3 Days Flying Safari – Ruaha National Park

Tour Summary

  • This tour starts and ends in Dar es Salaam or Zanzibar
  • You’ll visit Ruaha National Park
  • Activities: Game Drives
  • Game drives: Pop-up roof 4×4 vehicle

Destination Overview

Ruaha National Park

Ruaha National Park is the largest National Park in Tanzania, covers an area of about 22,000 km². It is one of the few of Tanzania’s famous wilderness areas, whereby the experience of game viewing spiced up by the exciting landscape and its Great Ruaha River.

The park has a high concentration of elephants, and magnificent mammals like greater and lesser kudus, sable and roan antelopes can easily be spotted in miombo woodland. The park is also a habitat for endangered wild dogs, leopards, cheetahs, giraffes, zebras, elands, impalas, bat-eared foxes and jackals.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Dar es Salaam to Ruaha National Park

Depart Dar es Salaam flying to Ruaha National Park. On arrival, your guide will pick you up and proceed for a half-game drive with a picnic lunch box; later in the afternoon, return to the Camp or Lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Ruaha National Park

After morning breakfast, game driving, and picnic lunch, Ruaha is the largest park and the second-largest elephant sanctuary in Tanzania. The wide variety of animals that inhabit the park includes greater and lesser kudus, cheetahs, lions, roan and sable antelopes.

Day 3: Ruaha National Park to Dar es Salaam or Zanzibar

After morning breakfast, en-route game drive to the airstrip for your scheduled departure to Dar es Salaam or Zanzibar.

INCLUDED:

  • Return flight from Dar es Salaam or Zanzibar
  • Airstrip transfers
  • All specified accommodation
  • All activities as specified in the itinerary
  • Evacuation insurance (AMREF - Flying Doctors)
  • Safari vehicle
  • All meals
  • Water in car
  • Park fees
  • English speaking driver-guide
  • 24/7 phone support
  • Thermos with hot tea or coffee
  • Medical Kit
  • Camping gears and chef for a camping safari

At Super Luxury Lodges:

  • All soft drinks, house wine, local brand spirits and beers, teas and coffees (excluding champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brand, spirits and cigars)
  • Laundry services

EXCLUDED:

  • International Flights
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Visa for entry (bought upon arrival, 50-100 USD pp.)
  • Departure tax from Zanzibar Airport (if any)
  • Meals not specified
  • Sleeping bag for a camping safari
  • Tipping
  • Drinks
  • Souvenirs
  • Laundry service

PRICES

  • LOW SEASON
  • HIGH SEASON

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Accommodation Level Accommodation Rates – Per Person Sharing
1 pax 2 Pax 3 pax 4 pax 5 pax 6 pax
High End Jabari Ridge 3,700 3,106 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Luxury Kwihala Camp 2,665 2,449 2,361 N/A N/A N/A
Mid-Range Ruaha River Lodge 2,316 2,178 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Budget Ruaha Hill Top Lodge 2,245 1,929 1,824 1,771 1,739 1,718

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Accommodation Level Accommodation Rates – Per Person Sharing
1 pax 2 Pax 3 pax 4 pax 5 pax 6 pax
High End Jabari Ridge 4,613 3,734 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Luxury Kwihala Camp 3,159 2,706 2,594 N/A N/A N/A
Mid-Range Ruaha River Lodge 2,523 2,339 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Budget Ruaha Hill Top Lodge 2,245 1,929 1,824 1,771 1,739 1,718