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Trip Type

Game drive

Group Size

Min:Max: 25


Mikumi National Park Day Trip


One of the best thing to do while you are in Dar es salaam or Morogoro is visiting Mikumi National Park, this will give you a chance to experience the wildlife, nature, landscape to the maximum. Mikumi National parks rich in wildlife like buffalo, elephant, lions, wildebeests, Maasai giraffe, hippos, impalas, and crocodile, there are also, zebras and warthogs, etc.

  • Tour duration: 1 day (approximately 8 hours)
  • Start: Tour start from Dar es salaam or Morogoro
  • End: Dar es salaam or Morogoro
  • Destination visited: Mikumi National Park
  • Accommodation: Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged
  • A transfer from and back to the airport/hotel is included.
  • We can help select your international flights and also book for you.
  • Fly to/from Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA ).
Tour Highlights
  • With 3,230 square kilometers coverage Mikumi National Park is well-known park in Tanzania.
  • The park is well-known for its population of elephants, giraffes buffaloes, zebras, elands, greater Kudu, wildebeest, roan and sable antelope. Predators include tree-climbing lions (which are in large number), leopards, wild hunting dogs and black-backed jackal.
  • More than 300 species of birds have been recorded here including Eurasian migrants such as red billed ox-pecker, marabou stork and lilac breasted roller.
  • This tour can depart any day and can be organized for individual or group safari.
  • we advise to leave early morning (5:00 am) as there is possibility to see a lot in morning.

Day to day itinerary

Mikumi National Park Day Trip Details

If you are too short on time in Tanzania for a full day safari, you can still enjoy the chance to see African wildlife on this full day tour from Dar es Salaam or Morogoro to Mikumi National Park, located at 3230 square km, between the Uluguru Mountains to the north and the Lumango Mountains to the south-east. Mikumi National Park is home to giraffe, elephants, lions, zebras, leopards, impala, eland, kudu, black antelope, baboons, wildebeests and buffaloes.

Pick up from Dar es salaam at 5 am and to drive to Mikumi National Park which takes approximately 5 hrs to 6 hrs depending on the traffic on the highway. You will have your breakfast at Morogoro Town then with your picnic lunch box drive into Mikumi National Park. You will arrive around 0900am proceed with game drives until late in the afternoon having a lunch at the picnic site.

Mikumi National Park provides excellent opportunity to view diverse number of wildlife and many species of birds in a short period of time without too much of driving around inside the park. You will have the opportunity to view the unique Mikumi Giraffes that naturalists say seem to be a cross breed between reticulated and Maasai Giraffe, Antelope, Lion, Elephant, Buffalo, Hippo, Hyena, Wildebeest, Wild Dog, Zebra, Leopard can be easily sported in this park. Then drive back to Dar es Salaam see beautifully landscapes and scenarios in the way back, arrival around 0900pm.

Meals included: Lunch

Accommodation:  None

Items Included:

  • Day trip according to the itinerary
  • Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
  • Professional-driver  guide
  • Meals according to the itinerary
  • Mineral water
  • All mentioned activities
  • All national park fees
  • Flying Doctors insurance (AMREF) during the day trip

Items excluded:

  • Hotel accommodation either Morogoro or Dar es salaam
  • Flights
  • Optional activities
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks
  • Visa fees
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Other personal expenses.
  • Travel insurance

Dates and Rates per person (in USD)

Start dates Single 2 people 3 people 4 people 5 people 6 people 7+ people
Jan 1, 2021 – Dec 31, 2021 432 250 180 148 135 125 Get Quote
Jan 1, 2022 – Dec 31, 2022 432 250 180 148 135 125 Get Quote

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently. Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice.
  • All prices and fares are quoted in U.S. dollars.
  • Prices are per person based on double or single occupancy (unless otherwise noted) and do not include international airfare to/from your destination or internal flights during the expedition.
  • Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.
  • See the terms and conditions for this trip for more information.

To provide you more flexibility, we have modified our booking policies. Through January 1, 2021, guests can book this itinerary with fully refundable deposits up until 90 days prior to departure. Learn More


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