Planning a getaway from the bustling city life of Dar Es Salaam? Look no further than a 2-day Mikumi Safari! Nestled in the heart of Tanzania, Mikumi National Park offers an incredible opportunity to immerse yourself in the African wilderness. With its diverse range of wildlife and stunning landscapes, this safari is an excellent choice for nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers alike. Join us as we embark on an unforgettable adventure through this captivating national park. The 2-day Mikumi National Park Safari From Dar Es Salaam involves a 6-hour long drive from Dar es Salaam to Mikumi National Park.
What to Expect In 2 Days Mikumi National Park Safari from Dar Es Salaam
Mikumi National Park is 300 km from Dar Es Salaam and covers an area of 3200 sqkm Our journey to Mikumi National Park begins with a comfortable drive from Dar Es Salaam. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the picturesque landscapes as we traverse through rolling hills and rural countryside. Feel free to ask our experienced guide any questions you may have, as they share their knowledge about Tanzania’s rich history and wildlife. Embark on exhilarating game drives accompanied by our knowledgeable guide. Their expertise will ensure you make the most of your safari experience, spotting animal behavior and sharing fascinating facts about the wildlife that call Mikumi home.
Mikumi National Park boasts an impressive variety of animals, including elephants, lions, giraffes, zebras, impalas, and hippos, to name just a few. Capture breathtaking moments as you witness these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat. As dusk approaches, indulge in a mesmerizing sunset game drive. Watch as the golden rays of the sun cast a magical glow across the vast plains of Mikumi, igniting the skyline with vibrant hues. This ethereal sight creates an unforgettable backdrop and provides ample opportunities for incredible photographs.
2 Days Mikumi National Park Safari From Dar Es Salaam – Where to Stay?
After an eventful day, it’s time to unwind and rest at your comfortable lodge within the national park. Enjoy a delicious dinner with a wide range of culinary delights, including both local and international cuisine. Retire to your cozy room and experience the tranquility of the African night, surrounded by the sounds of nature. Some of the Most Popular are
Mikumi Wildlife Camp is a Mid-range accommodation located south along the road inside Mikumi National Park close to the south gate of the Mikumi National Park.
Mikumi Tanapa Cottages / Mikumi Park Bandas are self-contained mid-range accommodations managed by Tanzania National Park Authority (TANAPA).
Day 1: Dar Es Salaam to Mikumi National Park 6hr Drive
Meet & greet in Dar es Salaam at 07:30 am Hours and drive with lunch box to Mikumi National Park. Late afternoon game drives with sunset view & watch the animals drinking water at the hippo pool. Overnight at Tanapa Cottage / Mikumi Wildlife Camp on an FB Basis (Lunch and dinner).
Day 2: Mikumi National Park to Dar Es Salaam
After breakfast at 07:30 am, short morning game drive till 11:00 am Hours & drove back to Dar with lunch box, and dropped off at the Airport / Seaport / Hotel (Breakfast and lunch inclusive).
- Accommodation in Dar es Salaam can be arranged upon request.
- This trip can be extended to the beach excursions to Mafia Island, Pemba, Kilwa, and Zanzibar.
The Price Includes
- All Park Entrances as mentioned in the itinerary
- Complimentary to/from Julius Nyerere International Airport to Dar es Salaam
- All Game Drives as mentioned in the itinerary
- Professional English-speaking driver-guide
- Guide and Driver allowances
- Accommodation on a sharing basis
- Value Added Tax (VAT) currently at 18%
- Meals as indicated in the itinerary
- Bottled water in the vehicle while on safari
- 4×4 Safari Land Cruiser with pop-up roof and fitted with 2-way high-frequency radio communicating system
The price Does not Include
- Items of personal nature such as laundry, fax, telephone, bank charges, etc.
- Accommodation in Dar es Salaam
- Beverages both alcohol and non-alcohol
- Tips/gratuities for drivers or hotel staff
- Airfare Domestic/International
- Airport Departure Taxes
- Medical Evacuation Insurance
- Travel Insurance including damage or loss of luggage and/or personal injury
- Extra cost incurred if changes in date, reduction in the number of persons or deviation from the above itinerary, and any other item that is not mentioned in the itinerary and cost included.