10 Days Tanzania Adventure Safari
Tour SummaryThis safari is ideal for travelers seeking for an ultimately relaxing holiday as well as for couples on a honeymoon and family who want to experience all of Tanzania’s top safaris, stay close to nature.
Day 1: Arrival
Our staff will pick you up from Kilimanjaro International Airport and take you to your accommodation place. Our itinerary is hand crafted so the accommodations will be of different choice based on customer budget.
Day 2: Tarangire National Park
After breakfast, you will be picked up by your driver/ tour guide who will take you to Tarangire National Park, Tarangire Natinal park is famous for big herds of African Elephant and gigantic Baobab Trees Activities will include a wild life game drive where you can see pythons climbing trees, as well as lions and leopards among others. For the bird lovers, keep an eye for the screeching flocks of colorful yellow-collared lovebirds, and the somewhat drabber rufous-tailed weaver and ashy starling. These are all endemic to the dry savannah of north-central Tanzania.
Day 3: Walking Safari & Game Drives
After breakfast, we will proceed to a walking safari escorted by a professional armed ranger. In the afternoon, there will be another game drive at Tarangire National park. In this park, you are to see large herds of elephants, tree climbing lions, and the fascinating baobab trees also called the Tree of Life for its almost mythical powers that some cultures attach to it. This park is especially known for Tarangire river which flows all year round and the only source of water for wild animals during dry seasons.
Day 4: Lake Manyara National Park
After breakfast, we will set off to Lake Manyara National Park for yet another exciting game drive. with packed lunch. Manyara provides the perfect introduction to Tanzania’s birdlife. More than 400 species have been recorded, you can expect to see 100 of these in one day. Accomodations:Tloma lodge,Kitela lodge,Ngorongoro farm house ,plantation Lodge and farm house Valley.
Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater/Caldera
Your highlight today is the ngorongoro beauty and vastness must be seen to be believed. The crater floor lives the permanent Africa’s largest concentrations of wildlife. You’re likely to see elephants, zebra, wildebeest and buffalo, lions; this is also one of the best places to see the endangered black rhino. Accommodation: Ngorongoro Serena lodge, Ang’ata ngorongoro camp,Farm house valley.
Day 6-7: Serengeti National Park
Head for the iconic Serengeti. Enjoy fantastic game viewing and a picnic lunch en route as you drive in to the Serengeti. Acacia trees and rocky granite Kopjes dot the endless seas of waving grass. You will drive through the shorter grass plains, taller grass and to woodland vegetation which makes it different from all other national parks. OPTIONAL: Oldupai gorge visit, it is small but fascinating archiological site where Mary Leakey discovered the Zinjanthropus skull. Serengeti is famed for its annual migration where some six million hooves pound the open plains. Between July to October, witness an actual survival of the fittest as these animals plunge through crocodile-infested waters. The wildebeest produces more than 8,000 calves daily before the 1,000 km (600 mile) pilgrimage begins again. Serengeti offers an exotic game-viewing experience in the whole of Africa giving you up-close look of the animals you've only seen in National Geographic: great herds of buffalo, smaller groups of elephant and giraffe, and thousands of eland, topi, kongoni, impala and Grant’s gazelle.
Day 8-9: Serengeti National Park (North Mara river)
After breakfast, we will head north of Serengeti for a full day game drive in the wilderness tracking the Great migration trails. Witness million wildebeests, each one driven by the same ancient rhythm, fulfilling its instinctive role in the inescapable cycle of life: a frenzied three-week bout of territorial conquests and mating; survival of the fittest as 40km (25 mile) long columns plunge through crocodile-infested waters on the annual migration north. Accommodation: Serengeti Mara under Canvas Camp.
Day 10: Fly to Arusha
After breakfast, we will have our last morning game drive at Serengeti North along Mara river and afterwards transfer to the Koga tende airstrip for your flight back to Arusha. Upon arrival in Arusha, we will take you for Lunch and late afternoon transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your flight back home. Accommodation: Can be arranged if required at an extra cost.
- Park fees.
- All activities (unless labeled as optional)
- All accommodation as stated in the itinerary
- A professional driver/guide
- All transportation
- All Taxes/VAT
- Roundtrip airport transfer
- All Meals based on full board
- Local flight.
- Drinking water on all days& soft drinks
- International flights
- Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
- Tips (tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
- Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
- Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
- Alcohol drinks