3 Days, 2 Nights Last Minute Safari – Selous Game Reserve (Now Known as Nyerere National Park)

Tour Summary

  • This tour starts and ends in Zanzibar
  • You'll visit Selous Game Reserve
  • Activities: Game drives and boat safari
  • Game drives: pop-up roof 4×4 vehicle or open Safari vehicle




Day 1: Zanzibar to Selous Game Reserve

This tour starts in Zanzibar at 07h35 to Selous Game Reserve. On arrival at 08h20, you will be met by the driver-guide, who will brief you regarding your game drive in Selous. Then, enjoy a full day game drive. You may expect to see any significant African favourites mammals, including Elephants, Giraffes, Lions, Buffaloes, Zebras, Hippos, Crocodiles, and even the rare African Wild Dog. The rest of the evening will be spent at your leisure, bonfire, dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Selous Game Reserve

After early breakfast, depart for a full day game drive in the Selous Game Reserve, exploring the game in the surrounding areas.

You will return for hot lunch and relaxation. At around 16h00 in the evening, depart for sunset boat safari along the great Rufiji River to spot hippos, crocodiles and birds, and enjoy the spectacular sundown.

Day 3: Selous Game Reserve to Zanzibar

Early morning walking safari usually start at 06h00 after first-morning tea or coffee, accompanied by an armed ranger, and it will take around 2 hours long. Walking safari is a fantastic way to experience more about the Selous Bushes. After enjoying your breakfast in the morning, check-out followed by transfer to Mtemere airstrip to depart on a scheduled flight at 10h00 to Zanzibar.


Price per person (Double occupancy)

No. People

Budget Camp

(Price per Person sharing)

Luxury Camp

(Price per Person sharing)

2 pax

USD 850

USD 1,250

3 pax

USD 800

USD 1,240

4 pax

USD 750 USD 1,230
5 Pax USD 730

USD 1,220

6 pax

USD 700

USD 1,210

Package Includes:

  • Flights
  • Accommodation
  • All meals
  • Game activities (boat safari and game drives)
  • Park & concession fees and taxes

Package Excludes:

  • Drinks
  • Tips
  • Items of personal nature