Day 01: ARRIVAL IN ARUSHA
Picked up from Kilimanjaro International Airport and transferred to your hotel.
Dinner and overnight at Mount Meru Hotel (Half Board)
Day 02: ARUSHA / TARANGIRE NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast, drive to Tarangire National Park. This park covering approximately 2600 square kilometers is spectacular in the dry season when many of the migratory wildlife species come back to the permanent waters of Tarangire River. Huge herds of wildebeest, zebras, elephants, eland and oryx gather to stay in Tarangire until the onset of the rains when they migrate again to good grazing areas.
Lunch, dinner and overnight at MARAMBOI TENTED LODGE (Full Board)
Day 03: TARANGIRE / SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast, proceed to the Central part of Serengeti. This park is well-known for its healthy stock of resident wildlife, particularly the “big five”, named for the five most prized trophies taken by hunters: Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Buffaloes, and Rhinos.
Lunch, dinner and overnight at SERENGETI ACACIA CAMP (Full Board)
Day 4: SERENGETI CENTRAL
After breakfast, depart for Central Serengeti National Park with picnic lunch and game drive along the way. Serengeti, among other incredible wildlife and stunning views is famed for the annual migration of over 1.5 million wildebeest and hundred thousands of zebras, a frenzied bout of territorial conquests and mating happening from July-October. Witness an actual survival of the fittest as these animals plunge through crocodile-infested waters. The wildebeest produces more than 8,000 calves daily before the 1,000 km (600 mile) pilgrimage begins again.
Dinner and overnight at SERENGETI ACACIA CAMP (Full Board)
Day 05: SERENGETI / NGORONGORO CONSERVATION AREA
After breakfast, drive to Ngorongoro for the crater tour with picnic descent to the crater floor for the day tour. Some 20,000 mammals live in the area including about 20 black rhinoceros, making the crater the best place in Tanzania to see these amazing creatures. The crater floor also has one of the highest carnivore densities in the world. Lions, cheetahs, hyenas and jackals are commonly seen, while leopards, servals and bat-eared foxes may be seen with some luck.
Dinner and overnight at NGORONGORO FARM HOUSE (Full Board)
Day 06: NGORONGORO / FLIGHT TO ZANZIBAR
After breakfast, drive back to Arusha Hotel for lunch. Later transferred to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your flight to Zanzibar in the afternoon.
Dinner and overnight at TEMBO HOTEL (Half Board)
Day 07: ZANZIBAR
After breakfast, you will go on a guided tour of stone town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Experience tracing the footsteps of Arab Sultans on Zanzibar and ponder on the interesting historical sites and labyrinths. See actual Zanzibar doors famous for its unique architectural tradition.
After lunch, we will proceed to a tour of the countryside to the spice plantations. This place has a rich history and you will be welcomed by the rich aroma of spices such as nutmeg and cinnamon. Afterwards, drive to Nungwi .
Dinner and overnight at Z HOTEL (Half Board)
Day 08: ZANZIBAR
Spend the day at leisure or with optional activities available at the hotel at an extra cost
Breakfast, dinner and overnight at Z HOTEL (Half Board)
Day 09: DEPARTURE
After breakfast, enjoy the rest of your stay by relaxing in the pool or in the beach while taking in as much sunshine as you can. Lunch on own account. In the afternoon, transferred to the airport for your onward flight.