Join our exciting ‘small group’ set departure safari for a 12 day adventure through some of Tanzania’s best know wildlife destinations. The safari starts in Arusha and ends in some relaxing beach time on the island of Zanzibar. We can of course add any additional regional flights you may need. Areas visited include:

  • Arusha
  • Lake Manyara
  • Serengeti
  • Ngorongoro Crater
  • Zanzibar
  • Day 1 - Arusha

    On arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport our representative will meet you outside the customs hall at the pick-up point and you will be transferred to Arusha Serena Hotel. Here you will spend 1 night on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis.

    Arusha Serena, Tanzania

    Resting at the foot of Mount Meru, the sprawling city of Arusha is known as the safari capital of northern Tanzania. It serves as an excellent base from which to explore the remarkably scenic surrounding area which includes majestic Mount Kilimanjaro, as well as the Manyara, Tarangire and Ngorongoro National Parks. Arusha is a good spot to take a day or two off from the safari circuit as it features a temperate climate and lush surrounds. Visitors can look forward to exploring the wildlife-abundant Serengeti National Park; the magnificent Arusha National Park; and taking on the challenge of climbing Mount Meru, Africa’s fifth highest mountain.

    Arusha Serena Exterior
    Room Interior, Arusha Serena

    Day 2 - Lake Manyara National Park

    After breakfast you will be transferred by road to Lake Manyara. Here you will enjoy a picnic lunch with a Game drive at Lake Manyara National Park. At 5:30 pm you will be transferred to Lake Manyara Serena Lodge where you will spend 1 night on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis.

    Elephants, Lake Manyara, Tanzania

    Lake Manyara are situated on the east side of Lake Manyara National park. The park is especially known for its abundant of bird life. It has the biggest concentration of baboons in the world and it offers plenty of animal including buffalo, hippo, zebra, Masai giraffe, impala, hyena, mongoose, duiker and waterbuck.

    Lake Manyara Serena, Exterior
    Aerial View, Lake Manyara Serena

    Day 3 – Central Serengeti

    After breakfast you will be transferred by road to Serengeti National Park via Olduvai Gorge, where you will visit the Gorge and the Museum (Extra optional excursion), with an option to visit Masai Village for the cultural tour experience, (Extra optional excursion). Enjoy en-route game viewing. You will spend 2 nights at Serengeti Serena Lodge or Serena Mbuzi Mawe Camp on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis. Included is a picnic lunch.

    Serengeti Serena
    Room Interior, Serengeti Serena

    Central Serengeti is well known for its prime wildlife sightings. With its endless stretches of savannah-covered open plains and networks of rivers and streams makes this the most beautiful landscapes. The months of April to June and October to December is fantastic too see the herds of the Great Migration pass through the area. The Resident wildlife makes this part of the Serengeti a fantastic year-round destination.

    Day 4 – Central Serengeti

    Today after breakfast you will enjoy a full day game drive in the Serengeti National Park with a choice of hot lunch at the lodge or picnic lunch.

    Hot Air Balloon Flight over Serengeti
    Lioness, Serengeti, Tanzania

    In the south central region you will find the Seronera River Valley which is one of the main attraction of the Central Serengeti. Here you will find an abundance of resident animals throughout the year. Lion and cheetah are common here, and leopard sightings occur regularly.

    Day 5 – Lake Manyara National Park

    After breakfast you will enjoy en-route game viewing in Serengeti National Park with a midday picnic lunch. You will then continue towards Ngorongoro Conservation Area via Malanja Depression passing through various Masai Villages. You will spend 1 night at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge or Ngorongoro Lions Paw Camp, which is located in the prime location at the crater rim, on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis.

    Masai Warriors, Tanzania
    View from Ngorogoro Serena

    Day 6 – Ngorongoro Crater

    After breakfast we travel to Ngorongoro Crater for 6-hour game drive where you will enjoy a midday lunch. At 3 pm we exit the park proceeding to Lake Manyara Serena Lodge or Kirurumu Tented Lodge, located on the prime location in Great rift valley, on a dinner, bed and breakfast basis.

    Ngorogoro Crater, Tanzania

    Ngorongoro Crater offers a classic Big 5 safari experience in the unique setting of an ancient volcanic caldera. It is one of the most beautiful wildlife havens on earth, with its high concentration of wildlife it is known for its abundance of diverse animals. With breathtaking views there is no better place than the Crater rim to sit and contemplate the majestic views as the sun begins to set. At the end of an action-packed day you can also follow a gentle nature trail that loops around the Lodge through moss-hung glades and plunging ravines, take a guided walk to the Crater’s rim, relax with a herbal massage, or watch as the burning sun sinks behind the mountains from a unique vantage point on the craggy heights of the Crater’s rim.

