14days 13night lodge safaris
Serengeti/Ngorongoro crater/lake Manyara/Tarangire/Arusha Park/Lake Eyasi/Lake Victiria
Arrive in Arusha. Dinner and overnight at the Impala Hotel or similar.
After breakfast drive to Arusha National Park for a morning game drive through the puzzling pattern of the Momella Lakes. You will also have some scenic moments from a couple of view points along the rim of the Ngurdoto Crater.
Hot Lunch at Momella Wildlife Lodge. Afternoon game drive in the forested area. Late afternoon or early evening return to Impala Hotel for dinner and overnight.
Drive to the Tarangire National Park famous for its huge concentration of the gigantic baobab trees and the huge elephants. Lunch at Tarangire Safari Lodge. Afternoon game drive.
Dinner and overnight at the Tarangire Safari Lode or similar.
Early morning game drive followed by late breakfast. Thereafter, depart for Manyara.
Lunch at Lake Manyara Hotel or similar. Afternoon game drive in Lake Manyara National Park.
Dinner and overnight at the Lake Manyara Hotel or similar.
After breakfast, take a guided walk through the Mto Wa Mbu Settlement where you will visit the rice farms, fruits farms, a kindergarten and the local market. If still energetic, continue to Miwaleni lake full of papyrus reeds where bird life is both varied and in abundance.
Lunch at Kirurumu Tented Lodge. In the afternoon, drive to Lake Eyasi.
Dinner and overnight at a Kisima Ngeda Camp or similar.
After breakfast we will visit the local tribes including the Hadzapi who mainly live on hunting and gathering.
You will also have the opportunity to visit the Datoga – a tall proud people who are extremely conservative on cultural issues. Visit the seasonal Lake Eyasi where there are some hot springs and some strange vegetation.
Dinner and overnight at the Kisima Ngeda Camp or similar.
After breakfast, drive to the Serengeti. Picnic lunches at midday. A short game drive en route.
Dinner and overnight at Seronera Wildlife Lodge or similar.
After breakfast. Morning and afternoon game drives in the amazing short-grass plains punctuated by the presence of huge rock outcrops called kopjes. All meals and overnight at Seronera Wildlife Lodge or similar.
With lunch boxes, proceed to the western corridor as you view game. Late afternoon, arrive at the Lake Victoria – the source of River Nile. Dinner and overnight at Speke Bay Lodge situated on the shores of this big famous Lake.
Days 10 & 11
Spend these two days either relaxing at the shores of the lake enjoying the cool breeze, or simply take a walk through the surrounding farm land, or a drive to the closest market. The features of this third-biggest lake in the world are as amazing as the reliance of the Egyptians’ livelihood on the Nile.
All meals and overnight at the Speke Bay Lodge.
After breakfast, take picnic lunches and drive Eastwards at a leisurely pace to Ngorogoro via the Oldupai Gorge.
Late afternoon arrive at your lodge which is scenically located.
Dinner and overnight at the Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge or similar.
With picnic lunches, descend into the crater for a game drive. Thereafter, ascend out and head back to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
After breakfast, drive back to Arusha.
Lunch at a Hotel.
•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.
•Items of a personal nature such as passport, visa, traveler’s insurance.
•Tips to driver-guide.