+255 744 300 848 info@rajatours.org

10 Days Safari in Southern Circuit

Tour description:

Enjoy 10 days safari featuring Selous game reserve, Mikumi, Udzungwa and Ruaha national parks, these are major parks in Southern circuits enjoy game drives, boat drive, bird watching, cultural experience, walking safari, hiking and waterfall activities while overnight stay in mid ranges accommodations.

During the safari you will be passing though country side and have nice scenery and beautiful valleys and mountains.                    

Day 1: Dar es Salaam to Selous game reserve

After breakfast from your hotel/arrive at the airport have brief explanation about your safari then start drive around 08:00 to Selous game reserve 5 hours drive.

You will arrive for hot lunch in the camp/lodge, take a short break before leave for evening boat drive at Rufiji river, while dinner and overnight at  African safari camp.

Day 2: Game drive in Selous game reserve

After breakfast in the morning with your lunch boxes enjoy full day game inside the game reserve, great animal sightings including all the great favorites lion, elephant, giraffe, buffalo, zebra and all the other major species like hunting dogs and birds in the afternoon after lunch then proceed with the game drive until evening and overnight at the African safari camp.

Day 3: Selous to Mikumi national park

After breakfast from the camp/lodge with packed lunch drive to Mikumi national park take 7 hours drive arrive late afternoon  en route game drive at Vamos hotel/Tanswiss lodge.

Day 4: Mikumi game drive

After breakfast from the hotel enjoy full day game drive, during afternoon you will have hot lunch from the park then proceed with afternoon and evening game drive.

When you are in Mikumi you will be able to see wide variety of bird species, zebras, hippos, hartebeest, wildebeest, impala, warthog, eland antelope, giraffe, buffalo and elephants and overnight at Vamos hotel/Tanswiss lodge.

Day 5: Mikumi game drive then drive to Udzungwa

After breakfast from the hotel drive to the park for the game drive, after lunch around 3pm leave the park and drive to Udzungwa ( 3 hours drive) for dinner and overnight at Hondo Hondo camp(Udzungwa forest camp).

Day 6: Udzungwa waterfalls, hiking and bird watching

After breakfast with packed lunch head to park gate with the guide, take your day for hiking and bird watching in the pristine rain forest. Later you will trek towards the Sanje waterfalls for spectacular views of the wide Kilombero Valley and swimming. . During evening drive ahead to Mikumi for dinner and overnight at Vamos/Tanswiss lodge.

Day 7: Mikumi to Ruaha national park

After breakfast early in the morning depart to Ruaha national park just 6 hours drive with your lunch boxes  to via Iringa town, you will be passing though country side and have nice scenery and beautiful valleys and mountains. Upon arrive at the lodge for check in and rest at Ruaha hilltop lodge.

Day 8: Game drive in Ruaha national park

After breakfast from lodge enjoy a full day game drive with packed lunch provided, nice view of Ruaha river valley, great animals sightings like Kudu, wildebeests, elephants, zebra, lions, hippos, hartebeest, impala, antelope, giraffe, buffalo and many of them overnight at Ruaha hilltop lodge.

Day 9: Game drive and walking safari in Ruaha

After breakfast with your lunch boxes from the lodge enjoy another full day game drives. Enjoy half day game drive until later afternoon followed by walking safari and overnight at the Zakkin hotel in Iringa town.

Day 10: Iringa to Dar es Salaam

After breakfast with your lunch boxes from your lodge drive back to Dar es Salaam, 10 hours driving arrive in later evening to your hotel.

Price for 2 adults private is $5200 covers:

  • Park fees
  • 3 meals per day
  • English professional speaking guide/driver
  • Hiking and waterfall activities
  • Mineral bottled drinking water
  • 4×4 land cruiser pop roofs open during game drive
  • Lodge accommodations and government taxes