3 DAY TENTED CAMPS SAFARI TO SELOUS GAME RESERVE can range widely in cost depending on how many people, the level of luxury you’re looking for, and many other factors.
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Our safari vehicles with hatched roof for shade against sunny African wilderness; are extended body with roomy seats for comfortable sitting and stretching out legs. Every guest is accessible to the window seat. Cars are also fitted with fridges, power charge sockets and VHF radio calls for easy and fast communication with the base office.
The safari cost for a group of 2 people is $1400 per person.
The safari cost for a group of 3 people is $1300 per person.
The safari cost for a group of 4 people is $1200 per person.
The safari cost for a group of 5 people is $1100 per person.
The safari cost for a group of 6 people is $1000 per person.
The safari cost for a group of 8 or more people is $900 per person.
DAY 01– DAR ES SALAAM – SELOUS.
On the first day of the safari, you will leave Dar es Salaam early morning and drive to Selous game reserve with a 4×4 Overland Safaris vehicle.
Selous is quite a distance so you will arrive by midday and on arrival and after lunch; you will go for a boat ride in the Rufiji River.
Crocodiles, hippos, and hippos can be seen here as well as other animals as they converge to quench their thirst.
Crocodiles take advantage to hunt their prey and you might be treated to sights of animal action if lucky.
Dinner and overnight at Selous Mapumziko Lodge: All meals included.
DAY 02- SELOUS GAME RESERVE.
On this day you will spend a full day in the vast Game Reserve doing game drives in searches of animals like elephants, zebras, gazelles, impalas, and the rarest of all; the African Wild dogs. This Game Reserve was named after a prominent European explorer; the late Fredrick Selous and the reserve have since been declared a world heritage site by the UN body UNESCO.
This game reserve is roughly the size of Switzerland and it covers unexploited African wilderness with topography that varies from rolling savannah grassland plains, savannah woodlands, and rocky outcrops that are believed to have been cut by the Rufiji River.
Among the activities on offer here includes boat trips, a walking safari, and game drives by 4×4 vehicles.
Dinner and overnight at Selous Great Water Lodge: All meals included.
DAY 03- SELOUS – DAR ES SALAAM.
Early morning game drive or a nature walk, then after breakfast you embark on your drive back to Dar es Salaam by road.
You will arrive in Dar Es Salaam in the afternoon if you drive by road. If you are flying to Dar es Salaam then you will be transferred to the airstrip to take your flight to Dar es Salaam.
3 DAY TENTED CAMPS SAFARI TO SELOUS GAME RESERVE INCLUDES:
• Full board accommodation whilst on safari in the above mentioned en suite tented camps and lodges
• Private safari driver-guide
• Private 4 x 4 safari jeep with pop up roof for game viewing
• Transfers in both directions between the International Airport
• Park fees
• Airport Arrival/Departure Meet and Greets at the airport
• On safari – Vehicles equipped with ice chest with mineral water, wildlife guidebooks
• Government taxes, VAT and service charges relating to accommodation and included meals
• Membership in Flying Doctor Service
3 DAY TENTED CAMPS SAFARI TO SELOUS GAME RESERVE EXCLUDES:
• Tanzania Visa: $50 per person on arrival, USA and Canada passport holders USD.100
• Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
• Meals not listed above
• Optional Tours (balloon rides USD. 500 per person, etc)
• Tips and any items of personal nature.
ITINERARY TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
A non-refundable 25% deposit is required to secure the tour and begin the necessary booking processes and ground preparations. An invoice will be sent to the client together with the payment instructions.
The final balance payment of the tour booked is required to be paid not later than 20 days before the tour starts. Bookings made within 20 days prior to the arrival date should be paid in full.
Cancellation received 30 days or more before the tour starts: No Cancellation Fees will be charged.
Cancellation received 10 – 20 days before the tour starts: 25% Cancellation Fee will be charged.
Cancellation received 5 – 10 days before the tour starts: 50% cancellation fee will be charged.
Cancellation received within 48hrs before the tour starts: 100% Cancellation Fee will be charged.