Naipenda 10 days 9 nights
10 Days Wilderness Safari - taking in Mikumi National Park, Ruaha National Park and Selous Game Reserve.
Day 1: Arrival - Dar es Salaam
Upon arrival at Dar es salaam International Airport you will be met by one of our local team who will transfer you to your hotel for your overnight stay, bed and breakfast.
Day 2: Dar es Salaam to Mikumi N/Park
Breakfast at the hotel before heading off to Mikumi National Park where you will arrive just in time for a leisurely lunch. At about 3pm we will drive through the park to take in a sunset game drive. Overnight at Vuma Hill Tented Camp, full board.
Day 3: Mikumi N/Park to Ruaha N/Park
Early morning game drive in the park to capture wildlife at their active time before returning to the lodge/camp for breakfast. With a picnic lunch we will drive to Iringa for a short visit to Ismila Pillars before getting on the road to Ruaha National Park for your overnight stay at Mdonya Old River Camp, full board.
Day 4: Ruaha National Park
With a picnic lunch we will depart for a full day game drive drive within Ruaha National Park, taking time to enjoy the landscape of this unique National Park. Overnight at Mdonya Old River Camp, full board.
Day 5: Ruaha National Park
On this day you will be accompanied by an armed game ranger for a morning walking safari inside the park. We will then return to the lodge/camp for breakfast and the rest of the morning will be your own time. At about 3/4pm we will drive through the park for an evening game drive. Overnight at Mdonya Old River Camp, full board.
Day 6:Ruaha N/Park to Morogoro
Breakfast at the lodge before driving to Morogoro for your overnight stay at the New Acropol Hotel. This road between Iringa and Morogoro is scenic and allows for photographic opportunities and sitting back to travel in the comfort of the Safari Land Cruiser. Picnic lunch will be provided.
Day 7: Morogoro to Selous Game Reserve
Drive to the Selous Game Reserve via the Morogoro – Kisaki road for your overnight stay. Depending on our arrival time you will depart for an evening boat safari along the Rufiji River. Overnight at Selous Impala Camp, full board.
Day 8: Selous Game Reserve
Full day game drive exploring the biggest game reserve in Africa which has an abundance of African mammals to be seen in their natural habitat when we give our time. Your overnight stay will be at Selous Impala Camp which is situated right at the bank of the great Rufiji River, full board.
Day 9: Selous Game Reserve
Early morning walking safari (1 – 2 hours) inside the reserve for which you will be accompanied by an armed game ranger. You will return back to the camp for breakfast and the rest of the morning will be available for you to spend as you like. We will drive out for sunset game drive. Overnight at Selous Impala Camp, full board.
Day 10: Selous Game Reserve return to Dar es Salaam
Breakfast at the camp before we pack up and drive back to Dar es Salaam to catch your outbound flight or to continue onto the next stage of your tour if applicable.
End of your Naipenda Tour!