14 DAYS L/MANYARA / SERENGETI / NGORONGORO CRATER /TARANGIRE & ZANZIBAR

A perfect combination of safari and relaxation, visiting Lake Manyara National Park and the Ngorongoro Crater before heading to Serengeti National Park, and then relaxing by the perfect azure waters of Zanzibar.

Safari tour package:
A set-date, set-itinerary, group safari
Price per person*:
$2648 - $2850
Includes internal flights:
Yes
Length of safari:
14 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
Adventure safaris Big five Camping safaris Camping Cultural safaris Cultural Self-drive safaris Self-drive
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Visit four of the most outstanding and varied wildlife areas in northern Tanzania. Encounter some of the most breathtaking scenery and animal and bird life. The Best of Tanganyika Safari incorporates visits to Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area ,Serengeti National Park and Zanzibar. You will also have the opportunity to visit the local market in Karatu, a colourful cultural experience.

DAY 1: - Arrive in Kilimanjaro:-Arrive in Kilimanjaro (advice time) transfer to the hotel in Arusha, the safari capital of northern Tanzania, nestled at the foot of Mt Meru. The rest of the day is yours to rest relax and get ready for the extraordinary adventure that lies ahead Overnight: Arusha OUTPOST LODGE Transfer: AIRPORT-Outpost lodge Meal Plan: HB (DINNER, BREAKFAST) ACCOMMODATION: TRIPLE ROOM

DAY 2: Arusha-lake Manyara National Park:-Tree Climbing Lions & Pink Flamingoes After breakfast you will depart for Lake Manyara. Nestled at the base of the Great Rift Valley Escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as buffalo, elephant, giraffe, impala, hippo and others. Eventually you will arrive and stay overnight at beautiful Lake Manyara, which Ernest Hemingway once called the “The loveliest lake in Africa.” The national park is home to the unique tree-climbing lions of Lake Manyara, which you’ll have the chance to see lounging in the high tree branches. Accommodation at: OCTAGON LODGE Meal Plan: FB (DINNER, BREAKFAST, LUNCH BOX) 4BY4 SAFARI JEEP WITH PHOTOGRAPHIC ROOF HATCH PARK FEES ROOMS: TRIPLE ROOM

DAY 3: Lake Manyara-Serengeti National Park:-After breakfast you start on your way to Serengeti National Park (driving time some 4 hours, but with plenty to see on the way!) En route you will see grazing zebras, antelopes and giraffes and sometimes some buffalos hiding in the bush. The South Serengeti ecosystem belongs partly to the Serengeti National park and partly to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Depending on the time of year and the migration of the herds you can expect to see wildebeest, lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species. After the game drive, you enter the Serengeti National park and drive to your lodge at KATIKATI LODGE Meal Plan: FB (DINNER, BREAKFAST, LUNCH BOX) 4BY4 SAFARI JEEP WITH PHOTOGRAPHIC ROOF HATCH PARK FEES ROOMS: TRIPLE ROOM

DAY 4: Full day Serengeti Game Drives:-early morning game drive takes you again into the protected Serengeti refuge. The breathtaking savannahs are a stunning backdrop to a diverse and abundant wildlife population throughout the entire year. On your return to the camp, a leisurely lunch and time to relax before setting out on the afternoon game drive. After dinner tonight, listen to the sounds of the wilderness and gaze at the changing colors of the African skies overnight at KATIKATI LODGE Meal Plan: FB (DINNER, BREAKFAST, LUNCH BOX) 4BY4 SAFARI JEEP WITH PHOTOGRAPHIC ROOF HATCH PARK FEES ROOMS: TRIPLE ROOM

DAY 5: Serengeti – Olduvai Gorge – Ngorongoro Crater:-early morning game drive in the Serengeti it is the best time to see the animals as they get out from their hide for the morning preys or return from their night hunt. After breakfast you leave for Ngorongoro Conservation Area. On the way you will stop at the Olduvai Gorge where anthropologists Louis and Mary Leakey made many significant discoveries, contributing to the theory that human life originated in Africa. Arrive to Ngorongoro. you will descend into the crater for a wonderful game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater on World Heritage Site holding a permanent population of more than 30 000 animals. As only very few of those migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. The Crater is also home to the rare black rhino almost extinct in Tanzania. With a bit of luck you will see the ‘Big Five’ during one game drive. Overnight at Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge Meal Plan: FB (DINNER, BREAKFAST, LUNCH BOX) 4BY4 SAFARI JEEP WITH PHOTOGRAPHIC ROOF HATCH PARK FEES ROOMS: TRIPLE ROOM

