Southern Circuit

Mikumi National Park

Lovely, but often-underrated, Mikumi-part of the vast Selous ecosystem – is Tanzania’s fourth- largest national park. Its also the most accessible from Dar es Salaam and, with almost guranteed sightings of wildlife, makes an ideal destination for a safari for those who don’t have much time. Within its 3230 sq km, set between the Uluguru […]


Ruaha National Park

Tanzania’s second-largest national park after the Serengeti, Ruaha National Park is a remote bastion of spectacular wilderness, undisturbed wildlife, and breathtaking scenery. With herds of more than 10,000 elephants, vast concentrations of buffalo, gazelle, and over 400 bird species, Ruaha’s limitless wilderness, together with the surrounding game reserves of Rungwa and Kisigo – stretches over […]


Selous Game Reserve

At the heart of southern Tanzania is the Selous a vast 48,000 sq km wilderness area stretching over more than 5% of the minland. It is Africa’s largest reserve, and Tanzania’s most extensive protected area, although the extended ecosystem of Ruaha National Park and the Serengeti come close. It also home to large herds of […]