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2 Day Luxury Wildlife Encounter Safari Tour in Nyerere National Park

$1,150 per person sharing

2 Day Luxury Wildlife Encounter Safari Tour in Nyerere National Park

$1,150 per person sharing

Tour Overview

Embark on an exclusive 2-day wildlife safari from Zanzibar to Selous (Nyerere National Park), a journey that blends luxury with adventure. Your experience starts with a flight to the heart of Selous, a haven for diverse African wildlife. Here, you’ll partake in game drives to spot elephants, lions, giraffes, and the elusive wild dogs. Savor a picnic lunch in the wilderness, followed by an engaging afternoon boat safari along the Rufiji River, where hippos, crocodiles, and various birds can be observed in their natural habitat.

Your accommodation at the Serena Mivumo River Lodge, a luxurious retreat with breathtaking views of the Rufiji River, adds an element of elegance to your safari. Relax in comfort with world-class amenities, enjoying the tranquil river setting and a campfire under the stars.

The following day begins with a sunrise boat safari, offering a peaceful start and unique wildlife sightings. Continue exploring Selous with a game drive through areas rich in wildlife like Beho Beho and Tagalala. Midday, a picturesque picnic lunch awaits, giving you time to reflect on the morning’s sightings. The safari concludes with a return flight to Zanzibar in the afternoon. This all-encompassing tour includes flights, a luxury stay at Serena Mivumo River Lodge, all meals, and expert guidance, providing an unforgettable experience for those seeking a blend of adventure and comfort in the wild.

type

Luxury tour

This tour uses luxury lodge located inside the park.

activity

Activities

2 Game drives and boat safari

shared tour

Shared tour

This tour will be shared with other guests in the camp; exclusive private tours can be organised at extra cost.

calendar

Departure/ Arrival

From Zanzibar at 07:35, arrival time in Selous at 08:20

start

Start/End point

This tour starts and ends in Zanzibar.

car

Game drives

Open-sided 4×4 vehicle

cal

Can start any day

If availability permits, this tour can start on any day

calendar

Departure/ Arrival

From Selous at 09:00, arrival time in Zanzibar at 10:30/11:20

Itinerary Overview:

Day
Destinations
Accommodation
Night
Category
Day 1
Selous (Nyerere National Park)
Serena Mivumo River Lodge
1
Gold
Day 2
Selous (Nyerere NP) – Flight – Zanzibar
No Accommodation

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Flight from Zanzibar to Nyerere National Park – Immersive Game Drive Experience

Begin your safari adventure with a morning flight from Zanzibar to Selous (Nyerere National Park), one of Africa’s premier wildlife destinations. Upon arrival at the Beho Beho airstrip in Selous, you’ll be greeted by our driver guide who will provide an overview and briefing of your safari itinerary.

Embark on a thrilling game drive through Selous, renowned for its extensive wildlife, including the continent’s largest population of wild dogs. Experience the excitement of observing predators and other large game in their natural environment. The day is enriched with a picnic lunch amidst the wilderness. As evening sets in, return to the camp for relaxation around a warm bonfire, followed by dinner and an overnight stay in the heart of Selous’ prime game-viewing area.

Day 1 Flight from Zanzibar to Nyerere National Park – Immersive Game Drive Experience (Small)

Day 2: Sunrise Boat Safari and Savannah Game Drive

Commence day two with a refreshing tea or coffee in the early morning, preparing you for a sunrise boat safari along the Rufiji River in Nyerere National Park. This tranquil river journey provides an exceptional opportunity to observe wildlife congregating at the water’s edge. In their natural habitat, you’ll get up-close views of bird colonies, hippos, and crocodiles. Following this serene river experience, indulge in a picnic bush breakfast.

Your adventure continues with a game drive through the sweeping savannah and along the lush riverbanks of Beho Beho and Tagalala, prime areas for spotting elephants, giraffes, lions, buffalos, zebras, and possibly the elusive African wild dogs. Midday, pause for a picnic lunch in a picturesque park setting, allowing for relaxation and reflection on the morning’s sightings. The rest of the afternoon is dedicated to further exploration of the park’s diverse landscapes and wildlife. Conclude your day with a return to the lodge, where you can unwind before enjoying dinner and spending another peaceful night in the park’s heart.

