06 December 2016

Kilimanjaro Tours and Cruises

Simba Safari tour - 7 Days

You'll have the chance to see all the "big five" on this exciting week-long tour

This seven-day safari tour gets you up close to some of the planet's most spectacular wild animals, including lions, elephants, rhinos, leopards and buffalo, as well as taking in some spectacular natural landscapes, and including a trip to the foot of the world's largest extinct volcanic crater.

Tour Highlights

  • Arusha    ·
  • Lake Manyara National Park    ·
  • Serengeti    ·
  • Ngorongoro Crater    ·
  • Lake Manyara    ·
  • Tarangire National Park    ·

Full Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arusha to Lake Manyara National Park

Your adventure begins as you depart Arusha this afternoon and pass through the Masai Steppe, past picturesque African villages and maize, coffee and banana plantations. Your destination is Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge, perched on the edge of the Rift Valley with stunning views over the distant Lake Manyara.

Standard Lake Manyara Serena

Day 2: Lake Manyara to Serengeti

This morning you'll enjoy breakfast at the lodge before a morning game drive in Lake Manyara National Park, where you can expect to see hippos, monkeys, lions, flamingos and a huge range of other birdlife. You'll return to the lodge for lunch before driving to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. You'll stay at Serengeti Serena Lodge, from where you'll enjoy panoramic views across the Serengeti. Accommodation is in a series of traditional domed "rondavels", widely spaced throughout the grounds, shaded by acacia trees.

Standard Serengeti Serena Lodge

Day 3: Serengeti National Park

Today you'll enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in Serengeti National Park, where you can expect to see all of "The Big Five" (elephant, rhino, lion, leopard and buffalo), as well as wildebeest and their predators.

Standard Serengeti Serena Lodge

Day 4: Serengeti National Park

After breakfast this morning you'll depart for Ngorongoro, stopping en route for a picnic lunch before continuing to Ngorongoro Serena Lodge, set high on the rim of Ngorongoro Crater, one of Africa's best-known wildlife arenas and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The crater is a unique biosphere, home to 25,000 large mammals, including elephants, rhinos and lions. The atmospheric lodge takes its design inspiration from the nearby prehistoric site of Olduvai Gorge, with walls decorated with stylised cave paintings and lit by torches.

Standard Ngorongoro Serena Lodge

Day 5: Ngorongoro Crater

This morning you'll make the 2,000 foot descent into Ngorongoro Crater, the world’s largest intact volcanic caldera, to explore its forest, swamps, lakes and springs, grassland and sandy dunes. Here you'll enjoy a picnic lunch, served overlooking a small lake populated with hippos, before returning to the lodge in the late afternoon.

Standard Ngorongoro Serena Lodge

Day 6: Lake Manyara to Tarangire National Park

This morning you'll travel south-east, past Lake Manyara and Mto wa Mbu village, through wheat plains and coffee plantations, to Tarangire National Park. You'll enjoy a game drive en route to your lodge, where you'll have lunch and perhaps take a swim, before an afternoon game drive. Tarangire National Park is home to the greatest concentration of elephants in Africa, as well as leopards and over 400 bird species.

Standard Tarangire Sopa Lodge

Day 7: Tarangire National Park to Arusha

Tarangire National Park to Arusha This morning you'll head north-east back to Arusha, where your tour comes to an end.

Prices

Standard fr £1803pp

Valid between:

  • 01/11/2016 - 15/12/2016

Rates based on twinshare

Price includes

  • · Seat in 4x4 vehicle with photo roof max 7 clients
  • · Services of an English speaking driver-guide
  • · Guaranteed window seat
  • · Game Drives and Crater Tour
  • · One bottle of mineral water per person per day
  • · 6 nights accommodation on Full Board basis

NOT included

  • · International flights

International flights not included unless otherwise stated

 
 
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