South Tanzania - Safari Holidays in Tanzania and Zanzibar - Pure Zanzibar

South Tanzania

Duration - 8 days

Southern Tanzania is redolent with the romantic history of a bygone age. Pioneers, missionaries, hunters and adventurers littered the landscape with legends. To those who know and love the African bush, the Selous Game Reserve and Ruaha National Park are two of Africa’s best kept secrets.

Selous Game Reserve - Mdonya River - Ruaha National Park


From:
$3616 per person sharing. (Selous Riverside Camp + Mdonya Old River Camp) Depending on season.

Prices for other camps vary. Please call us on 01227 753180 for further information.

REF: LLA0902

Day 1 - Arrival

Arrive into Dar-es-Salaam where you will be met by our local representative and transferred to your hotel for overnight and breakfast.

Day 2 - Selous Game Reserve

After breakfast you will be met by your driver for the transfer to Dar-es-Salaam Airport for your domestic flight to Selous Game Reserve. The flight will take approximately 45 minutes. On arrival at the airstrip, your camp representative and vehicle will be waiting for you to transfer you to your camp for your check in. Depending on the camp you choose, as well as the game you see en route, this transfer can take between 10 to 45 minutes. On reaching the camp the friendly staff will show you to your room. After lunch, a range of various activities will be offered to you to be able to enjoy that afternoon and throughout your stat at your camp of choice in the Selous Game Reserve.

Beho Beho Safari Lodge
Beho Beho Safari Lodge
Beho Beho Safari Lodge
Options include:

Selous Safari Camp.
Selous Riverside Camp.
Beho Beho.
Sand Rivers.

Day 3 - Selous Game Reserve

After and early breakfast you will choose what activities you wish to carry out that day; ranging from open vehicle 4x4 photographic safaris, boat cruise or a more energetic walking safari. Full board accommodation and overnight at the camp.

Options include:

Selous Safari Camp.
Selous Riverside Camp.
Beho Beho.
Sand Rivers.

Day 4 - Selous Game Reserve

Coffee or tea and cookies will be delivered to your tent this morning and will serve as a welcoming wake up call. Depart the lodge at 06.00 hrs for an early morning game drive. Alternatively, you may choose a more leisurely morning with breakfast at the camp and just relax there.

Once again, you will choose what activities you wish to carry out that day; ranging from open vehicle 4x4 photographic safaris, boat cruise or a more energetic walking safari. Full board accommodation and overnight at the camp.

Sand Rivers Safari Camp - Tanzania Safari
Options include:

Selous Safari Camp.
Selous Riverside Camp.
Beho Beho.
Sand Rivers.

Day 5 - Ruaha National Park

Today we leave the Selous Game Reserve and head for the adventurous Ruaha National Park. After a delicious breakfast, your camp representative will drive you to the airstrip for your flight to Ruaha. This flight takes approximate 1½ hours. On arrival at your airstrip in Ruaha, you will be met by your camp vehicle and transferred to your luxurious accommodation. Depending on the game you see en route, this can take between 10 to 45 minutes. Once checked into your tent and had lunch, a range of various activities will be offered to you to be able to enjoy that afternoon and throughout your stay in Ruaha National Park.

Jongermero Safari Camp - Lunch on the River
Options include:

Mdonya River Camp.
Jongomero Camp.

Day 6 - Ruaha National Park

After and early breakfast you will choose what activities you wish to carry out that day; ranging from open vehicle 4x4 photographic safaris or a more energetic walking safari. Full board accommodation and overnight at the camp.

Options include:

Mdonya River Camp.
Jongomero Camp.

Day 7 - Ruaha National Park

After and early breakfast you will choose what activities you wish to carry out that day; ranging from open vehicle 4x4 photographic safaris or a more energetic walking safari. Full board accommodation and overnight at the camp.

Jongermero  Safari Camp - Tanzania Safari
Options include:

Mdonya River Camp.
Jongomero Camp.

Day 8 - Onward Journey

Your safari experience in Southern Tanzania has sadly come to its final day. After breakfast you will be transferred to the airstrip for your return flight to Dar es Salaam. This takes approximately 2 hours.

Inclusive of:

• Transfer in Dar-es-Salaam as per itinerary in air conditioned vehicles with English speaking guide.
• Accommodation in Dar-es-Salaam at Holiday Inn on Bed and Breakfast Basis.
• Domestic flights Dar – Selous – Ruaha - Dar
• Accommodation on safari in full board basis.
• Activities as stated per property.
• All Game Reserve, Concession and National Park Entrance Fees.
• Comprehensive support from operational office in Tanzania for the duration of the safari.

Exclusive of:

• International Airfare to and from Dar es Salaam.
• Visa Entrance Fees to Tanzania.
• Gratuities to the driver guide suggested at USD $5 - $10 per person per day.
• Travel Insurance.
• Medical Insurance and Emergency Evacuation Insurance.
• Drinks unless stated above as per specific property.
• Laundry unless stated above as per specific property.
• Purchases of personal nature.
• Telephone calls.

To check availability and prices for your dates please contact us.

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