This will be the very fantastic tours & safaris to you, FOOT SLOPES TOURS & SAFARIS will drive you to the most popular and best destination for the tours and game drive in the world, you will be able to see and take photos while you're on the way to this national parks lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangire, Lake Eyasi (Datoga & Hadzabe) Mt Hanang tour, Arusha National park Materuni and Kikuletwa Hot Spring
Arrive Kilimanjaro International Airport. We will be met at the Airport to start the "Adventure of a Lifetime". First we will take you to Ilboru Safari Lodge, situated on what is reputed to be the largest coffee estate in Tanzania, designed around the original plantation houses, it offers splendid views of Mt Meru, in extremely comfortable settings, and beautiful grounds. Dinner and a relaxing night depending upon flights.
Day 2: Materuni waterfall and Kikuletwa Hot spring tour
Early in the morning picking up you from the lodge drive you to explore a tropical forest with coffee and banana plantations, hundreds of trees and wild flowers, the Materuni waterfall bring your swimsuit on a hot day and take a refreshing dip!
Enjoy a guided tour of the coffee-making process with local farmers who show you how they collect beans by hand and roast them. Finish the day off by enjoying a cup of freshly brewed coffee you've taken from bean to brew all by yourself, after that experience we will take you to dust road and drive for about 55 to 1:15hrs through the local villages once approaching the hot spring you will also see some onions farms, varieties of animal, birds and fig trees and many more Your will start enjoying most of the time here spent on swimming and rest, late in the evening drive back by private vehicle start the drive back to hotel for dinner and overnight
Day 3 - Lake Manyara via the Mto wa Mbu village
After breakfast the journey continues to the village of Mto wa Mbu near Lake Manyara. Over the years the village has attracted people from various ethnic groups and the wide variety of backgrounds and ethnicities has created a multicultural atmosphere in Mto wa Mbu. After a short briefing your guide will take you on a walk through the village and its surroundings. From banana plantations to rice fields, from the local medicine man to the local brewery, from the paint and woodcraft workshop to the local school - the village walk gives you an insight into the daily village life. Lunch is prepared by a communal women's group and served at a local compound. It consists of a wide variety of African dishes, giving you the opportunity to taste the traditional food.
After this wonderful experience you will visit the Lake Manyara National Park. The protected area encloses a large part of the alkaline lake of the same name. This amazing lake is the seasonal home of a giant flamingo colony and many more waterfowls. On the lakeshore, you can also observe elephants, hippopotami, buffalos, guenons, banded mongooses and numerous types of gazelles and antelopes. Furthermore the park is well known for its "tree climbing lions". Visitors can regularly observe lions taking a nap in the tree canopies or escaping from the heat on the ground. After watching the animals and exploring the national park, you leave the park in the afternoon and travel to the Kirurumu Manyara Lodge. Soon, the higher lands are reached and a wonderful view of the Maasai Plains and the Lake Manyara opens up before you. Photo stops will be taken and you will be able to enjoy the spectacular views Dinner and overnight at Migunga Tented Camp.
Day 4 - Tarangire National Park
After breakfast at the lodge you leave early to the Tarangire National park. This is the third largest park in Tanzania and it is characterized by the amazingly large herds of elephants that can be encountered in this park. The Baobab trees are one of the other highlights of Tarangire and the Tarangire River that flows all year round is the life blood of the park. Many animals; predators and the preys alike gather around the river where you can do excellent game viewing after game evening late afternoon you will.
Dinner and Overnight is at Maramboi Tented Camp
Day 5 - Tarangire Walking Safari to Mt Hanang Tour
After breakfast from your lodge you will departure for walking tour/Safari in Tarangire National park for 2hrs escorted with Ranger later drive you to the Mt Hanang District to visit the Barabaig people, traditional enemies of the Masai tribe, these Nilotic people have uncontrolled the nomadic life for keeping their herds around the Katesh area later dinner and overnight at the Maramboi Tented Camp
Today in the morning departure from the hotel/lodge to Hanang District close by the beautiful Mount Hanang (3418m), live the Barbaig people whose traditional culture is still unchanged and unspoiled. The women wear traditional goatskin dresses and the men walk around with spears. Visitors can mix freely with the Barbaig, commonly known as the Mangati living in the Mangati plains. Also you will enjoy bird watching, 400 bird species will welcome you on your walks in the area. Our English speaking guides who know the area will help you around. Our Barbaig-born guide will tell you about Barbaig culture who are well known about the nature and people they live in the community.
