TBCS0010:6 Days Tanzania Budget Camping Safaris Mikumi - Ruaha -Udzungwa
Day 1:Dar El Salaam Mikumi National park
Depart Dar Es Salaam early and transfer by safari 4x4 to Mikumi National Park. Here you will settle into your campsite beneath a huge boabab tree and have lunch. Afternoon game drive, dinner and overnight camping in the park with an armed ranger for your protection.
Day 2: Mikiumi - Ruaha National park
Morning game drive, breakfast, transfer to Iringa where you will have lunch and pick up supplies in the colourful local market before carrying on to Ruaha National Park. Here you will game drive to the Ruaha River where you will stay on the banks at Msembe Bandas.
Day 3:Ruaha National park
Full day exploring Ruaha National Park looking for Wild Dogs, cheetahs, leopards and super prides of up to 20 lions. Based at Msembe Bandas.
Day 4:Ruaha Udzungwa mountains
Morning game drive, transfer (lunch on the way) to the Udzungwa Mountains National Park. Here you will stay at Hondo Hondo Camp in a thatched banda next to the forest. Udzungwa is part of the Eastern Arc range of mountains and is known as the 'Galapogos of Africa' due to its high degree of endemism. There are several endemic primates on site at Hondo Hondo and over 100 bird species may be seen.
Day 5: Udzungwa Mountains
Hike into the superb primary forest to the base and then the top of the spectacular 180m Sanje Waterfall looking for primates on the way (Iringa Red Colobus and Sanje Mangeby). Swim in plunge pools, see endemic African Violets growing in the spray zones and have lunch in the forest on the top of the falls. Descend after enjoying superb views. Return to Hondo Hondo for dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Udzungwa Mountains Dar El Salaam
Morning bird and monkey walk along the forest edge at Hondo Hondo, breakfast, transfer to Dar with lunch on the way. End of safari.
Price from $1200 per person (depending on your group size).
All accommodations as indicated in lodges and tented camps
Meals as indicated (please advise if you have any dietary needs)
Airport pickups/drop offs
All transport as mentioned between destinations during trip
All transport in 4WD Toyota Land Cruiser with popup roof for game viewing
Private English speaking professionally trained guide/driver
Two (2) 1.0liter bottles of drinking water per person per day in the game driving vehicle
National Park entrance and transit fees
A portion of all trips will benefit local community projects
Full support before, during & after your trip
Visa, passport, vaccinations, medicines
Travel Insurance (recommended)
Tips and gratuities
Expenditure on alcoholic drinks, laundry, personal items at camps/lodges
Optional excursions/activities not detailed in itinerary
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