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4 Days Wilderness Luxury and Safari Adventure in Nyerere National Park

From $3,530 per person sharing

4 Days Wilderness Luxury and Safari Adventure in Nyerere National Park

From $3,530 per person sharing

Tour Overview

Experience a luxurious and exclusive 4-day flying safari to Nyerere National Park, an unspoiled paradise and one of Africa’s best-kept secrets. Formerly part of the Selous Game Reserve, this park was established in 2019 and now stands as Africa’s largest national park, sprawling over 30,000 square kilometres. The untouched and remote wilderness areas of Nyerere National Park offer an authentic African adventure that is unparalleled on the continent.

Home to Tanzania’s largest elephant population, the park is also a sanctuary for a plethora of wildlife, including lions, leopards, African hunting dogs, buffaloes, and hippos. Visitors are likely to spot an array of species such as bushbucks, duikers, elands, hartebeests, hyenas, giraffes, oryx, reedbucks, impalas, waterbucks, and zebras. The park’s diverse range of safari activities ensures a memorable experience, with options including romantic boat safaris along the Great Rufiji River, fishing, legendary fly camping trips, walking safaris, and classic game drives through thriving wildlife areas.

Your stay will be enhanced by luxurious accommodation at Roho ya Selous, a top-tier camp nestled in the heart of the park. This exquisite stay offers prime game-viewing opportunities and an immersive experience in the African bush, melding comfort with adventure.

type

Luxury tour

This tour uses a luxury camps or lodges.

activity

Activities

Game drives, boat and walking 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.

customize

Can be customised

You can request changes to this tour

start

Start/End point

This tour starts and ends in Dar es Salaam or Zanzibar

car

Game drives

Open-sided 4×4 vehicle

cal

Can start any day

If availability permits, this tour can start on any day

solo

Suitable for solo travellers

Solo travellers can book this private tour

Itinerary Overview:

Day
Destinations
Accommodation
Night
Category
Day 1-3
Selous (Nyerere National Park)
Roho Ya Selous
3
Platinum
Day 4
Selous(NyerereNP) – Flight – Zanzibar/ Dar
No Accommodation

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Departure from Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam to Nyerere NP

Your safari adventure starts with a scenic flight from Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam to Nyerere National Park, part of the historic Selous Game Reserve. Renowned for its untouched wilderness and rich wildlife, the park is named after Julius Nyerere, Tanzania’s founding father. You will be staying at Roho ya Selous, one of the luxurious accommodations in the park, perfectly situated for prime game viewing and offering an immersive African bush experience.

Upon arrival at the park’s airstrip, an experienced driver-guide will greet you and introduce you to the park’s ecosystem. As you travel to Roho ya Selous, anticipate encountering a variety of wildlife and stunning landscapes. After settling in and enjoying a freshly prepared lunch, take part in an afternoon boat safari. This excursion lets you observe wildlife up close, like birds, hippos, and crocodiles. Finish your day with catch-and-release fishing and a splendid sundowner, enveloped by the park’s beauty.

Day 1 Departure from Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam to Nyerere (Small)

Day 2 & 3: Safari Adventures in Nyerere National Park

Begin your mornings with the wilderness sounds and a delightful breakfast at Roho ya Selous. Nyerere National Park’s flexible itinerary includes a range of activities. Explore the park’s diverse habitats, teeming with elephants, lions, and African wild dogs, during your morning and afternoon game drives. These landscapes offer exceptional photography opportunities and are a sanctuary for various wildlife and birds.

Enjoy a relaxed lunch, or choose a full-day game drive with a picnic lunch to immerse yourself in the park’s wild beauty. After a day of adventure, unwind at the camp’s pool, followed by an evening of fine dining under the African stars, encapsulating the classic safari experience.

Day 2 & 3 Safari Adventures in Nyerere National Park (Small)

Day 4: Return from Nyerere NP to Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam

Engage in a guided bush walk in the morning, exploring the Miombo woodlands and savannas. Led by an expert guide, this walk offers a deeper understanding of the park’s intricate ecosystem.

After breakfast, prepare for your journey to the airstrip, with a final game drive to capture the last glimpses of the park’s varied landscapes and wildlife. Reflect on Nyerere National Park’s unforgettable experiences and majestic beauty as you fly back to Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam.

Day 4 Return from Nyerere NP to Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam (Small)

Inclusions:

  • Return flight from Dar es Salaam/Zanzibar
  • Airstrip transfers
  • Evacuation insurance (AMREF – Flying Doctors)
  • All specified accommodation
  • All activities as specified in the itinerary.
  • Safari vehicle
  • All meals – (As specified in the day-by-day section), tea and coffee.
  • Taxes
  • Water in the car
  • Park fees
  • English-speaking driver-guide
  • All soft drinks, house wine, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees (excluding champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brands, spirits and cigars)
  • Basic (limited) laundry services

Exclusions:

  • International Flights
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Visa for entry (bought upon arrival, 50-100 USD pp.)
  • Tips – (Tipping guideline US$15+ pp per day)
  • Personal items – (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government-imposed increase of taxes and park fees

Prices

Travel Dates
1 Pax
2 Pax
3 Pax
4 Pax
5 Pax
6 Pax
6 Jan – 14 March 2024
$ 4,370
$ 3,830
$ 3,810
$ 3,630
$ 3,638
$ 3,530
1 June – 30 June 2024
$ 4,370
$ 3,830
$ 3,810
$ 3,630
$ 3,638
$ 3,530
1 July – 31 Oct 2024
$ 5,590
$ 4,480
$ 4,530
$ 4,250
$ 4,362
$ 4,140
1 Nov – 19 Dec 2024
$ 4,370
$ 3,830
$ 3,810
$ 3,630
$ 3,638
$ 3,530
20 Dec – 5 Jan 2025
$ 5,590
$ 4,480
$ 4,530
$ 4,250
$ 4,362
$ 4,140

Tour Overview

Experience a luxurious and exclusive 4-day flying safari to Nyerere National Park, an unspoiled paradise and one of Africa's best-kept secrets. Formerly part of the Selous Game Reserve, this park was established in 2019 and now stands as Africa's largest national park, sprawling over 30,000 square kilometres. The untouched and remote wilderness areas of Nyerere National Park offer an authentic African adventure that is unparalleled on the continent.

