Location: Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Crater
  • Tanzania Wildlife and Cultural Safari (8 days)

    In this Tanzania Wildlife and Cultural Safari, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the best of  Tanzanian Tradition and Culture combined with the most famous Wildlife National Parks of Tanzania!

    Day 1: 
    Arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport – Arusha
    We welcome you at Kilimanjaro International Airport „KIA“ and transfer you to your hotel for dinner, a safari briefing and overnight. (HB).
    Accommodation: Planet Lodge

    Day 2:
    Arusha –Tarangire National Park
    After breakfast at the Hotel you will start your Tanzania Wildlife and Cultural safari towards Tarangire National Park with lunch boxes. The park gets its name from the river that threads its way through the length of the reserve. It is famous for its dense wildlife population which is most spectacular between June and October, the dry season. During this time thousands of animals, elephants, buffaloes, giraffes, eland, hartebeests, kudus, Wildebeests and the rarely seen Oryx, migrate from the dry Massai Steppe to the Tarangire River looking for water. Lion, leopard and other predators follow the herds. Tarangire offers you a big variety of different landscapes. The Baobab trees grow in abundance and the “candles” of the candelabra tree and the candles of the candelabra-nut tree protrude like a fan in the sky! In the evening you will arrive at the camp for dinner and overnight. Further you will see a rich bird life.
    TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
    Accommodation: Burunge Tented Camp

    Day 3:
    Tarangire National Park – Mto-wa-Mbu activities – Karatu
    After breakfast you will have another half day game drive in the park. In the later morning you will proceed to Mto-wa-Mbu a town close to Lake Manyara for hot lunch. We would like to invite you for a traditional African food, fresh pepared at the „Mamuya banana plantation“. In the afternoon you will experience the different tribes in Mto-wa-Mbu, whether by bicycle or walking. Mto-wa-Mbu, which is situated adjacent to Lake Manyara National Park, is the only point in Africa where 4 languages meet; the Nilotes, Cushites, Bantu and Hamites; a unique cultural feature in the world. A location in Tanzania where anthropology has its most diverse. In the evening you will arrive in your camp for dinner and overnight.
    Accommodation: Endoro Lodge

    Day 4:
    Karatu – Lake Manyara National Park – Karatu

    Today you start for an early morning game drive in the Lake Manyara National Park. The park stretches from 50 km along the base of the rusty – gold 600 m high Great Rift Valley Escarpment. Lake Manyara is a scenic gem as written by Ernest Hemingway “the loveliest I had seen in Africa”. As visitors enter the gate they pass into the high forest, home to troops of baboons and both blue and vervet monkeys. Further along the forest opens up into woodland, grassland, swamps and beyond the soda lake itself. Covering 200kmit is sanctuary to over 400 species of birds including flamingo, pelican, storks, ibis, cormorant and Egyptian geese. The park is particularly noted for its huge herds of buffaloes and elephants. Also giraffes, hippos, reedbuck, warthog, wildebeest, zebras and a great variety of smaller animals can be seen. In the later morning you will proceed to Karatu fot hot lunch.
    In the afternoon you will have a village tour. You will see how bricks are made from volcanic soil, which was found at the foot of the crater rim. In the area around Karatu mostly people live who belong to the people of Iraq, a Cushitic ethnic group that is over 1000 years ago migrated from Yemen here. They stand out because of their slender physique, her fair skin and fine features. Many of them are engaged in agriculture, and their area is known as “the breadbasket” of the country.
    You will get to know the lifestyle of these people, see their houses and what clothes they wear traditional. Then it goes on to a coffee plantation. You will be introduced to the production of fine Tanzanian coffee bargain, and may enjoy it then. You can also purchase coffee beans there. If there is time left over, you make a side trip to the “Makonde people”. The Makonde are one of the five major ethnic groups in Tanzania. They are exceptional craftsmen and known for its beautiful wood carvings.
    LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK
    Accommodation: Endoro Lodge

