Welcome to Iringa


The new Boma museum of local culture and the Neema Crafts centre are enticing, and there are a couple of outstanding historical sites within easy reach: ancient rock art at Igeleke, and even more ancient Isimila, where you can see Stone Age flints and hammerstones, as well as an extraordinary landscape of earth pillars.


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$3800 Multi-day & Extended Tours

7-Day Ruaha an Amazing Adventure Safari of the Southern

• After arrival you will be picked up from the airport/ hotel to Iringa. Accomodation before and after arrival will be arranged at an extra cost. Day 1 Depart from Iringa to Ruaha National ParkAccommodation:Mwagusi Safari camp • Mid-range tented camp located inside Ruaha N Meals & Drinks: • All meals included • Drinking water (Other drinks not included) Day 2 Game drive in the ParkAccommodation:Mwagusi Safari camp • Mid-range tented camp located inside Ruaha NP Meals & Drinks: • All meals included • Drinking water (Other drinks not included) Day 3 Adventure walking safariAccommodation:Mwagusi Safari camp • Mid-range tented camp located inside Ruaha NP Meals & Drinks: • All meals included • Drinking water (Other drinks not included) Day 4 The early morning and evening game driveAccommodation:Ruaha River Lodge • Mid-range lodge located inside Ruaha NP Meals & Drinks: • All meals included • Drinking water (Other drinks not included) Day 5 Trekking on the Kimilamatonge hillAccommodation:Ruaha River Lodge • Mid-range lodge located inside Ruaha NP Meals & Drinks: • All meals included • Drinking water (Other drinks not included) Day 6 Ruaha National ParkAccommodation:Ruaha River Lodge • Mid-range lodge located inside Ruaha NP Meals & Drinks: • All meals included • Drinking water (Other drinks not included) Day 7 Tungamalenga to IringaAccommodation:No AccomodationMeals & Drinks: • Breakfast and Lunch • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

$400 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

1-Day Ruaha National Park

Visit: Chabo Africa Safaris, Iringa, Iringa Region• After arrival you will be picked up from the airport/ hotel to Iringa. Accomodation before and after arrival will be arranged at an extra cost. Day 1 Visiting Ruaha National Park After breakfast you will collect your belongings and take off to Ruaha National Park; taking in the beautiful landscape on the way. Upon arrival lunch to be served in the park. After lunch you will proceed on a full day game drive. Ruaha National Park was organized in the early 60’s with the main reason to protect a certain habitat called Miombo. What makes Miombo is very special are two species of trees (Julbernardia and Brachystegia). Miombo houses different types of animals and birds. Ruaha is located in a unique area with low and high altitude; making for a variety of vegetation. The park extended in terms of size because of the misuse of water in the catchment site of Ruaha which led the river to dry out and now it’s Tanzania’s largest national park. Later in the day you will drive back to Iringa with a beautiful African sunset to view along the way. You will have dinner and your overnight at the Hotel Iringa. This is where your safari will end.Accommodation:No accommodation (End of tour)Meals & Drinks: • Lunch (Breakfast & dinner not included) • Drinking water (Other drinks not included) End of tour • A transfer back to the airport (or hotel) can be arranged for an extra cost.

$77 Private & Custom Tours

1-Day Isimila stone age site

• After arrival you will be picked up from the airport/ hotel to Iringa. Accomodation before and after arrival will be arranged at an extra cost. Day 1 Visiting Isimila SiteAfter breakfast you will collect your belongings and take off; Isimila Stone Age Site features ancient tools dating back 60,000 to 100,000 years as well as small canyons, eroded pillars, and a small picnic area. Start the tour in a museum on site, where you can see all the fossils and tools that have been unearthed. Stroll around the site to see archeological digs where the pieces originated. When you approach the high eroded sandstone pillars, a guide will explain how they formed. Later in the day you will drive back to Iringa with a beautiful African sunset to view along the way. You will have dinner and your overnight at the Hotel Iringa. This is where your trip will end.Accommodation:No accommodation (End of tour) Meals & Drinks: • Lunch (Breakfast & dinner not included) • Drinking water (Other drinks not included) End of tour • A transfer back to the airport (or hotel) can be arranged for an extra cost.

