Selous Game Reserve (Semi Luxury) - 4 Days

Selous Game Reserve elephants

4 Days Selous Game Reserve is a safari that offers 2 full day game drives in Selous Game Reserve and a walking safari and a boat safari.

Selous Game Reserve is one of the largest reserve in Africa and a UNESCO Heritage site. Selous Game Reserve covers over 50,000 sq km in size. It is part of the protected area in the southern part of Tanzania.

The name originates from a famous hunter and conservationist called Fredrick Selous. Fredrick died in Beho beho area in Selous in the year 1917, while fighting with the Germans during WWI

The famous river that passes through Selous is River Rufiji which connects into the Indian Ocean. The reserve also has multiple lakes such as Lake Manze, Lake Siwandu, Lake Mtagalala and Lake Zelekela.

Selous Game Reserve also has a hot spring in the Beho Beho area.

The animals that you are likely to see in Selous are lion, elephant, hippopotamus, wild dog, zebra, many types of antelope, bird life, giraffe, crocodile, wildebeest, buffalo, hyena and many many more.

4 Days Selous offers multiple activities such as Boat safari along River Rufiji, Walking safari inside the reserve accompanied by an armed ranger and Game drives.

4 Days Selous Game Reserve is a safari that offers 2 full day game drives in Selous Game Reserve and a walking safari and a boat safari.

Day 1
Dar es salaam to Selous Game Reserve

Meet, greet by your driver/ guide and proceed to Selous Game Reserve. Have hot lunch on the way.

Late afternoon, perform boat safari along Rufiji River.

Dinner and overnight.

Day 2
Game drive and walking safari inside Selous Game Reserve

Depart for Selous Game reserve after early breakfast. Perform early morning walking safari followed by a full day game drive inside the reserve with picnic lunch.

Dinner and overnight

Day 3
Game drive inside Selous Game Reserve

Depart for Selous Game Reserve after breakfast. A full day game drive inside the reserve with picnic lunch.

Dinner and overnight

Day 4
Selous Game Reserve to Dar es salaam

Depart for Dar es salaam city center after breakfast. Upon departure, picnic lunch will be provided. Arrive Dar es salaam around 1400 hours.

Price Includes:

  • Safari base vehicle + English speaking driver/guide
  • 3 nights full-board accommodation
  • Pick up and drop off within Dar city center
  • Boat and walking safari at Selous Game Reserve
  • Park fees & game drives
  • Complimentary mineral water (1 liter per person per day)

Price Excludes:

  • Beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)
  • Additional Mineral water: USD 5 per carton (12 bottles)
  • Medical and luggage insurance
  • Tips: we recommend US $ 20 per group per day
  • Dar es salaam airport transfers
  • Other personal expenses
  • Emergency evacuation insurance
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What documents do I need?

The most important documents are your valid passport and Tanzanian visa. A 3 month tourist visa and single entry is US $50, although Americans pay US $100 and available at Tanzanian airports and consulates.

You could also check to confirm the current requirements with the nearest Tanzanian High Commission, Embassy or Consulate, or your travel agent.

You can send your inquiry via the form below.

Price From USD 690 USD $ 665/person
Group Discount
Group Discount Guide
Cost Per Adult Traveler:
$ 665 USD
665
Total $ 665 USD

Trip Facts

  • 4x4 Safari Vehicle
  • 7
  • Game drives, Boat safari, Walking safari
  • Selous Game Reserve
  • 4 days
  • Zarafa Tented Camp (Outside the reserve)
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