Tanzania Ultimate Safari Classic
Tanzaniaˌ officially the United Republic of Tanzania (Swahili: Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania), is a country in Eastern Africa within the African Great Lakes region. Parts of the country are in Southern Africa. It is bordered by Kenya and Uganda to the north; Rwanda, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west; Zambia, Malawi, and Mozambique to the south; and by the Indian Ocean to the east. Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain, is in northeastern Tanzania.
SERENGETI SHALL NEVER DIE - TANZANIA ULTIMATE SAFARI CLASSIC
DAY 1: ARUSHA
From Nairobi drive to the border town of Namanga and cross over to Arusha. Arrive in time for lunch. Rest of the afternoon is free for rest. Dinner and overnight at Mountain Village Hotel, Arusha (Meal Plan: BB)
DAY 2: TARANGIRE
After breakfast drive to Tarangire National Park to arrive at Tarangire Sopa Lodge for lunch. Depart for an afternoon game drive which will go late into the evening. Because Tarangire has a lake and water throughout the year, it is famous as a place to which thousands of game migrate during the dry months of June when the rest of the plains are dry and without water. Lions, Elephants, Buffalo, the greater kudu as well thousands of other plains games are found in this park. Because of the swamps, Tarangire is also famous for its excellent birdlife.
After what should be a very rewarding game viewing afternoon, return to the lodge in the late evening for dinner and rest. (FULLBOARD)
DAY 3: LAKE MANYARA
Early morning game drive in Tarangire National Park returning to the lodge for breakfast. Afterward, transfer to Lake Manyara National Park arriving in time for lunch.
Breathtaking scenery, open grasslands, lush forests, marshes, and the soda lake itself make Lake Manyara a true wildlife haven. Famous for its tree-climbing lions, and a large concentration of hippos, Lake Manyara is also highly regarded for its famous bird life. Drive to all these different habitats in your afternoon game drive for a rewarding experience of all that this wonderful place has to offer.
Return to the lodge in the evening for dinner and overnight. (FULLBOARD)
DAY 4: NGORONGORO
After early morning breakfast and with your packed lunch, depart Lake Manyara with a game drive in the park en route to Ngorongoro Crater, the largest caldera in the world.
On arrival descend to the crater and spend the rest of the day driving around the base to see a wide variety of animals concentrated in this one unique place. In the late evening ascend to the rim of the crater where, over a sundowner, you can spend a wonderful evening reminiscing on the day's activities. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge (or similar) (FULL BOARD).
DAY 5: NGORONGORO
Descend the crater and have a full game viewing day. Ascend to the rim in the evening for dinner and your well deserved overnight rest at Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge (or similar) (FULL BOARD)
DAY 6: LAKE NDUTU
On the border between Ngorongoro and Serengeti lies Lake Ndutu, equally famous for its rich birdlife and for its good wildlife viewing. Arrive for lunch then follow with an afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at Ndutu Safari Lodge (or similar) (FULL BOARD)
DAY 7: SERENGETI
Drive from the Ndutu area arriving at Serengeti in the morning. Drive through the park to the Seronera area which is a central location from which you can drive around to different areas of the large park to view the incredible variety of wildlife that Serengeti offers. Full afternoon in the park. Dinner and overnight at Seronera Wildlife Lodge (or similar) (FULL BOARD)
DAY 8: SERENGETI
An early morning game drive for the best chance of viewing a hunt at sunrise. Return to the lodge for breakfast. Thereafter drive to the Lobo area of the park famous for its concentration of lions. Rest of the day in the park. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Seronera Wildlife Lodge (or similar) (FULL BOARD)
DAY 9: SERENGETI -ARUSHA
We leave the park in the morning with a game drive en route from the park. This will be a long day’s drive. Arrive in Arusha in the late afternoon. Rest of the day at rest.
Day 10 : ARUSHA –NAMANGA OR KILIMANJARO AIRPORT TO CONNECT
A morning drive to Arusha for shopping. Thereafter drive to Namanga to return to Nairobi or to Kilimanjaro airport to connect to a homeward-bound flight.
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