Amazing African Safari with Appreciation to Nature

11 days safari

Day 1: Arrival Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)

Day 2: Arusha / Tarangire

Day 3: Tarangire

Day 4: Tarangire /Lake Manyara (Safari or Cultural tour)

Day 5: Tarangire /Serengeti

Day 6 – 8: South Serengeti [Ndutu]

Day 9: Serengeti/Ngorongoro

Day 10: Empakai crater Tour

Day 11: Ngorongoro/Arusha/Departure

Day 1: Arrival Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO)

You will be met upon your arrival in JRO; and transfer to Hotel in Arusha.

See Accommodation & Meals options below, B, B.

Standard; Arusha Gold Crest Hotel

Deluxe; Mount Meru Hotel

Luxury; Arusha Coffee Lodge

 

Day 2: Arusha / Tarangire

After breakfast, leave Arusha drive to Tarangire National Park with picnic lunch; the park is spectacular and it is well known for its large herds of Elephant population. Later in the late afternoon leave and drive to the camp for dinner and overnight.

Estimated driving distance: 3hrs drive

Activities: Game drives

See Accommodation & Meals options below B, L, D.

Standard; Lake Burunge Tented Lodge

Deluxe; Tarangire Safari Lodge

Luxury; Maramboi Tented Lodge

 

Day 3: Tarangire

After breakfast leave for more game drives in Tarangire, Spend the day exploring the park. Lunch at the lodge or as picnic in the park. Later, drive to the lodge for clients to relax and overnight.

Activities: Game drives

See Accommodation & Meals options below B, L, D.

Standard; Lake Burunge Tented Lodge

Deluxe; Tarangire Safari Lodge

Luxury; Maramboi Tented Lodge

 

Day 4: Tarangire /Lake Manyara (Safari or Cultural tour)

After breakfast, leave with picnic lunch and drive for Morning game drive safari in Lake Manyara national Park. The park is home to colorful birds, elephants, zebras, giraffe, hippos’ antelopes, and other animals. Or instead of game drive safari in Manyara, we drive to the nearby Mto wa Mbu area (7kms from Manyara park’s gate) to do an approximately two hours’ cultural tour which will include visiting banana/rice plantations as well as walking safari with traditional healers who will explain the medicinal values of the indigenous plants. We will drive back to Karatu town for dinner and overnight.

Estimated driving distance: 2.5hrs drive

Activities: Game drives

See Accommodation & Meals options below, B, L, D.

Standard; Farm of Dreams Lodge

Deluxe; Ngorongoro Farm House

Luxury; Acacia Farm Lodge

 

Day 5: Karatu /Serengeti

After breakfast leave with parked lunch and drive to an on-route game drive to south Serengeti. Afternoon game drives in search for the predators and the herbivores the feed on the Serengeti Savannah.

Estimated driving time: 4- 6 hrs.

Activity; Game drive

Accommodation & Meals; See the options below B, L, D

Standard; Mbugani Tented Camp

Deluxe; Kenzan Tented Camp

Luxury; Masek Under Canvas Tented Camp

 

Day 6 – 8: South Serengeti [Ndutu]

After breakfast, we leave for a full day game drive in Ndutu area (The wilder beast migration breeding site). This is a unique location to witness the Wildebeest Migration comprised of millions of wildebeest, zebra and other resident animals all year round in the area ungulates congregate on the Serengeti plains around the Southern Serengeti/Ndutu area, which takes place from December to March each year. Lunch at the lodge/camp or as a picnic lunch while on game drive

Activity; Game drive

See Accommodation & Meals options below, B, L, D.

