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  • 7-Day Souther Tanzania Budget Camping Safari

    A safari where you can experience the wilderness by foot, by boat and by car, a wonderful combination of the open plains in Mikumi National, Ruaha National Park and the wild bushes in Selous Game Reserve Parks. Very interesting budget for people or travelers who want to get very close to nature, a budget camping safari.

    Day 1: Dar es Salaam to Selous Game Reserve using our Land Cruiser 4×4

    Morning depart to Selous Game Reserve with picnic lunch, the journey will take 5hours. Late afternoon, boat safari along the mighty Rufiji River, brings you into close contact with hippo, crocodile and fantastic birdlife. Crocodile glide into the water as your boat approaches and hippo appear in frightening proximity, grunting and blowing steam. Dinner and overnight will be at Selous Tagalala Campsite Meals Plan; Lunch & Dinner.

    Day 2: Foot walking safari and driving around Selous game reserve

    Morning after breakfast, wilderness walking safari with guidance of an armed ranger take 2hrs. Walking safari will give you a particularly intimate feel for the African wilds. It starts in the morning. After walking meets with your vehicle and proceeds. You will have a full day in the Selous Game Reserve exploration of the Reserve by 4 wheel drive vehicle; will permit you to have good photographic opportunities and the chance to explore different sections of vast park. The Selous Game Reserve is the largest in Africa, covering 54,600 square kilometer. Selous is famous for its elephants, commonly seen are lions, wild dogs, buffaloes, bushbuck, impalas, elands, baboons, zebras and greater kudus. Dinner and overnight will be at Selous Tagala Campsite. Meals Plan; Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

    Day 3: Selous Crossing at the mid of the park to Mikumi National Park

    Morning breakfast there after park your staffs with lunch boxes and depart for game drive around Seolus in our 4×4, mid-day proceed to Mikumi National Park with game en route to Mikumi National Park, the journey is the most amazing and truly wild and untouched areas of Tanzania. The drive will take you up into the Uluguru Mountains across rivers and past small local villages and farms. The drive is tiring but possibly the most rewarding and adventurous on the southern circuit. Dinner and overnight will be at Kisungura Campsite. Meals Plan; Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

    Day 4: Visit Mikumi Maasai Village there after proceed to Ruaha National Park

    Breakfast followed by transfer to Ruaha National Park, with stop over in Iringa Town for Lunch, after lunch proceed to the park for short game drive till sunset, look for Roan and sable antelope, hippo, crocodile, waterbuck, reedbuck and buffalo venture to the rivers edge to drink, attracting the attention of lion, leopard, hyena, wild dog and jackal. There are many birds in the park include Eurasia migrants that comes to visit the park twice a year. Dinner and overnight will be at Msembe Campsite. Meals Plan; Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

    Day 5: Full day car drive around Ruaha Park

    Breakfast followed by a full day game viewing drive in the park. A fine network of game-viewing roads follows the Great Ruaha and its seasonal tributaries, where, during the dry season, impala, water buck and other antelopes risk their life for a sip of life-sustaining water. And the risk is considerable: not only from the prides of 20-plus lion that lord over the savannah, but also from the cheetahs that stalk the open grassland and the leopards that lurk in tangled riverine thickets. This impressive array of large predators is boosted by both striped and spotted hyena, as well as several conspicuous packs of the highly endangered African wild dog. Dinner and overnight will be at Msembe Campsite. Plans; Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

    Day 5: Full day car drive around Ruaha Park

    Breakfast followed by a full day game viewing drive in the park. A fine network of game-viewing roads follows the Great Ruaha and its seasonal tributaries, where, during the dry season, impala, water buck and other antelopes risk their life for a sip of life-sustaining water. And the risk is considerable: not only from the prides of 20-plus lion that lord over the savannah, but also from the cheetahs that stalk the open grassland and the leopards that lurk in tangled riverine thickets. This impressive array of large predators is boosted by both striped and spotted hyena, as well as several conspicuous packs of the highly endangered African wild dog. Dinner and overnight will be at Msembe Campsite. Plans; Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

    Day 6: Ruaha – Ismila Stone Age to Mikumi National Park

    Depart Ruaha just after breakfast to Iringa town where you will be able to visit Isimila Stone Age an historical site where you will have lots to learn. The tour of the site begins at the little museum where a guide gives a brief introduction to the formation of the site and explains more about the fossils and tools that are displayed. The tour then continues into the canyon down a steep footpath. Once there the guide showed us some of the beds where the tools were found and explained how the rock towers were formed. The walk is very scenic, the earth has a warm reddish tint and it is also a good spot to see birds. Mid day drive to Mikumi Park for dinner and overnight at Mikumi Kusungura Campsite.

    Day 7: Mikumi Game Viewing there after depart to Dar es salaam

    After breakfast proceed with your safari activities at Mikumi before you return to Dar Es Salaam with arrival in the late afternoon/early evening Transfer back to the hotel in Dar es Salaam. Meals Plan; Breakfast and lunch included.