7 Days Fly-in Safari Southern Tanzania: Selous & Ruaha
On this 7-day tour package, you experience Selous Game Reserve and Ruaha National Park. You will fly to Selous from Dar es Salaam for game drives and boat safaris; from Selous, you will fly to Ruaha National park where you will go on game drives and walking safari before flying back to Dar es Salaam.
Julius Nyerere International Airport
.Accomodation during safari
.Transport in a 4×4 safari vehicle with a popup viewing roof
Upon arrival at Julius Nyerere International Airport (Dar es Salaam Airport), our driver will drive you to your hotel in Dar es Salaam.
Dinner and overnight accommodation at your hotel in Dar es Salaam.
Day 2: Fly to Selous Game Reserve from Dar es Salaam
After breakfast at your hotel, our driver will transfer you to Dar es Salaam Airport(Julius Nyerere International Airport) where you will fly to Selous Game Reserve on light aircraft. Upon arrival in Selous, our guide will drive you to camp for a hot lunch before heading out for game drives in the afternoon.
Dinner and overnight at camp in Selous National Park.
Day 3 - 4: Selous Game Reserve
You will spend this two days inside Selous Game Reserve; you will enjoy unlimited game viewing during the day and boat safaris along the Rufiji River in the evenings. On these two days, you will Africa’s finest predators such as lions, leopards, hyenas, and wild dogs together with herbivores such as elephant, giraffe, buffalo, zebra, kudus, etc.
You will also have a great opportunity to take photos because Selous is a great place for wildlife photography.
Dinner and overnight at a camp in Selous National Park.
Day 5: Fly from Selous Game Reserve to Ruaha National Park
After breakfast at camp, you will fly to Ruaha National Park on a light aircraft. Ruaha is Tanzania’s largest National Park and it a truly wild place offering a great opportunity for spectacular wildlife sightings and walking safaris.
Lunch will be served upon arrival and then you will head out for game drives.
Dinner and overnight at a lodge in Ruaha National Park.
Day 6: Ruaha National Park (full day)
You will spend the day on game drives and the later you will go for a walking safari. In Ruaha you wills lions, leopards, cheetahs, hyena, wild dogs, foxes, and jackals as well as elephants, buffaloes, zebras, giraffes, kudus, gazelles, antelopes, waterbuck and impalas.
Dinner and overnight at a lodge in Ruaha.
Day 7: Fly to Dar es Salaam from Ruaha National Park
On this day, you depart Ruaha for Dar es Salaam. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your next flight back home or on an extension in Zanzibar, Kilimanjaro or the Northern Circuit.