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Northern
to Coastal
Itinerary

10 Days :

Wildlife Safari & Zanzibar

Arusha | Ngorongoro Crater | Serengeti | Lake Manyara | Zanzibar

Luxury Option

DAY 1

ARUSHA

Meet at your arrival point and transfer to your lodge for pre-safari briefing.

Dinner

DAY 2

ARUSHA

Depart after leisurely breakfast for Arusha National Park, home of the highest concentration of giraffe of any park in Africa.

 

Situated near to Arusha town, and your lodge, it also homes Tanzania’s 2nd highest mountain, Mt Meru (4562m).

 

We take a hike to waterfalls with a park ranger for a scenic picnic lunch before heading off for a game drive and the ‘secret’ crater of Ngurdoto.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 3

ARUSHA-LAKE MANYARA-NGORONGORO

After leaving Arusha behind, we drive to Lake Manyara National Park to start the game driving and exploration.

 

This park is famed for its excellent tropical forest area and water bird-life.

 

Climb into the Ngorongoro crater rim  to spend the night.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 4

NGORONGORO

Ngorongoro Conservation Area and the lodge set atop the Ngorongoro Crater rim.

 

We enjoy a picnic lunch upon entering the Crater for a game viewing extravaganza.

 

This ancient caldera is home to exotic residents, from the rhinoceros to the crowned crane.

 

Return to the lodge to enjoy a dramatic African sunset.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 5

NGORONGORO—SERENGETI

After an early more hike on the crater rim, taking in the beauty of the Crater Highlands, we continue on to the treeless plains of the Serengeti.

 

The luxurious camp is situated in remote areas of eastern Serengeti.

 

The Serengeti and the abundance of wildlife is awe-inspiring.

 

We take an afternoon game drive amongst the big cats before continuing to the private camp for overnight.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 6

SERENGETI

An early morning game drive is scheduled today after an early continental breakfast.

 

After exploring the surrounding areas, we return for lunch and resting.

 

In the afternoon, we continue to explore the surrounding prime wildlife areas before returning to our intimate camp for the evening.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 7

SERENGETI-ZANZIBAR

An optional early morning game drive on the way back to central Serengeti before boarding the flight to Zanzibar.

 

Meet and transfer to Baraza resort and Spa relaxation and ocean-front villa.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 8

ZANZIBAR

The eastern beaches of Zanzibar offer glistening white sands and azure water for you to enjoy.

 

Baraza’s friendly staff can assist you in anything from scuba diving to lazing in the sun and relishing cocktails.

 

The villas offer exquisite views of the Indian Ocean and its breezes or simply lounge by the pool.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 9

ZANZIBAR

Continue your ultimate exotic experience by relaxing at the villa for another day at your own pace.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 10

ZANZIBAR-BEYOND

Transfer to Stone Town after breakfast for a glimpse at the Omani inspired architecture while revelling in the sights and sounds.

Explore the alleyways before continuing on to the airport for our flight to the mainland and beyond.

Breakfast

Mid-Range Option

DAY 1

ARUSHA

Meet at your arrival point and transfer to your lodge for pre-safari briefing.

Dinner

DAY 2

ARUSHA

Depart after leisurely breakfast for Arusha National Park, home of the highest concentration of giraffe of any park in Africa.

 

Situated near to Arusha town, and your lodge, it also homes Tanzania’s 2nd highest mountain, Mt Meru (4562m).

 

We take a hike to waterfalls with a park ranger for a scenic picnic lunch before heading off for a game drive and the ‘secret’ crater of Ngurdoto.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 3

ARUSHA-NGORONGORO

After leaving Arusha behind we drive to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and the lodge set atop the Ngorongoro Crater rim.

 

We enjoy a picnic lunch upon entering the Crater for a game viewing extravaganza.

 

This ancient caldera is home to exotic residents, from the rhinoceros to the crowned crane.

 

Return to the lodge to enjoy a dramatic African sunset.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 4

NGORONGORO-SERENGETI

After an early more hike on the crater rim, taking in the beauty of the Crater Highlands, we continue on to the treeless plains of the Serengeti.

 

The camp is mobile and migrates with the great season herds.

 

The Serengeti ecosystem and the abundance of wildlife is awe-inspiring.

 

We take an afternoon game drive amongst the big cats before continuing to our private camp for overnight.

 

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 5

SERENGETI

An early morning game drive is scheduled today after an early continental breakfast.

 

After exploring the surrounding areas, we return for lunch and resting.

 

In the afternoon, we continue to explore the surrounding prime wildlife areas before returning to the intimate camp for the evening.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 6

SERENGETI-LAKE MANYARA

Departing the Serengeti we once again skirt the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater and Conservation Area, dotted with Maasai warriors and their herds.

