Day 1. Lake Manyara.
Depart Arusha in the morning for Lake Manyara, arriving in time for lunch. Stretching for 50km along the base of the rusty gold 600-metre high Rift valley escarpments, Lake Manyara is a scenic gem, with a setting extolled by Ernest Hemingway as the loveliest I had seen in Africa?. The compact game viewing circuit through Manyara offers a virtual microcosm of the Tanzanian safari experience. Afternoon game drive to explore the park. Dinner and overnight Kirurumu Tented lodge.
Day 2. Ngorongoro crater.
After early breakfast, depart for Ngorongoro crater arriving in time for lunch. After lunch descend the crater with a special 4WD. Called the eighth wonder of the world and stretching across some 8,300 sq km, the Ngorongoro Conservation Area in northern Tanzania boasts a blend of landscapes, wildlife, people and archaeology that is unsurpassed in Africa. The volcanoes, grasslands, waterfalls and mountain forests are home to abundance of animals. In the evening ascend the crater for Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Crater tented Lodge.
After breakfast leave for vast Serengeti National Park, Africa’s most popular game reserve. There is an incredible number of animals in this vast game park. Wildebeest is the most populous followed by zebras. Elephant is notably scarce. Cheetahs and the rest of the big cats are regularly sighted in the plains. The few remaining endangered black rhino are restricted at the Moru Koppies area. The park is also famous for the wildbeeste migration, often described as the most impressive spectacle in the world. Arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon proceed for a game drive. Dinner and overnight Seronera Wildlife Lodge
Day 4. Serengeti/Tarangire National Park.
After breakfast drive to Tarangire Park. After lunch leave for an afternoon game drive to explore the park famous for its tree-climbing pythons. The fierce sun sucks the moisture from the landscape, baking the earth into a dusty red, the withered grass as brittle as straw. The Tarangire River has shriveled to a shadow of its wet season self but it is choked with wildlife. Tarangire pythons climb trees, as do its lions and leopards, lounging in the branches where the fruit of the sausage tree disguises the twitch of a tail. Meals and overnight at Tarangire River Lodge.
After breakfast, depart to Arusha town- Safari Destination; it is a starting point for safaris in the northern circuit arriving in time for lunch. After lunch transfer to the airport for flight to Zanzibar, met at the airport and transfer to Breezes beach club.
Full day in Zanzibar enjoying optional beach activities dinner and overnight at Breezes Club/Similar.
Full day in Zanzibar enjoying optional beach activities dinner and overnight at Breezes beach club/Similar.
Day 8.Zanzibar –Kilimanjaro airport.
Morning at leisure afternoon transfer to the airport for flight to Kilimanjaro International airport, connect for your flight out.