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Untamed Tanzania


12 days from $12,295 per person

* Based on double occupancy, incl. taxes & fuel surcharges, restrictions apply.

1 Night Dar es Salaam 3 Nights Ruaha National Park 3 Nights Nyerere National Park 4 Nights Songo Songo Archipelago

Embark on an exceptional odyssey through Tanzania's southern circuit, where you'll find awe-inspiring landscapes and thriving wildlife, far from the hustle and bustle. Explore the hidden gems of Ruaha National Park and Nyerere National Park, where you'll be captivated by the remarkable abundance of wildlife. Enjoy an ultimate African safari experience with stays at luxury tented camps. Finally, savor the unparalleled privacy and subtle opulence of Fanjove Island, an exclusive paradise embraced by shimmering azure waters.


Explore Nyerere National Park, a unique destination in Tanzania where an abundance of wildlife unfolds before your eyes during thrilling game drives and tranquil waterborne adventures along serene lakes and the meandering Rufiji River.

Discover Ruaha National Park, offering an exceptional diversity of animals, plants, and over 570 bird species at the crossroads of Eastern and Southern biomes.

Experience untamed and secluded African wilderness, offering remarkable opportunities to witness the iconic Big Five and an array of other fascinating creatures in an unspoiled, magnificent landscape.

Enjoy the ultimate privacy and understated luxury on the secluded haven of Fanjove Island, surrounded by miles of intact coral reefs, pristine white-sand beaches, and crystal-clear waters.


1. Johari Rotana Hotel

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Located on Sokoine Drive in the heart of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Johari Rotana is a 5-star hotel offering modern luxury in the Central Business District. With 193 lavish rooms, 60 serviced apartments, and a prime location near the port, financial district, and major attractions, it caters to both business and leisure travelers. Enjoy a variety of dining options, from Zafarani's diverse cuisine to Hamilton's Gastropub and an exclusive Cigar Lounge. The hotel is part of the MNF Square development, providing convenience and sophistication for your stay in this vibrant city.

2. Jongomero Camp

Ruaha National Park, Tanzania

Tucked under a lush riverine canopy by the seasonal Jongomero River, this camp offers a quintessential off-the-beaten-path safari adventure. You'll find accommodations in ten luxurious tented suites on raised wooden platforms, each with a private deck overlooking the dry riverbed. Snuggle under warming quilts in your reclaimed-dhow wooden bed, fall asleep to the captivating sounds of Africa, and wake to the aroma of morning tea or coffee, often with curious animals passing by.

3. Siwandu Camp

Nyerere National Park, Tanzania

Siwandu's lakeside accommodation offers maximum privacy and a front-row seat to Nyerere's natural wonders. Thirteen spacious canvas tents, elevated wooden verandas, and open-air solar-heated showers invite you to observe wildlife in comfort. Enjoy panoramic views from the elevated lounge and dining area, sample fine cuisine, take a dip in the shaded pool, and bask in the serenity of this "armchair safari" paradise.

4. Fanjove Private Island

Songo Songo Archipelago, Tanzania

Fanjove Island, a secluded oasis of natural beauty, offers an unparalleled experience. With miles of intact coral reefs, spinner dolphins, green turtles, and humpback whales as your companions, it's a place where time ceases to matter. Ten discreet, eco-friendly beach villas, carefully designed to blend with the environment, provide uninterrupted ocean views, powered by solar energy and crafted from sustainable wood, mukuti, and thatch. The open-air restaurant serves fusion cuisine reflecting the island's heritage, and you can savor sundowners at the 19th-century lighthouse for a truly unique touch. Fanjove is a pristine paradise, as nature intended, awaiting your discovery.


Day 1. Arrive / Dar es Salaam

Arrive in Dar es Salaam, where your VIP Meet and Greet and luxury transfer await to whisk you to Johari Rotana Hotel for an overnight stay.

