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3 Days Safari: Mikumi National Park

Visit Mikumi National Park and see the large herds of hippos on a 3 days safari with us! Starting from Daressalaam or Zanzibar, Mikumi offers you a wonderful safari experience!

3 Days Safari: Mikumi National Park vacation with Tanzania Horizon Safaris.

3 Days Safari: Mikumi National Park with Tanzania Horizon Safaris.

Travelers will be staying in small lodges and tented camps, bathroom facilities are ensuite, this option is perfect balance of quality and price. Comfort accommodations are handpicked to ensure the best quality.

3 Days Tour Overview:

This 3 days in Mikumi have designed purposely to suit the traveling demands for visitor from Dar es Salaam, Morogoro and Dodoma. It can be term as a weekend holiday whereby one can utilize his weekend for this tour.

The Mikumi National Park shares its boundary in south with Selous Game Reserve and Kilombero Game Controlled Area. Animals move between Selous, Kilombero and Mikumi National parks each year depending on the season of the year. Animals like Wild dogs, lions, Elephant, Buffaloes and Zebras migrate to and from the northern part of the reserve into Mikumi National Park.This national park is definitely a park that is surrounded with the wild throughout the year!

Early morning our driver will pick you up from Dar Es Salaam from your Hotel and start safari to Mikumi National Park; the trip will take approximately 5 hours to arrive Mikumi NP. Arrive at Mikumi and direct to the game drive.

You can see zebras, lions, wild dogs, pythons, hartebeest, wildebeest, elephants, impala, warthog, eland and other antelopes. Several observation towers enable you to overview the park in its entirety. Mikumi National Park is mostly miombo woodland with gently rolling hills. Later return to the Lodge for dinner and overnight.

● Meals: Lunch & Dinner Included

In the morning after breakfast, leave for the full game drive with a packed lunch. Animals commonly found here include lion, eland, hartebeest, buffalo, wildebeest, giraffe, zebra and elephant. Wild dog can be seen in packs here. The open horizons and abundant wildlife of the Mkata Floodplain, the popular centerpiece of Mikumi, draw frequent comparisons to the more famous Serengeti Plains. After game drive depart to the Lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

After breakfast you will start the day with a cultural visit to a local Maasai village in Mikumi. If time allows, we’ll pass by the local women’s market. The Maasai are a popular traditional tribe in Tanzania and Kenya. This trip is optional so those rushing to make the journey back to Zanzibar can opt out of this cultural visit. Kindly let us know during the booking. Afterwards you will start your journey back to Dar-es-Salaam. You will arrive back in Dar es Salaam before dark where you will be dropped off at the hotel of your choice.

This is where your safari will end.

Meal Plan: Breakfast & Lunch

  • Park fees

  • All activities

  • All accommodation during safari

  • A professional driver/guide

  • All transportation during safari

  • All Taxes/VAT

  • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)

  • Drinks

  • International flights(From/to home)

  • Round trip airport transfer (can be arranged at an extra cost)

  • Accommodation before and at the end of the tour (can be arranged at an extra cost)

  • Tips

  • Personal items(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)

  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees


Group Size Price per person (USD)
1 person 1190,-
2 people 1095,-
3 people 1050,-
4 people 1010,-
5 people 990,-
6 people 975,-
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Absolutely yes. We will arrange all airport transfers for you from and to the airport so that you don’t have to worry about how to get to your hotel. One of our drivers or guides will come to pick you up and take you back to the airport. This is already included in our offers and services.

A private departure can be arranged at any time according to your individual travel dates for highest flexibility. A group departure has a planned schedule on a specific date and let you share some costs while travelling. So if you are on a budget and want to meet friends from all over the world you can join one of our groups.

Absolutely yes. Our handpicked hotels all offer you to safely store your luggage during your climb. In this way you can leave all gear that you won’t need during your climb at the hotel. That is very convenient if you are planning to go on a safari or to Zanzibar after your hike.

Tanzania Horizon Safaris has worked out a very transparent cancellation policy. In most cases we can offer a voucher if you have  to postpone your travel. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Please note that deposits are non-refundable as they have to be used for making reservations for your hotel and transport.

*If a booking is cancelled the client is subject to a cancellation fee as follows:

  • until 4 weeks prior to departure – 30% Cancellation Fee
  • 4-2 weeks prior to departure – 50% Cancellation Fee
  • 2-1 weeks prior to departure – 75% Cancellation Fee
  • less then 1 week prior to departure – 100% Cancellation Fee: The company reserves the right to cancel any tour at its sole and absolute discretion, without prior notification in instances where this is unavoidable. However, in that case the company agrees to refund all money that has already been paid by the client. This shall be the company’s sole responsibility to the client and no claim for any damages, howsoever arising, shall accrue against the company.
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