9 DAYS – CALTURAL TOUR AND WILDLIFE SAFARI

Trip: Starts and ends at Kilimanjaro Airport:

Best Time: February to August

Accommodations: – Safari Lodges and Luxury Tented Camps

Highlights include:

- Serengeti National Park (Wildebeest Migration)

- Ngorongoro Crater (the largest unbroken caldera in the world)

Optional activities:

- Maasai Village/Boma visit

- Olduvai Gorge Museum visit

- Guided walk on Ngorongoro Crater rim

ITINERARY:

Day 1: Arusha – Tarangire National Park

0830 Hrs. After your breakfast; depart from Arusha to Tarangire National Park for game drive.

1300 Hrs. Stop at the Picnic Site for Picnic Lunch,

1400 Hrs. Continue for evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at

Meal: Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Isoitok Camp

Day 2: Maasai Cultural Tour, Datoga Tribe Visit

0800hrs. Go for a traditional medicine walk in the morning, followed by a Maasai boma visit.

1300 Hrs. Break for lunch will be served at your Lodge/Camp.

1400 Hrs. Drive straight to the bushmen country and spend the late afternoon or evening interacting with the Datoga tribe. Enjoy traditional songs and dances before returning to your camp for dinner and overnight.

Meals: Breakfast |Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Kisima Ngeda Tented Camp

Day 3: Interacting with Hadzabe /Bushmen, Sunset at Ngorongoro Crater Rim

0630 Hrs. After an early breakfast, join the Bushmen in their daily activities. With indigenous people of northern Tanzania is an unforgettable experience. Spend your morning walking in the African bush.

0930 Hrs. Return to lodge for breakfast and relax at Leisure.

1300 Hrs. Lunch will be served at your Lodge.

1400 Hrs. Drive straight to Ngorongoro Crater rim for relaxation and enjoy a breathtaking sunset. Dinner and overnight at Lodge

Meals: Breakfast |Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Pakulala Ngorongoro Camp

Day 4: Ngorongoro Crater to Serengeti

0730 Hrs. After breakfast, drive and descend into the crater floor with your lunch box for game viewing. The famous Ngorongoro Crate is rich of wildlife, each species have their own territories.

1300 Hrs. Stop at the Picnic Site for Picnic Lunch, which will be served on the crater floor at the picnic site near Lerai forest or hippo pool.

1400 Hrs. Ascend the crater drive and drive to Serengeti National park for your dinner and overnight.

Meals: Breakfast |Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Kiota Camp

Day 5: Central Serengeti – Northern Serengeti National Park

0630 Hrs. Early morning game drives in the in the Park

0930 Hrs. Return to lodge for breakfast.

1030 Hrs. After your breakfast; depart with picnic lunch to northern Serengeti

1300 Hrs. Break for lunch which will be served at the picnic area.

1400 Hrs. Afternoon game drives in northern Serengeti Kogatende/Bologonja area following the great migration at Mara River. Dinner and overnight at Tented Camp

Meals: Breakfast |Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Mara River Tented Lodge

Day 6: Northern Serengeti National Park (Tracing the direction of the Wildebeests)

0630 Hrs. Early morning game drives in the in the Park

0930 Hrs. Return to lodge for breakfast and relax at Leisure.

1300 Hrs. Lunch will be served at your Lodge.

1400 Hrs. Afternoon game drives in northern Serengeti Kogatende/Bologonja area following the great migration at Mara River.

Dinner and overnight at Tented Lodge

Meals: Breakfast |Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Mara River Tented Lodge

Day 7: Northern Serengeti National Park (Tracing the direction of the Wildebeests)

0630 Hrs. Early morning game drives in the in the Park

0930 Hrs. Return to lodge for breakfast and relax at Leisure.

1300 Hrs. Lunch will be served at your Lodge.

1400 Hrs. Afternoon game drives in northern Serengeti Kogatende/Bologonja area following the great migration at Mara River.

Dinner and overnight at Lodge

Meals: Breakfast |Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Mara River Tented Lodge

Day 8: Full day in Northern Serengeti: Mara River area

0630 Hrs. Early morning game drives in the in the Park

0930 Hrs. Return to lodge for breakfast and relax at Leisure.

1300 Hrs. Lunch will be served at your Lodge.

1400 Hrs. Afternoon game drives in northern Serengeti Kogatende/Bologonja area following the great migration at Mara River.Dinner and overnight at Lodge

Meals: Breakfast |Lunch | Dinner

Accommodation: Mara River Tented Lodge

Day 9: Northern Serengeti to Kilimanjaro Airport

0630 Hrs. Early morning game drives in the in the Park

0930 Hrs. Return to lodge for breakfast and relax at Leisure.

1200 Hrs. Lunch will be served at your Lodge.

1300 Hrs. Transfer to Kogatende Airstrip for your flight to Kilimanjaro Airport to connect with your departure flight home.

Meals: Breakfast |Lunch

End of your tour.

Experiences:
Attractions
Art and History
Farmers Market
Landmarks
Nightlife
Outdoor Activities
Shopping
Workshops
Other
Languages spoken: English
Included in price: - Accommodation as stipulated in the Itinerary - Sightseeing as specified in itinerary - Transport on safari in a 4WD vehicle with an open roof - All parks entrance fees - Service of English Speaking driver guide - Mineral water 1.5lt per person per day. - Flights from Serengeti to Kilimanjaro Airport - Salary for the Professional English Drive Guide. - Government taxes and levies
Not Included in price: - Airport transfers (can be arranged upon request) - International and domestic flights and departure taxes - Accommodation in Arusha before/after safari (can be arranged upon request) - Easter and Christmas Holidays Surcharge - Hot and cold drinks. - Optional Hot Air Balloon ride over Serengeti - Olduvai/Visit of Maasai Boma - Optional flying doctors insurance (we can arrange upon request) - Tips to the driver/guide and Cook. - And all not mentioned in the itinerary above. - Tourist visas - Personal travel/medical insurance - Soft drinks or alcoholic beverages - Any items of personal nature (laundry service, telephone/internet bills, souvenirs)
Refund policy : when the cancellation is done in a period of over 28 days of the safari/tour, 50% of the deposit sent will be refunded. When the cancellation is done in a period between 14 -28 days of the safari/tour, 25% of the payment would be refunded. When the cancellation is done in a period between 7 – 14 days NO REFUND.
Cancellations : when the cancellation is done in a period of over 28 days of the safari/tour, 50% of the deposit sent will be refunded. When the cancellation is done in a period between 14 -28 days of the safari/tour, 25% of the payment would be refunded. When the cancellation is done in a period between 7 – 14 days NO REFUND.
Availability : Through out the year