Mikumi National Park lies alongside the Northern border of Africa’s biggest Game Reserve – the Selous Game Reserve– forming a unique ecosystem. The open horizons and abundant wildlife of the Mkata Floodplain, the fashionable centrepiece of Mikumi, draw frequent comparisons to the more famous Serengeti Plains. More than 400 bird species recorded, the lilac-breasted rollers, yellow-throated long claws and bateleur eagles joined by a host of European migrants during the rainy season.
Zanzibar – Mikumi National Park
You will start your safari in Zanzibar at 06h30, and you will arrive at Kikoboga Airstrip in Mikumi at 07h30. You will be met by a driver guide who will brief you regarding your game drive in Mikumi National Park. The park is very rich in varieties of bird species and a large number of animals such as elephants, lions, giraffes, buffalos, warthogs, wildebeests, hartebeests, antelopes, hippos, crocodiles and pythons.
You will depart for a game drive in a 4×4 modified safari for a full day game drives around Mikumi National Park with a picnic lunch. Later on, at around 15h30, you will be transferred to your airstrip for your scheduled flight to Zanzibar.