- 9 Days 8 Nights Safari: Lodge Safari or Lodges Mixed with Select Tent Safari “Out of Africa Style” or Budget Camping Safari
- Travel Period: January to December (Keeping out the months of April, May & November due to heavy Rains).
Day 1: Arrive at Kilimanjaro international Airport. Meet and greet at airport then transfer clients to Arusha. Dinner and overnight: Mt. Meru Game Lodge and Sanctuary.
Day 2: Arusha – Arusha National Park
The Mt. Meru (4556 m) is really impressive mountain massif is the result of a gigantic volcano which originated from viscous liquid magma, at the same time, as the Kilimanjaro grew to the biggest single mountain of the earth. An extremely precipitous volcano cone whose eastern flank was quarried out by an immense explosion and thereby to the mountain originated from the viscosity of the magma. In the morning safari after Safari briefing; depart to Arusha Nationwide parks. Clients will undertake a walking safari in the marvelous national park. The park disposes of an excellent Wildlife population; its primeval forest; Momella Lakes and Ngurudoto Crater are amusing.
Clients will also get to know the famous Momella Lodge, where Hollywood film Hatari was shot in the 1960’s with Hollywood actor John Wayne and Hardy Cougar. At noon Picnic lunch. In addition, with an armed ranger, so that Clients can walk any length in the park which is rich in its wildlife. Clients have good chances of the very rare Black and white Colobus monkeys and the rare Red Dicker. Returning to Mt. Meru Game Lodge and Sanctuary for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Arusha – Meserani Snake Park – Tarangire National Park
Clients will depart from Mt. Meru Game Lodge and Sanctuary to Arusha then visit Meserani Snake Park and Maasai Museum. Here at this park clients will get to see some of the snakes that are to be found in East Africa, one of them being the king of Snakes “The Black Mamba” and clients will get to learn more about the Maasai culture, From Meserani Snake Park clients will then depart to Tarangire National Park. Tarangire National Park which is a great national park to see great herds of Elephants and the tree that grows up side down, The Baobab Tree. Dinner and overnight: Tarangire Sopa Lodge / Tarangire Safari Lodge.
Day 4: Tarangire national park – Lake Manyara National Park
Clients will depart from Tarangire National Park Via Mto Wa Mbu where clients will have a fruit testing excursion clients will test fruits of the season at the local market. Clients will test fruits like Red bananas papayas, mangos and the most exotic fruits that are grown in this fertile village of Mto Wa Mbu Clients will then enter Lake Manyara National Park the park borders immediately on the 800 m high walls of the Great Rift Valley Wall. The lake is normally populated by thousands of flamingos and pelicans. You will find dozens Hippos Elephant, Baboons, a rich bird's world and (With luck being on clients side clients may see the tree climbing lions on this safari). Later in the afternoon come out of the park climb the Great Rift Valley and proceed to the lodge. Dinner and overnight: Lake Manyara Hotel, Lake Manyara Serena Lodge or Kirurumu Luxury Tented Lodge.
Day 5: Lake Manyara National Park – Oldupai Gorge – Serengeti National Park
Passing Ngorongoro crater rim clients descend through a really impressive landscape down to Oldupai Gorge. Here clients will find the most complete and eldest proofs of human development. Stop for the information about the cradle of mankind! Continue to the heart of Serengeti. Once in Serengeti National Park clients will then proceed to Camp where clients will meet the crew who would have set up the camp in a very special place in the Serengeti National Park. Dinner and overnight: Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge / Serena Mbuzi Mawe Luxury Tented Lodge or Private Select Camp set up in Special Campsite out of Africa Style.
Days 6 & 7: Serengeti National Park
Clients will have plenty of time to explore the Serengeti, one of the most beautiful National Parks in the world with an incredible Wildlife. Client’s journey is adapted to their travel period: in this season normally approx. 2.5 million animals are on their “Great Migration” into southern Serengeti! According to the rainfalls in these months the herds move southwards. Clients will have the chance to participate in this worldwide unique spectacle! As our safaris have no limit of mileage and time, you will get to know the Serengeti in total - you will therefore also visit Ngong Hill and Moru Kopjes - known as “Islands in the Sea of Grass”. Clients take their time to have a look, rest and enjoy! Dinner and Overnight: Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge / Serena Mbuzi Mawe Luxury Tented Lodge or Private Select Camp set up in Special Campsite out of Africa Style
Day 8: Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater
Early start Giant dust clouds show you the way through the endless plains of the Serengeti. From midday on you will experience the great variety and density of animals in the second largest Caldera on earth. The most beautiful game-drives you may experience in the late afternoon. Most of the people have left the crater-floor, the light gets soft and the activity of the wild animal’s increases. Please have a sufficient quantity of film-rolls! Clients will take more pictures of this fantastic African landscape, flora and fauna than you have ever expected. Clients will have a cold night at the Crater rim. Dinner and overnight: Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge / Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge / Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge /Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge.
Day 9: Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha – Kilimanjaro International Airport. On this day of safari, clients will depart from Ngorongoro Crater to Arusha. On the way clients will have shopping opportunities. Clients will then be transferred to KIA Lodge where clients will have a day room. After light dinner at the lodge clients will be transferred to Kilimanjaro International Airport, clients will then fly back home
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