The Udzungwa rain forest trek is an excellent addition to the Mikumi safari. This safari is a popular option with our volunteers.
Day 1: Dar es Salaam / Mikumi (-/L/D)
After having breakfast, we depart at about AM 8 to make the 5-hour journey to Mikumi National Park.Depending on traffic, the car usually gets to Mikumi in time for a half-day game ride. We can stop at the Masai village on the way.
Accommodation and dinner take place at Mikumi town hostels and lodges.
Upgrade to Luxury Lodge inside the Mikumi National Park for about $300 per person.
Day 2: Mikumi – Udzungwa (B/L/D)
After breakfast, the car departs for the game ride. The route within the park varies during the dry and wet seasons. Boxed lunch included.
In the afternoon, we drive to Udzungwa National Park for dinner and 1-night accommodation at a local hostel outside the park.
Day 3: Udzungwa – Mikumi / Dar es Salaam (B/L/-)
After breakfast, we depart for a day of trekking inside the Udzungwa Rain Forest, stopping at waterfalls and watering holes.
We will depart Udzungwa and arrive in Dar in time for dinner.
Antelopes, cheetahs, crocodiles, elephants, gazelles, giraffes, hippopotamuses, leopards, lions,
zebras, and more than 400 bird species
3 days & 2 nights – USD 840
Starts from Dar es Salaam