Nyerere National Park, a sprawling wilderness of remarkable proportions in Africa, stands as a sanctuary where ecological and biological harmony prevails, showcasing an array of wildlife and intricate predator-prey dynamics. Among these natural wonders, Selous, the park’s oldest and most scenic sector, beckons as a captivating wildlife haven.
Day 1: Dar es Salaam to Selous (Nyerere National Park)
Embark on an early morning departure from your Dar es Salaam lodging or the airport, commencing your journey to Nyerere National Park. Upon arrival, a thrilling game drive awaits, punctuated by a picnic lunch within the park’s magnificent expanse. Traverse the landscape, encountering an array of majestic creatures, including lions, warthogs, elephants, zebras, topis, wildebeests, African hunting dogs, impalas, hippos, crocodiles, giraffes, buffaloes, jackals, and a myriad of bird species. As the sun sets, conclude your wildlife adventure, retreating to the comfort of Matembezi Safari Lodge for dinner and a restful overnight stay.
Day 2: Nyerere National Park to Dar es Salaam
Greet the day with a sunrise game drive, absorbing the enchanting vistas and observing the wildlife as the new day dawns. Later, embark on a captivating boat safari lasting 2 to 3 hours, offering a unique perspective of the park’s ecosystem. Afterward, armed with lunch boxes, begin your journey back to Dar es Salaam. Your unforgettable wildlife escapade concludes with your arrival in the city, where you’ll be dropped off at your hotel, the airport, or the seaport. This marks the end of your safari adventure.