TANZANIA EXPERIENCE - Private Holiday

Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangire, Zanzibar Island
10 Days / 9 Nights
From $2,145 inc: transfers & lodges

This safari takes you to the prime wildlife destinations of Northern Tanzania before you board a flight to Zanzibar Island’s, Nungwi Penisula which lies in the Northern part of the Island. Your safari through Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro and Tarangire is set to make the best of your time within a day’s visit to experience these wonders. Enjoy a few days in the Serengeti’s northern region of Ikoma where the Wildebeest and Zebra congregate before encountering the Mara River for the famous – Greatest Show On Earth – The Great Migration, continuously from late-July to October where they cross the crocodile infested waters bravely in to the grass-filled Masai Mara rolling plains. Embark to Arusha Airport from where you will board your short flight to Zanzibar.

SAFARI ITINERARY AT A GLANCE

Day 1: Lake Manyara National Park / Twiga Lodge (L,D)
Day 2: Serengeti National Park / Ikoma Safari Camp (B,L,D)
Day 3: Serengeti National Park / Ikoma Safari Camp (B,L,D)
Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater / Twiga Lodge (B,L,D)
Day 5: Zanzibar Island / Smiles Beach Hotel (B,D)
Day 6: Zanzibar Island / Smiles Beach Hotel (B,D)
Day 7: Zanzibar Island / Smiles Beach Hotel (B,D)
Day 8: Zanzibar Island / Smiles Beach Hotel (B,D)
Day 9: Zanzibar Island / Smiles Beach Hotel (B,D)
Day 10: Zanzibar International Airport Transfer (B)

Abbreviations: B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner

Trip Includes

  • All transfers from Arusha to Zanzibar in private vehicle
  • Transportation while on safari in 4x4 Land cruiser vehicle
  • English-speaking Driver Guide
  • Meals and 9 nights as described in the itinerary
  • All park entrance fees and taxes
  • Scheduled flight from: Arusha to Zanzibar
Best for: First Time Visitors, Couples, Returning Travellers
  • Description
  • Prices
  • Experiences

Safari Itinerary

Stay Route / Destination Meals/ Accommodation
1 Night

Road transfer from Arusha to Lake Manyara NP for morning and afternoon unlimited game viewing.

Picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight at Twiga Lodge.

Twiga Lodge is located at Mto wa Mbu near Lake Manyara National Park. The all-inclusive rooms have a/c fans, en-suite bathrooms and Wi-Fi. The restaurant serves a wonderful selection of traditional Tanzanian cuisine and international dishes that are delightful. A fully stocked bar with a variety of drinks is open 24 hours and is complete with lounge areas both indoor and outdoor. The friendly staff provide wash and fold laundry services using gentle and eco-friendly detergents and high efficient equipment. Professional massages, facials and relaxing therapies are offered by licensed estheticians.

2 Nights

Road transfer to Serengeti NP. Game viewing drive in the park

Breakfast at the lodge. Picnic lunch en-route. Dinner and overnight at Ikoma Safari Camp.

Ikoma Safari Camp is a permanent tented camp in the Serengeti Ikoma region, an area that is ideal to stay from June to October when the great herds converge at the Ikoma region before they start their river crossings into Masai Mara.  The camp consists of 8 luxury cottages 3 of them double and 5 that can afford from 1-4 guests spread out to ensure privacy and exclusivity. Each has full en-suite bathroom and a private veranda.  The camp restaurant offers cuisine with both local and international influences and serves themed live cooked dinners, a la carte lunches and breakfast buffet.

Full day unlimited game viewing in the Serengeti NP.

All meals and overnight at Ikoma Safari Camp.

1 Night

Early morning game viewing in the Serengeti park. Drive to Ngorongoro Crater for a Half day (5 hours) Crater Tour.

Breakfast at the camp. Picnic lunch en-route. Dinner and overnight at Twiga Lodge

5 Nights

Road transfer to Tarangire NP for morning and afternoon unlimited game viewing in the park. Proceed to Arusha Airport. Depart on scheduled Flight Link flight to Zanzibar 16.35h – 17.50h (baggage allowance including all hand luggage 20 kg). On arrival at Zanzibar International Airport meet and road transfer to Smiles Beach Hotel.

Breakfast at the lodge. Picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight at Smiles Beach Hotel.

Full days at leisure to relax by the swimming pool or on the beach or enjoy the marine and land activities.

Lunch is not included. All Dinners and overnights at Smiles Beach Hotel.

Smiles Beach Hotel is found in the coastal fishing village of Nungwi, Zanzibar’s North Western coastline. Both Nungwi and the hotel boast the islands preferred white sands and crystalline waters for rejuvenation. All of the 16 rooms face the ocean, with only the tropical gardens and the beach separating guests from the azure waters. All of the rooms offer either a balcony or patio area allowing guests to relax and watch the ocean and admire the simply awe-inspiring sunsets. Enjoy Zanzibar style food featuring delicious local flavours and Zanzibar fruits and specialty coffee or chilled mocktails.

Day 10: Afternoon road transfer to the airport to catch your homebound flight.

Breakfast at the lodge.

TANZANIA EXPERIENCE - Private Holiday: Prices

Destinations: Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangire, Zanzibar Island
Ground Transportation, Accommodations, Meals and Activities, Prices based on per person

Prices in USD p.p. sharing double room

Tanzania Experience              2              3              4              5              6              single room supplement

01.01.19 – 31.01.19                2754        2483        2347        2309        2248        499

01.02.19 – 28.02.19                2840        2540        2390        2342        2275        499

01.03.19 – 31.05.19                2651        2380        2244        2206        2145        476

01.06.19 – 30.06.19                2719        2448        2312        2274        2213        477

01.08.19 – 31.08.19                2850        2550        2400        2352        2285        499

01.09.19 – 31.10.19                2805        2505        2355        2307        2240        477

01.11.19 – 19.12.19                2651        2380        2244        2206        2145        476

20.12.19 – 31.12.19                2805        2505        2355        2307        2240        477

Christmas and New Year’s supplement N/A
Easter supplement N/A

Experiences on TANZANIA EXPERIENCE - Private Holiday

The unique Africa travel experiences are what remain memorable long after your safari. It’s about the amazing moment when you witness the Wildebeest Migration; it’s about the hour you gazed awe at a pride of lions; it’s about the few hours spent exploring the largest intact caldera that hosts a myriad of wildlife; it’s about the bountiful opportunities you get to capture the iconic landscapes, wildlife, and birdlife as well as the gracious people of Tanzania.

TANZANIA EXPERIENCE - Private Holiday (Before Safari)

Pre-Tanzania Horizon extra night on full board at Karibu Heritage House with half day game drive and half day walking safari in Arusha NP in non-private (shared) vehicle.