Tanzania's Northern Safari Circuit includes some of the most famous and remarkable sights in the world, such as the annual Wildebeest Migration and the spectacular Ngorongoro Crater.
The Selous Game Reserve is the largest conservation area on the planet with the exceptions of the polar regions. Just a 40 minute flight from Dar Es Salaam this is an ideal opportunity to make your weekend special. Going for a luxury safari option ensures a truly excellent level of food and service and, naturally, a pool to relax by.
Below is a typical safari itinerary please note several different accommodation options are available at different budgets:
Selous Flying Safari Weekend - Luxury Flying Safari
Day 1: Make your own way to Dar Es Salaam domestic Airport, catch the 8.30am flight to Myemere Airstrip in the Selous Game Reserve where you will be met and transferred by boat safari to Impala Tented Camp. Afternoon either boating on the Rufiji River or driving as you prefer. This area is fantastic for bird watching as well as big game. There is a resident pack of Wild Dogs close to camp. Selous Impala Camp is very comfortable and has excellent views of the Rufiji River. Dining is by the banks of the Rufiji River and you can watch fish eagles hunting over breakfast. Numerous animals walk through camp and you are escorted between your accommodation and the restaurant by Masai Guards.
Day2: Full day exploring the Selous on a game drive. Look for Wild Dogs, Lions and the elusive Leopard. Either have a picnic lunch in the Reserve or return to camp as you prefer. Full board at Impala Camp.
Day 3: Morning walking safari, transfer to Mtemere Airstrip and catch the 10.30 am flight to Dar (or continue on to Zanzibar).
Price: From $1585 per person based on 2 pax sharing. All inclusive except alcohol, sodas, gratuities and items of a personal nature.
Please contact us if you are interested in this itinerary.
What people say about us
Some comments from our past clients (Read more)
I'd like to say that our entire trip was truly amazing and a great once in a lifetime excursion. Everything was very well setup and we had no problems with any of the trip. Thanks to Wild Things.
United States of America, Jun 2013
We had an excellent time and the trip was very well planned, the guides (and vehicles) excellent. Thank you very much for arranging it all!
Jackie, David and Sarah
Australia, Oct 2013
Thank you so much for the amazing safari! This was a great safari and I can't wait to give you a full brief and photos!
We had a wonderful time on safari. The vehicle was great, reliable and comfortable. Our guide Amos was fantastic, he was punctual, friendly, knowledgeable and made our safari really enjoyable.
United Kingdom, Aug 2013
The programme was excellent and we saw masses of game, less a leopard! So, entirely happy customers. Thank you for your efficient handling of the whole trip.
United Kingdom, Jan 2013
A very exciting adventure
United Kingdom, Jan 2014
We had a wonderful trip. Thanks very much to you, Wild Things and to Abbas for putting together such a memorable safari for us.
United Kingdom, Dec 2013