Camp Location ................. 07°45'41.3"S ... 38°13'43.3"E

Selous River Camp is located on the border of the Selous Game Reserve, Tanzania. Travelling to the camp is easy, keep reading for how you can get to us:

By Air:

Flights can be easily booked online and several airlines fly to the Selous, including Coastal Aviation, Auric Air, Safari Air Link and Zanair. Flights lasts around 45 minutes from Dar es Salaam to our local airstrip Selous Lower (Mtemere) and it's also possible to fly from Zanzibar and other areas in Tanzania. As the airstrip is located within the Selous Game Reserve, there is a landing fee to pay on arrival of $11.80 per person which we would include on your invoice if you arrive by plane. We can collect you from the airstrip and drive you short the 10 minutes through the game reserve back to camp free of charge.

By Car:
The drive from Dar es Salaam to Selous River Camp is 230km and takes around six hours by car. 100km of the road (from Kibiti to camp) is rough road. It is also possible to reach us via Morogoro, Kisaki and Matambwe.

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By Our Transfer Car:
We are happy to book road transfers for you with an independent company. (Please note that the transfers are not operated by Selous River Camp and Selous River Camp will not be held responsible for the service provided by or the negligence or misconduct of that company.) The company we work with charges $295 for this service.

By Bus:
There is a local bus which leaves Dar es Salaam (Temeke Majaribio/Mbagala Kanisani area) at around 7am daily and drives to Mloka village, where we can collect you. The bus is not the most reliable source of transport and is quite uncomfortable - and as a result we don't recommend it unless you are an adventurous traveller!

By Train:
Sadly we cannot offer pick up from any of the train stations in the North of the Selous. The timetable of the train means that the train arrives in the evening. As we are not permitted to drive after dark in the Selous we are unable to bring you back to camp.

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