Tour overview

Unforgettable Safaris in the true African sense is what a Tanzanian safari experience guarantees to deliver, with the intriguing balance between wildlife and naturally breathtaking landscapes such as the legendary Serengeti

Included

  • Park fees (for non-residents)
  • All activities (unless labeled as optional)
  • Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section) & Drinking water (on all days)
  • All accommodation 4Nights Serena Logdges
  • Round trip airport transfer from Dar es Salaam to Serengeti & Zanzibar
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
  • FB for 5Nights Emerald Dream and HB for 1Nights Maru Maru
  • Water gym, canoe, beach volley, football, darts, billiards and table tennis
  • Evening Entertainment Program, Beach towels, sun beds and beach umbrellas.
  • Internet: Standard WIFI. High Speed WIFI at EXTRA CHARGE.
  • Boat transfer Dar es Salaam/ Zanzibar/Dar es Salaam
  • City & Spice Tour with lunch.
  • Safari Blue with lunch/ Sunset Cruise.
  • Dolphin & Jozani Forest Trip
  • Snorkelling trip to Mnemba Atoll
  • All ground transfers Zanzibar
  • Baloon Safaris

Not Included

  • Government imposed increase of park fees and/or taxes
  • Accommodation on the day before the tour departs
  • Accommodation on the last day
  • International flights (from/to home)
  • Tips (tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)

Explore Wildlife and Beaches safaris, 11 Days

ITINERARY

Day 1: Dar es Salaam to Serengeti National Park
Meet & greet transfer from Dar es Salaam to Serengeti Seronera Airstrip and then transfer to Serengeti Serena Lodge, and check-in. Relax in your lodges for 2/3 hrs, at 3pm heading to the bush southern East of Sorenera for evening game drive has a level of excitement and character all its own, predators begins their night search for prey. As the day cools and the sky is streaked by red, gold and orange hues, you may be surprised by the roar of the lion, the high pitched giggling of hyenas fighting over a kill or a galloping giraffe. After the game drive, we will take you back to the lodge for dinner and overnight. MEAL PLAN – FB (breakfast, lunch & dinner).

Day 2: Full day in Serengeti National Park
After Early morning breakfast, we will depart from the Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge to the northern, northeastern and some southern parts of Serengeti National Park for a full day game drive. At lunchtime, we will have a short break for lunch and then proceed with the game till late evening. You will see the wildebeest grazing in a clustered. You have a great chance to spot various species such as the Cheetah, Thomson’s and Grant’s gazelle, Topi, Eland, Waterbuck, Hyena, Baboon, Impala, African Wild dog, giraffe, Ostrich, Crowned Crane, Marabou Stock, Martial Eagle and many species of Vultures. Later on, drive back to Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge for dinner and overnight. MEAL PLAN - FB(breakfast, lunch & dinner).

Day 3: Serengeti - Ngorongoro
After Early morning breakfast, we will depart from the Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge to the southern parts of Serengeti National Park- Ndutu areas, Southern plains and Northern Ngorongoro conservation area for a full day game. At lunchtime, we will have a short break for the lunch and then in the evening drive to Ngorongoro Crater for dinner and overnight MEAL PLAN - FB(breakfast, lunch & dinner)- Ngorongoro Serena Lodge.

Day 4: Ngorongoro -Lake Manyara
After Early morning breakfast, we will depart from the Ngorongoro Serena lodge drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area with picnic lunch, game drive en-route, then descend to the Ngorongoro crater. Lunch will take place at the picnic on the crater floor. You have a great time to spot big 5 (Lion, Rhino, elephant, buffalo, and leopard) and other animals such as zebra, wildebeest, hippopotamus, common eland, waterbuck, gazelles, and several other species. Also, you will see the beauty of Ngorongoro which includes an excellent view of crater floor and landscape of the Ngorongoro Conservation Area which cannot be expressed alone by words. Later on, we will drive back to Ngorongoro Serena Lodge for dinner and overnight. MEAL PLAN - FB (breakfast, lunch & dinner).

Day 5: Lake Manyara & Tarangire- Arusha- Zanzibar
After breakfast, we will drive to Arusha via Lake Manyara and Tarangire National parks for your last morning game. For lake Manyara, we will drive through Karatu to agricultural and fresh produce market town of Mto Wa Mbu. We will proceed to Tarangire National Park where you will see the beauty of Tarangire landscape made up of low-lying hills on the Great Rift Valley floor, Its natural vegetation mainly consists of Acacia woodland and giant African Baobab trees. You great time to spot elephants in large groups gathering around the Tarangire River. Other animals to be spotted include leopards, giraffes, lions, antelopes, zebras, buffalos, and even tree-climbing pythons. Later on, we will drive to Arusha airport for your trip to Zanzibar. Arrival at Zanzibar Airport meet & greet by our staff, road transfer to Emerald Dream Hotel with a welcome cocktail, check-in, free & leisure day at the hotel pool, dinner and overnight.

Day 6/7/8
After breakfast, free & leisure day at your Beach Hotel(Emerald Dream Hotel), optional activities like fishing, Safari blue/ Sunset Cruise, Day trip to the East Coast or North East Coast, Diving & snorkeling at Mnemba Atoll e.t.c can be arranged at additional cost.

Day 9: Zanzibar City Tour
After breakfast, start the City tour (stone town tour). Sultan Palace, House of Wonders, Old Slave market and other interesting Historical sites are among the topic to be seen and visited in this guided Tour. After the City tour, we shall go to A local Restaurant know as Passing show to have lunch and enjoy real African food. Later on, we will proceed to the Spice farm for the Spice Tour, the rare Experience that proves out why Zanzibar is referred as to Spice Island. After the above excursions, we will transfer you back to Emerald Dream hotel for dinner & overnight.

Day 10: Kizimkazi & Jozani Forest
After breakfast, transferred to Kizimkazi village to visit the old Masque, board on local boats to snorkel and swim with dolphins and on our way back you can visit the Jozani Forest to see the rare Red Colabous monkeys and the mangroves and later on drive to Maru Maru hotel for dinner & overnight.

Day 11: Zanzibar to Dar es Salaam
After breakfast, we will take you to Stone Town for your last shopping before transferred to Zanzibar Seaport for your trip to Dar es Salaam.