Sectors cover:Arusha Coffee Lodge|Tarangire Treetops| The Manor at Ngorongoro| Serengeti / Arusha| Kibale NP | Semliki NP | Queen Elizabeth NP | Bwindi Impenetrable NP | Entebbe
Day 1 : Welcome to Tanzania!
Upon arrival at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO) our representative will welcome you and you
will be chauffeured to The Arusha Coffee Lodge. Here you will enjoy a complimentary upgrade to one of our 12 Plantation Suites.Your stay at The Arusha Coffee Lodge is on an all-inclusive basis (includes all meals, drinks (premium drinks excluded), laundry service and transfers).Dinner Overnight
Day 2:After breakfast and a briefing on your SkySafari, enjoy a Coffee Tour on the plantation. After an Alfresco Lunch in the gardens of the lodge you will be chauffeured to Arusha Airport for your flight to Kuro Airstrip in Tarangire National Park. On arrival at the airstrip, the Tarangire Treetops team will meet you for a game drive in Tarangire National Park ending in Treetops’ Private Reserve. You will arrive at Tarangire Treetops in time for sundowners.Your stay here at Tarangire Treetops is for 2 nights in a Tree House, and is on an all-inclusive basis (includes all meals, drinks (premium drinks excluded), laundry service, transfers, game drives and scheduled activities). Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Day 3: After breakfast at Treetops you will enjoy a full day of activities including game drives, a visit to an authentic Masai village, a game walk, sundowners in the bush and a night game drive.Lunch and dinner will be served at Treetops. Breakfast Lunch Dinner Overnight
Day 4:After breakfast you will enjoy a morning game drive through Tarangire National Park. Stop at leisure for a picnic lunch on your way to Kuro Airstrip and connect to Manyara Airstrip. On arrival, our team from The Manor at Ngorongoro will meet you and transfer you to The Manor where you will arrive in time for high-tea.Here, your 2-night stay will be in a cottage on an all-inclusive basis (includes all meals, drinks (premium drinks excluded), laundry service, transfers, game drives and scheduled activities).BreakfastLunch Dinner Overnight
Day 5: After breakfast, an our vehicle will drive you down the crater for a full day of exploration of theNgorongoro Crater. A picnic hamper lunch will be served on the crater floor. After lunch, you will exploremore of the crater before heading back to the Manor for the evening cocktails, dinner and overnight.Breakfast Lunch Dinner Overnight Serengeti Pioneer Camp /Serengeti Migration Camp
Day 6: Today, you have the option of visiting Lake Manyara National Park or staying at the lodge to explore the estate. Choose from a host of activities including horseback riding, cycling, an estate tour, a massagetreatment or you may opt to just relax. After lunch you will be driven to Manyara airstrip for your onward flight to the Serengeti, where you will stay at either Serengeti Pioneer Camp or Serengeti Migration Camp.
The choice of Camp will be made in advance of your arrival to Tanzania with the decision based on which location will provide the optimum game-viewing opportunities. Both Camps provide exceptional accommodations and are located close to the migratory path of the wildebeests Migration. However each Camp benefits from resident wildlife – all-year round. Enjoy full-day game drives, bush luncheons and dinners as well as evenings under the stars at the Camps.
You will spend the next 2 nights in a luxurious safari tent, on all-inclusive basis (includes all meals, drinks(premium drinks excluded), laundry service, transfers, game drives and scheduled activities).
Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner Overnight Serengeti Pioneer Camp / Serengeti Migration Camp
Day 7: After breakfast you will spend the full day exploring the vast Serengeti. Enjoy a lunch in the bush, after which the afternoon will be spent game viewing. You will return to your camp in time for sundowners and dinner.Breakfast Lunch Dinner Overnight
Day 8:Watch a spectacular sunrise whilst staying at Pioneer Camp or stretch your legs on a game walk if you are staying at Migration Camp. Lunch will be served at the lodge and thereafter a game drive en route to the airstrip for your flight back to Arusha. On arrival you will be welcomed and met by our representative and chauffeured to Arusha Coffee Lodge.
Day 9: Check-out-Transfer to Kilimanjaro International Airport,Nairobi for your flight to Entebbe. Check in at the resort/hotel.PM tour of the wildlife educational centre followed by a sunset cruise.Meals and overnight at Lake Victoria Serena Resort/2friends beach hotel
Day 10: Breakfast-check out-Drive/Fly to Kibale/Semliki National Park .Meals and overnight at Kyaninga Lodge/Kibale Primates Lodge/Semliki Safari Lodge/Papaya Lake Lodge
Day 11:Full day chimp habituation in Kibale /Half day chimp tracking in Kibale/Semliki National Parks.Meals and overnight at the lodge
Day 12:Breakfast-check out-Drive to Queen Elizabeth National Park as you cross the imaginary equator line for a photography moment.Meals and overnight at Kyambura Gorge Lodge/Kasenyi Safari Camp/Mweya Safari Lodge
Day 13: AM Game drive around the Kasenyi Kob mating grounds and crater followed by water safari on the Kazinga Channel.Meals and overnight at the Camp/Lodge
Day 14: Breakfast-checkout-Drive to Ishasha sector.Check-in at the Lodge-lunch followed by sunset game drive.Meals and overnight at Enjojo Lodge/ Ishasha Wilderness Camp
Day 15: AM Game drive followed by bush breakfast.Checkout-transfer to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.Meals and overnight at Bwindi Lodge/Buhoma Lodge/Clouds Mountain Gorilla Lodge/Gorilla Forest Camp
Day 16: Full Gorilla Habituation/Tracking Experience. The guides will then take you through the bush pushing your way through the undergrowth, parting thick creepers, to track the gorillas.The trek can take from half an hour to 7 hours – a reasonable degree of fitness is required as well as a sturdy pair of walking shoes. These apes are shy and once you are close to the group the guides will ask you to leave behind your bags as no food items should be carried close to them. It is an experience you can share through your camera lenses as you watch and photograph what Africa has to offer.Meals and overnight at the Camp/ Lodge
Day 17: If you are staying at Buhoma you will have an opportunity to visit the Gorilla research clinic to experience a day in the life of a Gorilla field researcher. Analyze the Gorilla dung collected from the nests of the previous days track to establish the health of the family. The dung analysis is a big part of the work done by the researchers to establish gorilla health of the family. Visit the front-line communities that directly come in contact with the gorilla families, the gorillas not only eat what is in their gardens but also come into contact with human diseases that can be transported to the families.
The only long-term and sustainable method to improve the gorillas’ health is by improving the health of the people living around the park, and not just the people, but their livestock as well.Return to the camp/lodge for hot lunch-check out and fly back to Entebbe.
Meals and overnight at Lake Victoria Serena Resort.
You choose to extend your safari with stays at the beach in Mombasa,Diani,Watamu,Lamu Zanzibar or Gorilla tracking experience in Rwanda.