, leopards and lion to experience the real wildlife of Africa. Getting back for breakfast and lunch, the day is at leisure before proceeding for the afternoon game drive. The Ruaha national park houses a diverse habitat with baobab forests, meadows, wetlands and the water streams like Mwagusi, Mdonya and Jongomero. The seasonal water stream hides beneath the corridor during the dry season, where you can spot elephants digging well as the source of water. The corridors are a great place where you can find a number of animals gathered in herds. The waterholes also act as the habitat for hippopotamus, fish and crocodiles Ending up the afternoon game drive by the evening, you are free to return back to the lodge for a dinner and an overnight leisure stay.

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

The safari tour will continue for the day with the morning and evening drive. The breakfast amidst the nature and the meals in between the drive will keep you active and enthusiast. The national park supports a diverse vegetation of flora with an approx of 1400 species. The wildlife in Ruaha holds the population of 500 different species of birds including the falcon, martial eagle, herons, and hornbills during the migratory season. You can spot the wild dogs along with the predators, elephants, hippos and buffalos. Your day safari at Ruaha will end at the lodge by the evening where you will be served the tempting dinner meals before the overnight stay.

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Wake up with the call for morning meals to end the day at Ruaha. Reaching the highlands of Mufindi, you will explore the phenomenal beauty of tea estates, the lush green montane forest, the dense bushland, the crystalline river streams and the densely populated lakes. Enclosed within the pristine vegetation of tea plants and the dense forest, Mufindi highland will welcome you to explore its divine beauty and diverse habitat. Your day at Mufindi is free to discover the magnetic essence of its nature and indulge in activities like the nature walk, fishing, horse riding and golf. Your leisure day will end at the lodge where you can relax and enjoy the delicious dinner before calling for the day.

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

The morning meal with the stunning dawn is all you need to start up your day at Mufindi highlands. The day is for a long drive to Morogoro that known to be the centre of farming. The city lies at the base of the base of the Uluguru Mountains and offers a home to a diverse species of wildlife. Reaching Morogoro, you can check in to your property and the day is left is for a leisure stay.

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Stretching over an area of 50,000 square kilometres, the Selous is known as the second largest conservation reserve in Africa. From Morogoro, a long drive of about 7 hour needs to be covered to reach the untouched terrains of Selous. Declared as the UNESCO World Heritage site, the national park conserves a large population of wildlife that offers a unique experience. You have the day to rest after a long journey at the lodged reserved for your accommodation.

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

The fresh and pristine dawn amidst nature is a great start for the day. Have the meal before you head out for the safari tour at Selous national park. The full day game drive is planned to explore the wildlife, the natural habitat and the landscape of the region. What makes the game drive at Selous so famous is the population of some exotic animal dwelling there. The Miombo forest houses the species of African bush elephant, Cape buffaloes, black rhino, lion, hippopotamus, East African wild dog, Masai giraffe and Plains zebra. The water holes hold a population of Nile crocodile. Exploring the habitat of wildlife in Selous, your day tour ends at the lodge where you can enjoy the meal and spend the night at leisure.

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

The Selous tour for the day starts with your early meal before the morning game drive calls. The day will be for a walking safari that is one of the best safari tours to experience at Selous. Explore the enhancing beauty and the calmness of the surroundings with a morning safari walk tour at Selous. The complete guided tour is to discover the wilderness, the vibrant flora and the inhabitants of the wildlife. A leisure break in between the game drive is for day lunch and leisure before the afternoon safari. The afternoon game drive is to explore the habitat of crocodiles and the hippos lying near to the Rufiji River. A visit to the adjacent village and the day will end the reserved lodge.

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Your morning at Selous is at leisure with the fresh and tempting cuisine for breakfast. Packing up your bags, take the leave from your hotel and you will be directly transferred to the airport at Dar Es Salaam from where you can fly back to your homeland.

  • Breakfast
  • Meet and greet with our representative upon arrival at the airport.
  • 7 Nights accommodation as per the itinerary
  • Meals as per the itinerary.
  • Accommodation during the safari on full board basis
  • Ground transportation 4x4 / Safari minivan vehicles with pop up roof
  • Services of an English speaking driver/guide.
  • Game drives
  • Park entrance fees
  • Mineral water, sodas, Juices
  • 24 *7 personnel services
  • All international air transportation
  • Any other domestic flights unless specified above
  • Visa fees (US$ 50.00 per Indian passport holder and US$ 100.00 American Passport holders for Tanzania. The visa can be obtained upon arrival at the airport/entry point.
  • Incidental tips/gratuities to Driver/Guide (budget approximately US$ 5.00 – US$ 10.00 per person per day)
  • Any item (s) of personal nature i.e. tobacco, porter age, laundry and drinks
  • Departure taxes except where indicated
  • Optional activities and excursions
  • Drinks, tips, laundry and other personal expenses
  • Emergency evacuation with Air Ambulance [Fly in doctors] if advised in advance by clients.

Proposed Hotels

Note: We will provide you below mentioned or similar hotels depending on the availability

Mwagusi Safari Camp
Ruaha National Park

Elegant in style and luxurious in experience, Mwagusi safari camp is located in Ruaha National Park which was started in 1987. The camp proffers guests a unique and comfortable tented safari experience that will leave you mesmerized. The best part about this camp is that it is built from natural materials lick timber, grass thatch, stones, drift wood and reeds making the camp to be in perfect balance and harmony with the surroundings.

Hotel Address: Ruaha National Park Ruaha, Tanzania
Morio Motel and Campsite
Mikumi National Park

A 3 star property, Morio Motel and Campsite is situated in Mikumi National Park featuring plush amenities and exquisite interior. Although, the hotel comes under 3 star but it boasts of excellent services such as a garden, a bar, a shared lounge, 24 hour desk and a free Wi-Fi giving all the guests lifetime of memories to cherish during their stay.

Hotel Address: 150 mikumi morogoro 150, Mikumi National Park, Tanzania
Oasis Hotel
Morogoro

Laced with fully equipped facilities, the stunning backdrop and the accessible connectivity, the Oasis Hotel is one of the most preferred 3-star accommodations in Tanzania. Nestled in Morogoro, less than 1 km from Masumas Supermarket, the hotel features a bar, garden, a shared lounge, a 24 hour front desk, an outdoor pool and excellent room service that is sure to make your stay lavish and comfortable.

Hotel Address: Morogoro, Tanzania
Kituri Selous Camp
Selous Game Reserve

Situated in the South east of Selous Game Reserve, Kituri Selous Camp is a unique lodge that promises to cater to the needs and requirements of every guest. Spacious, urban and eccentric, this camp provides accommodation that gives the guests a luxurious place to call it a home at affordable price.

Hotel Address:

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Destination Covered:

  • Ruaha National Park (3N) - Mikumi National Park (1N) - Morogoro (1N) - Selous Game Reserve (3N)
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