12 DAYS
MIKUMI, RUAHA, UDZUNGWA & SELOUS SAFARI.

NOTHERN TANZANA CIRCUIT  Mikumi, Ruaha, Udzungwa & Selous safari

With this tour you will discover the beautiful national parks of Mikumi (during the safari, you can see elephants, gazelles, lions and zebras), Udzungwa (where you can admire the beautiful Sanje Waterfalls), Ruaha (where you can meet the big five: rhino, lion, buffalo, elephant and leopard) and Selous Nature Reserve (where a boat safari on the Rufiji River will lead you to the discovery of hippos, crocodiles and numerous water birds).

1ST DAY: NOTHERN TANZANIA CIRCUIT ARRIVAL TO DAR ES SALAAM

What to do:

  • Arrival at Mwalimu Nyerere International Airport.
  • Drive at your hotel.
  • Check in at Diamond Tiffany or similar.
  • Meal plan: bed and breakfast.

2ND DAY: NOTHERN TANZANIA CIRCUIT DAR ES SALAAM – SELOUS

What to do:

  • Morning breakfast as from 6am.
  • Meet your driver at 7am and start driving to Selous.
  • Cover 150km tarmac road and 100km rough road.
  • Stop for lunch on the way.
  • Check in at your lodge.
  • Continue with afternoon boat tour.
  • The best time to view Rufiji river until late noon.
  • Drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
  • Meal plan: dinner, breakfast and lunch.
  • Accommodation Selous Mbega lodge.

3RD – 4TH DAY: NORTHEN TANZANIA CIRCUIT SELOUS

What to do:

  • Morning breakfast as from 6am.
  • Continue with game drive until lunch time.
  • This is the best time to try to spot many animals for the photo.
  • Later at afternoon drive back to the lodge for hot lunch at rest.
  • Meet your driver at 4pm for evening boat tour.
  • This is the best time to see hippos, lizards, crocodiles and many fish birds roaming along the great Rufiji river.
  • Meet your driver before dark and drive back to Selous Mbega lodge for overnight.
  • Meal plan: dinner, breakfast and lunch.

5TH DAY: NOTHERN TANZANIA CIRCUIT SELOUS – MIKUMI

What to do:

  • Morning breakfast as from 6am.
  • Start driving to Mikumi while enjoying game en route.
  • Stop at Morogoro for lunch.
  • Continue to Mikumi for noon game drive.
  • This is best time to see elephants, gazelles, wildebeest and zebras while enjoying late eating.
  • Check in at Mikumi Bandas at 6pm for overnight.
  • Meal plan: dinner, breakfast and lunch.

6TH DAY: NOTHERN TANZANIA CIRCUIT FULL DAY MIKUMI

What to do:

  • Morning breakfast as from 6am.
  • Continue with full day game drive.
  • Its best time to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, etc..
  • Stop for lunch at Mikumi Park restaurant.
  • Continue with game drive until late noon to start driving to Mikumi Resort for overnight at Vamos Hotel or similar.
  • Meal plan: dinner, breakfast and lunch.

7TH DAY:NORTHEN TANZANIA CIRCUIT MIKUMI TO RUAHA

What to do:

  • Morning breakfast as from 6am.
  • Start driving at 7am to Ruaha via Iringa.
  • It’s best time to enjoy beautiful scenary en route.
  • Stop to Iringa for hot lunch.
  • Continue to Ruaha.
  • Check in at Ruha Hill top lodge.
  • Meal plan: dinner, breakfast and lunch.

8TH – 9TH NORTHERN TANZANIA CIRCUIT DAY: RUAHA

What to do:

  • Morning breakfast as from 6am.
  • Start driving to Ruaha at 8am.
  • Enjoy full day game drive.
  • This is the best place to see big herds of elephants, zebras, buffalos, lions, leopards, crocodiles, etc..
  • Stop for lunch at picnic site.
  • Continue with game drive until late evening.
  • Overnight at Ruaha Hilltop lodge.
  • Meal plan: dinner, breakfast and lunch.

10TH – 11TH DAY: NORTHERN TANZANIA CIRCUIT RUAHA

What to do:

  • Morning breakfast as from 6am.
  • Start driving to Ruaha at 8am.
  • Enjoy full day game drive.
  • This is the best place to see big herds of elephants, zebras, buffalos, lions, leopards, crocodiles, etc..
  • Stop for lunch at picnic site.
  • Continue with game drive until late evening.
  • Overnight at Ruaha Bandas.
  • Meal plan: dinner, breakfast and lunch.

12TH DAY:NORTHERN TANZANIA CIRCUIT RUAHA – DAR ES SALAAM

What to do:

  • Morning breakfast as from 6am.
  • Drive to the airship at 10am for flight to Dar es Salaam.