Boat Trip Walking Trip and Car Drive Safari Selous Game Reserve Tanzania - Awesome Holidays Safaris

Boat Trip Walking Trip and Car Drive Safari Selous Game Reserve Tanzania

Boat Trip Walking Trip and Car Drive Safari Selous Game Reserve Tanzania

Boat Trip Walking Trip and Car Drive Safari Selous Game Reserve Tanzania

4 Days | Boat Trip Walking Trip and Car Drive Safari Selous Game Reserve Tanzania



Budget Safari in Tanzania
Enjoy safari among virgin African bushes is the Selous Game Reserve which is also the largest reserve in Africa! This park is easily accessible by road from Dar es Salaam but also by air from Zanzibar, Ruaha, Mikumi, Arusha, or Serengeti. With Selous Ngalawa Camp, your safari experience in Selous Game Reserve will be one of the most memorable experiences of your life for they opt to serve as the best tourism service provider on the southern Tanzania tourism circuit.

    Key information
  • Private tour
  • Maximum group size: 4 persons
  • Starting point and ending point: Dar Es Salaam
  • Park fees are included
  • 3 game drives, 1 walking safari, and 1 boat safari
  • Included park entrance fees into Selous Game Reserve
  • See crocodiles, elephants, zebras, Impalas, monkeys, lions, birds
  • Visit Selous Game Reserve and the mighty Rufiji River
  • Safari transportation by 4 x 4 with a roof hatch
  • Daily meals and drinking water
  • 3 nights' accommodation
  • Airport transfers


Day 1: Dar es Salaam to Selous

Depart with 4 x 4 vehicles from Dar es Salaam to Selous and arrive for a three-hour boat trip at Ngalawa Camp. Morning pick up from your overnight accommodation in Dar Es Salaam. Thereafter, you will start the four days Selous Game Reserve safari to arrive in time for lunch at the Selous Ngalawa Camp. Later on, you will be embarking on an afternoon game viewing safari in the wilderness of Selous National Park. The evening game viewing tour features drives to the banks of the Rufiji. There's an opportunity to see the Nile crocodile and African fish eagles on lookout points near the river. Later in the evening, you will return to Selous Ngalawa Camp for dinner and overnight.
Driving time could be up to 7.5 hours.


Day 2: Full-day safari in Selous Game Reserve

Enjoy a full day safari in a land cruiser with an open-top around the park with lunch packets and mineral water. The full-day starts with an extended safari of the Selous. You will wake up for an early breakfast, then collect your picnic lunches before starting the full day's drive looking for the elusive wildlife. Elephants on the plains and in the bushes feed alongside zebras and impalas. You will have the opportunity to view the animals as they drink from different watering holes within the park. You will later return for dinner and overnight stay at Selous Ngalawa Tented Camp.
Driving time could be up to 7.5 hours.


Day 3: Selous Game Reserve and Rufiji River

Your walking Selous safari starts early this morning as you take a tour in the forest with the ranger guide. The resident wildlife guide will be pointing your animals of interest as well as prints of the African big and small game. See black and white colobus monkey, vervet monkeys, as well as weaver bird nests woven on acacia trees. You will return to have lunch at the camp before the next adventure in the afternoon.
There may be a live performance by artistes dressed as bushmen in an authentic African costume.
At 15:00, you will take an evening boat safari on the mighty Rufiji River. Expect to see elephants browsing along the banks of the river, wild dogs hunting for antelopes, lions, as well as the bird life including lily trotter or pied kingfisher. Dinner and overnight will be at Selous Ngalawa Camp.


Day 4: Depart to Dar es Salaam

Have breakfast before setting out for another morning game drive in the reserve. Your safari ends about 11:00 after an early lunch at the camp, then you will head back to Dar es Salaam.
Driving time could be up to 7.5 hours.


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The tour package inclusions at a glance:
Items that are included in the price.
    • 3 game drives
    • 1 walking safari
    • 1 evening boat safari
    • Safari transport by 4 x 4 (6 seats) with pop-up roof for easy game viewing and photography
    • Park entrance fees into the game reserve
    • Pick up and drop off at Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR), sea ports, or your hotel before and after safari
    • 3 nights??? accommodation
    • Daily meals as per itinerary prepared by cooks
    • Drinking water
The tour package exclusions at a glance:
Items that are not included in the cost of tour.
    • Local / international flights
    • Visas
    • Airport departure tax
    • Travel / flying doctors rescue services
    • Personal and baggage insurance
    • Optional activities not outlined on the itinerary
    • Items of a personal nature e.g. laundry, tips, etc.
    • Soft drinks, alcoholic, and other beverages