[ Zanzibar Island ][ Gombe Chimp Tracking ] [Kilimanjaro ] [Mafia Island Holidays] [ Serengeti Northern Safari] [Selous  Southern Safari ]

Pemba Island Diving

10 Days Ngorongoro Serengeti Safari & Zanzibar Holiday

Chumbe Island at Leisure

Serengeti Safari - Zanzibar Holidays & Gombe Chimp Tacking

6 Days Ras Nungwi (Zanzibar) Leisure Holiday

selous foot walking safari

For Safari Booking/Inquiry
 Tel. +255 22 2 772782  
Fax. +255 22 2 773409


Day 1: Dar es Salaam - Selous Game Reserve
Leaving Dar es Salaam for Selous Game Reserve at 8.30, for a 5 hours journey with enroute lunch; drive to the park gate and start with short game drive along Rufiji River for few hours before sunset. Dinner and overnight at our camp on the river bank
Day 2: Game Drive - Rufiji River Boat Safari
Game drives in the morning till lunch time which followed by 2 3 hours of Boat safari on the Rufiji River late afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the Camp
Day 3: Full day game drive
Full day game drive after breakfast, ending evening after sunset game drives; lunch will be picnic away from the Camp. Dinner and overnight at the Camp
Day 4: Walking Excursion - Plane to Mafia Island 
Morning walking safari for 2 to 3 hours, return to the camp for early lunch and then transfer to the airstrip ready to leave for Mafia Island via Dar es Salaam. Pick up from the Kilindoni Airport and transfer to Mafia Island Lodge for dinner and overnight
Day 5: off-shore islands excursion
Excursion to Chole Island, which is packed with numerous ancient ruins including largest ruin of the German colonial administrator; walking tour to see boat-building, sail-making, hand-manufacture of coconut coir ropes; nature walking tour to ancient coral rock swimming pools; Picnic lunch will be offered during the excursion
Day 6: Day Trip to Jibondo Island
Jibondo - The island of Jibondo is at about an hour's boat-trip from Utende and is characterized by the unique conformation of the western tip and the surrounding emerald-green waters. The village is mainly inhabited by fishermen whose fish and octopus drying and net-mending activities are of great interest to tourists together with the traditional shipyard, one of the most famous in Tanzania. The trip includes a break for snorkeling and lunch on a beach; accommodation at Mafia Island Lodge
Day 7: Stay at Leisure
Spend a day at Mafia Island Lodge: swimming and sunbathe or just walking, accommodation at Mafia Island Lodge
Day 8: Return to Dar es Salaam
Breakfast and lunch at Mafia Island Lodge, and then rest; around 15:30 transfer to Kilindoni Airport for a return plane to Dar es Salaam

Local Dhow in Mafia Island

Mafia Island

Mafia Island Lodge

National & Reserve


Utalii Travel&Safaris Ltd. Copyright 2000-2008 All rights reserved. Revised: Friday, September 11, 2009