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Slowing down to appreciate, stopping to explore, staying longer to discover and ultimately realizing that by relaxing one can find the heart and soul of a country whilst replenishing mind and body. Enjoy the freedom and extravagance of this distinctive tailor-made safari.



Amara Selous

Park: Selous | Included Meals: Game Package – Lunch & Dinner | Lodge webpage: Amara Selous


Arrive into Dar es Salaam International Airport ( DIA) on Qatar at approx. 0840 where you will board your scheduled flight to the Selous. On arrival you will be met by an English speaking driver guide and 4WD vehicle. On arrival at your Lodge, you will be assisted with check in and shown your room. At a time convenient to you, there will be a short safari briefing; the rest of the day is at your leisure.



Amara Selous

Park: Selous | Included Meals: Game Package – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner | Lodge webpage: Amara Selous


Amara Selous is a luxury tented lodge in the heart of the Selous wilderness in Southern Tanzania. Overlooking the rapids of the Great Ruaha River and its resident hippos.  Amara Selous provides guests with lavish comfort in the middle of the African bush.  Activities include Game Drives, Walking Safaris, Boating, Bird Watching and time out just to take in the breathtaking views from your luxury accommodation, enjoy a picnic, sundowners or a candle lit dinner – all on the banks of the Great Ruaha River.


Day 3

Amara Selous

Park: Selous | Included Meals: Game Package – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner | Lodge webpage: Amara Selous


You may choose to do either an early morning game drive or even a walking safari.

All game drives are provided in spacious tailor-designed 4WD vehicles with open sides and raised seating for ideal game viewing. Games drives are best when taken early in the morning or at dusk and can be accompanied by a sunrise bush breakfast or sundowner picnic.If you choose a bush walk, you will be accompanied by highly trained and professional guides, walking safaris offer guests the rare chance to get up-close and personal with the `little five`, as well as learn about the relationship between flora and fauna and the medicinal values of the plants that thrive in the reserve. A highly educational and uniquely enlightening experience, walking safaris follow the tracks, sights, smells and sounds of animals big and small into the wild of Africa.


Day 4

Amara Selous

Park: Selous | Included Meals: Game Package – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner | Lodge webpage: Amara Selous


Situated along the riverbanks of the Great Ruaha River means that Simbazi Selous is an ideal location for viewing endemic, aquatic and migratory birds. The river acts as a life force for abundant wildlife including a large listing of birds. Fish Eagle stay perched high above looking for prey, their familiar screech filling the air just before they dive towards their target. Water birds include Goliath Herons skimming the water’s surface in search of fish, whilst flocks of Egyptian Geese fly by and land on the banks and tickbirds groom snoozing hippos. Simbazi is equipped with strong binoculars and our guides love sharing their knowledge on all the bird life that is located in Selous Game Reserve.Aside from the adventure of being in the world largest game reserve and spending time on game drives, walking safaris and boating safaris, guests can relax and unwind with a number of treatments available from the Simbazi Spa. For utter relaxation these treatments can take place in the suites, so after the treatment is complete guests can stay and relax in the privacy of their air-conditioned rooms. All our treatments are provided by qualified therapists.


Day 5

The Manta Resort

Island: Pemba | Fully Inclusive: All drinks, all meals and snacks, Spa treatments, Laundry etc etc | Resort webpage: The Manta Resort


After breakfast and checkout you will be transferred to the camps Airstrip where you will board your scheduled service to Zanzibar, and onto the beautiful island of Pemba. A whole new chapter of your vacation starts right here.


Day 6 to 11

The Manta Resort

After a couple of intense days on safari, you will have time to cool down and relax on one of East Africa’s finest beach sanctuaries. The Manta Resort is a very special place and the Kwanini Family will welcome you with open arms.

See the tide come and go while sipping away at a Lemongrass Ginger Sling, your feet buried in the warm sand, and a soft breeze cooling your skin. Or join the dive team for a scuba dive in one of the world’s best dive waters
Even though this might be as far away from civilization as you will ever find yourself, it might also be where you discover a part of life you didn’t know you were missing.

Package includes a discounted 7 night stay at The Manta resort, but can off course be adjusted to fit your travel arrangements.
Unique Underwater Add-on

Stay in the Underwater Room at The Manta Resort for a once in a lifetime experience! Rent a private floating island with your bedroom four meters below the surface. It is yours to enjoy while sunbathing and stargazing on the top deck, lounging and dining on the water deck and sleeping surrounded by a tropical marine environment.

Itinerary Overview

Day 1 – Amara Selous
Day 2 – Amara Selous
Day 3 – Amara Selous
Day 4 – Amara Selous
Day 5 – 11 Pemba Island @ Manta Resort


Safari + Beach from USD 4.546 / person
Safari only from USD 2.596 / person


All domestic flights
All Park fees
All Road & Car fees
Food & drinks as stated in itinerary


Safari 4 nights + Beach 7 nights = 11 nights



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