Mikumi National Park
Mikumi National Park

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Mikumi National Park
Mikumi National Park

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Mikumi National Park
Mikumi National Park

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Mikumi National Park
Mikumi National Park

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Mikumi National Park is the third largest park located in the southern part of Tanzania. It is less crowded and more affordable compared to Serengeti National Park. Additionally, this park is the closest to Dar es Salaam, the capital city of Tanzania, than any other park in Tanzania (besides Sadaani National Park.)

Mikumi National Park hosts a big variety of mammals, reptiles, and over 300 species of birds. Animals that are frequently seen in Mikumi National Park include lions, buffaloes, giraffes, zebras, elephants, and many more. Additionally, you will be able to view more than 300 bird species and a variety of plants. 

At Mikumi National park, you will stay at comfortable lodges inside or outside the park. You can also stay at luxury hotels a few miles outside the park if you wish to.

WHY MIKUMI? (and NOT Serengeti or Ngorongoro):

- Less crowded with Tourists
- More affordable 
- It is only a five hours drive from Dar Es Salaam with a nice view
- Budget-friendly accommodations can be found along the main road in the town

Do you wish to go to Zanzibar after the Safari?
After your Safari/Tour, you can relax on one of the many beaches in Zanzibar. Unlike other beaches, Zanzibar has clear, blue waves and powdery, white-sand beaches.  CNN Article about Nungwi Beach

We will arrange your trip to Zanzibar (at your request with additional charges) - Please click here for Zanzibar excursions

Our professional English speaking guides will make your experience in Tanzania one that you'll never forget

3 Days 2 Nights - Mikumi National Park


DAY 1: Dar es salaam - Mikumi

  • You will be picked up from the hotel/airport in Dar es salaam at 6:00 AM

  • You will start a 5 to 6 hours trip to Mikumi National Park, via Morogoro town

  • You will stop for lunch in Morogoro town on the way to Mikumi

  • Soon after arriving in Mikumi, you will start an evening game drive until sunset

  • Then you will have an overnight stay at Camp Bastian (or similar)


DAY 2: Mikumi National Park

  • You will start the game drive early in the morning at 6:30 AM

  • After 2 hours of the game drive, you will go to the restaurant inside the park for breakfast

  • Soon after breakfast, you will go back for the game drive until lunchtime at 1:00 PM, where you will check out

  • You will then go to Mikumi small town of Maasai Village where you will enjoy nature, people, and the culture.

  • You will get your dinner and stay at Camp Bastian Mikumi for the overnight


DAY 3: Departure

  • You will get your breakfast at 6:00 AM,  and at 6:30 AM we will start our 5 to 6 hours drive back to Dar es salaam

  • You will stop for lunch on the way back to Dar es salaam, then Drive directly to your place in Dar es salaam


At Mikumi National Park you will see:
Lions, elands, Hartebeest, Buffaloes, Wildebeests, Giraffes, Zebras, Elephants, Impalas, Warthogs, Elephants, Hippos, more than 300 bird species, and different plant species.


Package Includes

  • Bottled water

  • Private tour for you and your group

  • Lunch and refreshments

  • English speaking driver/guide

  • Hotel drop-off/pick up in Dar Es Salaam

  • 2-nights hotel stay at  

  • Round-trip shared transfers

  • Entry/Admission - Mikumi National Park


Package does NOT include

  • Items of personal nature (Alcohol drinks, cigarettes, phone calls)

  • Visa, flight or ferry fees,

  • Departure tax (If any)

  • Any other activities not detailed on this itinerary

  • Tips

*Total Cost - 1 traveler or more than 6 travelers - contact us for price)
Mid-range lodge (double rooms): 
2 people 750 USD pp | 4 people 660 USD pp
6 people or more 580 USD pp
Mid-range lodges include - Tan-Swiss Lodge & CampsiteCamp Bastian Mikumi, or similar

Cancellation Policy

- A reservation requires a deposit of 20% of the total price

- The rest of the payment should be paid 7 days before the tour date

- The deposit is fully refundable if the booking is canceled up to 15 days before the tour date

For Payments, Payments Arrangements, etc  - Please click here