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This safari has been custom designed to provide the classic East Africa safari experience Tanzania All-Inclusive Safari Holidays– staying at Luxury Safari Camps and lodges, traversing wide open plains teeming with animals in amazing quantities, and experiencing vibrant culture. The trip is focused on having the highest quality wildlife viewing, with top guiding and time to view the fascinating behavior of animals. We have designed it to suit a relaxed pace and thorough time spent in each region.
Embark on a 14-day adventure through the heart of Tanzania with our All-Inclusive Safari Holidays. Begin your journey at Arusha National Park, a gem nestled at the foothills of Mount Meru, boasting diverse landscapes and rich wildlife. Tarangire National Park beckons with its iconic baobab trees and a plethora of elephants roaming freely.
Lake Eyasi invites you to connect with the indigenous Hadzabe and Datoga tribes, offering a unique cultural experience. Experience the ethereal beauty of Lake Manyara, where flamingos dance in the shimmering waters against a stunning backdrop.
The highlight of your safari is the Ngorongoro Crater, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, teeming with an abundance of wildlife within its volcanic caldera. Conclude your journey in the Northern Serengeti National Park.
Destination to Visit: Arusha National Park, Tarangire National Park, Lake Eyasi, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro crater and Northern Serengeti National Park Migration.
Experience the ultimate Tanzania all-inclusive safari holidays with our 14-day adventure. Discover the untamed beauty of the Serengeti, witness the stunning Ngorongoro Crater, and explore the unique landscapes of Tarangire National Park.
Immerse yourself in the rich culture of the Maasai people and get up close to Africa’s incredible wildlife, including the Big Five. Our expert guides will lead you on unforgettable game drives, ensuring you capture every moment.
Indulge in luxurious accommodations and savor delicious cuisine throughout your journey. Let us take care of all the details, making your safari holiday an extraordinary and worry-free exploration of Tanzania’s natural wonders.
Our Representative will be at the Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO). Meet and greet by your safari driver guides and transfer to Arusha for overnight at Gran Melia Hotel
In the morning, we will collect you at Mount Meru Game Lodge and take you to the Arusha National Park. The park has an incredible variety of fauna and flora, which cannot fail to impress. Hollywood also chose this region to film the movie “Hatari” in which Hardy Kruger starred alongside the legendary John Wayne. Your day trip will include a visit to the Ngurudoto Crater.
Buffaloes, waterbucks, giraffes, warthogs, zebras and baboons can be seen all year round as well as many different bird species. At the Momella Gate, an armed ranger will be waiting for you to accompany you on your walking safari that will give you the chance to experience the wildlife up-close.
Only a few other national parks in Tanzania give you such an opportunity and it is something that should not be missed. Lunch will be taken at a picnic place and in the afternoon, you will continue your tour in the safari vehicle through the Arusha National Park.
Accommodation: Arusha Gran Melia Hotel| Meal plan: dinner, breakfast |
After a leisurely breakfast your safari adventure begins. We drive to Tarangire National Park – home of the highest population of elephants, pride of lions, and over 400 species of birds. During the dry season, Tarangire is home to huge herds of buffalo and is inundated with zebra and wildebeest. There are long vistas and a baobab studded landscape that is the perfect backdrop for taking photos.
These three days will be spent unearthing the many yet to be discovered nooks and crannies of the park. Each day, we’ll find a new place in the great outdoors to have a relaxing lunch and then continue our game drive until the African sun begins to wane.
Accommodation: Tarangire Oliver’s Camp – a peaceful and rustic retreat where wildlife is only a breath away.
Meal plan: Dinner, breakfast, lunch |
After an early breakfast, we drive to the beautiful and intimate Lake Manyara National Park for a full day of game viewing. The park is famous for its magnificent array of bird life and its impressively large elephant population.
Soda Lake, located on the floor of the Rift Valley and next to a strikingly dramatic escarpment, attracts the breathtakingly elegant and delicate flamingos and pelicans, as well as countless species of hornbills, kingfishers, and the eye-catchingly peculiar hamerkop.
