Length: 5 Days
Destination: Serengeti and Ngorongoro
Major Attractions: Big Five, Ngorongoro Caldera
Tour Guides Language: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian
Starting Point: Arusha
Ending Point: Arusha
Safari Activity: Game drive
Additional Info: Provide armed rangers to escort travelers during night safaris
Arrival At Kilimanjaro International Airport
Pick up from the airport upon arrival by a professional guide. Transfer to the booked hotel in Arusha for check in. Get a short safari briefing from the tour guide for the safari overview.
Leave at 8:00 and drive to Serengeti for about 5-6 hours
Have lunch upon your arrival and go for an afternoon game drive while exploring the vast plains of Serengeti
In the evening, transfer to the booked hotel for an overnight stay
Leave for a day’s game drive in the Serengeti plains
Game viewing to spot Big Five, hippos, elands, zebras, antelopes and others
Break for a picnic lunch and proceed with game viewing till late evening
Transfer to the booked hotel for overnight stay
Leave for Oldupai Gorge, an anthropological site holding remains for the first human
Have lunch enroute and proceed with the drive to Ngorongoro
Arrive in the late afternoon and transfer to the booked hotel
Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel
Start descending down the Ngorongoro Crater, the largest unbroken caldera which is a home to a variety of animals and bird species
Game drive in the crater to spot Big Five, elands, buffalos, jackals and thousands of flamingos
Break for lunch at a picnic site and proceed with game drive till late afternoon
Ascend out of the crater and transfer back to the hotel
Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel
Checkout of the hotel and drive to Nainokanoka village
Take a short walk to the maasai bomas
Get a chance to learn and see their cultural practices and tradition including local dances and making of handicrafts
Break for a picnic lunch and drive back to Arusha
- Full board accommodation whilst on safari in the above mentioned en suite tented camps and lodges
- Private safari guide
- Private 4 x 4 safari jeep with pop up roof for game viewing
- Transfers in both directions between the International Airport
- Park fees
- Crater fees
- All meals whist on safari
- On safari – Vehicles equipped with ice chest with mineral water, wildlife guidebooks.
- Government taxes, VAT and service charges relating to accommodation and included meals
- International flights
- Tanzanian Visa
- All things of personal nature
- Tips for guides and cooks
- Items not specified in terms and conditions
- Extended tours not specified in the main package
Kindly take note of the following:
Rates are quoted based on two guests sharing and single supplement rates apply on single room occupancy
The rates quoted are subject to change without prior warning if there are any increases in bed levies, park fees, fuel, sales tax or VAT, third-party services or any other circumstances beyond our control in the countries featured in this itinerary
On occasion the itinerary may be in a different order or using alternative lodges according to road conditions and availability.
Other Safari Important Notes
All lodges and camps will have electricity although many work off generators with limited times.
The power supply in Tanzania is nominally 240VAC, 50hz. Variable voltage, spikes and sporadic, unexpected, unscheduled power cuts of varying duration can be expected.
- INTERNAL FLIGHTS/BAGGAGE
Please note each passenger is only allowed a total of 15kgs of checked and carry-on luggage combined, and must be in small soft-sided bags. This is strictly enforced by airlines and outside of our control. extra luggage can be left in storage in Arusha (by arrangement prior to travel
- YELLOW FEVER
It may be required to show a Yellow Fever certificate upon entering the country visited. Please check in with your local health expert for advice on Yellow Fever and other inoculations required for this area.
Please note all accommodation listed below is not guaranteed, but is indicative of the types of accommodation used.
- COMBO TRIP
Please note that this tour combines with other Mkama Tours to Tanzania. As such, the staff and some travel companions on your tour may have previously been traveling together with Mkama Tours to Tanzania, prior to Day 1 of your tour. Likewise, some staff and travel companions may be continuing together on another Mkama Tours to Tanzania, after your trip concludes.