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16 Days Safaris Tanzania & Zanzibar

16 Days Safaris Tanzania & Zanzibar

This safari is well-suited for travellers with more time to discover the immense variety of East Africa. You will visit the highlights of northern Tanzania such as the Tarangire National Park, the Ngorongoro Crater and the wide-open plains of the Serengeti.

 

Day 1-8 | Tanzania

Tarangire National Park – Game drives
Makuyuni – Visit of Masai village
Mto wa Mbu – Traditional, African lunch
African Rift Valley – Viewpoint
Ngorongoro Crater – Game drive
Serengeti National Park – Game drives


Day 8-16 | Kenya

Arusha
Moshi-Dar es salaam
Zanzibar

 

DAY 1: ARRIVING

Picked up from Kilimanjaro airport with your driver and driven to Arusha town where you will be dropped at the hotel for overnight, Transfer from airport to the hotel will take 45 minutes.


DAY 2: TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK

Safari to Tarangire National Park starts at 08.30 am, for about 2hrs. This park is often referred to as the "home of elephants", you have a great chance to spot elephants in large groups gathering around the Tarangire River. Other animals to be spotted include leopards, lions, giraffes and even tree-climbing pythons. After full day game drive in Tarangire, later evening you will drive to Manyara (Mto wa Mbu) for dinner and overnight.
Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY 3: MANYARA – SERENGETI

Early breakfast at 8:00am. Game drive en route to Serengeti National Park. Serengeti is the largest and most famous park in Tanzania, known worldwide for its endless plains, wildebeest-migration, herds of lions and other predators like hyenas, cheetahs and leopards. Crocodiles can be found in the Grumeti River, as well as hippos, giraffes, antelopes, and gazelles. Dinner and overnight in the heart of Serengeti.
Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY 4: SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK

From early in the morning you will do a full day game drive in Serengeti searching for big game animals with different actions like fighting, playing, killings and matting. You will continue with a game drive until sunset when you will drive back to the camp/lodge for dinner and overnight.
Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY 5: SERENGETI- NGORONGORO

Half day game drive in Seerengeti, this will start from early in the morning until lunch time when you will drive to Ngorongoro at a rim of crater for dinner and overnight.
Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY 6: NGORONGORO CRATER

Wake up early in the morning drive down to Ngorongoro crater. Here you can do a game drive inside the crater and is the only place you can spot black rhino and all big game animals like buffalo, elephant, lions and so many animals, Lunch will take place at the picnic site at the crater floor. In the afternoon, drive to Manyara for dinner and overnight..
Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY 7: MTO WA MBU CULTURAL TOUR

This day you will visit local people living in this place with walking tour to the banana farms, rice farms then later you will have a chance to see and taste local food and local beer (brewer) made by banana called “Mbege”

After walking you will do biking safari around the village and towards to the lake shore with close view of the Lake Manyara

At a lunch time, you will go back to the camp for lunch and pack for drive to Arusha .
Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY 8: ARUSHA – OLPOPONG (MAASAI VILLAGE)

Drive from Arusha to Olpopongi, this is a name from Maasai language given to a cactus tree, this village called this name because of many cactus at that area. Hire you will experience a culture of Maasai people, see how they run the whole life, sleeping at a real Maasai house, dancing, learn they use the environment to get local medicine for a full day when you will have dinner and overnight at the village in the local houses .
Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY 9: MATERUNI WATERFALLS & COFFEE TOUR

After breakfast, you will drive to Moshi to Materuni waterfalls. Materuni is a village found at the slopes of Mt.Kilimanjaro which is owned by chagga tribe whose lives at all side of the slopes of Mt.Kilimanjaro. This was the first place were coffee plant introduced for the first time in East Africa. You will learn and join to process coffee from pick them from tree, peel their outer cover, wash and dry them, pound to remove the second cover, roast them, grand to have coffee powder and make a cup of coffee by your own on leading with the local people through the local way and using local machines and tools, this cup of coffee called organic coffee with the less of caffeine and no any chemical used to treat or to boost these local coffee plants

After coffee, you will visit water falls that’s you will walk for 45mn to go and 45mn back. This waterfall has 90mt high and look so beautiful by surrounded with open forest in the village. It has a pool where you can swim but the water hire is very cold due to elevation of 2400metres above the sea level. Also, you will have a chance to taste a local banana beer which made by banana and millets and it is originated in this place. This is the longest waterfalls at Kilimanjaro region.
Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY 10: MOSHI – DAR ES SALAAM

Take a bus for a whole day to dar es salaam


Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY 11: DAR ES SALAAM

A day to see around the City in Dar es Salaam


Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY 12: DAR ES SALAAM - ZANZIBAR

Take a boat from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar when you will arrive at afternoon


Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY DAY 13: STONE TOWN TOUR & PRISON ISLAND

Start with spice tour and Stone town tour then later afternoon take a dhow to Prison Island, this place you will see giant’s tortoise, peacock birds and later evening drive to the resort for dinner and overnight


Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY DAY 14: JOZAN FOREST

This day you will visit Jozan forest where you will see Red Colobus monkey which is the only place you can see them. Here you will do a walking tour then later you drive back to the Resort


Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY DAY 15: RELAXING DAY

Just a day of relaxing at the Resort and enjoy a beautifully beach front of the office


Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


DAY DAY 16: DEPPARTING DAY

The last day when you will have picked up from the hotel after lunch and drive to Zanzibar airport for catching the flight back homem


Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


Price Include
Camping safari according to the itinerary
Transportation in a 4×4 safari vehicle
Professional, English-speaking guide
Professional, English-speaking safari cook
Overnight stays in safari tents
Camping equipment (tents, sleeping mats, chairs, tables etc.)
Meals according to the itinerary
Mineral water
All mentioned activities
All national park fees
Flying Doctors insurance (AMREF) during the safariAll mentioned transfer

Price exclude
Sleeping bag
Flights
Optional activities
Alcoholic and soft drinks
Visa fees
Tips
Personal spending money for souvenirs etc.
Travel insurance