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5-Day Mikumi And Ruaha Safari Excursion From Dar Es Salaam
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Bird Watching, Jeep Safari, Wildlife

  • Duration

    5 Days

  • Activity Level


  • Language

    English, French, Italian, Spanish


Discover Tanzania's best-kept secret, Mikumi National Park, which forms the northern border of Africa's biggest game reserve, the Selous. Ruaha National Park, named after the Ruaha river flowing to its south-east; is the second largest national park, and provides sanctuary to a large number of hippos and crocodiles along with over 370 recorded species of birds. A 5-day game drive into these parts promises an exhilarating wildlife experience to cherish forever.

  • Thrilling safari through the Mikumi National Park 
  • Enjoy sightings of zebra, giraffes, lions and wildebeest 
  • Explore the role the Ruaha river plays in the park's ecosystem
  • Enjoy a bush lunch amidst the rugged forestry
  • Day 1: Transfer from Dar es Salaam to Mikumi expand_more
    • Pick-up and early morning departure from Dar es Salaam. Set out for a picturesque drive towards Mikumi and enjoy lunch en-route.
    • Reach Mikumi and venture out for an afternoon game drive in Mikumi National Park, where you may spot buffaloes, hippos, baboons, sable antelopes, lions, wild dogs, wildebeests, zebras, impalas, giraffe, warthogs, elephants, crocodiles, and a wide range of birds including Eurasian migrant species. 
    • Enjoy a scrumptious dinner and then transfer to your accommodation in Mikumi, where you will stay overnight.

  • Day 2: Full Day Game Drive in Mikumi expand_more
    • Enjoy a hearty breakfast in the morning before setting out for a full day game drive in Mikumi National Park.

    • Return to enjoy dinner and then retreat to your place of accomodation for the night.

  • Day 3: Transfer from Mikumi to Ruaha expand_more
    • Enjoy a hearty breakfast and drive down to Ruaha National Park with your Tanzanian guide/ driver.

    • Stop in Iringa town to enjoy a delicious lunch before continuing on the way to Ruaha.
    • Venture out for an afternoon game drive in Ruaha, where you may see lions, leopard, hunting or wild dog, impala, waterbuck, warthog, giraffes, elands, plains ostriches, cheetahs and Grants Gazelles. Ruaha also offers an exciting opportunity for birdwatching enthusiasts to see and photograph rare and migrant species.
    • Enjoy dinner and stay overnight at your place of accommodation in Ruaha. 

  • Day 4: Full Day Game Drive in Ruaha National Park expand_more
    • Enjoy a fulfiling breakfast and pile up on the calories before setting out for a full-day game drive in Ruaha National Park.

    • Enjoy a bush lunch amidst the rugged jungle landscape before continuing with the game drive.

    • Retreat for dinner and stay overnight at your place of accommodation in Ruaha. 

  • Day 5: Final Departure from Ruaha to Dar es Salaam expand_more
    • After breakfast, set out for a long drive back to the city of Dar es Salaam. A flight back to the city can also be arranged at an extra charge. 
    • Stop in Morogoro town on the way to enjoy one last lunch before ending the tour on arrival in Dar es Salaam.
What's Included
  • Accommodation

  • All transfers

  • English-speaking Tanzanian guide.

  • Entrance fees

  • All meals during the safari

What's Excluded
  • Tips and gratuities

  • Personal Expenses

Meeting Point

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Price Details
1 To 4 USD 1120 Per Person

This is a group tour

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USD 1120 / person

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