Southern Explorer 8 Days
SOUTHERN CIRCUIT – SOUTHERN EXPLORER 8 DAYS
Dar es Salaam Airport (DAR) to Hotel in Dar es Salaam : Arrive at Dar es Salaam International Airport, where an Adventure Makers Representative will welcome you and will escort you to your beachfront hotel in the bustling town of Dar. Despite its name, which means, “abode of peace” in Arabic, Dar es Salaam is Tanzania’s largest and busiest city. It is the country’s most important business and commercial hub, and is situated right on the Indian Ocean. Bed and breakfast Sea Cliff Hotel | Slipway Hotel
Dar es Salaam to Selous : Today, we fly from Dar es Salaam for Selous Game Reserve. At the airstrip, an Adventure Makers representative, will welcome you to Selous and escort you to your lodge. Due to the long journey, you will feel tired and thus we recommend a much needed rest for the day. Tomorrow, the real safari of Selous begins. A hot lunch will be ready for you upon arrival at the lodge. The day is left for you at your leisure, dinner will be served as per your convenience. Breakfast, lunch & dinner Serena Selous Luxury Camp | Selous River Camp
At Selous Game Reserve : Leave for an exciting Full Day Game Drive in the park. The concentrations of wildlife in the Selous are understandably huge. It boasts Tanzania’s largest population of Elephant – currently about 10,000 animals – as well as some of Africa’s largest numbers of Buffaloes, Hippos, Nile Crocodiles and Wild Dogs. Breakfast, lunch & dinner Serena Selous Luxury Camp | Selous River Camp
At Selous Game Reserve : We quickly finish with our morning breakfast and leave for Walking Safari – the exciting sightings in the park awaits us. Giraffe, wildebeest, zebra, waterbuck, warthog and impala are plentiful and you are very rarely out of sight of an animal. The walks are mostly situated in a very elephant rich area and walking safely in the proximity of these massive mammals is a feeling unrivalled by any other. Return to the lodge for hot lunch. After which, we leave for an afternoon boating safari. Experience the safari in traditional ways, where you watch the wildlife come to the banks of the river to quench their thirst. Breakfast, lunch & dinner Serena Selous Luxury Camp | Selous River Camp
At Selous Game Reserve : Today, we leave for a Full Day Game Drive after our nice and healthy breakfast at the lodge. The concentration of animals along the river is astonishing. Linked to the Rufiji is Lake Tagalala where Waterbuck, Reedbuck and Bushbuck gather at the water’s edge. Magnificent Sickle-Horned Sable and Curly-Horned Greater Kudu tend to keep to the longer grass and wooded shrubby areas. Breakfast, lunch & dinner Serena Selous Luxury Camp | Selous River Camp
Selous Game Reserve to Ruaha National Park : We leave our lodge in Selous Game Reserve accordingly for our flight Ruaha National Park today. Enjoy your morning breakfast overlooking at the vast Game Reserve and relive your memories, as you spend the last few hours in the park. Our representative will drive you to the airstrip, where your flight will be awaiting your arrival to abroad it and to fly you to Ruaha National Park. Breakfast, lunch and dinner Ruaha River Camp | Tandala Tented Camp
At Ruaha National Park : Wake up in the morning to the sounds of the surroundings in the massive national park in the south. The highlights of a trip to Ruaha is watching the elephant herds (the greatest concentration in Africa) gathered around the mighty Ruaha River; the lifeblood of the park. It is a good place for seeing Lion, Buffalo, Elephant and Painted Dog (African Wild Dog). Grants Gazelle, Ostrich and Cheetah may be seen on the plains as well. Breakfast, lunch and dinner Ruaha River Camp | Tandala Tented Camp
At Ruaha National Park : Today, we leave for a Morning Game Drive after our nice and healthy breakfast at the lodge. The park is one of the Tanzania birds’ paradise with more than 571 species and some of them are known to be migrants from within and outside Africa. In the afternoon, we leave for a visit to the nearby Masaai Village after our lunch at the lodge. According to our past experiences, guests who do a visit to these villages, always find it as an interesting and enriching experience for them. Breakfast, lunch and dinner Ruaha River Camp | Tandala Tented Camp
Ruaha National Park to Dar es Salaam Airport (DAR) : Our representative will drive you to the airstrip, where your flight will be awaiting your arrival to abroad it and to fly you back to Dar es Salaam. Please Note : To avoid any miss happenings, we request you to leave for your flight connections at least 2 hours before the flight timing and reach the air strip at least 1 hour before the flight timing. Bed and breakfast
Package Includes :
- Flights from Dar es Salaam to Selous and Selous to Dar es Salaam
- Transfers in 4×4 safari vehicles with a Professional English speaking driver guide.
- Airport Transfers.
- Accommodation in safari lodges on Full Board, (Breakfast, lunch and dinner).
- All sightseeing and game viewing as mentioned in the itinerary.
- Park fees • Walking and boating safari
- Visit to Maasai village
- Thrilling shared game drives in open safari vehicles
Package Excludes :
- Flights and Insurance.
- Drinks and laundry at the lodges.
- Gratuities for the driver guide.
- Visa (Applicable on arrival at airport) : $100 per person for US Nationals and $50 per person for other Country Nationals.