This safari is all-inclusive from your time of arrival in Dar es Salaam to your departure flight (other than meals and drinks in Zanzibar), and is priced for four persons with double occupancy in premium guest suites. We’re squeezing a lot of adventure and excitement into a week with this safari. Offering both a wilderness experience in the amazing Ruaha National Park at the Lunda Luxury Camp – and luxury accommodations with a private beach in Zanzibar.

Key features
- Peak game viewing in dry season
- Zanzibar
Locations
- Ruaha National Park (Grand Ruaha Camp)
- Zanzibar
Days
7
(+2 travel days)
Leader
Professional Guide
Vehicle
Private 4x4
Typical weather
Warm and sunny
Price
$5,985/person
Deposit: $1,500
Safari Ref.#
PR090119A
Private Photo Safari

Details

Included is an pre-safari overnight stay at the beautiful Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel, Round trip airfare to Ruaha National Park, four days/three nights exploring and photographing Ruaha from the new Lunda Luxury Camp. Enjoy inspiring meals prepared by Chef Mesuli during your stay in Ruaha. End your time in the wilderness with a direct flight from Ruaha to Zanzibar for two luxurious nights at the private Gold Beach Zanzibar. Explore the island or just relax and be pampered at this luxury private beach resort and spa.

Your time at the new Grand Ruaha camp will be filled with adventure, great photographic opportunities and fine dinning. Enjoy the comfort and view from our Baobab Suites, and the attentive services of a professional guide from your own private vehicle.

INCLUDED

  • All National Park and Conservatory fees
  • Internal flights from DAR to Ruaha, Ruaha to Zanzibar, Zanzibar to DAR
  • Premium Guest suites
  • All game drives
  • All meals, and snacks in vehicle
  • Private guide and vehicle
  • All drinks: including bottled water, soft drinks and a variety of house beer, spirits and wines while at the Lunda Luxury Camp (Premium spirits and wines in Ruaha, and all drinks in Zanzibar extra)
  • Use of camp equipment (computers, tripods/heads, and other ancillary photography equipment
  • WiFi
  • Photography/camera/processing assistance

NOT INCLUDED

  • International flights
  • Tanzania Visa Fee ($100)
  • Meals and drinks while at the Gold Beach Resort
  • Medical Evacuation/Travel Insurance

Itinerary

0 Fri Aug, 31
Depart from home city
1 Sat Sep, 01
Transfer to Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel, Dinner, and overnight.
2 Sun Sep, 02
Arrive in Ruaha mid-day for your first exciting game drive on the commute to camp. A relaxing lunch and time to settle in then off to explore in the late afternoon.
3 Mon Sep, 03
Explore, relax, eat/drink, repeat - and capture some great images along the way. Simple as that.
4 Tue Sep, 04
Explore, relax, eat/drink, repeat - and capture some great images along the way. Simple as that.
5 Wed Sep, 05
AM game drive followed by a farewell toast from the Grand Ruaha staff. You're now off to Zanzibar! Overnight at the Luxurious Gold Beach Resort in Zanzibar.
6 Thu Sep, 06
Full day exploring Zanzibar or relaxing.
7 Fri Sep, 07
Afternoon flight from Zanzibar to DAR - Late evening flight back to USA via Amsterdam
8 Sat Sep, 08
Whew, what a week.