Experience the rugged wilderness and excellent game viewing of the Selous, with a relaxing week afterwards on one of Zanzibar's tropical beach resorts.
Day 1 - Selous
From Dar Es Salaam, enjoy the scenic flight to Stiegler's airstrip right in the heart of the Selous. This afternoon head out for a game drive in Africa's largest game reserve, reputed to have the continent's largest buffalo and lion populations, along with numerous leopard and thriving packs of wild dog. Return to the welcoming Selous Serena Camp after sunset for dinner and a chance to meet fellow guests.
Day 2 - Selous
Spend the day exploring the vast, pristine African bush with a choice of game activities. Your experience is tailored to you with options of half or full day game drives, river cruises and walking safaris. Vehicles seat just four guests ensuring a private experience and maximum game viewing opportunities.
Day 3 - Zanzibar
After breakfast there may be time for one last game drive before making your way to the airstrip for your flight to Zanzibar. From your plane watch as the African bush gives way to the azure sea and coral fringed islands. On arrival into Zanzibar, transfer to the magnificent Bluebay Beach Resort on the east coast. Set in 30 acres of tropical gardens leading down to one the islands best beaches, the resort offers perfect post safari relaxation. Away from the beach, explore Stone Town's maze of alley ways and colourful markets or visit a traditional island spice farm.
Day 10 - Farewell
After breakfast enjoy some free time before transferring to the airport for your onward flight.
with flights from £1999
Guide prices shown are per person based on two sharing standard accommodation and include full ABTA/ ATOL protection. Prices vary according to season and standard of accommodation chosen. Price includes accommodation, game activities, all meals, selected drinks, park fees, domestic flights and transfers on safari and breakfast and dinner in Zanzibar. Max 15kg luggage. Camps closed Apr-May Free upgrade to Mivumo River Lodge on stays of 3 nights or more, available until 31 Dec 2017
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