Home to Tanzania's largest elephant population, the park is also a sanctuary for a plethora of wildlife, including lions, leopards, African hunting dogs, buffaloes, and hippos. Visitors are likely to spot an array of species such as bushbucks, duikers, elands, hartebeests, hyenas, giraffes, oryx, reedbucks, impalas, waterbucks, and zebras. The park's diverse range of safari activities ensures a memorable experience, with options including romantic boat safaris along the Great Rufiji River, fishing, legendary fly camping trips, walking safaris, and classic game drives through thriving wildlife areas.

Your stay will be enhanced by luxurious accommodation at Roho ya Selous, a top-tier camp nestled in the heart of the park. This exquisite stay offers prime game-viewing opportunities and an immersive experience in the African bush, melding comfort with adventure.

type

Luxury tour

This tour uses a luxury camps or lodges.

activity

Activities

Game drives, boat and walking 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.

customize

Can be customised

You can request changes to this tour

start

Start/End point

This tour starts and ends in Dar es Salaam or Zanzibar

car

Game drives

Open-sided 4×4 vehicle

cal

Can start any day

If availability permits, this tour can start on any day

solo

Suitable for solo travellers

Solo travellers can book this private tour

Itinerary Overview:

Day
Destinations
Accommodation
Night
Category
Day 1-3
Selous (Nyerere National Park)
Roho Ya Selous
3
Platinum
Day 4
Selous(NyerereNP) – Flight – Zanzibar/ Dar
No Accommodation
-
-

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Departure from Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam to Nyerere NP

Your safari adventure starts with a scenic flight from Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam to Nyerere National Park, part of the historic Selous Game Reserve. Renowned for its untouched wilderness and rich wildlife, the park is named after Julius Nyerere, Tanzania's founding father. You will be staying at Roho ya Selous, one of the luxurious accommodations in the park, perfectly situated for prime game viewing and offering an immersive African bush experience.

Upon arrival at the park's airstrip, an experienced driver-guide will greet you and introduce you to the park's ecosystem. As you travel to Roho ya Selous, anticipate encountering a variety of wildlife and stunning landscapes. After settling in and enjoying a freshly prepared lunch, take part in an afternoon boat safari. This excursion lets you observe wildlife up close, like birds, hippos, and crocodiles. Finish your day with catch-and-release fishing and a splendid sundowner, enveloped by the park’s beauty.

Day 1 Departure from Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam to Nyerere (Small)

Day 2 & 3: Safari Adventures in Nyerere National Park

Begin your mornings with the wilderness sounds and a delightful breakfast at Roho ya Selous. Nyerere National Park's flexible itinerary includes a range of activities. Explore the park's diverse habitats, teeming with elephants, lions, and African wild dogs, during your morning and afternoon game drives. These landscapes offer exceptional photography opportunities and are a sanctuary for various wildlife and birds.

Enjoy a relaxed lunch, or choose a full-day game drive with a picnic lunch to immerse yourself in the park's wild beauty. After a day of adventure, unwind at the camp's pool, followed by an evening of fine dining under the African stars, encapsulating the classic safari experience.

Day 2 & 3 Safari Adventures in Nyerere National Park (Small)

Day 4: Return from Nyerere NP to Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam

Engage in a guided bush walk in the morning, exploring the Miombo woodlands and savannas. Led by an expert guide, this walk offers a deeper understanding of the park's intricate ecosystem.

After breakfast, prepare for your journey to the airstrip, with a final game drive to capture the last glimpses of the park's varied landscapes and wildlife. Reflect on Nyerere National Park's unforgettable experiences and majestic beauty as you fly back to Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam.

Day 4 Return from Nyerere NP to Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam (Small)

Inclusions:

  • Return flight from Dar es Salaam/Zanzibar
  • Airstrip transfers
  • Evacuation insurance (AMREF - Flying Doctors)
  • All specified accommodation
  • All activities as specified in the itinerary.
  • Safari vehicle
  • All meals - (As specified in the day-by-day section), tea and coffee.
  • Taxes
  • Water in the car
  • Park fees
  • English-speaking driver-guide
  • All soft drinks, house wine, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees (excluding champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brands, spirits and cigars)
  • Basic (limited) laundry services

Exclusions:

  • International Flights
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Visa for entry (bought upon arrival, 50-100 USD pp.)
  • Tips - (Tipping guideline US$15+ pp per day)
  • Personal items - (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government-imposed increase of taxes and park fees

Prices

Travel Dates
1 Pax
2 Pax
3 Pax
4 Pax
5 Pax
6 Pax
6 Jan – 14 March 2024
$ 4,370
$ 3,830
$ 3,810
$ 3,630
$ 3,638
$ 3,530
1 June – 30 June 2024
$ 4,370
$ 3,830
$ 3,810
$ 3,630
$ 3,638
$ 3,530
1 July – 31 Oct 2024
$ 5,590
$ 4,480
$ 4,530
$ 4,250
$ 4,362
$ 4,140
1 Nov – 19 Dec 2024
$ 4,370
$ 3,830
$ 3,810
$ 3,630
$ 3,638
$ 3,530
20 Dec – 5 Jan 2025
$ 5,590
$ 4,480
$ 4,530
$ 4,250
$ 4,362
$ 4,140