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Safari Itinerary

10 Days safari and culture tours

 

 

Day 1 – After breakfast at your hotel in Arusha, drive to Arusha National Park for game viewing with picnic lunches, later in the evening dinner and overnight at Lake FANAKA PUBLIC CAMPSITE

Day 2 – After breakfast, depart for Lake Manyara with picnic lunches, Full day game viewing Lake Manyara Park, dinner and overnight at Lake FANAKA PUBLIC CAMPSITE

Day 3 – After breakfast drive to the Serengeti with game viewing en route and via Olduvai Gorge where we have our picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight at NYANI PUBLIC CAMPSITE

Day 4 – Full day game viewing in the Seronera. Dinner and overnight at the NYANI PUBLIC CAMPSITE

Day 5 – Full day game viewing in the Seronera. Dinner and overnight at the NYANI PUBLIC CAMPSITE

Day 6 – Full day game viewing in the Seronera. Dinner and overnight NYANI PUBLIC CAMPSITE

Day 7 – With game viewing en route, drive to Olduvai Gorge where we have a picnic lunch before continuing to Ngorongoro SIMBA CAMPSITE for dinner and overnight.

Day 8 – After breakfast, crater tour/game viewing in the Crater with a picnic lunch stop. Dinner and overnight at FANAKA PUBLIC CAMPSITE

Day 9 – Drive to Tarangire Lodge for lunch. Afternoon game viewing. Dinner and overnight Lake Manyara Alsamo Campsite or Tarangire Kigongoni Campsite.

Day 10 – A full day game viewing in Tarangire National Park picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight then drive back to Moshi

Included
• Government imposed increase of park fees and/or taxes
• Park fees (for non-residents)
• All activities
• All Meals
• Drinking water (on all days)
• All accommodation as per itinerary
• Accommodation on the day before the tour departs and accommodation after your tour at a hotel in Arusha
• A day room at the end of the tour
• Roundtrip airport transfer( pick up and drop off in the airport
• Camping equipment
• Sleeping bag
• A professional driver/guide
• All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
• All Taxes/VAT
• Sleeping bags.
• Masai Village

Not included in Tour:
• Items of a Personal Nature
• Tips and Gratitudes to Safari Staff
• International air fares.
• Any required Visas.
• Travel Insurance
What to bring:
• Clothes.
• A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
• Comfortable shoes

8 Days northern Tanzania tour

 

This will be a very fantastic tour to you, we will drive you to the most popular and best destination for the tours and game drive in the world, you will be able to see and take photos while your on the way to these national parks; Arusha National park, lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro and Tarangire.
We will drive you to northern Serengeti for wildebeest migration

Day 1: Arusha National Park
The day begins with pre breakfast with picnic lunch around the Lodge grounds, sighting fire finches, variable sun-birds,Bulbuls and Olive Thrush. Breakfast and head for Arusha national Park with our packed Lunches, visit the various crater lakes catching up with the Macoa ducks, Egyptian Geese, Hotentot teal, Comb duck and many unusual waders, varieties of animal including blue monkey and black and white colobus. If you are lucky, you might also spot a shy red duiker. More common is the even smaller Kirk’s dik-dik. Giraffes are very common in the area around the Momella lakes. late in the evening drive you to Mto wa Mbu.
Dinner and overnight at the PANORAMA CAMPSITE

 

Day 2: Tarangire National Park, 130 kilometers drive – two hours
After breakfast at the camp you leave early to the Tarangire National park. This is the third largest park in Tanzania and it is characterized by the amazingly large herds of elephants that can be encountered in this park. The Baobab trees are one of the other highlights of Tarangire. The Tarangire River that flows all year round is the life blood of the park. Many animals; predators and the preys alike gather around the river where you can do excellent game viewing after game evening late afternoon you will back to your lodge for preparing to have walking tour with ranger for 2hours .
Overnight is at: TARANGIRE RIVER CAMP

 

Day 3: Tarangire – Serengeti National Park
The breakfast will be at 0600am. Pick up from the Camp at 0700am and drive to the Great Serengeti National Park with your Picnic Lunch Packed and game drives en route via Ngorongoro Crater rim. The Serengeti National Park is a home to lion, leopard, Elephant, Cheetah, Buffalo, Zebra, Wildebeest, Eland, Wild dog, Gazelles, Crocodiles and more. Serengeti is one of the most comprehensive and appealing nature. Every day, hundreds of nature-lovers and tourists from all over the world visit the Serengeti.
Overnight at SERONERA CAMPSITE

 

