Ruaha & Relaxation
For the ultimate bush-and-beach safari, combine game viewing in the wilds of Ruaha National Park with a few nights on tropical Zanzibar Island; a combination to make even the most hardened safari-goer weak at the knees!
Begin your trip at Jabali Ridge, Asilia’s newest property in Ruaha and a sophisticated base from which to discover the park on exclusive day and night game drives and walking safaris with world-renowned guides. Fly straight from Ruaha to Zanzibar Island and arrive in time for a sundowner on the roof terrace of your very own villa at Matemwe Retreat. With a private plunge pool and a dedicated butler on hand, there couldn’t be a better place to end your holiday of a lifetime.
- Unrivalled game viewing in the wild and untamed Ruaha National Park
- Snorkel the clear waters of the Indian Ocean or indulge in some R&R on Zanzibar Island
- Sophisticated and exclusive accommodation options: Jabali Ridge and Matemwe Retreat
- Adventure seekers
- Wildlife enthusiasts
- Families of all ages
Price per person from:
US$ 5 126
DAYS 1 – 3
Jabali Ridge, Ruaha National Park
Hidden amongst 150,000 sq. km of pristine wilderness area, Ruaha National Park is home to one of the largest populations of elephant on the continent, vast herds of buffalo and super prides of lion. Perched on a rocky outcrop in one of the best locations the park has to offer, Jabali Ridge is a sophisticated retreat with spectacular views of riverbeds studded with spiky palms and broad baobabs. It is an exclusive base from which to discover Ruaha whilst on day and night game drives and walking safaris.
DAYS 4 – 6
Matemwe Retreat, Zanzibar Island
Enjoy your own private tropical escape at Matemwe Retreat. The four elegant villas that make up the Retreat are set high in the palm trees with uninterrupted Indian Ocean views. With its secluded location and dedicated private butler, the Retreat is considered one of the most exclusive choices of accommodation on Zanzibar Island.
Your last day at Matemwe Retreat, Zanzibar Island
After breakfast, it’s time to pack your bags and say farewell to the friendly staff of Matemwe Retreat. Island Express will transfer you to Zanzibar Airport and will ensure you are all checked in for your onward travel.