Great North Safari and Zanzibaroffered by supplier M20989 (read about supplier)
Tour Duration: 11 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 10 people
Specialty Categories: Wildlife Viewing National Parks
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 2000 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 4000 US Dollar (USD)
We use good quality 4x4 land rovers and land cruisers with viewing roof hatches, equipment is carried by a additional car (if number of participating clients requires). Our Safari driver/guides have good knowledge of conservation issues, fauna and flora.
Camping trips are accompanied by a Safari cook who prepares 3 delicious meals daily. Camp assistants may be available on certain safaris according to the number of participating clients.
Day 1: Arrival. Our representative will pick you from arrival point and then take you to the Rivertrees Country Inn or Mountain Village Lodge. Dinner included
Day 2: Lake Manyara. After breakfast we depart for to Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and others. Overnight at E Unoto Retreat at Lake Manyara. All meals included
Day 3: Serengeti. After breakfast you start on your way to Serengeti National Park. A picnic lunch will be provided. On the way you will stop at the Olduvai Gorge where anthropologists Louis and Mary Leakey made many significant discoveries, contributing to the theory that human life originated in Africa. After stopping for your picnic lunch on a kopje (rock outcropping) in Serengeti you will continue further into the park and go on a game drive. Overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge or Mapito Camp Serengeti at Serengeti. All meals included.
Day 4: Serengeti. You will have breakfast at the Lodge before we embark on an early morning game drive in the park. The Migration, consisting of around 2 million animals, is on the move all year round. Depending on the season you may see this impressive phenomena. Naturally it also attracts a mass of predators and you may be able to see a band of lionesses gather for a hunt. You will return to your lodge for a sumptuous lunch to gather strength for the afternoon game drive. Overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge or Mapito Camp Serengeti at Serengeti. All meals included.
Day 5: Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater. Early morning game drive to see also nocturnal predators returning from hunting and animals waking up in early morning light In the morning. After breakfast continue game driving on your way to Naabi Hill Gate and towards Ngorongoro Conservation Area. After lunch and some rest at your lodge you go in the afternoon for a Walking safari at the Northern Crater Rim of Ngorongoro Crater inhabited by buffaloes, elephants, baboons, monkeys and different species of birds. Escorted by an armed ranger you follow animal paths through dense bush. Overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge. All meals included.
Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater. After breakfast you will descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater often described as one of the wonders of the world.It is the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera and a a natural sanctuary for some of Africa’s densest animal populations. It is one of the few places where the rare black rhino can be observed in their natural setting.
As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. With a bit of luck the ‘Big Five’ can be spotted during one game drive only. Overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge at Ngorongoro or at a lodge at Karatu nearby. All meals included.
Day 7: Arusha. After breakfast we will visit a Masai Village at Ngorongoro , then proceed to Arusha for your flight to Zanzibar. Overnight at Matemwe Bungalows, or Matemwe Beach Village (price difference!). All meals included.
Days 8 - 10: Beach Resort Zanzibar. Relax and enjoy Zanzibar’s Beaches around your resort. Overnight at Matemwe Bungalows, or The Zanzibari (price difference!)
Day 11: Departure. Departure transfer to Zanzibar Airport for departure.
Supplemental Tour Information:
Note: We only organise private Safaris, only you and your travel partner(s) will be on the transfers, tours and the Safari vehicle! And we can organise that tour for you for any date!
Airfare is not included in the tour price.
- Domestic return flights Zanzibar/Dar - Selous/Ruaha
- Transport and wildlife drives in modified 4WD Land Cruiser or Land Rover with photographic roof hatch, sharing Safaris
- Boat Safari in the Selous
- Services of a professional safari guide
- All wildlife reserve entry fees, conservation fee
- All accommodations as per itinerary.
- International airfare and flights
- All items of a personal nature
- Gratuities for safari guide and camp staff
- Airport departure tax
- Travel insurance
- Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and beverages in lodges.
Note: Contact this supplier for prices. Approximate values set.
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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...