$1360 Multi-day & Extended Tours

4-Day Wildlife Safari in Ruaha National Park

Day 1 Iringa to ruaha national park After a breakfast and greet from our safari guide, you will be picked from your hotel or lodge about 9:00 am.Drive to Ruaha National park.Stop over at the park entrance gate, which will later be re-introduced into Ruaha Np.Have lunch at Msembe HQ and look for accommodation according to your choice.Later, continue with evening game viewing along the Great Ruaha river.Return to the rest camp, lodge, or park official cottage.Day 2 Full day game drive Early morning before breakfast, take a panoramic drive while our knowledgeable guide will point out the various animals and birds.Return for breakfast around 9 am and later continue with our game drive.Go ahead for lunch about 1 pm.Go for evening game drive.Return  for dinner and overnight.Day 3:  Walking and Game drives or Another Full Day Game DrivesThis day will be dedicated to a walking safari within the park so that you can enjoy different attractions while walking on foot accompanied by a park ranger and a guide.  After walking safari you will have lunch break taken within the park. After lunch break will continue with game drives around the park to cover other areas of interest not covered in the first day.Alternatively if not interested with bush walking safari you will have another full day game drives.Dinner and overnight stay at your accommodation. Day 4 Ruaha to iringa, • After a scrumptious breakfast you will enjoy a spectacular game drive while driving to Iringa. 

$530 Cultural & Theme Tours

3 Days Mikumi and Udzungwa Trekking Safari in Tanzania

Day 1: Iringa to Mikumi National Park Zepisa African Safaris will pick you from Iringa, hotel, or home in the morning and travel  to Mikumi National Park. You will have an evening game drive until sunset. This is a home to elephants, lions, wild dogs, zebras, hyenas, buffalos, wildebeests, elands, hartebeest, crocodiles, lizards, and other residents. Over 300 species of birds have been observed in this park. Dinner and overnight will be at Tan-Swiss lodge.. Day 2: Mikumi National Park to Udzungwa Mountains National Park Enjoy an early morning game viewing in the park. Mikumi's vegetation includes woodland, swamp, and grassland with two water holes, Mkata and Chamgore. Apart from the saddle-bill storks, hamerkops, and malachite kingfishers, you will also find monitor lizards and a deadly python inhabiting the pools. Go back for hot lunch, drive 70 kilometers away to Udzungwa Mountains National Park. On arrival, you will check in at the hotel then drive to the park gate where you will start your trekking to Prince Bernhard Waterfall and finish your day with village walk at Mangula village. Dinner and overnight will be at Udzungwa Fall lodge. Day 3: Udzungwa Mountains National Park to Iringa After breakfast, start walking in this beautiful park enjoying and experience the stunning natural beauty of the park. Have a picnic lunch in the bush then proceed exploring the area of the wonderful Sanje Waterfall, endemic red colobus monkeys and beautiful scenery. Lunch to be served at the Sanje Viewpoint. After that, you will descend and meet the car then start driving back to Iringa where you will arrived late evening. Zepisa African Safaris will drop you off at the hotel of your choice or home.

$950 Multi-day & Extended Tours

3 Days Visit Tanzania's Largest National Park

DAY01Iringa-ruaha • You will be picked from your hotel at 07:30hrs and drive to Ruaha National Park. • Upon arrive have a game drive. • Have lunch at Msembe (Park HQ)  • An evening game drive will follow to explore the outstanding sanctuary famous for its elephants, lions, cheetahs, buffaloes and other animals of the same order. • Drive back to the park official cottage  for dinner and overnight.DAY02Full day game drive • Set off early for a morning game drive to witness the animal kingdom at its most active hour. Search for the park’s large populations of  elephants, buffaloes, lions, leopards, hippos, cheetahs, zebras, impalas, warthogs, ostrich, and giraffes among others. • Enjoy packed lunch inside the park, by the banks of the river surrounded by beautiful sceneries and wildlife. • Back to the camp/lodge for dinner and overnight.DAY03Departure • For your final day in the Ruaha National Park, we have planned an early morning game drive but if you would like to sleep in, you are free to do so. • Breakfast will be served at the camp/lodge, after which we will depart by road to Iringa town. • Optional: En route you may visit the local Masai village for a Masai cultural tour. Learn about the Masai community and interact with the local Masai people. • The safari ends in  Iringa town.