Selous Game reserve, Kilwa and Northern Mozambique

Low season offer book 4 people and get 15% discount
1st June - 30th June 2019
Number of people Rate per person
Gross rate per person USD 2800
  • Highlights
    • ABUNDANT WILDLIFE
    • BOAT SAFARI
    • EXOTIC BEACHES AND ISLAND
    • DIVING(OPTIONAL)
    • OFF BEATEN TRACKS!!
    • SEA FOOD
    • TRADITIONAL AFRICAN VILLAGES
    • WALKING SAFARIS
  • Day 1 - Meet at Dar es salaam International Airport

    On arrival in Dar es Salaam International Airport, meet and greet by Msafiri Travels Guide and transfer to Landmark Beach Resort, Hotel, bed and breakfast.

  • Day 2 - Depart for Selous Game Reserve

    Have breakfast with the tour manager and discuss the itinerary. Thereafter head on to Selous Game Reserve. This will be a drive of 5 -6 hours arriving at the camp late afternoon. En- route packed lunch will be provided. Overnight at Butembo Tented Lodge, full board.

  • Day 3 - Morning walk and full game drive

    Start the day with an early morning walk and end the day with a full game drive. Picnic lunch will be provided and return to the camp just in time for dinner. Overnight at Butembo Tented Lodge, full board.

  • Day 4 - Boat safari at the Rufiji river

    Boat safaris on the Rufiji River bring you as close to the aquatic animals as possible. Evening game drive and overnight at Butembo Tented Lodge, full board. At 55,000 km sq, Selous is the largest protected largest game reserve. It is named after legendary British hunter-explorer Frederick Courtney Selous, who was killed here during the WW1. The reserve boasts of Tanzania's largest population of elephant as well as large numbers of herds of buffalo, hippo, crocodile, wild dog, a variety of 440 species of birds, over 2000 variety of plants, hot volcanic springs, lagoons, the great Rufiji River and the diverse landscape makes Selous Game Reserve a World Heritage site. Other species commonly seen are lion,.

  • Day 5 - Depart for Kilwa

    After breakfast depart for Kilwa. This will be 7 – 8 hours drive through the coast region. This is one of the most important trade route between Mozambique and Tanzania. The Mtwara region is the country highest produce of cashew nuts. Overnight at the Kilwa Beach Lodge, full board.

  • Day 6 - Tour of Kilwa Kisiwani

    After breakfast depart for a tour of Kilwa Kisiwani to visit the ruins and overnight at Kilwa Beach Lodge, full board.

  • Day 7 - Day excursion to Kilwa Kivinje and Kilwa Masoko

    Day excursion to Kilwa Kivinje and Kilwa Masoko. Overnight at Kilwa Beach Lodge, full board. The wealthy island city of Kilwa was the most important of trade centre that flourished along the East African Coast from the 1100s to the early 1500s. Kilwa Kivinje was a major 19th century slave trading center. Roughly 20,000 slaves were exported from there annually during the 1860's. This site was also the place were the Germans' southern administrative headquarters were located. Kilwa Kivinje played a role in the United States history as well, since the majority of the slaves from Kilwa Kivinje went to the United States. Kilwa Kisiwani is famous for its ruins, the finest and most intact of Islamic architecture. Small fishing villages lie along the coast, unchanged by the progress of the rest of the country. The city derived its wealth from the gold and ivory trades

  • Day 8 - Depart for Msasasi

    An early start as we head toward Msasasi, Tanzania’s boarder town with Mozambique and overnight at Guesthouse, full board

  • Day 9 - crossing the border

    Morning crossing of the boarder after formalities and overnight at Mueda and overnight at Motel Sansala, full board.

  • Day 10 - Transfer by boat to Ibo island

    Transfer by boat to Ibo Island and overnight at Miti Miwiri, bed and breakfast.

  • Day 11&12 -Leisure

    Days will be at leisure or you may choose to go diving or simply relax on the beach. Overnights at Miti MiwirI, bed and breakfast.

  • Day 13 - Depart for Pemba

    Depart from Ibo Island for Pemba and overnight at Ulala Lodge, half board. The coastal town of Pemba lays claim to some of the finest coral reefs in all of southern Africa. Brilliantly coloured coral is but a short swim from the white sands of Wimbe Beach. Divers and snorkellers swim among a myriad of exotic fish in crystal clear water. Naturally, the profusion of seafood makes time spent here a gourmet’s delight.

  • Day 14 - Transfer to the airport

    Transfer to the airport for your flight back home.

Price inclusive
  • Accommodation in as mentioned
  • 1 x tour of Ibo Island
  • Meals as mentioned above
  • English speaking driver/guide
  • 1 x tour of Kilwa
  • 1 x walking safari in Selous G. Reserve
  • 1 x boat safari in Selous G. Reserve
  • All transfers to Ibo Island and Pemba
  • 4WD vehicle
Price exclusive
  • visa ( Mozambique now obtainable on arrival)
  • international flights
  • Drinks
  • personal and travel insurance
  • Any other activities / excursions not mentioned above

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