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Safari Day Trip OPT: Tarangire OR Mikumi

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A day trip to Tarangire National Park in Tanzania can be an incredible experience for nature and wildlife enthusiasts. Tarangire is known for its diverse landscapes, iconic baobab trees, and abundant wildlife, making it a popular destination for safari adventures. A day trip to Mikumi National Park from Dar es Salaam offers a wonderful opportunity to experience Tanzania's wildlife and natural beauty, even if you have limited time.

12:00 AM

Meeting Point

At Your Hotel in Arusha/Moshi/Dar es Salaam

08:00 AM

OPTION 1: TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK (Arusha/Moshi to Tarangire National Park)

Departure: Your day trip usually starts in the morning from your accommodation in Arusha or Moshi. It takes approximately two to three hours to reach the entrance of Tarangire National Park, depending on your starting point.

Wildlife Safari: Upon entering the park, you'll embark on a thrilling wildlife safari in a 4x4 vehicle accompanied by an experienced guide. Tarangire is famous for its large concentration of elephants, and you'll likely encounter these magnificent creatures during your visit. The park is also home to a variety of other wildlife, including lions, leopards, giraffes, zebras, wildebeests, buffalo, and numerous bird species.

Scenic Landscapes: Tarangire National Park boasts stunning landscapes, with rolling grasslands, seasonal marshes, and scattered baobab trees. These ancient trees provide a unique backdrop for your safari, creating picturesque scenes and excellent photo opportunities.

Tarangire River: The Tarangire River, flowing through the park, is a vital water source that attracts a multitude of animals. During your day trip, you may witness animals gathering around the river to drink and cool off, offering you fantastic wildlife viewing opportunities.

Picnic Lunch: Many day trip packages include a picnic lunch at one of the designated picnic sites within the park. Enjoying a meal surrounded by nature is a wonderful way to take a break and soak in the ambience of Tarangire.

Return Journey: After a full day of exploration, you'll start heading back to your accommodation in the late afternoon. The return journey provides another opportunity to admire the landscapes and wildlife as you exit the park.

05:00 AM

OPTION 2: MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK (Dar es Salaam to Mikumi National Park)

Departure: Your day trip usually starts early in the morning from Dar es Salaam, either by road or air. If you choose to travel by road, it takes approximately 5-6 hours to reach Mikumi National Park, depending on the traffic and road conditions.

Scenic Drive: The journey from Dar es Salaam to Mikumi takes you through the beautiful Tanzanian countryside, allowing you to witness rural landscapes, local villages, and glimpses of local life along the way.

Wildlife Safari: Upon reaching Mikumi National Park, you'll embark on a thrilling wildlife safari in a 4x4 vehicle accompanied by an experienced guide. Mikumi is known for its diverse wildlife population, including elephants, lions, giraffes, zebras, buffaloes, hippos, and various antelope species. Bird enthusiasts will also enjoy the park, as it is home to a wide variety of bird species.

Mikumi Plains: The park's expansive savannah plains provide excellent opportunities for wildlife sightings. You'll have the chance to witness animals grazing, hunting, or moving across the open grasslands. The vastness of the plains creates a sense of awe and allows for uninterrupted views of the wildlife.

Lunch: Many day trip packages include a delicious packed lunch, which you can enjoy at one of the designated picnic spots within the park. It's a chance to relax and savor your meal while surrounded by nature.

Optional Activities: Depending on the tour operator and your preferences, you may have the option to include additional activities in your day trip, such as guided nature walks or visiting local communities to learn about their culture and traditions.

Return Journey: After a full day of exploration, you'll start heading back to Dar es Salaam in the late afternoon. The return journey provides an opportunity to reflect on the incredible wildlife encounters and the natural beauty of Mikumi National Park.

Ending Point

At Your Hotel in Arusha/Moshi/Dar es Salaam

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

-Transfer from your Hotel to the Park

-All park fees and taxes

-Safari Vehicle and Guide

-Picnic Lunch

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What‘s not included

-Visas, Flights and airport taxes

-Items of a personal nature

-Gratuities/Tip (Can ask for further advice if willing)

-Health requirements (Yellow Fever vaccination is compulsory if travelling to Tanzania)

-Alcoholic and beverage drinks

-Personal spending monies for souvenirs etc.

-Travel & Health insurance

-Extra Nights & Extra Activities (Can be arranged upon request with extra charges)

Tour Important Information

-Remember to bring essentials such as sunscreen, a hat, comfortable clothing, and a camera to capture the incredible moments during your day trip to Tarangire National Park or Mikumi National Park. It's important to respect the park's regulations and guidelines to ensure the conservation of its wildlife and habitats.

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