Wonders of Tanzania Safari
- Herds of Elephant and Buffalo in Tarangire National Park
- Excellent game-viewing all year round in the Serengeti National Park
- Magnificent views at Ngorongoro Crater
Days 1 & 2: Tarangire National Park
Upon your arrival at Arusha Airport you will be met by a Representative who will assist you in boarding your scheduled flight to Kuro Airstrip. Your flight departs at 08:00 in the morning. A representative from Swala Camp will meet you for your game-drive to camp.
Swala Tented Camp:
Swala Camp is nestled in a beautiful, acacia forest enclave at the edge of the gently rolling savannah in the southwest corner of the Tarangire National Park. Each of the 9 private, permanent tents feature en suite bathrooms with showers and terraces overlooking the bush and the Gurusi swamps. Tarangire is believed to have some of the largest herds of Elephants in Africa, as well as more than 300 species of breeding birds.
Swala is the only camp in this section of the National park, affording guests private game viewing opportunities in open four-wheel drive vehicles with expert guides. For an intimate and interactive introduction to the local culture, additional excursions to a nearby local village school, which is funded by the camp, are available.
Two overnights at Swala Camp in a tent with an elevated terrace with en-suite facilities. Accommodation is on a full board basis including scheduled game-drives in 4x4 safari vehicles.
Days 3 - 5: Serengeti National Park
After breakfast you will be transferred to Kuro Airstrip for your scheduled flight to Seronera Airstrip. A short road transfer will bring you to camp. Serena Serengeti Safari Lodge is set high on a hill with breathtaking vistas of sweeping grasslands and the unspoiled wilderness landscape of the Serengeti plains.
Serengeti National Park is a natural paradise and home to one of the greatest wildlife spectacles on, the annual migration of Wildebeest, Zebra and Gazelle. The lodge is inspired by a traditional African village, separate rondavel 'huts' house the luxury guest rooms that have their own view of the vast Serengeti plains.
A delightful water feature runs through the main public areas and towards the restaurant, dining and bar area guests are let through open corridors with rich African carving and high roofs. The lodge also has a boutique where curios, clothes and a variety of other items can be bought. There are 66 guest rooms all with en suite showers and a private balcony.
The uniquely crafted bedroom units maximize the use of local materials in order to blend in with the surroundings. The lodge offers morning and afternoon game drives, a swimming pool with a panoramic view of the plains below and for an extra change guests can enjoy a balloon safari.
Three overnights at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge in a thatched hut with a balcony and en-suite bathroom. Accommodation is on a full board basis including three half-day game-drives in 4x4 safari vehicles. An optional extra, at an additional cost, is a ballooning safari over the Serengeti plains.
Days 6 & 7: Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area
After breakfast, transfer to the airstrip for your scheduled flight to Manyara Airstrip where you are met by a representative from Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge for your transfer, 2 hours and 30 minutes, to the lodge.
Ngorongoro Serena Safari Hotel:
Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge is built into the rim of a dormant and collapsed volcano (known as a caldera). Ngorongoro Crater is the world's largest intact caldera, with over 20 000 animals making this their permanent home. The lodge, with its plant and ivy covered native stonewalls, blends quietly into the surroundings.
There are 75 guest rooms all with en-suite showers and most have a private terrace. Due to the prevailing cool climate in the region, the lounge and dining room are set indoors, with large picture glass windows providing excellent views of the crater.
All the main areas are complimented by log fires, which enhance the atmosphere. The hotels unique design continues into the restaurant and bar, with magnificent examples of prehistoric cave paintings etched into the walls. The full service lounge has an outdoor balcony with a fixed telescope for guests' enjoyment. Activities available from the lodge include full day trips into the caldera, visits to a local Masai village or perhaps a visit to the famous Olduvai Gorge, the 'birthplace of man', all at an additional cost.
Two overnights at Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge in a room with a private terrace and en-suite bathroom. Accommodation is on a full board basis including one full day game-drive on the crater floor in a 4x4 safari vehicle.
Day 8: Arusha
Enjoy an early morning breakfast. Transfer by road to Manyara Airstrip for your scheduled flight to Arusha Airport. Upon arrival, at 12:20, services end.
- Twin or single accommodation
- Meals on a full board basis at Swala Camp, Serena Serengeti Safari Lodge and Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
- Teas, coffees, soft drinks, local beers, local brand spirits and house wines at Swala Camp
- Laundry at Swala Camp
- Scheduled game activities as specified
- Tanzania National Park fees
- Scheduled domestic flights: Arusha Airport / Kuro Airstrip / Seronera Airstrip / Manyara Airstrip / Arusha Airstrip
- Scheduled transfers: Seronera Airstrip / Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge / Seronera Airstrip and Manyara Airstrip / Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge / Manyara Airstrip
- Domestic departure tax, currently USD 6.00 per person, from Arusha Airport and Manyara Airstrip
- Emergency medical evacuation insurance
- Curio shop purchases
- Gratuities and all items of a personal nature
- Meals and drinks not specified above
- Transfers to Arusha (day 1) and from Arusha (day 8)
- Visa fees (if required)
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