The tour combines the best of Tanzania from the bush to the white beach of Zanzibar, Look for the big five on the famous national parks of the northern circuit Tarangire, Manyara, Ngorongoro, and Serengeti. You will be immersed into the bush and fascinated by the great wildlife sighting from the tinny dwarf mongoose to the big elephants and the tall giraffes, from the dotted baobab of Tarangire to the open plains of Serengeti.
You will be met at the airport by your driver/guide and our representative. We will take you to your hotel in Arusha for a free day of leisure, with your safari starting the next day.
Overnight at Planet lodge.
Your safari starts with the drive to Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife in this park, including lion, leopard, and cheetah and up to six thousand elephant. You will have a half day game drive in the park.
Overnight at Cofield Tented Camp. All meals included.
After breakfast we depart for Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and more.
Overnight at Flamingo lodge . All meals included.
In the morning you will be driven to the Ngorongoro Crater. Upon arrival at Ngorongoro, you will descend into the crater for a game drive on the crater floor. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species.
Overnight at Flamingo lodge. All meals included.
After breakfast you will start on your journey to the Serengeti National Park. A picnic lunch will be provided. After stopping for your picnic lunch at Nabii gate before entering Serengeti national park, you will continue further into the park and go on a thrilling game drive.
Overnight in the Serengeti at Tortills tented camp. All meals included.
A full day of game driving around the Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the location of the great migration herds, you may see huge numbers of wildebeest, and big cats, hyenas and other predators near to them – looking to hunt an easy meal. All year round you can see elephants, giraffes, zebras, lions, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species of animals.
Overnight at Tortillis Tented Camp. All meals included.
In the morning we bring you to the Seronera airstrip, for your direct flight from the Serengeti to Zanzibar (short stopover in Arusha). Transfer to the boutique beach hotel The Zanzibari (upgradeable to 5 Star Hotel, see supplements on the right menu). Breakfast and Dinner are included.
Relax and enjoy the endless beaches of Zanzibar whilst staying in your beachside hotel. There are a wide range of water sport activities you can participate in, such as snorkeling, scuba diving, boat trips and more.
Breakfast and Dinner are included.
After breakfast you will be transfered to Stone Town. En-route you will do the famous Zanzibar Spice Tour: We have developed a special Spice Tour with lots of in-depth information not only about spices, but also about the organically grown herbs, and will provide an educational background of their traditional uses in medicine, cosmetics and cooking. After the tour we invite you for an opulent lunch at special spice restaurant – where you can taste the spices and fruits you saw on the tour.
Overnight at Tembo Hotel.
Today we will show you Stone Town on our Historical Stone Town Tour. This tour takes you through fabled Stone Town, where history appears to stand still. With visits to the House of Wonders, the Palace Museum (People’s Palace), Dr Livingston’s House and the Arab Fort amongst others, it is a fascinating look at the essence of Zanzibar. You will see Zanzibar’s bustling market, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors, two cathedrals and countless mosques! You will stop for lunch and later transferred to the airport to connect your flight back home
Safari according to the itinerary
Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
UNLIMITED Game drives
Professional, English-speaking guide
All accommodation as per itinerary
Meals according to the itinerary
All mentioned activities
All national park fees
Alcoholic and soft drinks
Personal spending money for souvenirs etc.