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7-day Highlights of Tanzania

Our 7-day Highlights of Tanzania is a value for money safari with set departures that is a combination of road and light aircraft flight, with the latter reducing long days of travel on the road.  The safari features tented camps and traditional safari lodges.  Included are 2 nights in the world-famous Serengeti National Park, and a visit to the ‘eighth wonder of the world’, the magnificent Ngorongoro Crater and two nights in the undiscovered wilderness of Tarangire National Park.

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From
USD$3,228
per person sharing*

Highlights

  • Lake Manyara National Park
  • Ngorongoro Crater
  • Serengeti National Park
  • Tarangire National Park

Includes

  • Arrival transfer from/ to the Kilimanjaro International Airport 
  • Met in our unique style with wet towels and ‘bubbly’ 
  • Half Board accommodation in Arusha 
  • Full Board accommodation while on safari. 
  • Park entry fees 
  • Full day Ngorongoro crater tour 
  • Domestic Flight from Serengeti to Arusha 
  • Use of 4x4 Safari Land Cruiser on safari 
  • Bottled, drinking water in the vehicle while on safari 
  • Pop-up roof Safari Land Cruiser while on safari

Excludes

  • International flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Optional activities
  • Visas
  • Vaccinations
  • Gratuities
  • Increases in park fees, government taxes and levies and fuel surcharges
  • Beverages (alcohol, soft drinks and additional bottled water)

Starts

Arusha, Tanzania

Ends

Arusha, Tanzania

Duration

7 days

Countries visited

Tanzania

Departures

Any date of your choice. Advanced bookings recommended, as accommodation is subject to availability.

Price

From USD$3,228
per person sharing*

Group Size

2 - 6 people

Safari Type

Lodges and Tented Camps

Accommodation:

Lodge

Vehicle

Day 1: Mount Meru Hotel, Arusha
Arrive at Arusha’s Kilimanjaro International Airport and meet your customer service representative. Transfer to Arusha town situated at the foot of Mount Meru. Check in to the Mount Meru Hotel (BB), a modern hotel nestled against one of the most majestic backdrops of the picturesque Mount Meru, sister peak to Africa's highest summit, Mount Kilimanjaro. Afternoon will be at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 2: Serengeti Serena Lodge, Serengeti National Park
After breakfast transfer to Arusha Airport for a morning scheduled flight to Seronera Airstrip of the Serengeti National Park and to Serengeti Serena Lodge, which is ideally located for safari game drives as well as optional activities such as balloon safaris, guided walks etc. Lunch and afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Day 3: Serengeti Serena Lodge, Serengeti National Park
With a full day’s game-driving in the park, your options are wide. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served at the camp, where guided nature walks can also be taken. Game drives can be taken morning and afternoon. Whilst the annual migration is the Serengeti’s most famous attraction, the Park is also renowned for its lion, many of which have been fitted with radio-transmitter collars so that their movements may be tracked, and additionally for its wealth of cheetah, zebra, giraffe, Thomson’s and Grant’s gazelle, eland, impala, klipspringer, hippo and warthog.

Day 4: Ngorongoro Serena Lodge, Ngorongoro Conservation Area
After breakfast depart the lodge not later than 08.00AM with game drive en route, drive through the Serengeti to the Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area, stopping en route for a visit to the world-famous Olduvai Gorge Palaeolithic site and reputed ‘Cradle of Mankind’. Thereafter, proceed leisurely to Ngorongoro to check in at Ngorongoro Serena, enjoy a late lunch then spend the rest of the day at leisure. (Optional Maasai Village visit-extra cost applies, please contact our guide if you wish to take this excursion) Remainder of the day spent at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge, which offers the finest location of all the crater rim lodges, lying on the southern rim of the crater, directly above the yellow fever trees of the Lerai Forest. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Serena Lodge (standard room)-Lunch + dinner + bed + breakfast.
Distance/drive time: 195 km / 3½ hours

Day 5: Maramboi Tented Lodge, Tarangire National Park
In the morning after breakfast descend for half day game drive in the crater. After a picnic style lunch at the crater, drive to Lake Manyara National Park for brief game drives. Afterwards drive to Maramboi camp, located adjacent to Tarangire for evening check-in. Dinner and overnight at Maramboi Tented Camp-L-DBB. Distance/drive time: 95 km / 2½ hours

Day 6: Maramboi Tented Lodge, Tarangire National Park
Spend a full day on safari in Tarangire National Park with full day game drives. All meals and overnight at Maramboi Tented Camp (standard room)-Picnic Lunch + dinner + bed + breakfast.

Day 7: End of Itinerary
After breakfast at the camp, depart leisurely at mid-morning and drive to Arusha. Lunch at Arusha Coffee Lodge (if your flight connection does not allow, a packed box lunch will be provided). Transfer to Arusha or Kilimanjaro Airport for your onward flight.

Accommodation

Destination

Basis

Duration

Mount Meru Hotel

Arusha

B&B

1 Night

Serengeti Serena Lodge

Serengeti National Park

FB

2 Nights

Ngorongoro Serena Lodge

Ngorongoro Conservation Area

FB

1 Night

Maramboi Tented Lodge

Tarangire National Park

FB

2 Nights

 

 

 

 

 

 

Key
B&B: Bed and Breakfast
FB: Dinner, Bed, Breakfast and Lunch