This extraordinary Tanzania Luxury Safari takes the traveler to the best Tanzania Game Sanctuaries before ending on the mystical island of Zanzibar to sample the rich cuisine of the Spice Island and also relax on the pristine beaches or engage in water sports such as deep sea diving, snorkeling, wind surfing etc. Accommodation is in upmarket properties throughout the tour and transportation is by Safari Land Cruiser with the services of an experienced English speaking driver guide
Day 1 Arrival in Arusha
Our representative will pick you from arrival point and then take you to the Moivaro Coffee Lodge in Arusha. You will be briefed about your safari and will spend the afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight at Moivaro Coffee Lodge.
Day 2 Departure to Lake Manyara
Your Safari starts with the drive to Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and others. Overnight at E Unoto Retreat at Lake Manyara. All meals included
Day 3 Serengeti
After breakfast you start on your way to Serengeti National Park. A picnic lunch will be provided. On the way you will stop at the Olduvai Gorge where anthropologists Louis and Mary Leakey made many significant discoveries, contributing to the theory that human life originated in Africa. After stopping for your picnic lunch on a kopje (rock outcropping) in Serengeti you will continue further into the park and go on a game drive. Overnight Serengeti Sopa Lodge or our luxury tented camping the Serengeti. All meals included
Day 4 Serengeti game view
Early morning game drive in the park then back to the lodge for lunch, afternoon game drive in the Serengeti, dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge or our luxury tented camp. All meals included
Day 5 Serengeti to Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast drive to Ngorongoro Crater. After checking in to your lodge, perched high on the crater rim, and enjoying lunch, you will descend the crater walls and spend the afternoon and early evening viewing wildlife on the crater floor. Overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge at Ngorongoro. All meals included
Day 6 Ngorongoro Crater
Early morning game drive (with a picnic lunch) inside the Ngorongoro Crater. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species. Your Driver/Guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will amaze you with his skill at locating the hidden animals.
In the afternoon walking Safari on the crater rim. Overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge at Ngorongoro. All meals included
(Note: on that day it is also possible to do a full day walking Safari in the Olmoti or Empakaai Crater, in the Ngorongoro Highlands)
Day 7 Visit of a Masai village, then proceed to Arusha
After breakfast we will visit a Masai Village at Lake Manyara, then proceed to Arusha, and overnight in Moivaro Coffee Lodge. All meals included
Day 8 Zanzibar
After breakfast you will be transferred to Kilimanjaro airport for your flight to Zanzibar. After arrival on Zanzibar we will do the Spice Tour on the way to the East Coast. You will learn about Spices and herbs Zanzibar is famous for. Overnight in the Matemwe Bungalows (or similar).
Day 9- 10 Beach Hotel Zanzibar
Relax and enjoy Zanzibar's East Coast around Matemwe Bungalows. One day we'll head to Mnemba Island, fantastic for snorkeling. From the sailing boat often you can see dolphins.
Day 11 Departure
After breakfast you are ferried to the airport for your flight back home.