Upon arrival to Kilimanjaro international airport, you will be collected by one of our staff at Kilimanjaro airport for transfer to your hotel as per the programme booked . after some rest at the hotel your head guide will meet you for your briefing, gear check and arrange for you to hire any equipment you may need.
In the morning you will be picked up at your hotel to start your safari to the Lake Manyara National Park. Established in 1960, the small Lake Manyara National Park is home to tree climbing lions, elephants and large troops of baboons and monkeys. The park is dominated by the shallow, alkaline lake and boasts with diverse habitats like grassy plains, escarpment and forest. Here hundreds of bird species gather, most notable, thousands of pink flamingos. In addition to the striking scenery you have the chance to see giraffes, buffaloes, hippos, wildebeests and the comical warthog. The safari vehicle has an open roof and is the ideal viewing platform to appreciate the nature and animals of this park. Dinner and overnight as per the standard and type of accommodation option requested.
After breakfast you will drive towards the fertile crater highlands where the farmers grow wheat, corn and coffee. At midday you will reach the plains of the Serengeti National Park, the largest park in Tanzania. The landscape of the Serengeti is diverse which includes short grass plains, barren plains, savannahs, bushes, swamp areas, lakes. Serengeti is famous for hosting the Great Migration in which millions of wildebeests and zebras embark on the biggest terrestrial mammal migration in search of fresh grass and water. As you drive towards your accommodation place, you’ll be apprised by our guide from where the word “Serengeti” came. Dinner and overnight will be arranged at your preferred lodge.
The whole day will be spent on a game drive in the Serengeti National Park. During the short rainy season in November and December the herds move from the hills in the north to the plains in the south while during the longer rainy season from April to June they return back up north. This circle of life is determined by the rainfalls and locations of the herds might vary from year to year but your guide will know where to find the animals and where to see them best. A visit to the Serengeti Visitor Centre is also possible. Dinner and overnight at the type of accommodation you’ve opted for during booking.
After breakfast you will continue your safari in the Serengeti National Park. In the Seronera Valley you might be lucky to see predators hunt as animals gather at the waters during the dry season. After lunch at a picnic spot you will slowly drive in the direction of the Ngorongoro Crater. As soon as you have reached the crater you will have a superb view of the caldera. This approximate 20 km wide crater is part of an UNESCO World Heritage Site and is home to over 20,000 animals. Dinner and overnight at the type of accommodation you’ve opted for during booking.
Rise and shine! After an early breakfast you will drive down the steep path into the crater just. The crater of Ngorongoro is the largest volcanic caldera which is still intact and unflooded. It accommodates a high diversity of wildlife which includes zebras, wildebeests, rare black rhinos, and members of the Big Five lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard. The crater is also home to other animals such as hyenas, waterbucks, bushbucks, eland and more than 500 bird species. After an extensive game drive and a picnic lunch you will leave the caldera in the early afternoon and drive back to Moshi.
|NUMBER OF PEOPLE||1 PAX||2 – 4 PAX||5 – 9 PAX|
|BUDGET PRICE/PERSON||$ 2000||$ 1500||$ 1250|
|LUXURY PRICE/PERSON||$ 3250||$ 2900||$ 2650|