11-Day Best of Zanzibar and Southern National Parks - 11 Days

11-Day Best of Zanzibar and Southern National Parks
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The adventure will provide you with unforgettable and enjoyable safari which will be marked be the Southern national parks such as Selous game reserve, Mikumi National park, Ruaha National park and Udzungwa mountain National park. After long adventure another experience will await you by being able to relax and enjoy the breeze of Indian ocean in one of the coolest and adorable hotel in Zanzibar.

Day 1
Boat adventure

Arrival (See Getting There for more details)

You'll be collected from the airport (or hotel).

Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.

Meet and greet with the driver then pack your things at the car and start your journey to Selous game reserve. Lunch will be served en route then continue with the drive to Selous.

After settle in the camp you will have a bit of rest before depart for your first adventure a boat safari at Rufiji river.

During this adventure you will be able to view animals such as hippos, water antelopes and crocodiles in their natural habitat. And you will be able to see amazing different birds and plan species.

Later you will return back to the camp for dinner and overnight.

Main Destination:

Selous Game Reserve

Day 2
Explore the depth of Selous game reserve

After early morning breakfast you will start your full day wildlife viewing safari on the incredible Selous game reserve. You will depart with your picnic lunch box which will be served at the park during lunch hours. This day is dedicated to explore the largest Africa game reserve and seeing its diverse wildlife which include Lions, Giraffes, Wildebeest, Zebras, Elephants, Wild dogs and many more.

When the sun sets you will return to the camp for hot shower, dinner and overnight.

Main Destination:

Selous Game Reserve

Accommodation:

Hippo Camp

Mid-range tented camp bordering Selous GR without fences

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3
A walking safari adventure

Early in the morning you will have a light tea/coffee then followed by another unique experience

You will have a 2 hours walking safari with the famous bush of Selous Game Reserve. This trip will be to experience the history and life of the local people who live in Selous surroundings.

The bush man will show you different and beautful culture which they own including the plants they used as herbal medicines.

Later you will return back to the camp for shower and breakfast then collects your belongings and depart to Mikumi. Lunch will be served en route.

Main Destination:

Mikumi National Park

Day 4
Game drive in Mikumi National Park

After breakfast depart for the full day game drive in Mikumi national park. The park is rich of Elephant, wildebeest, Zebra, Buffalo with different types of antelopes.

Hot lunch will be served in the park followed by little leisure before proceeding with the game drive until sunset where you will return back to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Main Destination:

Mikumi National Park

Accommodation:

Tan Swiss Hotel

Mid-range hotel located outside Mikumi NP

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 5
Mikumi-Ruaha National Park

After breakfast you will collect your belonging and depart to Ruaha national park. You will stop by at Iringa for lunch then continue with the drive to Ruaha National Park for another 2-3 hours. After check in you will continue with the evening game drive until sunset where you will return to the bandas for dinner and overnight.

Main Destination:

Ruaha National Park

Day 6
Full Game drive in Ruaha National park

After morning breakfast depart for a full day game drive in the Ruaha National park. You will deepen the park to explore it to the fullest. The park covers a wide area of dry savanna where you can see Miombo forest, Acacia forest, Riparian forests and Terminalia thickets. Lunch will be served in the picnic sites in the park followed by a bit of rest before continuing with the game drive until sunset where you will return back to the Bandas for dinner and overnight.

Main Destination:

Ruaha National Park

Accommodation:

Government Bandas

Budget banda located inside Ruaha NP

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 7
Ruaha to Udzungwa Mountain National Park

Early morning walking safari which will take 2-3 hours along the Great Ruaha river with two armed rangers. There is a possibility of viewing Hippos, Crocodiles, lions and lots of other animal that comes to drink in the river.

Later return to the bandas for breakfast then collect your belongings and drive to Udzungwa mountain national park.

Main Destination:

Udzungwa Mountains National Park

Accommodation:

Udzungwa Falls Lodge

Mid-range lodge located inside Udzungwa Mountains

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 8
Trekking in Udzungwa mountain National park

After morning breakfast collect lunch box and depart for a full day trekking on Udzungwa mountain National Park. After a long trekking you will be able to enjoy and refresh on the natural swimming pool on top of the mountains. Lunch will be served at the top of the mountain.

Later descend the mountain and return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.

Main Destination:

Udzungwa Mountains National Park

Accommodation:

Udzungwa Falls Lodge

Mid-range lodge located inside Udzungwa Mountains

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 9
Udzungwa-Zanzibar

After early morning breakfast collects all your belongings and drive out of Udzungwa national park to Dar es salaam where you will catch your flight to Zanzibar.

Lunch will be served on the way then proceed with the drive to Dar es salaam.

After arrival the driver will take you directly to the airport.

Main Destination:

Zanzibar Island (Beach)

Accommodation:

Amaan Beach Bungalows

Mid-range hotel located in or near Zanzibar

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 10
Unique experience from Zanzibar

After breakfast you will depart for one of the amazing adventure in Zanzibar city. You will be out for a spice tour where you will be able to experience and see different types of the spices that are being used in different foods.

Later you will return back to the hotel for hot lunch followed by afternoon leisure in the hotel where you will be able to refresh by having a swim or cool breeze air along the Indian ocean.

Main Destination:

Zanzibar (Beach)

Accommodation:

Amaan Beach Bungalows

Mid-range hotel located in or near Zanzibar

Meals & Drinks:

All meals included

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 11
Zanzibar-Dar

After morning breakfast you will depart for a visit to the Stine town tour. You will be able to see the historical building of Zanzibar people together with their history.

Later you will return back to the hotel for lunch then collects your belongings and drive to the airport to catch the flight back to Dar es salaam.

Main Destination:

Dar Es Salaam

Accommodation:

No accommodation (End of tour)

Meals & Drinks:

Breakfast & lunch (Dinner not included)

Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

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End of tour

Additional accommodation can be arranged for an extra cost.

You'll be dropped off at the airport (or hotel).

Included

  • • Park fees(For non-residents)
  • • All activities(Unless labeled as optional)
  • • All accommodation(Unless listed as upgrade)
  • • A professional driver/guide
  • • All transportation(Unless labeled as optional)
  • • All Taxes/VAT
  • • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • • Meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • • Drinking water(On all days)
  • • International flights(From/to home)
  • • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • • Tips(Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • • Personal items(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees

Rates Per Person

Solo1 room 2+ people Sharing rooms
Jan 1, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018 $3,550 $2,840
Jan 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019 $3,550 $2,840

  • Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.
  • This tour is not available to groups larger than 7 people.
  • This tour must be paid in US Dollars (USD).

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Price From USD$2,840/person
2,840
Total $ 2,840 USD