10 Days Safari – Northern Tanzania

10 Days Safari – Northern Tanzania

Pack your baggage and join this exciting 10 -day safari holiday in Tanzania! During this safari, you will go on extensive game drives in Tarangire National Park, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Crater and Lake Manyara national Park; you will have the opportunity to spot wildlife in their natural habitat and explore the magnificent Tanzanian national parks as well as relaxing and enjoying natural hot pool in Kikukuletwa hot springs.

Day 1 – Arrival at Kilimanjaro

Arriving at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will be warmly welcomed by one of our experienced driver guides, ready to greet and escort you to Moshi and your chosen hotel. He will introduce you to this wonderful town and country. After your long flight, you will be pleased to discover Moshi, in a distances mountain Kilimanjaro can be seen on a clear day from your hotel.

 Day 2 – Arusha National Park

 In the morning after breakfast, we will drive to Arusha National Park for a full day game drive and some hiking activities in the park. In the evening we will drive back to Arusha for dinner and an overnight stay at a campsite.

 Day 3 – Tarangire National Parkimg-20150517-wa0034

After breakfast, we will drive to Tarangire National Park for a game drive and have a picnic lunch en route. The park is famous for lions, Elephants, flamingos, Giraffes and many more mammals. In the evening, we drive to lodge/campsite for overnight stay

 Day 4 – To Serengeti National Park

 After breakfast, we will have a half game drive in Tarangire NP and in the afternoon we will travel towards Serengeti NP. The stretch of road towards the park’s gates offers a fantastic opportunity to see animals in their natural habitat, often during migration including wildebeests, zebras, impalas and lions. We will conduct evening game drive before drive to your lodge/campsite.

 Day 5 – Full game drive in Serengeti National Park

 Today you will enjoy a full day game drive at the famous Serengeti National Park in the rolling grasslands, dotted with wildlife for as far as the eye can see from giraffes, to zebras, impalas, monkeys and hippos. We will commence our journey in the early morning where we can capture an abundance of animals at sunrise. In the evening we drive back to your lodge/campsite for dinner and overnight.

 Day 6 – Half game drive in Serengeti national park

For those who have booked for hot air Balloon safaris today you we will picked up from the lodge/camp at 5:00am for 6:00am departures. After your 90 minutes aerial adventure bush breakfast and champagne, you will continue with a short game drive back to your lodge/camp for brunch, pack your stuff and drive you to Ngorongoro crater rim for dinner and overnight.

 Day 7 – Full game drive in Ngorongoro craterNational Park

Today after breakfast we will drive descending to Ngorongoro crater often referred to as wonder of world. You will do a game drive break for picnic lunch and late evening ascend from crater and drive to your lodge/camp in Karatu for dinner and overnight.

This is World largest caldera fully of grassland, forest and swamp, a setting of jaw-dropping beauty. The permanent water of crater floor supports a resident population of more than 25,000 large mammals. Here you will find many of reason you chose to do Safaris in Tanzania. Lions, Water buck, Hippo Baboons, Black Rhino, leopard, Hyena, Jackal, Buffalo, Warthog, Gazelle and many more are shelter here.

Maasai are sharing the awesome space with animals, their cattle in an area which has been a separate conservation area since 1956 and a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1978. This harmonious co-habitation of Man and beast makes Ngorongoro unique in the world.

 Day 8 – Full game drive in Lake Manyara national park/Moshi

Your safari really begins as we start early morning from your lodge/camp, our pleasant drive westwards to Lake Manyara National Park. You will explore the stunning landscape of the park, looking for wildlife on the plains, in the acacia woodlands and by the shores of the shallow alkaline lake. Lake Manyara is rightly famous for its tree-climbing lions, but they’re far from the only highlight: by the end of an exhilarating afternoon, you could easily have spotted elephant, hippo, wildebeest, buffalo and giraffe, plus many other species. Pink-hued flamingos, one of 400 bird species recorded here, provide a splash of colour. You will enjoy your local lunch followed by introduction to northern Tanzanian culture by taking a visit to fascinating Mto wa Mbu village. Incredibly, this ‘village’ is actually home to over eighteen thousand inhabitants, drawn from 120 different tribes. Today is a superb opportunity to find out about their everyday lives, visiting their farms, huts, artisan shops and the local market, with good taking care of your safaris expert and sharing detailed knowledge of tribal culture.  After all activities we will drive to your hotel in Moshi for some relaxation and a delicious dinner.

Day 9 – Kikuletwa hot springs

Today after breakfast we will drive for 2 hours heading to Kikuletwa hot springs on the way you will be welcomed by green vegetation farms and baobab trees, once you arrive at the village you will visit Maasai boma for traditional dances and local lunch. After lunch we will drive you to hot springs for unlimited swimming before back to our vehicles ready to drive back to your hotel in Moshi for dinner and overnight

 Day 10 – Departure Kilimanjaro Airport

 Transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport for departures