Lodge Safari & Zanzibar Extension

13 Days / 12 Nights

Parks to be visited: Tarangire, Lake Manyara, Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater

ARRIVAL DAY: AIRPORT TO ARUSHA

This day you will arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) met and transfer to Arusha Overnight at Masailand Safari and Lodge (HB).

DAY 1: ARUSHA TO TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK

Leave the hotel with packed lunches and drive towards Tarangire National Park approximately 118km from Arusha, Tanzania’s third largest national park famous for it large herds of elephants. Apart from baobab trees that are wonderfully dotting the park it is also a sanctuary for birds with estimated 550 bird species. Tarangire River is the only source of water all year round which draws animals to the river which gives a spectacular view of great wildlife diversity from lions, buffaloes, zebras and wildebeets. Lunch will be served by our professional guide at the designated picnic site. Late afternoon drive to Maramboi Tented Camp arriving in time for dinner and overnight.

DAY 2: TARANGIRE TO LAKE MANYARA NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, drive across the floor of the Great Rift Valley to Lake Manyara National Park for a game drive. With the size of 330 sq km, most of it about 200 sq km is alkaline soda lake when the water level is high is a breeding ground for birds. It is ideal for a game drive during the dry season and bird watching in wet season. Late afternoon drive to Lake Manyara Tortilis Camp for dinner and overnight.

DAY 3: LAKE MANYARA TO SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast drive to Serengeti National Park through Ngorongoro conservation area authority with numerous stopovers at viewpoint overlooking the crater, Olduvai Gorge an archaeological site. On crossing the Naabi Hill gate lunch will be served at the picnic site followed by game viewing en route to central Serengeti arriving in time for dinner and overnight at Serengeti Tortilis Camp.

DAY 4: SERENGETI FULL DAY

Sunrise morning game drive in the park thereafter return to the lodge for brunch. You may decide to set off for a full day game drive in the park to explore the endless plains of the mighty Serengeti. All meals and overnight at Serengeti Tortilis Camp.

DAY 5: SERENGETI TO NGORONGORO CRATER

After breakfast set off for another morning game drive to in the park; after hot lunch at the lodge proceeds to Ngorongoro game drive en route. Dinner and Overnight at Ngorongoro Tortilis Camp.

DAY 6: NGORONGORO CRATER TO ARUSHA

After breakfast, you will descend into the crater floor for a tour with picnic lunch. On this day expect to see a variety of animals from wildebeests, zebras, elephants, ostriches, lions, leopards with luck you can see the black rhino. Late afternoon drive back to Arusha at a leisurely pace arriving in time for overnight at Masailand Safari and Lodge (HB).

DAY 7: ARUSHA TO ZANZIBAR STONE TOWN

After breakfast at leisure; afterwards transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport for flight to Zanzibar. Upon arrival met and transfer to Tembo Hotel – family room (BB).

DAY 8: STONE TOWN TOUR TO KICHANGA LODGE ZANZIBAR

After breakfast set off for Stone Town Tour accompanied by a guide. This day you will explore the Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, A visit at 19th – century House of Wonders and Sultan’s Palace, Zanzibar’s former Bazaars at Darajani Market, National Museum and a time to shop for souvenirs. Afterwards, you will have lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch transfer to Kichanga Lodge Zanzibar. Dinner and overnight at Kichanga Lodge Zanzibar.

DAY 9: AT LEISURE AT KICHANGA LODGE ZANZIBAR

After breakfast at leisure, in the afternoon go for a lunch at ‘The Rock of Zanzibar’ one of the world’s iconic restaurants. Dinner and overnight at Kichanga Lodge Zanzibar.

DAY 10: AT LEISURE AT KICHANGA LODGE ZANZIBAR

After breakfast at leisure relaxing at the beach. Dinner and overnight at Kichanga Lodge Zanzibar.

DAY 11: AT LEISURE AT KICHANGA LODGE ZANZIBAR

After breakfast at leisure relaxing at the beach. Dinner and overnight at Kichanga Lodge Zanzibar.

DAY 12: AT LEISURE AT KICHANGA LODGE ZANZIBAR

After breakfast at leisure relaxing at the beach. Dinner and overnight at Kichanga Lodge Zanzibar.

DAY 13: AT LEISURE AT KICHANGA LODGE ZANZIBAR

After breakfast at leisure relaxing at the beach. Dinner and overnight at Kichanga Lodge Zanzibar.

DEPARTURE DAY

After breakfast at leisure, afterwards transfer to the airport for your outbound flight (please advise flight details).

THE PACKAGE BASED ON 1 ADULT & CHILDREN USD 9,880.00

The package includes
  • Pick up and drop off at the airport
  • Accommodation in Arusha (BB) before and after safari
  • Accommodation and meals in lodges as per itinerary
  • Game drive in a 4×4 safari vehicle with open roof ideal for game viewing
  • Services of  English professional safari guide
  • All park entry fees and crater service fees
  • 1.5  mineral water per person per day
The Package price does not include
  • International and local Flights costs
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Excursions not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Olduvai Gorge fee
  • Lunch at The Rock Zanzibar
  • All items of a personal nature, telephones, mosquito repellents, toiletries etc.
  • Tipping and gratuities
  • Visa fees and travel insurance