4 Days Mikumi - Udzungwa

04 Days
Destinations: Mikumi - Udzungwa
  • Day 1: Dar es Salaam - Mikumi

    Pick up from Dar es Salaam early morning around 6:30 a.m and then drive 5 - 6 hours with picnic lunch on route to Mikumi National Park for afternoon game drive. Mikumi National Park is nestled between the Uluguru Mountains to the northeast, and the Rubeho Mountains, Udzungwa Mountains and Rift Valley escarpment to the southwest. As part of the Selous ecosystem, it benefits from the highest game density of the entire conservation area. The landscape here is beautiful and the wildlife prolific. You can expect to see animals like elephant, giraffe, zebra, eland, kudu, wildebeest, antelope, tree-climbing lion, leopard, wild dog, jackal and an amazing array of colorful birds. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge. Accommodation options:
    Mikumi Bush Camp, Mikumi Bandas, Camp Bastian Mikumi or similar (Budget Camping),
    Tan Swiss Lodge, Mikumi Safari Lodge or similar (Standard),
    Vuma Hills Tented Camp (Luxury)


    Meal plan: Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 2: Mikumi National Park

    Full day of game drives with packed lunch boxes around Mikumi National Park which has a wide variety of bird species, large numbers of giraffe, buffalo and elephant and, near the water holes, lion, leopard and hippo, zebra, wild dog, python, hartebeest, wildebeest, impala, warthog, eland and other antelopes will be seen. Several observation towers enable you to view the park in its entirety. Mikumi National Park is mostly Miombo woodland with its gently rolling hills. You can also go on a walking safari with your guide and an armed ranger to get up close and personal with the flora and fauna. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge. Accommodation options:
    Mikumi Bush Camp, Mikumi Bandas, Camp Bastian Mikumi or similar (Budget Camping),
    Tan Swiss Lodge, Mikumi Safari Lodge or similar (Standard),
    Vuma Hills Tented Camp (Luxury)


    Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 3: Mikumi - Udzungwa

    We’ll get up for an early morning game view drive in Mikumi when the wildlife is active. After breakfast we’ll depart to Udzungwa National park with packed lunchboxes for our 90 minute drive. On arrival, you’ll go for up the Sanje waterfalls for a refreshing swim in the cool water hole at the base of the falls and stunning views. The uniqueness of Udzungwa National Park lies in its biodiversity in hosting a variety of animals and plant species as Udzungwa has 11 primate species, two of which are not found anywhere else in the world. The Red Colobus and the Sanje crested mangabeys, elephants, buffalos, leopards, and Sable Antelopes are some of the residents in this park. A good range of birdlife is present which includes Rufus winged sunbird, Iringa akalat, Lagden’s bush shrike and Udzungwa partridge. Dinner and overnight at camp/lodge. Accommodation options:
    Udzungwa Mountains Campsite, Twiga Hotel (Budget Camping),
    Udzungwa Forest Camp (Standard),
    Udzungwa Falls Lodge (Luxury)


    Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 4: Udzungwa - Dar es Salaam

    After breakfast and after having a quick taste of the wildlife and natural beauty of Southern Tanzania we’ll drive you back to Dar es Salaam.

    Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch

  • Tour inclusions

    • Dar es Salaam hotel pick up/drop off
    • Accommodation and meals as per the itinerary
    • Park entry fees
    • Crater fees
    • Camping - camping gears (Tables, Chairs, Tents, Mattresses)
    • Services of a driver/guide
    • Drinking water
    • Game drives as mentioned in the itinerary
    • Allowances for a driver/guide and cook
    • Transportation by a 4wd vehicle with pop up roof for game viewing
    Tour Exclusions
    • Tips
    • Items of personal nature
    • Visa
    • Medical insurance
    • Flights
    • All expenses of personal nature (e.g. drinks, laundry, optional activities, souvenirs etc.)
    • Drinks and any other item not specified above.

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