Tanzania Spirit 10 days 9 nights
10 Day Safari - taking in Saadani/Mikumi/Ruaha National Parks/Udzungwa Mountain National Park/Ruaha National Park and Selous Game Reserve
Day 1: Dar es Salaam to Saadani N/Park
Depart from your hotel in Dar es Salaam and drive to Bagamoyo, along the coast, for a brief tour of archeological sites before heading to the Coast of Saadani National Park for an afternoon game drive. This is the only place where the bush meets the beach, providing and incredible contrasting experience. Overnight stay at a Tent With a View Camp or Saadani Safari Lodge, full board.
Day 2: Saadani N/Park to Mikumi N/Park
Early breakfast at the lodge before departing for a boat safari along Wami River which is famous for its bird and aquatic wildlife. Return to the lodge for lunch. Game drive whilst on route to Mikumi National Park for your overnight stay at Mikumi Wildlife Camp / Vuma Hill Tented Camp, full board.
Day 3: Mikumi N/Park to Ruaha N/Park
After breakfast, we will depart for a half day game drive in the park before driving to Ruaha National Park for your overnight stay. Picnic lunch to be provided. Overnight stay at Old Mdonya River Camp / Ruaha River lodge, on Full Board.
Day 4: Ruaha National Park
With a picnic lunch , we will depart for a full day game drive exploring and enjoying the landscape and scenery of this unique National park. Overnight at Old Mdonya River Camp / Ruaha River lodge, on Full Board.
Day 5: Ruaha N/Park to Udzungwa Mountain N/Park
On this day you will be accompanied by an armed ranger for an early morning walking safari inside the park, then returning to the lodge/camp for breakfast. We will allow for a further game drive on route to Udzungwa Moutain National Park for your overnight stay at Udzungwa Falls Lodge, full board.
Day 6: Udzungwa Mountain National Park
Breakfast at the camp before spending a day of trekking within Udzungwa National Park. The trek will include visiting Sanje waterfalls so please remember to bring swimwear! Overnight stay at your lodge / full board.
Day 7: Udzungwa Mountain N/Park to Selous Game Reserve
With a picnic lunch, we will drive to Selous game reserve via the Morogoro – Kisaki road for your overnight stay in Selous. Depending on our time of arrival you can enjoy an evening boat safari along the Rufiji River. Overnight stay at Lake Manze Tented Camp / Rufiji River Camp, full board.
Day 8: Selous Game Reserve
Breakfast at the lodge before setting off through the reserve for a full day game drive exploring the biggest game reserve in Africa from the comfort of our Open Roof Safari Land Cruiser. Later in the evening we will drive back to the camp for your overnight stay, full board.
Day 9: Selous Game Reserve
Depart for an early morning walking safari accompanied by an armed ranger. The walk will take 1 – 2 hours inside the reserve before returning to the camp for breakfast. The early afternoon hours are your own leisure time to enjoy facilities at the camp and some 'time out'. Later in the afternoon towards 4pm we will leave for an evening game drive in the reserve. Overnight stay at Lake Manze Tented Camp / Rufiji River Camp, full board.
Day 10: Selous Game Reserve return to Dar es Salaam
After breakfast, we will drive back to Dar es salaam via the Kibiti road or transfer you to Mtemere/Siwandu airstrip if you are reaching the next stage of your journey to the coast / Zanzibar.
End of your Tanzania Spirit Tour!