Day 2 Sunrise Boat Safari and Wildlife Exploration– Return to Zanzibar (Small)

Inclusions:

  • Return flight from Zanzibar.
  • Airstrip transfers
  • All specified accommodation
  • All activities as specified in the itinerary.
  • Safari vehicle
  • All meals – (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Taxes
  • Bottled water, teas, and coffee.
  • Park fees
  • English-speaking driver-guide

Exclusions:

  • Beverages
  • International flights
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Tips – (Tipping highly recommended)
  • Personal items – (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government-imposed increase of taxes and park fees

Prices

$ 1,150 per person

$ 800 per person – Children (7-11 years)

Tour Overview

Embark on an exclusive 2-day wildlife safari from Zanzibar to Selous (Nyerere National Park), a journey that blends luxury with adventure. Your experience starts with a flight to the heart of Selous, a haven for diverse African wildlife. Here, you'll partake in game drives to spot elephants, lions, giraffes, and the elusive wild dogs. Savor a picnic lunch in the wilderness, followed by an engaging afternoon boat safari along the Rufiji River, where hippos, crocodiles, and various birds can be observed in their natural habitat.

Your accommodation at the Serena Mivumo River Lodge, a luxurious retreat with breathtaking views of the Rufiji River, adds an element of elegance to your safari. Relax in comfort with world-class amenities, enjoying the tranquil river setting and a campfire under the stars.

The following day begins with a sunrise boat safari, offering a peaceful start and unique wildlife sightings. Continue exploring Selous with a game drive through areas rich in wildlife like Beho Beho and Tagalala. Midday, a picturesque picnic lunch awaits, giving you time to reflect on the morning's sightings. The safari concludes with a return flight to Zanzibar in the afternoon. This all-encompassing tour includes flights, a luxury stay at Serena Mivumo River Lodge, all meals, and expert guidance, providing an unforgettable experience for those seeking a blend of adventure and comfort in the wild.

type

Luxury tour

This tour uses luxury lodge located inside the park.

activity

Activities

2 Game drives and boat safari

shared tour

Shared tour

This tour will be shared with other guests in the camp; exclusive private tours can be organised at extra cost.

calendar

Departure/ Arrival

From Zanzibar at 07:35, arrival time in Selous at 08:20

start

Start/End point

This tour starts and ends in Zanzibar.

car

Game drives

Open-sided 4×4 vehicle

cal

Can start any day

If availability permits, this tour can start on any day

calendar

Departure/ Arrival

From Selous at 09:00, arrival time in Zanzibar at 10:30/11:20

Itinerary Overview:

Day
Destinations
Accommodation
Night
Category
Day 1
Selous (Nyerere National Park)
Serena Mivumo River Lodge
1
Gold
Day 2
Selous (Nyerere NP) – Flight – Zanzibar
No Accommodation
-
-

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Flight from Zanzibar to Nyerere National Park – Immersive Game Drive Experience

Begin your safari adventure with a morning flight from Zanzibar to Selous (Nyerere National Park), one of Africa's premier wildlife destinations. Upon arrival at the Beho Beho airstrip in Selous, you'll be greeted by our driver guide who will provide an overview and briefing of your safari itinerary.

Embark on a thrilling game drive through Selous, renowned for its extensive wildlife, including the continent's largest population of wild dogs. Experience the excitement of observing predators and other large game in their natural environment. The day is enriched with a picnic lunch amidst the wilderness. As evening sets in, return to the camp for relaxation around a warm bonfire, followed by dinner and an overnight stay in the heart of Selous' prime game-viewing area.

Day 1 Flight from Zanzibar to Nyerere National Park – Immersive Game Drive Experience (Small)

Day 2: Sunrise Boat Safari and Savannah Game Drive

Commence day two with a refreshing tea or coffee in the early morning, preparing you for a sunrise boat safari along the Rufiji River in Nyerere National Park. This tranquil river journey provides an exceptional opportunity to observe wildlife congregating at the water’s edge. In their natural habitat, you'll get up-close views of bird colonies, hippos, and crocodiles. Following this serene river experience, indulge in a picnic bush breakfast.

Your adventure continues with a game drive through the sweeping savannah and along the lush riverbanks of Beho Beho and Tagalala, prime areas for spotting elephants, giraffes, lions, buffalos, zebras, and possibly the elusive African wild dogs. Midday, pause for a picnic lunch in a picturesque park setting, allowing for relaxation and reflection on the morning's sightings. The rest of the afternoon is dedicated to further exploration of the park’s diverse landscapes and wildlife. Conclude your day with a return to the lodge, where you can unwind before enjoying dinner and spending another peaceful night in the park's heart.

Day 2 Sunrise Boat Safari and Wildlife Exploration– Return to Zanzibar (Small)

Inclusions:

  • Return flight from Zanzibar.
  • Airstrip transfers
  • All specified accommodation
  • All activities as specified in the itinerary.
  • Safari vehicle
  • All meals - (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Taxes
  • Bottled water, teas, and coffee.
  • Park fees
  • English-speaking driver-guide

Exclusions:

  • Beverages
  • International flights
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Tips - (Tipping highly recommended)
  • Personal items - (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government-imposed increase of taxes and park fees

Prices

$ 1,150 per person

$ 800 per person - Children (7-11 years)