DAY 6:Ngorongoro Crater – Tarangire National Park:-After breakfast we depart for Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. You will spend 2 x nights at Tarangire National Park. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife including lion, leopard, and cheetah and up to six thousand elephant. Overnight at Maramboi Tented Lodge Meal Plan: FB (DINNER, BREAKFAST, LUNCH BOX) 4BY4 SAFARI JEEP WITH PHOTOGRAPHIC ROOF HATCH PARK FEES ROOMS: TRIPLE ROOM                                                

DAY 7: Tarangire National Park – Arusha – Zanzibar:-Morning after breakfast you will drive from Tarangire national park to Arusha Airport for your flight to Zanzibar. You will depart Arusha at 13h00 and arrive in Zanzibar at 14h20 on Coastal Aviation. Upon arrival in Zanzibar, you will be met at the airport and driven to your hotel on Nungwi Beach. You’ll have the rest of the afternoon free to take in the amazing white sand beaches and clear blue waters of the island and overnight at Amaani Beach Bungalows. Flight: ARK TO Z’BAR Transfer: Z’BAR AIRPORT TO NUNGWI Meal Plan: PLAN: BB (BED & BREAKFAST, LUNCH & DINNER) ACCOMMODATION: TRIPLE POOL VIEW ROOM

DAY 8: Zanzibar Beach holidays extension:-Relax and enjoy the beaches of Zanzibar. Do as much or little as you like. This day is totally up to you! Meal Plan:PLAN: BB (BED & BREAKFAST, LUNCH & DINNER) ACCOMMODATION: TRIPLE POOL VIEW ROOM

DAY 9: Zanzibar Beach holidays extension Relax on the Untouched Beaches of Zanzibar Relax and enjoy the beaches of Zanzibar. Do as much or little as you like. This day is totally up to you! Meal Plan: PLAN: BB (BED & BREAKFAST, LUNCH & DINNER) ACCOMMODATION: TRIPLE POOL VIEW ROOM

DAY 10- DAY 11: Zanzibar Beach holidays extension:-Relax at amani beach bungalows Relax and enjoy the beaches of Zanzibar. Do as much or little as you like. This day is totally up to you! Meal Plan: PLAN: BB (BED & BREAKFAST, LUNCH & DINNER) ACCOMMODATION: TRIPLE POOL VIEW ROOM

DAY 12: Beach –Stone Town Hotel:-After breakfast at 09:00hrs our driver will pick you up at reception and transfer to stone town hotel and Overnight Tembo Hotel Meal Plan:PLAN: BB (BED & BREAKFAST, LUNCH & DINNER) ACCOMMODATION: TRIPLE POOL VIEW ROOM

DAY 13: Stone Town Tembo Hotel Relax and enjoy the beaches of Zanzibar. Do as much or little as you like. This day is totally up to you! Meal Plan: PLAN: BB (BED & BREAKFAST, LUNCH & DINNER) ACCOMMODATION: TRIPLE POOL VIEW ROOM

DAY 14: Departure Zanzibar Today you will have to bid a fond farewell to Tanzania& Zanzibar. At the appropriate time you will be taken to Zanzibar Airport for your international flight. (Advice time)

QUOTATION INCLUDES.  

-  Transfers Kilimanjaro/Arusha/airport

- Accommodation and meals as indicated above with private bathrooms during safari.

- Game drives as indicated in the Itinerary.

- Services of our English Speaking driver guides.

- 4WD Jeep with Pop up roofs for optimal game viewing.

- Park entrance & Conservation Fees to Game reserve.

-Flight Arusha- Zanzibar

-Accommodation in Zanzibar as indicated above with private bathrooms.

-Transfers Zanzibar Airport / Hotel / Zanzibar Airport

 

QUOTATION EXCLUDES.

- International flights & Visa fees.

- Additional sightseeing or deviation from the itinerary.

- All items of a personal nature e.g. tobacco, laundry, phone calls, drinks & beverages. 

- Any other items not specified above.

 

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • OUTPOST LODGE
  • OCTAGON LODGE
  • KATIKATI LODGE
  • Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge
  • Maramboi Tented Lodge

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Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

Aardvark
Aardvark
African buffalo
African buffalo
African caracal
African caracal
Baboon
Baboon
Bat-eared fox
Bat-eared fox
Rhinoceros
Rhinoceros
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Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
Cultural / Tribal visits
Cultural / Tribal visits
Game drives
Game drives
Hot air balloons
Hot air balloons
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