14 Days Tanzania Lodge Safari and Zanzibar Beach Holiday
|Duration||13 Days 12 Nights|
|Start Point||Arusha Town|
|End Point||Zanzibar Island|
|Rating: ★★★★★ reviews|
14 Days Tanzania Lodge Safari and Zanzibar Beach Holiday
Experience the highlights of Tanzania with a combination of a private Tanzania safari and a cultural beach holiday in Zanzibar with our special offer package
This affordable 14 day private Tanzania safari combines northern Tanzania’s wildlife experience with the culture of Zanzibar’s Stone Town and its fantastic beaches. Visit Tanzania’s most famous National Parks for 7 days, including: Tarangire National Park, Lake Manyara, Ngorongoro Crater and the amazing Serengeti. Relax in your beach hotel after a flight from the Serengeti to Zanzibar, and explore endless paradise beaches. The package starts in Arusha and ends in Zanzibar.
This itinerary starts at Kilimanjaro Airport, and ends at Zanzibar airport.
|This safari is also available as a Budget Camping Tanzania Safari.|
ITINERARY | Places to visit
Day 1: ARRIVAL Kilimanjaro International Airport
You will be met at the airport by your driver/guide and our representative. We will take you to your hotel in Arusha for a free day of leisure, with your safari starting the next day.
Overnight at Rivertrees Country Inn or Serena Arusha Hotel. All meals are included.
Day 2: Tarangire National Park
Your safari starts with the drive to Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park and sanctuary for an unusually large elephant population. Majestic baobab trees are an interesting feature of the park, dwarfing the animals that feed beneath them. Animals concentrate along the Tarangire River, which provides the only permanent water supply in the area. There is a great diversity of wildlife in this park, including lion, leopard, cheetah and up to six thousand elephants. You will have a half day game drive in the park.
Overnight at Maramboi Tented Camp. All meals included.
Day 3: Lake Manyara National Park
After breakfast we depart for Lake Manyara. Nestling at the base of the Great Rift Valley escarpment, the park is recognized for its incredible beauty. You can see many game animals such as Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Impala, hippo and more.
Overnight at Manyara Serena Lodge. All meals included.
Day 4: Ngorongoro Conservation Area
In the morning you will be driven to the Ngorongoro Crater. Upon arrival at Ngorongoro, you will descend into the crater for a game drive on the crater floor. As very few animals migrate in and out of the crater with its 2000 ft. high walls, you can expect to see lions, elephants, zebras, hippos, flamingos, jackals, rhinos, antelopes, many birds and other species.
Your driver/guide will be in contact with other safari drivers and will amaze you with his skill at locating the hidden animals.
Overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge or a lodge at Karatu. All meals included.
Day 5: Serengeti National Park
After breakfast you will start on your journey to the Serengeti National Park. A picnic lunch will be provided. After stopping for your picnic lunch on a kopje (rocky outcropping) in the Serengeti, you will continue further into the park and go on a thrilling game drive.
Overnight in the Serengeti at Serengeti Kati Kati Camp. All meals included.
Day 6: Serengeti National Park
A full day of game driving around the Serengeti. Depending on the time of year and the location of the great migration herds, you may see huge numbers of wildebeest, and big cats, hyenas and other predators near to them – looking to hunt an easy meal. All year round you can see elephants, giraffes, zebras, lions, monkeys, baboons, hippos, rhinos, antelopes and many birds and other species of animals as in Ngorongoro, your driver/guide will be skillful as ever when locating hidden animals.
Overnight at Serengeti Kati Kati Camp. All meals included.
Day 7: Zanzibar Island
In the morning we bring you to the Seronera airstrip, for your direct flight from the Serengeti to Zanzibar (short stopover in Arusha). Transfer to the boutique beach hotel Ocean Paradise Resort. Breakfast and Dinner are included.
Days 8 -11: Zanzibar Island
Relax and enjoy the endless beaches of Zanzibar whilst staying in your beachside hotel. There are a wide range of water sport activities you can participate in, such as snorkeling, scuba diving, boat trips and more.
Breakfast and Dinner are included.
Day 12: Zanzibar – Stone Town.
After breakfast you will be transferred to Stone Town. En-route you will do the famous Zanzibar Spice Tour: We have developed a special Spice Tour with lots of in-depth information not only about spices, but also about the organically grown herbs, and will provide an educational background of their traditional uses in medicine, cosmetics and cooking. After the tour we invite you for an opulent lunch at special spice restaurant – where you can taste the spices and fruits you saw on the tour.
Overnight at Zanzibar Coffee House or Kisiwa House. Breakfast and lunch included.
Day 13: Zanzibar Island
Today we will show you Stone Town on our Historical Stone Town Tour. This tour takes you through fabled Stone Town, where history appears to stand still. With visits to the House of Wonders, the Palace Museum (People’s Palace), Dr Livingston’s House and the Arab Fort amongst others, it is a fascinating look at the essence of Zanzibar. You will see Zanzibar’s bustling market, winding alleyways, ornately carved and studded doors, two cathedrals and countless mosques!
Alternatively, you can do a boat tour to Prison Island, the Safari Blue trip, or a private island trip (for details click here: full day, extra costs).
Overnight at Zanzibar Coffee House or Kisiwa House. Breakfast included.
Day 14: DEPARTURE
Departure to airport for your flight back home or extension of your holiday.
In the Serengeti you have the opportunity to go on an unforgettable balloon ride!
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Cost / Group Price – Important Information
> Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.
>Maximum Number of people per car is 6
>This tour accepts children who are 5 years and older.
Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged
with extra cost
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|LODGE SAFARIS INCLUDES:||LODGE SAFARIS EXCLUDES:|
|All airport transfers in private car
Domestic flight Serengeti – Zanzibar
Transport and wildlife drives in modified 4WD Land Cruiser or Land Rover with photographic roof hatch
Services of a professional safari guide
Meals and accommodation as per itinerary
Accommodation on Safari Lodges and Tented Camps as per itinerary
All wildlife reserve entry fees and camping fee
All accommodations as per itinerary
All tours on Zanzibar as per itinerary
|All items of a personal nature
Gratuities for safari guide and camp staff
Airport departure tax
Visa and Passport fees
Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and beverages in lodges