The Ultimate Selous

lion cubs playing - Selous Park Tanzania

lion cubs playing – Selous Park Tanzania

This 4-day Selous safari focuses on Selous National Park one of Tanzania’s largest and most unique parks and is perfect for those guests who want the ultimate bush experience. Using air travel to get to the reserve provides guests with as much opportunity to enjoy the outstanding wildlife, beauty, and eco-systems in the amazing Selous Game Reserve.

The vast majority of Tanzania’s elephant herds live in the Selous Game Reserve. A feature of this Selous safari is the opportunity to participate in classic style game drives as well as boat and walking safaris.

Day 1 – Pick up from Dar es Salaam city center and transfer to Dar es Salaam Airport for departure on a scheduled flight to Selous Game Reserve. On arrival, you will be met by Rufiji River Camp’s representative and transferred to the Camp for lunch. This evening, you will have the opportunity to participate in a game drive. Dinner and overnight at Rufiji River Camp.

Day 2 – Enjoy a full day game viewing. Waterbuck, southern reed buck and bushbuck are common in the Selous. Rare sable antelope, lion and greater kudu also frequent this area. Meals and overnight at Rufiji River Camp.

Day 3 – After breakfast accompany an armed ranger on a waking safari in the reserve. The sights and sounds of a walking safari are a special treat. In the afternoon, enjoy a boat safari where you will explore the Rufiji River System, surrounded by hippos and crocodiles. A large variety of herons, storks, ducks, stilts, and other water birds may be seen. And you also see land mammals, such as giraffe and elephants. Meals and overnight at Rufiji River Camp.

Day 4 – Enjoy a morning game drive. Early lunch at the camp, followed by transfer to the airstrip for departure on a scheduled flight to Dar es Salaam. On arrival at Dar es Salaam Airport, you will be met and transferred to Dar es Salaam city centre.

Prices:

Prices vary depending on a number of factors including the time of year you are travelling, the number of persons in your group, whether you have any children in your group. We are happy to provide you with pricing information if you can provide us with some basic details including those already noted. Contact us for pricing by clicking on this link.