9 NIGHTS TANZANIA SAFARI - NORTHERN CIRCUIT

Code: LS2919

Recommendation: LOTUS SAFARI

Travel Dates: 1st April 2020 to 31st May 2020

DAY 1: Kilimanjaro - Arusha (-/-/D)

Pick up from Kilimanjaro and transfer to your hotel in Arusha.

Logisitic Info approx:

45min drive to your hotel

Overnight in Arusha.

DAY 2: Arusha – Tarangire (B/L/D)

Pick up from Kilimanjaro Airport and Transfer to Tarangire with game drive in Tarangire National Park.

Logisitic Info approx.:

  • Approx 3hrs drive
  • 4hrs game drive.

At 2,600km², Tarangire is far from being the biggest of the Tanzanian parks, but its unrivalled landscape of open plains, dotted with thousands of baobabs, is unforgettable. About 120kms south of Arusha, Tarangire is known for its very big herds of buffalo & Elephants. This is one of Africa’s little-known gems and should be on the itinerary of all lovers of wilderness and solitude. The game numbers are staggering: 30,000 zebra, 25,000 wildebeest, 5,000 buffalo, 3,000 elephant, 2,500 Masai giraffe and over 1,000 fringe-eared Oryx (gemsbok). Birders will want to look out for the endemic ashy starling, rufous-tailed weaver and black-collared lovebird.

Overnight in Tarangire

DAY 3: Full day game drive Tarangire National Park (B/L/D)

After breakfast, Full day game drive at Tarangire national park.

Logisitic Info approx:

8hrs game drive

At 2,600km², Tarangire is far from being the biggest of the Tanzanian parks, but its unrivalled landscape of open plains, dotted with thousands of baobabs, is unforgettable. About 120kms south of Arusha, Tarangire is known for its very big herds of buffalo & Elephants. This is one of Africa’s little-known gems and should be on the itinerary of all lovers of wilderness and solitude. The game numbers are staggering: 30,000 zebra, 25,000 wildebeest, 5,000 buffalo, 3,000 elephant, 2,500 Masai giraffe and over 1,000 fringe-eared Oryx (gemsbok). Birders will want to look out for the endemic ashy starling, rufous-tailed weaver and black-collared lovebird.

Overnight in Tarangire

Day 4: Tarangire – Karatu (B/L/D)

After breakfast, Transfer to your hotel in Karatu and Experience Elephant Cave and Quad Biking.

Logisitic Info approx.:

  • Approx 2hrs Drive

Overnight in Karatu.

DAY 5: Full Day Ngorongoro Crater (B/L/D)

After breakfast, Full day game drive at Ngorongoro Crater.

Logisitic Info approx:

8hrs game drive

The Ngorongoro crater is a conservation area and a UNESCO World Heritage Site located 210 km west of Arusha. Known as ‘the eighth wonder of the world' the Ngorongoro Crater is one of Africa's best-known wildlife arenas. It offers a unique biosphere, which has remained virtually unchanged since the dawn of time. Deep within the Crater, enclosed by towering walls, some 25,000 large mammals wander the lains, lakes and forests of ‘the land that time forgot', dominated by enormous bull elephants, rhinos and lions

Overnight in Karatu.

DAY 6: Karatu - Serengeti (B/L/D)

After Breakfast, transfer from Karatu to Serengeti with en route game drive in Serengeti National Park.

Logisitic Info approx:

166 kilometres/5hrs to the Serengeti lodge

Overnight in Serengeti.

DAY 7: Full day game drive Serengeti (B/L/D)

After breakfast, Full day game drive at Serengeti national park.

Logisitic Info approx:

8hrs game drive

The Park is undoubtedly the best-known wildlife sanctuary in the world, unequalled for its natural beauty and scientific value. With more than two million wildebeests, half a million Thomson's gazelles, and a quarter million zebras, it has the greatest concentration of plains game in Africa. The wildebeest

and zebra moreover form the star cast of a unique spectacular - the annual Serengeti migration. The name 'Serengeti' comes from the Maasai language and appropriately means an 'extended place'.

The National Park, with an area of 12,950 square kilometers, is as big as Northern Ireland, but its ecosystem, which includes the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, the Maswa Game Reserve and the Maasai Mara Game.reserve

(in Kenya), is roughly the size of Kuwait. It lies between the shores of Lake Victoria in the west, Lake Eyasi in the south, and the Great Rift Valley to the east. As such, it offers the most complex and least disturbed ecosystem on earth.

Overnight in Serengeti.

DAY 8: Full day game drive Serengeti (B/L/D)

After breakfast, Full day game drive at Serengeti national park.

Logisitic Info approx:

8hrs game drive

The Park is undoubtedly the best-known wildlife sanctuary in the world, unequalled for its natural beauty and scientific value. With more than two million wildebeests, half a million Thomson's gazelles, and a quarter million zebras, it has the greatest concentration of plains game in Africa. The wildebeest

and zebra moreover form the star cast of a unique spectacular - the annual Serengeti migration. The name 'Serengeti' comes from the Maasai language and appropriately means an 'extended place'.

The National Park, with an area of 12,950 square kilometers, is as big as Northern Ireland, but its ecosystem, which includes the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, the Maswa Game Reserve and the Maasai Mara Game.reserve

(in Kenya), is roughly the size of Kuwait. It lies between the shores of Lake Victoria in the west, Lake Eyasi in the south, and the Great Rift Valley to the east. As such, it offers the most complex and least disturbed ecosystem on earth.

Overnight in Serengeti.

DAY 9: Serengeti – Olduvai Gorge - Manyara (B/L/D)

After breakfast, you will be met and experience Olduvai Gorge and later with transfer to Manayara.

Logisitic Info approx:

96.6 Km Drive to Olduvai

Later on experience Night Game Drive at Manyara National Park

Overnight in Manyara.

DAY 10: Manyara – Kilimanjaro Airport (B/L/-)

After breakfast, Transfer to Airport

Hotel Envisaged:

Arusha Villa Karamu Coffee Estate 3* - 1 night

Maramboi Tented Camp 4* - 2 nights

Ngorongoro Farm House 3* - 2 nights

Serengeti Sopa Lodge 4* - 3 nights

Mawemawe Manyara Lodge 3* - 1 night

Cost:

USD 3,480 per Adult sharing

USD 1,432 per Child sharing

Inclusions:

  • 01 night accommodation in Arusha on breakfast basis
  • 02 nights accommodation in Tarangire on Full board basis
  • 02 nights accommodation in Karatu on Full board basis
  • 03 nights accommodation in Serengeti on Full Board basis
  • 02 nights accommodation in Manyara on Full Board basis
  • Services of a 4x4 vehicle with driver and fuel for 10 days
  • Extra Lunch
  • Return Transfers
  • Park Fees Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Olduvai, Manyara, Tarangire
  • Night Game Drive
  • Night Game Park Fees
  • Quad biking
  • Elephant Cave
  • Crater Entry
  • Water
  • WMA Tarangire
  • Concession fee Serengeti

Exclusions:

  • Anything not mentioned above

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