24 Day Gorillas, Game Parks & Zanzibar - Nairobi to Dar es Salaam Overland Tour

A combination of two of our most popular overland tours sees your experience the varying faces of Africa, from gorilla viewing in the rain forests to the island paradise beaches of Zanzibar. The memory of the Gorilla Trek and observing these amazing creatures as they meander and feed in their ever-diminishing habitat will remain with you forever.

The game parks of East Africa are renown for their unspoiled natural beauty and prolific game, while the island of Zanzibar will see you soak up its exotic traditions. You will be caught up in the way of life, which is hard to leave.

Nairobi to Dar es Salaam Overland Safari
Nairobi to Dar es Salaam Overland Safari
Nairobi to Dar es Salaam Overland Safari

Tour Info

Nairobi, Kenya
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
24 days
Group size:
Maximum 30 passengers
Safari vehicle:
Overland truck

Brief Itinerary

Days 1 to 3:
Masai Mara National Reserve, Game Drives
Days 4 to 10:
Kampala, Kisoro, Gorilla Trek (optional), Lake Bunyonyi, Kampala, Jinja, White Water Rafting (optional)
Days 11 to 15:
Nakuru, Lake Nakuru National Park, Game Drives, Great Rift Valley, Lake Naivasha, Arusha
Days 16 to 18:
Serengeti National Park & Ngorongoro Crater (optional), Arusha
Days 19 & 20:
Pangani, Dar Es Salaam
Days 21 to 24:
Ferry to Zanzibar, Dar Es Salaam

Departure Dates

START: Nairobi END: Dar es Salaam
10 July 2016 02 August 2016
24 July 2016 16 August 2016
07 August 2016 30 August 2016
21 August 2016 13 September 2016
04 September 2016 27 September 2016
18 September 2016 11 October 2016
02 October 2016 25 October 2016
16 October 2016 08 November 2016
30 October 2016 22 November 2016
13 November 2016 06 December 2016
27 November 2016 20 December 2016
11 December 2016 03 January 2017
25 December 2016 17 January 2017

Optional Activities

The following Optional Activities are available on this Nairobi to Dar es Salaam overland tour.

Please Note: Prices are approximate and can change at any given time. Please use as a guideline only.


    Nairobi National Park (half day tour) USD 125
    Giraffe Centre USD 15
    Masai Village Cultural Visit USD 15
    Masai Warrior Dancing USD 10
    Masai Mara Hot Air Balloon USD 550
    Naivash Horse Riding (per hour) USD 25
    Naivasha Boat Hire (max 7 pax) USD 60
    Elsamere Visit (Home of Joy Adamson) USD 25
    Hells Gate National Park USD 65
    Crescent Island USD 40


    White Water Rafting on the Nile USD 160
    Nile River Bungee USD 120
    Jinja Quad Biking (2 hours) USD 100
    Adrift / Softpower Community Project USD 35
    Horse Riding (excl. transfer) from USD 60
    Chimpanzee Sanctuary (excl. transfer) from USD 80
    Gorilla Trekking from USD 600


    Serengeti / Ngorongoro Excursion (2 nights) from USD 500
    Olduvai Gorge USD 10
    Zanzibar Accommodation (p/p/p/n) USD 40-60
    Zanzibar Spice Tour USD 40
    Stone Town Tour USD 50
    Prison Island Snorkelling Trip USD 30
    Dhow Sunset Cruise USD 40
    Dhow Fishing Trip USD 40
    Dolphin Trip USD 40
    Nungwe Snorkel Trip (half day) USD 40
    Scuba Diving from USD 100


ZAR 16 730
(30% discount)
( normal price ZAR 23 900 )
USD 720 *

* The Local Payment forms part of the overall tour price. This amount is payable on the day of tour departure and is used to cover expenses while on the road (i.e. park fees, camping fees, food, road tolls, included activities, etc.)