    Day 5:
    Karatu – Serengeti National Park
    After breakfast you will start your trip to the Serengeti National Park. You will pass the Great Rift Valley, the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and the crater rim with a short stop on top at the Prof. Grzimek memorial with a spectacular view down into the crater. On your way you will visit a Massai boma and Olduvai/Oldupai gorge. Then you proceed to the boarder between Ngorongoro Conservation Area and Serengeti National Park the Naabi Gate. When you climb up the big stones at the Naabi Gate, you will have a spectacular view on the endless plains of the Serengeti.
    After entering the Serengeti National Park you will start with game drive en route. Lunch Boxes will be served in between. The spectacle of predator versus prey dominates Tanzania’s greatest park. Golden-manned lion prides feast on the abundance of plain grazers. Solitary leopards haunt the acacia trees lining the Seronera River, while a high density of cheetahs prowls the southeastern plains. Almost uniquely, all three African jackal species occur here, alongside the spotted hyena and a host of more elusive small predators, ranging from the insectivorous aardwolf to the beautiful serval cat. Serengeti National Park is undoubtedly the best-known wildlife sanctuary in the world, unequalled for its natural beauty and scientific value. Lunch Boxes will be served at Naabi Gate. In the early evening you will arrive in your Camp for dinner and overnight.
    SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
    Accommodation: Kati Kati Camp, Tortilis Camp or Acacia Camp

    Day 6:
    Serengeti National Park
    Today you will have a full day game drive in the Serengeti.
    The Serengeti is rich in its diversity of landscape. Serengeti National Park is undoubtedly the best-known wildlife sanctuary in the world, unequalled for its natural beauty and scientific value. You return to your lodge for hot lunch. Between the open plains of the Serengeti and the Maasai Mara, thousands of wildebeests and zebras migrate to greener pastures as the seasons change and the circle of life and death continues. Predators follow the Wildebeest Migration closely, waiting for an opportunity to strike weak prey as they make their way into different territories. The precise timing of the Wildebeest Migration changes annually and is a very unpredictable and spontaneous natural event.
    Accommodation: Kati Kati Camp, Tortilis Camp or Acacia Camp

    Day 7:
    Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater – Karatu
    Today you will leave the Serengeti towards Ngorongoro Conservation Area for Ngorongoro Crater tour. Enjoy the view from the crater rim and you will understand when we talk about the masterpiece of mothers` nature. You descend to the crater floor for a spectacular game viewing. The Ngorongoro Crater was formed when a giant volcano exploded and collapsed on itself some two to three million years ago. The caldera is about 600 m deep and covers 250km2. It hosts about 30.000 large animals including some of the Tanzania’s last remaining black rhinos. Thanks to anti-poaching patrols the number of black rhinos is about 25 now. Most of the animals stay in the crater year around, because water supplies never dry out. You will find hippos, hyena, jackal, cheetah, lions, ostrich, elephants, warthog, eland and hartebeests there, as well as huge herds of Thomson’s and Grant’s gazelles. Even leopards find their home in the trees and forests, surrounding the crater, but are rarely seen. The landscape around the Crater the “Ngorongoro Conservation Area” is made famous by large herds of giraffes and the migration of millions of wildebeest, zebras, eland and endless numbers of gazelles from Serengeti to NCA and back each year. Lunch will be served at the hippos’ lake before ascending to the Lodge for Dinner and overnight.
    NGORONGORO CONSERVATION AREA
    Accommodation: Endoro Lodge

    Day 8:
    Karatu – Arusha

    After breakfast you drive back to Arusha to connect with your flight to Zanzibar or back home!

    – End of our service –

    Prices
    2019

    from 2.565.- US$ p/p
    from 2.150.- US$ 4 pax p/p
    from 1.940.- US$ 6pax p/p
    250.- US$ Single supplement

    Included:
    4/4 Private Safari Jeep with qualified Driver Guide
    Full board and accommodation
    All National Park fees and Concession fees
    Unlimited drinking Water for each guest during the safari day
    Village tour in Karatu
    Visit of a Massai boma
    Visit of Olduvai Gorge
    Airport Pick-up and Drop-off
    Amref Flying Doctors’ Service while Safari – medical expenses are not included!
    Not included:
    International flights
    All kind of tips, and gratuities
    Additional activities not included in the itinerary
    Personal expenses like, laundry, communication expenses, visa etc
    Alcoholic, non-alcoholic drinks and beverages at the lodges and camps
    Health insurance, travel insurance – which we highly recommend!

    Note: We are specialized in organizing private safaris. Only you and your travel partner/s are in the safari Jeep, on the transfers and on the safari. This tour can start at any time.

