Day 1. Dar es Salaam/Zanzibar – Mikumi
In the morning transfer from Dar es Salaam to Mikumi or fly in from Zanzibar. After arrival you will check in at your hotel and later on go on an evening game drive in the park in search for wildlife such as buffaloes, giraffes, lions etc. head back to your lodge for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 2. Full Day at Mikumi National Park
After breakfast, you will embark on full day game drive inside Mikumi national park. Today we have every chance of spotting lions, leopards, and African wild dogs. Likely to be seen animals include zebras, hippos, hartebeest, wildebeest, impala, warthog, eland, crocodiles and antelope. The broad Mkata floodplain is an ideal place to spot lions as they lazily survey the vast herds of buffalo, zebra, wildebeest, and impala that roam the grasslands. Later on drive to our lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3. Mikumi National Park – Ruaha
This morning, after breakfast, enjoy an early game drive followed by visiting the snake park for seeing snakes of different types, crocodiles and tortoise kept at the park and taking pictures for good adventurous memory. And later on be transferred to Ruaha for overnight stay and dinner ready for your next adventure in Ruaha National Park.
Day 4. Full Day at Ruaha National Park
After breakfast enjoy a full day at Ruaha National Park Tanzania’s second largest national park (after Nyerere NP) and offers excellent wildlife viewing. It is particularly good for spotting predators, including very large prides of lion and the endangered wild dog. Elephants and a variety of antelope species are another big draw to the park. It also has outstanding wilderness appeal, with limited exclusive, luxury camps available.
Day 5. Ruaha National Park – Then depart
After breakfast continue with a morning game drive at Ruaha National Park, this depends on your flight schedule. Then later your driver will either transfer your to Dar es Salaam or to the airstrip for your flight to Dar es Salaam/Zanzibar.