DAY 1: TARANGIRE.
Size: 2850 sq km (1,096 sq miles).
Location: 118 km (75 miles) southwest of Arusha.Getting there
Easy drive from Arusha or Lake Manyara following a surfaced road to within 7km (four miles) of the main entrance gate; can continue on to Ngorongoro Crater and the Serengeti.
Charter flights from Arusha and the Serengeti.
DAY 2 AND 3: NGORONGORO.
The main feature of the Ngorongoro Conservation Authority is the Ngorongoro Crater, the world's largest inactive, intact, and unfilled volcanic caldera.The crater, which formed when a large volcano exploded and collapsed on itself two to three million years ago, is 610 metres (2,000 feet) deep and its floor covers 260 square kilometres (100 square miles).Estimates of the height of the original volcano range from 4,500 to 5,800 metres (14,800 to 19,000 feet) high The elevation of the crater floor is 1,800 metres (5,900 feet) above sea level.
DAY 4 AND 5: SERENGETI.
The Maasai people had been grazing their livestock in the open plains of eastern Mara Region, which they named "endless plains", for around 200 years when the first European explorer, German Oscar Baumann, visited the area in 1892. The name "Serengeti" is an approximation of the word used by the Maasai to describe the area, siringet, which means "the place where the land runs on forever".
DAY 6: LAKE MANYARA.
Size: 330 sq km (127 sq miles), of which up to 200 sq km (77 sq miles) is lake when water levels are high.
Location: In northern Tanzania. The entrance gate lies 1.5 hours (126km/80 miles) west of Arusha along a newly surfaced road, close to the ethnically diverse market town of Mto wa Mbu.
DAY 7: LAKE MANYARA -ARUSHA-ZANZIBAR.
Transfer to the Arusha Airport for your flight to Zanzibar
DAY 7, 8, 9 and 10: ZANZIBAR.
Persian traders used Zanzibar as a base for voyages between the Middle East, India, and Africa. Unguja, the larger island, offered a protected and defensible harbor, so although the archipelago offered few products of value, the Persians settled at what became Zanzibar City ("Stone Town") a convenient point from which to trade with the Swahili Coast towns. They established garrisons on the islands and built the first Zoroastrian fire temples and mosques in the southern hemisphere.
DAY 11: ZANZIBAR - HOME.
Take a flight to Dar es salaam then our local representative will be waiting for you at the ferry dock to take you to Dar es salaam internationl Airport.
SERENGETI AND ZANZIBAR SAFARI
SAFARI TWIGA TANZANIA
Day 1: Kilimanjaro - Arusha – Tarangire (Lunch and Dinner).
Arrival at the airport and Depart early in the morning to Arusha and arriving in Tarangire for lunch After lunch Enjoy an evening Game drive in Tarangire National Park. Your lodge is set well inside the Park and you will have a chance to look for elephant, buffalo and other game on your way there.Overnight at Tarangire sopa Lodge / Tarangire Serena Lodge or similar.
Day 2: Tarangire - Ngorongoro crater (Full board).
After morning drive and breakfast drive across the wheat plains of Karatu with lunch at Gibbs Farm for a farmhouse lunch at Gibb's farm. Arrive at your lodge in the early evening.
Brief game drive then Overnight at: Ngorongoro sopa Lodge/Angata Ngorongoro camp 4* or similar.
Day 3: Ngorongoro crater (Full board).
A full day is spent with game viewing in the incredible natural conservation area on the crater floor. Overnight: Ngorongoro sopa loge/Angata ngorongoro camp 4*or similar
Day 4: Ngorongoro - Serengeti (Full board).
A visit to Olduvai Gorge en route to Serengeti ,Game drive through the Park, arriving in time for a late lunch then Evening game drive at the Serengeti game reserve
Overnight: Ikoma lodge /Serengeti sopa lodge 4* or similar
Day 5: Serengeti (Full board).
Full day spent exploring this vast Park. Overnight: Lodge of choice.Either Angata Serengeti camp or Serengeti sopa lodge 4*
Day 6: Serengeti - Lake Manyara (Full board).
Leave after breakfast, then you drive towards Lake Manyara with lunch at a famous local restaurant. Drive on to Manyara Serena Lodge for the overnight stay. Enjoy an evening game drive in Lake Manyara National Park. Overnight: lake manyara Kirurumu tented camp /Lake Manyara sopa 4* or similar
Day 7: Lake Manyara - zanzibar (Bed and breakfast).
Leave after breakfast for a short game drive in Lake Manyara National Park. Drive to Arusha airport for your flight to Zanzibar.
Day 7: Zanzibar.
Arrival at the Zanzibar main airport, met by our local representative and transfer to Ras Nungwi hotel on Bed and Breakfast. Optional activities which include : snorkeling, water sports, deep sea diving and visits to Stone town, jozani forest tour, prison island tour and more that will be proposed to you by our local representative or at the hotel reception .dinner and overnight at The Royal Zanzibar beach resort/Ras Nungwi Beach resort 5* and hotel.
Day 7,8,9,10: Zanzibar.
enjoy your stay at the hotel and beach relaxation with optional activities.
Day 11: Zanzibar-Depart.
Check out from the hotel and drive back to the airport where you will take a flight which will take you to Dar-es-salaam where our driver will be waiting to transfer you to to dar es salaam International Airport Which is only 10 kilometres from the small domestic airport.Arrive at the Airport and connect to your flight back home.