     

  • Tanzania Wildlife and Cultural Safari (8 days)

    In this Tanzania Wildilife and Cultural Safari package, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the best of  Tanzanian Tradition and Culture combined with the most famous Wildlife National Parks of Tanzania!

    Day 1:
    Arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport
    We welcome you at Kilimanjaro International Airport „KIA“ and transfer you to your hotel for dinner, a safari briefing and overnight. (H/B)
    Accommodation: Panet Lodge

    Day 2:
    Arusha –Tarangire National Park
    After breakfast at the Hotel you will start your safari towards Tarangire National Park with lunch boxes. The park gets its name from the river that threads its way through the length of the reserve. It is famous for its dense wildlife population which is most spectacular between June and October, the dry season. During this time thousands of animals, elephants, buffaloes, giraffes, eland, hartebeests, kudus, Wildebeests and the rarely seen Oryx, migrate from the dry Massai Steppe to the Tarangire River looking for water. Lion, leopard and other predators follow the herds. Tarangire offers you a big variety of different landscapes. The Baobab trees grow in abundance and the “candles” of the candelabra tree and the candles of the candelabra-nut tree protrude like a fan in the sky! In the evening you will arrive at the camp for dinner and overnight. Further you will see a rich bird life.
    TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
    Accommodation:Maramboi Tented Camp

    Day 3:
    Tarangire National Park – Mto-wa-Mbu activities – Karatu
    After breakfast you will have another half day game drive in the park. In the later morning you will proceed to Mto-wa-Mbu a town close to Lake Manyara for hot lunch. We would like to invite you for a traditional African food, fresh pepared at the „Mamuya banana plantation“. In the afternoon you will experience the different tribes in Mto-wa-Mbu, whether by bicycle or walking. Mto-wa-Mbu, which is situated adjacent to Lake Manyara National Park, is the only point in Africa where 4 languages meet; the Nilotes, Cushites, Bantu and Hamites; a unique cultural feature in the world. A location in Tanzania where anthropology has its most diverse. In the evening you will arrive at your Lodge for dinner and overnight.
    Accommodation: Endoro Lodge

    Day 4:
    Karatu – Lake Manyara National Park – Karatu
    Today you start for an early morning game drive in the Lake Manyara National Park. The park stretches from 50 km along the base of the rusty – gold 600 m high Great Rift Valley Escarpment. Lake Manyara is a scenic gem as written by Ernest Hemingway “the loveliest I had seen in Africa”. As visitors enter the gate they pass into the high forest, home to troops of baboons and both blue and vervet monkeys. Further along the forest opens up into woodland, grassland, swamps and beyond the soda lake itself. Covering 200kmit is sanctuary to over 400 species of birds including flamingo, pelican, storks, ibis, cormorant and Egyptian geese. The park is particularly noted for its huge herds of buffaloes and elephants. Also giraffes, hippos, reedbuck, warthog, wildebeest, zebras and a great variety of smaller animals can be seen. In the later morning you will proceed to Karatu fot hot lunch.
    In the afternoon you will have a village tour. You will see how bricks are made from volcanic soil, which was found at the foot of the crater rim. In the area around Karatu mostly people live who belong to the people of Iraq, a Cushitic ethnic group that is over 1.000 years ago migrated from Yemen here. They stand out because of their slender physique, her fair skin and fine features. Many of them are engaged in agriculture, and their area is known as “the breadbasket” of the country.
    You will get to know the lifestyle of these people, see their houses and what clothes they wear traditional. Then it goes on to a coffee plantation. You will be introduced to the production of fine Tanzanian coffee bargain, and may enjoy it then. You can also purchase coffee beans there. If there is time left over, you make a side trip to the “Makonde people”. The Makonde are one of the five major ethnic groups in Tanzania. They are exceptional craftsmen and known for its beautiful wood carvings.
    LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK
    Accommodation: Endoro Lodge

