This tour promises a fascinating insight into the lesser-known area of Southern Tanzania which encompasses two spectacular areas of untouched wilderness: Ruaha and Selous. As Selous is in such a remote location, it is most easily accessed by light aircraft. You will get a real sense of nature staying in intimate tented camps in Ruaha and Selous which are both splendidly located in areas with prime game viewing possibilities.

7 nights,  Full Board,  From £3,495*

Price for this tour is based on low season so will vary dependent on departure date.

Please contact us for an exact price.


1 Night(s) – Mövenpick Royal Palm Hotel
2 Night(s) – Jongomero Camp (Ruaha)
3 Night(s) – Siwandu Safari Camp (Selous)

Day 1 Heathrow to Nairobi: You will take an overnight flight with Kenya Airways from Heathrow to Nairobi, Kenya.

Day 2 Nairobi to Dar Es Salaam: On your arrival in Kenya, you will take your connecting flight onto Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, where you will stay overnight at the Mövenpick Royal Palm Hotel.

Day 3 & 4 Ruaha National Park (2 nights):
Day 3: You will be taken by light aircraft to Ruaha National Park (via Selous) and transferred to your accommodation at the beautiful Jongomero Camp, perfectly located next to Jongomero river and at the heart of Ruaha National Park. Here, you will stay in one of eight spacious tents, each with its own private veranda where you can sit and spot some of the many animals which pass through the camp. There will be an afternoon game drive for you to experience.
Day 4: You will enjoy a morning and afternoon game activity in Ruaha National Park.

Day 5, 6 & 7: Selous Game Reserve (3 nights)
Day 5: After breakfast, you will take a light aircraft to the Selous Game Reserve, Africa’s largest game reserve, covering 55,000 square km and home to over a million large animals, and taken to your accommodation, the intimate Siwandu Safari Camp. The tented camp is ideally situated next to Lake Nzerakera and in a prime location for game viewing which you can enjoy from your own veranda. In the afternoon, you will enjoy a game drive.
Day 6 &7: You will enjoy a morning and late afternoon game activity in the Game Reserve

Day 8 Selous to Heathrow: After a hearty breakfast at the camp, you will be taken back to the airstrip for a scheduled light aircraft flight to Arusha (approx. 1 hour) where you will be met and taken for lunch in a local restaurant. You will then take a transfer to Kilimanjaro airport for your onward flights to Nairobi and then Heathrow, or an alternative beach destination should you wish to extend your trip (please ask us for details).