Day 4: Central Serengeti to North game
After breakfast, continue with both morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park. The Serengeti National Park is famous for its wonder ‘Great Migration’ where over one million wildebeest and two hundred thousand plus zebras each year travel to follow the rains. In October and November they travel from the mountains of the north, southwards to the plains seeking lush pastures. After the great rainy season in April, May, and June the herds then make their return ward journey. Even without this mass migration, the Serengeti is still an exciting and spectacular place that still cannot fail to enthrall.
Dinner and overnight at SERONERA CAMPSITE

 

Day 5: Northern Serengeti game drive
After breakfast we will drive you full game drive following the animal Migration at the Northern Serengeti where the migration will be. There you can see wildebeest, zebra, a topi hartebeest, eland, antelope, hyena and varieties of birds singing on the trees. You will also enjoy viewing the beauty of landscape & nature. Usually At the month of August and November, the migration reaches its northern range: the the herds cross crocodile-infested Mara River twice, as they complete their migration. Also we will be able to enjoy sunset at Serengeti between 18:20pm -18:40pm after game drive.
Later in the evening drive back to SERONERA CAMPSITE

 

Day 6: Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast we will continue with game viewing in Serengeti for three hours after that we will proceed with game on route arrive at nabi gate for lunch and after that proceed to ngorongoro conservation area for dinner and overnight at SIMBA CAMPSITE

 

Day 7: Ngorongoro Crater to Lake Manyara
This day we will start early morning at 07:00 for the game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater. 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. Your Driver/Guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will amaze you with his skill at locating the hidden animals. After the great exploration in Ngorongoro Crater we will drive to Panorama campsite for dinner and overnight.

 

Day 8: Lake Manyara to Arusha
After breakfast the journey continues to the village of Mto wa Mbu near Lake Manyara. Over the years the village has attracted people from various ethnic groups and the wide variety of backgrounds and ethnicities has created a multicultural atmosphere in Mto wa Mbu. After a short briefing your guide will take you on a walk through the village and its surroundings. From banana plantations to rice fields, from the local medicine man to the local brewery, from the paint and woodcraft workshop to the local school. The village walk gives you an insight into the daily village life. Lunch is prepared by a communal women’s group and served at a local compound. It consists of a wide variety of African dishes, giving you the opportunity to taste the traditional food. After this wonderful experience you will visit the Lake Manyara National Park. The protected area encloses a large part of the alkaline lake of the same name. This amazing lake is the seasonal home of a giant flamingo colony and many more waterfowls. On the lakeshore, you can also observe elephants, hippopotami, buffalos, guenons, banded mongooses and numerous types of gazelles and antelopes. Furthermore the park is well known for its “tree climbing lions”. Visitors can regularly observe lions taking a nap in the tree canopies or escaping from the heat on the ground. After watching the animals and exploring the national park, you leave the park in the afternoon and travel to the Kirurumu Manyara Lodge. Soon, the higher lands are reached and a wonderful view of the Maasai Plains and the Lake Manyara opens up before you. Photo stops will be taken and you will be able to enjoy the spectacular views.

Included
• Park fees (for non-residents)
• All activities (unless labeled as optional)
• Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)
• Drinks (as specified in the day-by-day section)
• All accommodation (unless listed as upgrade)
• Accommodation on the day before the tour departs
• A day room at the end of the tour
• A professional driver/guide
• All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
• All Taxes/VAT
• Roundtrip airport transfer(airport pick up and drop off)
• Government imposed increase of parking fees and/or taxes
• Airport pick up and drop off
• 1 nights accommodation before and after safaris

Excluded
• International flights (from/to home)
• Tips (tipping guideline US$20.00 per day)
• Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.

6 Days Serengeti budget tour

 

 

 

Day 1 :  After breakfast from Moshi, proceed to Lake Manyara National Park for a full day game drive with picnic lunches, Later proceed to FANAKA PUBLIC CAMPSITE for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 2 :  After breakfast, proceed to Serengeti National Park for a game drive with picnic lunches, Dinner and overnight at NYANI PUBLIC CAMPSITE.

Day 3 :  Early morning game drive Serengeti National Park, back for breakfast and relax. Later again proceed for a full day game drive with picnic lunches, Dinner and overnight at NYANI PUBLIC CAMPSITE.

Day 4 :
Early morning game drive Serengeti National Park, back for breakfast and then proceed to Ngorongoro Crater, en route game drive with picnic lunches, Later proceed to NGORONGORO SIMBA CAMPSITE for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 5 :  After early breakfast, proceed for a Full Day Crater tour with picnic lunches at Ngorongoro Crater, later proceed for Dinner and overnight at FANAKA PUBLIC MANYARA.

Day 6 :  After early breakfast, proceed for a full day game drive at Tarangire National Park with picnic lunches, Later proceed back to Arusha in the evening.

