9 DAYS WILDLIFE ADVENTURES EXPERIENCE:
DAY 1: KILIMANJARO AIRPORT/ARUSHA.
Our driver will pick you from the airport and drop you in Arusha for dinner and overnight at Planet lodge.
DAY 2: ARUSHA – TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
Early breakfast before you drive to Tarangire national crossing the Maasai Steppe on your way to Tarangire National Park, Tanzania’s fourth largest and one of its most diverse. Stop at the picturesque park gate for the driver to fill up the parks registration book before you enter the park for evening to sunset game drive in the park enjoying viewing animals.
Elephants, Buffalos, pythons are seen easily regularly cross your path, unbothered by your benign presence and going about their daily routines. You’ll meander along bush tracks and explore the Tarangire River’s twists and turns, finding elephant drinking and playing in the refreshing waters. Late this afternoon you’ll arrive at your lodge/campsite where you can settle in and relax before dinner and your first night in the bush. Dinner and overnight at Maramboi tented lodge OR Wild palm campsite.
DAY 3: TARANGIRE PARK - LAKE MANYARA PARK
Go out for sunrise game drives at Tarangire national park before you drive to lake manyara for mid morning to sunset game drives. Lake Manyara National Park which is among Tanzania’s smallest park. Drive through the lush garden is a gentle reminder that you are now in Africa. Exotic birdcalls fill the air. Enjoy a picnic lunch and afterwards you’ll continue game viewing of animals in the park.
Zebra, wildebeest, bushbuck, dik-dik and guinea fowl regularly cross your path, unbothered by your benign presence and going about their daily routines. You’ll meander along bush tracks and explore the Lake which is home of thousand of Flamingos and River’s twists and turns, finding elephant drinking and playing in the refreshing waters. More game drive to sunset before you drives to Tloma lodge OR heaven nature campsite for dinner and overnight.
DAY 4: LAKE MANYARA – LAKE EYASI BUSHMENS TRAIL
Early breakfast at 6:00pm then depart for Lake eyasi Village for the bushmen’s tour. They only survive by eating wild fruits and Meat only. After you have arrived there you will go out for cultural interaction with the Tatoga tribe (a very interesting tribe). Our Tatoga guide at the village will lead the tour. Visit the Onion plantation which supplies onions over east Africa since years and years now. Visit the bushmen of Tanzania – the Hadzabe people with a possibility of going out for a short hunting expedition with them in the evening before dinner and overnight. Only bows and arrows will be used. The Bushmen hunt on baboons, and other small mammals. The Hadzabe don’t build houses. They live in caves and in make shift shelters.Dinner and overnight at Lake eyasi safari lodge OR Bright campsite.
DAY 5: LAKE EYASI BUSHMENS TOUR – SERENGETI N.PARK
Wake up early in the morning at 5:30Am whereby will take a cup of fresh brewed Tanzanian coffee and later on at 6:00Am you will go out for Sunrise hunting expedition. This will be great time and experience in your life.
This will be three to four hours hunting expedition. At 10:00Am you will walk back to the lodge for your brunch (breakfast and lunch keep together).
After breakfast you will take your way to Serengeti national park heading in a northwesterly direction.
Head up the winding, switch-back road and into the Ngorongoro Highlands continue to the Serengeti national park (endless plain) for Early breakfast at 6:00pm then depart for Lake eyasi Village for the bushmen’s tour. They only survive by eating wild fruits and Meat only. After you have arrived there you will go out for cultural interaction with the Tatoga tribe (a very interesting tribe). Our Tatoga guide at the village will lead the tour. Visit the Onion plantation which supplies onions over east Africa since years and years now. Visit the bushmen of Tanzania – the Hadzabe people with a possibility of going out for a short hunting expedition with them in the evening before dinner and overnight. Only bows and arrows will be used. The Bushmen hunt on baboons, and other small mammals. The Hadzabe don’t build houses. They live in caves and in make shift shelters. Dinner and Overnight at Serengeti kati kati tented camp OR pimbi campsite.
DAY 6: FULL DAY IN SERENGETI PARK
Breakfast followed by morning, afternoon and evening game drives in the park, a home to lion, leopard, Elephant, Cheetah, Buffalo, Zebra, Wildebeest, Eland, Wild dog, Gazelles, Crocs and more. Lot of birds includes the Eurasia migrants. Dinner and overnight in Serengeti kati kati tented camp OR Pimbi campsite.
DAY 7: SERENGETI N.PARK – NGORONGORO CRATER RIM.
SUNRISE game drives start at 06:30am till 12:00pm. When you’ll stop for picnic lunch before you drive to the ngorongoro crater rim for dinner and overnight. After Lunch departs for the Ngorongoro Crater with game drive en-route. At Olduvai Gorge, make a brief stop at the museum to view some of the incredible finds of Drs. Louis and Mary Leakey.. Dinner and overnight Ngorongoro sopa lodge OR Simba campsite.
DAY 8: NGORONGORO CRATER FLOOR – ARUSHA .
Rise early for breakfast before you spend a fully day exploring the crater floor. The area is world-renowned in its reputation and very small in its scale, so you will see other safari goers. Don’t let that distract you from the beauty of the place or from the fact that this remains one of the only places on earth where you may see all of the Big Five at once: Lion, Leopard, Bull Elephant, African Buffalo and Black Rhino. To maximize your time on the crater floor you will enjoy a special boxed lunch at a scenic picnic spot.
Your journey will take you throughout this tremendous landscape that is constantly changing as animals move to and fro in search of pasture, water or east prey. In the afternoon drive to Arusha for dinner and overnight at planet lodge.
DAY 9: ARUSHA/KILIMANJARO AIRPORT (JRO)
Our driver will drop you back at the airport for your flight back home.
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PRICES: (Ask for quotation):
- All Game drives and the Park fees.
- Guiding allowance fees.
- Meals as per the above itinerary – 3 Meals a day – Vegetarians and Non vegetarians.
- Services of a Senior Bright African Safaris Naturalist Driver/Guide
- Government taxes.
- Wildlife viewing drives in a specially customized 4-WD Land cruiser with Pop up roof for game viewing
- Complimentary bottled drinking water while on safaris (1.5ltr bottled water per person per day).
- Soft drinks, beer, wine and spirits (as well as gifts like local crafts etc)
- International flights tickets (airline), Hotel before and after safari in Arusha,
- Tips for staff such as guides and the cook staff
- Fees for passport, visas, immunizations and insurance
- Laundry, phone and other items of a personal nature
- Visit and support s for the orphans center – these can be arranged and paid for direct to the center
Transport while on Safari: - We’ll provide 1 special Safari Jeep – Land cruiser 4WD. The vehicles are fitted with a pop – up roof for game viewing and photographing.
Others are like: Light weight safari shoes or trainers, sandals, sunglasses, sun creams, insect repellent creams, a light weight first aid kit, day pack for your cameras, rucksack for your safari gears and clothes. Of course, you will want to capture much of Tanzania's wildlife, so don't forget a camera, batteries and film. A medium range telephoto lens will be found useful as will a pair of binoculars. In case you're bringing any electrical equipment, the electricity is 220v.Also our vehicles has got charging system for our clients to charge their cameras etc.