5Days -Zanzibar & 7Days- Tanzania South WildParks Coverage Tour
As the title of the tour explains above, the tour has been designed for travelers who aimed at exploring Tanzania coastline (Beaches Zanzibar) and Tanzania South Parks notably Selous Game Reserve, Mikumi National Park, Ruaha National Park and Udzungwa Mountains National Park .
-Selous: The largest Game Reserve in Africa occupying land 55,000 sq.km.
-Mikumi: Offers a wide variety of wildlife in its 3230 sq.km.
-Ruaha: Covering 13,000 sq.km, this relatively new and undisturbed park, is one of Tanzania’s largest elephant sanctuaries.
-Udzungwa: It is a recently established conservation area of about 1,900sq.km in the Iringa and Morogoro regions.
Rufiji and Ruaha rivers supply much waters in parks enabling the vegetation and animals to flourish.
As for Beaches Zanzibar, set like a jewel tranquil coral waters only 20 minutes flight from Dar es Salaam is one of the world’s most beautiful Islands. It is the best place for beach relaxation, diving and fishing. Spending 5 nights there worth it.
ZANZIBAR PRICES FOR MIDRANGE BEACH HOTEL:-
a) 2PAX = $853 PER PERSON TO STAY IN 1 DOUBLE/TWIN ROOM
b) 4PAX = $803 PER PERSON TO STAY IN 2 DOUBLE/TWIN ROOMS
c) 6PAX = $786 PER PERSON TO STAY IN 3 DOUBLE/TWIN ROOMS
d) 8PAX = $778 PER PERSON TO STAY IN 4 DOUBLE/TWIN ROOMS
e) 10PAX =$768 PER PERSON TO STAY IN 5 DOUBLE/TWIN ROOMS
SELOUS, MIKUMI, RUAHA, & UDZUNGWA SAFARI PRICES:-
a) 2PAX = $1,981 PER PERSON TO STAY IN 1 DOUBLE/TWIN ROOM
b) 4PAX = $1,577 PER PERSON TO STAY IN 2 DOUBLE/TWIN ROOMS
c) 6PAX = $1,456 PER PERSON TO STAY IN 3 DOUBLE/TWIN ROOMS
d) 8PAX = $1,375 PER PERSON TO STAY IN 4 DOUBLE/TWIN ROOMS
e) 10PAX =$1,294 PER PERSON TO STAY IN 5 DOUBLE/TWIN ROOMS
1.National Parks Entrance fees
2.Safari lodging fees on safari full board
3.Safari transport in safari proper car
4.Professional driver guide
5.Drinking water during Safari
6.Meals 3 times daily during Safari
9.Flight from Zanzibar to Dar es Salaam
10.Zanzibar midrange beach resort 5nights
11.Transfers in Zanzibar
Services not Included :-
2.Alcoholic & Soft drinks
3.Tipping to driver guide and a cook
5.Visa for Tanzania
Day 6: FLY TO DAR ES SALAAM + TRANSFER TO SELOUS GAME RESERVE
In the morning, transfer to Zanzibar airport in time for your flight to Dar es Salaam. At Dar es Salaam airport you will be met by your guide and transfer to Selous Game Reserve with picnic lunch, the journey will take 5hours. Late afternoon, boat safari along the mighty Rufiji River, brings you into close contact with hippo, crocodile and fantastic birdlife. Crocodile glide into the water as your boat approaches and hippo appear in frightening proximity, grunting and blowing steam. Dinner and overnight will be at Selous Hippo Camp. Full board services.
Day 7: FULL DAY IN SELOUS GAME RESERVE
You will have a full day in the Selous Game Reserve exploration of the reserve by 4 wheel drive vehicle; will permit you to have good photographic opportunities and the chance to explore different sections of vast park. Selous is famous for its elephants, commonly seen are lions, wild dogs, buffaloes, bushbuck, impalas, elands, baboons, zebras and greater kudus. Dinner and overnight will be at the Selous Mtagalala Camp. Full board services.
Day 8: TRANSFER TO MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK
Morning after breakfast, walking safari. Walking safari will give you a particularly intimate feel for the African wilds. It starts in the morning with a guidance of an armed ranger, takes 2 hours and offers a good chance of seeing giraffe, zebra, warthogs and good birding, after walking meet with your vehicle and proceeds with the journey to Mikumi National Park the most amazing and truly wild and untouched areas of Tanzania. The drive will take you up into the Uluguru Mountains across rivers and past small local villages and farms. The drive is tiring but possibly the most rewarding and adventurous on the southern circuit. Dinner and overnight will be at Camp Bastian. Full board services.
Day 9: TRANSFER TO RUAHA NATIONAL PARK
Morning after breakfast depart to Ruaha National Park, with stopover in Iringa Town for lunch. Afternoon you will have short game drive till sunset, 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 and jackal. There are many birds in the park include Eurasia migrants that comes to visit the park twice a year. Dinner and overnight will be at Old Msembe Bandas. Full board services.
Day 10: FULL DAY IN RUAHA NATIONAL PARK
Morning after breakfast; game viewing drives in Ruaha National Park. A fine network of game-viewing roads follows the Great Ruaha and its seasonal tributaries, where, during the dry season, impala, waterbuck and other antelopes risk their life for a sip of life-sustaining water. And the risk is considerable: not only from the prides of 20-plus lion that lord over the savannah, but also from the cheetahs that stalk the open grassland and the leopards that lurk in tangled riverine thickets. This impressive array of large predators is boosted by both striped and spotted hyena, as well as several conspicuous packs of the highly endangered African wild dog. Dinner and overnight will be at Msembe Bandas. Full board services.
Day 11: TRANSFER TO UDZUNGWA NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast, depart to Udzungwa Mountains National Park with packed lunch on the way. Udzungwa is the largest and most biodiverse of a chain of a dozen large forest-swathed mountains that rise majestically from the flat coastal scrub of eastern Tanzania. You will arrive in the early afternoon followed by relaxation at leisure at Twiga Resort. Full board services.
Day 12: TRANSFER TO DAR ES SALAAM
After breakfast, start walking in this beautiful Park enjoying and experience the stunning natural beauty of the park. Picnic lunch in the bush then descend and meet with your vehicle and drive back to Dar es Salaam, where you will arrive late evening and dropped off. Breakfast & Lunch.