9Days Tanzania Unique Safaris

Day 1: Arrival in Arusha

Arrival at JRO and meet and greet with our professional driver guide and transfer you to Arusha town just 55 km from airport and overnight at your own choice of accommodations-
Option 1- outpost lodge- B/B
Option 2- Mount meru hotel

Day 2: Tarangire National Park

Today after breakfast we drive to Tarangire National Park for game drives km 120 drive hour 2 hours. Tarangire National Park shelter an area of 1360sq km (525sq miles) with scattered baobab trees, alternating with open acacia woodland which caters for wildlife food, open bush plains, swamps and rivers like river Tarangire. Also wildlife like Elephants, zebra, giraffe, dik dik and ostrich and different species of birds can be seeing. After lunch continue wit the game drive till late afternoon and slowly head to maramboi tented camp located on the great view of lake manyara . D/B/L

Day 3: Lake Manyara

After breakfast head to Lake Manyara National Park. We will have our lunch boxes in the park and continue with game drive. This national park is one of Tanzania’s most dramatically located wildlife areas, consisting of a massive but shallow soda lake (covering two-thirds of the park), located at the foot of the Great Rift Valley’s western escarpment. The park’s varied habitat attracts a wide variety of animals, including one of Africa’s largest concentrations of elephants, Lake Manyara’s unique tree-climbing lions, as well as large flocks of flamingos attracted by the algae in the lake. Dinner and overnight at lake manyara serena lodge ( D/B/L
Optional activities – Walking in the park with armed ranger

Day 4: Ngorongoro Highlands

This morning we will make the short journey to the Ngorongoro Highlands and arrive at your accommodation, Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge in time for lunch. Spend the afternoon at your leisure either enjoying the fantastic views from your Lodge, taking a guided walk along the crater rim or take the opportunity to visit a Maasai traditional village where you will have a chance to explore rich cultures of the different tribes in this area of the Great Rift Valley. D,B,L

Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater game drives

After breakfast we descend 600m into this magnificent crater for a full-day game drive. The Ngorongoro Crater is one of the most densely crowded African wildlife areas in the world and is home to an estimated 30,000 animals including some of Tanzania’s last remaining black rhino. Supported by a year round water supply and fodder, the Ngorongoro National Park supports a vast variety of animals, which include herds of wildebeest, zebra, buffalo, eland, warthog, hippo, and giant African elephants. Another big draw card to this picturesque national park is its huge population of predators, which include lions, hyenas, jackals, cheetahs and the ever-elusive leopard. We will enjoy a picnic lunch on the crater floor and later slowly head back to Ngorongoro sopa lodge. D,B,L

Days 6 – 8: Serengeti National Park

Enjoy breakfast, before departing through the rolling hills of the Ngorongoro Highlands as we head toward the Serengeti National Park via the spectacular Malanja Depression, stopping en-route to visit the famous Olduvai Gorge (world-famous hominid fossil site) where you will have your picnic lunch. This world famous archaeological site containing fossils of our early human ancestors, thought to be over 2 million years old. We will continue on our journey and will enter the Serengeti National Park via Naabi Hill gate. Enjoy an afternoon game drive en-route to your lodge, Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge which is located in the Seronera Area of the Serengeti National Park. Tanzania’s oldest and most popular National Park, also a world heritage site and recently proclaimed a 7th worldwide wonder, the Serengeti is famed for its annual migration, when some six million hooves pound the open plains, as more

than 200,000 zebras and 300,000 Thomson’s gazelle join the wildebeest’s trek for fresh grazing. Yet even when the migration is quiet, the Serengeti offers arguably the most scintillating game-viewing in Africa. You will enjoy 3 nights’ accommodation at Serengeti kubukubu tented camp. D,B, L.

Day 9: Serengeti National Park to Arusha

After breakfast enjoy your last opportunity to witness the mornings sun rays as they kiss this pristine and majestic landscape of the Serengeti. This will also be your last opportunity to observe the Serengeti’s diverse range of animal and birdlife. We bid the Serengeti farewell as we head to Seronera Airstrip for your flight back to Arusha/ Zanzibar for beach holiday or back home

What includes: Full broad accommodation on safari
• Airport/ Airstrip transfers
• Flights from Serengeti to Arusha/ Zanzibar
• National Park fees
• Bottled water on safari
• Transportation in private 4WD
• Private driver/guide
• Family breakfast in Serengeti
• Guided walks and bird spotting around lodges

What excludes : International flights
• Seasonal supplement
• Beverages
• Any items of a personal nature
• Visa