Early morning pickup from the hotel in Dar es salaam at 5:00am. Depart to Nyerere national park at exactly 5am for a 5hrs-6hrs Drive depending on the road traffic and 50KPH speed limits. Hot Breakfast on the way. On Arrival, check in at the park and start your evening game drive till 6pm.
Lunch break will be inside the park with lunch box while enjoying great views. At 6pm check out of the Park and head to Africa Safari Selous for Accommodation check in and Dinner.
Early morning 6am breakfast at the Lodge. At 6:30am, drive to the Nyerere National Park entry gate for check in to start your Morning Game drive till 11am then after start driving back to Dar es salaam. You will be dropped at the hotel or Airport.
Nyerere National Park (formerly Selous Game Reserve) offers very good wildlife viewing, in general. The string of lakes along the main circuit is a good place to see unusually large groups of giraffe alongside other ungulates (animals with hooves) such as buffalo, waterbuck, impala and zebra. Opportunistic, hungry lion are often found near these waterholes, and seeing a kill here isn’t unusual.
The name of the Park is given in honor of the founder of the Nation, the Late Mwalimu Julius Kambarage Nyerere.
The Park has been established in year 2019 and cover an area of over 30,000 square kilometers.
With its largest wilderness area in Africa, Nyerere National park has relatively undisturbed ecological and biological processes, including diverse range of wildlife with significant predator and prey relationship.
The might Rufiji with its renown population of hippo and Rhino flows to Indian ocean. The river has been designated as a photographic zone and is a popular tourist destination.
The sheer volume of game in the Nyerere is just outstanding !
Elephant, buffalo and lion are found in greater numbers and the park, together with the remaining part of Selous has the last true stronghold for African wild dog
Visitor to this vast park will be able to enjoy the widest diversity of safari activities in the country, like boating safaris as well as standard game drives, walking safaris and legendary fly camping trips.
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