9 Days Tanzania Classic Safari
Length: 9 days
Destination: Arusha, Tarangire, Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Manyara
Major Attractions: lake Momella, Tarangire river, white-colobus monkey, lesser flamingos, big five, tree-climbing lions, Ngorongoro crater, Grumeti river, lake Manyara
Guiding Language: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian
Starting point: Moshi
Ending point: Moshi
Packing list: cotton pants, safari boots, bush-colored shirts, sun glasses, digital camera, binoculars, shorts, warm sweater, mosquito repellents, sunhat ,toiletries
Day1: Airport Arrival
Get picked up with warm smiles from our guide upon arrival. We then drive shortly to Moshi town to the booked hotel. Get a detailed safari briefing from the guide and settle in to your room to cool off after a long journey.
Day 2: Arusha Park Day Trip
Depart from your accommodation in Moshi for a drive to the beautiful Arusha park located 45 min away from Arusha city. The beautiful park is a home to Africa’s largest population of giraffes. Game drive spotting variety wildlife including black and white colobus monkeys, large number of giraffes, bushbucks, zebras, antelopes, buffaloes etc.
Break for lunch and proceed with the drive to the lake Momella. Game view along the crater lake which sustains life to lesser flamingos and hippos. To make it more interesting, you can get into a canoe to exploit the lake’s true beauty. Drive to Arusha where you will spend the night.
Day 3: Tarangire Game Drive
Depart from Arusha for a drive to Tarangire park famously known for its large herds of elephants and big number of baobab trees. Game drive exploring the savannah plains as you come across buffalos, antelopes, giraffes, big numbers of elephants ranging from babies to adults, zebras, wildebeests, lions, dik dik.
Break for a picnic lunch and proceed game viewing till evening. Drive to the booked hotel of your choice for overnight.
Day 4: Game Drive on Route and Transfer To Serengeti
Check out the hotel for a morning game drive in the park providing you access to see more wildlife along the way. Proceed with the drive to Serengeti park where you will arrive in the evening. Check in to your hotel for much rest as you anticipate for the next day.
Day 5: Serengeti Morning and Evening Game Drive
Have a warm cooked breakfast and set out for a half day game drive in the endless savannah plains. Game drive spotting elephants, antelopes, lions, hyenas, giraffes, zebras, gazelles, wildebeests and many others. Around noon, drive back to the hotel where hot lunch would be awaiting. In the late afternoon, start your evening game drive for a perfect sundowner as the sun sets over the acacia plains. Drive back to the hotel for overnight.
Day 6: Grumeti(Western Corridor) Full day Game Drive
Leave for a beautiful ride to Grumeti located in western part of Serengeti. Game drive along the way spotting hyenas, cheetah, warthogs, toppi and numerous bird species. Drive near the Grumeti river where hippos and crocodiles call it a home. In the evening, drive to your hotel for overnight.
Day 7: Game Drive On Route and Transfer To Ngorongoro
Set out for a long drive to Ngorongoro with game drive on route. Arrive in the late afternoon where you will transfer to the booked hotel for an overnight.
Day 8: Game Drive On Route and Transfer To Ngorongoro
Drive to Ngorongoro crater, a renowned world’s heritage site sustaining life to countless wildlife. Game drive in the 260 square kms exploring its beauty as you come across Africa’s Big five(lion, elephant, leopard, buffalo and rhinoceros),jackals, elands, hyenas, antelopes, etc. Karatu town where you will be spending the night.
Day 9: Manyara Game Drive and Transfer To Moshi
Drive from karatu to the beautiful Manyara park famously known for its tree-climbing lions. Game drive in the lush green park spotting zebras, giraffes, buffalos, large crowds of baboons, antelopes and elephants. Have a picnic lunch on route and go for a drive along the stunning lake Manyara. The lake is a home to hippos, fish and large number of lesser flamingos. Finally, drive back to Moshi and this mark off your adventure.
End of tour!
All park entry fees.
Pickup to and from airport.
All safari inclusive packages.
Hot air Balloon Tour.
4WD vehicle with open roof.
3 proper meals a day + tea/coffee+ snacks.
Professional tour guide with extensive knowledge.
Items of personal nature.