• 40 years of Foxes Safari Camps in Tanzania

Foxes Ultimate 7 Day Safari in Southern Tanzania

In celebration of our 4 decades - and counting! - expertise in showcasing 'true' Tanzania to safari-lovers, here is our team's Ultimate 7 Day Safari in Southern Tanzania.

1 Night Best Western or similar — Dar es Salaam
3 Nights Rufiji River Camp — Nyerere National Park (Selous)
3 Nights Ruaha River Lodge — Ruaha National Park

On your arrival at Dar es Salaam Airport, you'll be met by a friendly member of Foxes Safari Camps who will escort you to the Dar es Salaam hotel and help you check-in.

Day 2, 3 and 4 will take you to explore Nyerere National Park (Selous), where you will stay at Rufiji River Camp which has exciting boat cruises, game drives and/or walks. Days 5, 6 and 7 are spent in Ruaha National Park with stunning views right on the banks of the Ruaha River and more game drives further into the park.

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Itinerary

Day 1 | ARRIVAL

On your arrival at Dar es Salaam Airport, you'll be met by a friendly member of Foxes Safari Camps who will escort you to the Dar es Salaam hotel and help you check-in. Whether you'd
like to explore the city or get some rest it's up to you, but tomorrow your real Tanzanian adventure begins!

DAY 2 | NYERERE NATIONAL PARK (SELOUS)

The following morning we'll pick you up from the hotel at 09:00 after breakfast and return to the
airport for the Safari Air Link flight to Nyerere National Park (Selous).

Flight No 01 (times may vary with schedule requirements)
Departure Time: 10:30 Arrival Time 11:15

A guide from Rufiji River Camp will be at the airstrip waiting to greet you and take you on a game
drive through the park before helping you check into your room.
In the afternoon you will go out and begin to explore Nyerere National Park (formerly known as
Selous) with a game drive, before returning to camp at dusk - just in time to freshen up before
drinks around the camp fire.

DAY 3 & 4 | NYERERE NATIONAL PARK (SELOUS)

The night before, the manager will have discussed the options for today's safaris. Here's what you would be able to choose from to turn your bucket list into a reality:

Early Morning Nature Walk
Departing at 06:30, returning for a late breakfast at 09:30.

Early Bird Game Drive
Departing 06:30 with a packed breakfast, returning at 11:30.

Morning Game Drive
Departing after breakfast at 08:30, returning in time for lunch.

Morning Boat Safari
Departing after breakfast at 08:30, returning in time for lunch.

Full-Day Game Drive
Departing after breakfast at 08:30 with a picnic lunch, retuning at
16:00 for afternoon tea.

Afternoon Game Drive
Departing at 16:00 and returning at dusk, in time for sundowners.

Afternoon Boat Safari
Departing at 16:00 and returning at dusk , in time for sundowners.

DAY 5 | RUAHA NATIONAL PARK

An early walk or game drive brings you back in time for breakfast and the departure back to the airstrip for the onward flight to Ruaha National Park.

Flight No 02 (times may vary with schedule requirements)
Departure Time: 11:00 Arrival Time: 13:00

One of Ruaha River Lodge's guides will greet you at the airstrip and take you to the lodge and help you check-in.

DAY 6 & 7 | RUAHA NATIONAL PARK

During your time staying at Ruaha River Lodge choose between half-day shared game drives or full-day with picnic lunch promising an action-packed day out in the unscripted
Tanzanian bush.

Early Morning Game Drives
Departing at 06:30 with a picnic breakfast, returning at 11:30

Morning Game Drives
Departing after breakfast at 08:30, returning in time for lunch.


Afternoon Game Drives
Departing at 16:00 and returning at dusk, in time for sundowners.

Full-Day Game Drives
Departing after breakfast at 08:30 with a picnic lunch, returning at 16:00 for afternoon tea.

DAY 8 | DEPARTURE

After breakfast you will have the chance to enjoy one final game drive through Ruaha as you slowly wind your way to the airstrip for your flight back to Dar es Salaam.


Flight No 03 (times may vary with schedule requirements)

Departure Time: 13:15 Arrival Time: 15:30

A staff member of Foxes Safari Camps will meet you at the airport and help you transfer to your international flight, or check you in to your hotel.