Highlights

* Shared game drives in Central Serengeti

* Shared game drives in Lake Manyara National Park

* Shared game drives in Tarangire National Park

* Tour the Ngorongoro Crater

* Classic accommodations in prime locations

* Year round Big-5 game viewing

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arusha

Arrive at Kilimanjaro Airport, where you are met and transferred to Ilboru Safari Lodge, located a short distance from Arusha Town Centre.

** Please note that the earliest check-in at Ilboru Safari Lodge is at 14.00.

Overnight: Ilborou Safari Lodge (Bed and Breakfast) 

Day 2: Lake Manyara National Park

Morning at leisure and safari briefing followed by lunch.

In the afternoon, depart Arusha passing through the Masai Steppe filled with picturesque African villages as well as maize, coffee and banana plantations. Arrive at the village of Mto wa Mbu where you will find Lake Manyara Wildlife Safari Camp ready to welcome you.

Overnight: Lake Manyara Wildlife Camp (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) 

Day 3: Central Serengeti

This morning, enjoy a game drive in Lake Manyara National Park.

After lunch, leave Lake Manyara behind and journey across the beautiful highlands filled with wheat and coffee plantations towards the vast plains of the Serengeti. You may start spotting game well before you reach the park.

Overnight: Kati Kati Camp (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) 

Day 4: Central Serengeti

Enjoy both morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park which is home to the Big 5; (elephant, lion, rhino, buffalo and leopard) and a wealth of wildlife and beautiful open landscapes.

It is possible to pre-book an optional early morning balloon safari.

Overnight: Kati Kati Camp (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) 

Day 5: Karatu

After breakfast depart for the Ngorongoro highlands, stopping off for a picnic lunch. You will pass along the rim of the crater and descend to Ngorongoro Farmhouse for a stay of two nights. The lodge is surrounded by farmland and a view of the back wall of the crater.

Overnight: Ngorongoro Farm House (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) 

Day 6: Karatu

A highlight awaits you this morning as you descend through the early morning mists 2,000 feet into the Ngorongoro Crater.

Ngorongoro Crater is the World’s largest intact volcanic caldera. The crater floor is comprised of distinct areas, ranging from forest, swamps, lakes and springs, to open grassland and sandy dunes. It is an awesome wildlife experience and it is possible to see the Big-5 in a relatively small area!

Overnight: Ngorongoro Farm House (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) 

Day 7: Lake Burunge

Depart Ngorongoro Crater and head back through the highlands and the Karatu district, where you can view the scenic wheat plains and coffee plantations.

Stop for lunch at Lake Burunge Tented Camp, before continuing on to Tarangire Park Gate. Spend the afternoon game viewing and enjoying the sight of majestic baobab trees.

Overnight: Lake Burunge Tented Camp (Full Board – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) 

Day 8: End of Itinerary

Transfer to Arusha passing through the Masai Steppe filled with picturesque African villages as well as maize, coffee and banana plantations.

Lunch is provided in Arusha followed by a transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport, where you continue with your own onward arrangements. Please book an international flight departing after 16:00hrs.

Tour Code

WBT8(TWC)GRP

Price

From: USD $2,710 per person (based on 2 people sharing 1 April – 10 June 2020).

This is a scheduled group tour departing every Saturday throughout the year.

** Please contact us for pricing on other months or for solo traveller rates.

This itinerary is also available as a PRIVATE SAFARI, departing on any dates to suit you. Please contact us for prices.

Price Includes

 Meet and greet services

 Guaranteed window seat in shared 4×4 safari vehicle with pop-up roof for game viewing

 Services of a bilingual English speaking driver-guide

 Shared game drives and Ngorongoro Crater tour

 All accommodation and meals as specified

 All park fees and government taxes

 One bottle of water per person per day during game drives

Price Excludes

 International Flights

 Visas

 Travel Insurance

 Laundry service

 Tipping

 Drinks

 Any other services not listed

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