Glimpse of Tanzania - Private Holiday (Fly-In)

Stone Town, Selous, Zanzibar Island
10 Nights/ 11 Days
From $2,618 inc: transfers & lodges

This itinerary is ideal for those who are looking to travel for their honeymoon, anniversary or just a great escape, the exclusivity of the itinerary allows you to discover the iconic Stone Town before you board a flight to the seclusion of the Selous Game Reserve which is perfect for romance and the opportunity to share some incredible moments.  Thereafter, you will fly from Selous to Zanzibar Island then transferred to the beach hideaway in the northern peninsula of the Island – Nungwi.

SAFARI ITINERARY AT A GLANCE

  • Day 1: Stone Town / Tembo House Hotel
  • Day 2: Stone Town / Tembo House Hotel (B)
  • Day 3: Selous Game Reserve / Selous River Camp (B,L,D)
  • Day 4: Selous Game Reserve / Selous River Camp (B,L,D)
  • Day 5: Selous Game Reserve / Selous River Camp (B,L,D)
  • Day 6: Zanzibar Island / Smiles Beach Hotel (B,L,D)
  • Day 7: Zanzibar Island / Smiles Beach Hotel (B,L,D)
  • Day 8: Zanzibar Island / Smiles Beach Hotel (B,L,D)
  • Day 9: Zanzibar Island / Smiles Beach Hotel (B,L,D)
  • Day 10: Zanzibar International Airport Transfer (B)

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

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

Trip Includes

  • A unique 10-day private safari and beach holiday
  • All transfers in Zanzibar in private vehicle
  • Transportation while on safari in non-private camp vehicle
  • English-speaking driver guides
  • Meals and 10 nights as described in the itinerary
  • All park entrance fees and taxes
  • Scheduled flights from (1) Zanzibar to Serengeti (2) Serengeti to Zanzibar
Best for: Returning Travellers, First Time Visitor, Couples
  • Description
  • Prices
  • Experiences

Safari Itinerary

Stay Route / Destination Meals/ Accommodation
2 Nights

Arrive at Zanzibar International Airport (ZNZ)

Transfer toTembo House Hotel for overnight.

Tembo House Hotel is located on the seafront and is ideally located for exploring Stone Town’s waterfront area, the inner labyrinth streets and historical sites. The hotel has 37 rooms of varying size and comfort. All rooms are en suite and most have balconies overlooking either the beach, or the hotel’s courtyard pool. The breakfast buffet, included in the room price, is basic but generally good. The restaurant serves both local and international dishes. The friendly staff are well trained and helpful and will offer advice on guides and activities. 

Morning City Tour and afternoon Spice Tour.

Breakfast at the hotel.Lunch and dinner is not included. Overnight at Tembo House Hotel.

Note: Tembo House Hotel does not serve alcoholic drinks. Lunch and dinner (alcoholic drinks also served) can optionally be taken at the famous Livingstone Beach Restaurant or 6 Degrees South Restaurantnext to Tembo House Hotel.

3 Nights

Transfer back to the airport. Depart on scheduled Coastal flight to Selous via Dar es Salaam 09.30h – 11.30h (baggage allowance including all hand luggage 15 kg). On arrival at Mtemere Airstrip meet and transfer to Selous River Camp. Afternoon boat safari along the mighty Rufiji River.

Breakfast at the hotel. Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Selous River Camp (Rest Camp Tent).

Selous River Camp nestles within a woodland along the banks of the great Rufiji River adjacent to the vast, unfenced Selous Game Reserve. The camp offers accommodation in tented rooms and mud hut rooms with ensuite bathrooms and beautiful views over the Rufiji River. Meals are served in our thatched, open-dining area overlooking the river and the chef uses fresh produce to prepare delicious meals. The friendly staff at the camp offer warm hospitality and cater to nature enthusiasts with fitting safari game drives, and walking activities in the Selous and boat safaris.

Full day unlimited game viewing drive in the reserve.

Breakfast at the camp. Picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight at Selous River Camp(Rest Camp Tent).

5 Nights

Early morning guided walking safari. Transfer back to Mtemere Airstrip. Depart on scheduled Coastal flight to Zanzibar via Dar es Salaam 13.15h – 14.20h(baggage allowance including all hand luggage 15 kg). On arrival at Zanzibar International Airport, meet and transfer to Smiles Beach Hotel. Remainder of the afternoon at leisure to relax by the swimming pool or on the beach.
Full days at leisure to relax by the swimming pool or on the beach or enjoy the marine and land activities.

Breakfast at the camp. Dinner and overnight at Smiles Beach Hotel.
Lunch is not included. All Breakfasts and 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 11: Morning at leisure to relax by the swimming pool or on the beach. Afternoon road transfer to the airport to catch your homebound flight.

Breakfast at the lodge.

Glimpse of Tanzania - Private Holiday (Fly-In): Prices

Destinations: Stone Town, Selous, Zanzibar Island
Ground Transportation, Accommodations, Meals and Activities, Prices based on per person

January – December     NET PRICES

Prices in USD per person sharing double room

Glimpse of Tanzania              2              3              4              5              6              single room supplement

01.01.19 – 28.02.19                2770        2726        2710        2701        2694        847

01.03.19 – 31.05.19                2694        2650        2634        2625        2618        823

01.06.19 – 31.10.19                2802        2758        2742        2733        2726        847

01.11.19 – 15.12.19                2694        2650        2634        2625        2618        823

16.12.19 – 31.12.19                2802        2758        2742        2733        2726        847

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

Experiences on Glimpse of Tanzania - Private Holiday (Fly-In)

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.

Glimpse of Tanzania - Private Holiday (Fly-In) (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.