Day 1. Arrival Date
You will be picked from the Kilimanjaro International Airport with our professional Guide and drive to Arusha for dinner and overnight at Mount Meru Game Lodge.
Day 2. Arusha to Tarangire
This is our first day of the trip where will visit the Tarangire National Park which is famous for Elephants, Big Baobao trees, and the famous River Tarangire which is feeding all the park; full day game drive and have your packed lunch at the picnic site in the bush and dinner and overnight at Maramboi Luxury Tented Camp
Day 3. Tarangire – Serengeti National park
In the morning, we will depart from the Lodge and head towards Serengeti National Park across the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (Loduare Gate). The stretch of road towards the park’s gates offers a fantastic opportunity to see animals in their natural habitat, often during migration including wildebeests, zebras, impalas, and lions. We will have a picnic lunch at the gate of the Serengeti National Park (Naabi Gate) where you can also follow a trail to the top of the hill which boasts stunning views over the famous Serengeti. With the game drive en-route, we will head for dinner and overnight at Kubukubu LuxuryTented Camp.
Day 4. Serengeti full day
This will be a full-day game drive in the Serengeti and the park has a lot to be seeing and need enough time for game viewing. You will leave the lodge for a morning game drive till afternoon and drive back to the lodge for Hot lunch have a short siesta and back to the park for a late afternoon game drive which is good for the great pictures of animals and the sunset. You will head back to the Camp for dinner and overnight at Kubukubu Luxury Tented Camp.
Day 5. Full Day Serengeti game drive
The Serengeti National park is famous and well known for its annual migration of over 1.5 million white-bearded (or brindled) wildebeest and 250,000 zebra and for its numerous Nile crocodile and honey badger; with your packed lunch head for full day game drive and dinner and overnight at Kubukubu Luxury Tented Camp.
Day 6. Full Day Serengeti game drive
After breakfast, you will join another game drive in the Serengeti National Park and you might spot animals you haven’t seen during the last three days. The Serengeti is also home to the Big Five – lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino, and leopard – and today you might be able to see all the members of this group. After lunch at a picnic site, you will proceed with a game drive and later back to the camp for dinner and overnight at Kubukubu Luxury Tented Camp.
Day 7. Serengeti – Ngorongoro
We’ll commence our journey in the morning where we can capture an abundance of animals as the sunrises over the Serengeti plains.
We will enjoy the game drive at Serengeti National Park in the rolling grasslands, dotted with wildlife, zebras, impalas, and hippos in their pools. In the late afternoon, after lunch at a picnic site, you will drive in direction of the Ngorongoro Crater and soon as you have reached the edge of the crater, the caldera opens up before you. This is an approximate 20 km wide crater is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to over 25,000 animals. We will visit Maasai Boma and later will drive to Ngorongoro Serena Lodge from where you can witness the Sunset over the Crater.
Day 8. Ngorongoro – Lake Eyasi
Early morning breakfast; and descend to the Ngorongoro Crater this is a highly visited African attraction is the world’s largest inactive, unbroken, and unfilled volcanic caldera. At this point, we will get a chance to see a large number of mammals such as the endangered rhinos, mountain reedbuck, jackals, and numerous bird species including white pelicans and flamingos on Lake Ndutu and Lake Magadi. In the afternoon have our picnic lunch and have a short afternoon game drive before we drive to Lake Eyasi for dinner and overnight at Kisima Ngeda Tented Camp.
Day 9. Lake Eyasi – Arusha
Lake Eyasi; The Mildly Alkaline Lake. Enjoy walks along the shores of the lake and spend afternoons exploring the area dotted with ancient Baobab trees. Go on a hunting expedition with a Hadzabe family – Africa’s last remaining hunter-gatherers, to see their astonishing ability to track and hunt small game.
The Hadzabe and Datoga people still make a living by hunting small wild animals and gathering wild fruits. These people are also referred to as the Bushmen. The tour will involve hunting, their cultural practices, and the Lake Eyasi tour. Drive to Arusha for Dinner and overnight at Mount Meru Game Lodge.
Day 10. Departure Day
You will leave the hotel depending on your departure flight. On this day you will be required to check out your rooms before 10; 00 am so if your flight is in the evening and you require a day room use we request you to let us know prior.
INCLUDED WITH THE PACKAGE
- Ground transport using 4 x 4 Land cruiser for all the above days
- Accommodation and Meals
- Park entry fees, Camping fees, and Crater service fees.
- Guiding fees
- Transit fees
- Drinking bottled mineral water while on safaris
- Concession fees
- WMA fees
- Tips to your guide
- Visits to the Maasai villages
- Personal travel insurance
- All other items of a personal nature
- Alcoholic beverages
- Soft drinks other than the mineral water
There is a safari holiday for everyone
Our guided safari packages are curated to give you the backstage pass to authentic Tanzanian experiences. With 22 National Parks, four(4) travel seasons, and more than 753 hotels and lodges on your planning desk, curating a safari could be unbearable and time-consuming. Speaking of time, we have 20 years of doing it. We have slept in the beds, tasted the food, and experienced every corner in East Africa. In this regard, Gladiola Adventure Tanzania has designed safari packages in full luxury lodgings and tented campsites, comfortable mid-range adventures, and packages for more outdoor adventure like basic camping safaris as well as photographic safari packages. Most rewarding, all safaris are private, you will have a personal driver-guide with you the whole trip. A well-informed local and a naturalist. Just what you need for a carefree safari holiday.
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