Dinner & overnight at Maramboi Tented Camp
Start off early with your bushman guide to meet Hadzabe people. Enjoy the Hadzabe tour walking into the bush with the only hunter-gatherers remaining in the East African region. The Hadzabe speak a click-based language and move their encampments with the seasonal movements of the wildlife.
Your guide is a member of the group and will teach you more about how they hunt, track wildlife, make fire, and even take honey from bees nests before introducing you to his people and explaining a little more about the customs and their way of life.
You will return to the camp for lunch.
Dinner and Overnight at Migunga Tented camps
Day 8 & 9 - Lake Eyasi ( Datoga tribe) to Ngorongoro Crater
After breakfast in the campsite, you will depart for a tour in Datoga Village later in the evening begin with a drive to the legendary Ngorongoro Crater. After an overview of the vast crater at the Ngorongoro Viewpoint, we will enter the Crater. Descend down the crater for 5-6hrs "Game Drive" follows where we hopefully will see black rhinos, basking hippos, lions, elephants and some of the amazing bird life which lives in the crater, the extraordinary Kori Buzzard, flamingos, ostriches and many more. The Ngorongoro Crater animals never leave the vast extinct volcano crater surrounded by its 600m high walls, and it has one of the densest wild animal populations in the whole of Africa. Dinner and overnight back at the Ngorongoro Wildlife lodge
Day 10 - Serengeti National Park
We're off to the Serengeti. We will leave the Crater Ring and drive across the plains of the Serengeti to the famous Olduvai Gorge, where the Leakey's discovered the bones and footprints of our "hominid" ancestors - we will visit the museum, which relates the history of the discoveries and where there are some interesting remains on display. Later we'll go on another "Game Drive" on the way to the Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, for dinner & overnight. You will notice the dense slowly gathering herds of grazing animals like Wildebeest and their zebra "out-riders", getting ready for the move into Kenya.
Overnight at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
Day 11 - Serengeti full game drive in National Park
A full day's Game Drive in the Serengeti. We will hopefully see lions, hyenas, leopards, and elephants, as well as the herds of grazing animals moving towards the Grumeti River.
Overnight at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
Day 12 & 13- Serengeti game drive
After breakfast you will have a game drive following the animal Migration at the Northern Serengeti where the migration will be, you can be see wildebeest, zebra, a topi hartebeest, eland, antelope, hyena, varieties of birds singing on the trees also viewing beauty of landscape & nature. Usually At the month of August and November, the migration reaches its northern range: the grasslands on either bank of the crocodile-infested Mara River which the herds must cross not once, but twice, as they complete their migration. Also we will be able to enjoy sunset at Serengeti between 18:20pm -18:40pm after game drive late Overnight at Serengeti Heritage Tented lodge
Day 14- Serengeti to Arusha
Early start we drive back to the Arusha enjoying en route game drive, Where you will stay at the Ilboru Safari Lodge. You will arrive at the lodge in the later evening for dinner and overnight
Day 15 - Arusha National Park
Depart Arusha in the morning with your private guide and travel to Arusha National Park, a short 40 minute drive from Arusha town. The park has an incredible variety of fauna and flora, which cannot fail to impress. Hollywood also chose this region to film the movie "Hartari" in which Hardy Kruger starred alongside the legendary John Wayne. Your day trip includes a visit to the Ngurdoto Crater, affectionately known as the "Little Ngorongoro". Buffaloes, waterbucks, giraffes, warthogs and zebras can all be seen year round as well as many different bird species. At the Momella Gate, an armed ranger will be waiting to accompany you on a walking safari that will give you the chance to experience the wildlife upclose. Only a few other national parks in Tanzania give you such an opportunity and it is something that should not be missed.
Later proceed back to Arusha in the evening for overnight at the lodge
At the last day of your tour we will drop you off in the airport.
Day 16 - Departure to your Home
We will Drop off at the airport Departure to the home where we will say goodbye to you each other remember each for good safari memorable we offer to you
- Government imposed increase of park fees and/or taxes
- Park fees (for non-residents)
- All activities
- All Meals
- Drinking water (on all days)
- All Lodge accommodation
- Roundtrip airport transfer( pick up and drop off in the airport
- A professional driver/guide
- All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
- All Taxes/VAT
- Airport pick up and drop off
- Items of a Personal Nature
- Tips and Gratitudes to Safari Staff
- International air fares.
- Any required Visas.
- Travel Insurance
- Tips of the Driver and Office Staffs
- A warm sweater as the nights can be chilly at high altitudes.
- Comfortable shoes