Johari Rotana Hotel


Day 2. Dar es Salaam / Ruaha National Park

In the morning, fly to Ruaha, where you will be met and transferred to Jongomero camp. Settle in your luxury tent and get ready for your private afternoon game drive. (BLD)

Jongomero Camp


Day 3. Ruaha National Park

Enjoy a day of game drive and a guided walk with your experienced guide throughout the Ruaha National Park which offers an exceptional diversity of animals, plants, and birds, with over 570 bird species, making it a premier birding destination in Africa. It's also home to one of the largest populations of elephants in any African park, along with buffalo, giraffes, zebras, lions, leopards, and a variety of lesser-seen wildlife. (BLD)

Jongomero Camp


Day 4. Ruaha National Park

Enjoy a day of ultimate game-driving experience with Jongomero camp’s expert guides. The camp's road network sets the stage for exceptional game drives, combining the thrill of tracking animals with an immersive appreciation of the incredible environment. (BLD)

Jongomero Camp


Day 5. Ruaha National Park / Nyerere National Park

Your adventure continues to Nyerere National Park, Africa's largest game reserve and a remote and untamed haven for wildlife. Fly to Mtemere airstrip and transfer to the luxurious and secluded Siwandu Camp for a 3-night stay. In the afternoon embark on your first private game drive through the Nyerere National Park. (BLD)

Siwandu supports anti-poaching patrols throughout Nyerere National Park.

Siwandu Camp


Day 6. Nyerere National Park

Nestled along the great Rufiji River, Nyerere offers a unique opportunity to explore this stunning wilderness by both boat safaris and open-top vehicle game drives. This wild and beautiful park features interconnected lakes and palm-fringed channels, where you can observe massive crocs sunbathing, elephants foraging on swampy islands, and a variety of birds wading the shallows. (BLD)

Siwandu supports a project to introduce tree husbandry to the local community. Aimed at conserving and restoring the biodiversity of forests in Tanzania for the benefit of the present and future generations.

Siwandu Camp


Day 7. Nyerere National Park

Another day to explore Nyerere’s unique biosphere that boasts 2,100 plant species, 400+ bird varieties, over half of Tanzania's elephants, 120,000 buffalos, and impressive populations of 40,000 hippos, 4,000 lions, and rare wild dogs. (BLD)

Siwandu Camp


Day 8. Nyerere National Park / Songo Songo Archipelago

Following a thrilling week of game drives and extraordinary wildlife encounters, it's time to unwind and immerse yourself in the pristine white sands of Fanjove Island, a secluded paradise off the Tanzanian coast. (BLD)

Fanjove Private Island


Day 9. Songo Songo Archipelago

Relax in pure tranquility on Fanjove Island or dive into an array of activities to explore this unspoiled gem. (BLD)

Fanjove Private Island


Day 10. Songo Songo Archipelago

Fanjove offers superb diving and snorkeling in warm 28°C waters with up to 30m visibility along an 11km pristine coral reef. Spinner Dolphins and Bottlenose Dolphins are regularly spotted, and with luck, you may have the opportunity to swim alongside them. You can also try your hand at catch-and-release fishing. (BLD)

As well as learning about the local flora Fanjove has a turtle nesting program and protects these nesting sites for Hawksbill and Green Turtles and around 40,000 little hatchlings have made their way safely to the sea since the start of the program, guests can learn about nesting habits of turtles and even visit nest sites.

Fanjove Private Island


Day 11. Songo Songo Archipelago

Bask in paradise, soaking up the sun and tranquility. Experience the enchantment of a private snorkeling excursion to a secluded sandbank during low tide, followed by a delightful grilled fish lunch. Embrace the romance of a sunset cruise on a traditional East African dhow. If you are up for exercise, visit the open-air ocean-view gym or explore the island with maps and knowledgeable local guides to uncover its rich history and customs. (BLD)

Fanjove Private Island


Day 12. Songo Songo Archipelago / Depart

Say goodbye to Africa, carrying with you a treasure trove of cherished memories. (B)



Land Arrangements (Price per person)

Departure Dates Jun 1, 2024 - Dec 31, 2024
Share Twin/Double From $12,295
Single Room Supplement Starting From: On Request

**Surcharges Apply .

Air Arrangements (Internal Airfare)

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