A Tanzania safari package through the most popular destinations: Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro, and Serengeti, followed by a beach relaxation extension in Zanzibar island. Main areas of interest: Crater tour, the wildebeest migration, balloon ride, game watching, the tree climbing lions in Lake Manyara, Zanzibar beach stay.
1230hrs - You will be met by your driver guide in Arusha, tour briefing, the tour starts with lunch in Arusha. 1400hrs - Depart for Lake Manyara National Park arriving in the evening, check in at the lodge.
Lake Manyara National Park is a splendid reserve that boasts an incredible diversity of terrain including a combination of rift valley lake, dense woodlands and steep mountainside, as well as plant and animal species. Established specifically to protect the elephant herds that have made this area world renowned, the park also has diverse species such as monkeys, antelopes, zebras, hippos and crocodiles, buffalo, giraffe providing varied wildlife experience. The Park is famous for its tree-climbing lions. The lake attracts considerable birdlife
Dinner and overnight at the lodge or tented Camp in Manyara
Breakfast at the lodge. Depart for a morning game drive in Lake Manyara National Park whose inhabitants include hippos, monkeys, tree climbing lions, flamingos and other varieties of birdlife.
After lunch depart for Serengeti National Park.
Serengeti is the Tanzania’s most famous national park and its large ecosystem extends beyond the Park to include several other conservation areas and reserves, including the Masai Mara in Kenya. It is through these extensive protected areas that a million of wildebeest and thousands of zebra and impala, complete the great circulatory migration which attract visitors from all over the world. Throughout the year there are abundant game including giraffes, warthogs, reedbucks, leopards and large prides of lions, wildbeests, zebras, impalas, buffaloes and elephants.
Dinner and overnight at the Sopa lodge in Serengeti.
0630hrs - enjoy morning drive in the endless plains of the Serengeti to return to the lodge for breakfast.
0500hrs - Take the opportunity to fly over the Serengeti in a Hot air Balloon provided at an extra cost. This is an optional activity. The balloon package includes bush breakfast accompanied with champagne! Return to your lodge by 0900hrs
After lunch, enjoy a late afternoon game drive in the Park till sunset
Dinner and overnight at the lodge in Serengeti.
Breakfast at the lodge. Depart for a morning game drive in the Serengeti National Park and return for lunch at the lodge. After lunch drive to Olduvai Gorge, site of Louis and Mary Leakey’s renowned archaeological discoveries. Their findings include some of the man’s earliest known ancestral remains.
Continue driving to Ngorongoro Conservation Area for dinner andovernight
Breakfast at the lodge. Pick up by your driver guide and depart for a day crater tour with picnic lunches, you will descend 2000 feet (0ver 600 metres) to the floor. Explore the forest areas, the lake area and the open savannah where the lions hunt for food.
The Ngorongoro Crater is regarded as a natural wonder of the world and has been declared a World Heritage Site. It is the largest intact crater in the world. On the crater floor, grassland blends into swamps, lakes, rivers, woodland and mountains, the flora opens to grassy plains throughout the crater floor. During your tour, you can spot large herds of zebra and wildebeest, lions, spotted hyenas, leopards, cheetahs and three species of jackals. Tanzania's few endangered black rhino are regularly sighted in the crater and large herds of buffalo.
Dinner and overnight at the lodge in Ngorongoro
After breakfast, drive back to Arusha, drop off Kilimanjaro airport for your flight to Zanzibar. Upon arrival, you shall be met by our airport representative and transfer to your beach hotel in Zanzibar.
Dinner and Overnight at your hotel
Spend your day at leisure enjoying activities at the hotel or at the beach. Note some of the activities are charged and paid direct.
Dinner and overnight at your hotel.
After breakfast transfer to the airport for flight back home.