Day 1: Arrival
Upon arrival, pick up from the Kilimanjaro airport and transfer to the Serena Mountain village for refreshing and a bit of rest after a long flight. Dinner and overnight at the Serena Mountain Village.
Day 2: Arusha to Lake Manyara
After an early morning breakfast, depart Arusha and drive slowly across the scenic coffee plantations to Lake Manyara. Have an entire morning game viewing as well as bird watching along the shores of Lake Manyara. Lake Mayara is famed for its abundance in bird-life with thousands of flamingoes lining up the shores. Lunch will be at the Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge. After lunch, afternoon/evening game drive will be at 3.30 to 6.00 p.m. when you return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at the Lake Manyara Serena.
Day 3: Lake Manyara to Tarangire
After an early morning breakfast, depart Lake Manyara and have an hour or so drive to the Tarangire National Park. Morning game drive extending to lunch hour. Lunch will be at the Tarangire Sopa lodge. Amongst the attractions here include the large number of forest elephants and the tree climbing lions. Lunch will be at the Tarangire Sopa Lodge. After lunch, afternoon/evening game drive at 4.00 to 6.00 p.m. Dinner and overnight at the Tarangire Sopa Lodge.
Day 4: Tarangire to Ngorongoro
Have an early morning game drive before breakfast at 6.30 a.m to 8.00 a.m followed by breakfast. After breakfast, depart Tarangire and drive to Ngorongoro conservation area. Check in at the Ngorongoro Serena as well as pickyour packed lunch. Spend the whole afternoon at the crater floor. At 5.00 p.m, start your ascent to the crater rim. Dinner and overnight at the Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge.
Day 5: Ngorongoro to Serengeti
Depart after breakfast and drive to the Serengeti plains. Drive slowly deep into the Serengeti as you have your game drive. Arrive at the Serengeti Serena in good time for lunch. After lunch, afternoon game drive at 4.00 to 6.00 p.m. Dinner and overnight at the Serengeti Serena.
Day 6: Serengeti
Today you will spend the whole day on game drives with a break for lunch at the Serengeti serena. You may choose to have packed lunch to make good use of the day. Dinner and overnight at the Serengeti Serena.
Day 7: Serengeti to Ndutu area.
After breakfast, depart Serengeti and drive to Lake Ndutu and the Oldupai gorge. Packed lunch will be served at a picnic site. Arrive at the Ndutu safari lodge for dinner and overnight in the early evening hours.
Day 8: Ndutu to Arusha- Zanzibar
Have an early morning game drive at 6.30 a.m to 8.00 a.m followed by breakfast. After breakfast, depart Ndutu and have a leisurely drive to Arusha for lunch. After lunch, transfer to the Kilimanjaro airport for your afternoon/evening flight to Zanzibar. Upon arrival at Zanzibar, you will be picked from the airport and transferred to the Breezes beach club for dinner and overnight.
Day 10, 11, 12 and 13: Zanzibar
Spend your time at the Breezes Beach hotel. Optional tours are available at the Hotel to Various attractions to Zanzibar.
Day 14: Transfer from Breezes beach club to Zanzibar airport to your flight home.
Price includes internal flight, park conservation fees, game drives in a private safari jeep, full board accommodation, services of an English speaking driver-guide, all taxes and levies, drinking water while on safari, emergency air medical evacuation cover and all airport transfers.
***This safari trip is customizable to suite your traveling taste and budget. You may choose from the many available accommodation options both on safari and in Zanzibar. You may also alter the sequence and length of stay at parks visited by this itinerary***