The park is also home to olive baboon, vervet monkey, giraffe, hippo, African buffalo, impala, and pride of lions. The varied and diverse ecosystems within the park make for a unique experience. In the evening we climb the escarpment to the town of Karatu for your overnight.
Accommodation: Kitela Luxury Lodge– A lavish accommodation in the Rift Valley escarpment that offers panoramic views in all directions.
Meal plan: Dinner, breakfast, lunch |
Early morning breakfast depart for Lake Eyasi to meet up the elusive Hadzabe tribe, whom you learn more about their fascinating culture. Picnic lunch then we go for Dagota Village tour.
Accommodation: Lake Eyasi Safari Lodge– Set to the east of Lake Eyasi in northern Tanzania. | Meal plan: Dinner, breakfast, lunch |
Start off early with your bushman guide to meet a group of resident 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 so he will explain to you about their customs and their way of life. You will get a chance to hunt, track wildlife, make fire and even take honey from bee’s nests with the Hadzabe people. Return to the camp for lunch then afternoon proceed with the activity.
Accommodation: Lake Eyasi Safari Lodge Set to the east of Lake Eyasi in northern Tanzania. | Meal plan: Dinner, breakfast, lunch |
Today you’ll have an all-day excursion to the World Heritage Site – Ngorongoro Crater – for game viewing on the crater floor. The crater is the home of the largest African mammals. Here is one of the few remaining places where it is possible to encounter the highly endangered black Rhinos.
It is also possible to see elephants (mostly lone or “bachelor” bulls), pride of lions, hippos, a resident herd of wildebeest, zebra, various gazelles, and buffalo. We will have lunch at the water’s edge, and then we’ll ascend back to the crater rim seeing more game along the way. Our day ends with a soothing shower, dinner, and relaxing.
Accommodation: Ngorongoro Melia Lodge-Seated at the highest point on the Ngorongoro crater’s rim and offering you supreme views. | Meal plan: Dinner, breakfast, lunch |
We make our way to the Central Serengeti Plains with a stop for a culturally-enriching tour of the museum at Olduvai Gorge.
The gorge is the site of years of tireless research into the anthropology of early man by the famous Leakey family and prominent universities.
The museum is situated on the site of archaeological digs taking place throughout this, and the last, century. The site was made famous by the Leakey’s and some of the amazing hominid finds such as Australopithecus bosei or “Nutcracker Man” (because of his very large teeth and jaws) and Homo habilis (a hominid named for his handy abilities with tools found around the site).
We then trek onwards to the Serengeti National Park, game driving and stopping for a picnic along the way. We arrive at our camp in the Seronera area in time for a shower before dinner.
Accommodation: Kubu Kubu Tented Luxury Camp– a quaint haven nestled in the Serengeti known for its simple elegance and warm hospitality.
Meal plan: Dinner, breakfast, lunch |
These days are devoted to full game drives with many opportunities to get that “perfect shot” with your camera. The Serengeti is one of the most stunning wildlife sanctuaries in the world.
The name comes from the Maasai word “siri nget” meaning “endless plains”. The wildebeest migration continues moving northwards during July and August, often spreading out across a broad front: some heading through Grumeti Reserve and Ikorongo, others north through the heart of the Serengeti National Park.
Accommodation: Mara Mara Tented Luxury Lodge, a luxury Lodge that is the perfect place to relax and is the corridor for the great migration | Meal plan: dinner, breakfast, lunch |
We depart this morning after breakfast from the Lodge to the Kogatende Airstrip where you’ll say goodbye to your guides and board the Domestic flight to Arusha Airport, arriving in time for lunch. (Lunch at Gran Melia Hotel Arusha, a dayroom is held to allow you to relax and check out later in the day. A vehicle is on hand to transfer you to the Kilimanjaro International airport to connect with your International flight back home.
Meal plan: breakfast, lunch
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