    Day 5:
    Karatu – Serengeti National Park
    After breakfast you will start your trip to the Serengeti National Park. You will pass the Great Rift Valley, the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and the crater rim with a short stop on top at the Prof. Grzimek memorial with a spectacular view down into the crater. On your way you will visit a Massai boma and Olduvai/Oldupai gorge. Then you proceed to the boarder between Ngorongoro Conservation Area and Serengeti National Park the Naabi Gate. When you climb up the big stones at the Naabi Gate, you will have a spectacular view on the endless plains of the Serengeti.
    After entering the Serengeti National Park you will start with game drive en route. Lunch Boxes will be served in between. The spectacle of predator versus prey dominates Tanzania’s greatest park. Golden-manned lion prides feast on the abundance of plain grazers. Solitary leopards haunt the acacia trees lining the Seronera River, while a high density of cheetahs prowls the southeastern plains. Almost uniquely, all three African jackal species occur here, alongside the spotted hyena and a host of more elusive small predators, ranging from the insectivorous aardwolf to the beautiful serval cat. Serengeti National Park is undoubtedly the best-known wildlife sanctuary in the world, unequalled for its natural beauty and scientific value. Lunch Boxes will be served at Naabi Gate. In the early evening you will arrive at your Lodge for dinner and overnight.
    SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
    Accommodation: Serengeti Sopa Lodge or Serengeti Serena Lodge

    Day 6:
    Serengeti National Park
    Today you will have a full day game drive in the Serengeti.
    The Serengeti is rich in its diversity of landscape. Serengeti National Park is undoubtedly the best-known wildlife sanctuary in the world, unequalled for its natural beauty and scientific value. You return to your lodge for hot lunch. Between the open plains of the Serengeti and the Maasai Mara, thousands of wildebeests and zebras migrate to greener pastures as the seasons change and the circle of life and death continues. Predators follow the Wildebeest Migration closely, waiting for an opportunity to strike weak prey as they make their way into different territories. The precise timing of the Wildebeest Migration changes annually and is a very unpredictable and spontaneous natural event.
    Accommodation: Serengeti Sopa Lodge or Serengeti Serena Lodge

    Day 7:
    Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Crater – Karatu
    Today you will leave the Serengeti towards Ngorongoro Conservation Area for Ngorongoro Crater tour. Enjoy the view from the crater rim and you will understand when we talk about the masterpiece of mothers` nature. You descend to the crater floor for a spectacular game viewing. The Ngorongoro Crater was formed when a giant volcano exploded and collapsed on itself some two to three million years ago. The caldera is about 600 m deep and covers 250km2. It hosts about 30.000 large animals including some of the Tanzania’s last remaining black rhinos. Thanks to anti-poaching patrols the number of black rhinos is about 25 now. Most of the animals stay in the crater year around, because water supplies never dry out. You will find hippos, hyena, jackal, cheetah, lions, ostrich, elephants, warthog, eland and hartebeests there, as well as huge herds of Thomson’s and Grant’s gazelles. Even leopards find their home in the trees and forests, surrounding the crater, but are rarely seen. The landscape around the Crater the “Ngorongoro Conservation Area” is made famous by large herds of giraffes and the migration of millions of wildebeest, zebras, eland and endless numbers of gazelles from Serengeti to NCA and back each year. Lunch will be served at the hippos’ lake before ascending to the Lodge for Dinner and overnight.
    NGORONGORO CONSERVATION AREA
    Accommodation: Endoro Lodge

    Tag 8:
    Karatu – Arusha
    After breakfast you drive back to Arusha to connect with your flight to Zanzibar or back home!

    – – End of our service – –

    Prices
    2019

    from 2.620.- US$ p/p
    from 2.175.- US$ 4 pax p/p
    from 1.960.- 6 pax p/p
    250.- US$ single supplement

    Included:
    4/4 Safari Jeep with qualified driver guide
    Full board and accommodation
    All Park fees
    Unlimited drinking water for each guest during the day
    Village tour in Karatu
    Visit of a Massai boma
    Visit of Olduvai Gorge
    Airport Pick-up and Drop-off
    Amref Flying Doctors’ Service while Safari – medical expenses are not included!
    Not included:
    International flights
    All kind of tips, and gratuities
    Additional activities not included in the itinerary
    Personal expenses like, laundry, communication expenses, visa etc
    Alcoholic, non-alcoholic drinks and beverages at the lodges and camps
    Health insurance, travel insurance – which we highly recommend!

    Note: We are specialized in organizing private safaris. Only you and your travel partner/s are in the safari Jeep, on the transfers and on the safari. This tour can start at any time.

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