Eleven Day Safari
Arusha - Manyara - Serengeti - Ngorongoro - Zanzibar
Day 1: Arusha – Manyara National Park
After breakfast in your hotel in Arusha,or Moshi we will pick you up we proceed to Lake Manyara National park with game en route for whole day game drive in Lake Manyara National park with picnic lunch.
We will enjoy a nice picnic lunch with a view of Lake Manyara and the Great Rift Valley. This impressive park has one of Tanzania largest concentration of Elephants and is famous for its tree climbing lions.
After a whole day game drive later afternoon drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Manyara – Serengeti National Park
After breakfast at the lodge / camp, we drive to the Serengeti National Park via the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Serengeti is the heart of wild Africa with endless plains rolling into the distance. We will drive to the centre known as the Seronera area, one of the richest wildlife habitats in the park. We enjoy a hot lunch at the lodge followed by an afternoon game drive. You will enjoy your dinner and overnight at the beautiful Serengeti plains.
Day 3 – 4: Serengeti National Park
The two whole days are devoted for a spectacular game drive in the Serengeti National park, having the chance to glide in a Hot Air Balloon over the Serengeti plains. Floating silently above the bush while spotting wildlife and enjoying the beautiful scenery of Africa. (Balloon is Optional for an extra cost). Enjoy hot lunch in the lodge followed by a short siesta. In the second day you might opt to have a very early morning game drive before breakfast in the plains to see animals just out of the hides in the morning. Have an afternoon sunset game drive.
Day 5: Serengeti – Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Breakfast will be organized at the bush with beautiful scenery of the Serengeti endless plains. After breakfast have a game viewing en route to Ngorongoro conservation area. We will have a chance to pass Maasai village in the Ngorongoro highland for cultural tour with a stopover at Olduvai Gorge museum. It is a museum dedicated to the appreciation and understanding of the Olduvai Gorge and Laetoil fossil sites. It is famously known as the cradle of mankind. You will then be taken to the lodge inside Ngorongoro conservation area to enjoy your dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Ngorongoro Crater – Arusha
After breakfast at the camp, we pick up our boxed lunch then we will descend 600m into the magnificent crater to view wildlife. The Ngorongoro crater is the largest unfolded and unbroken caldera in the world, a breath taking natural wonder. It has as a vast variety of wildlife including a dense population of predators like the Lion, hyena, Cheetahs and the ever elusive leopard. Enjoy your picnic lunch then later drive back to Arusha for dinner and overnight at a hotel in Arusha town.
Day 7 – 10: Zanzibar Beach Relaxation
After a relaxed breakfast at the hotel you will drive to Arusha airport for your flight to Zanzibar* (Cost of flight IS NOT INCLUDED in the cost of the Excursion).
*A representative of Africa The Wild & Beyond will meet you at the Zanzibar airport to transfer you to your beach hotel.
- Accommodations/Transportation/Meals Per Itinerary
- English Speaking Guide & Cook
- Camping Equipment (tents, sleeping mats, chairs, tables etc.)
- Bottled Mineral Water
- National Park Fees
- Travel Insurance
- Laundry (Available at Hotel)
- Personal Items & Toiletries
- Guide/Cook/Porter Gratuities