A 3 days fly in safari experience makes you get enough time to maximumly explore Ruaha National Park, the biggest national park in Tanzania, 3 times bigger than Serengeti.
Day 1. Zanzibar or Dar Es Salaam to Ruaha
Morning flight from Zanzibar or Dar Es Salaam to Msembe Airstrip at Ruaha National Park. Your guide will pick you up at the Airstrip and transfer to your camp for a meeting with the camp manager some rest as we wait for lunch.
After an afternoon game drive you rest at your lodge located around a rocky kopje overlooking the Great Ruaha River. It provides comfortable accommodation and good food while blending into its surroundings to enable visitors to feel themselves a part of the wild. Enjoy your spectacular view to the river banks with grazing hippos and Elephants right at your door step.
Day 2. Full day at Ruaha National Park
You spend your full day at Ruaha National Park one of Tanzania’s best kept wildlife secrets. Previously inaccessibility has ensured being unaffected by the ravages of mankind. It is the country’s biggest elephant sanctuary and location of the Great Ruaha River flowing along its eastern border crating spectacular gorges.
The park is home to hippo and crocodile, waterbuck, reedbuck, buffaloes, lions, leopards, hyenas, wild dogs, jackals and many elephants. Best time to visit is the dry season from May to December where animals are concentrated around the shrinking water courses. Activities consist of game drives with through the park and a ranger guided walk to the dense bush.
Day 3. Ruaha to Zanzibar or Dar Es Salaam
In the morning you proceed with your safari activities until lunch. After lunch transfer back to the airstrip for your return flight to Zanzibar.
- Domestic Flight
- English speaking guide
- Water and Park fees
- Game drives in 4×4 safari vehicle
- International flights
- Personal expenses
- Alcoholic drinks
- Village walks