Combine Selous Game Reserve and relaxing days on Zanzibar. This short safari takes you from the bush to the beach. After some exciting and tiring days in Selous and Dar es Salaam, the beaches of Zanzibar will be waiting for you. The fresh and relaxing breeze from the Indian ocean to calm you down and mouth watering sea food dishes of Zanzibar to surprise you.
Accommodation will be at Selous River Camp and Hilton Hotel Zanzibar
Drive to Selous game reserve at 0700 hrs from Dar es Salaam. On the way you will stop at Kibiti for lunch and then proceed to Selous for check in. After check in and relaxing a bit you will then go on a late afternoon boat safari on Rufiji River. After the boat safari you will then go back to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Safari starts after an early morning breakfast. You will have a full day safari on this day exploring the vast and untamed Selous Game Reserve. Hot Lunch can be served or you can opt for a picnic lunch. Dinner and over night at the tented camp.
Walking safari with armed ranger guide. Early morning you will be driven to the entrance gate to start your walking safari in the park. Starting time will be arranged by your guide. After the walking safari you will then be driven to the hotel for check out and preparing to drive back to Dar es Salaam to take your flight to Zanzibar.
At the airport you will be transferred to the northern part of the island, Hilton Hotel.
After some days with scheduled programs, on this day you will decide when to wake up and when to eat on your on. Just a day at leisure at the hotel.
Relax at the hotel up until afternoon. Lunch at the hotel and you will be picked up from the hotel around 1500 hrs to go on a spice tour. Zanzibar has a lot of spice farms which you can explore and taste some of them if you would love to. After the spice tour you then drive to Stone town for a city tour and explore the town on your on.
We recommend visiting Africa House Hotel to watch the sunset and get some sundowners before you go for dinner. at the Forodhani gardens there is a fish market where different people sell different kinds of sea food, fruits, Zanzibari dishes and fruit juices worth trying.
Just another day at leisure. Unless you would want to do something else other than sunbathing. There is several options of things you could do. From diving lesson (can be arranged) fishing trip, snorkeling, prison island visit. Just a few thing s to mention.
On this day you will be picked up from the hotel in the morning to join a Safari Blue trip in Fumba. This will be a full day tour which take you out to sea, small island, snorkeling and food tasting. A must do trip which is included in the whole tour.
On this day you will then check out from the hotel after breakfast then transferred to the airport to take your flight back home or to Dar es Salaam. Pick up time from the hotel will vary according to your flight/ferry schedule. We strongly advice people to take an early flight/ferry to Dar es Salaam if you are going to fly from Dar es Salaam.
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