Standard; Mbugani Tented Camp

Deluxe; Kenzan Tented Camp

Luxury; Masek Under Canvas Tented Camp

 

Day 9: Serengeti/Ngorongoro

After breakfast, we leave for a more game drive in the southern Serengeti in search for large predators and the gentle herbivores on which they feed in the rolling plains of Serengeti savannah which is also famous for lions and contains a wide variety of birdlife, with lunch at the lodge/camp or as a picnic lunch while on the game drives then later in the late afternoon leave and proceed to an on-route game drives to Ngorongoro with optional ($60/group) visit of Maasai village, and optional ($36/person) visit to Olduvai Gorge. Lunch at the lodge/camp or as a picnic lunch while on game drive

Estimated distance; 3 hrs. Drive

Activity; Game drive

Accommodation & Meals; See the options below B, L, D

Standard; Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge

Deluxe; Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

Luxury; Ngorongoro Serena lodge

 

Day 10: Empakai crater Tour

Today we will leave with picnic lunch for full day hike to Empakai crater. Spend the full day exploring the dramatic Empakai Crater, with a lake on the Crater floor and the entire caldera encircled by a steep, densely forested wall, Empakai is a scene of vast natural beauty. On clear days the Crater offers views of Ol Doinyo Lengai, Tanzania’s most recently active volcano. The steep slope calls for a degree of fitness, but the walk through the lush forest, with its ancient strangler figs and rich birdlife, is well worth the effort. The trail continues to the lakeshore, where you can view water birds such as flamingo. A caved in volcanic caldera, Empakai Crater stands at 300 metres in height and more than six kilometers in width. Rippling at its heart is Empakai Lake, an 85 metres deep alkaline pool that envelops three quarters of the crater’s floor. Standing at Empakai Crater’s imposing rim, you can see landmarks, such as the distant fleecy snows of Kilimanjaro far on the eastern side of the Valley, the Great Rift Valley, and Ol Doinyo Lengai volcano along your hiking sojourn, while taking in the glorious sights, you are sure to spot a profusion of animals including blue monkeys, buffalo, bush bucks, water bucks, and an extensive array of kaleidoscopic bird life. Later in the day leave and ascend to the crater rim where you will be picked and drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Estimated distance; 3 hrs. Drive

Activity; Game drive

Accommodation & Meals; See the options below B, L, D

Standard; Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge

Deluxe; Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge

Luxury; Ngorongoro Serena lodge

 

Day 11: Ngorongoro/Arusha/Departure

After breakfast, leave with picnic lunch and descend into the Ngorongoro Crater exploring the short grass plains of the largest intact caldera in the world. The crater enjoys its enduring charm stems from the overwhelming physical beauty and the abundance of wildlife permanently resident on the crater floor. This extinct volcano embraces 100sq miles alive with lions, leopard, rhino, elephant, buffalo, and many games, then later in the late afternoon leaves the crater and drive back to Arusha then proceed to the airport for your departure flight.

Activity; Game drive

Accommodation & Meals: B, L.

Prices are quoted in $ per person in a double room occupancy

Accommodation Level

2019

Single Room Supplement

Standard Accommodation

3,953

750

Deluxe Accommodation

4,753

750

Luxury Accommodation

5,750

750

– For a solo traveler request a quote.

– For a group of three or more booking together, please contact us for special/discounted rate.

– Group Safaris are based on maximum of 6 people in the vehicle, each with guarantee window seat.

 

Extra activities;

Balloon ride $ 540/person

Olduvai Gorge visit $ 36/person

Maasai village visit $ 60/vehicle

 

Price includes:

  • Private safari.
  • Arrival and departure Kilimanjaro airport transfers
  • Accommodation as indicated (2 people sharing a double room or a tent with 1 or 2 separate beds)
  • Activities as indicated unless listed as option
  • Meals as indicated (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • All park fees and government taxes
  • Services of Professional English-speaking driver-guide
  • Game drives in Land Cruiser with pop-up or flip-flop roof tops and guarantee of a window seat
  • Bottled water while on safari
  • Unlimited mileage on the safari

 

Price excludes:

  • International airfare
  • Items of a personal nature such as passport, visa and travelers insurance
  • Tips to driver-guide
  • Extra activities
  • Any imposed tax/fee which is out of our jurisdiction.