10 DAYS SERENGETI, TARANGIRE, NGORONGORO, BIG FIVE AND ZANZIBAR ISLAND ADVENTURE
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Tour Summary | Safari Highlights: 10 DAYS SERENGETI, TARANGIRE, NGORONGORO, BIG FIVE AND ZANZIBAR ISLAND ADVENTURE
- Day 1 Arusha to Tarangire National Park
- Day 2 Tarangire to Serengeti National Park
- Day 3 Game Drive at Serengeti
- Day 4 Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater
- Day 5 Ngorongoro Crater tour – Arusha
- Day 6 Arusha – Zanzibar/Spice tour
- Day 7 Prison Island tour
- Day 8 Jozan forest tour
- Day 9 Reach Relaxation Tembo Hotel
- Day 10 Departure
Tour Features: 10 DAYS SERENGETI, TARANGIRE, NGORONGORO, BIG FIVE AND ZANZIBAR ISLAND ADVENTURE.
- Private tour: This tour/safari will be run exclusively for you and won’t be shared with others.
- Can be customized You can request minor changes to the accommodation and destinations of this tour.
- Can start any day; If availability permits, this tour can start on any day.
Description Safari/Tour Itinerary: 10 DAYS SERENGETI, TARANGIRE, NGORONGORO, BIG FIVE AND ZANZIBAR ISLAND ADVENTURE
Day 1: Arusha – Tarangire National Park
Our personal safari guide and driver will meet you at the airport or hotel to undertake the drive, on good tarmac road, the some hundred and twenty kilometres to Tarangire National Park where we undertake our first day of game drives. Tarangire well known for its elephant populations, three families numbering in the region of one thousand each, is so named for the life giving Tarangire River which wends its way through the park and gives sustenance from its cooling waters to a broad variety of game that come here to imbibe. We may hope to see zebra, wildebeest, buffalo, elephant, and giraffe, to name a few. It is possible we will glimpse our friend leo panthera, simba, the mighty lion, stalking his prey or, the leopard watching in relaxation in the trees above. An ornithological paradise, some five hundred birds have been here identified. Returning to our lodge for a hot lunch we again at 1400 hrs head out to continue our game viewing experience in the park, i search of the creatures at their daily business With the day coming to a close and the sun setting over The Rift Valley our driver will convey us to our campsite for a delectable dinner and an overnight in our comfort adventure camp in https://www.simbalodge.com/
Day 2: Tarangire to Serengeti National Park
After breakfast we continue our journey, heading up towards the fertile highlands where wheat, coffee, and corn, are grown by the Iraq people. Passing through the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, we will be afforded a view of the breath-taking Ngorongoro Crater before traveling onwards to the Serengeti National Park, Serengeti, and ‘Endless Plain’ in Maa, the tongue of the Maasai, which we will reach by midday. The Serengeti National Park is the largest park in Tanzania covering an astounding 15,000 kms squared with diverse landscapes and habitats such as grassy plains, swamps, lakes, savannah and mountain. It is upon this landscape the great migration of wildebeest, zebra, and antelope takes place and we will Endeavour to take the opportunity to witness the thousands upon thousands of animals on their search for food and water. With our en-route game drive behind us, we lunch at the lodge and, at 1500 hrs, head out for our afternoon game drive. With day drawing to a close we campsite in anticipation of excellent dining and capacious quarters to harbor our rest.
Dinner and overnight at our comfort adventure camp in Serengeti central
Day 3: Game Drive at Serengeti
After our hearty breakfast at the lodge we head out to enjoy our wildlife adventure on the ‘Endless Plain’. There is to be found upon the plain an abundance of wildlife with over three million large mammals here resident easily justifying the landscapes recognition as a UNESCO world heritage site. Other than the great migrating hordes we seek, we may also see cheetah, lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant, wildebeest, hartebeest, topi, eland, crocs , Thomson’s and Grant’s Gazelle, among others.With over five hundred bird species identified the park is a veritable ornithological paradise, ostrich abound, secretary bird, marabou stork, and the kori bustard. Dinner and overnight at our comfort adventure camp in Serengeti central https://www.heritagecampsandlodges.com/
Day 4: Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater
After our hearty breakfast we head out for an en route game drive upon the Serengeti. We may, with lady luck on our side, get to spot the “Big Five” – lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino, leopard – as well as some of the other multitude of species here inhabiting, some three million large mammals, eland, hartebeest, bushbuck, impala, gazelle, hippo, giraffe, and market. Our en route game drive brings us to the uplands of the Ngorongoro Crater. This UNESCO world heritage site, formed millions of years ago in the massive explosion of a volcano that rivalled Kilimanjaro in height, is 610 m deep and covers roughly around 304 square kilometres. Due to its dense animal population of approximately 25,000, the Crater offers the best game viewing of all the parks in Tanzania. We will arrive at the Crater rim and enjoy our lunch at our lodge, with our post lunch rest revitalizing us we set off on a walking safari of about three kilometres along the crater rim to take in the awesome spectacle of this fabled landscape. Returning to the lodge we rest in anticipation of our dining experience and relaxation under the endless African night sky before heading camping site for Dinner and overnight at our comfort adventure camp in http://www.rhinolodge.com/
Day 5: Ngorongoro crater tour – Arusha
An early start today, rising at 0600 hrs for our breakfast before we descend the bumpy winding track, noting our passage through several climactic zones, into the Crater and, very quickly, we will be able to see wildebeest, zebra, gazelle, elephant, and some of the more than 500 bird species in the area. With a little bit of luck we might catch a glimpse of the endangered black rhino through the grass. After our picnic lunch at the hippo pools and a full afternoon inside the caldera we head up to the highlands again to undertake our drive back to Arusha Town, our adventure at its end, our memories and memory cards replete with images of the East African Wilds. Accommodation in Arusha town https://www.iliborulodge.com/
Day 6: Arusha – Zanzibar/Spice tour
After breakfast at the camp you will check out and bid farewell the lodge staff as you checkout and drive to JRO or Arusha Airport for your flight to Zanzibar. On arrival at Zanzibar our Representative will pick you up from the Airport and Have time to enjoy spice tour.
