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Northern Tanzania (9 Days, 8 Nights)

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 9 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 15 people
Destination(s): Tanzania  
Specialty Categories: Wildlife Viewing   National Parks  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 450 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 900 US Dollar (USD)

Tarangire National Park, which is the "Baobab Capital of the World", is 120km and 2 hours drive from Arusha (75 miles). Tarangire is renowned for its wild landscapes and diverse habitats.The Tarangire River, from which the park derives its name, is the only permanent water source within 2600 square kilometers (1625 sq.miles) of protected wildlife area.
In addition to numerous animals, the park has over 300 species of birds and has the highest recorded number of breeding bird species of any habitat in the world. Tarangire is most famous for its elephants. There are 3,000 resident elephants in the park and another 3,000 individuals migrate into the park during the dry season of July-October.
Elephants can begin to migrate into Tarangire as early as May and June as they follow the long rains and love the tall swamp grass found in Tarangire National Park. Elephant watching is excellent in Tarangire all year round. Bird watching is amazing all year round as well and Tarangire boasts the largest number of breeding species in one park in all of Africa.

Day 1: Arusha - Tarangire N.P. You will be picked from Kilimanjaro international airport and being transferred to Tarangire National Park for a morning game viewing en-route to your lodge for lunch and thereafter, an afternoon game drive returning to your lodge for dinner and overnight: Tarangire Safari Lodge FB.

Day 2: Tarangire - Ngorongoro Crater. After breakfast we spend the morning in the Park game viewing, returning to the lodge for lunch. Proceed to Ngorongoro for dinner and overnight. Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge. FB

Day 3: Ngorongoro Crater. We depart for Ngorongoro crater after breakfast with packed lunches for a full day’s crater tour. Dinner and overnight at a lodge on the crater rim: Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge FB.

Days 4-5 : Ngorongoro - Serengeti. Leaving the leave Ngorongoro crater heading for the endless plains of Serengeti. En-route to the Serengeti, we will visit the historic site of Olduvai Gorge (The Cradle of Mankind) where the world famous archeologist, Dr Leakey, discovered the remains of the early man. After visiting the site and the small museum there, we proceed on to central Serengeti for lunch at the lodge. Enjoy an afternoon game drive thereafter, returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight. Overnight: Serengeti Serena safari Lodge. FB.

Days 6 & 7: Serengeti N.P Full Day. Enjoy a full day tour of the Serengeti plains experiencing the wonderful natural life of the Serengeti and spot lots of amazing animals, ranging from tiny insects that looked exactly like leaves to a huge elephants and giraffes. Lunch at Mbuzi Mawe, after lunch we will have a full afternoon game drive in the vast plains searching for the big game before returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay. Overnight: Mbuzi Mawe Tented Camp. FB.

Day 8: Serengeti N.P. – Lake Manyara N.P. Morning depart to the Lake Manyara National Park which looks greenish seasonal. The park's varied habitat attracts a wide variety of animals, including one of Africa's largest concentrations of elephants, large troops of Baboon, Great numbers of monkeys as well as famous tree-climbing lions. The soda lake contains varieties of algae which attracts the large flocks of flamingos. Set off in the afternoon visiting the famous agricultural and fresh produce market town of Mto wa Mbu. Overnight: Lake Manyara Serena Lodge. FB.

Day 9: Lake Manyara - Arusha. Leave after an early breakfast and enter the Lake Manyara National Park for a full morning game drive with picnic lunch. Return to Arusha thereafter arriving in the late afternoon and transfer to airport for a flights back home.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- Transfer to the Airport
- Park entrance fees
- Transportation in a private 4 x 4 vehicle, well prepared, especially for the observation of animal life.
- Visit the Olduvai Gorge (Oldupai)
- Bottled Mineral Water during the Safari, African coffee, tea – as well as most of non alcoholic drinks such as coca cola, fanta, sprites, etc.
- English-speaking Driver Guide
- Crater Service fee
- Visit to the Maasai tribes- in Ngorongoro conservation area.
Price Excludes:
- International flights or departure taxes
- Personal insurance
- Visa fees
- Vaccination costs
- All items of a personal nature and all alcoholic drinks
- Gratuity/tips
- Meals unless specified above.
Approximate prices set. Contact supplier for prices.

About This Supplier
Location: Tanzania
Joined InfoHub: Jun 2011

Founded by Mark Ole Nasira, M20989 is a small exclusive company founded in the principal of providing a true experience of the life, culture and natural beauty of Tanzania. We will design and tailor a safari around you - your desire, interest and needs to create a memorable safari. Your fantastic safari will explore...

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