10-Day Mikumi, Ruaha, & Matema Beach Safari

Book this trip to Tanzania for a truly unforgettable safari experience! From exploring the diverse wildlife of Mikumi National Park to witnessing the rugged beauty of Ruaha National Park, this itinerary offers a unique opportunity to connect with nature in some of Tanzania’s most iconic destinations.

Relax on the picturesque shores of Lake Nyasa at Matema Beach, where you can unwind and soak in the stunning views of the lake. Immerse yourself in the local culture of Iringa and Mbeya, with their vibrant markets and friendly atmosphere.

Whether you’re a wildlife enthusiast, a nature lover, or simply seeking a peaceful retreat, this trip has something for everyone. Experience the beauty of Tanzania’s landscapes, encounter incredible wildlife, and create lasting memories on this safari adventure. Book now and embark on a journey you’ll never forget!


Welcome to Tanzania! Upon arrival at Julius Nyerere International Airport in Dar es Salaam, you will be transferred to your accommodation at Hotel Slipway. Take some time to relax and settle in after your journey. If time allows, you can explore the nearby Slipway area with its shops, restaurants, and beautiful views of the Indian Ocean.

After breakfast, you will be driven to Mikumi National Park, known for its wildlife and diverse bird species. Enjoy game drives to spot elephants, giraffes, lions, zebras, and more. Your accommodation for the next two nights will be at Vuma Hills Tented Camp, where you can unwind in the heart of the African bush.

Today, you will head to Ruaha National Park, one of Tanzania’s largest national parks. Enjoy game drives through the rugged landscape to witness the park’s abundant wildlife, including large herds of elephants, lions, leopards, and a variety of bird species. Your accommodation at Mwagusi Safari Camp will offer a unique tented safari experience in the wilderness.

After breakfast, you will travel to the town of Iringa, known for its vibrant markets and cultural heritage. Check into Iringa Sunset Hotel and take some time to explore the town and interact with the friendly locals.

Journey to the picturesque Matema Beach on Lake Nyasa (Lake Malawi), a perfect spot for relaxation and water activities. Enjoy the serene beach setting and take in the stunning views of the lake. Your accommodation at Matema Lake View Lodge will provide comfortable amenities and lakeside views.

Travel to Mbeya, a town surrounded by lush tea plantations and rolling hills. Check in at Utengule Coffee Lodge, a charming retreat nestled in the countryside. Take a leisurely stroll through the coffee estate and enjoy the peaceful ambiance.

Today, you will travel back to Dar es Salaam for your departure. Depending on your flight schedule, you may have some time for last-minute shopping or sightseeing in the city before being transferred to the airport for your onward journey. Thank you for exploring Tanzania with us, and we hope you had a memorable safari experience!

Rates Per Person

  • Included

  • Park fees
  • All activities
  • All accommodation
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation
  • All flights during the tour
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals
  • Wateron Safari
  • Excluded

  • International flights
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips
  • Personal items
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Drinks

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