Tanzania Safari Expert

Private Safari

Embark on a remarkable seven-day safari adventure, venturing off the beaten track to explore the Selous Game Reserve and Ruaha National Park in southern Tanzania. Immerse yourself in luxury lodges and camps strategically located for unparalleled game-viewing experiences led by expert local guides.

7 Days

6 Nights

Exclusive Ruaha and Nyerere Experience

Experience Price

From $5,300 per person

7 Days

6 Nights

Experience Price

From $5,300 per person

Experience Expectation

Immerse yourself in an unforgettable safari experience that exceeds all expectations. Discover the untamed beauty of Tanzania’s wilderness, encounter magnificent wildlife, and create lifelong memories in the heart of Africa.


Off-the-beaten-track adventure: Explore the hidden gems of the Selous Game Reserve and Ruaha National Park, away from the tourist crowds.

Luxury lodges and camps: Indulge in the comfort and tranquility of handpicked luxury accommodations in prime locations.

Expert local guides: Embark on game drives with experienced guides who possess in-depth knowledge of the flora and fauna.

Close wildlife encounters: Enjoy the freedom of off-road game drives, allowing for intimate wildlife sightings.

Unspoiled natural landscapes: Discover the diverse ecosystems, from the Rufiji River and its abundant wildlife to the vastness of Ruaha National Park.

Tailored itinerary: Customize your safari experience to suit your preferences and interests.

Experience Suitability

Whether you are travelling solo, as a couple, or with a group, this safari offers an immersive and memorable experience. This safari is suitable for:

    1. Nature and Wildlife Enthusiasts: This safari is ideal for those with a deep appreciation for nature and wildlife, seeking an immersive experience in Tanzania’s iconic national parks.
    2. Adventure Seekers: If you crave adventure and exploration, this safari offers thrilling game drives, up-close wildlife encounters, and the chance to witness the awe-inspiring beauty of Tanzania’s wilderness.
    3. Photography Enthusiasts: Capture stunning wildlife and landscape photographs as you navigate through the parks, with opportunities to photograph diverse wildlife in their natural habitats.
    4. Couples and Small Groups: Perfect for couples or small groups of friends or family members who desire a private and exclusive safari experience tailored to their specific interests and preferences.
    5. Wildlife Conservationists: If you are passionate about wildlife conservation and sustainable tourism, this safari provides opportunities to learn about conservation efforts and support local communities.
    6. All Fitness Levels: The safari can be customized to accommodate varying fitness levels, ensuring that everyone can enjoy the experience at their own pace.
    7. Nature Lovers: Whether you’re fascinated by the diverse flora and fauna or captivated by the pristine landscapes, this safari is well-suited for those who appreciate the wonders of the natural world.
    8. Cultural Enthusiasts: Engage with local communities and gain insights into Tanzanian culture, making it an enriching experience for those interested in cultural interactions.

Day to Day Experience

Upon arrival at Dar es Salaam Airport, you’ll be greeted by a representative who will assist with your transfer to the domestic terminal. From there, you’ll board a scheduled light aircraft flight to Nyerere National Park in southern Tanzania. Upon landing, a representative will escort you to your luxury lodge or camp within the park, where you’ll stay for the next three nights.

Delve into the vast landscapes of Nyerere National Park, formerly known as the Selous Game Reserve. Marvel at the wildlife that thrives around the Rufiji River, including crocodiles, hippos, and herds of elephants. Witness a diverse array of animals, such as buffalo, giraffe, zebra, impala, eland, wildebeest, baboon, hyena, lion, leopard, and African wild dog. Enjoy the advantage of off-road game drives, allowing for up-close wildlife encounters.

After a final morning game drive in Nyerere, return to your lodge or camp for lunch. Later, transfer back to the airstrip for a scheduled light aircraft flight to the remote and untamed Ruaha National Park. Upon arrival at Msembe airstrip, you’ll be driven to your accommodation where you’ll spend the next three nights.

Explore the vastness of Ruaha National Park, the largest national park in Tanzania, covering approximately 13,000km². Marvel at the incredible concentration and diversity of wildlife attracted to the Ruaha River, particularly during the dry season. Encounter large herds of elephants, prides of lions, packs of endangered African wild dogs, and a plethora of other animals including leopard, cheetah, jackal, giraffe, zebra, eland, impala, bat-eared foxes, and various bird species.

Begin the day with a final safari activity in Ruaha National Park, followed by breakfast at your lodge or camp. Subsequently, you’ll be driven back to Msembe airstrip for your scheduled light aircraft flight to Dar es Salaam airport, where you’ll connect to your international flight home.

Experience Accommodation

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(A Mid-range tented bush camp inside Nyerere National Park)

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Mid-range tented bush camp inside Ruaha National Park

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(No accommodation)

Rates per Person

  • Start dates

    Jan 1 - Dec 31,

  • Solo

    1 room

  • 2+ people.

    Sharing rooms.

Experience Inclusion & Exclusion

  • Park fees(For non-residents)
  • All activities(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation(Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation(Unless labeled as optional)
  • All flights during the tour
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals(As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinking water(On all days).
  • International flights(From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips
  • Personal items(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government-imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Some meals (As specified in the day-by-day section).


Safari Transportation

Game drives: pop-up roof 4×4 vehicle

Getting around: pop-up roof 4×4 vehicle

transfer from and back to the airport is included

Our African safari luxury Toyota 4×4 Safari Land Cruiser transportation is the perfect vehicle for an unforgettable wildlife adventure in Africa. 

With its powerful engine and rugged off-road capabilities, this vehicle can easily navigate through the rough terrain of Africa’s national parks, ensuring a comfortable and smooth ride for its passengers. The Land Cruiser’s spacious interior and comfortable seating provide ample room for passengers to relax and enjoy the stunning scenery, while the open roof design allows for unobstructed views of the wildlife. 

The Land Cruiser is equipped with all the necessary safety features and amenities, including a first aid kit, WiFi service, binoculars and a fully stocked cooler box, ensuring that passengers are well taken care of during their safari adventure.

Important to Know

  • This tour is not available to solo travelers.
  • Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.
  • This tour accepts children of all ages.

Travel Insurance

All our Tours are covered by AMREF Flying Doctors Travel insurance

At Alkebulan Travels, we prioritize the safety and well-being of our clients during their Tanzania safari and Kilimanjaro climb tours. That’s why we have partnered with AMREF Flying Doctors to provide comprehensive tourist insurance coverage for all our trips within Tanzania.


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