Day 1: Arrival in Arusha
Distance: 50 km
On arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport meets our representative who will transfer you to the luxury hotel. Later you will meet our safari manager for a detailed briefing before leaving you to enjoy the lodge facilities like beautiful botanical gardens, swimming pool etc.
Overnight at Luxury Hotel in Arusha. Dinner & breakfast included.
Day 2: Arusha – Tarangire National Park
Distance: 120 km
Non game viewing time: 2 to 3 hrs.
After breakfast at the lodge in Arusha, drive to Tarangire National Park for game drive. The driving is via Arusha town just in case of any last minute purchase. Tarangire is the third largest National Park in Tanzania with larger elephant population of about 6000. Tarangire River & huge baobab trees which dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them are among the beautiful features in this Park. During the dry season most animals are concentrating along Tarangire River as it is among the two permanent water sources in the entire Park.
The Park has a great diversity of wildlife including lion, leopard, buffaloes, zebras, impala and many more. Three rare species of Lasser Kudu, Oryx and the Ash stalling can be seen here. Variety of bird species of over 400 has been recorded in this park, among others are Ash Starling, superb Starling, Herons, Ostrich, Cori Bastard and other aquatic birds.
Overnight at Ngorongoro Luxury lodge . All meals included.
Day 3: Tarangire – Serengeti National Park
After breakfast depart for the famous Serengeti National Park, via farmlands of Karatu to Ngorongoro highlands. Reach the gate & check in then drive up and along the crater rim you may stop at the crater view point for some picture. From there you will drive around and down to “The Wild Africa” Serengeti National park, Check in at Naabi Gate, you may have packed lunch at the picnic site around here. Continue on your way to Serengeti via kopjes (rock outcropping), then sunset game drive on the way to Central Serengeti.
Overnight at Luxury Tented Lodge. All meals included.
Day 4 – 5: Full Day of Game Drives in Serengeti
Experience the best Tanzania safari and Zanzibar beach in ‘Wild Africa’ Serengeti Park as you spend 2 days of game drive furnished with some exciting animal actions, you may see them eating, killing hunting fighting and more. Depending on the time of year and the Wildebeest Migration you can expect to see vast wildebeest herds, zebra & gazelle.
Predators at Serengeti are almost beyond the caring capacity you may spot lion, leopard, hyena & jackals, other animals are elephants, giraffes, monkeys, baboons, hippos, antelopes and many bird species. At list one early morning game drive in Serengeti can be fabulous with possibilities of spotting the cat family along the road.
Overnight at Luxury Tented Lodge. All meals included.
Day 6: Serengeti – Ngorongoro Conservation Area
After breakfast do many game drives in Serengeti before departing Ngorongoro Conservation Area with en-route game drive and a visit to Masai village for some cultural encounter, arrive at the lodge for wonderful sunset at the crater rim
Overnight at Ngorongoro Luxury Tented Lodge. All meals included.
Day 7: Full Day Game Viewing in Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast you will descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive picnic lunch will be served at the crater floor. Ngorongoro Crater is the largest and unfolded volcanic caldera mistakenly called Crater and it is now a UNESCO’s world Heritage Site. Supported by yearly around water supply from the highlands & enough fodder, the crater supports a large number of animals including herds of wildebeest, zebra, eland, impala, topi & hippos in a big pool. The rare black rhino can be seen here in their natural habitat.
The crater has a denser population of predators including lion, leopard, hyena, cheetahs & jackals. As very few animals are moving in and out of the Crater walls with its 6000 meters high walls, the so called big can be seen in one day of game drive in the crater, Later drive out of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area to Marera Valley lodge in Karatu area.
Overnight at Ngorongoro luxury Lodge. All meals included.
Day 8: Ngorongoro – Lake Manyara – Arusha
After breakfast Depart for Lake Manyara National Park for game drive. This beautiful Park derived its name from the Maasai word Emanyara means Euphobia trucalli a milky bush weed used for fencing to protect their cattle, with its lush vegetation and tropical forest of huge fig and mahogany trees supported by plenty of underground water streams makes this park green throughout the year.
Large population of hippo, giraffe, buffalo, elephant, zebra and a variety of antelope inhibiting this park, monkeys baboons and countless of bird species such as flamingos, pelicans, horn bills and plenty of forest species are to be seen. Later after afternoon drive back to Arusha overnight at luxury Hotel in Arusha. Dinner and breakfast included.
Day 9: Arusha Airport – Zanzibar Beach
On this day of your Tanzania safari and Zanzibar beach after leisurely breakfast at the lodge depart for Arusha airport to catch you morning flight to Zanzibar. On arrival at Zanzibar airport you will be met by our representative and drive to Zanzibar hotel on the North East of Zanzibar Island. Breakfast and dinner included.
Overnight at Luxury Beach Hotel in Zanzibar. Dinner & breakfast included.
Day 10 – 13: Zanzibar Beach Holidays
Relax & enjoy the white sand beaches of Zanzibar, if you wish we can arrange any water sport with our guide.
Overnight at luxury beach Hotel in Zanzibar. Dinner & breakfast included.
Day 14: Zanzibar Beach – Stone Town
After Leisurely breakfast drive to stone town on the way (Option) you can do the famous Spice tour where by a guide will take you around to show you all the spices & tropical fruits grown on the island. Later you will seat for lunch cooked with spices in one of the family around the area. After lunch and some rest drive to Tembo House Hotel in stone town. In the afternoon (Option) you can walk around the stone town on your own or arrange the boat ride to prison Island for snorkeling and to see the Giant Aldabra tortoises, enjoy the sunset when sailing back to stone town. See Zanzibar Zanzibar Island tours
Overnight at luxury hotel stone town in Zanzibar. Breakfast included.
Day 15: Departure
After breakfast, depending on your flight time we will transfer you to Zanzibar Airport for your flight back home. Breakfast included.
This Tanzania safari and Zanzibar beach will always be fresh in your mind & a reason of coming back to Africa for safari and Zanzibar beach. Karibu Tena!