Day 1: On arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport, we transfer you to the Hotel in Arusha for overnight Arumeru River Lodge.
Day 2: After breakfast, with picnic lunch, drive to Lake Manyara via Maasai village. The variety of habitats the Park is able to support a large number of species. Over 380 species of birds, some migratory, have been recorded in the Park. Game drives in the park till evening. Dinner and overnight at the Maramboi Luxury tended camp or Tarangire Safari Lodge.
Day 3: After breakfast drive to the Great Serengeti National Park with lunch and game drives en route. Going to Serengeti you pass via Ngorongoro Crater and also visit Olduvai Gorge (historical site). You will pass through Ngorongoro Conservation Area to reach the Serengeti National Park.
Serengeti is the home of millions of small and big animals with all big five mammals, over 500 bird species, crocodiles in the Grumeti river other reptiles such as tortoises and snakes. Serengeti is the home to about 1.4 million wildebeest which do participate in famous migration together with zebras, Thompson and Grant gazelles, and the elands. These animals do migrate annually from the short grass plains of the southern Serengeti exploring the whole park and then cross the Mara River in the north and enter in Maasai Mara game reserve and then back to Serengeti.
On arrival in Serengeti get lunch and proceed with game viewing around Seronera or Eastwards, dinner and overnight in the Serengeti Exclusive Luxury Mobile Tents. (Special for winter wildebeest migration)
Day 4: Full day in Serengeti National Park, Breakfast, then half day game viewing in Lobo area where you will have your hot lunch and go on with game drives until evening, dinner and overnight in the Serengeti Exclusive Luxury Mobile Tents.
Day 5: Full day in Serengeti National Park, Breakfast, then half day game viewing in Lobo area where you will have your hot lunch before you drive back to Seronera the center of Serengeti. Continue with game drives to search for Carnivores (Lions, Leopards, Cheetah, Hyenas, wild dogs) in the Kopjes until evening, dinner and overnight in the Serengeti Exclusive Luxury Mobile Tents.
Day 6: After breakfast depart from Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater Rim. Drive with picnic lunch boxes and game viewing en route to Ngorongoro Crater. The Ngorongoro Conservation Area covers an area of about 8300 square kilometers and is dedicated for wildlife conservation and pastoralism done by the indigenous Maasai people. All the big five: Rhino Lion, Leopard, Buffalo and Elephant live in this wonderful caldera, others are Zebra, Hippo, Wildebeest, Hyena and more…Birds includes flamingos on the Soda lake, Geese, Storks, Vultures and more…Proceed with game drives in the Crater, lunch will be served in the picnic site in the Crater at Ngoitoktok swamp a Hippo pool. In Evening ascend to the Crater rim. Relax and have Dinner and overnight in the Ngorongoro Farm House/Lake Masek Luxury Tented Camp.
Day 7: Proceed with game drives up to lunch time, after lunch you can do some walking safaris or cultural tours (visit maasai bomas).Then drive to Tarangire National Park for Dinner and overnight at the Lake Burunge Luxury Tented Camp.
Day 8: After breakfast, start game drives in Tarangire National Park. Tarangire National Park covers approximately 2600 square kilometers and, in the dry season, is second only to Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area in concentrations of wildlife. Tarangire lies to the south of the large, open grass plains of southern Maasailand, and derives its name from the Tarangire River, which provides permanent water for wildlife in the area.The park is spectacular in the dry season when many of the migratory wildlife species come back to the permanent waters of Tarangire River. Huge herds of wildebeest, zebras, elephants, eland and oryx gather to stay in Tarangire until the onset of the rains when they migrate again to good grazing areas. After lunch drive back to Arusha. Dinner and Overnight at the African Tulip Hotel.
- Airport Transfers
- Accommodation on Half Board basis at the Hotel
- Transport from Arusha to the National Parks using 4 x 4 wheel private vehicle
- Game drives/game viewing tours using 4x 4 wheel vehicles with slide open roof for wildlife viewing and photographing
- Park entrance fees
- Professional english/french speaking guide
- Full board accommodation in Lodge/Campsite, All meals
- Visit to olduvai Gorge
- Cultural Tourism exploring Tanzanian local people villages and tribes like Maasai, Bushmen, chagga, barbaig, mbulu etc.
- Mineral Bottled water
- Transfer back to Arusha.
- Tip for guide/porters
- Concession fee (if applicable)
- Things of personal nature like insurance, VISA, alcohol
- All not mentioned in the itinerary above.
FYI: This is Comfortable Trip, customized tour for you to enjoy African Hospitality especially Tanzanian. You will be with Our Professional Driver Guide and have enough experience on wildlife and many places nearby including Maasai villages/bomas. The Driver Guide will explain you more about Tanzania wild animals, their habitat, people and general issues.
Extra activities at extra costs are:
- Hot Air balloon safaris in Serengeti ( 499 US $ per person).
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