Tanzania safaris offers variety of touring services to suit all the visitors tastes ranging from game viewing and adventures. Tanzania is among the fascinating travel destination, which has been blessed with an amazing and ideal beauty.
The following guide will help you know your traveling destination as you enjoy your stay. The Tanzania safari takes different forms depending on someone’s interest and preference. With the most specialized guides who will make your tour comfortable and stylish.
Day 1: Arrival- Arusha
Upon your arrival, a Tanzania representative will pick you from the Kilimanjaro airport and will take your specific lodge as indicted in your travel plan. You will be transferred using a private minivan with pop roof for game viewing. You will be able to spend your first night at Arumeru River Lodge. The lodge is equipped with a garden chalet. Before the end of the day, you will be given brief introduction about all the places you are supposed to visit. You will spend the rest of the day for leisure. At the lodge, you will be provided with all sorts of meals ranging from breakfast to dinner and overnight stay.
Day 2: Ngorongoro
After a heavy breakfast, you will be taken to Ngorongoro crater also known as the Garden of Eden. The ancient crater is a wildlife habitat where is a home to different species of animals . It is the best spot for game viewing. Travelers usually go there with packed lunch in order to prevent unnecessary breaks. After the lunch break, you will be taken to the crater proximity of Olduvai Gorge, also known as the “Cradle of Humanity where you will learn more about the human fossil remains. Olduvai Gorge is an historical site where the human remains were discovered. You will end your first tour at the biggest unfolded caldera in the world. The the Ngorongoro Conservation Area is among the best areas for sighting predators. Finally, you will be brought back to your hotel for evening meals and overnight rest.
Day 3: Ngorongoro
The Ngorongoro area is too wide therefore, you will need another day in order to explore the remaining parts of the park. After your breakfast, you will be taken back to the Ngorongoro conservation area for another game viewing. It is the best place in Tanzania region for game viewing. Your guide will ensure that you are seated around the window in order to take a close look on the escarpment and the big five. You may choose to eat your lunch at picnic spot in the park as you relax. Late in the afternoon, you may choose to involve yourself with different activities such as walking, trekking or visiting the local tribe in order to know more about their culture. You may also choose bird viewing because they are nearly 400 species of birds and several other interesting animals such wildebeest, buffalo, zebra etc. You will be brought back to Ngorongoro crater lodge, Ngorongoro Serena or Ngorongoro sopa lodge for late meals and night rest at evening.
Day 4: Serengeti
Serengeti national park is the oldest and the most prominent national park in Tanzania. After you have enjoyed you delicious breakfast in the morning your private drive/guide will pick your at your lodge. After a brief introduction, you will proceed to the Serengeti Park. Your guide will handle all the formalities for you related to the visit. There you will watch closely the most awesome wild beast migration. In addition, you will watch millions of stampeding wildebeest animals such as zebra, Thomson’s gazelle, array of predators and antelopes. You will be given two options to return for hot lunch or proceed for another full game drive with packed lunch. Meals and overnight stay will be at Nasikia Central Camp.
Day 5: Serengeti
How wonderful will it feel to see the Serengeti at the dawn? Before the morning breakfast you will be taken for early game viewing, there you will look at the freshness of the surrounding and breathe in the fresh air and also watch herbivores grazing, predators preying and hear the beautiful sound of morning creatures. After a dawn game drive you will be brought back to the camp for breakfast and later you will proceed to the Serengeti plains again. There you will enjoy the rest of the day exploring the endless landscapes, hills and plains with packed lunch. Late evening you will head back to the Nasikia Central Camp.
Day 6: Lake Manyara
This morning enjoy you breakfast at the your lodge or tented camp, after breakfast you will proceed to lake Manyara national park for a full day game drive with your packed lunch to be eaten in the wildness as you enjoy its the beauty. The place is located below the cliffs of manyara Escarpment, found on the edge of the Rift Valley. Afternoon you will enjoy variety of planet ecosystems, amazing colorful birds as they fly with other breathtaking views. Have you ever watched prominent tree-climbing lions? If no, at Manyara is the best place to be. Later you may choose to go ahead to alkaline lake to take a watch at millions of flamingoes, hippo, baboon, impala who call their home. Later you will go back to lodge.
Day 7: Tarangire
After you breakfast, you will meet with a representative at the lodge for a brief introduction of your safari plan. The tour will take at least two days because the area is too wide. After short briefing, you will depart for Tarangire National Park. There you will enjoy game viewing in your private minivan to the park with packed lunch. Later you will return to the standard double room at Maramboi Tented Camp to take your meal and spend your night.
Day 8: Tarangire
The journey will adjourn again to the Tarangire Park, after morning breakfast. You will board your private vehicle and proceed to Tarangire National Park. You will spend the rest of the afternoon game viewing before heading back to at Maramboi Camp. It is the most breathtaking landscape in all of the Africa. You may choose to watch wild animals such as zebra, wildebeest, elephant and giraffe graze. Alternatively, be amazed by lions climbing Baobab tree to protect themselves from daily sunrays.
Day 9: Drive to Arusha
The tour is ending. Before you proceed to Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will enjoy your last morning breakfast in Tanzania. Your guide will take you back to the airport where you will catch your flight back to home. If you are an international visitor, it is recommended to book your flight after 5pm African time.