12 Days Exotic Tanzania Wildlife Excursion South & Central
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|Exotic Tanzania Wildlife Excursion (12 Days) South & Central||April||02/04/2018||13/04/2018||Exotic Tanzania Wildlife Excursion (12 Days) South & Central||September||05/09/2018||16/09/2018|
Day 1. On your Arrival Day
You will be collected from the airport and transferred to your lodge in the forests outside Arusha. Depending on your arrival time, you will have an opportunity to explore the lodge grounds, go for a dip in the swimming pool or partake in any of the offered additional activities available. Arumeru River Lodge (Bb)
Day 2 Arusha National Park.
After the breakfast from your hotel we will drive to Arusha National Park, full day game viewing and some relaxed game walking. This beautiful park is located only 32 km (20 mi) northeast of Arusha. It covers an area of 137 sq. km's (58 sq. mi) and is known as "Serengeti Ndogo" meaning "little Serengeti". The peaks of Mt Kilimanjaro and Mt Meru surround the park and can be seen on a clear day. The black and white colobus monkey is the park's mascot and can been seen swan-diving from branch to branch. The park also contains blue monkeys, olive baboons, elephants, hippo, leopard, hyena, zebra and antelope. The park is famous for its 400 species of migrant and resident birds. Overnight stay at Arumeru River Lodge (fb)
Day 3. Tarangire National Park.
Drive from Arusha to Tarangire National Park for game drive, Tarangire is the sixth largest national park covers an area of approximately 2,600 square kilometers. Tarangire is famous for its huge number of elephants, baobab trees and tree climbing African pythons. Stay overnight at Maramboi Tented Lodge (fb)
Day 4. Lake Manyara National Park.
Today this morning drive to the Lake Manyara National Park, a unique and picturesque park with a stunning lake, inspiring views and very varied wildlife and birdlife viewing. Lake Manyara is a shallow, alkaline lake that is part of the Rift Valley wall; the lake is at the base of this dramatic western escarpment giving it a beautiful and serene setting. In addition to this peaceful setting, Lake Manyara’s main attractions are its rich bird life, tree climbing lions and its hippos which you can see at a closer range than any other places. Overnight stay at Tloma Mountain Lodge (fb)
Day 5. Ngorongoro-Ndutu
Morning after your breakfast we drive to Ndutu area where the wildebeest migration are expected to be, the time to visit Ndutu is during the rainy season. After the first heavy storms the plains are instantly transformed and the migrant wildebeest, zebra and Thomson's gazelle come feast on the lush green pastures and give birth to feast on the lush green pastures and give birth to their young... other variety of animals including - lions, cheetah, hartebeest, Kirk`s dik-dik can been seen! Stay overnight at Mbugani Luxury tented camp (fb)
Day 6 & 7. Ngorongoro-Ndutu
Enjoy a full day game drive in the Ndutu area explore the range of different habitats that include swamps, woodland, soda lakes and the world famous Serengeti short grass plains. See great herds of wildebeest and zebra. During a short time frame around February, normally lasting for about 3 weeks, the majority of the wildebeest calve. The sea of grass provides little cover and the young are easy pickings for a variety of predators. Wildebeest calves can run minutes after they are born and within 3 days they are normally strong enough to keep up with the herd. Stay overnight at Mbugani Luxury tented camp (fb)
Day 8. Ndutu/ Central Serengeti National Park.
Drive to the Serengeti National Park, the park covers 14,763 km² (5,700 square miles) of grassland plains and savanna as well as riverine forest and woodlands, exploring the amazing array of wildlife around Serengeti, which is the ideal location for marveling at the annual migration of large herds of animals at this time of the year. The Serengeti’s endless plains provide an exceptional landscape for wildlife viewing; it truly is ultimate safari country. Often spotted in the Serengeti are elephants, hippos, lions, zebras, wildebeests, cheetahs, leopards and more, overnight at Serengeti Acacia Tented camp (fb)
Day 9. Serengeti National Park.
Another full day in Serengeti for game, where breathtaking landscapes, endless horizons and abundant wildlife await you. The Serengeti is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the central part of the park is the ideal location at this time of the year for marveling at the annual wildebeest migration. Overnight stay at Serengeti Acacia Tented camp (fb)
Day 10. Serengeti National Park.
Another half day game drive through the Serengeti, where breathtaking landscapes, endless horizons and abundant wildlife await you. Serengeti was announced UNESCO World Heritage Site and the central part of the park is the ideal location at this time of the year for marveling at the annual wildebeest migration leave the Serengeti and drive to Ngorongoro Crater passing some very scenic landscapes. Overnight stay at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge (Fb)
Day 11. Ngorongoro Cater-Arusha
Descend into the Ngorongoro Crater for a full day crater tour. The world`s heritage site, the incomparable Ngorongoro crater is the world's largest "caldera". Dominated by cliffs standing some 600 meters high and presenting a sheer drop down to a wide open space of some 246 square km, and you may see everything from elephant to lion, and if you’re lucky, the near-extinct black rhino, all amongst large herds of zebra and wildebeest. Stay overnight at Arumeru River Lodge (bb)
Day 12 Arusha-Kilimanjaro Airport
After leisurely breakfast we walk around the town shopping around the souvenir market thereafter we continue to the Kia Lodge ready to be transferred for the evening flight back home.
• Transfer from & to the Airport
• Accommodation at your arrival in (bb) basis
• Accommodation while on safari in full board basis (fb)
• English speaking Safari guide
• Private 4X4 Safari Vehicle with opened roofed
• All park fee, crater Service fees
• Government Taxes
• Mineral water for entire safari etc.
Price does not include
× Any other extra/ optional activities;
× Beverages other than those mentioned in the “included” section Tips and gratuities for guides, drivers and lodge/camp staff;
× Airport taxes and security fees (unless mentioned specifically, taxes/fees must be paid direct at airport);
× Your international flights to and from Dar es Salaam;
× Phone calls