 

We take a lunch-box on the way and enter the lake area for the late afternoon and in pursuit of the magnificent birdlife and herd animals that Lake Manyara has to offer.

 

From a flash of pink flamingoes on the horizon to bull elephants at close range – this park showcases a superb variety of mammal life and birdlife alike.

 

Continue to camp overlooking the soda lake of Manyara for overnight.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 7

LAKE MANYARA-ZANZIBAR

An optional early morning hike in the area nearby the lodge can reveal the last of the nocturnal animals returning home for the night, it is an exciting expedition and it entices an appetite for a hearty breakfast upon return.

 

A quick transfer to Arusha before boarding our one hour flight to Zanzibar.

 

Meet and transfer to Breezes Beach Club on the east coast.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 8

ZANZIBAR

The eastern beaches of Zanzibar offer a quiet retreat from the hustle of Stone Town and other areas on Unguja.

 

Breezes’ friendly staff can assist you in anything from scuba diving to lazing in the sun and relishing cocktails.

 

The suites offer exquisite views of the sleepy Indian Ocean and its breezes or simply lounge by the pool.

Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 9

ZANZIBAR

Continue your relaxation with a day by the pool, wander along the local beaches, explore nearby fishing villages or perch yourself upon on a sunbed on the private beach area and watch the time pass by.

Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 10

ZANZIBAR-BEYOND

Transfer to Stone Town after breakfast for a glimpse at the Omani inspired architecture while revelling in the sights and sounds.

Explore the alleyways before continuing on to the airport for our flight to the mainland and beyond.

 

Breakfast

Budget Option

DAY 1

ARUSHA

Meet at your arrival point and transfer to your lodge for pre-safari briefing.

Dinner

DAY 2

ARUSHA

Depart after leisurely breakfast for Arusha National Park, home of the highest concentration of giraffe of any park in Africa.

 

Situated near to Arusha town, and your lodge, it also homes Tanzania’s 2nd highest mountain, Mt Meru (4562m).

 

We take a hike to waterfalls with a park ranger for a scenic picnic lunch before heading off for a game drive and the ‘secret’ crater of Ngurdoto.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 3

ARUSHA-NGORONGORO

After leaving Arusha behind we drive to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and the lodge set atop the Ngorongoro Crater rim.

 

We enjoy a picnic lunch upon entering the Crater for a game viewing extravaganza.

This ancient caldera is home to exotic residents, from the rhinoceros to the crowned crane.

 

Return to the lodge to enjoy a dramatic African sunset.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 4

NGORONGORO-SERENGETI

After an early more hike on the crater rim, taking in the beauty of the Crater Highlands, we continue on to the treeless plains of the Serengeti.

 

The camp is situated in the South Central area of the Serengeti where the abundance of wildlife is awe-inspiring.

 

We take an afternoon game drive amongst the big cats before continuing to the private camp for overnight.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 5

SERENGETI

An early morning game drive is scheduled today after an early breakfast.

 

After exploring the surrounding areas, we return for lunch and resting.

 

In the afternoon, we continue to explore the surrounding prime wildlife areas before returning to our intimate camp for the evening.

 

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 6

SERENGETI-LAKE MANYARA

Departing the Serengeti we once again skirt the rim of the Ngorongoro Crater and Conservation Area, dotted with Maasai warriors and their herds.

 

We take a lunch-box and enter the lake area in pursuit of the magnificent birdlife and herd animals that Lake Manyara has to offer.

From a flash of pink flamingos on the horizon to bull elephants at close range – this park showcases a superb variety of mammal life and birdlife alike.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 7

LAKE MANYARA-ZANZIBAR

An optional early morning hike in the area nearby the lodge can reveal the last of the nocturnal animals returning home for the night, it is an exciting expedition and it entices an appetite for a hearty breakfast upon return.

 

A quick transfer to Arusha before boarding our one hour flight to Zanzibar.

Meet and transfer to Sunshine Marine Lodge.

 

The garden view suite at Matemwe, north-east coast.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 8

ZANZIBAR

The north-eastern beaches of Zanzibar offer glistening white sands and azure waters for you to enjoy.

 

Sunshine’s friendly staff can assist you in anything from scuba diving to lazing in the sun and relishing cocktails.

 

The suites offer a haven near the Indian Ocean and its breezes or simply lounge by the pool.

 

Breakfast ,Dinner

DAY 9

ZANZIBAR

Continue your ultimate exotic experience by relaxing at the bungalows for another day at your own pace.

Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 10

ZANZIBAR-BEYOND

Transfer to Stone Town after breakfast for a glimpse at the Omani inspired architecture while revelling in the sights and sounds.

Explore the alleyways before continuing on to the airport for our flight to the mainland and beyond.

Breakfast