Included in tour:
• 5 nights budget camping accommodation.
• Meals: Full Board – Breakfast, Hot Lunch or Picnic Lunch and Dinner while on Safari.
• All Transfers and Transport, Park Fees, Hotel Accommodation.
• Game viewing activities as stated in the above tour/safari description.
• Services of a Safari Driver/ Guide.
• Safari tent, Safari cook and camping supplies.

Not included in tour:
• International air fares.
• Any required Visas.
• Travel Insurance.
• Items of a Personal Nature.
• Tips and Gratitudes to Safari Staff.

What to bring:
• Clothes.
• A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
• Comfortable shoes.
• Insurance: Clients should take out medical and travel insurance.
• Sleeping bags, if you dont have, we can provide you with BLANKET

5 Days budget camping safari

 

 

 


Day 1 :  Lake Manyara National Park
Distance: 30km /50km
Non – game viewing time : 3 – 4 hrs

After breakfast the tour departs. First stop is Arusha Town for any last minute purchases before we head off on safari. Afterwards we head to Lake Manyara. Lake Manyara National Park offers breathtaking views and a large variety of habitats. Acacia woodlands, water forests, baobab strewn cliffs, algae-streaked hot springs, swamps and the lake itself. And thanks to this the small Park is able to support a large number of animal species and incredible bird life. Manyara has the largest concentration of baboons anywhere in the world and the lions here are also renowned for their tree climbing. Dinner and overnight at Fanaka Public Campsite
MEALS: Lunch, dinner, bed and breakfast
• ACCOMMODATION:Fanaka Public Campsite

Day 2 -3 :  Serengeti National park
Distance: 145km
Non – game viewing time : 3 – 4 hrs

After breakfast, depart for Serengeti National Park, via the beautiful high lying farmland of Karatu and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Leaving the highlands behind, we descend into the heart of wild Africa – the Serengeti National Park – with its endless plains, rolling into the distance as far as the eye can see. Then heard to the central park area, known as the Seronera area, one of the richest wildlife habitats in the park, featuring the Seronera River, which provides a valuable water source to this area and therefore attracts wildlife well representative of most of the Serengeti’s species. Arrive in time for lunch and enjoy an afternoon game drive in the Serengeti national park. Dinner and overnight at Nyani Public campsite.
MEALS: Lunch, dinner, bed and breakfast
• ACCOMMODATION: Nyani Public Campsite

Day 3 :  Serengeti National Park
After breakfast at the campsite go for a full day game drive. depending on the season follow the wildebeests migration . Dinner and overnight at Nyani Public campsite.
MEALS: Lunch, dinner, bed and breakfast
• ACCOMMODATION: Nyani Public Campsite

Day 4 :  Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater
Distance: 145km
Non – game viewing time : 2 – 4 hrs

Early morning game drive and after depart to Ngorongoro Conservation area. We will stopover at Olduvai Gorge, boasting with a history dating back to the dawn of time. It was here, that the anthropologists Dr. Lois and Mary Leakey discovered the skulls of ‘Nutcracker Man’ and ‘Handy Man’, both very significant links in the chain of human evolution Late afternoon transfer to Ngorongoro Simba Campsite where you will have dinner and overnight
MEALS: Lunch, dinner, bed and breakfast
• ACCOMMODATION: Ngorongoro Simba Campsite

Day 5 :  Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha – Airport
Distance: 210km
Non – game viewing time : 3 – 4 hrs

After an early breakfast, You will descend over 600 meters into the crater to view wildlife. Supported by a year round water supply and fodder, the Ngorongoro conservation Area supports avast variety of animals, which include herds of wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, eland, warthog, hippo, and giant African elephants. Another big draw card to this picturesque national park, is it’s dense population of predators, which include lions, hyenas, jackals, cheetahs and the ever-elusive leopard, which sometimes requires a trained eye to spot. We will visit Lake Magadi, a large but shallow alkaline lake in the southwestern corner, which is one of the main features of the crater. A large number of flamingos, hippos and other water birds can usually been seen here. Late afternoon transfer to Arusha For dinner and Overnight or airport drop off. ( Accommodation can be included upon request at extra cost )

PRICE INCLUDES:
•    4×4 vehicle transport plus driver
•    All Camping equipments
•    Meals every day on F/Bs as programmed
•    All transfers and activities as stipulated.
•    Enough water per person on a daily basis /x3days
•    Camping fees
•    Transfers to & from JRO(KIA)  or ARK (ARUSHA) Airport
•    Government TAX and VAT
•    1 night in Arusha after safari

PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
•    Any items of personal nature i.e. beverages, laundry, telephone, souvenirs etc
•    Local/International flights
•    Travel/medical insurance
•    Tips & gratuities for driver/cook

4 Days Serengeti camping

 

 

