Mikumi and Ruaha safari plan
Mikumi and Ruaha national parks are a great options for anyone staying in Zanzibar or in Dar es Salaam. Safari from Zanzibar will require flying or taking the ferry to Dar es Salaam on the previous day.
Dar es Salaam – Mikumi
Early morning pick up from hotel in Dar es Salaam, heading towards Mikumi national park safari. Drive takes approx. 6 hours. Lunch inside the park, the game drive until sunset.
Overnight: Mikumi bandas
Mikumi – Ruaha
Early morning game drive in Mikumi starting at sunrise. Late breakfast after morning safari, then heading towards Ruaha. Enjoying the amazing scenery en-route, lunch in Iringa town. Reaching Ruaha in the afternoon, then a light walking safari.
Overnight: Ruaha Hilltop Lodge
After early breakfast, a full day game drive in Ruaha with a picnic lunch. This
is the best time to see elephants, zebras, buffalos, leopards, crocodiles… Ruaha is well known especially for it’s big prides of lions.
Overnight: Ruaha bandas
Ruaha – Mikumi
Early breakfast, then Ruaha game drive until noon. Hot lunch at a lodge, then driving back towards Mikumi.
Overnight: Mikumi Resort
Mikumi – Dar es Salaam
Early morning cultural tour with the Maasai. Then back to the hotel for a breakfast. Driving to Dar es Salaam, to make it in good time. Possibility to catch a flight to Zanzibar.
Mikumi and Ruaha safari information
Safari prices vary depending on the season, availability of accommodations and the group size. Accommodations can be upgraded and safari plan tailored to your liking. We are happy to confirm your unique Tanzania safari, contact us and let’s plan together.
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