    Day 7 - Kiwengwa Beach, Zanziibar Island

    After breakfast you will be transferred to Arusha domestic Airport via Great Rift valley and the African villages of Mto wa Mbu and Makuyuni. Here you will board your flight to Zanzibar just after midday.

    On arrival at Zanzibar International Airport (at around 15:30) you will be met by our representative. You will then be transferred by road (approx 1h30min drive) to your beach front resort which is located on the east coast of Kiwengwa Beach in Zanzibar Island. Here you will spend 5 nights on an all inclusive meal plan at either Bluebay Zanzibar Beach Resort or Karafuu Beach Resort.

    Blue Bay Beach Resort, Zanzibar

    The village of Kiwengwa is situated on the island of Unguja. Nestled roughly half way between Nungwi and Chwaka. With its amazing white sands, crystal water and spectacular views this is just the place to relax or enjoy a host of water-based activities including snorkelling, diving, kitesurfing, and boating. 

    Day 8 to 11 - Kiwengwa

    Enjoy your beach leisure and relax at your resort which is situated on the beach front, your resort offers a wide range of in house leisure facilities and you will also have choice, lots of extra excursion optional payable, Boat ride to the Indian Ocean, Scuba diving, Fishing trips, Water sports, Day tour of Historic Stone town, Visit fisherman village and many more choice of excursion.

    Blue Bay Beach Resort pool area
    Room Interior, Blue Bay Beach Resort

    Day 12 – End of itinerary

    After breakfast at 10:30 you will checkout of your room. You will have choice to deposit your luggage for storage at the hotel reception and continue using the resort facility up to the time of your of departure too the airport. (Allow at least 4 to 5 hours time before your flight time to be transfer to the airport).

    The road transfer time from the resort to the airport is approximant 1 hour 30min, please be at checking counter 3 hours before departure time. Our representative will transfer you to Zanzibar Airport or Zanzibar Harbor for your onward Journey.

    Safari Costs (Quoted in US Dollars)

    Dates

    Per person sharing a Double Room

    Per person sharing a Triple Room

    Single Room Supplement

     Hot Air Balloon Safari in
    Serengeti

    06/01/2021 to 17/01/2021

    4596

    4272

    732

    540

    20/01/2021 to 31/01/2021

    4596

    4272

    732

    540

    03/02/2021 to 14/02/2021

    4596

    4272

    732

    540

    17/02/2021 to 28/02/2021

    4596

    4272

    732

    540

    03/03/2021 to 14/03/2021

    3900

    3624

    648

    540

    17/03/2021 to 28/03/2021

    3900

    3624

    648

    540

    07/04/2021 to 18/04/2021

    3432

    3204

    324

    540

    21/04/2021 to 02/05/2021

    3432

    3204

    324

    540

    05/05/2021 to 16/05/2021

    3432

    3204

    324

    540

    19/05/2021 to 30/05/2021

    3432

    3204

    324

    540

    09/06/2021 to 20/06/2021

    4308

    4020

    672

    540

    23/06/2021 to 04/07/2021

    4308

    4020

    672

    540

    07/07/2021 to 18/07/2021

    4536

    4212

    732

    540

    21/07/2021 to 01/08/2021

    4632

    4296

    792

    540

    04/08/2021 to 15/08/2021

    4632

    4296

    792

    540

    18/08/2021 to 29/08/2021

    4632

    4296

    792

    540

    01/09/2021 to 12/09/2021

    4536

    4212

    732

    540

    15/09/2021 to 26/09/2021

    4536

    4212

    732

    540

    06/10/2021 to 17/10/2021

    4536

    4212

    732

    540

    20/10/2021 to 31/10/2021

    4536

    4212

    732

    540

    10/11/2021 to 21/11/2021

    3900

    3624

    648

    540

    24/11/2021 to 05/12/2021

    3900

    3624

    648

    540

    08/12/2021 to 19/12/2021

    3900

    3624

    648

    540

    22/12/2021 to 02/01/2022

    5592

    5178

    0

    540

    Prices Include
    All accommodation as per Itinerary
    Meal Plan 6 Breakfast, 4 Picnic lunch, 1 Lunch, 5 Dinner
    5 Days All Inclusive in Zanzibar
    All transfers
    One-way flight from Arusha to Zanzibar
    Park Fees and all the Government Taxes
    Game Viewing and all the excursions as per itinerary with the professional English speaking safari guide
    Transportation on Safari vehicle with a pop-up roof
    Luggage allowance 15kg per person in a soft bag
    All Airport Transfers

    Prices Exclude
    Laundry
    Item of Personal Nature
    Travel Insurance, Internal or International Flight Ticket
    Entry Visa to Tanzania
    Return Flight or Boat Trip out of Zanzibar
    Drinking Water
    Gratuity & Tipping
    Phone, Fax, and any other item which is not mentioned in the Itinerary
    Masai village tour (Extra optional)
    Visit to Olduvai Gorge Museum (Extra optional)