Bush to Beach Holiday

 

 

Duration: 10 days/9 nights

Accommodation: Lodges and Hotels – A combination of Comfort & Indulgent style

Highlights: Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti, Lake Manyara, Zanzibar

Best time of the year to visit: All year round

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This Bush to beach tour will take you to visit and explore 4 of the Northern parks of Tanzania, Tarangire Park, Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti Park, and Lake Manyara parks, and the Spice Island of Zanzibar. The cost of this tour includes transport, entry fee, meals, and accommodation. All the parks are home to small and large animals including birds and reptiles. This tour extends to the Island of Zanzibar for 1 night in Stone Town, the old city and 2 nights at the beach resort. You will enjoy and experience nature, wildlife, and habitat of the fauna and flora in the natural areas, also peoples and culture.

Day 1: Kilimanjaro – Arusha   (1-hour drive.)

You will meet one of our Yao Safari guides at the airport, and receive a short briefing about the transfer. After check in at your hotel then you will be briefed for the following day’s activities. Overnight Lush Garden Lodge

Day 2: Ngorongoro Crater

After an early breakfast, at 0600hrs drive to Ngorongoro with picnic lunch. Descend into the Crater floor for both morning and afternoon game drives. All the BIG FIVE, Rhino, Lion, Leopard, Buffalo and Elephant live in this wonderful Crater; others are Zebra, Hippo, Wildebeest, Hyena and more… Birdlife includes flamingos on the Soda lake Geese, Storks, Vultures and more… Your lunch will be served in the picnic site in the Crater at Ngoitoktok swamp a Hippo pool. After lunch, we proceed with game viewing at 1645hrs ascend the Crater.

Dinner and overnight at Rhino Lodge FB

Day 3: Serengeti National Park

Breakfast in your lodge at Ngorongoro, then 0900hrs launch a journey with game drives and lunch en route to the Great Serengeti National park. After picnic lunch in the park continue with afternoon game viewing in the park, a home lion, leopard, Elephant, Cheetah, Buffalo, Zebra, Wildebeest, Eland, Wild dog, Gazelles, Crocs and more.

Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Katikati Tented Lodge. FB

Day 4: Full day in Serengeti Park

After breakfast, continues with both morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park. Remember this is the migration safari, so as Serengeti is very large as your game drives will depend on the move of the migrants, your guide knows very well how to locate the herds.

Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Katikati Tented Lodge. FB

Day 5: Game drive en – route/Serengeti & Ngorongoro. Overnight at Marera Lodge.

Breakfast around 7:30 am.

After the breakfast, you will drive ahead to Karatu town via Ngorongoro Conservation with the game views en- route. Packed lunch will be served during the lunch hour around the park between Serengeti and Ngorongoro.

Dinner and overnight at Marera Lodge in Karatu.

Day 6: Arusha – Zanzibar

Breakfast at the lodge, at 0800hrs, check out and drive back to Arusha transferred to Arusha airport for your flight to Zanzibar that departs in the afternoon and arrives in Zanzibar 90 mins later. You will meet our staff at the Zanzibar airport and transfer to Stone Town hotel for your stay booked on bed and breakfast basis. BB

Day 7: Full day in Stone Town Zanzibar with excursion – Evening transfer to Coast.

In the morning you will be brought to the Old Town of Stone Town for a guided walking tour. You will visit the Old Fort, the oldest structure in Stone Town built between 1698 and 1701, visit the House of Wonders, the most elegant building in Stone Town, Built-in 1883, visit the Old Customs House, visit Darajani Market, visit Anglican Cathedral Church of Christ, built between 1873 and 1883 by the Universities’ Mission in Central Africa (UMCA) under the auspices of Edward Steere, third bishop of Zanzibar (1874-82), visit Beit el Amani Memorial Museum, visit slave market to mention the few, and lastly visit Forodhani Gardens on the seafront and was laid out in 1936 to mark the silver jubilee of Sultan Khalifa.

Later that day, return to your hotel in Stone Town, collect your stuff and transfer to Nungwi, on the northern coast of the Island for overnight booked on half board basis. HB

Day 8 & 9: R & R at the BEACH

These 2 days are to have leisure time on the beach side of the Island for Resting and Relaxation in the resort booked on half board basis. HB

Day 10: Zanzibar – Depart for your next Travel:

After breakfast, then at any time of your departure flight time, you will be transferred to the Zanzibar airport for your International/Domestic flight departure