Tanzania is an East African country known for its vast wilderness areas. They include the plains of Serengeti National Park, a safari mecca populated by the “big five” game (elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino), and Kilimanjaro National Park, home to Africa’s highest mountain. Offshore lie the tropical islands of Zanzibar, with Arabic influences, and Mafia, with a marine park home to whale sharks and coral reefs.
.Cost of accommodation on meal plans indicated
.Cost of all transfers and game-drives conducted in 4×4 Land Cruiser
.Cost of all park entrance fees
.Services of professional English speaking driver/guide
.Current applicable GST
.High season surcharge, applicable during Chinese New Year period.
.Travel Insurance cost
.Porter age, tips, laundry, wines, mineral water, telephone charges, optional tours and all items of personal nature and also food and drinks not forming part of the itinerary.
.Anything not specifically mentioned in the “Package tour price includes” box.
* Per person price on twin sharing basis. Above quote valid only if minimum 2 guests are travelling together. Prices are subject to availability.
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DAY 1: ARRIVE ARUSHA, TANZANIA
On arrival at Kilimanjaro airport, near Arusha, transfer to Lake Duluti Serena (approximately 45 minutes), a haven of calm and serenity away from the hustle and bustle of Arusha.
After breakfast drive to Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its tree-climbing lions (150 km - approximately 2 hours 30 minutes). Your lodge commands panoramic views across the floor of the Great Rift Valley. Here you have time to relax before an afternoon game drive. Overnight: Lake
Manyara Serena Safari Lodge. (Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
DAY 3: LAKE MANYARA – SERENGETI
Drive to the world-famous Serengeti National Park with game viewing en route (235 km - approximately 5 hours).
Breakfast followed by a full-day game drive with a picnic lunch. Or take an early morning balloon flight over the Serengeti followed by a 'bubbly' bush breakfast (optional extra) before a full-day game drive. Overnight: Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge. (Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
DAY 5: SERENGETI – NGORONGORO
Drive to the Ngorongoro Crater via Olduvai Gorge (200 km - approximately 4 hours). Lunch at your lodge which is perched on the jagged rim of the Crater. The afternoon is at leisure.
Drive down into the Crater for a full-day of game viewing with a picnic lunch. This extinct volcano plays host to wildebeest, zebras, buffaloes, gazelles, elephants, rhinos and big cats. Visit a local Masai village (time permitting).