3 Day Safari in Selous Game Reserve

Safari in 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.
But we know it always helps to get a ballpark understanding of price.
Once you’ve got a rough idea, you can easily send us an enquiry so we can put together a firm quote.

Destination Group size 1-person Group size 2-4 persons Group size 4-6* persons
Selous  Price starts-$1350-pp Price starts-$1050-pp Price starts-$950-pp

The above prices should be used as a guide only. Real pricing will be based on group size and itinerary desires.
Pricing is normally based on the number of people and the options desired for the safari.
For smaller groups pricing can be similar and sometimes less expensive than regular expedition prices listed on the website.

3 Days Safari in Selous Game ReserveDay 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.
Selous is quite a distance so you will arrive by mid day 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 Great Water 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 search 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 has 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 out crops 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 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.
Safari Include:
• 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
Safari Exclude:
• 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.

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