Day 1: Moshi-Tarangire National Park   

Non game-viewing travel time: 3-4½ hours
Distance: 200 km
After breakfast in Moshi, drive to Tarangire National Park for a full day game drive in the Park. See buffalo, giraffe, zebra and many more species, all set against the stunning backdrop of the Great Rift Wall. Twiga Public Campsite -Full board

Day 2: Serengeti National Park   

Non game-viewing travel time: 4 hours
Distance: 205 km
After breakfast, set out for the endless open plains driving about 4 to the stunning skies of the Serengeti. A scenic four-hour drive, full day game drive together with late evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at Nyani Public campsite

Day 3  : Serengeti National Park
Another full day safari with late evening game drive tracking the wildebeest migration. Dinner and overnight at Nyani Public Camsite ~ Full board

Day 4 :  Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro crater – Fly home
Non game-viewing travel time: 4 hours
Distance: 145 km
After breakfast, drive to Ngorongoro where you will descend to the Crater and see the great number of animals living in the crater, including rhinos. After our safari we will transfer you to Airport to connect your flight home

• 4×4 vehicle transport plus driver
• All Camping equipments
• Meals every day on F/Bs as programmed
• All transfers and activities as stipulated.
• Enough water per person on a daily basis /x3days
• Camping fees
• Transfers to & from JRO(KIA) or ARK (ARUSHA) Airport
• Government TAX and VAT
• 1 night in Arusha after safari

PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
• Any items of personal nature i.e. beverages, laundry, telephone, souvenirs etc
• Local/International flights
• Travel/medical insurance
• Tips & gratuities for driver/cook
• Guided walk on Ngorongoro CA (optional $25)

3 Days Ngorongoro camping

Day 1 – Moshi – Lake Manyara

Non game-viewing travel time: 2 ½ hours
Distance: 130 km

Meet our professional tours guide/driver in Moshi town, who will deliver a short safari info briefing, after which, we travel to the Lake Manyara National Park. We arrive in time for lunch at the lodge. After lunch we head into the Lake Manyara National Park. This impressive park is one of Tanzania’s most dramatically located wildlife areas, consisting of a massive but shallow soda lake (covering two-thirds of the park) at the foot of the Great Rift Valley’s western escarpment. The park’s varied habitat attracts a wide variety of animals, including one of Africa’s largest concentrations of elephants, Manyara’s famous tree-climbing lions, as well as large flocks of flamingos attracted by the algae in the lake.

Dinner and overnight at Fanaka Public Campsite

 

Day 2 – Lake Manyara National Park – Ngorongoro Crater

Non game-viewing travel time: 2 hours & 3 ½ hours
Distance: 60km & 155 km

After breakfast we descend 600m into this magnificent crater for a morning, half-day game drive. The Ngorongoro Crater is one of the most densely crowded African wildlife areas in the world and is home to an estimated 30,000 animals including some of Tanzania’s last remaining black rhino. Supported by a year round water supply and fodder, the Ngorongoro Crater supports a vast variety of animals, which include herds of wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, eland, warthog, hippo, and giant African elephants. Another big draw card to this picturesque national park is it’s dense population of predators, which include lions, hyenas, jackals, cheetahs and the ever-elusive leopard, which sometimes requires a trained eye to spot. We will enjoy a picnic lunch in the crater, after which we travel to the Tarangire National Park. Dinner and overnight at Fanaka Public Camsite

 

Day 3 – Tarangire National Park – Moshi

Non game-viewing travel time: 2 hours
Distance: 120 km

After breakfast do we head into the Tarangire National Park for a morning game drive. The park runs along the line of the Tarangire River and is mainly made up of low-lying hills on the Great Rift Valley floor. Its natural vegetation mainly consists of Acacia woodland and giant African Baobab trees, with huge swamp areas in the south. Both the river and the swamps act like a magnet for wild animals, during Tanzania’s dry season. The Tarangire National Park is reputed to contain some of the largest elephant herds in Africa. This African national park is also home to three rare species of animals – the Greater Kudu, the Fringed-eared Oryx, as well as a few Ashy Starlings. We return to the lodge for lunch after which we will depart for Arusha town and we will end our African safari adventure. The group should tip the tour guide around $20 a day for all our safaris. You will be taken to your hotel, which ends our safari packages services

 

PRICE INCLUDES:
•    4×4 vehicle transport plus driver
•    All Camping equipments
•    Meals every day on F/Bs as programmed
•    All transfers and activities as stipulated.
•    Enough water per person on a daily basis /x3days
•    Camping fees
•    Transfers to & from JRO(KIA)  or ARK (ARUSHA) Airport
•    Government TAX and VAT
•    1 night in Arusha after safari

PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
•    Any items of personal nature i.e. beverages, laundry, telephone, souvenirs etc
•    Local/International flights
•    Travel/medical insurance
•    Tips & gratuities for driver/cook
•    Guided walk on Ngorongoro CA (optional $25)