10days/9nights safaris

Day 01

Arrive in Arusha. Dinner and overnight at the Natron Palace Hotel (www.natronpalacehotel.com )

Day 02

After breakfast, drive to Mulala Village located on the slopes of Mt Meru.

Some rural women will guide you through their daily activities including coffee farming, cheese-making and pottery.

By walking along Marisha River, you will have an encounter with some playful monkeys. The views of the rolling plains in the distance are just wonderful. Return to your Lodge for a quick Lunch. Soon after depart for an afternoon game drive in the Arusha National Park.

Dinner and overnight at the Natron Palace Hotel (www.natronpalacehotel.com ).

Day 03

After Breakfast Collect picnic lunches and drive to Longido arriving in an hours time. You will be met by a local guide who will take you for a walk through the acacia woodland giving you a medicinal lecture. You will be surprised by the wealth in medicinal value found in tree barks, leaves, roots, seeds and fruits. Thereafter, walk along the slopes of Mt Longido and visit some monuments erected over 70 years ago in honour of some world war two heroes as well as their cemetery. Picnic lunch at midday. In the afternoon, visit a typical Maasai Boma where you will experience the pure taste of a Maasai Village livelihood.

Late afternoon, drive back to Arusha.

Dinner and overnight at the Natron Palace Hotel (www.natronpalacehotel.com )

Day 04

Breakfast.

Drive to Tarangire National Park. Game drive within the Park, pick nick Lunch. Afternoon game drive.

Dinner and overnight at the Burudika lodge (www.natronpalacehotel.com )

Day 05

After breakfast, drive to Manyara where you will find a local guide waiting.

Walk through some Rice farms, try out a ripe fresh banana in the fruits farm, meet the weavers at their trade, visit a kindergarten, then hike to the top of a certain hill from where you will have a bird’s-eye-view of Mto Wa Mbu Settlement. Local pick nick lunch

Dinner and overnight at the Burudika lodge (www.natronpalacehotel.com )

Day 06

Morning game drive in Lake Manyara National Park with a pick nick lunch.Late afternoon drive to Karatu town

Dinner and overnight at Ellys trees Inn (www.eileenstrees.com ).

Day 07

After an early breakfast, collect picnic lunches and drive down into the crater for a game drive.

Late afternoon, ascend out of the crater and head back to your Lodge. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge (www.hotelsandlodges-tanzania.com/properties/en/ngorongoro_index.php ).

Day 08

Weather-permitting, have a short walk through shrubland to the peak of Makoromba Hill from where you will be able to see all the major peaks in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area namely Lolmalasin, Olmoti, Empakaai, Oldeani & Lemargrut.

Thereafter, drive to Serengeti with picnic lunches. You will make a brief stop at the Oldupai Gorge where an informative lecture on our ancestors will be given. A visit to the small museum is just as interesting.

Immediately after, proceed to Serengeti with an afternoon game drive en route.

Dinner and overnight at kati kati luxury camp (http://www.tanganyikawildernesscamps.com/camps/serengetimediumcamp/accommodation/ ).

Day 09

Morning and afternoon game drives in the famous Serengeti.

All meals and overnight at katikati luxury camp (http://www.tanganyikawildernesscamps.com/camps/serengetimediumcamp/accommodation/ )

Day 10

After a slow breakfast drive to Bougainvillea Lodge for lunch.

Immediately after, continue to Arusha

Price Includes

  • Arrival and departure airport transfers.
  • Accommodation as indicated (2 people sharing a double room)
  • Activities and meals as indicated (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • All park fees, and government taxes.
  • Services of our own trained English-speaking driver-guide.
  • Game drives in Land Rover/Cruiser with pop up / flip-flop roof tops and guarantee window seat!
  • Bottled water while on safari.
  • Unlimited mileage on the safari.

Price Excludes

  • International airfare.
  • Items of a personal nature such as passport, visa, traveler’s insurance.
  • Tips to driver-guide