Southern Tanzania & Zanzibar Beach

Summary:

Traditional safaris in the Southern National Parks of Tanzania, cultural heritage at the coastal cities of Dar es Salaam and Bagamoyo. Beach, spices and culture on the tropical island of Zanzibar.

Price: USD $4105/person.

Airfare: Included in price from Domestic

Customize: This package can be customized

Country: Tanzania

Duration: 18 days

Persons: min (4)

Accommodation: Camping

Game Parks: Ruaha National Park (Tanzania) Selous Game Reserve (Tanzania) Activities: Craft Tours, Cultural Tours, Wildlife Viewing, Walking Safaris, River Cruise, Game Drives, Game Viewing, Historical Tours, Watersports

ITINERARY

Day 1 – Selous Game Reserve

Pick up from Dar es Salaam international airport to begin your safari with picnic lunch packed. – Evening game drive followed by dinner & overnight at Mloka campsite.

Day 2 – Selous Game Reserve

08:00 Full day game drives in the Selous Game Reserve with picnic lunches. – Dinner and overnight at Mloka campsite

Day 3 – Selous Game Reserve

07:00 Early morning walking safari before breakfast.- Lunch at the Camp. Then proceed with game drive till evening – Dinner and overnight at Mloka campsite

Day 4 – Selous Game Reserve

08:00 Collect lunch boxes and depart for a full day game drive – Dinner and overnight at Mloka campsite

Day 5 – Mikumi National Park

07:00 Collect lunch boxes and depart for Mikumi. – Dinner and overnight at Genesis Motel.

Day 6 – Ruaha National Park

06:00 Early depart for Ruaha National Park. Lunch at Iringa MD Hotel. – Evening game drive in Ruaha Park. – Dinner and overnight at Msembe Bandas (Park HQ)

Day 7 – Ruaha National Park

08:00 With lunch boxes, depart for a full day game drive. – Dinner and overnight at Msembe Bandas.

Day 8 – Mikumi National Park

06:00 early depart for Mikumi Park. Lunch at Genesis motel. – Evening game drive in Mikumi Park. – Dinner and overnight at Genesis motel.

Day 9 – Mikumi National Park

08:00 Morning game drive in Mikumi Park. – 12:00 Lunch at Kikoboga camp. Afternoon drive back to Dar es Salaam – Dinner and overnight in Dar es Salaam – Courtyard Hotel

Day 10 – Bagamoyo

08.30 after breakfast, depart northwards of Dar es Salaam to Bagamoyo.- Visit the Kaole Ruins. Then drive for dinner and overnight at Paradise holiday resort.

Day 11 – Bagamoyo

After breakfast, there is a lot to visit here.- You will visit the Catholic Museum; learn about the slave trade, early European explorers Burton, Speke, Stanley and Livingston. – Dinner and overnight at Paradise holiday resort

Day 12 – Zanzibar

Depart after breakfast back to Dar es Salaam,connecting flight to Zanzibar. – Arrive at airport and transfer to Stone Town – International Hotel.

Day13 – Zanzibar

Depart from the hotel for a visit of the Historical Town. Lunch at the Old Arab Fort. – Afternoon at leisure. – 1700 Depart from the hotel for a sunset cruise along Stone Town waterfront. – Stop at Forodhani gardens for a glance of the evening life. – Dinner at Blues Restaurant. Overnight in Stone Town.

Day 14 – Zanzibar

Depart from the Hotel and transfer to Kizimbani Village. – Tour of the village farms of vegetables and Spices. – Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 15 – Zanzibar

After breakfast an extensive tour of the Stone town. Dinner and overnight at your hotel.

Day 16 – Zanzibar

After breakfast, Spice tour, – this is a tour to some wonderful gardens containing exotic and endemic Spice and fruit trees. Alos visit the Maruhubi Palace Ruins & Kidichi Persian Baths.

Day 17 – Zanzibar

After breakfast, you have the morning free. After lunch, transfer to the airport for your flight to Dar es Salaam. – Arrival Dar airport and transfer to your hotel.Dinner (on your own). Overnight at Courtyard Hotel.

Day 18 – Dar es Salaam

After breakfast, pack and check out of hotel. Does a half day city tour of Dar es Salaam – Lunch on your own. After lunch, transfer to the airport for your flight home.

End of Tour

The tour price includes:

All meals, guides and accommodation

All transfers and National Park fees

Domestic flights

Transport is in either Land cruiser or Land rover

The price does not include:

International Flights

Soft drinks or alcohol

Things of personal nature