The itinerary will take you to four incredible wildlife areas where amazing sightings awaits. Begin your wildlife experience with exploring the dotted baobab of Tarangire, before moving to Manyara to find the well talked tree climbing lion. The drama unfold in the NCCA with the wildebeest dropping their babies, with a host of predators gorging themselves. The Serengeti Gol Mountain awaits to be explored and will give you unmatched cheetah and lion sighting of the crowed of other jeeps. End your safari with a stay in Ras Nungwi sheer relaxation.
Itinerary at glance
- Wildebeest calving in Ndutu and Ngorongoro.
- Local lunch in Manyara.
- Big cats in Serengeti.
- Spice tour in Zanzibar.
Day By Day Description
Arrive Kilimanjaro airport and transferred to Mount Meru hotel.
Tarangire National Park
In the morning you will be picked from your hotel and drive to Tarangire National Park for game viewing the Giant baobab trees, bush savannah and the seasonal marshes add to the wonder of this nature reserve. The Tarangire National Park is considered as one of the best places to view elephants up close, not only because there are thousands of animals but also because they are not disturbed by the presence of vehicles. The park is also home to buffaloes, zebras and wildebeests which are always closely followed by a range of predators such as lions, Leopard, and cheetah late in the drive to tour lodge. Dinner and overnight Maramboi tented camp.
Activities: Game Viewing
Lake Manyara National Park
After breakfast onward to Lake Manyara, the park is known for its over 400 bird species, primate-filled forests and grassy plains. A large area of the park is covered by the alkaline Lake, the seasonal breeding grounds for large colonies of water birds, the forest around the gate is a good nesting area for pelicans, herons and marabou stock ,The park is also home to giraffes, hippos, wildebeests, impalas and groups of noisy monkeys and baboons. Lunch will be taken under the banana farm prepared by the local women of mto wa mbu, afternoon drive to the farm house. Serena hotel.
Activities: Game Viewing, Local Lunch, Dinner and Overnight
After early breakfast descend down to the crater with picnic lunch for your game viewing, this is also one of the places left where you can see the endangered black rhino. Exploring the crater habitats offers an opportunity to see different species like, jackals, and hyena, hippos and mammoth elephants. Later onwards to Ndutu. Dinner and overnight ndutu safari lodge.
Activities: Game Viewing
Day 5 & 6
The two days will be spend exploring these scintillating habitats of acacia woodland, alkaline lakes, seasonal water holes and the eye catching plains. These are the area where 8000 wildebeest calves are born every day in a period of two weeks depending on the rain paten These phenomena takes place between the mid of January to February every year, of road driving is allowed giving you the up close with the predators of the might ndutu area. The sightings include lion, cheetah, leopard, caracal, hyena, bat eared foxes, and the rare striped hyena and wild dog. Dinner and overnight Ndutu safari lodge.
Activities: Game Viewing, Walking along the Wildebeest
Day 7 & 8
Serengeti National Park
After breakfast drive to Serengeti with your picnic lunch and within these two days we will explore the intimidating habitats of Serengeti starting from Gol mountain, seronera valley, the kopjes, and the eastern plains, looking for the big pride of lion which lord the plains, cheetah leopard and other sighting may include, the great migration depending on the time of the year, elephants, giraffe, impalas and hippo. Dinner and overnight Tortilis tented camp.
Activities: Game Viewing and Balloon Safari
After breakfast drive to Seronera airstrip with picnic lunch for your flight to Zanzibar (you might have to change flights at Arusha airport). In Zanzibar you will be transferred to Ras Nungwi hotel.
Activities: Diving, Kayaking, Spice Tour and Stone Town Tour
Day 10 & 11
Days spent relaxing at the beach. The lodge organizes activities like walking, diving, and fishing, and you may want to book those activities directly with the lodge. All meals and overnight will be at Ras Nungwi Hotel
After breakfast, you will have the day spent relaxing at the beach. Lunch will be at Ras Nungwi. In the afternoon you will be transferred to Zanzibar Airport and connect home.