07 December 2016
Safaris in beautiful Tanzania take you on a voyage through legends of Great White Hunters and the intrepid explorers of the past. And on this six day tour of the largest country in East Africa you will experience the ultimate exotic adventure, visiting legendary places such as the Serengeti and the Ngorongoro Crater and seeing the biggest concentration of wildlife on the planet. This safari makes a great holiday in itself or a wonderful add on to any trip to the Dark Continent.
Your safari tour begins with lunch in Arusha before beginning the drive to Lake Manyara. Once there, enjoy an evening game drive in the national park with every chance of seeing hippos, monkeys, tree climbing lions, flamingos and a variety of bird life. Dinner and overnight at a camp in Mto wa Mbu.
Today you travel to the Serengeti National Park with picnic lunches where you have an afternoon game drive in the endless plains of the Serengeti. See the great herds of wildebeest, zebras and gazelles and prides of lions lounging in the shade. Dinner and overnight under canvas in the Serengeti.
Today is spent viewing the extensive wildlife in the Serengeti. There are morning and evening game drives viewing the animals when they are at their most active before and after the heat of the day with every chance of seeing the Big Five - lion, buffalo, elephant. leopard and rhino. Overnight camping in the Serengeti.
Today you drive to the Ngorongoro Conservation area passing through Olduvai Gorge, site of Louis and Mary Leakey's famous archaeological discoveries including some of mans earliest known ancestral remains. Continue to Ngorogoro for diner and overnight at Simba campsite.
Today you will descend 2,000 feet to the floor of the crater for a half day tour. Explore the forest areas inhabited by monkeys and elephants, the lake area where you will see flamingos and the open Savannah where the lions hunt their prey. Return to the camp then drive on to Karatu for dinner and overnight in tents.
Today your safari tour comes to an end. But there will be time for more game viewing before you are driven back to Arusha to pick up your onward flight or begin your journey home having experienced one of the best safari experiences that Tanzania has to offer.
Standard Rate fr £1467pp
Rates based on twinshare
International flights not included unless otherwise stated