Zanzibar is known for its spices, so no trip to this East African island is complete without embarking on one of the famous spice tours. Take in rural scenery while talking to local farmers and sample a traditional home-cooked meal as part what will likely be a memorable part of any visit to Zanzibar.
Dinner and overnight at https://www.tembohotel.com/
Day 7: Prison Island tour
Prison Island provides tourists a glimpse into the island’s dark history. It is located about a half-hour boat ride from Zanzibar. This land was once used as a place where slaves were detained. Once slavery was abolished, it functioned as a quarantine camp for people with deadly diseases. Today the island is a nature reserve for giant tortoises and a place to see the ruins that once functioned as the prison.
Dinner and overnight athttps://www.tembohotel.com/ : Bed and Breakfast)
Day 8: Jozan forest Tour
After breakfast your program will start this day by walk on jozan forest
Zanzibar’s first and only National Park is centered on Jozani Forest, the largest area of mature forest found within Zanzibar, the forest lies in a shallow trough in the fossil coral bed between the mangrove filled bays of Chwaka and Uzi.
Seasonal flooding, and a high water table, has given rise to a unique groundwater forest. On the high ground to either side is dry coral rag forest and thicket.
Dinner and overnight stay at https://www.tembohotel.com/
Day 9 Reach relaxation Tembo Hotel
The enclosed beach at the Tembo hotel is tranquil and the emerging sun resembles a dusty gold balloon on the distant horizon of the sequined blue sea. The frothy waves splash gently against the untouched, golden sand that covers the floors. A calm sea breeze slices through the air, providing a refreshing coolness to the otherwise warm weather whilst you relax. There is an exciting range of water activities and sports including snorkeling, scuba diving, leisurely boat trips and more. We will venture on the scenic route to Stone Town, if you have opted to participate in this part of the Safari Zanzibar experience https://www.tembohotel.com/
Day 10: Departure
According to your flight schedule To Leave the beach behind and transfer to ZNZ airport in time for your international flight
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– The above prices are based on a minimum of 2 persons. Group Incentive Safari Prices Available contact us and enjoy up to 20% saving on the per person rate!
The Trip Cost Includes
- Pick up Arusha and drop off Zanzibar airport as per the itinerary
- All airport transfers as per the itinerary
- All Park entrance fee at Lake Manyara, Tarangire and Ngorongoro
- Flight from Arusha to Zanzibar &back to arusha
- All meals on safari based on full board arrangements, Arusha/Stone Town BB, Beach HB
- Service of an English speaking driver guide
- Private Transport based on a 4WD safari vehicle with pop up roof for comfortable game viewing
- Vehicle Type (Toyota Land Cruiser, window Seat GUARANTEED)
- park fees for vehicle and driver
- Game drives on Safari and excursion in Zanzibar as per the Itinerary
- Complementary bottle of Mineral water daily + SAFARI HAT
- Government taxes
The Trip Cost Excludes
- Extras at the lodges i.e. drink, telephone, laundry, Internet etc.
- International flight.
- Departure tax.
- Tips to drivers (highly recommended).
- Visa, Travel Insurance.
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|Minimum Rate Per Adult||US$ 3450 per person sharing|
|Departing from||Arusha Tanzania|
|Departure Time||0730 Hrs|
|Minimum Persons Required||2|
|Best time||All the year round|
|Accommodation adventure||Tented lodges & hotel|
DAY ZERO: ARRIVAL DAY
- Airport Transfer
- Whole Safari Briefing
Dinner and Overnight, https://www.iliborulodge.com/
- Valid passport
- Yellow fever vaccination records/ certificate.
- Tanzania visa, available at airport upon arrival, USD $100 payable in cash only for US citizens or USD $50 for residents of UK/European Union and most other countries.
- Copy of flight itinerary.
- Copy of travel and/or medical evacuation insurance.
- Personal medical/dental insurance cards.
- Credit card (Visa and MasterCard are most widely accepted).
- Cash in U.S. Dollars (bills MUST have been issued in 2004 or later)
Most nationalities require a tourist visa for Tanzania, including British nationals, most EC nationals, Australians, New Zealanders, Americans and Canadians. The visa is available at the border and the cost for British and most other European Nationals is USD50 cash, whilst for US citizens it is USD100 cash.
Please note that although Tanzania does not officially require proof of Yellow Fever vaccination, at most airports and other points of entry you may be required to show a certificate of vaccination or an exemption certificate. This includes coming from Europe via, or transiting through an endemic country including the airports of Nairobi (Kenya) and Addis Ababa (Ethiopia). If visiting Zanzibar from mainland Tanzania border officials have been known to demand proof of Yellow Fever vaccination or an exemption certificate.
Recommended vaccinations are: Polio, Tetanus, Typhoid, Hepatitis A. Malaria prophylaxis is essential and we suggest that you seek advice from your GP or travel health clinic about which malaria tablets to take. Dengue fever is a known risk in places visited. It is a tropical viral disease spread by daytime biting mosquitoes. There is currently no vaccine or prophylaxis available for Dengue, and therefore the best form of prevention is to avoid being bitten. We recommend you take the usual precautions to avoid mosquito bites.
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