LOTUS SAFARIS

9 NIGHTS TANZANIA SAFARI (A FAMILY TWIST)

Duration
9 Nights / 10 Days
Validity
1st April to 31st May
Prices
From USD 1,432
Code No
LS2012
Tour Description

Tanzania Safari should be on your bucket list for 2020! A journey to this African country will be an ideal vacation for those who want to explore the real power of the wilderness. Let us make your African dreams come true by preparing a personalized package just for you and your family.

Travel Itinerary
Day 1: Kilimanjaro - Arusha (-/-/D)
  • Pick up from Kilimanjaro and transfer to your hotel in Arusha.
  • Overnight in Arusha.

Logisitic Info approx: 45min drive to your hotel

Day 2: Arusha – Tarangire (B/L/D)
  • Pick up from Kilimanjaro Airport and Transfer to Tarangire with game drive at Tarangire National Park.
  • Overnight in Tarangire

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.

Day 3: Full day game drive Tarangire National Park (B/L/D)
  • After breakfast, full day game drive at Tarangire national park.
  • Overnight in Tarangire

Logisitic Info approx: 8hrs game drive

Day 4: Tarangire – Karatu (B/L/D)
  • After breakfast, Transfer to your hotel in Karatu and Experience Elephant Cave and Quad Biking.
  • Overnight in Karatu.

Logisitic Info approx.: Approx 2hrs Drive

Day 5: Full Day Ngorongoro Crater (B/L/D)
  • After breakfast, Full day game drive at Ngorongoro Crater.
  • Overnight in Karatu.

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

Day 6: Karatu - Serengeti (B/L/D)
  • After Breakfast, transfer from Karatu to Serengeti with en route game drive in Serengeti National Park.
  • Overnight in Serengeti.

Logisitic Info approx: 166 kilometres/5hrs to the Serengeti lodge

Day 7: Full day game drive Serengeti (B/L/D)
  • After breakfast, Full day game drive at Serengeti national park.
  • Overnight in Serengeti.

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.

Day 8: Full day game drive Serengeti (B/L/D)
  • After breakfast, Full day game drive at Serengeti national park.
  • Overnight in Serengeti.

Logisitic Info approx: 8hrs game drive

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.
  • Later on experience Night Game Drive at Manyara National Park
  • Overnight in Manyara.

Logisitic Info approx: 96.6 Km Drive to Olduvai

Day 10: Manyara – Kilimanjaro Airport (B/L/-)
  • After breakfast, Transfer to Airport
Hotel Envisaged

Arusha Villa Karamu Coffee Estate 3* (2 Double rooms)

https://arushavilla.co.tz/

Maramboi Tented Camp 4* (1 Family Room)

http://twctanzania.com/en/accommodation/lake-masek-tented-lodge/

Ngorongoro Farm House 3* (1 Family room)

http://twctanzania.com/en/accommodation/ngorongoro-farm-house/

Serengeti Sopa Lodge 4* (2 Double rooms)

https://www.sopalodges.com/serengeti-sopa-lodge/the-lodge

Mawemawe Manyara Lodge 3* (2 Double rooms)

https://mawemawemanyaralodge.co.tz/

Inclusions
  • Accommodation
  • Safari Vehicle
  • Extra Lunch
  • Transfers
  • Park & Concesion Fees
  • Night Game Drive
  • Quad biking
  • Elephant Cave
  • Crater Entry
  • Water
  • WMA Tarangire
Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Anything not mentioned in inclusions
  • Tipping Guide safari (Non Compulsory) = USD15-20 per guide per day
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