9 Days/ 8 Nights – Ultimate Safari Adventure
Day 1: Moshi/Arusha to Tarangire National ParkIn the morning, we will pick you up from your hotel in Moshi/Arusha and drive toTarangire National Park, which is known for its huge baobab trees and large herds ofelephants. Its sparse vegetation makes it a beautiful and special location, where up to300 elephants can be found, looking for underground streams in the dry riverbeds.Migratory wildebeest, zebra and buffalo can also be seen crowding the shrinking lagoons.Here you will enjoy an afternoon game drive with a picnic lunch. Overnight stay on theoutskirts of Tarangire National Park.Best time to visit: During the dry season from July to October.
Day 2: Tarangire to Lake Manyara to Lake EyasiToday you will enjoy a day trip to Lake Manyara National Park, which is located withinthe Great Rift Valley. Lake Manyara boasts a spectacular setting, famous for its treeclimbing lions and soda-ash lake. The park also provides the perfect introduction toTanzania’s birdlife. The shores of the lake, encrusted with pink flamingo, attract morethan 400 species of birds, many of them waterfowl or migrants. After your game drive,we’ll then travel the short journey to Lake Eyasi. Overnight stay at Lake Eyasi.
Day 3: Lake Eyasi to Ngorongoro CraterAfter breakfast, you’ll get the chance to visit the bushmen tribe of Datoga and Hadzabeand learn about their culture and way of life. A tour will give you the opportunity to goalong on a hunt and experience their great hunting skills with arrows and bows, as wellas enjoy some singing and dancing ceremonies. After lunch, drive to Ngorongoro Crater,one of Africa’s seven natural wonders. Before dinner is served, enjoy awesome views ofthe crater below. Overnight stay on the rim of Ngorongoro Crater.
Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater to Serengeti National ParkToday you’ll rise early in the morning to descend the 600m high walls to the floor of thecrater and get up close with one of Africa's seven natural wonders! Listed as a UNESCOWorld Heritage Site, it is considered one of the most beautiful and unique places inAfrica. Here you will find a haven of African wildlife and you might also be lucky enoughto witness the endangered Rhino! Enjoy a game drive and brunch by the hippo poolbefore driving to Serengeti National Park. Overnight stay in Serengeti.
Days 5 to 6: The Serengeti (two full days)Now you get two full days to experience the Serengeti. Known to host one of mostamazing wildlife spectacles on earth – the great migration of wildebeest and zebra – theSerengeti’s vast plains are also home to a haven of other wildlife, including lions,cheetahs, leopards and many other predators. Two overnight stays in Serengeti NationalPark. Cultural trip to Maasai village optional.Best time to visit: Suitable all year-round. December to July, to follow the wildebeestmigration (either Ndutu or Mara River Crossing), June to October to see predators.
Day 7: The Serengeti to Lake NatronToday you will continue your safari adventure on to Lake Natron with a game drive onroute. You’ll arrive at the park in late afternoon. After a few hours’ sleep, you will thenhave the option to climb Oldoinyo-Lengai, an active volcano otherwise known as the“Mountain of God” by the Maasai. You will begin the climb shortly before midnight,reaching the summit by sunrise. This is a challenging climb, which is very steep andcovered in volcanic ash. Overnight stay at Lake Natron.
Day 8: Lake Natron (full day)Lake Natron is one of the most serene lakes in Africa, famous for its millions of flamingosthat appear as a pink blanket across the alkaline water. Some call it a photographer’sparadise! Spend today recharging your batteries after your hike. Or if you have theenergy, visit the lake with its immense population of flamingoes and invigoratingwaterfalls. Overnight stay at Lake Natron.
Day 9: Lake Natron to Moshi/ArushaAfter breakfast, drive back to Moshi/Arusha or Kilimanjaro Airport.
Tour price: Please contact us directly for a quote.
Tour price includes: All park fees and emergency evacuation insurance; drinkingwater; unlimited mileage in a 4x4 vehicle with pop-up roof for game viewing; Englishspeaking guide; full board accommodation or camping facilities, fees and cook; birds andanimal field guide book; a pair of binoculars; government taxes.
Price does not include: Personal items (e.g. cameras, visa, travel insurance); alcoholicdrinks; tips for your guide and cook. Industry recommendations are $15 a day to thecook and $20 a day to your guide divided by everyone in the vehicle. Pre/postaccommodation and airport transfers (booking is available upon request).
Suggestions on things to bring: Extra binoculars, camera, sunglasses, hat andsunscreen, mosquito repellent, warm clothes for your early morning in NgorongoroCrater, cool comfortable clothes for during the days.
Why should you book with us?By supporting us as a local business, you are helping support job security here in thecommunity. We believe in strong corporate social responsibility and support manycommunity development projects that you can learn about on our website.Our experienced and dedicated staff will always go the extra mile to ensure that youenjoy a once-in-a-lifetime experience. But don't just take our word for it - check outwhat our other clients have to say about us on Tripadvisor and see why we say, “comeas a client and leave as a friend."**Please note that we are completely flexible and able to customize your trip to suit yourtime, budget and interests. Any of the above itinerary can be adjusted to best suit you.more
$ 250.00 / each